Steven D. Goldstein – Chairman of US Auto Sales and Author of Why Are There Snowblowers in Miami?: Transform Your Business Using the Five Principles of Engagement
Steven D. Goldstein helps improve companies’ performance through renewed engagement and laser like focus. He has over thirty-five years of experience working as an operating executive at both global Fortune 500 corporations (including as Chairman and CEO of American Express Bank) and midsize companies, as well as advising private equity firms with their portfolio companies. His special talent lies in unleashing companies’ hidden assets, transforming employee and customer engagement, and accelerating the pace of decision-making and change. He currently serves as Chairman of US Auto Sales, as Senior Advisor to Milestone Partners, and as an Industrial Advisor to EQT Partners. Steven also advises leaders about engagement and performance improvement, and is a sought-after public speaker.
Dan Roam is the author of the international bestseller The Back of the Napkin, the most popular visual-thinking business book of all time. Fast Company, BusinessWeek, and The Times of London all named The Back of the Napkin the #1 creativity and innovation book of the year. Dan is the founder and president of Digital Roam Inc., a management-consulting firm that uses visual thinking to solve complex problems for such clients as Google, Boeing, eBay, Microsoft, Wal-Mart, Wells Fargo, the U.S. Navy, and the United States Senate. Dan and his whiteboard have appeared on CNN, MSNBC, ABC News, Fox News, NPR, and at the White House. He lives in San Francisco.