The Think Digital First methodology has been delivered all over the world, designed by Warren Knight and an expert facilitator and certified Agile leader for profitability, growth, and standards of excellence fueling future economic leadership.
Inspired by a visionary ability to excel and innovate, he provides best-in-class speaking, training and executive coaching, delivering knowledge transfer expertise centred on agile digital leadership. Warren focuses on future-proofing your business through information technology and disruptive innovation.
Early Entrepreneurial Success
After receiving a grant from the Prince’s Trust at 22 (following a career as a hip hop dancer), Warren started a successful distribution company. Next he became the director of a global stationery business working in China for 11 years with Disney and Nickelodeon, growing the business from a $5M – $30M in a 5-year period, selling to over 30 countries, and achieving $1 million sales in one month.
Since then, Warren has won various industry awards and co-founded two IT companies. The first, an ecommerce platform that received SEIS investment, valuing the business at US$1.5M within two years. The second, an online learning platform.
International Speaker, Trainer, Coach
Warren is an award-winning Keynote Speaker and certified Agile leader a member of the PSA and CPD Certified. He is also a trainer and coach and has helped thousands of business leaders build their digital footprint.
Warren has written four books, three digital books on sales, international growth and social media available on Amazon. His latest 2nd edition of Think #Digital First book is available to buy on Amazon and Think Digital First website and his next book on Digital Leadership and The Future of Work will be available in Q3 2020.
Warren delivers international keynote presentations at events and conferences on the following topics:
When Innovation Meets Triple Bottom Line
How Technology Disrupts Sales and Marketing
Survive Today, Thrive Tomorrow
Generation Z…Our Future
Innovation and Agile leadership
Digital Transformation – The Tipping Point of Success
The Future of Work
Social Selling in a Digital Age
Within these topics, Warren covers everything from Fintech, Blockchain, AI, IoT, Marketing Automation and focuses on both internal and external communication for business leaders to embrace a digital transformation
Key audience take-aways:
- The 4 key elements to innovation and how to maximise its potential
- How business agility can be a game-changer in an organisation
- A strategy to become a more effective digital leader
- The key elements to digital transformation and how to make it a success.
- How to start the journey with AI and where to use it.
Shell, GSK, Phonak, Capita, Royal Mail, Brittany Ferries, Omantel, PDO Oman, Nizwa Bank, Bank Muscat, BPMA, Vodafone, Prudential, QNB, Ahli Bank, Zain Telecoms, Safaricom, Qatar Foundation, Qatar Insurance, Saudi Electricity, Ministry of Justice Oman, Dealtrak, NMBS, NBS, Blackpool College, WGC Group, Garmin, Brother UK, McCurrach, Toshiba, Dominos, Dermalogica, Chester Zoo, Careers Wales, Sharp Business, Wigan, Milton Keynes and Chester Council, Glenair, NHS, RTI International, IHS, Voltamp, Oman Development Bank, Safaricom.