Spotlight Testimonials

Client Testimonials

“A HUGE thank you to the SL&A team for the great work this week at HHC.  Stuart Levine & Associates effectively designed and delivered Meeting Management. By training over 100 of our senior managers in meeting management common language/common practices, we will be able to boost productivity and increase our organizational leadership capacity.”
Dara Engle, Director of Human Resources, The Howard Hughes Corporation

“Bethpage Federal Credit Union has been ranked #1 in the Mid-Atlantic region in member service by the leading global research firm for financial institutions. We would like to thank Stuart Levine & Associates for helping us to achieve this distinction.”
Linda Armyn , Vice President Corporate Development/Government Affairs, Bethpage Federal Credit Union

I could not have achieved our current success without the support of Stuart Levine & Associates in creating a tremendously effective board of directors and providing a leadership structure for our organization. We now have the foundation in place to continue to build on our success based on our family vision and customer-oriented focus.
Jim D’Addario, Chairman and CEO
, J D’Addario and Company, Inc.

“Thank you for the unprecedented and truly magical coaching and navigation that have exponentially exploded my results and value to Verizon.  Winning the Eagle Award, the highest VP award given by Verizon’s Chairman has been a true culmination of my continuing work with Stuart Levine & Associates.”
Mahmoud El-Assir, Former Vice President – Sales and Marketing Systems, Verizon

“SL&A provides the right education and the right deliverables for today’s challenges.  Other consulting firms do not offer the intimate environment needed for true development and learning.  With other processes, much of the heavy lifting gets pushed back to the board members.  The SL&A process creates ownership.”
Shawn Gilfedder, President and CEO of McGraw-Hill Federal Credit Union

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Speaking Engagements Testimonials

“ Stuart Levine helped to organize the content and facilitated our most successful governance webinar yet with over 500 participants, to ensure a meaningful experience for directors and CEOs.  The staff at NACD appreciates his commitment to learning and sharing his deep expertise and perspective with our members on an ongoing basic.”
Ken Daly , President & CEO, 
National Association of Corporate Directors

“Stuart R. Levine was the closing keynote speaker at our April 2015 HANYS Benefit Services Human Resources Conference.  His blending of concepts from Cut to the Chase and The Six Fundamentals of Success, combined with real life stories and practical examples for improving strategic communication and effective meeting management left participants engaged.  Attendees were inspired to go back to the workplace to embrace change, move their cultures and achieve better quality healthcare outcomes for the customers and patients they serve through more impactful leadership.”
Melissa Feck, SPHR, Vice President, Human Resources & HERF (Healthcare Educational and Research Fund) Healthcare Association of New York State

“A top-rate facilitator/speaker, Stuart designed and delivered an exceptional program for our highest producing sales brokers that stimulated our thinking, created a team-building experience and provided significant next steps for improving results in the coming year.”
Mark A. Jaccom, Former Chief Executive Officer, Colliers International 
Colliers International

“Your presentation to all the employee owners at ViaTech Publishing Solutions at our National Sales Conference was right on target for our audience. You did a terrific job. Your organization understands that success is not just about all the hardware and software, but has a direct link to what I call humanware. It was a pleasure dealing with Stuart Levine & Associates.”
Tom Bergenholtz, Vice President, Global Sales ViaTeach Publishing Solutions

“Your message and style of delivery as our keynote speaker combined to make a fantastic presentation!  As a business futurist, your sharing of critical trends that will occur and how every manager can prepare and position themselves and their organizations to meet these challenges in a realistic way was inspiring. Our members left feeling motivated to immediately implement changes at work in order to become more effective leaders.”
Margaret Buzzell, Executive Director, Advancement for Commerce, Industry & Technology

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Acclaim for Stuart R. Levine’s Wall Street Journal Business Best Seller The Six Fundamentals of Success

“Can help anyone (regardless of their personal goals) navigate a successful career.”
USA Today

“An important primer for anyone who wants to make a difference in the workplace.”
Professor John Quelch, Charles Edward Wilson Professor of Business Administration, Harvard Business School

“Excellent!  This book is a leadership gem.  The six fundamentals are the true foundation of business success, providing tremendous value to anyone in the workplace looking to get on track and get results.  Proper execution of these fundamentals will make any business competitive.”
Subir Chowdhury, Management Consultant and Best Selling Author

“While there are no quick fixes, The Power of Fundamentals is a great book for a leader who’s stretched thin and wants to let his or her team know how to get things right.  I love this book!”
James Orsini, Chief Integration Officer, VaynerMedia

“The book is a superb read – easy to understand and practical in defining leadership expectations and behaviors. I wonderful how much more effective I would have been in previous supervisory roles if someone had shared such an insightful resource with me, Your six fundamentals are timeless, and from observing other organizations, I can attest to their value in achieving success.”
John M. Bell, Ph.D., Talent Management, Human Resources, USAA

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Acclaim for Stuart R. Levine’s Cut to the Chase

“An exceptional book for those who want to excel in their career, and live a balanced life.”
Sam Williamson, Managing Director, IBM

“We have partnered with Stuart Levine & Associates to bring in-house training to our staff and volunteers. Our goal was to improve effectiveness with communication and efficient use of time.  We achieved outstanding results! I love Stuart Levine’s books for training our staff, especially our management staff.  They are easy, quick reads and they literally Cut to the Chase, with tips and immediate action steps to improve professional effectiveness.  I highly recommend Stuart’s books and Stuart Levine & Associate’s training programs.”
Paula Stopera, President/CEO, Capital Communications Federal Credit Union

“Cut to the Chase is full of great lessons about how to set expectations and communicate clearly up and down the organization.”
Michael Dowling, President and CEO, Northwell Health

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Acclaim for Stuart R. Levine KnowledgeBank Articles

“Your writing is thought provoking. You never cease to amaze with the wide scope and depth of your articles. All of your fellow directors are in your debt for your informative articles like Being Mindful Prepares a Foundation for Growth. You have set a very high standard for ‘thought leadership. Your scholarship and leadership command respect.”
The Honorable Carlos C. Campbell, NACD Board Leadership Fellow, NACD 2011 Director 100

“Great advice and insight in your article Management Effectiveness Is More Important Now. I am particularly inspired by your ‘setbacks make us stronger theme today given the markets/times we are in.”
John Hogan, President and Chief Operating Officer, Broadridge Financial Solutions

“Great article, Setting the Stage for Innovation Success! Helpful while putting together my next year business plan.”
Sarah Vasquez, EVP Management and Operations, The Howard Hughes Corporation

“I love Levine on Leadership.”
Christopher York Clark, President & Publisher, NACD Directorship Magazine

“Your articles are very insightful and as always, pleasingly to the point!”
Pamela Kunkemoeller, VP and General Counsel, Wilson, A Schlumberger Company

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