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#249: Amilya Antonetti – CEO of Designing Genius

Feb 2023
#249: Amilya Antonetti – CEO of Designing Genius

Every week, as part of my Inspiring Leadership with Jonathan Bowman-Perks podcast series, I speak with a different guest who offers their insightful wisdom about all things leadership. This series is aimed at inspiring leaders, whatever level you are at. Whether you are starting out in your career, whether you are in a middle-ranking role, or whether you are a CEO or Chairman of a board – there is always something you can learn. This series provides you with the skills, stories, tips and techniques which you can pass on to those you lead, and your teams. This week’s guest is inspiring leader, and One of the most sought after Human Behaviour & Strategic Advisor experts in the world, Amilya Antonetti.

Amilya Antonetti has appeared as a regular business and behavior expert on The Oprah Winfrey Show, Steve Harvey Show & Dr. Phil. She has built or advised on over $2 Billion in sales with high profile clients such as Steve Harvey, Mike Tyson, Listerine Strips, Sharper Image, Cold Stone Creamery, George Foreman & more.

Her “in the trenches’ experience developing people, deep knowledge in building the value drivers in business & her Designing Genius systems, programs & “behavioural toolbox” makes her a leading expert on “people problems”. Her fierce work ethic and ability to immediately have impact make her an invaluable asset. Her tools that address the remote worker and leaders who want to succeed in today’s fast, competitive & “people first”landscape.

Amilya’s work has earned her global respect & numerous awards;
The Women’s Economic Forum-”Women of the Decade 2019 Award”
Wells Fargo-“Fastest Under Forty”
”Best Places to Work” (3 time winner)
The Kauffman Foundation -Entrepreneur Award
Grown 7 clients onto Inc’s. 500 list
Nominated twice to Ernst & Young’s “Entrepreneur of The Year”.
Featured in People Magazine, Time, Forbes, Inc., Smart Money, and Entrepreneur and named in “The 55 people you must meet” by Jack Canfield.

As the CEO and Creator of Designing Genius, a powerful training platform that changes the paradigm on how companies, opportunities and our greatest asset “THE PEOPLE” come together in todays Gig Economy.

With highly skilled behavioral and business teams we champion the “People Plan” development that amplifies a companies strategic business planning initiatives. We solve Hiring, Retaining & Mentoring Genius for individuals within the organization. Our behavior executives add exponential value throughout any company. Without the ability to attract and develop people there is no business.

Amilya’s on the ground experience in leading more than 53,000 employees from around the globe throughout her career combined with her ability to drive value throughout companies to increase valuations, facilitate M&A and exit to some of the biggest market makers in the world.

Designing Genius serves individuals, teams, corporations, families, education and industries alike. By bringing “People Tools” to solve “People Problems” with quick, easy and transformational behavior modification techniques, games, workshops and development. Our Designing Genius Behavior Officers unite together for people, purpose and companies for a synergistic and healthier way of living.

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