Denise Brosseau | CEO, Thought Leadership Lab

Denise Brosseau is the CEO of Thought Leadership Lab in Silicon Valley where she works with entrepreneurs and executives on how to increase their influence, expand their impact, and leave a powerful living legacy. She is committed to empowering more leaders, particularly women, to become thought leaders and change the world.

Denise is a popular keynoter for conferences, communities and companies such as PayPal, Google, and Bank of America, and has been featured in Fast Company, Inc. Magazine, and on NPR. She is the author of Ready to Be a Thought Leader? (Wiley), a lecturer at Stanford Business School and her online courses, Becoming a Thought Leader and Organizational Thought Leadership are available on LinkedIn Learning and

Denise started her first company at age 26. She also led marketing, business development and product teams for such corporate giants as Motorola, Kensington and Broderbund Software. Earlier in her career, Denise co-founded Springboard Enterprises, the Forum for Women Entrepreneurs (now Watermark) and the Invent Your Future Enterprises.

Denise received her BA from Wellesley College and her MBA from Stanford. She is a member of the Wellesley Business Leadership Council and the International Women’s Forum and serves on the Board of Trustees of TheatreWorks Silicon Valley and Chairs the Leadership Council for NARAL Silicon Valley. She has been honored by the White House as a Champion of Change and by the Girl Scouts with a Forever Green award.

Find her online Follow her on Twitter @thoughtleadrlab.