Eliakim Thorpe is a sought-after speaker, a business consultant, entrepreneur, author, and an authority on organizational transformation. He draws from his experience working with, and consulting for, Fortune 10 to Fortune 100 companies such as IBM, Whirlpool, General Motors, Chrysler, Pfizer and many others.
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Eliakim Thorpe's Bio
Eliakim Thorpe is a sought-after speaker, sought-after national radio thought-leader, a business consultant, and an authority on organizational transformation. He is the creator of the T.H.R.I.V.I.N.G. Organization: A New Philosophy to Transform Organizations, which is both a philosophy and a systematic process that Eliakim has created to help businesses create frameworks to become transformational organizations with externally- and internally-centered, purpose-driven, solution-focused, service-oriented and profit-savvy organizations with employees who are innovatively positioned to create lasting change within the company and in the world. Eliakim draws from his experience as an IT professional (Senior Network Engineer/Senior Network Architect), working with, and consulting for, Fortune 10 to Fortune 100 companies such as IBM, Whirlpool, General Motors, Chrysler, Pfizer and many others, as well as his experience running his own companies. A seasoned corporate professional and successful entrepreneur, who by the age of 28 was earning a six-figure income, Eliakim is also an ordained minister, a transformational speaker, a life architect, and author who has shared his corporate, family and spiritual philosophies with the likes of "Chicken Soup for the Soul" author Jack Canfield. Eliakim’s unique ability to lead and leverage the capabilities of cross-functional teams has allowed him to successfully launch and operate 7 separate businesses, sustaining annual revenues of over a million dollars.
Eliakim continues to work with businesses and corporations interested in empowering and motivating their staff to increase value to their organizations. He delivers entrepreneurial optimism to organizations by infusing them with creative problem solving, organizational development, organizational leadership, organizational strategy, streamlining processes to create greater efficiencies and more. Eliakim also provides coaching to entrepreneurs interested in developing their own businesses. In doing so, Eliakim has successfully transformed the minds of many looking to take their life and career to the next level.
“My mission is to awaken people to their purpose and destiny, so that they are authentically living what they were created to be, knowing what they’re supposed to do, and knowing whom they’re supposed to serve. Living out your destiny is the highest form of freedom,” says Eliakim.
Eliakim resides in Michigan with his wife, Kimberly, with whom he has five children ages ten to 22. Together they run Let’s Talk About It C.M.H.S., ACTS II Ministry For Teens which are organizations that serve neglected and abused youth, rehabilitating them so they can be reunited with their family or live independently. He is also a foundation director of the Someday Challenge, which aims to create a better world through passionate living and heartfelt giving. Eliakim loves traveling, walking on the beach, going on spiritual retreats, reading, studying world religion, playing basketball, and, more importantly, spending time with his family.