President and Founder
Colleen Stanley is president and founder of SalesLeadership, Inc., a sales development firm.
She is the author of two books, Emotional Intelligence For Sales Success, now published in six languages, and author of Growing Great Sales Teams. Her new book, Emotional Intelligence For Sales Leadership, will be published by Harper Collins in 2020.
Salesforce named Colleen one of the top sales influencers of the 21st century. She has also been named one of the Top 50 Sales & Marketing Influencers, Top 10 Women in Sales Experts to Follow and Top 30 Global Sales Gurus. Prior to starting Sales Leadership, she was vice president of sales at Varsity Spirit Corporation, where Varsity was named as one of the 200 fastest growing companies in the United States.
Clients include Harvard Business Review Poland, IBM, Gallagher, Otterbox, PopSockets, HomeAdvisor, UBS and Bosch Rexroth.
When Colleen isn’t teaching or speaking, she enjoys living in the foothills of Denver with her husband Jim, where they take a lot of hikes and enjoy the Colorado sunshine.