Ken Larson

Ken’s passion is to ride shotgun with amazing high performers as they breakthrough to new levels of performance, personally and professionally. He is a Certified Executive Coach growing leaders, their teams, and achieving the results they seek.

Ken has owned and operated Champion Performance Systems since 1998. He works face to face with leaders of companies between millions and billions in top-line revenue and between 10 and 5,000 staff worldwide. Ken’s trademarks are his energy, experience, enthusiasm, and successfully coaching more than 250 leaders over 20 years. He was involved with TEC Canada (The Executive Committee – September 2008 to October 2013) as a Chair of four different groups — a CEO/President group, a Key Executive Group (VP’s), an entrepreneurial group, and a group of trusted advisors.


Coaching Expertise

  • High-performance executive coaching
  • Strategic thinking & execution planning
  • Leadership & Team development
  • High impact keynote presentations on leading, living, productivity, inspiration, and life-work balance

Coach Approach

  • Being Curious
  • Excavating Clarity
  • Building Focus
  • Facilitating Action
  • Holding Accountable

Past Experience

  • Chair, The Executive Committee, TEC Canada (Vistage)
  • Certifed Facilitator, Franklin Covey Canada
  • President, Basketball Alberta
  • Vice President, Calgary Booster Club
  • Founder, Calgary High School Basketball Classic


  • Certified Executive Coach, Executive Coaching,
    Royal Roads University
  • Masters of Arts, Performance Psychology,
    University of Alberta
  • BSc, Human Performance, University of Victoria
  • Certificate of Completion, Hoffman Institute

Athletic Distinction

  • Masters Level Bodybuilder at age 50 (International Drug-Free Athletics)
  • Former Member of Team Canada Basketball (1981-1984)
  • Member of University of Victoria Vikings (National Champions 1982 and 1984)