Marti Konstant is a workplace futurist, where agility and the future of work are central themes. She is the author of Activate Your Agile Career: How Responding to Change Will Inspire Your Life’s Work, a keynote speaker, and founder of the Agile Careerist Project™.
Attracted to startups and growth stage companies, her career path includes: artist, designer, entrepreneur, technology marketing executive, business advisor, and investor.
As a technology leader, Marti designed marketing programs for companies like Samsung Mobile, Apple, Tellabs, Platinum Technology, Clear Communications, and Open Kernel Labs (OK Labs). While CMO for a growth stage company in the mobile security space, her demand generation and market awareness strategies resulted in the acquisition of OK Labs by General Dynamics.
What started out as a quest to fine-tune her evolving career sparked a research project, training, and workshops. Her story-driven book is the result of 120 interviews and custom research.
She earned a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Graphic Design from the University of Illinois, and holds a Master of Business Administration from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business.
Marti lives in Chicago with her husband Bruce. She is a runner, hiker, long walker, and avid street photographer.
Women in Tech Breakfast
Join us for this interactive dialogue about how women are succeeding in tech and fostering the next generation of leaders.
Levo + General Assembly Present: Mentor Power Hour
Celebrate, learn from, and be inspired by successful Chicago entrepreneurs, executives, and creatives, about what different kinds of success looks like.
People Development: Reshaping How We Think About Human Capital
In this talk, you'll get practical guidance for creating a company culture where you can unlock your employees' potential.