Flight Safety International High Potential Leadership Development Meeting:


Flight Safety International High Potential Leadership Development Meeting:

“Captain Cochran is by far one of the most impressive individuals I have ever had the privilege to hear speak. He is humble, inspirational and riveting. His stories are powerful and relevant to what we are talking about. He is the kind of guy you wish you would have had the opportunity to work for.”

“Excellent presentation. His talk about his time with the Blue Angels and why leadership was so important was outstanding and very fitting for our group. My favorite.”

“Excellent. Capt. Cochran’s speech was my favorite of the week. I loved how he used his experiences with The Blue Angels and tied those into examples of Leadership qualities. He is such a genuine and heartfelt person with so much integrity.”
“Inspirational. What a fantastic career and person.””Inspirational. What a fantastic career and person.”


Thank you so much for the great talk this morning. Your goal to teach this old dog something was successful! I am glad that you reminded me about some lessons I have learned in the past and forgotten. I am re-energized now to adjust my sights and push myself a bit more to places where… Continue Reading

Food Safety and Supplier Quality:

I would like to give you a huge thank you for the QSE Lunch & Lead session you did yesterday. It was amazing. The feedback has been very, very positive. The team left energized and motivated around the topic of personal excellence. Please let me know if there is anything I can do to “pay… Continue Reading

Waco Texas Plant Meeting:

Listening to you was a blessing for me. The “ACE” made me aware that my attitude has slipped and my enthusiasm is gone. Character is still in excellent shape. But one out of three is not going to get the Parts to improve our plant. The fact you were a Blue Angel immediately grabbed my… Continue Reading


“I knew that your message would be well received and it certainly was. The feedback has been incredible about you. I think you were the right person with the right lessons to impart at the right time for the Catalyst teams…..Best regards,” Sharon Schachter Continue Reading

Food Service Meeting:

“Donnie: I can’t say thank you enough. You set me up for success and I really appreciate it. I heard many “best meeting ever” comments this evening. Thanks again for everything.” Eric Daly Continue Reading

Global Wal-Mart & Sam Club Team Meeting:

“Up We Go” was motivational, attention grabbing, and aligned perfectly with our theme “Advancing Our Momentum”. It is not often that we are able to address an audience comprised of our bottlers, employees and customers from all over the world, and we were honored to have “one of our own” speak. I have personally received… Continue Reading


INSPIRE CREATIVITY, PASSION, OPTIMISM AND FUN! Inspire our leaders and grow our people Achieve cultural excellence by motivating change and inspiring performance. Engage, enable and energize our people to create exponential engagement. Rebuild trust and accelerate momentum. What our leaders, associates, bottling partners/customers are saying about “UP WE GO”! Continue Reading