Innovation & Strategy
Facilitator • Moderator • Corporate Innovation
Kyle facilitates the world’s breakthroughs, having collectively facilitated, advised, and trained the senior leaders of 120+ Fortune 500 companies across multiple countries and industries.
Kyle is Founder and Chief Exponential Officer of Be Courageous, the global growth platform helping leaders and their organizations master their exponential future today through courageous breakthroughs in culture transformation, enterprise strategy, insight-led innovation, design science, and impactful organizational engagement.
Kyle has held the positions of Partner at Lippincott/Oliver Wyman; Senior Director of Innovation Capacity and Organizational Effectiveness at GAP Inc. (across a portfolio of six global brands); Senior Director of Employee Experience at Old Navy; and Principal of Synecticsworld, the premier global innovation consultancy.
Kyle holds a BA in Marketing and Design from the Cape Peninsula University of Technology in South Africa, is a certified master practitioner of NLP in both North America and Europe, and a certified master facilitator and master practitioner of TRIZ problem-solving patent methodology.
“My purpose is to breakthrough impossible. My mission is to positively shape the thinking and actions of the world through courageous action. I believe when we tap into our inner courage anything can be achieved.”- Kyle Hermans
To bring about exponential change, you will get what you accept. At this moment, there are four choices of future ahead of you: The one you chase. The one you defend. The one you improve. The one you create. Your exponential journey and its outcome will be vastly different depending on the one you accept. Which one will you choose?