We are pleased to announce the first of many incredible speakers to our Ignite 2018 keynote lineup. Richard Rierson, Founder and President of Dose of Leadership, LLC, will be joining us at Ignite 2018 to share his insight on how to be a better leader in your business.
With over 20 years of experience in the US Marine Corps and Air Force Reserve, Richard will bring the winning philosophies and strategies of the US military to the podium and share how they can be applied successfully to your business.
Richard’s podcast, Dose of Leadership, is a top-ranked business radio show featuring over 350 inspiring interviews with leaders and personalities including:
- Steve Forbes,
- Shark Tank’s Barbara Corcoran,
- and FedEx CEO Fred Smith.
The podcast has been downloaded in over 196 countries across the globe and has recently been named a “Top Business Podcast” by Fortune, Business Insider, Entrepreneur, & Inc. Magazine.
Richard served ten years active duty as an Officer in the United States Marine Corps and ten years part-time with the Kansas Air National Guard & Air Force Reserve. He has accumulated over 8,500 flight hours as Captain/Aircraft Commander in multiple types of aircraft and is currently a Boeing 737 First Officer for American Airlines.
Through executive leadership coaching, training, and speaking, Richard loves helping professionals & organizations authentically communicate their brand, develop an outstanding leadership presence, crush limiting beliefs, and overcome mediocrity.
“Richard’s passion for excellence and common sense leadership is refreshing to see in today’s world. There is a huge leadership vacuum and Richard has created a vehicle that brings leaders from all over the world to share their expertise.”
— HOWARD PUTNAM, Former CEO Southwest Airlines