Bio

Jeff Hurt

Jeff Hurt joined Velvet Chainsaw Consulting in January 2010 and currently serves as Executive Vice President, Education and Engagement. In 2012, he was recognized as the PCMA Educator of the Year. Jeff has worked in leadership roles with five associations, five government organizations and several companies in the education, events and meetings departments, including Meetings Professionals International and Promotional Products Association International, one of the top 50 shows in the industry.

He is considered one of the leading authorities in the meetings industry on adult education, conference design, digital events and social media for events and associations. He speaks and blogs frequently about meeting and technology trends, the future of conference education, adult learning and all things meetings at velvetchainsaw.com.

Recent Articles

Future Forward-Thinking Cultures Lead To Extraordinary Results!

Written by Jeff Hurt

How can we apply more foresight to our planning?

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How To Boost Your Strategic and Detailed Thinking Simultaneously

Written by Jeff Hurt

A strategic brain actually helps you focus on minutiae as well as the bigger picture.

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Practicing Strategic Thinking To Strengthen Intellectual Capacity

Written by Jeff Hurt

How can you change your behavior to become a more efficient problem solver?

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