About Speaker Chris Westfall…
Leadership communications expert, Chris Westfall, has created multi-million dollar revenue streams for companies on four continents, transformed high-growth businesses around the world, and delivered thousands of high-impact keynote presentations. As the US National Elevator Pitch Champion, he regularly speaks to 10,000+ people each year – at Fortune 1000 companies, top-tier universities and multi-national organizations. He’s helped clients to land on Shark Tank, Dragon’s Den, and Shark Tank – Australia. A consultant to financial leaders, real estate execs and technology start-ups, he’s successfully re-branded products and services around the globe. So far, Chris has helped launch over 50 companies, helping to raise over $65 Million in investment capital.
Focused on the leaders of tomorrow, he’s coached teams to victory in the Intel Global Capital Conference, the Harvard Executive MBA Pitch Competition, and the Rice Business Plan Competition (the largest and most lucrative pitch competition in the world).
Chris’ clients include HP, Cisco, Unilever, DISCOVER, Great American Insurance, The Jewish Federations of North America, Transwestern, Santander, Old Dominion Freight, Experian, EY and many more.
An award-winning MBA instructor, his latest book is called Leadership Language, (coming from Wiley in 2018). His other titles include the international best-seller, The NEW Elevator Pitch and BulletProof Branding.
Originally from Chicago, Chris resides in Houston, TX, with his wife and two daughters, and is an avid supporter of the performing and visual arts.