Austin Bauer ’09
Education and Certifications
UCLA: B.A. in Communications
International Coach Federation Certified Coach (Professional Certified Coach level)
Austin Bauer, Professional Certified Coach (PCC), is an executive coach and founder of Simple Progress, a consultancy that helps organizations do better work by developing cultures of organizational listening, collaborative learning and internal innovation. Bauer has worked with over 1,500 leaders at more than 50 companies including YouTube, CBS, The American Heart Association, Kaiser Permanente, Edelman, Omnicom, Taco Bell, Project Worldwide, Garage Team Mazda, 72andSunny, The Pancreatic Cancer Action Network, The 4A’s and Bastion Collective. He is a regular guest facilitator for the USC Iovine and Young Academy for Arts, Technology, and the Business of Innovation; leads west coast engagements for Caveday (a company improving our relationship to work); and is the strategic advisor for the social impact design consultancy, verynice.
Available Coaching Methods: Virtual (via internet and phone)
Career Stages: Entry-level, Mid-Career, C-Suite, Career Pivot, Management, General Counseling / Coaching
Industry: Media, Marketing, Design and Advertising