The Power & Meaning of History!
AN INSPIRING, PASSIONATE, &
INSIGHTFUL KEYNOTE SPEAKER!
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"Michael is a thoughtful and impassioned keynoter who presents actionable and leading edge insights that empower and inspire."
Michael B. Moore has enjoyed a rich and dynamic career focused on leadership in consumer-facing organizations. His experience includes leading the largest brand in the world, heading marketing for - at the time - the hottest global sports apparel brand, being President/CMO of a pioneering social media software company, and both corporate and non-profit CEO roles for iconic organizations. Michael also led an innovative brand strategy consultancy where he advised leadership teams on how to maximize the power and value of their brands.
Michael is a compelling keynote speaker! He shares insights and perspectives that are thoughtful, actionable and steeped in practical experience. He speaks with clarity and passion about a number of important topics.
His personal connection to history as the great great grandson of Robert Smalls - an enslaved man who took his freedom and life into his hands - empowers a unique point of view on goal setting, overcoming obstacles, and strategic risk taking.
Michael's experience in corporate, entrepreneurial, and non-profit environments informs a rare perspective on the challenges of organizational success and leadership.
A PERSONAL 'TAKE' ON HISTORY
History is far more than an academic pursuit. It has critical meaning in the way that it frames current national perceptions and individual realities. In this talk, Michael shares a number of examples - both personal and societal - to illustrate how historical narratives critically impact how we think of ourselves and behave today.
Michael leverages his personal connection - as the great great grandson of Civil War hero and Reconstruction Congressman Robert Smalls - to illustrate his story. He also talks about the power that museums like the forthcoming International African American Museum, of which he is Founding President, can have on our collective future.
Michael also presents how historical narratives impact leadership and organizational performance. History, indeed, matters!