Phil Van Hooser
SARA FRASCA
Innovation and Business Growth Expert
TRAVELS FROM:
Florida
SPEAKER FEE:

$5,001 - $7,500

Speaker fee falls within this range. For exact fee, please contact us.

"Sara is nothing short of FABULOUS! Her energy is infectious. The content was well put together and very engaging."

Vice President of Marketing Strategy and Production

"Sara is a great storyteller and wonderful speaker! We have already started to use the learnings she shared with us in our daily work!"

Senior Strategist, Marketing & Communications

"Sara had great energy! It was a fun and engaging experience that taught me new ways to approach thinking outside the box."

Manager, Capability & Enablement Team

"Sara did an AMAZING job! She has a real gift for public speaking, engaging the audience, and inspiring a room. I truly hope we will be able to bring her back for additional trainings in the future!"

Senior Manager, Marketing
ABOUT SARA FRASCA

With the curiosity of Galileo and the tenacity of a street fighter, Sara Frasca is an innovation and business growth expert.  Honing her skills at senior leadership roles in both Corporate America and the world of startups, Sara now serves as Chief Marketing Officer for FIREPROOF, a global business coaching firm. She helps leading organizations cultivate human imagination, build a culture of accountability, and solve complex problems to drive business growth. Sara is the go-to resource for leaders seeking competitive advantage and sustainable success by harnessing alignment, marketing and data.

Prior to FIREPROOF, Sara spent 13 years at General Mills in multiple leadership roles.  She was also an account director at the interactive agency ePrize, leading the forefront of digital transformation for Fortune 500 brands.  Sara is the founder and proud owner of Trasca & Co. Eatery, and was named the 2017 Female Entrepreneur of the Year in Jacksonville, Florida.

Global innovation expert.  Proven senior leader.  Award-winning entrepreneur. 

SARA FRASCA PROGRAMS & TOPICS

HARNESSING INNOVATION: TURNING RAW IDEAS INTO POWERFUL RESULTS

Sara Frasca has seen thousands of companies loaded with creative buzz and big ideas. How is it that some harness their imagination to create game-changing drivers of growth and innovation while others miss the mark? The answer: the best companies have a systematic process to focus their team’s creativity into practical outputs. Frasca blends the improvisational qualities of a jazz ensemble with bleeding-edge business savvy to bring a completely fresh perspective on unleashing creativity in the organization. Her inspiring presentation delivers practical tools that can be used immediately to increase creative output and deliver bottom-line results.

You’ll learn to:

  • Use specific techniques to harness your most powerful ideas
  • Apply creativity on a daily basis across all business activities and roles
  • Break free from the three biggest blockers of creativity
  • Apply best practices from the world’s most innovative companies
  • Avoid the five biggest creativity killers
  • Master the three most powerful brainstorming techniques that you’ve never even heard of
  • Build a culture that celebrates fresh thinking and embraces new ideas

THE 5 CORE MINDSETS OF INNOVATION: A Proven Approach to Cultivating Organization-Wide Innovation

In today’s highly competitive world, organizations will only enjoy sustainable success if they build and harness a culture of innovation. Innovation is the most powerful force to fuel personal and professional growth and outpunch the competition.

In this inspiring and actionable keynote, innovation expert Sara Frasca will unlock the creative potential of every team member to systematically solve complex problems, seize opportunities and realize profound economic success. Sara shares a series of mindsets that can be deployed quickly to solve challenges of all shapes and sizes. Her system is fluid enough to enable transformational thinking, yet structured enough to offer a clear process for all organizational levels and roles. This systematic approach will help leaders gain competitive advantage, drive efficiencies, create new products and services, and fuel employee engagement.

THE GRAVITY-DEFYING LEADER: INNOVATIVE APPROACHES TO HYPER-GROWTH LEADERSHIP

With disruptive forces assaulting business from every direction, creativity has been labeled the single-most important business attribute. To succeed, leaders must be focused on creating a resilient culture where everyone’s engaged; a torrent of fresh, creative ideas needs to flow from every level of the organization. Top leaders then employ a secret weapon: a systematic approach to selecting and launching the ideas that will best drive growth and innovation. Sara Frasca weighs in with a fresh perspective on this critical leadership challenge. Frasca shows leaders how to employ her simple but effective framework to ramp up the creativity and identify/launch ideas that will break through and defy gravity.

