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Amy Cole
Amy Cole brings 22+ years of diversified marketing, sales and operational expertise to her role as an M&A Advisor at ABI. Ms. Cole assists business owners of privately-held companies with a variety of services including exit strategy planning, valuations, business sales, acquisitions and strategic marketing. With direct industry experience including manufacturing, distribution, business services, high tech, advertising & retail, Ms. Cole has led teams through multiple acquisitions, recapitaliza .....more»

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2010-01-29: Leadership in Mergers and Acquisitions

Brett Johnson
Brett Johnson founded The Institute for Innovation, Integration & Impact, Inc. in 1996. Brett’s writings support his work consulting to business and social sector leaders on breakthrough strategies. He has over twenty-five years experience with leading public accounting and management consulting firms helping corporations from global multi-nationals through to business start-ups and social sector organizations. Brett was a Partner at KPMG Peat Marwick and at Computer Sciences Corporation. He spe .....more»

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2009-12-25: Radically Fresh Leadership

Carrie Pemberton Ford
Dr Pemberton Ford is the Development Executive for the Cambridge based Centre for Applied Research in Human Trafficking, (CCARHT) a multi disciplinary forum for the development of expertise in counter trafficking across the several streams of trafficking which are currently extant in the UK and recognised by the UN as gross violations of Human Rights. In her former work as the founder and Chief Executive of the counter Trafficking Charity CHASTE – Churches Alert to Sex Trafficking Across Europ .....more»

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2010-02-26: 21st Century Global Issues - Human Trafficking

Charlie Self
Dr. Charlie Self, “Messenger to the Thoughtful’, is a leader with a unique gift of clarity. He offers “insights for impact” that encourage and empower all people to dream and do above and beyond the norm.Charlie’s speaking and writing offers an unusual blend of depth and simplicity. Hearers and readers are invited to live with passion and principle, avoiding the traps of self-destruction and self-promotion.Charlie is a coach, a communicator, a minister and a professor, with over two decades of e .....more»

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2009-12-18: Leadership Doing Both Well and Good

Edith Yeung
Edith is a guest host of CBS 5 Startup Profile, the go-to consultant in small business marketing, a sought-after speaker, and the Founder of BizTechDay – the most impactful business technology conference serving the entrepreneur community every year in San Francisco. Edith is passionate about connecting, educating and inspiring entrepreneurs. She has delivered many content rich, high-energy and memorable talks in US, Asia and Europe and leads San Francisco Entrepreneur Meetup Group with over 280 .....more»

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2010-02-05: BizTech Leadership Success

Elaine Betts
The management consultant expertise of Elaine Betts lies in the fields of organisation, prioritization, project and time management. She is a contributing author in Dr. Ivan Misner's latest book " Master of Sales" along with other authors such as Brian Tracy, Jack Canfield, Martha Stewart and Keith Ferrazzi. Elaine was born in England and has lived in California since 1996. A formal education in microbiology and subsequent pharmaceutical research provided Elaine the disciplines and concepts nece .....more»

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2009-11-13: Self- Managing for Success

Ellen Looyen
Ellen Looyen, known as “America’s Leader in Personal Branding” has a valuable and practical message for anyone interested in starting, growing or sustaining a business, or in promoting themselves in a more unique and compelling way. A true corporate pioneer, Ellen spent most of the 80’s distinguishing herself as a sales and training leader at IBM and Xerox, while developing the innovative Charismatic Branding techniques she employs in all of her work today. Ellen has a BA in Philosophy from Te .....more»

2009-10-30: Charisma, Branding & Leadership

Francis Sealey
Francis Sealey is the Chair of GlobalNet21 and the original founder of 21st Century Network. He was a Producer and Executive Producer for many years working for both the BBC Open University and the Community Programmes Unit. He has been active in politics and community action for most of his life, being a Parliamentary Candidate in 1974 and founder and activist in a number of social & community networks. He developed a community network in North London in the late 1970’s that eventually became a .....more»

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2010-02-26: 21st Century Global Issues - Human Trafficking

George Fraser
George C. Fraser is Chairman and CEO of FraserNet, Inc. A company he founded some 20 years ago with the vision to lead a global networking movement that brings together diverse human resources to increase opportunities for people of African descent. He is considered by many to be a new voice for African Americans and one of the foremost authorities on economic development, networking and building effective relationships. Mr. Fraser authored two critically acclaimed books: Success Runs In Our Rac .....more»

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2009-11-27: Connecting beyond Networking

Gerald Harris
Gerald Harris is President of Harris Planning and Strategy, a firm specializing in assisting companies and non-profit organizations in strategic planning. Gerald has been a member of the GBN's network of "remarkable people,' for over 15 years. He has led planning engagements internationally in Europe, Asia and Latin America. He is a skilled facilitator and process leader. .....more»

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2009-12-11: Lessons from Quantum Physics for Leadership

Henrik Mann
Fulfilling his public calling as "a man for others," Dr. Henrik Mann seeks to embody a tradition of both critical reflection and effective practical action.

