Speaker Jonny Shannon is CEO of Gamify and a motivational speaker to multiple schools across the globe. Jonny integrates entrepreneurship, mental health, digital transformation, and grit into his keynotes and assists audience members and students in transforming into their better selves. Through his knowledge, and as founder and CEO of two companies, speaker Jonny Shannon provides powerful insight through teamwork, technology, and motivation.
Why book speaker Jonny Shannon?
- Jonny uses his personal experience to get through to students. Coming from a rocky background, Jonny has made a grand effort in giving back to students through insightful tips and strategies for overcoming challenges during their more formative years.
- He ties his technology excellence into student safety. Jonny is CEO and founder of Gamify; a campaign focused on eLearning systems, minigames, and more. Jonny uses his technology excellence as he ties student safety and student opportunities.
Speaker Jonny Shannon went from growing up in a caravan while failing in his studies due to his learning disabilities to joining the military and shortly after that starting multiple million & billion-dollar companies, to now becoming the most requested speaker in Australia. In essence, Jonny’s story is one of the rags to riches, focusing on the importance of mental health, human connection, and the fast adoption of technology.
Shannon is the founder, and CEO of Gamify, a gamification software platform built for marketing campaign focused minigames, eLearning systems, and gamified corporate systems. Gamify’s platform has previously won awards from both Microsoft & IBM. Jonny was also one of the founders of Pushpay, an app that encourages people to give to Churches and Charities. Currently valued at over $1 Billion while helping facilitate the generous giving over $100 Billion a year from its users.
Jonny is currently a key stakeholder and CEO of PostHarvest, a company that has developed a non-invasive Environmental Sensor to monitor the health conditions of fresh produce traveling through the supply chain. This technology provides actionable data that can significantly reduce produce waste; with this achievement, PostHarvest was awarded the Innovation Award at both the United Fresh and SingularityU conferences in 2019. Jonny believes that technology and teamwork are the paired solution for most current business and world challenges, including welfare & relief, education, and sustainability.
In the last ten years, speaker Jonny Shannon has become the most requested speaker in Australia, speaking over 3000 times to over 400 schools, universities, and conferences. Conducting presentations on the following topics; – Digital Connection, Entrepreneurship, Grit, and Technologies that could save our planet. Jonny is a professional, highly engaging, and captivating speaker who will have your audience not only walking away after each presentation entertained but also want to take action and apply their new-found knowledge.
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