ACC Workshop

Venable, 101 California Street, Suite 3800, San Francisco, CA 94105 (Monday, June 25, 2018)

Ready to Be a Thought Leader?


Please note, this event is open only to GC's or CLO's.

(Association of Corporate Counsel GC & CLO INITIATIVE)


A Special Thanks to our Sponsors Venable LLP and Osborne Clarke LLP

Monday, June 25, 2018

101 California Street, Suite 3800, San Francisco, CA 94105

 3PM - 6PM

  • Check-in: 3:00 - 3:30 PM
  • Program: 3:30 - 5:00 PM
  • Networking: 5:00 - 6:00 PM


The first 50 attendees will receive a copy of Denise’s book, Ready to be a Thought Leader?.


Want to move and inspire others with innovative ideas? Seeking to develop your point of view and turn it into actionable change? Looking to build trust with a dedicated group of fans and followers that can help you amplify your message?
Join us at Association of Corporate Counsel and explore what it means to be a thought leader. Our workshop leader Denise Brosseau, author of “Ready to Be a Thought Leader?: How to Increase Your Influence, Impact, and Success”, will help you build your thought leadership blueprint to create a recognizable point of view, engage with followers, and leave a living legacy that matters.
Topics We’ll Cover

  • Why thought leadership matters today, more than ever
  • How to use thought leadership techniques to gain visibility for you, your team, and your ideas across your organization, industry or a cause you care about
  • Gain inspiration and best practices from the stories of others who have advanced their careers through thought leadership
  • Create a plan to become more ‘discoverable’ this year
  • Identify your niche – explore what you’d like to be known for!


Denise Brosseau is the Founder and CEO of Thought Leadership Lab, where she helps executives, professionals and civic leaders set a course for maximum impact in their fields. Denise is also a lecturer at Stanford Business School and the author of Ready to Be a Thought Leader?. Previously, she was the founding CEO of the Forum for Women Entrepreneurs (now Watermark) and co-founder of Springboard, the women’s start-up launchpad that has led to more than $7B in capital for women led businesses.

Denise is a frequent keynote speaker for companies (Google, Microsoft, KPMG) and conferences including the Grace Hopper Celebration. She received her BA from Wellesley College and her MBA from Stanford. She has been honored as a Champion of Change by the White House and as a Top 100 Women of Influence in Silicon Valley.