"Experience with the Future."SM

Jerry Matthews assists organizations and individuals in creating successful futures.

He does that through consulting, speaking, and facilitating. This includes assisting with strategic thinking, mergers and consolidations, executive recruiting, organizational analysis, and coaching.

Experience is the most valuable asset. Nothing can substitute. Not research. Not supposition. Not talk. Nothing. Experience matters.

Jerry Matthews has experience with the future.

During his 27 years of experience as the CEO of the largest trade associations in Illinois and Florida, he created a vast array of new programs, products and services. He is recognized nationally for interpreting future trends and concepts through presentations, articles, books and videos. Jerry has actual CEO experience of managing large associations through market cycles and challenges.

As a consultant for the last nine years, Jerry has completed dozens of consulting projects assisting clients to advance their organizations. He has completed hundreds of presentations and strategic thinking events and workshops. Jerry specializes in creating new strategic structures and facilitating change.

Jerry's personal interaction with thousands of professionals and dozens of organizations gives him a deep understanding of business challenges and changes. This creates perceptive presentations, realistic strategic sessions, and solid consulting advice. And he thoroughly enjoys the action – the debate – the creativity – the fun – of interactive consulting sessions.

Jerry has a BS degree from Samford University, and an MBA from Florida Atlantic University. He has earned the CAE designation as well as a Black Belt in Karate. Jerry was awarded the William Magel Award of Executive Excellence by the National Association of Realtors. He is a professional member of the National Speakers Association.

Jerry has unique experience from inside and outside the Realtor Association. He will assist you in creating a successful future.