Greg Slamowitz is an entrepreneur, investor, author and speaker. Greg is currently the founding and managing member of G. Slamowitz & Company (www.gregslamowitz.com). G. Slamowitz & Co. is a boutique private equity and leadership team coaching firm. We work with entrepreneurs and leadership teams in the small and mid-market space who want to take their companies to the next level.
Greg’s leadership coaching is based on the proven, disciplined practices outlined in his book “Flip the Pyramid: How Any Organization Can Create a Workforce That Is Engaged, Empowered, Aligned and On Fire!” (available on Amazon, Barnes & Noble and iTunes/iBooks). Greg’s coaching gets small and mid market companies to the next level and create substantial value for all stakeholders (leadership, employees, ownership and the community).
Greg is currently a part-time professor of entrepreneurship at the Jake Jabs College of Business and Entrepreneurship at Montana State University in Bozeman.
Greg was a co-founder and former Co-CEO of Ambrose Employer Group, LLC, a professional employer organization (PEO), which was ranked among Crain’s New York’s list of the 50 fastest growing companies and was also recognized by the New York State Society for Human Resource Management as one of the “Best Companies to Work For in New York.” Greg co-founded Ambrose in 1997 with $95,000, never accepted outside funding, and sold Ambrose to Trinet (TNET) and General Atlantic in July 2013 in a $200 million all cash transaction.
Greg enjoys learning and teaching and has spent considerable time over the last several years meeting with entrepreneurs and business leaders and regularly presents his seminar, “Flip the Pyramid”, to students and entrepreneurs around the world.
Greg has also spent considerable time in Washington DC with members and staffers of the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives educated them about the challenges to and solutions for America’s businesses. He was a board member and president of his industry’s trade association and founded and led its political action committee (PAC). Greg was instrumental in the passage of the Small Business Efficiency Act. Greg is passionate about helping America’s businesses focus on growth, profit, hiring and creating an awesome and healthy experience for each and every working American.
Greg was the recipient of the 2001 Ernst & Young New York Entrepreneur of the Year® award in the employment services category. Greg also serves on the Dean’s Advisory Board for Emory University’s School of Law.
Prior to co-founding Ambrose in 1997, Greg practiced tax law with Brown & Wood (now Sidley Austin Brown & Wood) in New York City. He holds two law degrees – a Master of Laws in Taxation from New York University School of Law, and a Juris Doctorate, with distinction, from Emory University School of Law in Atlanta. He received his undergraduate degree, cum laude, from New York University.
His passions include working with entrepreneurs, engaged cultures, growth companies, skiing, hiking and sailing (www.teammanitou.com).