“Confidence is the most attractive thing you can wear.”
– Kimberly Gerber
Kimberly Gerber, president/CEO of Excelerate, is more than passionate about business success, and she understands that strong communication skills play a significant role in achieving that success. It’s no wonder that for the past two decades, Kimberly’s focused approach with marketing and communication strategies has successfully led Fortune 500 companies such as Starbucks and Fleetwood Enterprises toward real results. Her innovative ideas, breakthrough programs and proven techniques have served as a catalyst, helping countless C-level executives, entrepreneurs, millennials and high-potential employees reach their goals. It’s why even more organizations, including Allergan, Verizon Wireless and ACCO Brands, rely on Kimberly for her highly specialized communications guidance and training to help them succeed.
In addition to her leadership role at Excelerate, Kimberly dedicates time to giving back to her community. Since 2006, she has been a board member of the National Association of Women Business Owners, where she currently serves as Director of Strategy and Board Development. She also sits on the Food and Beverage Advisory Council for the Gerson Lehrman Group, a Wall Street technology advisory firm.
Kimberly holds a B.A. in Marketing and Public Communications from SUNY Buffalo. Committed to lifelong learning, she’s completed graduate studies at San Diego State University, is a graduate of Newfield, an ICF-certified executive coaching program and has earned mediation certification from Los Angeles County Bar Association. Kimberly lives in Irvine, CA, with her husband and three children.