About Us

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Mr Steve Layt: Consultant / Speaker / Executive Coach

Founder and CEO of Glide Path Leadership

A former Fortune 500 Executive with more than 25 years of experience in Project Management, Operational Leadership and was most recently the President of the largest casual dining restaurant chain in the world. Steve formed Glide Path Leadership to help organizations and their leaders consistently deliver against the ever increasing demands and expectations that have become the reality of today’s corporate world.

Steve is a savvy global operator, having executed in complex markets across Europe, London, Australia and China. An FAA Licensed Pilot for more than 10 years, Steve is also the recipient of the 2015 Outstanding Alumnus of the Year Award from his beloved alma mater in Australia. He was further honored in 2014, with the Premiers Award for his contributions as  a member of the State Emergency Services Rescue Team, which responded to one of Australia’s worst transport disasters.  Finally, Steve proudly recieved the Seven Seals Award from the US Department of Defense for his meritorious corporate leadership and initiative in support of our military. Steve lives in Kansas with his wife of more than twenty years, Nikki and their three children; Emily, Lachlan and Chelsea.