Ed Doherty


Ed Doherty is the founder of One Degree Coaching, LLC. During his 40-year career in the hospitality industry as a chef, managing partner, owner, and COO, Ed discovered that a happy team is a productive team. Motivated by his success in building cohesive teams, Ed created One Degree in 2011 to share his vision and techniques for building a better workplace. Ed believes the key to building a sustainable business is to train leaders on how to build inspired, connected and productive teams. He believes, as does the entire One Degree team, that quality of operations is tied to the quality of the work environment. Ed lives in Haddon Township, New Jersey and enjoys traveling with his wife and four children.

“Happiness is good business and an engaged team is your best marketing tool”.


Maria Campbell


Maria Campbell, MBA, is a productivity coach and earned her Executive Masters from SJU in Food Marketing. She has over 10+ years of experience training and lecturing college-level students. Her passion is productivity solutions, project management, and accountability.  She has successfully created strategies to support leaders and their teams with effective collaboration and team building, increasing workplace productivity.

Maria is obsessed with helping others.

In addition to her work with ODC, Maria is the Founder of a Philly-based hospitality industry community called Cooks Who Care (CWC). Currently, Maria is coordinating a community cookbook where 100% of the cookbook proceeds will be used to fund mini-grants for health & mental health services.  CWC is channeling its efforts towards food service workers in Philadelphia, Delaware County (PA) & Southern New Jersey. In addition, Maria is dedicated to supporting food and beverage workers and is a moderator for rooms on the Clubhouse App with “Food is Religion.” She lives in Delaware County, PA, with her husband, a chef by trade, and their son.