Dr. Diane Hamilton Show – 3/29/17

Greg Welch

Greg Welch is a senior partner at the world’s premier executive search firm, Spencer Stuart. He has distinguished himself as the industries “go-to” CMO recruiter for the world’s most iconic brands and he has personally led over 600 senior marketing searches. He is a frequent guest speaker, thought leader and mentor to the industries top talent. Greg co-authored the acclaimed book Good for Business: The Rise of the Conscious Corporation. He is the co-founder of the M50 marketing group and the creator of Spencer Stuart’s annual CMO Summit, one of the industry’s most well-known events.

Fred E. Miller

Fred E. Miller is a speaker, international coach, and author. His books, “NO SWEAT Public Speaking!” and “NO SWEAT Elevator Speech!” are bought internationally, and have rave reviews on Amazon.com. Businesses, individuals, and organizations hire him because they want to improve their networking, public speaking, and presentation skills. They know: Speaking Opportunities are Business, Career, and Leadership Opportunities. He shows them how to Develop, Practice, and Deliver a great Presentation” with – NO SWEAT! Mind Mapping, a visual, non-linear brain storming tool, is one of his passions and areas of expertise.

Dr. Diane Hamilton Show – 3/27/17

Ken Fisher

Ken Fisher has written a Forbes Portfolio Strategy column for 32+ years and is the longest continuously running columnist in Forbes’ history. He is also the founder, Executive Chairman and Co-Chief Investment Officer of Fisher Investments, an independent, fee-only investment adviser serving a global client base of diverse investors. He is the author of 11 books, 6 of which are national best sellers. Ken Fisher started writing his monthly column in 1984, the same year he gained international attention for his book Super Stocks, which popularized the price-to-sales ratio. His writing for Forbes was commemorated in a book published by Wiley in 2010, The Making of a Market Guru: Forbes Presents 25 Years of Ken Fisher. He was honored by Investment Advisor magazine as one of the industry’s 30 most influential individuals over the last 30 years (Thirty for Thirty, May 2010). He is ranked No. 184 on the 2016 Forbes 400 list of richest Americans.

John Tamny

John Tamny is the Political Economy editor at Forbes, senior economic adviser to Toreador Research & Trading, and editor of RealClearMarkets.com (RCM). Mr. Tamny frequently writes about the securities markets, along with tax, trade and monetary policy issues that impact those markets for a variety of publications including theWall Street Journal, Investor’s Business Daily, Financial Times, National Review and London’s Daily Telegraph. His upcoming book is titled Popular Economics: What the Rolling Stones, Downton Abbey, and LeBron James Can Teach You About Economics. He’s a weekly guest on Forbes on Fox on the Fox News Channel.”

Dr. Diane Hamilton Show – 3/24/17

Roya Mahboob

Roya Mahboob is an Afghan entrepreneur and businesswoman. She founded and serves as CEO of the Afghan Citadel Software Company, a full-service software development company. She has received attention for being among the first IT female CEOs in Afghanistan, where it is still relatively rare for women to work outside the home. Roya was named to TIME magazine’s 100 Most Influential People In The World for 2013 for her work in building internet classrooms in high schools in Afghanistan and for Women’s Annex, a multilingual blog and video site hosted by Film Annex. This was the 10th anniversary of the TIME special edition.

Manar AlOmayri

Manar AlOmayri is a computer science graduate, founder and CEO of DHAD, an audiobooks startup in Saudi Arabia. They have already received good traction with local writers and look for additional books related to entrepreneurship-based topics. She is based in the leading university in the region, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology. “

Dr. Diane Hamilton Show – 3/22/17

Marilyn Carroll

Marilyn Carroll is an academic and business executive, visionary, entrepreneur, author, radio personality, turnaround expert, and transformational leader with 20 plus years of progressively achieving or exceeding desired business outcomes. She is known for changing unproductive ‘at risk’ operational practices into successes.

Joseph Hunt

Joseph Hunt a life coach who helps others Rise up and live their life to the fullest. He believes we all deserve to live a life filled with more joy, excitement, and purpose! He has extensive business development experience and helps others develop a specific brand message or product and how to market and sell it effectively. As a content strategist, he teaches others to extend the influence of their audience by helping them utilize strategic branding software that helps them create a more personal connection with their following and to build raving fans that will help build your brand.”

