Sterling Hawkins is an internationally recognized entrepreneur, motivational leader, and public speaker. His 2019 TED Talk, “Discomfort is Necessary for Innovation,” has been viewed more than 65,000 times. In 2004, Sterling co-founded, launched, and sold his first technology company, Convena, where he developed innovative approaches to beat competition, handle high-growth, and achieve performance no matter the obstacles. He went on to be involved with the launch, growth, and/or investment in over fifty companies, and co-founded CART, a platform to drive adoption of emerging technologies at Fortune 500 companies.
Sterling speaks and runs workshops on his #NoMatterWhat system to drive growth, innovation, and results—regardless of what’s happening in the world—for clients such as Samsung, Criteo, Synchrony Financial, and the United Nations. A certified yoga teacher and adventure seeker who regularly pushes his own boundaries by skydiving, century bike riding, shark diving, and even trekking in the Sahara, Sterling has been featured in Inc., Fast Company, The New York Times, and Forbes. He lives in Denver, Colorado.
How to Get Breakthrough Results in Life and Business #NoMatterWhat
In Hunting Discomfort, entrepreneur, motivational leader, and internationally recognized public speaker Sterling Hawkins shows readers how to get comfortable with discomfort to create breakthrough results in life and business using his #NoMatterWhat system for transformative change.