CEO of Disruption Advisors. Named by Thinkers50 as one of the ten leading business thinkers in the world. Bestselling author of Smart Growth, Build an A Team, and the critically acclaimed, Disrupt Yourself. With 1.8 million followers on LinkedIn, Whitney is also the co-founder of the Disruptive Innovation Fund.
Gena Cox is an award-winning author of Leading Inclusion, organizational psychologist, executive coach, and speaker. Gena helps leaders enhance their impact and influence to meet the new demands of a disrupted work world. She focuses on how leadership and culture drive inclusion and talent optimization.
One of the Top 50 business thinkers in the world according to Thinkers50. Dorie is a keynote speaker and teaches executive education at Duke University. She is also the Wall Street Journal bestselling author of The Long Game, Entrepreneurial You, Reinventing You and Stand Out.
Rita McGrath is a best-selling author, a sought-after advisor and speaker, and a longtime faculty member at Columbia Business School. Rita is consistently ranked among the top 10 management thinkers in the world and is considered a top expert on strategy and innovation.
Legendary business management expert, bestselling author of In Search of Excellence, Thriving On Chaos, Re-imagine! Business Excellence in a Disruptive Age, and his latest, Excellence Now - Extreme Humanism. Thinkers50 Lifetime Achievement Award and more!
Denise Lee Yohn is the go-to expert on brand leadership. Denise is the author of the bestselling books What Great Brands Do: The Seven Brand-Building Principles that Separate the Best from the Rest and FUSION: How Integrating Brand and Culture Powers the World's Greatest Companies.
Jonah Berger is a Wharton Professor, internationally bestselling author, and a world-renowned expert on change, influence, and how products, services, and ideas catch on. Millions of copies of his books are in print in over 35 countries worldwide.
Co-Founder and CMO of Content Monsta, a content marketing production agency. Over 25 years of marketing, media, and sales operation experience directing initiatives at multiple global technology organizations.
Laura Gassner Otting inspires you to push past the doubt and indecision that resign dreams to limbo. She is the author of the Washington Post bestseller, Limitless, named one of “Good Morning America’s Favorite Books of the Year.”
Four decades building Publicis Groupe, one of the largest marketing/communications networks in the world, Rishad is also the author of Restoring the Soul of Business: Staying Human in the Age of Data. Renowned speaker, executive coach, board member and advisor.
After selling his business to Airbnb and working there for seven years, he’s now got the #1 business newsletter on Substack and is an expert in growth, conversion, community and how to think like a startup.
Founder of WealthVoice and Beetle Moment Marketing. Speaker, consultant, and voice marketing creator. Pro podcasts and rollerblades, anti fluorescent light and leaf blowers. Host of Voice Marketing with Emily Binder.
Inspirational customer experience and marketing expert, author, and advisor. Helps iconic brands grow by exceeding ever-escalating customer expectations. Loves: plaid suits and tequila. Hates: mean people and red tape.