Dr. Diane Hamilton Show – 3/20/17

Kathy Sparrow

Kathy Sparrow is a self-leadership expert, message strategist, international best-selling, award-winning author, speaker, and university professor. Co-author of “Ignite Your Leadership: Proven Tools for Leaders to Energize Teams, Fuel Momentum, and Accelerate Results” in her chapter “The Power of Your Story: Discovering Your Why, Dissolving Your Why Nots,” she discusses that when a leader knows their “why,” they build momentum to do great things in the world and are able to influence those around them to be more engaged and productive at work. Kathy trained extensively in narrative theory and leadership, focusing on self-leadership. She studied with Jack Canfield in his Success Principles Train the Trainer program, served on his assisting team, and is Master RIM® facilitator–an evolutionary technique used to overcome limitations and self-sabotaging behaviors.

Rob Oliver

Rob Oliver is an Award Winning Motivational Speaker and Best Selling Author of “Still Walking”, which is the autobiography that chronicles his experiences surrounding a paralyzing body surfing injury he suffered at the age of 21 and his commitment to living fully. Since his injury, Rob has accomplished what he sees as “everyone’s goals”. He went on to complete his education with a Bachelors in Psychology from the University of Pittsburgh, followed by a Masters from Duquesne University. He works as a motivational speaker to help people live life to the fullest. “

Dr. Diane Hamilton Show – 3/17/17

Jim Beach

Jim Beach is the author of a book published by McGraw Hill titled: School for Startups was a big success. Jim has started businesses and taught entrepreneurship around the world. He was the highest ranked professor in the Business College at Georgia State University for 12 straight semesters. His teaching and speaking is based on experience. He grew a company with no capital infusion to $12 million in annual revenue. In 2000, Jim closed two rounds of venture funding, one for $2.4 million and another for $6.4 million. The Atlanta Business Chronicle recognized the company was one for the fastest growing companies in Georgia for both 1999 and 2000. In 2001, Jim was selected as one of the “Forty under Forty” most influential citizens by Georgia Trend magazine. He appeared on NPR, MBNBC, CNN, and in the New York Times, Wired, and Entrepreneur Magazine as an expert on technology and education. He recently won the Small Business Administration Media Advocate Award for his terrestrial radio show.”

Deb Calvert

Deb Calvert is the President of People First Productivity Solutions, a Top 50 Sales Influencer, and a UC-Berkeley instructor. Deb leads the Stop Selling & Start Leading® movement and offers sales training, coaching and leadership development programs. She is certified as an executive and sales coach and is a Certified Master of The Leadership Challenge®. Her bestseller, DISCOVER Questions® Get You Connected has recently been named by HubSpot as one of the “20 Most Highly Rated Sales Books of All Time.””

Dr. Diane Hamilton Show – 3/15/17

Keith Rezendes

Keith Rezendes is the CEO and Founder of Mindspree, an on-demand online tutor marketplace that connects tutors and students for online or in-person tutoring with more than 300 subjects ranging from Algebra to Yoga. He drew 1,000 tutor applicants within the first three weeks. He incorporated the model used by ride-share companies like Uber and Airbnbn to facilitate the process by having applicants upload their own profiles and introduction videos. Rezendes has taught high school and college-level courses in math, chemistry, and business. Rezendes has served as a tutor for over 20 years at every major tutoring firm and agency in the country. In addition, he has been heavily involved in the IT industry, having spent more than 20 years working as a programmer, network engineer, project manager and IT director for a software development company. Keith owned an IT consulting firm that grossed over $1 million in revenue for three consecutive years.

Dr. Sheila Williams

Dr. Sheila Williams is a consultant with an extensive background in all levels of Education including as a Director of Education and Associate Dean. She has also worked in Counseling, Training, and Executive Management. After being completely transparent about her Mother’s struggle with Clinical Depression, in her autobiography “My Mothers Keeper”, Dr. Williams has a passion and a purpose to eliminate the stigma that has been placed upon mental illness. As Radio Show Host of “The Dr. Sheila Show”, she encourages her listeners to “Transform” their way of thinking in order to Transform Their Lives!! Her work as a motivational speaker has helped students, teachers and executives learn that nothing is impossible. “

Dr. Diane Hamilton Show – 3/13/17

Dr. Cheryl Lentz

Dr. Cheryl Lentz, known as The Academic EntrepreneurTM and Doc C to her students, is the multi award winning publisher of the internationally acclaimed series, The Refractive Thinker® -a collaboration of more than 100 contributing doctoral scholars from around the world. As President of The Lentz Leadership Institute, she is dedicated to publishing exceptional dissertation research. She is also a 14-time award winning author known globally for her writings as an authority on leadership, as well as critical and refractive thinking. As an accomplished university professor, speaker, editor, and consultant, she is a highly sought after expert who thousands to apply critical thinking skills to problem solve in record time.

