David Ackert, MA

David Ackert, M.A., is the President of Ackert Inc. and its subsidiaries, and business development mentor to thousands of high-achieving professionals in the legal, corporate, finance, and accounting sectors. Over the past two decades, David has developed and implemented revenue acceleration programs for hundreds of firms around the globe, many hailing from the top of Read More ►

Kathleen Flynn

Kathleen Flynn has specialized expertise in building and managing the business development and marketing programs of major professional service firms, and for thirty years she has helped professionals achieve success in their business development efforts. Prior to her position as Senior Advisor with Ackert, Kathleen served as Chief Marketing and Business Developer officer for Bryan Read More ►

Judith Gordon, JD, JD

Judith Gordon, JD, has been helping law firms achieve their business and professional development objectives since 2006. In addition to her contributions to the Practice Boomers faculty, Judith is the founder of LeaderEsQ, a consultancy devoted to ensuring that firms have the leadership, emotional intelligence and wellness tools needed to catalyze the bottom line, and Read More ►

Carmelo Millimaci

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Carmelo Millimaci is a certified coach with 20 years of business development and marketing experience. He was a senior leader at Norton Rose Fulbright, a global law firm, and held various roles at Osler. He is an Associate Certified Coach and founder of Attune Coaching and Consulting. Carmelo helps leaders and teams enhance professional and interpersonal Read More ►

Melissa Hoff

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Melissa Hoff brings nearly 20 years of in-house and consulting experience to her role as Senior Advisor at Ackert. Prior to her work with us, Melissa was a partner at the Zeughauser Group, a consultancy that specializes in marketing and business management for AmLaw 100 firms. As an in-house marketer, she spearheaded the marketing strategy Read More ►

Rebecca Nassi, JD, MA, JD, MA

Rebecca Nassi, JD, MA, is the co-founder of the company and serves as Senior Advisor on our faculty. Drawing from a background that includes the practice of law, several entrepreneurial endeavors and a Master’s in psychology, she brings a multi-faceted approach to her coaching engagements. She has worked with a wide range of law firms across Read More ►

Robina Royer, JD

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Robina Royer, JD, has more than 20 years of experience guiding attorneys and senior executives at professional service firms in developing and executing their business development goals and raising their profiles. She excels in coaching professionals to develop actionable business development plans that deliver results. Robina has held senior marketing positions at mid-sized and national law firms, including Foley & Lardner, as Read More ►

Kim Stuart

Kim Stuart has more than 17 years of experience in constructing and advancing successful business development initiatives and critical marketing strategies for law firms and professional services firms. Since joining the Ackert team, Kim has personally facilitated over 50 business development programs with lawyers at all levels, from senior associates up through managing partners. Kim is the lead facilitator and co-founder of the Read More ►