Author, Speaker, Leadership Coach

“Joe’s leadership style embraces a holistic and principled approach to creating winning partnerships. The business outcomes of his integrity centered style builds trust, collaboration and long-term results.”

−Mark Bonneau, Senior Vice-President Corporate Strategy and Sales
Ottawa Senators Hockey Club

About Joe

Joe Stokes has mentored, coached and inspired leaders throughout his professional life. Joe connects quickly with audiences of all sizes through the power of story-telling. Sharing his experience both good and not so good, Joe weaves years of learning with humility, humour and honesty. While the responsibility of leading can be daunting, Joe believes passionately that integrity is paramount for achieving results and cultivating the leaders of tomorrow.

Why Lead?

“This book is a true testament to the concept that in order to be a successful leader,'character matters.' Early in my career, Joe not only opened my eyes to inspirational leadership, but he supported me every step of the way by being a role model, a mentor and a wonderful friend.”

−Karen Trenton, Senior Vice-President, Human Resources, Global HR Sherritt International Corporation



Can't make it out to see Joseph speak in person?

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