Scott Steinberg is one of the world’s best-known business strategists and strategic innovation consultants, and the CEO of a management consulting and market research firm which helps clients create value and cultivate competitive advantage on the back of emerging innovations and trends. A strategic advisor to Fortune 500 firms, non-profits, schools and startups, he aids partners with identifying emerging opportunities and developing powerful leadership, marketing and content strategies designed to capitalize on rising business, social and technology trends. The world’s largest enterprises and brands describe him as both a “defining figure in business” and “top trendsetter to follow.”
Corporate Business Motivational Keynote Speaker
Among today’s most-quoted keynote speakers and technology analysts, he’s consulted on dozens of market-leading products and services, and authored nine books including international best sellers The Crowdfunding Bible and The Modern Parent’s Guide, and the critically-acclaimed Business Expert’s Guidebook. Partners include the globe’s largest businesses, brands, book/eBook/webinar/video providers, media companies, airlines and more. His motivational speeches, leadership seminars and training workshops show executives and educators how to become more effective – and make both they and their businesses indispensable in an increasingly disposable world.
Innovation Consultant and Futurist
As an industry consultant, Steinberg has helped top corporations from Microsoft, Sony and Intel to ESPN and MTV adapt to changing consumer, high-tech and social trends. Hailed as a top technology futurist by leading media outlets including NPR, Newsweek, TIME, BusinessWeek and The Wall St. Journal, his advisory work enables clients to identify emerging cultural and technological forces and create powerful business strategies that meet changing market needs.
This eye for business analysis has led to his work as a strategic insider for 600+ publications from CNN to The New York Times and Fast Company, and pioneer in the field of digital publishing. A nationally-syndicated columnist who routinely explores topics including change, innovation and connecting generations, he’s also the creator and host of Gear Up, Rolling Stone’s first dedicated blog and video series devoted to consumer technology. A regular guest on ABC, CBS, FOX and NBC, he serves as a featured expert for Fast Company, Inc., Entrepreneur, The Huffington Post and more.
Motivational Speaker for Meetings & Events
A dynamic keynote speaker for business, consumer and youth events, Scott provides custom speeches and seminars for corporations, associations, schools and professional organizations worldwide. Tailored options are available for both domestic and international programs, including motivational speaking presentations and training workshops, which clients say are “engaging,” “phenomenal” and “consistently keep audiences on the edge of their seat.” Blending expert commentary with timely insights, analysis and humor, his keynote speeches provide practical advice and actionable strategy that viewers can immediately execute upon. Experience includes guiding meetings, panels, conferences, tradeshows, seminars, executive summits and corporate retreats.
Trends Expert: Business, Consumer, Technology & Youth
As a noted entrepreneur and market researcher who’s successfully founded and sold multiple high-tech and businesses, Steinberg’s work combines data-driven analysis with practical experience and expert qualitative insight. Able to skillfully apply insights gained in years operating on the commercial world’s front lines to research findings, he readily translates business intelligence into real-world solutions. Whether transforming the shape of underperforming businesses or re-imagining household-name products and brands, he actively works to educate, elevate and empower tomorrow’s leaders and management teams.