Our Story: We are Innovation Transformation Architects.

Digital technology, the accelerated pace of change, and the new relationship between businesses and their customers mean companies must be more agile, understand their customers deeply, and move faster in order to survive.

Our transformation architecture builds new capabilities for growth through igniting an entrepreneurial spirit. Our programs:

  • Educate: Equip people with a new mindset

  • Enable: Build systems that support entrepreneurial action

  • Empower: Create space to be bold

Our ambition is to help you realize your vision of growth, continuous innovation, and corporate responsibility for the 21st century.

We have innovation architects on the ground in the US, European Union, APAC, Latin America, and our network is continually growing.

Our architects come from diverse backgrounds and including startup entrepreneurs and  enterprise innovation veterans who go through rigorous training in our philosophy and methodologies.

Their purpose is to drive impact.

Moves The Needle exists to transform global enterprises through empowering people to discover and create new value for their customers.

We’ve worked with some of the world’s most impactful companies:

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Below, we have included some rules about how to use our logo and branding. We have also provided official versions of our logo and logo mark for download.


Core Team:

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Brant Cooper:

Title: Co-Founder and CEO

Brant Cooper helps organizations big and small create value. He is the author of the New York Times Bestseller "The Lean Entrepreneur", is a thought-leader in corporate innovation and is a sought-after keynote speaker, advisor, and mentor.

He is available for speaking, interviews, workshops, podcasts, quotes, mentoring, and more. Please contact us for more info.

Aaron Eden:

Title: Co-Founder and COO

As an Innovation Catalyst at Intuit, Aaron spearheaded a grassroots program that trained over 2,500 employees and leaders in Lean Startup, Agile, and Design Thinking practices. He’s worked with some of the world’s most innovative companies, including American Family Insurance, General Electric, and ING, guiding them to move faster, be bolder, and drive impact.

Aaron is available for speaking, guest blogging, quotes, leadership advising, interviews, and more. If you would like to be a guest or a sponsor for the Shift Podcast, please reach out and ask for Aaron.

Pam Krengel:

Title: Principal

Pam plays a definitive role in leading efforts to train, expand and enrich executive's most fundamental resources with a brand new program: Innovation Champions, an internal coaching program for high-performance teams.

Pam is available for speaking, workshops, coaching, and helping enterprise companies build internal coaching capabilities.

Brent Weber:

Title: Principal

Brent helps run Moves the Needle's accelerator programs at numerous large corporations. He knows how to transform employees at all levels into high-performing innovators.

Brent is also the head of our Shiftkit program and is available for product demos, coaching, and workshops.

Amelia Klawon:

Title:  Principal, Co-Founder, MTN Social Impact

Amelia is a social entrepreneur who is deeply passionate about helping social impact organizations access the resources they need to be more efficient and effective in achieving their mission.

As co-founder and co-director of Social Impact for Moves The Needle, Amelia helps organizations reignite their entrepreneurial spirit to enable them to stay relevant, vet opportunities, and create deep value for those they serve.

Heather Hiscox:

Title: Principal, Co-Founder, MTN Social Impact

Heather Hiscox is a social entrepreneur passionate about creating communities focused on assets, abilities, and abundance.

She is available for webinars, speaking, coaching, and helping nonprofits, government entities, and philanthropic organizations learn the principles of lean innovation in order to drive deeper impact.

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We are Interested in Collaborating!

Please reach out for:

  • Speaking Opportunities (live or virtual)

  • Podcast Appearances or Interviews

  • If you would like to sponsor our podcast, Shift

  • Partnerships and Co-Marketing

  • Guest blogging opportunities (someone from our team would be happy to contribute an article for your industry blog)

  • Press, PR, or Media


Mailing Address:

364 2nd St, Suite 3

Encinitas, CA 92024