Scott Monty - Keynote Speaker, Pragmatic Futurist

Scott Monty - Keynote Speaker, Pragmatic Futurist

Brief bio:

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Scott Monty is a pragmatic futurist, speaker, and adviser, and probably is the only classics major who's been a global head of social media for a Fortune 10 brand.

Medium bio:

Scott Monty is a Pragmatic Futurist – an internationally recognized Fortune 10 leader whose background in classics positioned him to see through the shiny objects and drill down to understand the common human needs that drive us all.

Scott speaks to advises businesses and groups on how to move at the speed of customers.

Scott spent six years as an executive at Ford Motor Company, as a strategic adviser on crisis communications, influencer relations, marketing, customer service, innovative product launches and more. He also has a another decade and a half of experience in communications and marketing agencies. Scott's clients have included Walmart, IBM, McDonalds, Coca-Cola, and Google, and The Economist ranked him as #1 atop the list of 25 Social Business Leaders.

He is a past board member of the American Marketing Association, a trustee of the Detroit Symphony Orchestra, and an adviser for a number of Silicon Valley companies. He writes about the changing landscape of business, technology, communications, marketing and leadership at ScottMonty.com, and produces the widely acclaimed weekly newsletter and podcast The Full Monty.

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You may download headshots here a PDF version of Scott's bio is here .