Expert in Customer Experience. Former e-Visionary at IBM
For two decades, Mike Wittenstein has helped business leaders around the world differentiate their brands by dramatically improving their customer experience. In the process, those clients have gained market dominance, increased their sales, and/or discovered new, unexpected revenue streams.
Today Mike is a sought-after speaker and consultant. He works in the hospitality, retail, technology, healthcare, and entertainment industries, as well as other service categories. He partners with both established and emerging brands. He has helped retailers like Party City, Kinko's, Jim Ellis, Alternative Apparel and SOHO Office elevate their customer experience, while making it a lot more engaging - and even fun - for all involved. And his keen observational skills and plainspoken, approachable style have given clients like Apple, IBM, and iPay Technologies a looking glass view into how their company is perceived by everyday customers. Mike Wittenstein is the founder and managing partner at StoryMiners, one of the world’s first experience consulting agencies.
As an e-Visionary at IBM, Mike launched a consulting practice to help big brands like McDonald's and Best Buy with experience design. He was also co-founder and CEO of Galileo, a technology communications company nationally recognized for innovation and creativity.
His captivating stories teach companies how to move their products and services from commodities to objects of desire. And he regularly wows audiences with his friendly, smart and witty style, as they learn how to turn everyday customers into enthusiastic brand advocates.
-Story As Strategy
-The Best Experiences In The World
-The Future of Customer Experience
-How To Apple-ize Your Business
Worldwide Marketing Director at Apple (2005-2009)
Author, Entrepreneur and Workplace Happiness Expert
Adecco Chief Marketing Communication Officer (2011-2018). President of Instituto Coca-Cola de la Felicidad (2005-2009).
Best-selling Author and Leading Australian Motivational Speaker