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

About Karriem Kanston

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.

Do you want to change the world by the way you lead in your life, career, or business?  Strong leaders influence and empower others to come along the journey to accomplish individual and organizational goals.  Ask yourself, what type of leader are you? And what type of leader do you want to be? 

Karriem Kanston is a certified coach, teacher, and speaker serving the personal and professional development of great leaders. Through teachings of servant leadership principles, Mr. Kanston guides his students through a journey of self-discovery that revolutionizes the way they lead their businesses. 

As a John Maxwell Team certified coach, Trainer & Speaker, Mr. Kanston uses practical applications of proven leadership models to guide his teachings in all of his courses, workshops, and coaching sessions. The difference is Mr. Kanston isn’t solely focused on improving your role as an individual, he is focused on improving your role as a leader in your business so that you can work smarter and not harder to achieve your goals. 

Mr. Kanston is passionate about leadership and economic development. He studied at Johnson and Wales University, completing three concurrent degrees in business and education. But he is more than a well-educated and engaging speaker. Mr. Kanston is an advocate for underrepresented businesses, using his background to empower teams and their leaders to achieve more than they ever believed possible.

In addition to teaching and consulting work in his own business, Mr. Kanston was on the start-up team and was the Director of Program Delivery and Lead Faculty member for the Goldman Sachs 10,000 small business club. A Business Counselor at Wake Tech Community College. He is also an army veteran and a former instructor for CVS Health Executive Learning Series for Diverse Suppliers. 

Mr. Kanston has more than the necessary credentials. He has a resume full of real experience guiding and shaping small business growth in retail, education, and financial industries. The same practical applications that have helped countless businesses succeed from his teachings can help your business too.

Contact Karriem today to find the best fit for your organization. We offer workshops, speaking engagements, coaching, and seminars so you can choose what works best for you and your team.

Karriem K. Kanston

The Encourager

M.A. Teacher Education Business

B.S. Business Management

A.S. Entrepreneurship




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