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Founder of Shadoka | Entrepreneur, Author, Speaker


Faisal Hoque

Faisal Hoque

Faisal Hoque

Founder of SHADOKA and other companies. Newest book "Survive to Thrive – 27 Practices of Resilient Entrepreneurs, Innovators, And Leaders" (Motivational Press, 2015).

Shadoka enables entrepreneurship, growth, & social impact. Formerly of GE, and other global brands. Author of “Everything Connects – How to Transform and Lead in the Age of Creativity, Innovation and Sustainability” (McGraw Hill, 2014), and other books.

Contributor to Fast Company, Business Insider, and the Huffington Post. I've also written for the Wall Street Journal, Business Week, Forbes, and Leadership Excellence, among others.

I am a devoted student of life, entrepreneurship, and humanity. I left my birth-land Bangladesh at the age of 17, and now call America my home. More about me at,, or at Twitter: @faisal_hoque.