Debbie De Grote is the owner and founder of Excelleum Coaching and Consulting, which has been ranked in the Inc. 5,000 for two consecutive years as one of the fastest growing companies in the nation. She is also an author, keynote speaker, and a preferred coach to many large companies and brands. De Grote began her career in real estate at the age of 18 and within a few short years was one of the top agents in the nation, closing over 156 units annually. This was her own personal production, which she achieved with the assistance of only one administrative assistant. De Grote continually posted high annual sales numbers for more than 16 years, closing over 3,000 transactions in her career. Over the last 20 years, De Grote has conducted over 80,000 private coaching calls and hundreds of webinars and live events, and is a sought-after speaker at many national conventions.