Who we are

For more than 23 years

Legacy Business Cultures has partnered with and helped businesses, non-profits and government agencies all around the world. Whether you have 20 employees or 200,000, we can help you. Through our training, coaching, assessment services and speaking, we’ve already helped more than a million leaders and employees create more capable, respectful, resilient and engaged workplaces. How can we help you?

About Us

Legacy Business Cultures is a provider of world-class business training, coaching and assessment services. By capitalizing on the knowledge and expertise of our extraordinary facilitators and business partners, we offer a multi-disciplined approach to your staff development opportunities and challenges.

Our team offers expertise in areas such as:

  • Respect & Civility Training
  • Diversity and Inclusion Training
  • Leadership 360 Surveys and Training
  • Growth mindset and Grit Training
  • Preventing Harassment & Discrimination
  • Managing Unconscious Bias Training
  • Emotional Intelligence Training
  • Teamwork Training
  • Train-the trainer certification
  • Leader & Manager Coaching

Our Team

Legacy Business Culture’s real strength is its people.

While our tools and processes are impressive, what really makes us different is our team. Representing over 12 distinct organizational development disciplines, our consultants, instructors, facilitators and coaches average over 25 years of experience. Some are former business leaders themselves, many are published authors and most have advanced degrees in their areas of practice leadership. All have experience working with large and small clients across multiple industries. You will not find a more qualified team to assist your people development efforts anywhere.

Sheila Meshanko
Sheila MeshankoCEO

Sheila has over 25 years’ experience as a CEO, Executive Director, Marketing & Business Development professional, with for profit and nonprofit organizations.

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Paul Meshanko
Paul MeshankoFounder & President

Paul Meshanko is an author, professional speaker and business leader with over 20 years of experience in leadership development and organizational culture change.

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Suzanne Hoonan
Suzanne HoonanSenior Consultant

Suzanne Hoonan has been positively influencing corporate teams and individuals for three decades as a professional coach, consultant, facilitator, and teacher.

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Dr. Andrew Pavord
Dr. Andrew PavordSenior Consultant

Dr. Andrew Pavord’s current work involves leading process improvement and organizational development projects for the Office of Budget of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs.

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Victor McCraw
Victor McCrawInstructor / Facilitator

Victor McCraw is an accomplished leader and organizational trainer with over 32 years of dedicated public service.

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Sindy Warren
Sindy WarrenSenior Consultant

Sindy Warren is the principal of Warren & Associates LLC and a Senior Consultant of Legacy Business Cultures. She is an HR and employment law consultant and uses her legal expertise to help clients create and maintain positive and legally compliant employment practices.

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Mary Kay Gebler
Mary Kay GeblerBookkeeper

Mary Kay Gebler joined the Legacy Business Cultures team in 2011 as our bookkeeper extraordinaire. She provides outsourced small business bookkeeping services.

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Client Sectors

We provide the curriculum and facilitation expertise that best fit your organization’s needs. Starting with a thorough needs assessment, we collaborate with you and your staff to develop an educational agenda that builds the competencies necessary for your organization’s future success.

Please call us to inquire about customized curriculum for Defense, Education, Federal Government, Healthcare, Law Enforcement or Justice.

  • U.S. Army – Regional Health Command Atlantic
  • U.S. Navy International Programs Office
  • U.S. Navy COMSUBLANT Force Communications
  • U.S. Air Force 561st Joint Tactical Squadron
  • U.S. Department of Agriculture, Farm Service Agency, Acquisition Management Division
  • U.S. Department of the Treasury – Treasury Executive Institute
  • U.S. Department of the Treasury – FINCEN – Financial Crimes Enforcement Network
  • U.S. District Court of the Northern District of Ohio
  • S. Department of Homeland Security, Customs and Border Protection, Office of Innovation and Technology
  • U.S. Department of Justice
  • U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs
  • U.S. Department of Energy – Brookhaven National Laboratory
  • Congressional Office of Compliance
  • CIA – Central Intelligence Agency
  • Federal Public Defender for the Northern District of Ohio
  • Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
  • DuPont
  • Ardagh Metal Packaging USA
  • Anchor Tool & Die Company
  • Ingersoll Rand
  • Johnsonville Sausage ( list in all places on Website where clients are referenced)
  • Proctor & Gamble
  • DSU Peterbuilt & GMC Truck Inc.
  • MTD – Modern Tool & Die
  • Parker Hannifin
  • Sifco Industries
  • Infra-Metals Inc.
  • Bendix Commercial Vehicle Systems
  • Johnson Controls
  • Kinetico Water Systems
  • The Lubrizol Company
  • Pentana Solutions
  • Cisco
  • Huntington Bank
  • Liberty Mutual Insurance
  • Lane Construction
  • National Interstate Insurance
  • Price Waterhouse
  • Safeguard Properties
  • Toyota
  • Travelers Insurance
  • U.S. Foods
  • Kemper Insurance
  • Progressive insurance
  • SoftPro Corporation
  • Safe Auto Insurance
  • Apollo Mechanical Contractors
  • TSG Resources Inc.
  • The Schroer Group Property management
  • Lee County Electric Cooperative
  • Northeast Ohio Regional Sewer District 
  • Sage Fruit company
  • Cleveland Clinic
  • Our Lady of the Lake Health System
  • Bayer Healthcare
  • HCA – Hospital Corporation of America
  • ELI Lilly
  • Lakewood Health Center
  • Rutland Regional Medical Center
  • Sisters of Charity Health System
  • SuCasa Home Health
  • Summa Health System
  • University Hospitals Health Systems
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • Southwest General Hospital
  • Altercare of Ohio
  • Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center
  • College of Wooster
  • Kent State University
  • Baldwin Wallace College
  • McGraw-Hill Education
  • The Ohio State University
  • Bowling Green State University – Firelands
  • Cuyahoga Community College
  • North Canton City Schools
  • Case Western Reserve University
  •  Catholic Charities
  • Christian Church Homes
  • International Union of Operating Engineers- Local 18
  • Society of Human Resource Management – Columbus Ohio
  • Chain Restaurant Total Rewards Association
  • Stark County Library
  • Catholic Dioceses of Cleveland
  • Cuyahoga Community College
  • Newport School District
  • North Canton City School District
  • State of California Board of Equalization
  • Columbus Regional Airport Authority
  • Cook County State’s Attorney Office
  • Norwalk Police Department
  • Philadelphia District Attorney’s Office
  • Washington State Criminal Justice Training Commission
  • Association of Prosecuting Attorneys
  • City of Solon Ohio – Mayor’s office
  • City of Solon Ohio – Police Department
  • Cleveland Clinic Police Department
  • Arizona Law Enforcement Academy
  • National Maritime Law Enforcement Academy
  • Cleveland Indians
  • Mainstreet Gourmet
  • City Barbeque
  • Alpine Valley Ski Resort
  • Stauffers of Kissel Hill
  • Hearts on Fire
  • The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

A few of our clients

Medical Mutual of Ohio
Cleveland Clinic
Johnson Controls
Century Federal Credit Union
Ardagh Group
Northeast Ohio Regional Sewer Disctrict
Brookhaven National Laboratory
Pentana Solutions
Boys and Girls Clubs