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Josh Linkner

  • Founder and Chairman, ePrize
  • Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year
  • NYT Best-Selling Author
Biography

Josh Linkner - who started his career as a jazz guitarist - personifies creativity, entrepreneurship and disruptive innovation. He has been the founder and CEO of five tech companies, which sold for a combined value of over $200 million.

Josh is the author of four books, two New York Times Bestsellers: Disciplined Dreaming: A Proven System to Drive Breakthrough Creativity, and The ... VIEW MORE

Speaker Media

Josh Linkner Innovation Keynote Speaker
Beyond Speaking Interview
Keynote Demo
TEDx: How To Overcome Natural Forces
Speech Topics
  • Hacking Innovation: The New Business Growth Model from the Sinister World of Hackers

    With intense competitive pressures and mind-numbing speed, leaders seek fresh approaches for growth and innovation. As ... View More

  • HARNESSING INNOVATION: TURNING RAW IDEAS INTO POWERFUL RESULTS

    As a five-time successful tech entrepreneur and investor in dozens of startups, Josh Linkner has seen thousands of ... View More

  • THE GRAVITY-DEFYING LEADER: INNOVATIVE APPROACHES TO HYPER-GROWTH LEADERSHIP

    With disruptive forces assaulting business from every direction, creativity has been labeled the single-most important ... View More

  • ENTREPRENEURIAL FIRE: THINK AND ACT LIKE A STARTUP (EVEN IF YOU’RE NOT)

    Entrepreneurs look at the world differently. We celebrate them for their bold vision and courage – they drive ... View More

Text Reviews
  • Josh Linkner, CEO of ePrize, is a tremendous business leader who has established a successful and sustainable company, as well as a culture that nurtures employees to help them maximize their potential.
  • Hon. Jennifer M. Granholm - Governor, State of Michigan
  • In today’s fiercely competitive global marketplace, the most important resource any business has is the creative thinking of its people. Josh Linkner lays out a road map that will guide individuals, teams, and companies to higher levels of creativity.
  • Bill Ford, Executive Chairman - Ford Motor Company
  • Josh’s presentation was one that made you watch, listen and learn and is a clear example of when you connect with people—they can gain insight and knowledge that will help open doors to new opportunities.
  • Nathan Forbes, Managing Partner - The Forbes Company

Josh's Blog

Setbacks: Game Over or Game On?
What do Oprah Winfrey, Mick Jagger, and Jeff Bezos have in common? They are all incredibly successful, true, but they also have...

A Simple Approach to Boost the Appeal...
If you have a burning headache, you'll do whatever it takes to subdue it. If it's 3:00 am on a cold, snowy night and you are ou...

What's Your Firebird?
In 1953, a team of the most creative designers and engineers at General Motors set out to make history. Their task: invent the ...

Metrics That That Matter
With our national focus on productivity and financial gain, we carefully measure Gross Domestic Product (GDP) and other metrics...

We've Been Banksy'd
The demure art world felt shockwaves over the last week as the dramatic news broke. The mysterious street artist known as Banks...

What Business Can Learn From Our...
If there's a silver lining in today's polarizing political landscape, it's the increase in activism that is sweeping our countr...

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