Bobi Seredich is a recognized speaker, author, trainer and successful entrepreneur specializing in leadership development. She has spent over 20 years of her career dedicated to creating, directing, writing and presenting leadership programs for top companies in the U.S. and around the world. Bobi is the co-founder of the Southwest Institute for Emotional Intelligence and Managing Partner of EQ Inspirations. In 2001, she founded Equanimity, Inc. also known as EQ Speakers – a speakers’ bureau and leadership training company. It fast became a top speaker bureau that booked hundreds of speakers with large Fortune 500 clients. EQ Speakers was sold in 2012 and continues to be a leader in the industry. In May 2020, SWIEI and Dynamic Experiential Learning (DeXL) are launching a new online emotional intelligence training program. This will transform and improve the way in which leadership training on emotional intelligence is delivered, learned, and applied. As a certified speaker and trainer in Emotional Intelligence -the new X factor in leadership and success - Bobi has trained several large and fast-growing organizations on the skills of emotional intelligence. SWIEI also offers new on-line training programs on their training website. Her book Courage Does Not Always Roar – Ordinary Women with Extraordinary Courage, was published by Simple Truths in the spring of 2010. The book is a collection of her experiences and stories of women who have had the courage to overcome very difficult life events. Her passion is to guide individuals and organizations to a higher performance level through her own business knowledge, inspirational stories and leadership emotional intelligence training. Bobi lives in Phoenix, AZ with her husband and 7-year old twins, Alex and Gia.