Author of 8 books including NextMapping™ – Anticipate, Navigate and Create the Future of Work. Globally renowned future of work and change leadership expert with clients that include AT&T, Gartner, GE, KPMG, Kaiser Permanente and more.
#1 Bestselling Business Author, Organizational Culture, Employee Engagement and Teamwork Expert
One of today’s most influential voices in workplace trends, Chester Elton has spent two decades helping clients engage their employees to execute on strategy, vision, and values.
He has been called the “apostle of appreciation” by Canada’s Globe and Mail, “creative and refreshing‚” by the New York Times, and a “must read for modern managers” by CNN. Elton is co-author of the multiple award-winning New York Times and #1 Wall Street Journal bestselling leadership book, All In, The Carrot Principle, and The Best Team Wins. His books have been translated in more than 30 languages and have sold more than 1.5 million copies worldwide.
Elton is often quoted in publications such as the Wall Street Journal, Washington Post, Fast Company and the New York Times. He has appeared on NBC’s Today, CNN, ABC, MSNBC, National Public Radio and CBS’s 60 Minutes.
Elton serves as a leadership consultant to firms such as American Express, AT&T, Avis Budget Group and Procter & Gamble.
Founder, The Wild Institute
Award winning speaker and business owner, Chris Heeter, is out to create a wild revolution in the workplace. As a wilderness guide for over 28 years, Chris has led and worked with countless teams, helping them literally and figuratively, find their way as a group and as individuals.
Leading Business Strategist, Best-selling Author, Researcher
Chuck Martin is a New York Times Business Bestselling author, futurist and has been a leader in emerging digital technologies for more than two decades. He is considered one of the foremost Internet of Things (IoT) thinkers in the world and his latest book, "Digital Transformation 3.0 (The New Business-to-Consumer Connectinls of The Internet of Things), focuses on the digital disruption resulting from the Internet of Things.
Funny Motivational Speaker Colette Carlson is a human connection expert who knows the difference between trendy topics and timeless truths specific to maximizing relationships, revenue and results.
Colette Carlson is a human behavior expert and keynote speaker who inspires individuals to connect and communicate in real and relevant ways. How to create effective connections, and leverage them for greater success, is the thread woven into every one of Colette's presentations.
High Energy Motivational Speaker, Expert on Success, Leadership, Sales
When you book Connie Podesta as a keynote speaker, you will get: a powerful message, motivation and entertainment. She uses humor with purpose because the audience will learn more, commit to more, be open to newer ideas, and be more willing to make the kind of changes necessary for them to be successful.