Keynote Speakers

Patrick Lencioni, Best-Selling Business Author, Internationally Recognized Speaker, and Thought-leader

Patrick Lencioni is the founder and president of The Table Group, a firm dedicated to improving organizations with ideas, products, and services which inspire increased employee engagement and teamwork. He is also the best-selling author of the book The Five Dysfunctions of a Team. His work has been featured in numerous business publications, including Fortune, USA Today, and Harvard Business Review.

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Elizabeth Fikes, Director, Product Supply Engineering – Cincinnati, Procter & Gamble

Elizabeth Fikes joined Procter & Gamble in 1993 and is now Director of Product Supply Engineering leading supply chain redesign for North America. Fikes has worked in multiple locations across the world. During her 2 years in Beijing, she helped deliver $80-120M annually in capital project executions to increase capacity through new site construction. Fikes’ role in research and development and her skill-set for creating structure and building capability to deliver innovative breakthroughs in project execution enable her to inspire and lead innovation in various cultures.

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Karen Martin, Leading Authority on Lean Management & Business Performance Expert

Karen Martin is a leading authority on Lean management and business performance improvement. She and her team have worked with a wide variety of clients from all different industries regarding organizational improvement. She is also the Shingo-award-winning author of The Outstanding Organization, which focuses on reducing organizational chaos.

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