FOR MEETING ORGANIZERS
You’ll find Carla’s images, bios, intro scripts, and A/V requirements on this page.

Images of Carla

Carla's Book Covers

Intro Script

NOTE: By the time you’re ready to introduce Carla, everyone’s already read her bio. Instead, please use this script (instead of her bio) to bring her to the stage.

Introduction Script for Carla Johnson

Carla Johnson is on a quest to make innovation everybody’s business.

She’s a speaker, strategist, and teacher.

She’s worked with companies to push the b­oundaries of creative problem solving and innovative thinking.

Carla believes this is how people, teams, and companies create massive momentum, and bigger impact, faster.

She’s the author of 10 books, including the best-seller RE:Think Innovation.

She helps companies like...

- Amazon

- Dell

- 3M

- and Hilton

...learn to embrace change, welcome new ideas, and transform their business.

Passionate about living in Colorado, Carla’s a traveler and storyteller at heart.

Ladies and gentlemen, please give a big, warm [EVENT NAME] welcome to Carla Johnson!

Carla Johnson Bios

Short, medium, and long biographies of Carla Johnson for your promotional use.

Short Bio

(50 words)

As a marketing and innovation strategist, Carla Johnson has partnered with brands and conferences globally to train thousands of people how to rethink the work that they do and the impact they can have. She inspires and equips leaders to embrace change, welcome new ideas, and make innovation everybody’s business.

Medium Bio

(77 words)

As a marketing and innovation strategist, Carla Johnson has partnered with brands and conferences globally to train thousands of people how to rethink the work that they do and the impact they can have. She’s inspired and equipped leaders at all levels to embrace change, welcome new ideas, and transform their business. Her book, RE:Think Innovation, explains why, to be a successful company in today’s hyper-competitive, customer-driven world, finding opportunities through innovative thinking must be everyone’s business.

Long Bio

(182 words)

Carla Johnsono is a world-renowned storyteller, and entertaining speaker, and a prolific author. Having lived, worked, and keynoted on five continents, she’s partnered with top brands and conferences to train thousands of people how to rethink the work that they do and the impact they  can have. Her visionary  expertise has inspired and equipped leaders at all levels to embrace change, welcome new ideas, and transform their business.

Her work with Fortune 500  brands served as the foundation for many of her books. Her tenth, RE:Think Innovation, busts the myth that innovation is something that requires a specific degree or special training. In fact, Carla explains why, to be a successful company in today’s hyper-competitive, customer-driven world, finding opportunities through innovative thinking must be everyone’s business. Her goal is to teach one million people how to become innovative thinkers by 2025.

Consistently names one of the top influencers in her field, Carla regularly challenges conventional thinking. Today, she travels the world teaching anyone (and everyone) how to cultivate idea-driven teams that identify undetected opportunities that lead to extraordinary  outcomes.

A/V Requirements
Following is a lit of things that Carla uses for her presentations.

Carla brings:
• Her 2019 15” MacBook Pro. Her presentation runs locally from her laptop and doesn’t require an internet connection.
• VGA, DVI, and HDMI dongles
• Wireless presentation clicker
• A presentation designed to work on 16x9 screens

Carla Needs:
• A wireless, lavalier microphone
• AC power plug to power her laptop
• A projector (VGA, DBI, or HDMI input)
• A speaker system with a mini plug for audio output from her laptop
• A confidence monitor

Intro Music Suggestions

Carla’s often asked if she has any music preferences to walk on stage to…here are her top picks...

September

Artist: Earth, Wind and Fire

Train in Vain

Artist: The Clash

Can't Stop The Feeling!

Artist: Justin Timberlake