Catherine Bell is author of the influential business book The Awakened Company. A best seller one week after its release, it won the Nautilus Book Award in leadership and business, chosen as 8 of The Best Leadership Books of 2015. She now consults extensively on The Awakened Company and it applications. She has worked worldwide with Fortune 500 companies and is devoted to helping entrepreneurs grow their organizations. Catherine co-founded BluEra, an executive search and team transformation company that was recently on the Profit 500 list two years in a row. The company was recently purchased (September 2016) by the largest search firm in the world, DHR. At DHR, she leads select senior executive searches. Catherine has an MBA from the Smith School of Business at Queen’s University, a sociology degree from Western University, is certified in the Enneagram, is a yoga instructor, and is an avid community volunteer, she most recently sat on the Board of the Distress Centre.