“True leadership occurs when people do something because they want to — not because they have to.“
Ryan T. Sauers
Ryan T. Sauers spent nearly 18 years leading marketing and visual communications related companies before founding his independent firm, Sauers Consulting Strategies. As President and Chief Marketing Officer (CMO) of the firm, Sauers, along with his staff, consults with a variety of profit and nonprofit organizations in a multitude of industry sectors.
Key focus areas include: executive coaching, personal branding, leadership & communications development, sales training, marketing strategy, entrepreneurship training, negotiation/conflict resolution skills, and organizational change strategy. Sauers is a frequent national speaker and columnist who has been recognized as one of the top 80 CMO’s in the world, and has achieved the rigorous Certified Marketing Executive designation thru Sales and Marketing Executives International.
An adjunct university professor, Sauers teaches leadership, marketing, and communication courses to current and aspiring business leaders. He is a Certified Myers Briggs, DiSC, and Emotional Intelligence Practitioner (one of few in US to achieve all THREE certifications), and is a regular blogger for the global audience of both PI WORLD and Print and Promo.
Sauers is working on his Doctoral degree in Organizational Leadership and hosts Marketing Matters, a weekly radio show that airs in Atlanta.
Fun Facts: the 3F’s are important to me – Faith, Family (married to wife Lara for over 21 years with three daughters ages 18, 16, and 11), and Friends.
Fun Facts 2: I am a huge sports enthusiast, an avid reader, and I love to travel.
Quote to Remember: “Everyone Has an Equal 168 hours Each Week… How One Chooses to Use this Time… Makes All the Difference.”- Ryan T. Sauers