The best of the best at motivation.
J O E L H O N E Y M A N
Joel Honeyman currently serves as the Vice President of Global Innovation for Doosan Bobcat, the global leading manufacturer of compact construction equipment. In his innovation role, he is responsible for driving a culture of innovation, partnering with leading global technology firms, and demonstrating the value of applying advanced technologies to current and new products, processes, and services. Joel joined Bobcat Company in 1997 in the training group and has worked with customers and dealers in various staff positions as a National Accounts Manager, Regional Sales Manager, and serving as the Vice President of North American Sales for nearly 10 years prior to taking on his product-focused role in 2014.
Joel holds a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering and a master’s degree in agricultural economics from North Dakota State University in Fargo.
D O U G G R I F F I T H S
Doug Griffiths is the President and CEO of 13 Ways, Inc., a company he founded to provide consultation to struggling North American communities. He is co-author of the book 13 Ways to Kill Your Community, now in its 2nd edition. This book has become the go-to manual for community building in North America. He is an instructor with the Executive Education program at the University of Alberta School of Business.
Griffiths is a former Canadian politician and Member of the Legislative Assembly of Alberta representing the constituency of Battle River-Wainwright as a Progressive Conservative. He has since taken a step back from municipal politics, in favour of his role with 13 Ways and his teaching duties, where he has found an ability to make profound change in communities across North America.
J U D S O N L A I P P L Y
Judson Laipply is an "Inspirational Comedian" combining comedy and content to create the ideal neurological mindset for retention. He is the creator of "The Evolution of Dance" one of the most popular viral videos of all time that has a combined view count of over 500 million across all platforms.
Judson graduated from Bluffton University with a BA and from Bowling Green State University with a M.Ed. Combining an amazing ability to make people laugh and think, his presentations are down to earth and highly motivational, creative and appealing, humorous and thought provoking, lively and enriching. Judson has been speaking for over 15 years and has appeared on The Today Show, Inside Edition, Ellen, Orpah, America's Got Talent, and much more. He has spoken to audiences of every type from elementary students to the executive board at NBC and everything in-between.