Recently Recognized as “One of the Best Keynote Speakers Ever Heard” He Brings a Message From Personal Experience as the Chief Strategy Officer for McCann Worldgroup Advertising Agency
Minnesota, United States
Recently recognized in Meetings & Conventions Magazine as “one of the best keynote speakers seen or heard”, Ryan Estis blends interaction, energy and actionable content designed to elevate business outcomes.
Ryan Estis message is a compelling crusade on corporate culture, communication, client acquisition, brand ambassadorship, change and preparing to thrive in the ultra-competitive, hyper connected business environment we now know as the new normal. Ryan approaches the platform prepared to impact the world of work and employee/customer evangelism with powerful ideas, case study examples, in session action planning and energy that makes the moment memorable enough to ensure meaningful outcomes. Ryan blends storytelling from his own personal experiences as a Fortune 500 Chief Strategy Officer with leading research to offer relevant content for today’s progressive Leadership Event, HR Conference, Corporate Retreat or Sales Training/Transformation initiative.
His Rock Star Selling keynote can easily align with an existing sales methodology and demonstrates how an entirely new set of sales competencies are required to compete and win business in complex and competitive sales engagements. Ryan explores proven habits of today’s top producers. He challenges conventional sales wisdom and offers the audience practical ideas they can immediately leverage to drive business growth.
Biography: Ryan is the former chief strategy officer for McCann Worldgroup advertising agency NAS, brings a fresh perspective to the meetings and events circuit. Delivering more than 75 live events annually, Ryan has become known for his innovative ideas on leading change, improving sales effectiveness and preparing for the future of work. Ryan was recently recognized as one of “the best keynote speakers ever heard” by Meetings & Conventions magazine alongside Tony Robbins, Bill Gates, Colin Powell and Mike Ditka.
He is a faculty member for the Institute of Management Studies, a member of the SmartBrief on Workforce Advisory Board and a certified Human Capital Strategist. His work has been featured in Yahoo Business, SmartBrief, Business News Network, CRN, Crain’s Business, Workforce Management Magazine, HR Professional Magazine, HR Times, SHRM and Staffing Management Magazine.
As chief experience officer of his own learning organization, Estis delivers keynote speeches, courses and online learning with an emphasis on actionable content designed to elevate business performance. His curriculum emphasizes emerging trends influencing corporate culture, communication, collaboration, leadership, sales and brand experience. Ryan helps participants prepare to thrive in the ultracompetitive, hyper-connected business environment we know as the new normal. Ryan and his team publish original research featuring client case studies to expand the live event experience. He is the author of a popular blog on business performance and supports the world’s leading brands, including Liberty Mutual, Darden Restaurants, Goodyear, the Dallas Cowboys, Medtronic, ECCO USA and Blue Cross Blue Shield.
Estis is an Ohio University graduate who resides in downtown Minneapolis. When he’s not traveling to speaking engagements around the world, Ryan enjoys down time with family and friends, practicing yoga and cheering on his beloved Minnesota Timberwolves.