Ben is the no-nonsense thought leader with unique views on leadership and technology. Sought after most for his innovative vision on modern servant leadership, Lichtenwalner reveals how new trends influence and create opportunities for executives. He’s the author of Paradigm Flip: Leading People, Teams, and Organizations Beyond the Social Media Revolution and runs a Top 30 leadership blog, according to Blog Rank. Ben’s also led successful, global teams across Fortune 500, INC 500 and Non-profits. His success in business, combined with unique views on leadership, technology and the dovetail of the two, make him a valuable contribution to any speaking lineup.
Ben is the founder of ModernServantLeader.com, advisor to Philanthropist.org and is an executive at JRD Systems. Having learned from both positive and negative leadership styles, Lichtenwalner now shares his experiences and lessons learned to promote greater awareness of Servant Leadership. Mr. Lichtenwalner holds an M.B.A. with a concentration in Entrepreneurship from Lehigh University and a B.S. in Management Science and Information Systems from the Smeal College of Business at The Pennsylvania State University.
Regardless of his professional success, Mr. Lichtenwalner understands that it is not about him. He has been blessed with incredible teams and a wonderful network of family and friends whose support has been key to his continued success.
Benjamin also enjoys spending time with his family, reading, and riding motorcycles. He resides on the U.S.’s great 3rd coast, in southwest Michigan.