Change Consulting and Executive Coaching
Martius Mission and Values
Martius Group provides critical change management and organizational development solutions that energize purpose, engage people and empower performance for private companies and non-profits dealing with difficult transition situations. Our name is inspired by the Campus Martius of Rome, where people have been connecting in communities of commerce and excellence for thousands of years. We serve our clients and communities guided by five core values:
Joe Marzano is an accomplished business executive, educator, coach and nationally recognized expert on change management, organizational development, cultural engagement and personal communication practice.
As President of Martius Group LLC, Joe partners with private company and nonprofit governance boards and executive teams to assess, advise, coach and support them in developing strategic direction and leadership capacity. He specializes in public charter and private education, nonprofit management, entertainment, arts and culture, recreation, restaurant and hospitality, and professional services.
With over three decades of multi-sector experience in board and executive leadership, Joe has guided national and regional organizations through startup, growth, turnaround, transfer and crisis transition situations. After progressing from frontline sales and marketing to Chief Marketing Officer and General Manager roles with national organizations such as Time Inc and American Express, Joe served as president of several colleges and universities before founding Martius Group in 2013.
Joe has served as a board director for over a dozen organizations. He is a popular and thought provoking keynote speaker and strategic facilitator with corporate and special event audiences across the U.S., and has trained, coached and mentored hundreds of board members and executive leaders.
A seasoned world traveler and passionate culinary expert, Joe also creates and leads fun food-themed travel experiences for teams and private groups through his Cooking Commons® program.
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