Karl is the former CEO of a leading flexible packaging and converting company. He founded and was the first President of Executive Limousines Indianapolis, LLC, a niche transportation business that continues to serve Central Indiana residents, organizations, and visitors. He is also the founder of Profit in Harmony® and RULE®. He more recently founded QR4ICE.com™, which offers unique solutions to provide First Responders with valuable information in case of emergency.
Karl has more than 30 years experience helping people and organizations be more successful. His passion is helping people realize their true selves so they may live more joyful lives. Karl is a writer, a speaker, and clinical hypnotist, having been Licensed and Certified as a Hypnotist by the State of Indiana. He is an Accredited Senior Executive Associate of the Institute for Independent Business and founded Zimmer Advisory Group to better serve business owners and leaders.
Karl has served on the Board of Directors of The Villages and as interim President of Joyful Living (see Favorite Charities) and currently serves on the Advisory Board of the Indiana Center for Intercultural Communication at IUPUI.
The Very Early Years
Karl was born in Queens, New York and moved to Denmark before he was three. When Karl was four, he and his family moved to the Netherlands, where they lived until Karl was nearly ten years old, at which time they moved back to New York. After just one year in New York, the family moved to Indianapolis, Indiana, where Karl stayed until he graduated from high school.
Karl moved to Tacoma, Washington, where he attended the University of Puget Sound. His studies then took him to Albuquerque, New Mexico, and back to Indianapolis. Karl is member of Class XXX of the Wabash Executive Program at Wabash College in Crawfordsville, Indiana. Karl is a certified member of the National Guild of Hypnotists and is a Reiki Master. He is also a certified mediator in Public Policy.