Mindy BortnessMindy Bortness


Mindy is a recognized leader in guiding companies toward selecting, engaging, developing and retaining top talent as well as identifying and understanding how the organization itself can be better poised to navigate its stages of growth. Her scope of services benefits individuals, teams and organizations.

Since 2002, Mindy has coached and consulted with organizations in the fields of insurance, law, retail, real estate, finance, tech, entertainment, health care, veterinary care, staffing, marketing and more.

Results clients have achieved include 0% turnover for 10 months for a national retail chain. Another national retailer lowered turnover from 65% to 25% within 12 months. A regional law firm brought in Mindy to coach their managing partner through a major merger. A client in the staffing space has measurably increased competencies in three leadership roles within the first six months of using the job benchmarking system.

The proven, predictive, patented system she uses for selection ensures clients hire right and then grow and retain their high performers. This TriMetrixHD system is EEOC and OFCCP compliant for pre- and post-hiring.

Mindy’s certifications include Professional Behavioral Analyst, Professional Motivators Analyst, TriMetrixHD Analyst, EQ Specialist and 7 Stages of Growth Strategist through TTI Success Insights®, the leader in validated online assessments worldwide. She graduated on the Dean’s List from University of Illinois with a BS degree in Communications. She is corporate liaison and President Elect for NAWBO-San Diego and involved in the Kappa Alpha Theta women’s fraternity, The Rock Church Career Transition Ministry and Dogs on Deployment – where families temporarily care for military pets while their owners are serving overseas. Mindy has earned the President’s Award for Community Service every year since 2005 from TTI and is also a member of their Visionary Forum for Sales Excellence and Ethics.

Mindy earned the 2011 San Diego NAWBO Woman Business Owner of the Year award. Mindy and her husband Brian have three grown children – Bryce, Hayley and Mattie. Their four-legged kids are a Labrador named Jeff and a Wirehaired Pointing Griffon named Curt.

  • Certified Professional Behavioral Analyst
  • Certified Professional Motivators Analyst
  • Certified TriMetrixHD™ Analyst
  • Certified Emotional Intelligence (EQ) Specialist
  • Certified Professional Stages of Growth Specialist