ATLANTA, GA, Aug. 1st, 2023 – Turknett Leadership Group (TLG), a nationally recognized leadership development firm based in Atlanta, GA, today announced that Tim Huff has been named President of TLG. Tino Mantella, who has served as President and CEO since October of 2018, will complete his five-year commitment on September 30th and will remain on the team as the CEO through December 31st to help facilitate a smooth transition. Tim Huff’s Presidency is effective immediately.
Tim brings over 30 years of high-stakes leadership experience spanning numerous industries, including the U.S. Army, Information Technology, and Leadership Development. Tim is a professionally certified Executive Coach whose passion for helping others succeed led him to various roles within the company. Before becoming President, Tim was brought on as a Senior Consultant in 2019 and assumed the role of VP of Leadership Development in late 2022.
“I’m honored to be trusted by Lyn & Bob Turknett, TLG’s Co-founders, and Tino to lead this incredible organization,” said Tim. “I’m looking forward to helping achieve our vision of spreading leadership character around the world!”
Under Tino’s leadership, TLG has experienced rapid growth and doubled its revenue. The company has added over 25 coaches to its growing team and diversified its portfolio of services that have helped leaders improve their effectiveness in organizations nationwide. As a result, the organization has continued to expand its client base globally.
“I’ve known Tim for over a decade, and I’m confident he will be an exceptional leader who will guide this rapidly growing company,” said Tino.
As Vice President of Leadership Development, Tim has overseen the launch of various new programs, such as TLG’s Manager2Leader, that have contributed greatly to TLG’s growth. These programs have made leadership development more widely available to mid and lower-level leaders such as managers and high contributors.
“We are so grateful for Tino’s stellar leadership over the past five years and are excited to welcome Tim as our new President,” said Lyn. “We feel certain that he will continue the strong performance and the legacy of leadership grounded in character.”
About Turknett Leadership Group
Turknett Leadership Group (TLG) is a leadership development firm based in Atlanta, Georgia. Founded by Bob and Lyn Turknett in 1987, TLG has provided executive coaching and leadership development services for over 35 years. Grounded in science and guided by the Leadership Character Model, TLG has helped thousands of individuals, teams, and companies to unleash their full potential. To learn more about TLG and what we do, please visit www.turknett.com.