Wayne Hastings & Ron Potter's Bio:
Wayne Hastings, a sought-after author, speaker, and business consultant, delivers one of the most critical messages in business today: trust. Through exhaustive research and years of hands-on experience, Wayne illuminates timeless principles necessary for inspiring leadership, team building, and organizational development. As a speaker and trainer, Wayne shares powerful alternatives to today’s floundering business tactics by offering simple yet paradigm-shifting concepts for leaders across a wide range of industries. A respected business leader for more than thirty years, Wayne has firsthand experience in areas such as publishing, retail, wholesale, distribution, and inventory management.
As president and founder of The Wayne Hastings Company, LLC, he provides organizations with highly targeted, personalized strategies and ideas to boost individual, team, and organizational performance through consulting, coaching, training and speaking.
Wayne recently accepted a new position at Thomas Nelson publishers as Sr. Vice President of Marketing and Associate Publisher of the Bible Division, and he and his wife Pam now live in Nashville.
Ron Potter spent more than 20 years in corporate leadership positions before turning his talents and experience to leadership development. An entrepreneur and consultant, he offers skills that represent a rich mix of practical experience spanning the fields of executive management, marketing and sales, project management, and computer technology. Ron has worked with executives and leaders in various industries such as auto manufacturing, computers, distribution, engineering and technology, food manufacturing and pharmaceuticals.
Since graduating from the University of Michigan, Ron has forged a successful and diverse career, moving from university classrooms to corporate boardrooms. His company, Team Leadership Culture, LLC, works with corporate executives, helping them become better leaders, build better teams, and create better corporate cultures that help achieve the goals of the company. For more than a decade, Ron has used his experiences and skills to come alongside leaders in both small companies and Fortune 100 companies such as Pfizer, Kellogg’s, Domino’s Pizza, General Motors, FTD, Detroit Edison, Sweepster.
Ron and his wife Jill have two grown daughters, and they live in Ann Arbor, Michigan.