About Sam Deep

A Brief Bio

Sam DeepSam Deep launched his leadership development career in 1986 after 15 years of teaching and administration at the University of Pittsburgh. Since then, he has spoken in front of more than 200,000 people, his 16 internationally published books have sold well over one million copies in 14 languages, and his last four audio tapes were featured on USAirways'® EntertainAir.

Sam's ideas about management have been quoted in newspapers and magazines throughout the country as well as on CNN-FN, CNBC, and WGN Radio Chicago. He served as an adjunct professor of leadership and strategy at the Carnegie Mellon University Tepper School of Business from 1998 to 2006. For eight years, he hosted "Following the Leader," a weekly radio program on KQV in Pittsburgh that focused on building better corporate leaders. His current consulting services include executive coaching, leadership development, team building, and strategic planning. His Sam Deep Leadership Academy equips emerging leaders for future responsibilities.

Sam recently served on a leadership development panel for "The League of Extraordinary Minds," accessed by 500,000 entrepreneurs. His colleagues on the online panel included Marshall Goldsmith, Dr. Jeffrey Pfeiffer, and Fran Tarkenton. He is listed as one of the world's top experts in sales strategies in the 2010 book, Mastering the World of Selling, by Eric Taylor and David Riklan.

In the words of international marketing expert Jay Abraham to Sam, "You are a star. Not merely because of your following and reputation. Your status is deservedly earned by the original thinking you share and the deeply impacting concepts you offer up."

When you experience the impact of Sam's counsel, training, and facilitation through the Sam Deep Leadership Academy, you will discover why none other than Tom Peters promises that you and your teams will come away "with practical ways to implement positive change in the gut-level day-to-day experience."