Author, Glenn Llopis, is the President of the Glenn Llopis Group, Founder of the Center for Innovation and Humanity and is known as "the opportunity expert." Mr. Llopis is the prototype of the new entrepreneur whose success lies in steadfast character, passion for life and an ability to marry social responsibility with ground-breaking products and services. He combines a celebrated UCLA education with fast-tracked years at the Gallo Wine Company and Sunkist where he became the youngest senior manager in the company's 100+ year history. Leading the successful turnaround of Sunkist's juice beverage division opened the door for his next endeavor, as the vice president of the $1 billion Norway Seafood Co. at only 30 years old.
In the decade since, Llopis has parlayed his traditional experience into nontraditional ventures that have been featured in The New York Times, The Los Angeles Times, Larry King Live, Good Morning America, The Financial Times, Advertising Age, Brandweek, MSNBC, Yahoo! News, Hispanic Outlook, Diversity Magazine and many others. He has also published more than 50 articles appearing in these and other business publications and has successfully launched (7) new business ventures.
Mr. Llopis also serves as a Faculty Lecturer at the Leatherby Center for Entrepreneurship and Business Ethics at Chapman University and the Marshall School of Business at the University of Southern California. He also serves as a educator for Junior Achievement and is the founder of the Center for Hispanic Leadership, Institute for Talent Development.
Mr. Llopis is a sought after keynote speaker where his clients have included IBM, Morgan Stanley and PepsiCo. Glenn actively serves on the distinguished (2) non-profit innovation groups: Kellogg Innovation Network in Association with the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University and Renaissance Weekend.
In 2009, Mr. Llopis has sparked quite the media hype with the launch of his new book and has participated in programs that have attracted both mainstream and Hispanic audiences. Mr. Llopis has been featured on NBC, CBS, ABC, Fox, Univision and Telemundo local, regional and national shows.
Learn more about Mr. Llopis at www.glennllopisgroup.com