Chester Elton, the “Apostle of Appreciation” to Address Pink20

Burlington, ON – April 3, 2019 – Pink Elephant is pleased to announce that Chester Elton, The New York Times bestselling co-author and expert in organizational culture, employee engagement, and leadership, will deliver the keynote speech at Pink20. The 24th International IT Service Management Conference & Exhibition will take place from February 16-19, 2020 at the Bellagio in Las Vegas.

Dubbed the “Apostle of Appreciation” by the Globe & Mail, Elton is a renowned speaker described as provocative, inspiring, and always entertaining.

“We are thrilled to welcome Chester Elton back as our keynote speaker for Pink20,” said Pink Elephant CEO, Fatima Cabral. “His motivating and dynamic presentation – based on his book, The Carrot Principle – will provide real solutions to leaders who are looking to manage change, drive innovation, and lead a multi-generational workforce.”

Since its original publication in 2007, The New York Times bestseller The Carrot Principle – co-authored with Adrian Gostick – has received rave reviews in The Wall Street Journal, Fortune, CNN, 60 Minutes, The New York Times, and has helped a host of managers to energize their teams and companies to dramatically boost their business results.

Elton’s engaging style and proven strategies to recognize and encourage valued employees were enthusiastically received when he previously spoke at Pink13. His work is supported by research with more than 850,000 working adults and reveals the secrets behind high-performance cultures and teams. His guidance includes gems – such as “Get in the habit of finding people doing the right thing and recognize it immediately” – and can help your organization increase employee retention and motivation as well as accelerate workplace performances.

“Those attending Pink20 can look forward to solid learning experiences based on our 120+ content-rich sessions of proven methodologies, techniques, and case studies latest IT industry innovation and trends,” says Pink Elephant CEO Fatima Cabral. “Stay tuned for upcoming announcements on additional leading-edge speakers, thought leaders, and industry experts.”

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