Bestselling author and viral marketing pioneerBiography:
Jonah Sachs, a PCA National Advisory Board Member, is the co-founder and CEO of Free Range, which has helped hundreds of social brands and causes break through the media din with campaigns built on sound storytelling strategies. His new methods in the field of digital media have been instrumental in putting the ideals of social transformation - such as equality, participation, responsibility and openness - at the centre of business and popular culture.
His work on viral videos like The Meatrix and The Story of Stuff series has brought key social issues to the attention of more than 60 million viewers, and his interactive work has been honored with 'Best Of' awards three times at the South By Southwest interactive festival. Jonah’s work and opinions have been featured in The New York Times, The Washington Post, CNN, FOX News, Sundance Film Festival, NPR.
Sachs also pens a column for Fast Company. Sachs' book, Winning the Story Wars: Why Those Who Tell-And Live-the Best Stories Will Rule the Future, follows the quiet dominance of empowerment marketing from the early days of Volkswagen, Apple and Nike to the viral breakthroughs of Yes We Can, the Tea Party movement, The Story of Stuff and Patagonia. It offers three simple tools that brands can use to break through, win fans and become an icon. The book has won awards from Forbes, Publishers Weekly and 800 CEO READ.Achievements:
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- He was included in Fast Company’s List of Fast 50 Most Influential Social Innovators
In his keynotes Jonah engages deeply with clients and audiences to guide them to expanding their creative abilities and better telling their stories. He creates a unique and close connection with his audiences, capturing the wisdom of thinkers across disciplines and drawing on innovative research and enthralling anecdotes to tell a story of profound change.Keynote Speaker Programs:
- Unsafe Thinking: How Individuals and Teams Can Use Mindset Change to Unlock Creativity and Take Bold, Intelligent Risks
- Winning the Story Wars: How to Leverage the Timeless Art of Storytelling to Breakthrough in Today’s Noisy Digital World
- Harnessing the Power of Creativity and Storytelling to Succeed in Any Field