This presentation will help leaders:

  • Challenge assumptions and conventional wisdom
  • Build courage to foster responsible risk-taking
  • Authentically express your own creativity and tap into the hidden creativity of your team members
  • Develop “everyday creativity” to attack business problems of all sizes
  • Deploy creativity beyond R&D to reimagine processes, drive efficiency, and improve operations
  • Uncover fresh approaches for reinvention and growth

ENTREPRENEURIAL FIRE: THINK AND ACT LIKE A STARTUP (EVEN IF YOU'RE NOT)

Entrepreneurs look at the world differently. We celebrate them for their bold vision and courage – they drive game-changing innovation that creates enormous economic success while making a profound impact on the world. What is it about the entrepreneurial mindset that helps these mavericks seize opportunity that others miss? Frasca shows leaders and organizations how to embrace the creativity, grit, and vision of a startup and then channel this approach to drive growth, innovation, efficiency, and customer delight.

Sara Frasca decodes the entrepreneurial DNA to help leaders of any size company in any industry or profession:

  • Understand how an entrepreneur would attack their organization with the specific goal of dislodging it
  • Reimagine their role through the lens of an entrepreneur
  • Harness the ferocity of entrepreneurial thinking
  • Embrace “startup speed” to increase velocity in your own organization
  • Learn the five best approaches used by startups to create disruption
  • Avoid the weaknesses that plague entrepreneurs by exposing the four biggest startup death traps

Request Availability for Sara Frasca

SARA FRASCA
Innovation and Business Growth Expert
Phil Van Hooser
TRAVELS FROM:
Florida
SPEAKER FEE:

$5,001 - $7,500

Speaker fee falls within this range. For exact fee, please contact us.
"Sara is nothing short of FABULOUS! Her energy is infectious. The content was well put together and very engaging."
Vice President of Marketing Strategy and Production

BancorpSouth

"Sara is a great storyteller and wonderful speaker! We have already started to use the learnings she shared with us in our daily work!"
Senior Strategist, Marketing & Communications

The Hartford

"Sara had great energy! It was a fun and engaging experience that taught me new ways to approach thinking outside the box."
Manager, Capability & Enablement Team

J.M. Smuckers

"Sara did an AMAZING job! She has a real gift for public speaking, engaging the audience, and inspiring a room. I truly hope we will be able to bring her back for additional trainings in the future!"
Senior Manager, Marketing

Sephora

ABOUT SARA FRASCA
SARA FRASCA PROGRAMS & TOPICS
HARNESSING INNOVATION: TURNING RAW IDEAS INTO POWERFUL RESULTS
How is it that some harness their imagination to create game-changing drivers of growth and innovation while others miss the mark? The answer: the best companies have a systematic process to focus their team's creativity into practical outputs. Frasca blends the improvisational qualities of a jazz ensemble with bleeding-edge business savvy to bring a completely fresh perspective on unleashing creativity in the organization. Her inspiring presentation delivers practical tools that can be used immediately to increase creative output and deliver bottom-line results.
THE 5 CORE MINDSETS OF INNOVATION: A Proven Approach to Cultivating Organization-Wide Innovation
In this inspiring and actionable keynote, innovation expert Sara Frasca will unlock the creative potential of every team member to systematically solve complex problems, seize opportunities and realize profound economic success. Sara shares a series of mindsets that can be deployed quickly to solve challenges of all shapes and sizes. Her system is fluid enough to enable transformational thinking, yet structured enough to offer a clear process for all organizational levels and roles. This systematic approach will help leaders gain competitive advantage, drive efficiencies, create new products and services, and fuel employee engagement.
FIND A WAY: DEFY TRADITION. SEIZE THE FUTURE. DO IT DIFFERENTLY.
THE GRAVITY-DEFYING LEADER: INNOVATIVE APPROACHES TO HYPER-GROWTH LEADERSHIP
To succeed, leaders must be focused on creating a resilient culture where everyone's engaged; a torrent of fresh, creative ideas needs to flow from every level of the organization. Top leaders then employ a secret weapon: a systematic approach to selecting and launching the ideas that will best drive growth and innovation. Sara Frasca weighs in with a fresh perspective on this critical leadership challenge. Frasca shows leaders how to employ her simple but effective framework to ramp up the creativity and identify/launch ideas that will break through and defy gravity.
ENTREPRENEURIAL FIRE: THINK AND ACT LIKE A STARTUP (EVEN IF YOU'RE NOT)

Entrepreneurs look at the world differently. We celebrate them for their bold vision and courage – they drive game-changing innovation that creates enormous economic success while making a profound impact on the world. What is it about the entrepreneurial mindset that helps these mavericks seize opportunity that others miss? Frasca shows leaders and organizations how to embrace the creativity, grit, and vision of a startup and then channel this approach to drive growth, innovation, efficiency, and customer delight.

Request Availability for Sara Frasca