Welcome to our 11 Questions series where we ask random Storm Cloud clients 11 questions that dive deep into the core of who they really are. We certainly enjoyed learning more about Dan and we hope you do to!
Dan Chiodo is the CEO of Impact Training and Development. He is a Certified Mastermind Executive Coach and he teaches courses in leadership development, communication, sales, customer service and time management, with a focus on hands-on learning strategies. Dan is also an author having written “PerfectTIMING”. One of his biggest passions is helping people from all walks of life get to their very highest level of performance.
When Dan is not helping businesses and executives, he enjoys taking cruises with his wife, Debra, indulging in a good cup of coffee at his favorite coffee shop, and the occasional glass of wine while watching the sunsets in Florida.
What Brought you to Storm Cloud Marketing?
Today’s world can be very confusing and time-consuming if an organization tries to navigate things on their own. Storm really gets what I am all about. They know how to listen and then act on what it is I am trying to achieve.
What services do you utilize the Storm team for?
Digital marketing, podcast production, advertising on social media outlets, covers for my books, and general marketing strategy.
Who is your favorite Storm team member? (We won’t tell!)
That is an impossible question. I really can't do without any of them, since they are part of my life in what I do: Jessi is flawless in execution. Shane always comes up with a unique point about any subject. Candace knows how to embrace the right program to get shit done. Davida has an analytical mind that goes right to the root cause of things. Tony has remarkably diverse experience that serves him so well in this field. AND my Storm journey all started with Dustin. He is a remarkable visionary who knows how to accomplish almost anything he goes after.
What are 3 of the most important websites you use for your business every day?
What is one piece of advice you would give someone who is interested in pursuing a career in your field?
I feel as if my field is so relevant to the world. People need help in achieving goals. They just don’t know how great they are and need someone to champion them to success!
What are you most looking forward to for your business in the coming year?
It’s going to be an amazing year! My business is growing, and I see ways to help so many people and organizations...and of course Storm has been a BIG player in all of that. If a person finds the right field for them, they can change the world.
Who has been the most influential person in your career?
One of the presidents of Dow Jones. He showed me how to execute with grace, style, and enjoyment of exploration.
What is one thing you couldn’t live without and why?
The Wall Street Journal. It’s been around forever, yet it recreates itself to be relevant—especially in predicting what will be happening in the big picture.
Android or iPhone? Why?
iPhone. Because I’m cool.
What song is currently on repeat to you?
Like An Animal - RUFUS DU SOL
What are your top 3 favorite movies?
- The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel
- Christmas Vacation
We hope you enjoyed getting to know our friend Dan Chiodo, of Impact Training & Development! If you are interested in learning even more about Dan’s company and the services he offers, check out his website!