About the Author
Sam Wazan is a fifteen-year combat-zone survivor of the Lebanese civil war. He is the founder of Parenting for Humanity, a Sr. Int'l Management Consultant working with multi-national organizations operating in the MENA region, and an inspirational speaker in areas such as Overcoming Adversity, Diversity, National Security, and Religion & Spirituality. He serves on various boards, currently a Global Trustee at United Religions Initiative.
Wazan has an authentic experience in the inhumane effects of conflicts. In his Key Note speeches such as: Harnessing Harmony for All to Prosper, The Frontier of Peace: Parenting for Humanity, he reflects on having lived surrounded by remorseless sniper fire, indiscriminate rocket attacks, and vicious religious massacres. He explains the ways and means forward by way of re-defining terms such as diversity and peace.
Through powerful stories, such as running through a sniper-ridden field for a job interview and, in one instance, surviving two successive explosions, he explains how transforming ethnic, religious, and cultural differences to the very factors that raise the intellectual and emotional intelligence of individuals and organizations. To that end, Wazan speaks on From Options to an Ultimatum: Breaking through a Lesser Normal. to inspire and facilitate diverse teams for optimum collaboration to achieve harmony, breakthrough thinking, and innovative solutions.