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My name is Pete and I am the President and Founder of ActionsProve, LLC

For more than two decades I was a successful and accomplished professional civil engineer, consultant, executive, and firm owner.  I also spent more than a dozen years alongside designing and implementing a variety of essential infrastructure, education, enterprise, and community development projects in the service sector that produced true impact and changed lives.

Today, I am focused on helping leaders and high-achievers stay relevant and effective, and helping growth-oriented organizations attract, develop, and retain top talent and clients in the AEC industry and beyond.


I am about helping you take action to prove who you want to be both individually and organizationally.

Why ActionsProve?

Because times have changed, both for individuals and for organizations.  We need a new plan and a new strategy to accomplish all that we want:

  • We want to excel and to win in ways that inspire,
  • We want to have impact and make a difference both inside and outside the office,
  • We want more control over the direction of our future,
  • We want to trust that our actions are aligned with our ultimate goals, and
  • We want to take action to succeed in life, as well as the evolving workplace, marketplace and recruiting space.


Whether you are looking to enhance your current operations, refresh, or pivot in a new direction, our goal is to position you to succeed.


We help you succeed through:

Strategic Planning | Leadership & Management Development | Executive Coaching

Employee Engagement | Corporate Impact Design

“What makes me different?

I am a doer, not just a thinker.  I am about real impact and growth, not just an experience.”

-Peter C. Atherton

We have several Fast Start and Peer to Peer programs related to:

  • Leadership and Management Development
  • Burnout Prevention
  • Corporate Impact Design


I also speak, consult, coach, and train on topics including:  performance-based employee engagement; top talent recruiting and retention; and how to excel as a professional and as an organization without burnout.

Plus… we have formed a new Executive and Leadership Mastermind and recently launched The AEC Leadership Today Podcast


We look forward to an opportunity to speak with you about how ActionsProve can help you and your organization win today.  Please Contact Us here.

To your winning,

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Peter C. Atherton, P.E.

Pete is the President and Founder of ActionsProve, LLC , author of Reversing Burnout. How to Immediately Engage Top Talent and Grow! A Blueprint for Professionals and Business Owners, and creator of the I.M.P.A.C.T. process.  Pete is also the host of the AEC Leadership Today Podcast.  

ActionsProve helps leaders and organizations grow and advance their success through modern and new era focused strategic planning and implementation, executive coaching, leadership and management development, performance-based employee engagement, and corporate impact design in the AEC industry and beyond. 

Prior to founding ActionsProve, and for more than 20 years, Pete was a very successful and accomplished professional civil engineer.  Pete sold his engineering firm ownership to focus on designing systems for you and your organization to grow and prosper in more relevant and effective ways.  For over a dozen years, Pete has also been serving in multiple capacities in the non-profit sector to achieve both local and global impact. 


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