Marie Cosgrove is a successful author and entrepreneur with a proven track record of turning failing companies into profit centers. Among her successes is being fired from a medical device manufacturing company specializing in developing devices to help doctors diagnose concussions, traumatic brain injuries, dizziness, and vertigo, to purchasing the same company who had fired her. Eight years later, she continues to lead this company and has taken it international. She also grew a start-up medical device company specializing in arterial and vascular diagnostic solutions into a 14-million-dollar company within two years.
Marie has over 15 years' experience in the medical industry where she closely works with top neurologists and medical researchers on the brain's ability to rebuild neuropathways, which until recently was thought to be impossible.
A renowned international speaker, she talks about how we can rebuild these neurological connections, strengthen cognitive ability, and "unleash the genius mind" that is inside us all.
She has trained various organizations such as the Universities, Government Bodies, Ministry of Education, Churches, Women's Organization, US Embassy, and many others. She has shared the stage with motivational speaker Les Brown and New York Times best-selling authors Brian Tracy, Seth Godin, Dr. Robert Rohm and John Maxwell.
Marie serves on the Forbes Coaches Council and as President of the Advisory Council for the John Maxwell Team. She has been featured in Hispanic Executive magazine and recently was awarded the IChange Nations Golden Rule Award presented by the United Nations Ambassador of the Interfaith Peace-Building Initiative, Dr. Clyde Rivers. She was also awarded the ‘Equipping Others Culture Award” by Dr. John C. Maxwell, chosen out of 20,000 members.
Marie is a Certified Facilitator Instructor in the Round Table Method, by Global Priority Solutions., Certified Human Behavioral Coach, Dr. Paul Scheele Learning Systems, 'Reclaim the Brilliance" Certified Trainer, Certified DISC Personality Profile Facilitator, Business Coach and Trainer.
She is the founder of The Virtue Project, a non-profit specialized in assisting single moms and troubled teens learn personal, professional and entrepreneurial skills for success.