Lori Ruff

Lori Ruff has been called the Linkedin Diva. Chief Brand Champion for ALPFA—Association of Latino Professionals For America, Lori Ruff is a Top 50 Connector on LinkedIn. She helps executives and top performers represent themselves and their brands authentically online in ways that attract loyal communities and results in more business. Lori is a LinkedIn Ambassador and Forbes Top 50 Social Media Power Influencer. Ranked #7 Social Media Power Influencer Woman globally by CEO World, Pew Research & Neilson, she is a Top 100 Community Manager, American Genius Beat Top 50 Industry Influencer, WE Magazine’s Top 101 Women in eCommerce, Moody’s 50 Favorite People, and #Nifty50 Twitter’s Top Women Writers and Top 25 Women on Twitter by CIO. Her latest of eight books are “LinkedIn Net-Working: Making LinkedIn Work for You in Five Minutes a Day” and “Suite Branding: The Ultimate Personal Branding Guide for Today’s Top Performers””

Dr. Diane Hamilton Show – 3/10/17

Joseph Bonner

Joseph Bonner is President and Chief Executive Officer of iCast Media, which includes iCast Radio Network, Legend Radio, and Legend Men’s Magazine.  He is also CEO of DARIL BONNER PR, responsible for marketing, branding, and imaging of executives, business proprietors, and celebrities. Bonner works as Executive Producer and Host of the Joseph Bonner Reports, Legend TV and the nationally syndicated “Joseph Bonner Show” on iCast, Legend and iHeart Radio.  He is a founder of Daril Bonner Mentoring, an independent San Diego private educational program that ran from 2009-2014. He has contributed inspirational commentary as content for shows including X-Factor Australia, truTV ‘s Court T.V., CBS Television program, People Magazine, the New York Times and NBC San Diego News.


Christy Rutherford  

Christy Rutherford, a Harvard Business School graduate, is the President of LIVE-UP Leadership, a leadership development and training company. Christy is also a certified Executive Leadership Coach and assists companies with creating cultures of high performance. Christy Rutherford served over 16 years as an active duty Coast Guard officer. Among her many professional accomplishments, her national recognition includes the Coast Guard Dorothy Stratton Leadership Award, Cambridge Who’s Who Amongst Executives and Professionals, Career Communications STEM Technology All-Star and the Edward R. Williams Award for Excellence In Diversity. She is also a speaker and best-selling author, with five recently-released books, Shackled To Success, Heal Your Brokenness, Philosophies of Iconic Leaders Philosophies of Spiritual Leaders and Manifest Your Dreams.

Dr. Diane Hamilton Show – 3/8/17

MaryLou Tyler  

Marylou Tyler, is a renowned sales process improvement expert, author, speaker and the CEO of Founder of Strategic Pipeline, a Fortune 1000 outbound sales process improvement consulting group. She has helped businesses like Apple, Bose and UPS grow their revenue by increasing their sales pipelines. Marylou’s passion is helping B2B sales professionals go from cold conversations to qualified opportunities. She’s also the co-author of the #1 Bestseller Predictable Revenue: Turn Your Business Into A Sales Machine With The $100 Million Best Practices Of Salesforce.com. Her new book being published by McGraw-Hill is coming out in August, titled Predictable Prospecting: How to Radically Increase Your Sales B2B Pipeline. In 2016, she was nominated for the prestigious 20 Women to Watch in Sales Lead Management award.


Phil Gerbyshak

Today we have social media expert Phil Gerbyshak who is also a speaker and a trainer, who delivers programs on the power of technology, social selling and connection. With a unique speaking style—part technology and sales expert, part entertainer—Phil keeps his audiences awake and engaged while providing micro-tactics to help you get more leads, earn referrals, and improve your business. When he’s not traveling, speaking, or making new connections, Phil writes. He’s published 5 books, including 10 Ways to Make It Great and #TwitterWorks, more than 2,500 articles, and has been interviewed by the Wall Street Journal, USA Today, Financial Times, and more.