In the realm of commerce, Dr. Mann is founder of GenCom International, LLC, a global management consultancy and commercial loan brokerage. He has earned a CA Real Estate Brokers' license, and works with a team of consultant associates in Hong Kong, England and the US to identify and broker construction funding on large comme .....more»

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2010-03-05: Higher Standard Leadership Beliefs I Hold Dear

James Pennington
James Pennington was born and grew up in Arizona, He began his undergraduate studies at ASU, Hope University, Cal State University Fullerton, and finally Columbia College Mo. He Graduated Cum Laude with 2 Degrees where one in Business Administration in 1992. He worked several Years in the Army and was then hired by the Small Business Administration as a Computer Specialist. He has since moved on under government reorganization to Business Development and the President\'s Faith Based Initiat .....more»

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2010-01-15: Small Business Leadership Reality

Jim Covel
Jim has spent over 25 years in the field of natural history interpretation, working with the National Park Service, California State Parks and several other park agencies and museums in Northern California. His formal training includes degrees in Environmental Planning and in Community Development from UC Davis, where he also taught in the Environmental Studies Department for eight years. In addition, Jim was a District Ranger in Sacramento County for 12 years and an Associate Professor at CSU .....more»

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2010-02-12: Advocacy Leadership for Ocean's Health

Joe Berlinger
Joe Berlinger is an award-winning filmmaker, journalist and photographer, whose films include the celebrated documentaries Brother’s Keeper, Paradise Lost, and Metallica: Some Kind of Monster. n addition to his feature documentary work, Berlinger has produced and directed a great deal of television, both fiction and nonfiction, including The Begging Game for ABC News and PBS/Frontline and Where It’s At: The Rolling Stone State of the Union, an ABC primetime special created in celebration of the .....more»

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2009-10-16: CRUDE: Chevron/Texacos Toxic Leadership Disaster Story

John G. Moran, EdM
John holds a Bachelor's Degree in History from the University of Massachusetts at Boston and a Master's of Education from Harvard University, where he was also certified as a High School History teacher. He has held key leadership positions in both business and education over the last 20 years. Most notably, he was the Principal of a Christian High School in Boston, the Major Account Director for an international staffing firm, and the Associate Dean of an Assemblies of God University. He is c .....more»

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2010-01-08: Effective Private School Leadership Development

John Perkins
John Perkins’s latest book, Hoodwinked, is a blueprint for a new form of global economics. The solutions are not “return to normal” ones. Instead, John challenges us to soar to new heights, away from predatory capitalism and into an era more transformative than the Agricultural and Industrial Revolutions. Hoodwinked details specific steps each of us can take to create a sustainable, just, and peaceful world. John's Confessions of an Economic Hit Man, which spent nearly a year and a half on the .....more»

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2009-11-06: Leadership Corruption in High Places

Joyce Bone
Joyce Bone is an accomplished businesswoman and sought-after speaker who is recognized nationally for her expertise in entrepreneurship and real estate. She has been featured on CNBC's "The Squawk Box"; profiled in Money, Kiplinger's and Millionaire Blueprints; is a regular contributor to Glow and Southern Savvy magazines; and plans to launch her book on millionaire moms early in 2009. As an entrepreneur and mom, Joyce has created several successful businesses while raising her three boys with .....more»

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2009-11-20: Women's Entrepreneurial Leadership

Lou Paulson
Lou Paulson is President of California Professional Firefighters, representing 30,000 public safety professionals. As CPF President, he also serves as co-sponsor of the California Fire Fighter Joint Apprenticeship Committee and as chair of the California Fire Foundation. Since his election to the position of CPF president in May of 2004, Lou has established a reputation as a leading figure in California’s fire service as well as the state’s labor movement. Lou helped lead the effort to implem .....more»

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2010-02-19: Boy Scouts Leadership Celebration

Nathan George
Convicted of the urgency of practical action on behalf of the global poor and the necessity of engaging the church in America, Nathan and Catherine George founded a fair trade company, Trade as One. Based in Fremont, CA, the company sells products made by victims of human trafficking, HIV / AIDS and the poorest of the poor. It sees job creation among the global poor as a missional issue. Trade as One believes that the church can speak prophetically to the marketplace and lead by example in sh .....more»

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2010-01-22: Effective Social Entrepreneur Leadership

Peter Kent
Peter Kent is currently President of ICCC USA. He is also President of Insight Business Systems, a consulting firm in Silicon Valley helping early-stage startup companies with strategic, financial and operational issues for the last 15 years. He is active in the non-profit area, as well, leading local community non-profit efforts in addition to ICCC. Mr. Kent has an MBA from Stanford University, and an engineering degree from the University of Michigan. .....more»

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2009-09-25: Global Marketplace Leadership and Religion: The ICCC Story

Saed Awwad
Saed is an Arab/American of Palestinian descent. After living in the West Bank under Israeli occupation his entire life, his heart was consumed with hatred and bitterness toward the Jewish people. Desperately seeking the dream of freedom, he immigrated to the United States in 1990, at the age of 21. He sought to fulfill his emptiness through many avenues, all of which led to further desolation. God became his final option as he earnestly cried out to Him. He accepted Jesus Christ as his personal .....more»

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2009-10-23: Palestinian-American Leadership for Humanitarian Relief