An experienced and passionate innovation catalyst, Courtney Ferrell is a sought-after international speaker and creativity consultant. For the past 15 years, Courtney and her teammates have worked hard to inspire corporations and the people who run them to embrace change and fuel passion to generate new ideas. She designs and leads high-energy, interactive, story-based programs that push participants to discover what’s new. Courtney has been a visiting professor of Innovation in Business at the University of Richmond, the University of Virginia’s Darden School of Business and The Kaos Pilots University in Aarhus, Denmark. She has been the thinking partner of such clients as NBC Universal, Capital One, General Mills, JP Morgan Chase, Hanes Brands Inc., GE, Mattel, Nike, United Health Group, Discovery and American Airlines.