Expert in Body Language, Human Behavior, and Communication
Voted the #1 Body Language Professional in the world for two years running, Mark Bowden is passionate about giving people the most influential and persuasive communication techniques to stand out, win trust, and gain credibility every time they speak, whether in person or virtually. Inspiring, energetic, engaging, and entirely entertaining, Bowden’s memorable talks and training programs not only provide top-tier education, but have proven life-changing for audiences and clients, helping their businesses grow across all industries and sectors.
Bowden’s work is invaluable to business leaders and teams from Fortune 500 companies, politicians, and prime ministers of G7 nations. His highly acclaimed TEDx talk and award-winning YouTube Channel “The Behavior Panel” has reached over 20 million viewers, and he has presented and provided training to many of the most innovative organizations in the world, including ZOOM, Shopify, Réal Madrid C.F., Dell, AMD, Viacom, Royal Bank of Canada, Fidelity, Amex, Unilever, Daimler, Microsoft, Toyota, VW, Samsung, Johnson & Johnson, KPMG, GSK, Walmart and Nestle. He also delivers presentation training for the #1 EMBA program in Canada with Kellogg-Schulich and is president of the National Communication Coach Association of Canada.
A go-to commentator for world media on the body language of leading politicians and public figures, Bowden appears regularly on news and talk shows, including CNN, CTV, CBC, and Global, and has been quoted in The Wall Street Journal, Washington Post, and GQ Magazine. He’s is also a go-to behavioral expert for The Dr. Phil Show.
Bowden is the co-founder of TRUTHPLANE®, a communication training company that offers a unique methodology for anyone who has to communicate with impact to an audience. He uses his system of cutting-edge and effective non-verbal communication techniques to instantly help people become more confident, collaborative, and credible in their communication — invaluable for anyone in leadership, sales, teams, politics, media, and beyond.
A world-renowned body-language thought-leader, Bowden has written such bestselling books as Winning Body Language — a “how-to guide” to using body language to stand out, win trust, and gain credibility when speaking; Winning Body Language for Sales Professionals; and Tame the Primitive Brain: 28 Ways in 28 Days to Manage the Most Impulsive Behaviors At Work. His latest book, Truth & Lies: What People are Really Thinking, co-authored by Tracey Thomson, is a Canadian bestseller, and was described by FBI interrogator and counterintelligence agent Joe Navarro as “a remarkable book… this year’s must-read on body language and human behaviour.”