Team Pegine Inc.
Pegine is quoted by The Wall Street Journal, HR Magazine, Washington Post, NY Times, and BusinessWeek.com as well as NPR Fresh Air, CNN and Univision affiliates and featured in Speaker Magazine, Latina Magazine, Convention Magazine, and Advantage Business Magazine. She keynoted with two US Presidents and authors John Maxwell and Suze Orman among others.
One of 8 women, and the only Latina, among 58 inductees into the Motivational Speakers Hall of Fame including Zig Ziglar, Tony Robbins and Dr Wayne Dyer. New York Newsday calls business woman Pegine “a walking one-woman antidote to workplace cynicism.” Pegine was the Latina leadership spokesperson for Clorox Latino.
Pegine (Peg-een) Echevarria, MSW, CSP is CEO of Team Pegine Inc. (TPI), is a leadership development company named #3 of the 2013 50 Fastest Growing Privately Held companies in North Florida, they work with government and corporate clients to engage, train and market to women and diverse communities worldwide. Her company’s expertise is providing scalable, strategic systems, coaching, events and programs to increase leadership and sales among women, Latinas & multicultural leadership groups. TPI produces large live simulation events for cultural negotiation using role players for the military. They received the rarely given CPARS (contract performance assessment reporting system) rating of exceptional by the DoD. The rating is given for contracts over one million dollars.
Pegine coaches female politicians, multimillionaires & corp. exec. who want to be on corporate boards, female entrepreneurs – including network marketing female leaders. Pegine’s coaching model uses professional role players to create scenarios so women can practice their new skills.
Pegine is on the board of the National Speakers Association and represents the association on the Global Federation of Speakers. She is one of 712 Certified Speaking Professional’s worldwide which is awarded after a rigorous audit for expertise, eloquence, enterprise and ethics.
One of the schools Pegine graduated from is the prestigious school of Hard Knocks. As a teen she was a member of Bronx girls’ gang, at 17 she decided to change her life. She went to Spain on her own, where she opened and sold two businesses at a profit before the age of 23.
Author of ‘Sometimes You Need to Kick Your Own Butt’, ‘Bragging Rights: Transform Your Team in 21 Days’ and ‘I’ve Got the Power To Lead & Think Big’.