Dr. Roger Firestien
Dr. Roger Firestien has taught more people to lead the creative process than anyone else in the world. By applying Roger’s work in creativity:
- Clorox solved a 77-year-old problem in 15 minutes;
- General Motors came up with a $1.50 solution that saved the company $50,000 a week;
- Mead Paper developed a world-class line of products and saved $500,000 a year;
- Western New York developed strategies that were incorporated into a plan that was awarded One Billion dollars for economic development.
Called “The Gold Standard” of creativity training by his clients, he has presented programs in creativity to over 600 organizations nationally and internationally ranging from Fortune 500 corporations, government agencies, universities, associations, and churches.
Dr. Firestien is president of Innovation Resources, Inc. and senior faculty and associate professor at the Center for Applied Imagination at SUNY Buffalo State.
Roger is the author and co-author of six books. His expert views on creativity have been reported in Fast Company, Forbes, Investor’s Business Daily and The New York Times.
His latest book, Create in a Flash: A leader’s recipe for breakthrough innovation is available world-wide