Michael Robison is a veteran strategic consultant and brand development innovator with a diverse background in finance, sales, development, marketing, communications and staffing. He was recently named one the Top Leaders of 2020 and 2021 by Yahoo! Finance. Michael has nearly 20 years in senior leadership and growth focused organizations. He has served as a CEO, Tech Startup Founder and Non-Profit Executive Director. Over the years Michael has owned multiple brick and mortar Luxury retail chains and has been the head of a prestigious FinTech Startup. With multiple exits, Michael is able to relate to the needs and realities of almost any organization. Over the last few years he has been involved in the success of some of the top ICO's all over the globe, helping to raise more than $610M USD in funding. Michael’s other clients have included Fortune 500 companies ranging in revenue from $0 to over $12B annually, from Virgin, Coca Cola, WPP, GroupM, IKEA, BP, Wynn Resorts, Caesars Entertainment, A16Z, TechStars and more. Over the last 5 years his projects have generated more than $1B USD in revenue for clients. Michael and his team at D5 Group created the Alignment Blueprint. These are the Secret Weapon Strategies they have delivered to some of the top brands, companies and leaders in the world. You can listen to Michael’s daily podcast, The Alignment Blueprint, on iTunes now. He has a book called "Alignment: Overcoming the Illusion of Balance" being released end of 2018. Additionally, Michael is a trusted contributor to Nasdaq, CNN, BBC and more.