ALBANY, N.Y. (5/17/11)--Kevin Freiberg, recently named one of the “Top 30 Best Minds on Leadership” by Leadership Excellence Magazine
, will present the closing keynote speech at the Credit Union Association of New York’s Annual Meeting & Convention, June 5 in Lake Placid, N.Y.
Freiberg is the author of Nuts! Southwest Airlines’ Crazy Recipe for Business and Personal Success
. He has also co-authored Boom!: 7 Choices for Blowing the Doors Off Business-As-Usual
; Guts!: Companies that Blow the Doors off Business-as-usual
; and the forthcoming Nanovation: How a Little Car Can Teach the World to Think Big
. Freiberg is the president of San Diego Consulting Group, Inc., a professional speaking and consulting firm dedicated to equipping leaders for a world of change. In his keynote, Freiberg will share with credit union leaders his views on the links among leadership, corporate culture, innovation and exceptional customer loyalty; how those links have played out in companies such as Southwest Airlines and Motorola; and how to translate those strategies into success. The Credit Union Association of New York’s 2011 Annual Business Meeting & Convention will also feature an expo with more than 60 industry vendors, and education sessions led by industry experts. Attendees can choose from 14 sessions during the three-day event, with topics ranging from compliance, to risk management, to growth strategies. For under-30-year-old attendees, there will be a reverse panel with the “Crashers” led by members of the association’s Young Professionals Commission.