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July 23 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Join AMA Birmingham welcome Stan Phelps & Tom Triumph to our wonderful city.
Stan Phelps is an IBM Futurist, Certified Speaking Professional (CSP) TEDx Speaker and Forbes Contributor, he has spoken at over 250 events. Stan has spoken on every inhabited continent, in over a dozen countries for Fortune 100 brands such as IBM, Target, ESPN, UPS, GlaxoSmithKline and Citi. Prior to focusing on writing and speaking, Stan held leadership positions at IMG, Adidas and the PGA. He also spent seven years as Chief Solutions Officer at Synergy, an award-winning marketing agency. At Synergy, he helped create larger than life brand experiences for brands such as KFC, M&M’s, Walmart and Starbucks.
Stan received his BS in Marketing and Human Resources from Marist College, a JD/MBA from Villanova University and a certificate for Achieving Breakthrough Service from Harvard Business School. He is a faculty member on AMA’s School of Marketing and also serves as an adjunct instructor at Rutgers Business School. To learn more please visit www.stanphelpspeaks.com
Tom Triumph is a consultant, speaker and author who helps companies grow by collaboratively helping them reinvent their business, product development, and marketing. Along the way he’s helped large Fortune 500 organizations act nimbly and small entrepreneurial companies scale. He’s been a participant in two global technology revolutions—and has been part of some remarkable success stories (and some misfires), and he’s the author of the book Evolve or Die: Lessons for World-Class Innovation & Creativity.
Tom fulfilled a childhood dream of living aboard an ocean research ship and tending to the mini-sub (Cousteau was on the Board), wrestled in the Olympic trials, and helped oversee the design and fabrication of the largest composite hovercraft ever built in the US. He resides in North Carolina and is an ultrarunner who envies Tom Hanks’ long run as Forrest Gump. To learn more please visit www.tomtriumph.com
Come for dinner (provided by Taco Mama) and learn how experiences drive differentiation and the need for innovation that engages and educates. With 2020 just around the corner, now is the time to share a meal and share in the conversation.