Evan has delivered training and keynote programs for the last ten years on topics including negotiation, customer experience, technology, and marketing. He has spoken at a wide range of events ranging from the trend-setting South by Southwest conference to a national forum at the Library of Congress. As a result of publishing two highly respected books and his wide range of experience, Evan has appeared in major news outlets including The New York Times, CBS Sunday Morning, NPR’s Fresh Air, The Atlantic, and Popular Science.
Evan brings a unique perspective to his negotiation training due to his career spanning roles in user experience design, marketing, and product management, in addition to corporate trainer. Evan has contributed to the success of leading agencies and technology companies, including IBM, Ketchum, and ChannelAdvisor. Evan has worked with clients across many sectors including professional services (AICPA, American Bankers Association, PwC, American Bar Association), technology (IBM, Citrix, SXSW), and marketing (American Marketing Association, Spectrum Reach).
Evan has delivered programs in the United States, the United Kingdom, and Canada.
Education and Community Involvement
Evan holds B.S. and M.S. degrees in Information Science from UNC-Chapel Hill, where he now serves as an adjunct professor. He’s a member of the National Speakers Association, Meeting Professionals International, and the American Marketing Association, who named him National Volunteer of the Year in 2017. Evan lives in Raleigh, N.C.