After growing his last company, Binary Tree, to over 200 employees across twelve countries and successfully selling to a 4-billion-dollar competitor, Steven Pivnik realized that his entrepreneurial journey and endurance sports feats were poetically intertwined in ways he never expected.

Whether striving towards a successful exit, training for an IRONMAN triathlon, or embarking on a summit expedition, Steven reveals the secrets to mastering the mindset to conquer any mountain – personal or professional, big or small – we are all built to finish.

Please welcome to the stage…Steven Pivnik!

Written Bio

Steven Pivnik is an international keynote speaker, best-selling author, business advisor, and serial entrepreneur specializing in the Information Technology market. He grew his last company, Binary Tree, to over 200 employees across twelve countries before a successful exit to a 4-billion-dollar competitor, Quest Software. As a trusted business advisor, Steven partners with leaders on how to achieve similar business success and perseverance in their entrepreneurial journey.

Steven’s endurance sports experience gives him an unparalleled perspective on what it takes to overcome challenges and achieve remarkable success. He has competed in the IRONMAN World Championship, numerous ultra marathons and is on his way to summit the tallest peaks on each continent. His blend of practical business advice and inspirational storytelling leaves audiences energized and motivated to go the distance in business and in life.

Keynote Description

Built to Finish: How to Go the Distance in Business and in Life

Entrepreneurs pour everything into building their businesses and want to get paid for all their blood, sweat, and tears via a successful exit or investor recapitalization. But when you’re neck deep in the challenges of scaling and optimizing your business, it’s easy to lose sight of the finish line.

As someone who experienced the ups and downs of building a successful company and eventually selling it, Steven Pivnik understands the challenges business leaders face with staying the course.

In this inspirational and motivational keynote, Steven authentically shares his remarkable journey as an entrepreneur and endurance sport athlete – highlighting the unexpected connections between the two. Through captivating storytelling and practical insights, Steven empowers audiences to embrace the mindset and strategies necessary to conquer any mountain.

With Steven as a trusted guide, audiences are inspired to transform their perspectives on success and endurance – discovering what it means to be “built to finish.”