Leadership Hacking: Leadership in Crisis and Change with Cynthia Johnson

Igniter: Stanford Entrepreneurs & Silicon Valley Founders
Igniter: Stanford Entrepreneurs & Silicon Valley Founders
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(At the door $25)

Leadership in Crisis and Change: Treat Your Team Like They Will Make a Difference and They Will.

Companies have been trying to add change management responsibilities to their existing human resources work load for years. The truth is that this model does not produce a desired outcome for many. Having a leadership communication strategy prepared has become a key element for crisis and change management success.

During this presentation Cynthia Johnson will share her own experience with post acquisition change management, crisis management and communication, and remote team building. She will also be offering an interactive session on leadership in crisis communication and change management.

Cynthia Johnson is the Director of Brand Development at American Addiction Centers, previously Managing Partner at RankLab (Acquired by AAC Holdings, Inc. 2015), an entrepreneur, speaker, and author.

Bio: Cynthia Johnson is an entrepreneur, marketing professional, columnist, and keynote speaker. She was previously Partner & Director of Marketing for RankLab, a digital marketing agency listed in Inc. Magazine's Fastest Growing Private Companies in 2015. In July of 2015 RankLab was acquired by American Addiction Centers and Cynthia is now their Director of Brand Development. She is an adviser to nGage.social along side former Apple executive Bill Cleary, she is the Educational Director and Global Board member at Social Media Club, a member of YEC (Young Entrepreneurs Council), and committee member for the Charlotte and Gwenyth Gray Foundation to cure Batten Disease. Cynthia's work has been published in Forbes, Huffington Post, TIME, and Entrepreneur.

She is a current contributing columnist for Entrepreneur, Search Engine Journal, Startup Grind, Business2Community, and several other industry specific publications. She speaks at several industry and motivational conferences each year, such as Pubcon, SMX West, and the Millennium Alliance's Transformation CMO. She is currently co-writing a book on the integration of search and social media.