Joe Noonan

Joe Noonan brings his dynamic style of leadership training to a wide variety of organizations for over 20 years. He’s worked with Executive teams of international corporations such as GE, Fidelity, State Street Bank and IBM. He’s worked with numerous colleges and universities including Harvard, Cornell, MIT and JFK School of Government.

He has a reputation as a master speaker and facilitator who assists clients in generating more than they ever dreamed possible. Well over 90% of participants rate his programs as the best they’ve ever taken.

In addition to leading company-wide training initiatives and Executive Leadership retreats, Joe facilitates collaborations between clients and vendors, corporate and franchisees, management and labor. He’s helped numerous mergers and acquisitions move quickly and creatively into a new company culture. And he facilitates a very unique style of individual coaching with executives and CEOs, assisting them in transforming their personal and professional lives.

International Retreats  When working with teams, Joe often takes clients to an offsite location to do his work. They go to local conference centers, resorts and as far a field as Hawaii and the Caribbean.  He often uses adventure as a platform for change, and he’s taken his more adventuresome clients sailing, hiking, kayaking - even swimming with dolphins and sharks!

His work extends beyond the corporate world. He also works with owners, captains and crew in the Megayacht industry, combining his passion for teambuilding with his love of the ocean.

Joe lives in Florida and the Bahamas where he spends much of his time pursuing his passion for free-diving. In addition to his corporate work, Joe is the founder of Planetary Partners, and is an active advocate for the ocean and protecting dolphins and whales. As a part of this work, for the last fifteen years, he's been leading spiritual adventure retreats swimming with wild dolphins in the Caribbean and Hawaii.

Clients describe Joe as upbeat, joyous and authentic. He’s been called a ‘corporate shaman’ for the speed with which he helps teams and companies transform. Joe is a dynamic individual who brings great joy and passion to his work.