Global Innovation Expert | Award-winning Author
Lisa Bodell provides a simple approach to the complex topic of innovation. The award-winning founder and CEO of futurethink, an organization which provides innovation solutions to clients worldwide, she is a globally recognized innovation leader and futurist who empowers audiences with the tools and techniques they need for accelerating change, driving growth, and solving problems creatively.
Lisa delivers her message to over 30 countries and nearly 100,000 people each year. She has been rated as a top speaker at Google’s client events and is the author of the bestselling book, Kill the Company: End the Status Quo, Start an Innovation Revolution, which won the 2014 Axiom Best Business Book Award and was voted Best Business Book by USA Book News and Booz & Co. Her newest book is Why Simple Wins: Escape the Complexity Trap and Get to Work That Matters.
She has appeared on NPR, FOX News, and in Fast Company, The New York Times, and Wired. She is also a frequent contributor to strategy+businesss, Forbes, and the Harvard Business Review.
An advisor on the boards of the Association of Professional Futurists and Novartis’ Diversity and Inclusion Board, Lisa has also taught innovation and creativity at both American and Fordham Universities.