Denise Brosseau

CEO, Thought Leadership Lab

Denise Brosseau is the CEO of Thought Leadership Lab where she consults with entrepreneurs, executives and their teams on how to increase their influence, expand their impact and gain recognition for their big ideas. She also works with organizations to develop their top talent into recognized thought leaders. Denise is the author of Ready to Be a Thought Leader?, (Wiley 2014) and she is a lecturer at Stanford Business School on topics of credibility, influence and thought leadership. Denise has spoken before tens of thousands of people worldwide, at companies like Roche, Microsoft and Google; leadership conferences, including the California, Indiana and Arizona Governor's Conferences and the Grace Hopper Conference for Women in Computing; and organizations like Coro and the Association of California Nurse Leaders.

Denise is a serial entrepreneur who started her career in the technology industry before co-founding the Forum for Women Entrepreneurs (now known as Watermark), the Invent Your Future Conference and Springboard Enterprises – the women’s startup launch pad that has led to over $6.5B in funding for women entrepreneurs.

Denise received her BA from Wellesley College and her MBA from Stanford University. She has been honored by the White House as a Champion of Change and by the Silicon Valley Business Times as a Top 100 Woman of Influence in Silicon Valley.

Find her online at Thought Leadership Lab or contact her at 650-520-0401. You can find her on LinkedIn.

Speaking Topics

Ready to Be a Thought Leader?

  • How to Build Your Influence and Impact and Leave a Legacy That Matters
  • 7 Strategies of Influential Leaders
  • Networking is Working
  • Communicating for Influence & Impact

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