About Warren Knight

Warren Knight is an award-winning keynote speaker a top 100 Global Influencer and top 100 Tech Influencer, he’s internationally recognised as a speaker, trainer, and coach on Digital Leadership & Digital Transformation, with nearly 15 years digital experience he’s an award-winning technology entrepreneur, certified Agile leader 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.


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.


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 8 chickens that lay 2,000 eggs every year, he also grows his own fruit and vegetables in what he calls his “edible garden”.

1990 - Professional Hiphop Dancer
1992 - Prince’s Trust Grant
1994 - Founded Clothing Company
2000 - International Sales Director
2004 - $1 Million Sales in 1 Month for Disney
2007 - National Campaign for Leukaemia
2007 - Fell in Love with Social Media
2010 - Launched Gloople
2011 - Award Winning Entrepreneur
2012 - Launched Social Media e-Learning
2014 - Top 10 UK Executive Coach
2015 - Top 10 Business Advisor
2015 - Book Launch: Think #Digital First
2015 - 15th Most Influential UK Marketer
2016 - Launched Digital Academy
2016 - Highly Commended: UK Blog Awards
2016 - Finalist: Marketing Book Of The Year
2016 - Top 3 UK Digital Influencer
2016 - UK's Best Business Blog
2016 - As Seen On Sky News
2017 - Finalist: UK Blog Awards
2017 - Top 100 Global Influencer
2017 - Dixie Knight 18.02.17
2017 - 2nd Edition Book Launch
2017 - CPD Certified
2018 - Chamber Of Commerce
2018 - 50,000 Bees
2018 - Top 10 UK Business Blog
2018 - Blossom Knight 13.12.18
2019 - Certified Agile Leader (CAL)
2019 - Top 100 Tech Influencer
2020 - Award-Winning Keynote Speaker
2020 - Top 10 Digital Influencer
2020 - Top Business Blog 2020
2020 - Launched Thought Leaders Blueprint
2020 - 100,000 Bees
2020 - Top 10 Future of Work Speakers
2021 - Marketing Book of the Year
2021 - Digital Leadership & Transformation Leader
2021 - Virtual Speaker of the Year
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Digital Leadership


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Digital Selling


Agile Leadership


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