Zack Friedman is an electrifying keynote speaker on leadership, innovation, entrepreneurship, growth and peak performance, and will create a custom keynote that offers his unique perspectives on building a successful startup.
Through engaging storytelling and real-world examples, Zack isolates the key factors that significantly drive innovation, creativity and energy for every audience.
Zack has advised and invested in startups across multiple sectors, and understands what it takes to build a successful venture. Zack has spent his career working as an advisor, investor, CFO and CEO. He has worked at both Blackstone and Morgan Stanley, and at a multi-strategy hedge fund.
Zack is the Founder & CEO of Make Lemonade, a leading personal finance comparison site that helps consumers save money and live a better financial life.
Millions of people rely on Zack for advice as an inspirational thought leader. Through his appearances on CNN and MSNBC, and his regular column in Forbes, Zack is known for making his business advice simple, practical and empowering.
Zack combines his deep experience as an entrepreneur, investor, executive and author to deliver inspiring, motivational and actionable keynotes that drive results for your upcoming event.
Zack is the ideal speaker to share his insights and analysis on multiple aspects of building a successful startup to a sustainable venture, including business model, mission, technology, finance, operations, growth, marketing, customer acquisition and retention, human capital, business development, partnerships and the importance of teambuilding, among other topics. Zack is also focused on driving innovation, building a lasting company culture and how to hire the right teams.
A Wharton MBA and Harvard alum, his thought-provoking leadership lessons have been formed by his travel to all 50 states and 30 countries. Zack has interacted with presidents, prime ministers, CEOs and billionaires – and shares his fresh insights on leadership, transformational change and peak performance that will inspire you and your team to take action.