Douglas R. Conant is a New York Times bestselling author and keynote speaker with over 35 years of leadership experience at world-class global companies. In 2011, he founded ConantLeadership, a growing community of people dedicated to improving the quality of leadership in the 21st century. Deeply committed to leadership, he is also honored to serve as Chairman of Avon Products as well as Chairman of the Kellogg Executive Leadership Institute (KELI) at Northwestern University. From 2001 to 2011, Conant served as CEO of The Campbell Soup Company where he led over 18,000 people, reversed a precipitous decline in market value, and improved employee engagement and workplace culture.
Conant speaks widely to people and organizations on effective and enduring leadership practices for the modern age. He is a featured blogger on leadership issues at Harvard Business Review online and also writes about leadership on the ConantLeadership blog at conantleadership.com. Join the leadership conversation with Doug on twitter at @DougConant as well as on Facebook at Facebook.com/Doug Conant.