Dr. Randy Ross is a bestselling author, CEO of Remarkable, and former Chief People Officer. Most importantly, he’s a messenger of practical wisdom and needed hope to help untangle the biggest challenges facing today’s business leader, tomorrow’s workforce, and the future marketplace.
In 2008, Randy founded Remarkable! – a consulting and advisory firm specializing in team development and organizational health. Spending time in both the for-profit and not-for-profit worlds, Randy has traveled throughout the United States and internationally as a speaker, consultant and coach, building teams and developing leaders. A compelling communicator, Randy has the keen sensitivity to speak to the heart of leaders and inspires elevated performance among teams. Randy’s unique understanding of employee engagement allows him to offer practical solutions for increasing both the morale and performance of your teams.
A graduate of Baylor University, Randy also holds two advanced degrees from Southwestern. Randy is the co-author of Remarkable!, a leadership parable that illustrates the power of applied axiology to guide organizations toward the creation of a more compelling and collaborative culture, based upon Value Creation. Relationomics: Business Powered by Relationships, is packed with principles and practices to help leaders craft a relationally rich culture.
Before founding Remarkable!, Randy led several not-for-profit entities in Texas and Florida, was VP of Recruiting for a large regional mortgage corporation, based in Atlanta, and later became the Chief People Officer of North American. He and his wife, LuAnne, live in Roswell, Georgia, and have four children.
A co-founder of Remarkable!, Randy is a a highly sought after speaker, consultant, and leadership expert, Randy is a pioneer in developing compelling and profitable market strategies through the use of a unique, core value assessment and ideation process. He has extensive experience in corporate strategic planning, operations management, marketing, technology operations, business consulting, and organizational leadership. Mr. Walton has worked with teams in the US, Europe, Africa, and Southeast Asia mentoring and advising senior leaders.
An expert on human motivation and organizational performance, Randy is a strong believer that our growth as an individual powers our capacity to cultivate influence and leadership with others. He is a student of cognitive neuroscience and the connection between what we value and how we act.
Randy is also a noted social entrepreneur leading efforts to create life changing impact in the local and global community around economic and community development. He is the co-author of: Enhancing Your Business Value… The Climb To The Top… Smart Strategies for a Successful Expedition and the Roadmap to Remarkable! His newest book The Weight is launching in early 2020.
Married for 28 years he is the father to 3 daughters and one grandson he spends his spare time flying airplanes, sailing, inventing products to solve tricky problems, and is launching his own wine label in late 2019.
"For over three decades, I’ve seen firsthand how the emotional climate of an organization and its culture are both created and sustained by leaders. Remarkable! has been masterfully crafted to help you, the leader, take control of your culture and help make it come alive!"
DR. HENRY CLOUD
Clinical psychologist, acclaimed leadership expert and New York Times best-selling author