Niko Drakoulis

Niko Drakoulis

Founder and CEO

Niko founded SurePeople on the belief that people are the most important factor of success - that the quality of our companies, careers, and personal lives are determined by the quality of our relationships. Niko's ability to bring people together and create a strong culture is based on more than 25 years' experience as an accomplished executive leader, serial entrepreneur, and five-time patent holder. He is a member of the University of Illinois Entrepreneurship Hall of Fame. Prior to founding SurePeople, Niko was Chairman and CEO of Akoo International, named one of Advertising Age's "Best Places to Work."

1:15 pm - 1:45 pm
Coral DE

Navigating Team Leadership in a Disengaged World: How to Equip Leaders and Managers for Success

In an environment characterized by hybrid work, continuous disruption, and disengagement, organizations need to empower today’s leaders and mangers to enhance collaboration, improve engagement, and nurture cohesive, agile team environments. This session will examine new research and innovative approaches to onboarding, personalized development, and AI-driven coaching in the flow of work designed to increase leader and manager effectiveness and support high-performing teams.

•Niko Drakoulis, Founder and CEO, SurePeople
•Demetra Anagnostopoulos, Chief Success Officer, SurePeople

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