An Independent Certified Coach, Teacher, Trainer and Speaker with Maxwell Leadership Certified Team.

About Garry Ratliff Jr

As a Maxwell Leadership Certified Coach, Teacher, Trainer and Speaker, I can offer you workshops, seminars, keynote speaking, and coaching, aiding your personal and professional growth through study and practical application of John’s proven leadership methods. Working together, I will move you and/or your team or organization in the desired direction to reach your goals.

Garry "The Connector" Ratliff Jr is an inspirational speaker, relational coach and small business consultant. He is the author of two books, The Good Note: Book of Positive Quotes and The BIG I.D.E.A²- The Cycle of All Relationships. A member of the Maxwell Leadership Certified TeamTrainer for the DISC Certified Human Behavior Assessment and an Accredited Small Business Consultant by the Association of Accredited Small Business Consultants.


During his service as a youth pastor at a local church in Cambridge, MA he was awaken out of a dream with a theory called the Ground Up Model which over the years evolved into The BIG I.D.E.A² method.The BIG I.D.E.A². first fully focused on the Mentor-Mentee relationship then eventually was understood to be the cycle of ALL relationships of human connection both personally and professionally.   


He is the owner of Happy To Invest a real estate and strategic investment company, HTI Title Co., LLC, at title and escrow company serving NC, SC, GA, VA, WV and NJ. However, Garry's main entrepreneurial love is as founder of GRelations, LLC a brand focused on helping individuals, small business owners, and groups to find relational ways to live healthy lives that maximize potential and profits to stop living with unhealthy practices preventing them from advancing in their Life, Career or Spiritual Journey.


He holds seminars, webinars, workshops and one on one coaching along with his weekly Motivation Moments, Small Business Tips, Good Note Quotes and his new upcoming talk show/podcast, Conversations and Revelations.

Garry resides in the Carolina Region, USA with his wife Melissa and three children, Sade, Garry III and Grayson.


“Love who you are, what you do and those who contribute to that effort!”
-Garry Ratliff, Jr.

Contact Me. I am looking forward to assisting you on your journey to increased personal growth and greater leadership success.