Patrick Ewers, Executive Coach

patrickPatrick is an executive coach and the founder of Mindmaven, a company that teaches professionals to generate more opportunities by introducing experience-based relationship management. In short, Mindmaven helps professionals drive growth by increasing the overall mindshare they enjoy within their professional network. The more you are “Top of Mind”, the higher their ability to connect you with the right opportunities. Patrick was called Silicon Valley’s top relationship management expert by Forbes. He has had the privilege of working with some of the industry’s heaviest hitters: companies such as First Round Capital, SGI, Fenwick and West and Silicon Valley Bank.

Patrick was also one of LinkedIn’s earliest team members, where he was responsible for launching and building LinkedIn’s affinity-based networking solution called “LinkedIn for Groups.”

His core passion is bringing people together, distributing knowledge among them and helping them live a more fulfilled life by focusing on meaningful relationships. Patrick holds a graduate business degree from the University of Regensburg, Germany, where he graduated in the top 5% of his class. Before becoming a Family father of two energetic boys, Patrick and his wife spent 10 months traveling and exploring how other cultures live contentful lives. They named it the “Fabric of Happiness” tour. To read more about the tour, please visit: www.ewers.biz.

If you are interested in learning how Mindmaven actually came to be we recommend reading this blogpost.

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