Experts in Business creativity Top 7 experts

Paul Reali

Paul Reali

Charlotte, NC | Owner, OmniSkills, LLC

Paul Reali helps individuals, teams, and companies discover and mine their creative potential. This process of discovery and application is achieved through one or more of these services: training, process facilitation, consulting, and coaching. Paul has worked with clients across the country, from second-state entrepreneurial ventures to the Fortune 100. He is the co-author of “Creativity Rising: Creative Thinking and Creative Problem Solving in the 21st Century,” published in 2012 by ICSC Press. He is a regular presenter at the Creative Problem Solving Institute, Creativity... Read more

Adam Hartung

Adam Hartung

Lake Zurich, IL | Top Keynote Speaker on Innovation and Growth, Sitting CEO and Board member of publicand private companies

I currently serve as the CEO of Soparfilm Energy, Content Laboratory and Spark Partners a Chicago-based, growth strategy consulting firm. I have held Board of Directors’ seats with five corporations, and currently Chair the Audit Committee for SixDimensions Global on the NASDAQ. I have traveled globally as the keynote speaker to over 400 leadership and business organizations on innovation and managing Status Quo Risk. I present, and lead workshops, on why corporations are not growing as fast as desired, and how to reverse that situation to exceed expectations. I am the top... Read more

Mike Wittenstein

Mike Wittenstein

Marietta, GA | Retail Customer Experience Strategist and Designer at Storyminers

Mike has been helping companies solve problems for over 20 years starting with the customers' experience. His work in customer experience and customer experience design has taken him to more than 25 countries and impacted over 400 companies. Working with companies like IBM, founding his own company and consulting with organizations of all sizes around the world, he has nearly perfected the art of great customer experience design. Where most companies take a "balance sheet" approach to problem resolution, it is the human element that ultimately moves the needle. And move the needle he... Read more

Lance Bettencourt

Lance Bettencourt

Bloomington, IN | Service Innovation Specialist | Customer Focus Advocate | Jobs-to-be-done Expert | Collaboration Partner

Lance A. Bettencourt, PhD, is a founding partner of Service 360 Partners, business speaker, and a customer-focused innovation thought-leader and advocate. Lance helps companies to gain a deep understanding of value from a customer perspective in order to enable innovative thinking and drive customer-focused change. Through a combination of training, research, and workshops, Lance provides companies with a unique perspective on opportunities that can both transform current customer experiences and shape entirely new products, services, and business models. Lance has worked with many... Read more

Natalie Jenkins

Natalie Jenkins

Urbandale, IA | Director, Organizational Development | Innovation Guide

Natalie Jenkins has over 15 years of experience in the innovation and creative thinking field. Her focus has been in helping develop the skills needed to expand and sharpen thinking. Natalie closely collaborates with her clients, helping them develop an innovation plan that is in alignment with their strategic goals. Natalie has nurtured the development of many new products and services in the area of creative thinking and Innovation. Specialties: Setting up sustainable innovation initiatives that produce positive results, matching clients with the best talent available for their... Read more

Chris Sorensen

Chris Sorensen

Lake Forest, IL | Startup Executive and Innovation Strategist

I work with companies to enhance their go-to-market strategies, increase their Product Market Fit Score, improve their revenue and growth strategies, and give them a more competitive position. Award winning start-up executive and strategist and "do-er" with broad based hands-on operating experience as CEO, COO, Co-founder, and Product Manager. Key player in raising over $30 Million in capital for early stage companies resulting in $140 Million return to investors. Focused on leading new product design and development projects, business development, and executing market... Read more

Dean Crutchfield

Dean Crutchfield

New York, NY | Brand Marketing & Innovation Expert

Dean is a leading international consultant on brand and innovation who has worked for over 20 years advising major corporations on strategies for brand building, customer experience, internal culture and innovation. Has represented several of the worlds’ most iconic brands, created new brands and worked internationally across a wide variety of market sectors and has spoken about the power of branding at institutions including the Google Speaker Series, Duke University, Kellogg School of Management, Wharton School of Finance as well as speaking internationally about how to accomplish... Read more