John Halbert and Pat Brie have been the principals of LinguaTec,
Inc. since 2001. Building on the company's established foundation
of achieving results for clients through participant-centered
training, they have fine-tuned LinguaTec's communication skills
programs for professionals to provide even greater value to participants
and their companies. Both John and Pat are committed to providing
the highest level of service to LinguaTec's corporate clients.
John Halbert, President, MA Linguistics, MA Instructional Design,
has been designing and delivering innovative communication skills
training for LinguaTec clients since 1996. He consistently meets
or exceeds clients' expectations in private coaching and group
training environments. Prior to LinguaTec, John worked with learners
of all skill levels in adult schools, international schools, and
at the College of San Mateo.
Patricia Brie, CEO, BA French, has been helping LinguaTec clients
overcome English language and communication challenges since 1990.
Her in-depth content knowledge, ability to target clients' needs,
and excellent training skills have ensured successful outcomes
for course participants and coaching clients alike. Before joining
LinguaTec, she worked and taught in Paris, directed a local language
school, and was a sales trainer at National Advanced Systems.