NYT's Bestselling author, Consultant and Communicator
Mark Sanborn Bio
Mark is the president of Sanborn & Associates, Inc., an idea lab for leadership development. He has written or co-authored eight books and is the creator of more than two dozen videos and audio training programs on leadership, change and customer service.
Mark's book, The Fred Factor: How Passion in Your Work and Life Can Turn the Ordinary Into the Extraordinary is an international bestseller and was on the New York Times, Business Week and Wall Street Journal bestseller lists. His books include You Don't Need a Title to be a Leader: How Anyone, Anywhere Can Make a Positive Difference, The Encore Effect: How to Achieve Remarkable Performance in Anything You Do, Up, Down or Sideways: How to Succeed When Times are Good, Bad or In Between, and his latest, Fred 2.0: New Ideas on How to Keep Delivering Extraordinary Results.
As a master storyteller, Mark has an unparalleled ability to communicate fundamental truths through simple stories, anecdotes and humor. Having presented over 2400 speeches and seminars in every state and a dozen countries, he is an experienced pro. Mark has been inducted into the Speaker Hall of Fame, is a past president of the National Speakers Association and winner of The Cavett, the highest honor bestowed by that organization. He was awarded The Ambassador of Free Enterprise Award by Sales & Marketing Executives International.
Mark has worked with many of America's best companies. That's because he has the ability to motivate and teach clear, proven and highly effective ways of thinking and doing that keep individuals and organizations moving forward and gaining new ground.