David Williams: A James Bond New Maverick Leader

By on September 15, 2014

David Williams is a fantastic game changing leader to both his business and community. I first came across David through one of his articles on Forbes online titled 12 Maverick Leadership Tips from James Bond . This article in validated our inspiration to create NewMavericks.com, thank you David! David is a true embodiment of New Maverick leadership as he is dedicated to game changing ways to get business done in a better way, as seen in this video about how paired leadership works. You can learn more about what it takes to be a leader, the differences between managers and leaders, the qualities they have, as well as having the option to enroll in their Master of Science in Leadership program.

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David brings a unique fire, vision and passion that empowers employees to accomplish more than casual observers might think possible. His unique leadership skill that transformed a small struggling software development group into the industry leader Fishbowl has become in the time he has been the CEO. David himself was honored as one of vSpring Capital’s Top 100 Venture Capital Entrepreneurs in 2011 and 2012.

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David is co-creator of the Courage Above Mountains (CAM) Center and CAM Foundation. These organizations serve as Fishbowl’s social and corporate responsibility arm, providing business incubation space and digital learning programs for small businesses in the Utah community, as well as providing learning, health and enrichment services to underserved individuals in the US and abroad. He also mentors business students, offers career advice, and prepares young entrepreneurs to succeed in the business world. David served as CEO of Franklin Quest Canada, and later Managing Director of First Things First, a division of Covey Leadership, a world leader in time management and leadership consulting.

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About Raamon Newman

New Mavericks Founder, Executive Development Adviser Raamon is an executive development advisor with 15 years experience working with top CEO’s and executives in New Zealand, Australia, US and Europe. He is a founding Managing Partner and CEO of Raam Global Consulting who provide executive development and support in the form of enlightened leadership made simple to leaders in such companies as EBOS Group (largest medical supply company in Australasia), Oliver’s Real Food’s (Australia’s fastest growing fresh fast food franchise), Woodmart, Feedback ASAP, Retail Holdings Ltd, The O’Halloran Group, Labor Lawyers, Novartis, Warner Group, IRTH Communications, Hawthorne Direct, Natel, Buttoned-Up and Turner Manufacturing-Kleenrite.