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Andrew Davis, Bestselling Author and Marketing Expert

Andrew Davis is a bestselling author and marketing expert. Before building and selling a thriving digital marketing agency, Andrew produced for NBC and worked for The Muppets. He's appeared in the New York Times and on the Today Show. He's crafted documentary films and award-winning content for tiny startups and Fortune 500 brands. Today, Davis teaches business leaders how to grow their businesses, transform their communities, and leave their legacy.


Erica Dhawan, Bestselling Author, Leading Authority on 21st-century Teamwork and Collaboration

When leaders want to break team silos and innovate through smarter collaboration, they call Erica Dhawan. Named the “Oprah of Management Thinkers,” by Thinkers50, Dhawan has penned two books on communicating and connecting in a digital world, and frequently appears in Harvard Business Review, Fast Company and Wall Street Journal. She also speaks on global stages including TEDx and the World Economic Forum, and holds degrees from Harvard University, MIT Sloan and the Wharton School. In this inspiring and practical talk, Dhawan will lay out innovative strategies for unlocking the collective power of teams, building a culture of trust across any distance and engaging authentically in today’s competitive market.


Mark Schaefer, Global Marketing Expert

Mark W. Schaefer is a globally-recognized speaker, educator, business consultant, and author who blogs at {grow} — one of the top marketing blogs of the world. Mark has worked in global sales, PR, and marketing positions for 30 years and now provides consulting services as Executive Director of U.S.-based Schaefer Marketing Solutions. He is the author of eight best-selling books including The Tao of Twitter (the best-selling book on Twitter in the world), The Content Code, named by INC magazine as one of the Top five marketing books of the year, and KNOWN: The handbook for building and unleashing your personal brand in the digital age, the top book on personal branding.


Duncan Wardle, Former Head of Innovation & Creativity at the Walt Disney Company

As Head of Innovation & Creativity at Disney, Duncan helped teams at Disney Parks, Lucasfilm, Marvel, Pixar, Imagineering and Animation to innovate, creating magical new storylines and amazing experiences for consumers around the globe. He now brings his Disney experience to audiences around the world, delivering a series of keynotes, masterclasses, and ideation forums, that help people capture unlikely connections, leading to both fresh thinking and revolutionary ideas.

He is a multiple TEDx speaker and contributor to Fast Company Magazine. He teaches Innovation and Creativity Masterclasses at Yale University, UNC and U.F. He also holds the American Citizen Award presented at the White House, an Hons. MBA and Hons. Doctorate from Edinburgh University and the Duke of Edinburgh Award, presented by her majesty, Queen Elizabeth.

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