Howard Givner

Founder & CEO, Event Leadership Institute

Howard Givner is the founder and CEO of the Event Leadership Institute, the leading provider of professional development resources for the meetings and events industry, through a Netflix-style library of unbundled micro-learning videos, professional development courses, digital credentials, and other resources.

Previously he was the founder of an award-winning event agency and CEO of North America for two other global agencies. He provides consulting services for corporate event teams, event agencies, and other businesses on growth, innovation, ROI, strategy, and branding. Howard is a frequent industry speaker, writer, and educator on a broad range of topics.

He is an avid hiker, crossword solver, podcast junkie, fiction writer, and cancer survivor.