Shane Gibson is the author of three books and a speaker on the topics of social media and sales performance, he has addressed over 100,000 people over the past seventeen years on stages in North America, Southern Africa & South America. He is quickly becoming known as one of the world's foremost speakers on the topic of sales performance and social media. As an author and speaker he combines a diverse background in sales force leadership, entrepreneur development and extensive sales and leadership coaching.
Shane Gibson is the author of Closing Bigger: The Field Guide to Closing Bigger Deals and the book "Sociable! How Social Media is Turning Sales and Marketing Upside-down.
Shane also co-authored the book "Guerrilla Social Media Marketing" (October 2010 release date) with Jay Conrad Levinson. Personally mentored by Jay, Shane is Canada's first and only Guerrilla Marketing Master Trainer.
He has been published in numerous publications on the topics of Leadership, Marketing, Sales, and Social Media in magazine, radio and television interviews, including CMA Magazine, the Financial Post, and the Globe.
He is also a certified Master Trainer and contributing author in the Complete Sales Action System™, and Managing Complex Business Relationships both published and produced by Knowledge Brokers International.
The US Department of Commerce, Seminarium Colombia, Seminarium Chile, The Vancouver Board of Trade; The Ford Motor Company, Canaccord Financial, Translink, Chalk Media, Sauder School of Business; The University of British Columbia; The Toronto Board of Trade; Realty Executives; Coastal Contacts, Pacific International Securities; The University of Victoria; InfoSat Communications; The BC Automotive Retailers Association; YWCA; Dye & Durham; AVIS Rent A Car and Budget Rent-a-Car; The Financial Advisors Network; The Pacific National Exhibition; Hub International, Standard Life, CMA Canada, The Wickaninnish Inn and more.