Founder of Entrepreneurs’ Organization/Founder & CEO of Scaling Up
Verne Harnish is the founder of the world-renowned Entrepreneurs’ Organization (EO), with over 16,000 members worldwide, and chaired for fifteen years EO’s premiere CEO program held at MIT,
a program in which he still teaches today.
Founder and CEO of Scaling Up, a global executive education and coaching company with over 200 partners on six continents, Verne has spent the past 4 decades helping companies scale up. He’s the author of the bestseller Mastering the Rockefeller Habits; authored The Greatest Business Decisions of All Times; and wrote Scaling Up (Rockefeller Habits 2.0) which has been translated into 22 languages and has won 8 major international book awards. His latest book, Scaling Up Compensation, rocketed to the #1 HR book on Amazon.
Verne also chairs the annual ScaleUp Summits and serves on several boards including vice chair of The Riordan Clinic; co-founder and chair of Geoversity; and board member of the social venture Million Dollar Women. He is also a private investor in many scaleups.