Stephen Shapiro C-Suite Network Advisor Since 2016

Innovation Instigator


For over 20 years, Stephen Shapiro has presented his provocative strategies on innovation and collaboration to audiences in 50 countries. During his 15-year tenure with the consulting firm Accenture, he led a 20,000-person innovation practice. He is the author of five books, including “Best Practices Are Stupid,” which was named the best innovation book of 2011. His Personality Poker® system has been used around the world to create high-performing innovation teams. His clients include Marriott, 3M, P&G, Nike, Delta Airlines, Capital One, Honda, Johnson & Johnson, Microsoft, NASA, Coca-Cola, and GE. In 2015 he was inducted into the Speaker Hall of Fame.