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Sam Horn is an award winning author, marketing strategist and keynote speaker with a 20-year track record of results with an international clientele including Intel, YPO, Fortune 500 Forum, KPMG, Cisco and NASA.
Sam Horn, TEDx speaker and The Intrigue Expert, is a respected positioning/messaging strategist with a 20+ year track record of result with such clients as Cisco, Fortune 500 Forum, Intel, Capital One, NASA, YPO, Boeing, KPMG, Vistage, ASAE and Four Seasons Resorts.
A partial list of credentials:
-As President of Intrigue Agency since 1981 (formerly Action Seminars), she has spoken to more than a half million people worldwide and for hundreds of organizations from National Governors Assn. to American Bankers Assn. to the U.S. Embassy in London.
-She speaks 50+ times a year for corporations and conventions (i.e., coaching top EO leaders from U.S. Russia, China, Mexico, Canada, Europe, and the Inc. 500 conference where her session was top-ranked with Jim Collins, Tom Peters & Tim Ferris).
-Being interviewed on dozens of network TV and radio shows (NBC, ABC, CBS, FOX) in every major city (New York to LA, Seattle to Chicago) and on NPR, WGN, MSNBC, Sirius and Bloomberg. She was featured on The Tonight's Show Pitch segment and showcased on To Tell the Truth (where she and her Tongue Fu!® Team stumped the panel).
-Profiled, quoted or reviewed in dozens of publications including Washington Post, New York Times, Investors Business Daily, Chicago Tribune, Fast Company, BusinessWeek, Huffington Post, Readers Digest, Men's Health, Boston Globe and Seattle Times.
-Pitch Coach for British Airways Face2Face competition, USA Today Perfect Pitch and Springboard Enterprises, (which has helped entrepreneurs receive $6.5 B in funding.) Successful grads include Gail Goodman of Constant Contact and Robin Chase of ZipCar.
-"High-profile" programs include Keynoter for the 2009 SCORE - AMEX OPEN Small Business Summit, coordinator for the Creativity Alive track for YPO's International University in Ireland, co-founder of the BOOK IT FESTIVAL at USA Today headquarters, host of salons at the National Press Club that connect top executives and entrepreneurs including Michael Gelb, Allan Horlick (President of CBS - Wash DC), etc.
-Author of 6 books from major publishers which have received widespread media attention, favorable reviews in Publishers Weekly and Library Journal and have been translated into 17 languages (e.g., Chinese, Japanese).