Chris Brady

Chris Brady is founder, CEO, and Creative Director of LIFE Leadership. He also serves as the Executive Publisher of Obstaclés Press and is a New York Times bestselling author, speaker, humorist, and businessman. Chris has sold over a million copies of his books in 6 different languages.

Major Accomplishments:

Just recently, Chris was named the #2 Humorist to Follow on Twitter.

He also made the Likeable Local's Top 150 Great Marketers to Follow in 2015.

Chris was named one of the The Modern Servant Leader’s Top Leadership Experts to Follow in 2015.

Also in 2015 he made the list for The Top 20 Most Followed Leadership Gurus on Twitter!

In May of 2014, Chris was ranked number 39 on Inc. magazine’s Top 50 Leadership and Management Experts .

Chris is also listed among the Top 100 Authors to Follow on Twitter (@RascalTweets).

In 2010, he received the Kettering/GMI Alumni Association Entrepreneurial Achievement Award.

His blog has been chosen by Online Masters Degree Programs for a Masters Award in Leadership, selected as a Top Management Resource for 2012, and listed in the Top 150 Management and Leadership Blogs.

Major Publications:

Launching a Leadership Revolution (coauthored with Orrin Woodward)

Leadership Lessons from the Age of Fighting Sail

PAiLS , A Month of Italy (2013 Gold ADDY winner featured in the movie A Long Way Off)

Rascal (Gold Medal winner in the 2013 Living Now Evergreen Book Awards)

EDGE (co-authored with Orrin Woodward)

Leadership and Liberty (co-authored with Orrin Woodward)

Leadership: Tidbits and Treasures (co-authored with Orrin Woodward)

LIFE (co-authored with Orrin Woodward)

Interesting Facts About Chris: He has one of the world’s most unique résumés, including experience with a live bug in his ear, walking through a paned glass window, chickening out from the high dive in elementary school, destroying the class ant farm in third grade, losing a spelling bee on the word use, jackhammering his foot, and more recently, sinking his snowmobile in a lake.

Education: He earned his bachelor of science degree in mechanical engineering at Kettering University and his master of science degree in manufacturing engineering from Carnegie Mellon University as a General Motors Fellow. And he completed his master’s thesis work at Toyohashi University in Japan.

Charitable Focus: Chris is a founder and Vice President of All Grace Outreach the 501(c)(3) charitable nonprofit organization, which focuses on spreading the gospel of Jesus Christ throughout the world and helping abused, abandoned, and distressed women and children.

Family: Chris and his wife Terri have four children and live in North Carolina where his son might have him beat in practical joking.

Hobbies and Interests: Chris is an avid motorized adventurer, world traveler, private pilot, community builder, soccer fan, Christian, historian, and dad.

If you can’t find Chris speaking to a live audience, in his office writing his books, perusing through a bookstore, playing with his children, cheering on the sideline of a soccer pitch, roaming the hills of Tuscany, or having fun out on the lake, try looking in the following online locations:

Chris Brady
LIFE Youtube Account LIFE Google Account LIFE Twitter Account LIFE Facebook Account LIFE Instagram Account LIFE Pinterest Account