Keynote Speakers

Shawn Achor, Author, The Happiness Advantage.

Shawn Achor is the author of The Happiness Advantage. Shawn Achor is the winner of over a dozen distinguished teaching awards at Harvard University, where he delivered lectures on positive psychology in the most popular class at Harvard. Shawn has become one of the world's leading experts on the connection between happiness and success. His research on happiness made the cover of Harvard Business Review, his TED talk is one of the most popular all time with over 4 million views, and his lecture airing on PBS has been seen by millions.

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Brad Frank, President, Tulsa Tube Bending

Brad Frank is President of Tulsa Tube Bending. The company's Lean process improvement implementation is considered to be one of the best in its region. Tulsa Tube Bending's efforts have generated thousands of process improvements resulting in a 130% increase in productivity. Tulsa Tube Bending has given Lean plant tours to over 450 companies. Brad has published numerous trade articles, has been quoted by the Wall Street Journal, and has spoken on a variety of business topics to many industry groups.

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Chris Fussell, Former Navy SEAL Officer, Chief of Network Management at McChrystal Group

Chris Fussell is a former Navy SEAL Officer and the current Chief of Network Management at McChrystal Group, a premier leadership and management consulting firm founded by General McChrystal and fellow SEAL David Silverman. Fussell is also an author of the firm's management book, Team of Teams: New Rules of Engagement in a Complex World, coauthored with General McChrystal. Fussell leads the company's sales, branding, and client relations teams, bringing his Special Operations experience and his expertise in cross-functional collaboration and knowledge sharing within large, dispersed organizations.

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