MEET THE FOUNDER
Mindy Cook | Founder
Mindy Cook has a passion for connecting professionals together, being involved in her community and breathing belief into those she is mentoring. Mindy has volunteered with her community for years including Kalamazoo Regional Chamber of Commerce and her church on the women's ministry leadership team, leading a women's ministry for 14 years and most recently leading a women's small group.
Having lead and then owned a professional networking organization for 9 years, Mindy understands everything that goes on behind the scenes... and she loves it! Mindy's professional background includes two college degrees - graduating with honors. 12 years in the insurance industry, 19 years in direct sales and 9 years as small business owner. Mindy has trained hundreds of sales reps and has had the privilege of leading workshops including "How To Effectively Brand Yourself" with the Kalamazoo Regional Chamber of Commerce.
Mindy owns a Business Consulting and Sales Coaching Firm, Paratus Consulting as well as a Web Design & Social Media Management Business, Paratus Branding. She couldn't do what she does with her amazing team of professionals helping her!
Mindy has been married to Chris, since May 2000. Together they have two teenage sons, Cody & Evan and after just re-locating closer to Lake Michigan, Mindy couldn't be happier!