Charlene Li’s Key Accomplishments Include . . .
Charlene Li is the author of The New York Times best-seller, Open Leadership. She is also the co-author of the critically acclaimed, best-selling book Groundswell, which was named one of the “Best Business Books” in 2008.
She is one of the foremost experts on social media and technologies and a consultant and independent thought leader on leadership, strategy, social technologies, interactive media and marketing. Formerly, Li was vice president and principal analyst at Forrester Research and a consultant with Monitor Group. She was named one of the “100 Most Creative People in Business” by Fast Company in 2010 and one of the “Most Influential Women in Technology” in 2009.
Charlene Li is frequently quoted by leading media channels such as The Wall Street Journal, New York Times, USA Today, Reuters and The Associated Press. She has appeared on 60 Minutes, The McNeil NewsHour, ABC News, CNN and CNBC. She is a much-sought after public speaker and has keynoted top conferences such as the World Business Forum, World Economic Forum, American Society of Association Executives, SXSW and Web 2.0.
Li is a graduate of Harvard Business School and received a magna cum laude degree from Harvard College. She serves on the Board of Directors for the Harvard University Alumni Association and is on the Board of Advisors for the Poynter Institute.
More About Speaker, Charlene Li . . .
Charlene Li regularly speaks about the organizational, strategic, and leadership impacts of social technologies. She also speaks about how companies can create robust and resilient strategies in the face of disruptive trends, as well as how to discern which technologies are most important to individual companies.
Li is a mother of two and lives in the Bay Area with her family.