Richard Phillips became Canada’s first Communication Coach in 2006, based on his formal education in Sociology & Psychology, his innate understanding of human behaviour, and his many years of teaching. He is a certified coach and NLP (Neuro-Linguistic Programming) practitioner. In 2007, Richard founded 3V Communications – a company that takes a holistic approach to customized business communication skills coaching and training. As an author of several ebooks and articles, as well as a sitting member of Human Resources Professionals Association, Richard is an expert in communications, public speaking techniques, and body language analysis, frequently called upon by the media to provide pundit opinion and advice on business people, politicians and celebrities. In 2016 Richard became the Executive Director of the National Communication Coaching Association of Canada (NCCA).