About Chris McChesney
Wall Street Journal Best-Selling Author
- Over Half a Milllion Copies Sold -
Chris McChesney is the co-author of the best-selling book
in the world on strategy execution. He is the Global Practice Leader of Execution for FranklinCovey Co. and one of the primary developers of The 4 Disciplines of Execution.
For more than a decade, he has led FranklinCovey’s ongoing design and development of these principles, as well as the consulting organization that has achieved extraordinary growth in many countries around the globe and impacted hundreds of organizations. Chris has personally led many of the most noted implementations of the 4 Disciplines, including the State of Georgia, Marriott® International, Shaw Industries, The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company®, The Kroger® Co., The Coca-Cola Co.®, Comcast, Lockheed Martin Corporation, and Gaylord Entertainment.
This practical experience has enabled him to test and refine the principles contained in The 4 Disciplines of Execution from the boardroom to the front line of these and many other organizations.
BEST SELLING AUTHOR
"Chris is one of the top-rated speakers to ever appear at The Global Leadership Summit, an annual gathering of 400k leaders in over half the countries in the world. His material is imminently practical and he delivers it with winsome humor. He’s also a delight to work with off stage and energizes every room into which he walks. "
ANDREW COOK | VICE PRESIDENT OF OPERATIONS - GLOBAL LEADERSHIP SUMMIT
“HANDS DOWN! Chris McChesney is one of the most dynamic, real, energetic, and thought-provoking persons we have met. Many companies within our consortium are now becoming 4DX certified because of Chris. If you are looking for a subject matter expert and high-energy speaker, who can relate to all levels in a business like I was, Chris McChesney is the right speaker for you.”
Jo Miller, Executive Director, Partner Relations at 1NService
"Given the necessity for rapid/innovative change in today’s environment while still managing our day to day business, the 4 Disciplines of execution resonated completely with our management group at our annual managers conference. Chris McChesney’s delivery was highly engaging as he connected easily with the audience and delivered a high energy, entertaining and motivational presentation of the material."
Mark Neutze EVP of Store Operations Tailored Brands
“The session Chris delivered on The 4 Disciplines of Execution was insightful, engaging, and fun. The material and the presentation will impact the results of Chick-fil-A significantly over time. Chris and the 4 Disciplines are a winning combination!”
Tim Tassopoulos, President of Chick-fil-A®
“Amazing, entertaining, fun, in touch with the audience, practical advice, great take-home value...these are just a few of the words to describe him and The 4 Disciplines of Execution. He has a unique ability to deliver on the ‘how-to‘ of the strategic imperatives of execution. I would recommend Chris for any group—large or small.”
Russ Umphenour, Former CEO of FOCUS Brands®
“I have now seen Chris present twice and was as captivated the second time as I was the first. He is genuine, authentic, and passionate. Chris connects immediately with his audience and takes them on a fabulous self-discovery journey. His energy is contagious and you leave with a renewed sense of purpose and a process to get you there.”
Glenn Tuckman, Senior Vice President Operations at Interstate Hotels & Resorts