Henry Timms and Jeremy Heimans are the authors of the international best-selling book New Power: How Anyone Can Persuade, Mobilize and Succeed in our Chaotic, Connected Age which looks at how organizations and individuals how to build influence in a world transformed by digital mobilization. Together they offer a fresh lens and effective strategies for organizations of all types on how to spread ideas, build movements, and drive revenue.
New Power was featured as the Big Idea in Harvard Business Review and CNN called it one of the Top Ten Ideas to Change the World in 2015. The framework has been praised by Fortune 100 CEOs such as Walmart’s Doug Macmillon and Unilever’s Paul Polman. New Power was also named a best book of 2018 by the Financial Times, Bloomberg, Fortune, Inc and CNBC.
Henry Timms is the former President and CEO of the 92nd Street Y, and is currently the President and CEO of New York City’s iconic Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts. He serves as a Hauser Visiting Leader at Harvard Kennedy School, Visiting Fellow at Stanford University and has served as a member of the World Economic Forum’s Network of Global Agenda Councils. Jeremy Heimans is the co-founder and CEO of Purpose, a social impact agency that helps clients put purpose and participation at the core of what they do. His work has led him to be named one of Fast Company’s Most Creative People in Businessinformation in the world.