Rebecca “Kiki” Weingarten M.Sc.Ed, MFA is a Career, Corporate, Education and Life Coach and the Co-Founder and President of NYC based DLC Executive Coaching and Consulting. DLCECC/Atypical Coaching. She coaches individuals, corporations, government, non-profits, educational institutions, edutainment and entertainment companies to enable them to grow and transition effectively and to attain their goals through individual coaching, program development and on-site training, workshops and seminars. She recently completed a multi year coaching program series developed in association with targeted Barnes and Noble locations in the tri-state region including programs, presentations, seminars and workshops on topics including focus, productivity, creativity, writing, motivation building, education, edutainment and creative project development.
Rebecca “Kiki” Weingarten M.Sc. Ed, MFA has been featured as an expert in national publications including The AP, The New York Times, ESPN on the Obama administration, Business Week, Nasdaq, Forbes, the LA Times, eFinancialNews, American Academy of Financial Management, Chicago Sun Times, Dow Jones/Marketwatch, MSN, WebMD, Yahoo/HotJobs, Chicago Tribune, ASTD Magazine, Physician’s Money Digest, Executive Health & Wealth, Human Resources Executive, Education.com, Scholastic, Self, Better Homes & Gardens, Women’s Health, and others.
Weingarten’s multi and interdisciplinary approach and proprietary programs are a result of her own career transitions including time spent in NYC Mayor Bloomberg’s administration as Director of a joint NYC/NYS citywide program, an early internet pioneer, educator, program developer and trainer as well as being a produced playwright, script consultant and character analyst for film, tv and fiction. She implements her extensive training and education in the fields of education, counseling, psychology, psychoanalysis, neuropsychobiology, creative writing, theater and film. Often called a polymath, her passion is combining and using her areas of expertise in order to guide and motivate individuals, corporations, businesses, edutainment and entertainment entities (and their projects) to identify and achieve their goals, change themselves and the world, be wildly successful and inspire others.