American by birth, living in Europe, John Paval has trained executives and managers from Europe, the Middle East and Asia for over a decade.
The founder and driector of ICS Sverige, John’s background in the art of expression includes a prolific career as a professional actor in France, a successful practice as an international business lawyer in Los Angeles, California, award winning poetry and theatrical translations, and advanced studies of classical rhetoric, modern languages, and international law at the University of Michigan, Stanford University, and UCLA.
A speaker of fluent French and intermediate Swedish, he makes his home in Stockholm, Sweden where he tries to find time to pursue personal interests in history, detective fiction, ice skating, and horsemanship.
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ICS was founded in Stockholm, Sweden in 2003 as an association of experienced trainers in the field of presentation skills. Its mission is to develop new strategies for empowering and reinforcing the human factor in the field of corporate communications in the global marketplace of the 21st century. ICS training programs adapt timeless, universal principals to contemporary business needs. ICS pedagogy focuses on the use of simple, powerful tools which can be adapted to a variety of management needs. In a communications environment which is characterized by multimedia technology in the form of high impact advertising, special effects entertainment, and the virtual marketplaces of the internet- we believe the human factor is more important than ever.
Satisfied clients include the Servier Medical Group, Alstom Power, the Saab Defense Group, Ericsson, MyData Automation, Schering Plough, Eli Lilly, SmartTrust, Freescale Semiconductor, and IDEA International.