2016 Conative Excellence Award Finalists

Kolbe Corp believes in recognizing and celebrating thoughtful users of Kolbe Wisdom™
To do this, we will be honoring winners of three awards for conative excellence. 
Winners will be announced at the Conation Nation Symposium 
Awards Luncheon on Thursday, September 22, 2016


Kolbe Professional Award:

for Individual Leadership in Building Conative Excellence

This award honors a person who has used their Kolbe expertise to make a significant and sustained difference for an organization or individuals.

Warren Barry

Instinctive Solutions, Inc.

Andrea MacKenzie

Consultant & Founder
Lead With Harmony

Chandon Thorell 

Senior Consultant  

Celeste J. Ross

Founder/Lead Consultant

Jon Hubbard

Director of Business

Sandra Wiley

Inside Out Ventures, LLC.
Boomer Consulting, Inc.

Kolbe Enterprise Award:

for Organizational Leadership in Building Conative Excellence

This award honors an enterprise for using the Kolbe System™ to achieve success in major projects that can be demonstrated with objective results (such as increased profitability, employee and customer satisfaction or decreased costs).

The Driving Force, Inc.

Established in 1978, DRIVING FORCE offers corporate and retail vehicle rentals, sales and leasing services in over 20 locations across Canada, from B.C. to Newfoundland Labrador to beyond the Arctic Circle. Our experienced team of over 500 professionals works together to ensure our customers’ transportation needs are met – and that their expectations for quality customer care are exceeded. 

La Macchia Enterprises

La Macchia Enterprises’ (LME), vision is to create an extraordinary End-to-End vacation experience for each customer.  LME has under its umbrella The Mark Travel Corporation, which owns and manages respected vacation brands including Funjet Vacations, United Vacations and Southwest Vacations and a technology company, Trisept Solutions, the developer of leisure travel technology and distribution featuring VAX VacationAccess and Xcelerator.


Mainstreet is a national company specializing in real estate development, value investments and health care. As the nation’s largest developer of transitional care properties, Mainstreet has been recognized by Senior Housing News, winning the Architecture & Design Award in 2013, 2014 and 2015, and has been named to the Inc. 500l5000 five times since 2010. For additional information, visit www.mainstreetinvestment.com.

Scheduling Institute

Over 25 years ago, Jay Geier discovered the concept and new patient generation secret that became the Scheduling Institute. For more than 13 years, the Scheduling Institute has been teaching doctors and their staff worldwide a unique process for new patient generation and practice expansion that is truly amazing. It leads to extraordinary growth, higher income, and exceptional quality of life. Along the way, Jay and the Scheduling Institute also discovered the Kolbe Concept and have been using it ever since throughout the company. To date, our company has taught the Kolbe Concept to over 703 small medical offices and their teams and we have been the reason 29,862 Kolbe As have been completed.


Kolbe Founder's Award:

for Furthering Research and Awareness of the Kolbe Wisdom™

Kathy Kolbe will award an individual who has demonstrated long-term contributions that further research in and broaden the awareness of the Kolbe Wisdom.