Triple Crown Leadership

Triple Crown Leadership

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Gregg and Bob Vanourek are available for media interviews, keynote addresses, and workshops. They can appear individually or together. View our Press Materials (including our Press Release and Image Downloads for the media). Triple Crown Leadership is a Winner of the 2013 International Book Awards in the Business: General category and has been called “the best leadership book since Good to Great“).

Gregg ran a Lab on “Designing Your Life: The Nexus between Good Work and Good Living” and another Lab on “Innovation Derailers: What Kills Innovation in Companies” for the Innovation Roundtable Summit 2018 (the world’s largest gathering of innovation executives in large firms) in Copenhagen in November 2018. He was also master of ceremonies for Innovation Night at KTH-Royal Institute of Technology hosted by THS Armada and gave a talk on “Innovation and the Future.”

Gregg led a “Designing Your Life” workshop in October 2018. He was featured in this August 2018 article on “The Six Pillars for Nurturing a Culture of Innovation” for his presentation at an Innovation Roundtable conference in Rome. Gregg was featured in summer 2018 by the Stockholm School of Entrepreneurship for his facilitation of a workshop on entrepreneurial leadership.

In August 2018, Gregg gave a talk on leadership for EIT Digital in Stockholm. In July 2018, the San Francisco Review of Books reviewed Triple Crown Leadership. In June 2018, Bob read excerpts from his latest book, Leadership Wisdom: Lessons from Poetry, Prose, and Curious Verse, to about 50 executives at the Denver Advisory Board. In May 2018, Gregg gave a talk on “Leading Innovation through Culture and Values” and a workshop on innovation culture for the Innovation Roundtable at one of their conferences in Rome, Italy. He also facilitated an “Entrepreneurial Leadership” workshop.

In May 2018, Bob conducted half-day workshops in Vail, Colorado for three cohorts of Underwriters’ Laboratories “Global Leadership Program, with participants from around the world. In April 2018, Bob conducted a strategic planning workshop for the Blue Spruce Habitat for Humanity in Evergreen, Colorado. In April 2018, Gregg was elected Chairman of the Board of SE Forum in Stockholm and led a leadership workshop for the Bioentrepreneurship Program at Karolinska Institutet in Stockholm.

In March 2018, Gregg facilitated a “Designing Your Life” workshop for the Stockholm School of Entrepreneurship and led an innovation workshop for the Entrepreneurial Days conference in Stockholm. Bob was named to the Trust Council for Trust Across America-Trust Across the World, and he read excerpts from his book, Leadership Wisdom, at a Cor2Cor session. In January 2018, Bob gave a presentation for the Strategic Trusted Advisors Roundtable-Denver. In January 2018, Gregg led a leadership workshop for the American Chamber of Commerce in Sweden mentoring program and facilitated an Innovation workshop for the CEMUS sustainability program at Uppsala University. Bob spoke about “Building a High-Performance Team” to the Highlands Rescue Department.

In November 2017, Bob was interviewed about “Leadership Wisdom” on Voice America’s Empowerment Channel. In November 2017, Gregg spoke on a panel about entrepreneurship education in Sweden and Germany, hosted by the Konrad Adenauer Foundation at SUP46 in Stockholm. Bob spoke on “Building a High-Performance Team” to the Genesee Fire Department and about “Leadership Wisdom” to the Evergreen Rotary.

In October 2017, Gregg gave a talk on “Crafting a Life that Matters” for World Values Initiative and Raoul Wallenberg Academy in Stockholm, and he co-authored a blog in Conscious Company magazine called “The Path to Purposeful Work.” He also ran a workshop on Entrepreneurial Leadership for the European Doctorate in Industrial Management (EDIM) program at KTH in Stockholm.

In September 2017, Bob spoke “Conscious Capitalism & Triple Crown Leadership” to the Colorado Chapter Conscious Capitalism. In July 2017, Bob spoke about “The Next Generation of Leaders” to the Institute for Enterprise Ethics, University of Denver.

Bob’s most recent book, Leadership Wisdom, was named one of three finalists in the 2017 International Book Awards (business: general category).

In September 2017, Gregg facilitated an Ideation workshop for the CEMUS sustainability program at Uppsala University. In May 2017, Gregg conducted a “Design Your Life” skills seminar for Surge:Stockholm 2017 and a “Design Your Entrepreneurial Life” workshop.

In May 2017, Bob gave a workshop to Underwriter’s Laboratories on “Creating Your High-Performance Team” and spoke about “Building a High-Performance Team” to the Loveland Police Department. In February 2017, Bob spoke about “Reinventing Your Life: From Bad Boy to CEO” to Lookout Mountain Academy.

We were featured twice in the Swedish publication, Chef (“Manager”), in May 2017:

In April 2017 Gregg was elected to the board of SE Forum, a Stockholm-based nonprofit supporting social entrepreneurs. Gregg facilitated a workshop on Entrepreneurial Leadership in Stockholm in April 2017. Gregg taught a class on Entrepreneurial Leadership at the University of Trento, Italy in December 2016 and spoke at Impact Hub Trento on “Startup Secrets of Entrepreneurial Leaders,” and spoke for AIESEC-Uppsala and Turnaround Management Association-Sweden in December 2016. Gregg spoke on “Crafting a Life that Matters” at World Values Day in November 2016, an event hosted by World Values Initiative.

Bob spoke on “The Keys to Success” at the GlenX Success Summit in Glenwood Springs, Colorado in October 2016. View the “Unleash You Latent Leader” video with Bob Vanourek being interviewed on AbhaTV.

Bob and Gregg Vanourek led a Leadership Symposium: The Quest for Better Leadership in Stockholm in August 2016 at KTH-Royal Institute of Technology and in collaboration with the American Chamber of Commerce in Sweden.

Bob Vanourek has been named one of the “Top 100 Thought Leaders in Trust” by Trust Across America-Trust Across the World since 2013.

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