Passionately ImPowering Associates
A practitioner of compassionate capitalism with 27 successful years in healthcare leading highly effective organizations in consumer products, medical devices, professional services, revenue cycle and information technology.
As a founding member of ImPowerQ Associates, Dave expands on his compassionate capitalism philosophy by assisting organizations throughout the US to unlock the latent capacity that exists in their associates. Dave’s gift for seeing the potential within people individually and inspiring a purpose that unites them to the organizational vision transforms organizations into focused entities where everyone finds their purpose to passionately to do great things corporately.
Dave believes that love should be a key leadership principle and that only through establishing common PURPOSE will organizations unlock the capacity that exists and attain real business success. It is what makes his approach attractive and profound while at the same time being extremely effective and fun.
Founding Partner - Performance Builder
Founding Partner - Performance Architect
Samina Hooda believes in the spark of human potential and that trust and purpose are fuels to keep it alight. Her strength is in creating intrinsic value in building teams so that they are motivated and engaged to bring forth purpose-driven innovative solutions in any field of human endeavor. She is a practitioner of human potential development and has 15 plus years of experience in creating enabling environments for learning, creativity, collaboration, and performance. She has expertly brought about meaningful human potential outcomes in the arena of not-for-profit, oil and gas, healthcare, and community building.
In co-founding ImPowerQ Associates, Samina has harnessed all her experiences to create a blueprint to unlock the latent potential within people by empowering them with a ‘Purpose Quotient’. This purpose-driven approach is at the meeting point of personal significance and business vision. The AAACT model cohesively transforms the organization into a place of trust and purpose, the fuels to power human creativity and collaboration. For her, ImPowerQ is her own ‘Purpose Quotient’ to create enabling environments and intrinsically powerful organizational communities.
With nearly 20 years of fashion merchandising and marketing experience Dena brings an outstanding “flair” to the ImpowerQ team. She is a gifted artist and coordinator whom is well in tune with the importance of event design in order to maximize participant experience. Dena also has a deep passion and considerable experience with community relations and designing “Parties with Purpose”. Through her network and respect among the not for profit community Dena has been instrumental in bridging ImPowerQ’s key success factor of Celebration and bringing to life “Parties with a Purpose” for our clients and the many volunteer and community assistance organizations that she is aligned to.
Prior to joining ImPowerQ Associates Dena led a successful career as a brand merchandiser for the Casio GShock watch product line exclusively leading clients such as Nordstrom, Macy’s and Dillards throughout Texas and Oklahoma.
Dena loves spending time with her family, reading and utilizing her talents to advance the Purpose Quotient in our clients while also improving the communities we work in.