Who We Are

About Communication IQ™

Communication IQ™ (powered by Life Languages™) was founded in 1985. We aim to assist organizations in developing effective communication skills that lead to productive and efficient outcomes. The CIQ™ Profile has been taken by over more than half a million people in 108 countries and 6 continents. We believe that when people get better at communication, organizations will experience improved relationship resulting in:
1. Improved Employee Engagement
2. Improved Sales
3. Company Culture Enhancement
4. Conflict Mitigation
5. Reduction in Turnover
6. Improved Vendor and Customer Relations

VALUES

We believe that:
• Everyone wants to be heard and understood
• The CIQ™ methodology can help people be more nimble, flexible, and adaptable in their communication style.
• We can all learn to speak and listen so more people will heard and understand us.

VISION

Our vision is to serve the world by assisting individuals, teams and organizations to enhance their Communication IQ™.

MISSION

To empower the communication skills of hearing, listening, understanding and speaking through the CIQ™ methodology to every industry.

To improve ROI and ROII (return on individual investment) by delivering revolutionary communication products and services.

Our Team and Board of Advisors

Gerald Parsons

Chief Executive Officer

SHAPER. MOVER. INFLUENCER

Allison Hendrickson

Chief Operating Officer – U.S.

SHAPER. PRODUCER. CONTEMPLATOR

Rich Russo

V.P. of Corporate Development

SHAPER. DOER. CONTEMPLATOR

Jimmy Curtin

V.P of Sales

INFLUENCER. SHAPER. MOVER

Dr. Ginny Gray

V.P. of I/O Psychology

MOVER. CONTEMPLATOR. SHAPER

Our Founders

Fred and Anna Kendall

Fred and Anna Kendall are known nationally and internationally as experts in communication and relationships. They have offered their expert advice as hosts or interview guests on more than eight hundred television and radio programs, including Dr. Phil and Good Morning America. Their interest in helping people understand themselves and others was the catalyst for creating, developing, and perfecting the 7 Life Languages™ which power Communication IQ™.

All seven communication styles can make successful, effective leaders.

Communication IQ