Meet Derrik Pannell


Derrik Pannell is a successful business leader, the founder of a national non-profit organization and the author of numerous books focused on entrepreneurship, leadership, and personal development. He is an award-winning business professional honored for exceptional accomplishments in business development and management.

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  • My Services
  • Coaching
  • Consulting
  • Speaking
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Life Coaching

strategic planning

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personal and business development

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Motivational Speaking

seminars, workshops, and more

Life Coaching is a profession that is profoundly different from consulting, mentoring, advice, therapy, or counseling. The coaching process addresses specific personal projects, business successes, Read More

Consulting is the practice of helping organizations to improve their performance, primarily through the analysis of existing organizational problems and development of plans for improvement.

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Motivational Speaking
When selecting a speaker for your next event, conference, seminar, retreat, or symposium, consider selecting a professional who does much more than simply entertain: Invite Derrik Pannell to reach your attendees and make a long-term impact.

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The Best U!


BEST U offers one-on-one consultation, training, workshops, seminars, peer networks and other services that helps individuals get the information they need to improve their personal lives and/or start or expand their small businesses.

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Join The BEST Organization



Our members are the vanguard of a movement that is focused on small and growing businesses (SGBs) that create economic, environmental, and social benefits. Ultimately, we seek to build sustainable prosperity in both the urban and rural communities.

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Best Business Awards

The Best Business Awards are one of the highest profile awards and winning this accolade will say a lot about the quality of your organization.

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Community Partners

Community Partners Youth Development Organization rest on the premise that young people are a respectable, concerned, powerful, yet under-utilized force in their community.

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Current Companies

BEST Businesses                 First Family Enterprises            

The BEST Organization           First Family Entertainment Mgmt. Group

The BEST U                                 First Family Property Services

BEST Business Awards            First Family Fitness Studio

BEST Speakers Bureau            First Family Photography & Videography


Want to learn how I can help you grow your business?

Let's talk. I offer a free initial 30-minute telephone conversation for prospective clients to see if we're a good fit.

We'll talk about your unique business situation and determine how my business-building programs can help you grow and manage your business.

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(614) 309-3273 or
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