About Warren Knight
Top 100 Global Influencer in 2017 and award winning blogger, author and digital entrepreneur with 10 years online experience. Warren started his career as a professional hip-hop dancer, and is now an international Digital Transformation keynote speaker, author and coach who built a £1m technology company in less than 2 years.
Warren’s vision is to help 100,000 companies go through a profound digital transformation of their business and organisational sales and marketing activities by 2020. To reach this goal, Think Digital First is a methodology, book and an online education company offering video courses in social media, digital marketing, and business skills. Founded in 2015.
EARLY ENTREPRENEURIAL SUCCESS
After receiving a grant from the Prince’s Trust at 22 (following a career as a hip hop dancer), Warren started a successful European music and clothing distribution company. Next he became the director of a global stationery and accessory business working with Disney and Nickelodeon, where he grew the business from a $5 million to $30 million company in a 5-year period, selling to over 30 countries, and achieving $1 million sales in one month.
Since then, Warren has won various industry awards and co-founded two IT companies. The first, an ecommerce platform that received £150,000 investment via the Seed Enterprise Investment Scheme (SEIS), valuing the business at £1m within two years. The second, an online learning platform, teaching people how to setup and use social networks for their business.
INTERNATIONAL SPEAKER, TRAINER, COACH
Warren is a renowned international keynote speaker and a member of the Professional Speaking Association. He is also a trainer and coach, and has helped thousands of start-ups and SMEs build their digital footprint, increase sales by up to 500% and grow their business through social media, digital marketing and ecommerce. He also has a passion for helping entrepreneurs to upskill.
Warren regularly writes for various digital marketing and business magazines that have a global readership, and has also written three eBooks on sales, international growth and social media for business which are available from Amazon. His latest Award winning, 5* book Think #Digital First is available to order now.