Todd Cherches is the CEO & Co-Founder of BigBlueGumball, an innovative New York City-based, management & leadership consulting, training, and executive coaching firm. A fresh new addition to the Columbia faculty, Cherches is an award-winning adjunct professor at NYU where he teaches a popular graduate course entitled “Leadership and Team Building” for their HR Master’s program within their School of Professional Studies’ Division of Programs in Business. With over 25 years of international business experience, his expertise in leadership development, management training, and executive coaching focuses primarily around the areas of performance management, organizational effectiveness, communication, motivation, and teambuilding. Cherches is also a popular blogger, panelist, and keynote speaker on a wide range of leadership-related topics, with an expertise in the area of visual thinking & visual communication. He is currently in the process of writing his first book, entitled, VisuaLeadership. Prior to getting into the leadership development field, Cherches started his career in advertising at Ogilvy & Mather in NY, before moving out to L.A. where he spent ten years working in the television and theme park industries for a variety of companies including Disney and CBS.
He teaches The Practice of Leadership.