Re-Shape Re-Define Re-Imagine is a combination of common sense and creative thinking to encourage and enable readers to challenge the status quo in their careers and life.

Business Lessons Learned Along the Way is the sequel to Re-Shape Re-Define Re-Imagine. The book is a quick read and offer readers practical ideas and thoughts focused on professional and personal success.

Both books are ideal for management teams, recent graduates and anyone interested in enhancing their success personally and professionally.


Erik Wahl

Graffiti Artist and Bestselling Author, UNthink

Small book, big impact! 30 years of thoughtful insight. From his heart, Pat Perry, has generated a collection of inspiring, consumable and valuable readings. Pick a number between 1 and 61, any one of them will help you on your way to personally becoming the positive agent of change you want to see in the world.

Monica K. Brown

Vice President, HR, Cleveland Foundation

PAT PERRY GETS IT! As I read this book, I found myself thinking ‘Yes, exactly!’ over and over again, taking notes on small but impactful efforts and initiatives I would like to implement in my own workplace, as we continue to enhance our employee-centric culture. Pat’s real life experiences, anecdotes, and ideas as well as his refreshing & innovative leadership style will inspire employees and company executives alike to never stop Re-Shaping, Re-Defining, and Re-Imagining at both the individual and organizational levels.

Mitch Kroll

Co-Founder and CEO, Findaway

Pat Perry takes us on a journey to expand our thinking by combining small reflections with big bold thinking. His ability to breakdown complex business and leadership concepts into their simplest form for actionable change is masterful. This is a must read for anyone looking to be a change agent in their career and within their organization.


With a career spanning nearly 40 years, Pat is considered a leader, risk-taker and great workplace advocate.

  • Keynote Speaking

    Pat provides keynote presentations, full and half day leadership programs and coaches mid to upper level managers.

  • Leadership Retreats

    Pat provides presentations that are ideal for corporate events, conferences and leadership retreats.

  • Writing

    A 2018 Cleveland Business Hall of Fame inductee, Pat has over 300 business, HR and sales management articles published.

  • Teaching

    Pat teaches X class at X university for over X amount of students.

  • Training

    Pat has experience with leadership training, and is known for engaging audiences with a captivating high energy style incorporating humor and story-telling.

  • Coaching

    Pat provides one-on-one coaching for employees, managers, senior leaders, HR professionals, and executive-level individuals.


With a career spanning nearly 40 years, Pat is considered a leader, risk-taker and great workplace advocate. He is passionate about organizations and people breaking through the status quo. His focus is to make a daily impact at work, in the community and at home and encourages others to do the same. Pat’s work inspires people to think and act beyond their comfort zone, encouraging people to attain KBL—Knowing, Believing and Loving what you do and how you live.

As President of ERC, he was responsible for the organization’s overall operations and strategic direction. Prior to ERC, Pat served in key HR, and business development positions for multi-national corporations and middle market organizations. Pat was named Northeast Ohio’s “Best Boss” by Inside Business magazine. He is the architect of the nationally acclaimed NorthCoast 99 program, which annually recognizes Northeast Ohio’s 99 best workplaces. In addition, Pat is the co-architect of ERChealth.