An internationally recognized author
, keynote speaker
, strategic planning consultant
and corporate trainer
, Ole's primary purpose in life is to inspire people, assist them in their own personal transformations, and to influence CEOs and business leaders at the highest possible level.
Ole fulfills this mission through four primary avenues:
A true leader of leaders, Ole has served as a CEO coach, group facilitator and corporate trainer for Vistage, Inc, the world's largest CEO membership organization. Nearly two decades of experience working with business leaders at the highest levels have given him remarkable insights into what makes people and businesses work.
Ole has been so effective in this area, that he was honored as one of the Top 5 Speakers in the history of TEC/Vistage International at the Vistage International 50th Anniversary Celebration.
Ole has personally led thousands of international keynotes and seminars, including his Making Meetings Matter meetings effectiveness training program. His strategic planning clients range from entrepreneurial start-ups to international New York security exchanges. His book, Beneath The Armor: How Business Leaders Stand Tall in a Turbulent Global Economy, has won wide acclaim for its penetrating insights into the nature of leadership.
A teacher, motivator, gifted speaker and change agent extraordinaire, Ole has that rare ability to inspire people to make meaningful and lasting change in their business and personal lives. Whether you're looking for a keynote speaker, workshop leader or corporate trainer, Ole Carlson is a dedicated advocate for your success.