Our keynote speaker at the Doing Business Globally program in Dallas is Geoff Colvin, Senior Editor-at-Large of Fortune Magazine, best-selling author, and national broadcaster.
Mr. Colvin speaks frequently on leadership, globalization, wealth creation, the information technology revolution, and related issues. He previously served as anchor of “Wall Street Week with Fortune” on PBS, a program which drew the largest audience of any business television program in the US. He also frequently contributes on the CBS Radio Network, reaching 7 million listeners each week.
He is the author of “Talent is Overrated: What Really Separates World-Class Performers from Everybody Else,” which received the Harold A. Longman Award for Best Business Book of the Year, and has been translated into a dozen languages. He is also the author of the book, “Humans are Underrated: What High Achievers Know that Brilliant Machines Never Will,” which was released in August 2015.
Mr. Colvin served as keynote speaker for our Chicago DBG program in 2015. Read our recap of his remarks on gaining a competitive advantage in the marketplace.
Mr. Colvin studied Economics at Harvard University and received his MBA from New York University. He is a native of Vermillion, South Dakota.