About Us

Meet Cheryl Bonini Ellis ….

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Cheryl Bonini Ellis, Leadership Expert and High Performance Coach with over 40 years of rich and varied leadership experience, is the author of Becoming Deliberate: Changing the Game of Leadership From the Inside Out. She is the founder of Ellis Business Enterprises, LLC and creator of High Impact Leadership, a leadership development program and Leading with Impact and Intention, a leadership retreat for women of influence.

A senior executive-turned-entrepreneur, Cheryl is a trusted business advisor who trains and coaches entrepreneurs, executives and professionals from a variety of industries. She helps business leaders achieve higher levels of performance so that they can produce better results, and build cohesive high performing teams so that they can create a competitive advantage in the market. By educating and coaching her clients to experience greater clarity and courage, more energy, increased productivity and unlimited influence, she inspires them to make their full contribution to the world.

Having progressed from entry level to the senior ranks of a global financial services company, Cheryl ’s experiences have prepared her to relate to people facing just about any leadership challenge or complex change initiative. She has enjoyed phenomenal success in growing bottom line results by building customer loyalty, team member engagement and leadership skills.

As a life‐long student of business growth, leadership excellence, high performance and personal transformation, she has studied directly with world-class teachers like Jack Canfield and Brendon Burchard. Cheryl is a Certified High Performance Coach and a Founding Member of John Maxwell’s team of certified coaches, trainers and speakers.

Cheryl’s insight, expertise and coaching will help you to improve performance, get bigger and better results and increase your personal success and happiness.

Cheryl recently completed two years as chair of the prominent Women in Business program of the Morris County Chamber of Commerce, where she sits on the Members Council and the Ambassador Committee. She also serves on the Executive and HR Committees as a Trustee of Morris Arts. An avid photographer who loves to travel, Cheryl lives in Madison, NJ with her husband Denny Collins.

 Client industries include (but not limited to): Financial Services; Residential, Industrial & Specialty Contracting; Wholesale Distribution; Professional Services; Health Care; Information Technology; Interior Design & Remodeling; Maintenance; Insurance & Risk Management; Consumer Products; Retail; Design; Manufacturing.