CEO Keynote Speaker Cynthia Marshall

Cynthia Marshall

CEO, Dallas Mavericks

One of the “50 Most Powerful Women in Corporate America”. Speaker Cynthia Marshall specializes in Diversity, Leadership, and Culture Transformation, and is a member of many non-profit boards. Organizations book Cynthia Marshall to learn about her values-based leadership, and why putting people first is important.

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    Cynthia Marshall biography

    Keynote speaker Cynthia Marshall has been an advocate for diversity and inclusion within Mavericks. She has also worked at AT&T for 36 years. Cynthia began her career as the CEO of the Mavs with the goal of completely changing the organizational culture. In her first 100 days, she brought a trust-based leadership style, and a new culture of inclusiveness, and openness to the Mavericks organization.

    Cynthia Marshall had previously founded Marshalling Resources. This is consulting company that specializes in Diversity, Leadership, and Culture Transformation. In June 2017, Cynthia worked with The Dow Chemical Company to implement an inclusive culture.

    Speaker Cynthia Marshall established her reputation as an AT&T officer several years ago. She raised her reputation even higher once she became AT&T’s Chief Diversity Officer and Senior Vice President of Human Resources. Cynthia had the responsibility to develop top leaders, find ways to align all employees with the company’s priorities, cover major HR, workforce diversity, and more. Cynt played a leading role in the creation of a world-class inclusion and diversity culture at AT&T, placing the company in the top 3 on Diversity Inc’s 2017 Top 50 List of Companies. Fortune listed AT&T in the 100 Best Companies to Work For list in 2017.

    In the past, Cynthia was President-AT&T North Carolina and the very first African-American chair of the North Carolina State Chamber of Commerce.

    Cynthia Marshall has received many honors and awards, one of these being Adweek’s 30 Most Powerful Women in Sports.

    The Network Journal named her as one of the 25 Most Influential Women in Business of 2017. During the same year, Cynthia Marshall received the ATHENA® Leadership Program Award. Furthermore, she was selected as one of the “50 Most Powerful Women in Corporate America”. In 2013 she even obtained the Leadership North Carolina Governor’s Award. Only one citizen every year receives this award.

    Cynthia is also involved with many non-profit boards such as Texas Women’s Foundation, and Dallas Regional Chamber.

    Cynthia Marshall Speaking Videos

    Cynthia Marshall - Leading with Heart
    Cynt Marshall - How owning your authentic self

    Cynthia Marshall Keynote Topics

    During this session, Cynt Marshall will talk about her life and role as SVP of HR and Chief Diversity Officer at AT&T, her move to CEO of the Dallas Mavericks, her strategy for values-based leadership, and why putting people first matters the most. She’ll also share the difference between diversity and inclusion and why both are important for success, and why HR is the heart of any organization. Cynt’s vibrant attitude and enthusiasm for her job is contagious, and she’ll have you dancing by the time the 45 minutes are up.

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