Ken Gootnick is a management consultant working with Cydcor since 2007. Gootnick creates and develops strategy for key leadership and pursues new business relationships. At Cydcor he has provided executive coaching, strategic planning, leadership development, team building, executive retreat facilitation and mid-market strategy.
Gootnick has more than 25 years of experience managing sales, marketing, operations, personnel and finance. For more than 15 years, Gootnick has held leadership positions with the Young Presidents’ Organization (YPO) and Young Entrepreneurs’ Organization (YEO).
Prior to partnering with Cydcor, Gootnick served as chief executive officer of Barry’s Ticket Service. He also held a previous position as interim chief executive officer at Campaigners, a high growth retail field sales and marketing agency.
Gootnick founded and operated four start-up companies including Sounding Board Consulting, Basketball Town, Gold Key Solutions and It’s All Greek To Me.
Gootnick holds a B.A. in international relations from the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA).