If you’ve read our story, then you know that being a buffalo is a better choice than being a cow. While this seems obvious, it’s not easy. We help teams and leaders embrace the buffalo mindset and experience the massive benefits of doing so.
Meet our herd of experts and let us know how we can help your team transform and grow.
Ron Kaminski – Founder, CEO
Ron has been helping organizations and leaders build high performance teams that know how to win since 2003. An expert in company culture, Ron specializes in creating highly effective meetings, strategic planning and leadership development. He’s an active EO member, entrepreneur, master facilitator, dad and wannabe world traveler. If your culture needs improving, Ron’s the guy to call.
Pete Honsberger – Director of Client Services
A lifelong Clevelander, Pete heads up our team building operation as a lead facilitator. He’s passionate about helping teams strengthen relationships and perform at a high level. His M.A. in communications, athletic coaching experience and time spent in multiple industries prepared him for a career in company culture. When he’s not working, you’ll find Pete at a local sporting event or playing a guitar.
Mark Ludwig – Senior Facilitator
Mark arrived at CultureShoc after a successful career at Chart Industries. As VP of HR and Global Risk & Process Improvement, he traveled the world improving the organization at every turn. We love that Mark brings perspective and a results-or-nothing approach to all his sessions. When he isn’t with clients, Mark is passionate about his family, helping non-profits and running.
Kimberly Dyer – EOS Implementer
Kimberly joins the CultureShoc herd after successfully providing structure and strategy for several lifelong entrepreneurs and start-ups. With a focus on product and project management, she brings a clear understanding of how to make things run better. When she’s not with clients, Kimberly loves working with nonprofit boards and their leadership teams to bring about organizational and operational improvement. To fulfill their love of travel and culture, Kimberly and her family have been to six different continents, all while never losing a piece of luggage!
Sarah Coakley – Culture & Engagement Strategist
If there’s one thing that passionately drives Sarah, it’s people. Her belief is that an engaged employee doing what they do best is the game changer for businesses to grow exponentially in success and profitability. For 12 years, Sarah was the steward of Hyland Software’s well recognized culture. Sarah’s goal is to share her knowledge and talent in the engagement space to help other companies achieve high levels of success. When not at work, Sarah is an active mom, tireless shopper and dedicated yogi.
Bonnie Kaminski – Lead Facilitator (Charlotte)
Bonnie has been part of the Herd since 2003. In 2007, she successfully opened CultureShoc’s Charlotte office. Bonnie specializes in planning and facilitating team building events, especially those with a charitable component. Giving back is a life priority for her. When she’s not serving clients, you’ll find Bonnie enjoying her many grandchildren, traveling to the far reaches of the world with her husband or strumming her Ukulele.
Leigh McDermott – Administrative Specialist
With eight years of experience as an events coordinator, Leigh is CultureShoc’s resident meeting planner and event logistics guru. She’s known for dotting her i’s and crossing her t’s and if you need something, she’ll get it done. Outside of work, you’ll find Leigh chasing around twin daughters with her husband or volunteering with therapeutic riding programs.