Orrin Woodward is celebrated as an international best selling author and ranks among the world’s top ten leadership gurus. As a recognized leader in team leadership, success coaching and executive management training, Mr. Woodward is a much sought after motivational speaker.
Mr. Woodward co-wrote the NY Times, Wall Street Journal, Business Weekly, USA Today, and Money Magazine best seller Launching a Leadership Revolution along with a number of other critically acclaimed leadership books.
As a natural leader, Orrin noticed that communities are suffering and have no longer safely anchored to solid principles. Concerned that our nation’s communities are beginning to drift without clearly defined, principle-based focus, Orrin founded L.I.F.E..
Systematically crafted around life’s eight main categories (the 8 F’s): Faith, Family, Friendship, Freedom, Finances, Fitness Following and Fun, Orrin’s goal is to help communities and individuals grow and achieve.
L.I.F.E. fosters the leader led development of businesses by bringing together four financially successful industries: Networking, Personal Development, Community and Business Ownership.
Orrin and the TEAM’s goal is to help 1 million people effectively change their lives forever.
Early in his career, Orrin recognized any business not built on a solid, purpose-focused foundation of true principles is doomed to failure. However, a purpose-driven business can be the vehicle to drive change in people’s lives.
Therefore, Orrin and TEAM’s stated purpose is to change lives by help individuals grow into purpose-driven leaders as they grow successful community-based businesses.
Founder of LIFE: As the founder of L.I.F.E., Orrin is committed to bringing lasting, personal change into the lives of thousands of families. By providing timeless truth and education in each of the 8F’s of LIFE (Faith, Family, Friends, Freedom, Finances, Fitness, Following and Fun) in entertaining, interesting and personal ways, lives are changing for the better.
The LIFE Company is not only an effective way to rekindle hope and learn to dream again, it’s also an amazing business opportunity that’s experiencing tremendous growth!
Latest Publication: RESOLVED – 13 Resolutions for LIFE by Orrin Woodward. Orrin has poured his heart and soul into his strongest work ever written. Resolved is the culmination of the personal success stories of those who’ve implemented Orrin’s most proven and effective leadership strategies.
Dedicated to the success of others, Orrin has personally mentored hundreds of successful business owners, spouses, families and Christians to overcome self-defeating thinking and regain their purpose. Orrin’s leadership and guidance is simple, sound and most of all, effective.
Orrin co-wrote the NY Times, Wall Street Journal, Business Weekly, USA Today, and Money Magazine best seller, Launching a Leadership Revolution along with a number of other highly sought after leadership books. (Purchase his books here)
Awards and Achievements: Orrin holds four United States Patents, an exclusive National Benchmark Award for product analysis and has also been recognized in national trade journals.
Orrin was honored to be listed as one the ‘Worlds Top 25 Leadership Experts’ at www.topleadershipgurus.com, which highlights the top 25 leaders in the world. Orrin also was named one of the 30 top Leadership Professionals for 2010 at Leadershipgurus.net, and one of the Top 10 leaders by the IAB.
Orrin was honored as one of the Top 250 people to follow on Twitter.
His highly popular leadership blog www.OrrinWoodwardBlog.com has received international acclaim as an Alltop Leadership Selection, HR’s Top 100 Blogs for Management and Leadership, and a Universities Online Top 100 Leadership Blog.
You can visit Orrin Woodward’s Leadership Blog here.
Additional Business Endeavors: Orrin owns a number of businesses and is the Chairman of the Board of TEAM.
Education: Orrin achieved his Bachelor of Science Degree in Mechanical Engineering from Kettering University (formerly GMI Engineering & Management Institute) and Business Administration training from the University of Michigan
“Work” Experience: Orrin’s professional history has focused on engineering, international business consulting, community building, international public speaking, authoring several books and last, but not least, serving as wrestling coach.
Family: Orrin is a devoted family man to his wife Laurie of 19 years, their four children and a Golden Retriever, Socks.
Charitable Focus: Orrin’s committed to spreading the good news of Jesus Christ, to assisting less fortunate youth, is involved in efforts to build churches and orphanages in India and to re-instill Biblical values in homes around the globe.
Hobbies and Interests: Orrin enjoys yachting, boating, fishing, reading, writing, traveling, wrestling, running, weight-lifting, and Dallas Cowboys Football.
Countries Visited: Among others, Orrin has enjoyed traveling to Canada, England, Australia, France, Switzerland, Wales, Germany and Holland.