About Warren Knight
Warren Knight is a Top 100 Global Influencer, certified Agile leader and internationally recognised professional speaker, trainer and coach on Digital Leadership and a Digital Transformation (DX) strategist, he’s an award-winning technology entrepreneur with 12 years in digital and 25 years business experience and author of Think #Digital First.
Change agent Warren Knight’s personal approach to transforming how we view disruptive technology is to empower individuals with positive choices to reach business objectives and as a result, builds stronger companies and more engaged communities.
His vision is to, by 2035, help 1,000,000 leaders globally build a workplace based on culture, community, and technology for generation Alpha.
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 certified trainer and award-winning coach and has helped thousands of businesses build their digital footprint.
Warren regularly writes for various digital marketing and business magazines that have a global readership, and has also written four books, three digital Books 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.
Since the birth of his first child in 2017 after 3 rounds of fertility treatment and his second child in December 2018, Warren decided that going back to nature was going to be a massive part of his family’s life and now has 50,000 Bees that produces about 100lbs of honey and 4 chickens that lay 1,280 eggs every year, he also grows his own fruit and vegetables in what he calls his “edible garden”.