Frank Prince, author, management consultant, and adventurer began his professional career with a degree in engineering, a passion for building high-performance participatory teams and a commitment to providing skills to individuals that drive profitability to organizations. Frank has focused on understanding how the brain works at both a conscious and subconscious level. He uses these insights to motivate individuals to take the life-changing steps that allow them to rapidly achieve their goals.
After nine years of success building participative team-based management structures for new manufacturing facilities for Frito Lay and PepsiCo, His team-building expertise enabled him to do pioneering work in high-performance team development. Frank spent another five years working with organizations focused on Innovation and Creativity. He worked with the Center for Research in Applied Creativity (Ontario, Canada) as a consultant, trainer, and researcher. He served as an adjunct instructor for the Center for Creative Leadership (Greensboro, NC) and as an adjunct professor for George Fox University (Newberg, Oregon) teaching "Creativity, Innovation, and Entrepreneurship." He also taught "The Creative Manager" course at Motorola University. Frank is now a Master Instructor in Creative Problem Solving and has trained well over 25,000 individuals.
He also conducts Strategic Innovation workshops that drive innovation within companies and are guaranteed to generate a return on the investment. His clients include several Fortune 100 firms including Time Inc., Procter & Gamble, Perrier, PepsiCo, Kellogg, Yahoo, Bayer, and Nabisco. Frank has expertise in the Media industry working over the last 16 years with many of the Time Inc. brands including Media Networks, Sports Illustrated, Golf Magazine, Fortune, People, Popular Science, and This Old House. He also has worked for many years the Minneapolis Star Tribune.
He currently serves as a Colleague and leader for the Creative Education Foundation and is a member of the National Guild of Hypnotists. Frank is a frequent keynote speaker around the world focusing on innovation techniques for individuals and organizations. He delivered the keynote at the 2010 International Creativity Conference in South Africa and he spoke at the Fortune 2010 Global Leadership Forum in Cape Town during the world cup.