Staff Profile

Laurie Sliva

Professional Sales Coach

  • Professional Sales Coach at Southwestern Consulting
  • Over 18 years of experience in Sales, Sales Management, Leadership Training, and Speaking
  • Top 3% of over 2000 First Year Salespeople at Southwestern Advantage
  • Progressed through sales management positions rapidly with track record for outstanding organizational growth and exceptional salesperson performance
  • National Sales and Facilitation Trainer and Curriculum Developer for Ignite for Schools, organization supporting character development through mentoring
  • Founder BRIDGES, designed, sold and delivered confidence and leadership building youth programs
  • Selected for the Phoenix Business Journal’s Top 40 Under 40 Award Class of 2009

Innately gifted at connecting with all different types of people, Laurie is an unapologetic optimist and truly believes in others and what they can do and become.

She is energetic with proven performance in consultative selling, managing, developing new business, building relationships and generating client loyalty.

Laurie’s clients love to work with her because she is professional, strong on follow through, and speaks from the heart. She believes “Every human being has a Story” and she has spent her career making a difference in the lives of others.

As an Organizational Sales Leader at Southwestern Advantage, Laurie is proud to have won the “Heart Award” for caring about her people and organization while she led the University of Arizona to grow to the #1 campus worldwide.

She has experience in the industries of real estate, mortgage, and insurance, as well as building and strengthening start-up companies.

As a fitness enthusiast, lover of yoga, cycling, weight training, and anything outdoors, you will find Laurie on the soccer sidelines or riding bikes with her two amazing kids, Jaxon and Maci, and her supportive husband, Ivan.