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About Barton Goldenberg

Why Book Barton?

Since 1985, Barton Goldenberg has been bringing compelling thought-leadership keynote presentations to business audiences across the US and around the world. Bring his voice and expertise to your audience, whether for a board meeting or events for senior executives, sales/marketing/customer-service personnel, or customers. All topics are customized to your audience/agenda and key messaging.

Barton’s groundbreaking work in the areas of digital strategy and customer engagement has become increasingly crucial during COVID-19 recovery period, especially his applications of Artificial Intelligence, Digital Transformation, and Digital Communities. Barton has applied his wealth of knowledge and thought-leadership to clients such as:
Chase Bank, ExxonMobil, Jaguar Land Rover, Johnson Controls, Kraft Heinz, Marriott, Nike, Schlumberger, T. Rowe Price, U.S. Department of Defense, Zumba Fitness and many more.

 Engaging Presenter

Barton has delivered keynotes for over thirty-five years, earning him an international reputation as a dynamic speaker whose insightful observations and story-telling challenge audiences and keep them on the edge of their seats. When Barton speaks at an event, his audience leave feeling both entertained and enlightened. His real-world case studies and humorous style have distinguished him as an engaging presenter at events including the Gartner 360 Customer Summit, Dreamforce, Microsoft, CRM Evolution, Acxiom, and many others. He partners closely with clients throughout their event to ensure resounding success.



Barton is founder and President of ISM Inc., where, since 1985, he has designed and implemented customer-centric strategies in the areas of sales, marketing and customer service. His extensive work in these areas led him to his selection as one of the first three inductees in the CRM Hall of Fame (2003), and is detailed in his three best seller business books, countless articles, and hundreds of keynote speeches.

Barton holds a B.Sc. (Economics) degree with honors from the Wharton School of Business, and an M.Sc. (Economics) degree from the London School of Economics.  He served as Rotary District Governor from 2019-2020. He was honored with the ‘Humanitarian of the Year’ award in 2019. He lives in Chevy Chase, Maryland with his wife and two young adults.

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