Keith Ferrazzi and Daniel Pink Named as Keynote Speakers for the Workfront Leap 2019 Conference

by Shelbi Gomez
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Workfront Leap to feature presentations from ADP, GM Financial, Harvard University, Boeing, Google, Bloomberg, Cisco Systems, and Marriott International

 

SILICON SLOPES, UT —March 21, 2019 Workfront ®, the first modern work management application platform, today announced that best-selling authors Keith Ferrazzi and Daniel Pink will be keynote speakers for the Workfront Leap 2019 Conference, the premier modern work management event.  

Workfront’s Leap conference has over 2,000 attendees and consists of four days of practical advice and discussion about how companies can use work management best practices to drive business and personal growth. Attendees will walk away with actionable insights on implementing cutting-edge strategies into their organization, regardless of position. The conference will be held at the Hilton Anatole in Dallas, Texas on May 6th-9th. Sponsors for the event include Accenture Interactive, Deloitte, Adobe, LeapPoint, Cella, CapabilitySource, Moventus, Capgemini, ZeeJay Digital, Smartempo, Allocadia, IO Integration, Agency 415, AtAppStore, WNDYR, NETSource Consulting, and Milestone Management.

Keith Ferrazzi is a New York Times #1 best-selling author of Who’s Got Your Back and Never Eat Alone, and he contributes to Harvard Business Review, Forbes, Fortune and other leading publications. Ferrazzi is an expert on networking and how human relationships can make all the difference in business success. Ferrazzi will be speaking about the future of work being fluid, agile, and radically interdependent.

Daniel Pink has written six books — most recently, When: The Scientific Secrets of Perfect Timing, which was celebrated as a best book of 2018 by a variety of sites, including Amazon and Goodreads. His TED talk, “The Puzzle of Motivation,” has more than 20 million views, mirroring the success of his book Drive: The Surprising Truth About What Motivates Us. Pink will be highlighting the topic in his most recent book.

Alex Shootman, CEO of Workfront and author of Done Right: How Tomorrow’s Top Leaders Get Work Done, will be sharing with attendees the principles of Done Right, and the Workfront vision for modern work.  He will be also be highlighting how customers are solving the digital work crisis.

“Workfront brings together some of our best and brightest customers who are pioneering and shaping the future of modern work management,” said Sue Fellows, chief customer officer of Workfront. “We have over 150 unique breakout sessions to help our customers continue to lead and transform their teams. We feature presentations led by the best modern work leaders and are excited to have customer presenters from companies like ADP, GM Financial, Harvard University, Boeing, Google, Bloomberg, Cisco Systems, and Marriott International.”

In addition to Alex Shootman, Daniel Pink, and Keith Ferrazzi, Leap will feature how-to sessions on work management best practices and keynotes from additional Workfront leaders. Workfront will announce the winners of the fifth annual Lion Awards at the event.

Leap will also take place in London on June 3-5, 2019 at the Royal Lancaster.  

For additional information about the Workfront Leap 2019 Conference, visit www.workfront.com/leap.

About Workfront

Workfront is a modern work management application platform that helps people do their best work so companies can thrive in a digital world. Workfront is built for people, effortlessly connecting teams and easily integrating into existing applications and systems. The ability to see, measure, and analyze critical factors such as resources, outcomes, and priorities keeps everyone on the same page, with a clear understanding of why their work matters. Workfront has helped thousands of companies successfully transform their businesses into modern enterprises that increase revenue, improve customer experiences, and reduce cost, including BT, Cisco Systems, Comcast, Fender Musical Instruments Corporation, Fossil Group, TSB, and Trek. To learn more about how Workfront can help your team thrive, visit www.workfront.com.