Thought Leader | Executive Advisor | Entrepreneur | Keynote Speaker | Author
Mark Samuel is the CEO and Founder of B STATE (a division of IMPAQ Corp), an organization focused on facilitating sustainable business and culture transformation for leadership teams within a six-month time-frame. He has been a prominent figure in the Accountability Movement since 1986, renowned for his practical visionary approach and ability to identify and overcome obstacles hindering teamwork, collective execution, and organizational success.
Mark Samuel's life journey has been shaped by his diverse upbringing and a desire for unity among different cultures. Martin Luther King, Jr. became a significant influence in his life. During a visit to Disneyland at a young age, Mark questioned why people of different backgrounds could easily get along there but not in the world at large. This question set him on a path to transform how people and cultures come together to create positive breakthrough results.
A notable highlight was being a guest speaker at Colombia's Conference on Restorative Justice, where he shared the stage with esteemed figures like Rev. Desmond Tutu and other delegates from Mandela's team. Mark is still creating positive transformation in Colombia with a local team using his methodology in Latin America, in addition to having local teams in Europe and Australia applying his methodology in those regions
Through his work, Mark has made a lasting positive impact on numerous companies worldwide. Some notable examples include Chevron Corporation, Genentech-Roche, Women for Women, Baptist Healthcare, Honda Corporation, Enbridge Pipeline, Texas Instruments, Winnipeg Regional Health Authority, AMGEN, Netherlands Health System, Royal Bank of Canada (RBC), Takeda Pharmaceuticals, University of California at Berkeley, Baxter Regional Medical Center, National Health System (NHS) in Great Britain, Kaiser Permanente, Habitat for Humanity, US Nuclear Power Stations, Michelin, Chris Cole Rehabilitations Center, Northwest GSA, and Siemens.
He is an award-winning and bestselling author of "Reimagine Teams," "B STATE: A New Roadmap for Bold Leadership, Brave Culture, and Breakthrough Results," "The Power of Personal Accountability," "Making Yourself Indispensable," and "Creating the Accountable Organization."
Mark has been recognized as an expert in Accountability and Leadership, with appearances on CNBC, Bloomberg, Fast Company, and Fortune Magazine. He also contributes columns regularly to Forbes and Thrive Global and hosts a video podcast on Conscious Leadership, which is viewed by leaders around the world.
Mark is a highly sought-after speaker and has addressed audiences at national conferences and organizations across North America, Europe, Asia, and Latin America. His speaking style is engaging, inspirational, humorous, interactive, and thought-provoking.
WHY HIRE MARK?
Why Inspire Your Audience with Mark Samuel
Mark Samuel has spoken to audiences all around the world from different cultures with inspiring messages that elevate each person’s mindset to new possibilities. Mark’s interactive presentations build self-awareness with positive thought-provoking messages that leave people feeling empowered and hopeful for the future. His style brings lighthearted humor, sincerity, and humility that audiences relate to regardless of age, gender, culture, or status. Utilizing his formal teaching background, Mark engages his audience for optimal experiential learning of his thought leadership to practical application.
Mark’s breadth of topics leverages his vast experience of Executive Coaching, Leading Breakthrough Change Projects within entrepreneurial to multi-billion-dollar Fortune 500 companies, and being a recognized authority in Accountability, Culture Change, and Conscious Business Leadership.
Mark’s 10 Most Popular Topics
with Dr. Madelyn Blair
On The Brink
with Andi Simon
Old Rules to Break
The Tony Durso Show
The Power of Personal Accountability
with Charlie Hedges
The Power of Accountability
with Greg Voisen
B State - A New Roadmap to Success
Leveraging Thought Leadership
with Peter Winick
This is how you should build a team
with Debra Wood
with Mitch Levy
Building Transformational Improvement
with Dr. Dianne Hamilton