Annimar Associates is a management consulting firm specializing in human resource management, leadership development, and executive coaching. The firm is led by John-Paul Morgante.  Our services are tailored to meet specific client needs and enhance the effectiveness of employees and organizations.  Our clients are in multiple industries and include AT&T, Best Buy, Target, Ruth’s Chris Steakhouse, m7 Aerospace, Morris Communications, McDonalds, and Habitat for Humanity among others.

JPM Mug.2016.300x300Prior to forming Annimar Associates, Mr. Morgante was the Vice President, Administration at Credit Union of Texas, with $1.2 billion in assets. He provided human resource and administration leadership and was responsible for HR, project management, facilities and real estate, risk and insurance, and investment services/wealth management. He was a member of the Asset & Liability Committee.

Mr. Morgante is a Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR) and a Global Professional in Human Resources (GPHR), both professional certifications conferred by the HR Certification Institute and a SHRM Senior Certified Professional (SHRM-SCP).  Also, he is a Certified Senior Executive, a professional certification conferred by Credit Union Executive Society (CUES).  He is a member of SHRM, Academy of Management, and is listed in Who’s Who in America.  He has served as a member of the SHRM Area II Board of Directors, SHRM Georgia State Council Board of Directors, was a founding member and past President of Augusta-Aiken SHRM, and an officer and board member of Big Bend SHRM. In 2007, he received HR Florida’s Serving the Professional/Advancing the Profession Award.  He is currently the Vice-President for Programs for SHRM Chattanooga and the Foundation Director for the Tennessee SHRM State Council.

Mr. Morgante earned his bachelor’s degree from the University of Southern California and his MBA from The Open University in the United Kingdom. As a doctoral candidate, he studied Business Administration and Organizational Leadership at Northcentral University. He has three daughters aged 31, 29, and 24 (whose middle names are Anne, Nicole, and Marie and the inspiration for the company name of Annimar).  He lives in Chattanooga, TN with his wife of 33 years.