London, United Kingdom, --(PR.com)-- ActionCOACH, the world's number one business and executive coaching firm in the world, recently held its regional EMEA (Europe, Middle East & Africa) conference at the London Metroploe Hotel.
This conference was the meeting ground of the best Business Coaches from these three regions.
The conference culminated in the company's annual awards dinner to honor the "best of best" in business coaching at this regional level.
Antonio Ribeiro from Portugal won the "Employee/Associate Coach of the Year" award.
ActionCOACH founder and CEO Brad Sugars presented this award.
"Antonio has been a great asset to his firm – and it is an honor to present this award to him," Sugars said.
Ribeiro believes that business is built on trust and he trusts ActionCOACH to be a powerful medium that helps keep him focused and consistently above the line.
"I believe the ActionCOACH model has also helped me in developing a positive mindset and an active approach toward both life and business," he said. "Even in times of uncertainty and doubt, ActionCOACH has proven mechanisms and systems to protect small and medium sized businesses in a tough market place."
Ribeiro's plans for 2009 are focused on developing his clients' businesses in terms of not only profits but also overall management and quality of life
"I also plan to increase my assertiveness and my own results in terms of the five-year plan set up for my own business," he said. "This award gives me immense pleasure as it validates my success. I feel honored that ActionCOACH decided to honor me for my team efforts."
ActionCOACH is the world's number one business coaching and executive coaching firm, with more than 1,000 offices in 26 countries.