CEO, COO, & Executive Coach





Meet Ken.

Ken Paskins, Founder of GCE Strategic Consulting and The Shift Spot™, is an accomplished CEO / COO and Executive Coach. He brings a broad range of leadership experience, including operations, sales, acquisitions, strategic planning, and P&L management (up to $500M) while leading teams north of 400+ people across North America and Europe for Fortune 100 companies such as Oracle.

Over the course of 3 decades, Ken has utilized his skills and experiences and is known as a “hired gun” or fractional COO, helping companies from pre-revenue to $50M. His clients include HVAC, accounting firms, legal practices, software companies, etc. Additionally, he has experience in PE, VC (including Sequoia) and M&A. One of his most notable accomplishments included closing a $40M+ software deal days after the tragedy of 9/11. He has leveraged his 30-year knowledge base to be able to help other business owners to work on the business instead of in the business at The Shift Spot™.

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Why Ken?

✔ 30 Years Business Experience from Start Ups to Fortune 100 Represented Enterprises

✔ P&L Management of $500,000,000 & Managed Teams Over 450

✔ Personally Closed Strategic Software Deal North of 40 Million 

✔ M&A, PE and VC Experience!

✔ Consulted & Coached as a Fractional COO to Multiple Companies & Industries to Help Business Owners Get to the Next Level!

✔ Avid Chef That Refuses to Use Recipes! 

✔ Proud Father of 3 Daughters!


"Ken is a brilliant leader and an amazing teacher. I loved how passionate he is and why he does what he does."

- Alundas Havens

(The Winners Paradigm)

"We absolutely loved having Ken as our featured guest! Ken is an excellent speaker and has so much knowledge and advice to share for CEOs, business owners and entrepreneurs. We highly recommend Ken as a podcast guest!"

- Richard & Elizabeth Gearhart

(Passage to Profit Show - Road to Entrepreneurship)

"Ken is a fantastic guest! He shared lots of insights, ideas and tips with our audience."

- Natasha Bazilevych

(Speak With Power)

"Ken is quite impressive. I love what he's built and created for CEO's & Business owners. Just a great resource for anyone needing to scale or finding issues within their operation."

- Deanna Marie Radulescu

(Label Free: "To live your best life, live label free.")

"Ken is a compassionate, intelligent, motivator ready to get it done.. bravo!"

- Joe Dimino

(Neon Jazz Interviews)

"It was great discussing and understanding about accountability in organizations with Ken. He is very knowledgeable and his insights were truly valuable. Excellent guest!"

- Khudania Ajay

(The KAJ Masterclass LIVE)