Bob Vanourek is a popular leadership speaker and author, and the former CEO of five companies from a start-up to the $1 billion New York Stock Exchange company, Sensormatic. He was an officer at two Fortune 500 firms, including Pitney Bowes, one of Jim Collins’ “good to great” companies. Bob’s businesses have won numerous awards, including a state-level Malcolm Baldrige Quality Prize and the Shingo Prize for Manufacturing Excellence, and Bob has served on numerous boards.
Bob is co-author of Triple Crown Leadership: Building Excellent, Ethical, and Enduring Organizations, a 2013 USA Best Book Awards Winner. His writing has been featured in Fast Company, American Management Association, the Center for Creative Leadership, Leader to Leader, Leadership Excellence, and many more. Bob has taught leadership at the University of Denver and Colorado Mountain College and is Chairman Emeritus of the Vail Leadership Institute.