Catherine Burdett is an EQ Coach. Catherine’s laugh is infectious. It’s clear this professional certified coach loves what she does and does what she loves. Specializing in team and leadership development using emotional intelligence competencies as the cornerstone, Catherine’s unique blend of coaching, teaching and facilitation, guides her clients to realize ROI in all aspects of their lives.
We all seek to be fulfilled in our lives, to be passionate and purposeful, to be connected and to contribute. I am honoured to work with clients from all walks of life and leadership to enhance self awareness, to define goals and design accountable action plans for long-term sustainable change.
Well qualified to assist others achieve success in work and life, Catherine brings 25 years of hospitality / tourism sales, marketing and leadership experience to EITC. With extensive global travel, Catherine has delighted in working with luxury hotel clients across diverse cultural backgrounds to design and deliver sales and leadership training, development and coaching. A career with Sheraton Hotels and Resorts in Canada culminated in the successful opening and positioning of the Sheraton Suites Calgary Eau Claire as a recognized leader and innovator in hospitality. Catherine was a pioneer in establishing standards for industry education in Alberta having served on the Alberta Tourism Education Council where she chaired both the Program Review and Standards Certification Committee.
Catherine is a Past Director with ICF Calgary (2 terms) and holds two professional coaching designations earned through the Coaches Training Institute’s Co-Active coaching program at the University of Calgary and the International Coach Federation. She is professionally certified in the use of the Emotional Quotient Inventory (EQ-i 2.0) and EQ 360 psychometric assessments working with clients realize success in both their personal and professional lives.