The Dealmaker Company Programmes – Head Facilitator
Leigh Harrison is the Managing Director of Belvue Consulting, one of the leading Distributors of The Dealmaker Company’s suite of programmes. Leigh has been facilitating the programmes for a number of years and has developed a client base that now includes BT Communications, Barloworld Equipment, and ACSA. Her programmes have also been attended by renowned female artists Sibongile Khumalo and Keketso Semoko.
As a Specialist Consultant in the field of communication, Leigh has facilitated the formation of new boards for organisations and created network opportunities for business owners to develop and grow their companies. Her client base has ranged from prominent organisations such as Sappi and Discovery to SME’s and Public Benefit Organisations.
In 2006 she co-authored a book that was published in South Africa and the United States, where it has done particularly well.
Leigh has a sound academic background having completed an undergraduate degree at Rhodes University and a Master’s Degree (cum laude) in Linguistics at the University of Stellenbosch. Her studies have equipped her for an extensive career focused on communications.
Leigh’s career originally began in leadership development for community organisations, where she negotiated with overseas donors to ensure the viability of local projects. She has focused on the development of interpersonal, as well as intrapersonal communication, for a number of years. This has involved enabling people to understand how their thought processes affect their behaviour and therefore the successful outcome of their goals.
One of Leigh’s strengths is her ability to relate to people in all their diversity making her an excellent Facilitator of The Dealmaker Company programmes. Aside from her enthusiasm for business, Leigh is a passionate traveller.
Joan Osterloh (Country Manager) Forrester Research
“Leigh is engaging and makes the course very interesting”
Angela Carle (Self-employed) Corporate Training Facilitator
“I loved your style Leigh”