Boyd Ober, President and CEO of Leadership Resources was recognized as the 2014 World Motivator of the Year by Leadership Management, Inc., (LMI). LMI has 141 Licensees in the United States and nearly 1,000 licensees in 70 countries. “The award is presented to the LMI Licensee who best exemplifies the LMI concept and has distinguished himself through outstanding service to clients, sales associates and other LMI Licensees.” Randy Slechta, CEO and President LMI.
Boyd Ober’s desire to help others achieve success inspired him to found Leadership Resources in 2003 and continues to fuel his passion today. “The World Motivator of the Year Award is both exciting and humbling. These awards only happen as a result of being blessed with a tremendously talented team, a group of remarkable clients, great mentors and an extremely supportive family.” Boyd Ober, President and CEO of Leadership Resources.
As President and CEO of Leadership Resources, Boyd Ober offers clients a unique perspective from a number of experiences, ranging from business ownership to roles in government and corporate settings. Gifted in helping leaders establish vision for themselves as well as their organizations, Boyd combines poignant questions with active listening to help clients clarify strategy, adjust behavior, and make a difference in the world around them. An avid advocate of the success chain, Boyd is deeply devoted to his clients and employees, bringing passion, humor, and extensive knowledge to the development process.
Ober is an avid supporter of the local community in both Omaha and Lincoln and has established Leadership Resources as an active member of each city’s Chamber of Commerce. Personally, he donates his time to a number of local organizations including Foundation for Lincoln Public Schools Board, Tabitha Inc. Board, Lincoln Independent Business Association, and the Lincoln Partnership for Economic Development. Graduating with a master’s degree in economics from South Dakota State University, Boyd believes in actively learning and developing daily by putting himself in scenarios with other business leaders to bring best practices and experience to the Leadership Resources team and clients. He and Megan, his wife of over 25 years, have three children: Matt, Maddie, and Alex. In his spare time, he enjoys spending time with his family, traveling, golfing, coffee conversations, and helping with church activities.
Ober was presented with the 2014 World Motivator of the Year Award at the 2015 Annual World Convention of Leadership Management, Inc., (LMI) in San Antonio, Texas. LMI franchisees and sales associates from throughout the world were in attendance. Convention highlights included presentations by Leadership Management, Inc.’s CEO & President Randy Slectha, plus many top award winners from around the world.
Leadership Management, Inc., headquartered in Waco, Texas is one of the world’s largest producers of executive, management and leadership development programs. Founded in 1966 by Paul J. Meyer, its products are marketed in more than 70 countries in 23 languages.