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Official Biography

With three hard syllables, Joseph’s name could be challenging to the even most daring of phonics teachers. Here is a fun guide to make it easy to pronounce his name. With

Pra-bha-kar

‘Pra’ as pronounced the same way as ‘Pra’tt (as in Chris Pratt)
‘bha’ is pronounced the same way as ‘ba’rk (as in the bark of a tree)
‘kar’ is pronounced the same way as ‘kar’ate (as in the martial art karate)
See that wasn’t difficult. Right?

Short version

Joseph is a thought leader in the innovation domain and uses that expertise to motivate his audience to think of breakthrough ideas in their industries. His experience in the Silicon Valley spans across multiple domains and industries. From automobiles to healthcare, from real estate to payments Joseph has experience consulting and working for Fortune 50 companies across corporate America. With an experience spanning over two decades, Joseph has advised companies both during up and downturns.
Joseph’s speeches are a reflection of his senior executive experience from the Silicon Valley. Consummate storyteller and thought leader, Joseph’s speaks to entertain, engage and educate the audience while encouraging them to think completely outside the boxes presented by the industries they come from.

Long version

Joseph is a thought leader in the innovation domain and uses that expertise to motivate his audience to think of breakthrough ideas in their industries. His experience in the Silicon Valley spans across multiple domains and industries. From automobiles to healthcare, from real estate to payments Joseph has experience consulting and working for Fortune 50 companies across corporate America. With an experience spanning over two decades, Joseph has advised companies both during up and downturns.
Strategy and Execution have been the two defining pillars of Joseph’s two decades of industry experience. With executive leadership positions in Silicon Valley companies, Joseph is keenly aware of what it takes to build winning teams and companies.
Integrating startups with legacy corporations, running technology operations for the world’s largest payment processor, building a nationwide franchise organization have given Joseph the breadth and depth required of any executive.
As a passionate student of the theater and communication, Joseph has sought deep skills in the areas of non-verbal communication skills and storytelling. Consummate storyteller and thought leader, Joseph’s speaks to entertain, engage and educate the audience while encouraging them to think completely outside the boxes presented by the industries they come from.
Joseph lives with his wife and two boys in the Silicon Valley. While not speaking or preparing for one, Joseph likes to collect plants of the Zamiaceae family, cook for his family and read “like crazy”.