Energetic and inspiring! Dr. Mark DeVolder has equipped and motivated some of the most successful organizations in the world, including NASA, McDonalds, Verizon, PepsiCo, Siemens, Bristol-Myers Squibb, Medtronic, Boehringer Ingelheim, RE/MAX, BD Medical, IBM and PricewaterhouseCoopers.
Dr. DeVolder has engaged and delighted audiences from Monaco to Dubai, from Singapore to Jamaica and from Istanbul to Kuala Lumpur. DeVolder’s high-octane, content-rich and humor-filled presentations empower people to be bold, nimble and innovative in face of constant change.
Known by his clients as the Change Specialist, Dr. DeVolder is recognized as one of today’s original thinkers and motivators on transitions; Mark explains that change initiatives fail because of people, not programs. Similarly, changes are more likely to succeed when people are empowered through transitions. Consequently, DeVolder teaches leaders and organizations how to adapt, transform and reinvent themselves in the hurricane of change.
Dr. DeVolder draws on a wealth of business expertise as an author, successful mediator of high-profile multi-party disputes, corporate consultant of multi-billion dollar mergers and acquisitions and as a cross-cultural coach to business leaders in preparation for free trade agreements.
All of Mark DeVolder’s presentations are highly customized for the client, industry and the event; Mark partners with organizers, creating a spirit of collaboration to deliver measurable takeaways for their organization.
Mark’s likability factor and frequent standing ovations help to explain his many awards: DeVolder received the prestigious Top 5 Speaker Award in Business Management four years in a row, as well as being voted #1 in Top 25 Speaker Awards 2016, sharing the honor with Nobel prize winners and thought leaders. Mark’s success as a speaker is attributed to his exceptional ability to provide customized, on-target business solutions with engaging stories, humor, wit and wisdom.