Stephen Shapiro

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Stephen Shapiro Bio

Stephen Shapiro helps organizations drive tenfold improvements on their innovation ROI over traditional methods. To do this, he gets everyone focused on the most critical opportunities for avoiding disruption and staying relevant.

Stephen is a business author, consultant and speaker on the topics of innovation and collaboration.

He started his innovation work over 20 years ago while leading a 20,000-person innovation practice at the consulting firm, Accenture.

Since then he has written five books, including "Best Practices Are Stupid," which was named the best innovation and creativity book of the year by 800-CEO-READ. His sixth book, "Invisible Solutions," will be published early 2020.

His Personality Poker card game has been used around the world to create high-performing innovation teams.

Stephen has presented at conferences in 50 countries and in 2015 he was inducted into the Speaker Hall of Fame.

In 2017, he was recently a regular judge and mentor on the TLC innovation reality television show, "Girl Starter."