IDEA is excited to announce Tim Sanders, one of the most sought-after speakers in America today, as the Opening Keynote Speaker for the E-Biz Forum 2008.
Tim is a New York Times and international bestselling author and an advocate for good values in the business world. His two books include Love is the Killer App and The Likeability Factor (Crown, April 2005). His second book serves as the basis for both PBS and 20/20 television specials, showing how you can achieve your life’s dreams by increasing your likeability factor.
Tim has deep experience in cutting-edge businesses, most recently a senior level executive at Yahoo!, serving as Yahoo!’s Leadership Coach and prior to that as Chief Solutions Officer, where he oversaw next-generation marketing programs to world class brands.
Tim has also received an enthusiastic endorsement from Tom Peters, the renowned business motivational speaker. He developed and honed his speaking skills as a competitive debater, where he was national debate and public speaking champion in five categories over his career. He frequently appears as a guest on radio and television programs across the country, and delivers high-energy speeches and compelling seminars to high-level executive conferences, professional associations, and graduate schools.
Tim attended Loyola Marymount University as an undergraduate and the University of Arizona for graduate work.