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An Award-winning entrepreneur; soccer visionary and Super Bowl ad creator, Qiana Martin’s incredible journey will captivate your audience with inspirational takeaways to use in the classroom, boardroom and beyond.
An Award-winning entrepreneur; soccer visionary and Super Bowl ad creator, Qiana Martin’s journey of defying expectations has transported her from playing street soccer with guys in parks to traveling the world participating in the sport and helping global brands connect with soccer fans. Her unique expertise, innovative approaches and diverse cultural experiences have garnered features with Forbes, Inc, Fast Company, Men’s Health, Huffington Post, Our World with Black Enterprise and U.S. News & World Report.
Drawing from her exceptional record for landing game changing opportunities, Qiana’s inspired storytelling provides audiences with a fresh perspective on tackling diversity challenges, a mindset to maneuver everchanging business environments and the motivation to achieve championship level wins for their companies.
The British Airways Face of Opportunity Award recipient and former Fila model crafts her presentations to align with the strategies of your event. Working with your planning team to come up with novel ways that she can go the extra mile, Qiana strives to make sure her presence at your event is a memorable one for both attendees and sponsors. See why companies like S&P Global have benefited from her presentations.
Notable Engagements, Clients & Partnerships: S&P Global, United Nations, Microsoft, British Airways, Chelsea F.C., Kellogg’s NYC Café, Pizza Hut, Fila, Loacker, Vitamix, Bumble Bizz, WeWork, World Jewish Congress, Association of National Advertisers, TEDxGreenville, Georgia Tech, National Association for Leadership and Success, NY Code+ Design Academy and Montessori Model United Nations Conference
A Quarterback’s Playbook:
3 Leadership Tips from One Girl’s Super Bowl Journey
Ready to lead the charge with an engaged team of employees? Insourcing is a trend that is being adopted by large organizations as a way to tap the skills and talents of its current workforce.
In Qiana’s leadership program, she helps attendees learn how to achieve company goals by maximizing the passions, expertise and solutions that each staff member has to offer. This interactive keynote draws upon three strategies that she used to go from a humble, 6-year-old QB to the big stage as a producer, and featured QB, in Pizza Hut’s Big game commercial for the 2013 Super Bowl.
Decision makers will leave motivated to reposition their teams and encourage employee contribution in ways that will offer exciting possibilities for your company.
For decision makers who want to achieve championship level wins for their companies.
Wake Up to Change:
What Switching 100 Beds Teaches You About Innovation
According to Heraclitus, “The only constant thing in life is change.” And with each day, organizations are having to adjust to new realities.
The current job market is driven by candidates. The coexistence of workers and AI is quickly approaching and 94% of employees are stressed out at work.
Qiana's Wake Up to Change presentation will embolden participants with a mindset to maneuver the constantly shifting, business landscape. Drawing upon her adventures utilizing shared economy and on demand accommodation apps daily for 100+ bookings within a 2-year period in New York City, professionals will leave poised to seek out and embrace new approaches and novel developments.
For professionals who to aim to be leading edge contributors to their organizations and industries.
How to Create Inclusiveness with a George Washington Carver Mindset
With a growing number of global brands requiring business partners to make gender and racial diversity a priority, leveling the playing field for minorities will continue to shape hiring, pipeline and pay objectives in organizations.
Qiana’s diversity program will introduce champions of inclusion to George Washington Carver’s approach to problem solving. Having used his method to accomplish everything from winning a British Airways Face of Opportunity Award to producing a portion of Pizza Hut’s Big Game Super Bowl commercial, she will weave in personal examples partnering with brands to highlight each element of the esteemed inventor’s ideology.
Attendees will be energized with a fresh perspective on tackling the diversity challenges that are found within their companies.
For stakeholders who want to promote acceptance and respect within their organizations.
MONTESSORI MODEL UNITED NATIONS CONFERENCE
Tailored to the parents and teachers of Montessori Model United Nations’ participants, Qiana delivered a keynote address that highlighted ways attendees can support their students’ dreams of being catalysts for global change. It received this glowing review from the organizing committee via Instagram, “Thank you @qiana_soccer for a great parent and teacher session! We look forward to working with you soon!”
TEDX TALK: EMBRACE THE UNIVERSAL LANGUAGE OF SOCCER
Based on her journey from playing with expats in a Los Angeles park to an all-female soccer club in Rio de Janeiro, Qiana shares her belief that soccer is the universal language of sport, and it can be used as an effective tool for bridging communities at home and around the world. You can learn more about her big idea here:
NATIONAL SOCIETY OF LEADERSHIP & SUCCESS
With a membership of more than 70,000 students, college staff and faculty members, Qiana delivered an audio pep talk to the group entitled, “It’s Not the Workout, But the Intensity.” Her motivational speech focused on how listeners could harness the power of enthusiasm to propel them in the direction of their goals.