Fan your creative sparks with Mike Brown and Jan Sokoloff Harness by participating in this fun, interactive Creative Instigation workshop. Creative Instigation provides tools and techniques to help you to:
• Awaken and strengthen your creative talents
• Encourage the creativity of others
• More effectively battle the internal and external forces that stifle creativity
is Vice President – Market Strategy for YRC Worldwide, a Fortune 300 transportation & logistics company based in Overland Park. He has wide experience leading market planning & account strategy development efforts, in addition to research, branding, communications, and several award-winning sponsorship marketing programs. He is a frequent keynote presenter and workshop facilitator in the areas of marketing best practices, innovation, and strategic thinking. Previously featured in “Fast Company” magazine, he authors daily articles on strategy & innovation at http://brainzooming.blogspot.com
Jan Sokoloff Harness is the Chief Creative Instigator for Sokoloff Harness Communications LLC, a company she launched in 2002. In addition to being successful entrepreneur, Jan is an award-winning writer, published poet and respected communications coach. Her clients range from Fortune 500 companies to non-profit agencies. She writes the daily blog “Creative Instigation” at http://creativeinstigation.blogspot.com. Jan built her career as Creative Director, Blades & Associates; Communications Consultant, CCG; Assistant Director, UMKC Office of University Communications; and News Director, KUDL-FM and WHB-710 AM. A graduate of the University of Missouri-Columbia School of Journalism, Jan is a long-time community advocate and currently serves on several boards.