Steven Howard

Author, Blogger, Marketing Strategist, Non Executive Director

Steven Howard is a leading marketing strategist, positioning specialist, consultant, and award-winning author whose 35-year marketing and sales career in Asia/Pacific, Australia, and North America has covered a wide variety of fields, ranging from consumer electronics to publishing and from a national airline to personal financial products.

Founder of Howard Marketing Services, he has consulted to companies in the financial services, education, industrial products, consumer products, restaurants, petroleum, publishing, tourism, and hospitality fields and has served as a Non-Executive Director in both the profit and non-profit sectors.

He is also the founder of Caliente Leadership, which specializes in developing and delivering high-impact Leadership Development programs for frontline leaders, mid-leveal leaders and high-potential leaders.

In 2014 he was named to a list of the Global Top 100 SEO Copywriters.

Follow on Twitter:  @stevenbhoward

Award-Winning Author

Steven is the author of 18 leadership, business, and motivational books and the editor of four professional and personal development books in the Project You series. His latest book is Leadership Lessons from the Volkswagen Sagawhich has won three prestigious publishing industry awards (2017 Independent Press Award, National Indie Excellence Award, and San Francisco Book Festival Award).

Leadership Lessons from the Volkswagen Saga

8 Keys To Becoming A Great Leader (With Leadership Lessons and Tips From Gibbs, Yoda and Capt’n Jack Sparrow

The Best of the Monday Morning Marketing Memo

Powerful Marketing Memos

Marketing Words of Wisdom

Corporate Image Management: A Marketing Discipline for the 21st Century

Powerful Marketing Minutes: 50 Ways to Develop Market Leadership

MORE Powerful Marketing Minutes: 50 New Ways to Develop Market Leadership

Asian Words of Wisdom

Asian Words of Knowledge

Essential Asian Words of Knowledge

Pillars of Growth: Strategies for Leading Sustainable Growth (co-author with three others)

Motivation Plus Marketing Equals Money (co-author with four others)

He is also the co-founder and editor of the Project You series of personal and professional development books and the Living A Determined Life website.

A dynamic, enthusiastic and entertaining keynote presenter, Steven is consistently scored in the highest percentiles by audiences and seminar participants.

Throughout his career Steven has been heavily involved in professional and community organizations, ranging from the American Business Council in Singapore and various committees of the Singapore Tourist Promotion Board to the International Wine and Food Society Chapter in Singapore. His professional involvement has included:

Honorary Fellow, Australia Sales and Marketing Institute
Graduate Member, Australian Institute of Company Directors
Chairman, Sports Taekwondo Australia
Deputy Chairman, Tourism Macedon Ranges
Chairman, Strategic Advisory Group for Economic Sustainability, Macedon Ranges Shire, Victoria, Australia
Member, McKinsey Quarterly Online Executive Panel
Member, Qantas Customer Advisory Panel
Member, BusinessWeek Alliance/Market Advisory Board
Member, Forbes Advisory Panel

He was also one of the international judges for the 2004 and 2005 Globes Awards program of the Marketing Agencies Association Worldwide.

In August 2012 Steven launched CleanSweepUSA as a non-partisan movement advocating the removal of all incumbents and office holders at the next election. Read the CleanSweepUSA manifesto.