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Author of New York Times Best-selling Books, The (Honest) Truth About Dishonesty, The Upside of Irrationality and Predictably Irrational; James B. Duk ...
As an expert on how people actually act—and why they act—in business and economic environments, professor and a bestselling author, Dan Ariely, shows what human behavior means for business innovation, strategy, marketing and pricing. Ariely is the James B. Duke Professor of Behavioral Economics at Duke University and is dedicated to answering questions about human behavior in order to help people live more sensible—if not rational—lives.fee range: $60,000+
The World’s Most Retweeted Person by Digital Marketers; Venture Capitalist and Technology Advisor; New York Times Best-Selling Author of Five Books; ...
Jay Baer is the world's most retweeted person among digital marketers. He is a renowned business strategist, keynote speaker and the New York Times best-selling author of five books who travels the world helping businesspeople get and keep more customers.fee range: $25,000 - $40,000
Storm Chaser for Accuweather; Star of Discovery Channel's Hit TV Series Storm Chasers; Author, Into the Storm
When one of nature’s most violent storms ravages the earth, Dr. Reed Timmer attacks. Driven toward discovery in the “wild west” of meteorology, Timmer is determined to solve the mysteries of tornadoes and hurricanes, his ultimate goal being to collect data that saves lives. Forty-eight lives were lost on May 3, 1999 in the Moore, Oklahoma F-5 Tornado. Reed Timmer was less than a quarter mile from the beast, filming the whole thing. It wasn’t his first storm chase and certainly would not be his last. Since then, Timmer has chased more than 1000 tornadoes and hurricanes, becoming one of the world’s leading experts on severe weather forecasting, research, and safety. For Dr. Timmer, it’s more than just experiencing extreme storms. In 2003 he established TornadoVideos.net (TVN) ...
Vinh Giang is first and foremost a businessperson and entrepreneur. While in his 20s, he started an online business with two good friends; all of them had decided to leave their careers in accounting and pharmacy, to pursue their dream of building a successful business. Their online platform, Encyclopedia of Magic, now teaches magic to almost 50,000 students around the world. For this innovative and successful business idea, Vinh and his friends were awarded Young Entrepreneur of the Year.
Best-selling Innovation Author and Entrepreneur
We know that great leaders are defined by the extraordinary people that they lead. What makes Deborah Perry Piscione so special is that she has uncovered the DNA from the inspired cultures of the most innovative companies in the world. Through her years of research and hands-on work with many of Silicon Valley's pioneer companies, she has found the keys to building organizations into innovation machines and preparing leaders for the future. Deborah's discoveries are highlighted by her series of critically acclaimed books.fee range: $25,000 - $40,000
Emmy-Winning Writer and Producer of The Simpsons
As the Emmy award-winning writer and producer for The Simpsons, the longest-running American scripted primetime television series in history, Joel has been a key part of the show’s success. Since its debut on December 17, 1989, The Simpsons has broadcast more than 600 episodes, and was named by Time as “The greatest TV show of the 20th century.” It has won dozens of awards, including 31 Primetime Emmy Awards, 30 Annie Awards, and a Peabody Award.
Internationally Recognized Expert in Expanding Human Capacity; Founder, On Target Living
Matt Johnson struggled staying focused growing up. As he got older, school became harder and harder. Doctors diagnosed Matt with ADHD and tried to medicate him. He refused to believe that prescription medication was the only option. Instead, he adopted the lifestyle approach his father pioneered at On Target Living.
Expert in the Art of Leadership and Innovation in a Rapidly Changing World; Co-author of "The Chaos Imperative: How Chance and Disruption Increase Inn ...
Judah Pollack is a former faculty member of Stanford StartX and current lecturer at the University of California, Berkeley’s Haas School of Business. As a speaker and strategic adviser in the art of leadership, he works regularly with the US Army Special Forces and Red Team University, as well civilian clients such as the Plexus Institute, Airbnb, IDEO.org, and The North Face.
Leadership and Charisma Expert; Columnist for Forbes and The Huffington Post; Director of Innovative Leadership for Stanford’s StartX program; Best- ...
Olivia Fox Cabane is the former Director of Innovative Leadership for Stanford StartX and the bestselling author of The Charisma Myth. In addition to being a keynote speaker and executive coach to the leadership of Fortune 500 companies such as Google, MGM, and Deloitte, she lectures at Harvard, Yale, MIT, and the United Nations.
Co-Founder, Gilt Groupe & GlamSquad; Co-Founder & CEO, Fitz Co.
Alexandra Wilkis Wilson is the rare entrepreneur who is successful in virtually everything she has endeavored in her young but already seasoned career. Having launched a wildly successful luxury e-commerce site that quickly became an industry legend followed by a mobile app company on target to scale similar heights of success, Wilson encapsulates the new modern view of business leadership and innovation — one that places meaningful work above quick profits and rampant growth or expansion.
NASA Astronaut; Colonel in the United States Air Force
Terry’s personal stories and perspective gained from his space missions are captivating and insightful for every audience. His experience as an F-16 fighter pilot and test pilot gives him unique insight into operations and safety, and his lessons learned from NASA’s Columbia accident and Space Shuttle risk management are applicable to any industry.fee range: Inquire for Details
Retired Undercover FBI Agent; Awarded Five Commendations from Director of FBI; Author, “The Pretender: My Life Undercover for the FBI”; Lawyer
Marc Ruskin is a retired FBI Special Agent with 27 years’ experience working primarily undercover in operations for which he was awarded five Commendations from the Bureau Director. His over twenty years working undercover found him successfully infiltrating a New York Mafia crime family, an ethnic Chinese Malaysian heroin organization, a Wall Street trading exchange, right-wing terrorist groups, and working on espionage cases.