Chris Widener

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Chris Widener is widely recognized as one of the top speakers in the world today. He has spoken all over the world in places like Germany, Spain, Russia, China, Egypt, Singapore, Australia and of course, all over the United States and Canada. His clients are a ‘who’s who’ of American businesses and organizations, including: General Electric, Cisco Systems, Microsoft and the Harvard Business School. Chris’ dynamic, practical and engaging speeches will have your audience laughing one minute and learning timeless truths of success the next.

Chris Widener began a small publishing company called the American Community Business Network in the 1990′s. He sold that business to his partner in 2009 to focus on his speaking, writing and coaching exclusively. Chris is the author of twenty books with three million copies in print in 13 languages and over 450 articles on success, leadership, sales and motivation. Chris has been a personal and professional development coach since 1988, helping people lead successful lives.

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“Chris Widener is the leader of the next generation of leadership and personal development experts.” Jim Rohn, bestselling author
“It’s not every day that we find leaders like Chris – a leader who possesses a true servant mentality, who has committed his entire adult life to helping individuals find success, a leader who understands the human spirit and more importantly, knows how to lead others to perform beyond what they thought was possible.” Greg Provenzano, ACN President and Co-Founder
“We hired Chris Widener to keynote our national Bitcoin live event and he was a smashing success. Our audience loved Chris and his dynamic speech. He is funny, engaging and really knows how to drive home a point. And to top it off, he was the easiest speaker I’ve ever worked with! We will definitely be having him back!” Anthony Skinner, President, Bitcoin Live Events
“Our trade association has had the privilege of hearing Chris Widener’s presentation on leadership and influence twice. His shared insights provoke thought and motivate the listener to action to become more effective in their business and personal endeavors. I highly recommend Chris to any company or organization that wants to bring actionable value to their teams.” Rod Kauffman, President BOMA (Building Owners and Managers Association) Seattle King County


The Angel Inside
The Art of Influence
The Leadership Rules
Live the Life You Have Always Dreamed Of
Twelve Pillars