Raman Chadha The Junto Institute
With an interactive and engaging style, Raman crafts a thought-provoking and immersive journey for his audience. He is not simply a speaker who talks at people as a “sage on the stage”. Instead, Raman is a “man among the people”, engaging participants such as a town hall moderator, weaving together diverse perspectives and experiences.
Dr. John Blattner, Ph.D. PAS International, INC
Using a collaborative and cooperating style, John creates an atmosphere for individuals to develop in their careers. John works with organizations with care and concern to create healthy organizations.
Thomas J. Walter Tasty Catering
43 years as an entrepreneur, started 30 businesses, acquired three, failed in two, co-authored an evidence based research book on employee engagement that focused on eight small to mid-size national award winning companies resulting in the ability to address a broad range of interested audiences. The presentations are lively, animated and focused on the pain points of the customer audience.
Jamie Pritscher nuphoriq
With a strong respect and understanding for each generation, Jamie utilizes examples from her personal experience working with multiple generations of employees, marketing products/services and selling products/services to individuals of all ages.
Julie Baron Communication Works
Recognized for her leadership abilities, team focus, creative strategy, execution and effective working relationships, Julie brings PR depth, communication consulting breadth and real world general business experience to be successful.
Erin Walter nuphoriq
Erin’s company, nuphoriq, is still in the early growth stage, successful, and yet she has guided her team through a handful of tough, path-altering strategic decisions. She grew up in a family of entrepreneurs, which provided a great foundation. Erin surrounds herself with mentors with whom she has frequent communication.
Dr. Ken Thompson DePaul University
As a full-time position at DePaul University and commitments to Journal Editor, empirical research, Master Senior Examiner for the American Health Care Association and Senior Examiner for the State of Illinois Baldrige program, Ken has very unique and extensive background and experience in how to turn companies into high performers.
Kevin Walter Great Game of Business
With a 30-year history of success at SRC, GGOB is a proven system of Open Book Management. As a practitioner and certified licensed coach, Kevin has“walked the talk” of GGOB for three plus years. This is a distinct advantage over other GGOB coaches and competitors. Competition comes from LEAN and other consulting companies, but none are certified in the proven methodology of GGOB as created by Jack Stack.
Tom Latourette M3 Learning
M3 works with companies as large as Google and WebEx to entrepreneurial start- ups. The M3 philosophy is tool based and designed to be accessible for all skill levels. Any individual or team will walk away from an M3 engagement with tactics, strategies and a solid game plan they can employ immediately.
Lawrence (Larry) Walter Tasty Catering
Recognized for his results-driven strategic thinking, Larry brings 40 years of foodservice industry experience to the table. With his passion for continuous improvement and his broad network, Larry has helped many caterers, restaurateurs, chefs, event planners and other foodservice professionals gain greater control over costs, productivity and quality.
Tim Walter 80Nine Holdings
With experience in multiple companies across multiple industries, Tim has a unique approach on developing business models. With a strong background in finance, Tim always develops his businesses with an end game.