Gold Coast, Australia, --(PR.com)-- ActionCOACH, the world's number one business and executive coaching franchise in the world, recently hosted its 2009 Asia Pacific conference at the Gold Coast International Hotel in Queensland's stunning Gold Coast in Australia.
ActionCOACH founder and CEO Brad Sugars presented the ProfitCLUB award to Strongman, who is based in Victoria, Australia.
"Ray has been extremely successful in conducting ProfitCLUB, which is one of our best programs and he has achieved great success with it," Sugars said.
Strongman was honored by the recognition.
"It's a great honor to win this prestigious award," he said. "Being a successful ActionCOACH is extremely challenging, but with the territory come some huge wins with clients and I would not trade these thrills for anything else in the world."
Strongman's plans for 2009 are built around creating a sense of community amongst his clients.
"My plans for my business are to grow the circle of influence around my coaching practice and to build a greater sense of community amongst my clients," he said.
The business coaching category has come a long way since 1993 when Sugars began building a series of workshops and seminars from a small room in a suburb of Brisbane, Australia. A nascent industry at the time, it is today the second fastest growing industry, next only to IT.
Recent research studies have revealed that 58% of businesses use the services of a Business Coach. This same study also found that you can increase your profit margin by an average of 46% by working with a Business Coach.
ActionCOACH Business Coaches have years of past corporate and business experience and help their clients by using ActionCOACH's proven and tested systems that guarantee success in any industry – irrespective of the economy. This has helped ActionCOACH become the undisputed leader in business coaching.
ActionCOACH is the world's number one business coaching and executive coaching firm, with more than 1,000 offices in 26 countries.