John Hall was recognized by Forbes as the “#1 Keynote Speaker For Digital Trends” and recently received the EY Entrepreneur of the Year Award. Techweek recently listed him as one of the 100 most influential people in Tech along with being one of the top 20 visionaries by the Business Journals. John has a weekly column for Forbes and Inc. and has contributed to more than 50 publications, including Business Insider, The Washington Post, and Harvard Business Review.
He has founded multiple successful businesses and most recently co-founded Influence & Co., a company focused on helping brands and individuals extract and leverage their expertise to create, publish, and distribute content to gain influence, credibility, and engage with their key audiences. In less than four years, John helped grow Influence & Co. into one of the largest providers of high-quality expert content to the world’s top publications, ranking on Forbes’ “Most Promising Companies in America” list and named Empact’s “Best Marketing and Advertising Company of 2014” at the United Nations. Influence & Co. was recently mentioned in Inc. as the “# 1 Company Dominating Content Marketing”.
John and his lovely wife Lindsay have two beautiful little girls Caroline and Addie. He has a passion for sharing his insight, experiences, successes, and failures to help others become better professionals.