Former ERC President and Business Author Launches Podcast

MENTOR, OH (May 4, 2020) – Pat Perry, former ERC president, business author and Northeast Ohio Business Hall of Famer has launched the Success Wave podcast.  The weekly podcast can be found at www.perrybiz.com .

Perry, considered a thought-leader in business, success and personal achievement, shares weekly insights and tips on how to become truly successful at home and in your career. “Most people want to experience family, career and monetary success, but sometimes struggle with how to achieve these goals. This podcast provides a resource for listeners to support their efforts to be successful,” Perry states.

Throughout the Success Wave podcast Perry uses humor, shares real-life stories and provides practical action steps for his listeners to enhance their work and home life.  Audience members range from corporate executives to college students. In upcoming 2020 episodes Perry will also be interviewing well-known local, regional and national business, civic, media and sports personalities.  “My interest is to provide my audience insights from extraordinary people who have exceptional stories to tell and lessons to share. Listeners will learn some great ideas and tips from guests that they can immediately put into practice,” said Perry.

New Success Wave episodes will air each week on Thursday.

About Pat Perry

With a career spanning 40 years, Perry made a huge impact on Northeast Ohio workplaces and in the human resources profession.  He is the former chairman and president of ERC, a Northeast Ohio human resources training and consulting firm. He is credited with leading ERC’s

turnaround in 1998 and guided the organization to national expansion, resulting in 20 straight years of sustained profitability and growth. He is the founder of NorthCoast 99 and co-founder of the state-wide ERChealth program.  Under his leadership, ERC’s top line sales grew exponentially.  Prior to ERC, Pat held a variety of human resource and leadership positions with KPMG, University Hospitals – Mednet, and Spherion – AIM Executive.  As a writer, he has published over 400 business, HR, leadership and personal development articles. He is the HR and business columnist for Community Leader magazine and The News-Herald. Pat has authored two books: Re-Shape Re-Define Re-Imagine (2016) and Business Lessons Learned Along the Way (2018). In November 2018 Pat was inducted into the Northeast Ohio Business Hall of Fame.

Perry received a BSBA from the University of Dayton and an MBA from Bowling Green State University. He earned his SPHR certification from the Society for Human Resource Management and has served as an adjunct faculty member for Lakeland Community College, Cleveland State University and Baldwin-Wallace University. He is also a frequent motivational and keynote speaker.