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About Us

Maxine Kamin, M.Ed., is the founder and president of Touch Consulting, Inc. headquartered in Plantation, Florida. A pioneer in the human relations movement, Kamin combines more than 20 years of experience in business and 14 years in academia to offer companies proven techniques to enhance internal and external client satisfaction, service delivery, and outcomes.  She is known nationwide and internationally for her creative training, facilitation, and process improvement techniques, and accomplishes results by helping individuals and teams realize their strengths as well as identify opportunities for improvement. Corporations, state and local governments, entertainment organizations, schools, colleges, and nonprofit agencies have benefited from her expertise. Not a stranger to working “internally,” Kamin has served in positions including manager of instruction and evaluation at American Express, assistant and acting dean of instruction, students, and administration at Miami-Dade College (MDC); director of MDC’s Pre-School Lab, marketing director for Open College, manager of employee relations and management development at NaBANCO, director of professional development for ChildNet (Broward County’s child welfare system), and full time instructor at the University of Massachusetts.

She holds a Masters Degree in Education and has completed all coursework for a Ph.D. in Educational Administration at the University of Florida In addition to her training and organizational consulting expertise, Ms. Kamin's public relations background includes event planning, advertising and publicity for businesses, non-profits, arts and entertainment organizations, and entertainers.  She is an expert grants writer and has obtained millions of dollars of funding for companies, colleges, and non-profit organizations.

Accomplished Speaker
Kamin has presented speeches and key-notes on topics such as customer service, leadership, values clarification, empowerment, personality traits, anti-harassment, and gender issues in the workplace.  She has also conducted “Mars and Venus” presentations while working with Dr. John Gray, author of Men Are From Mars, Women Are From Venus, as a facilitator in the Mars and Venus Institute.  Lively presentations are her forte, and she has presented to a variety of organizations, including

  • International Conference, American Society for Training and Development (ASTD)
  • International Society for Performance and Instruction
  • IBM
  • Accountants Association
  • Broward County Government
  • City of Coral Springs
  • Barry University
  • Miami-Dade College
  • American Express
  • Leadership Broward
  • Warner Bros. Publications and many more.

Recognition and Selected Special Programs

  • Establishment of the Management Development Institute, Broward County Government
  • Initial creator of Positive Start, Broward County’s Supervisory Training series, now a three-credit university course
  • Co-designer of Supervising for Excellence, State of Florida, Department of Children’ and Families nineteen module training series for new supervisors, used statewide
  • “Uncommon Courtesy” a customer service program for Delaware North, used in thirty-six states
  • “Fantastic Service Every Time” – China seminars presently offered throughout China
  • “Special Guests” for Huizenga Holdings and the Florida Panthers
  • “Eleven Home Runs for Leadership”
  • Design and development of Service America’s facility in Florida
  • Proclamation of honor from Broward County
  • National award from the Public Relations Society of America for “Communicating!” designed for the Office of Environmental Services
  • City of Baltimore Library System (Enoch Pratt Free Library) Staff Development Day
  • For books written by Maxine Kamin, click here

Community Service

  • Advisory Board, Florida Child Welfare Certification Board
  • Co-Chair, Mentoring Program, South Florida Chapter of the American Society for Training and Development
  • Chair, “Wake Up America” Tour to honor the children lost and the families from Sandy Hook Elementary School, Connecticut
  • Board, Keiser University
  • Previous board member for the Human Resources Association for Broward County, Renaissance International, and Art Guild
Touch Consulting, Inc. Staff
We partner with some of the best international training companies, individual trainers, and consultants.  With our accomplished partners, we determine what skills match your needs, and provide services to you based on training and consulting requests.  From strategic planning to time management, we are here to help you find your strengths and enhance your future.

Touch Consulting operates with the premise that the personal touch in business
respecting and appreciating associates and customers is the key to success.
Programs are designed to give practical application to these principles.