Shane Feldman – Founder & CEO of Count Me In

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Shane Feldman helps audiences activate the leader within and connect more authentically with colleagues and customers to see greater engagement, satisfaction, and retention.

As the Founder & CEO of Count Me In, a social entrepreneurship incubator inspiring the next generation of community minded leaders, Shane has been recognized by The White House, Prime Minister of Canada, and United Nations for his achievements in community leadership.

Shane Feldman Keynote Speaker

About Shane

Shane Feldman believes community is the answer to every question, and the solution to every problem.

Recognized by The White House, Prime Minister of Canada, and United Nations for his achievements in community leadership, Shane Feldman helps leading brands optimize team culture, leadership, engagement and retention.

Shane is the founder of COUNT ME IN, the world-renowned social entrepreneurship incubator and community of 10.2M people across 104 countries.

Started as a small project out of Shane’s high school locker, over the past 13 years COUNT ME IN has launched more than 30,000 ventures worldwide, contributing a value of over $2.6 billion to the global economy through service.

Having researched community leadership and human behavior in 28 countries across 5 continents, Shane has uncovered universal strategies that make teams click and businesses thrive.

His inspiring sessions offer key insights, equipping corporate audiences with the tools they need to build trust and empower human connection at every touchpoint, allowing individuals and teams to connect more authentically and perform at their highest levels.

Shane has been featured by Larry King, Dr. Oz, Forbes, People Magazine, and he is the subject of a documentary TV series from A&E.

He has worked with some of the world’s most dynamic companies including Google, Microsoft, and Disney.

Future-Proof Passport: Driving Connection and Collaboration in This New World

In today’s unpredictable landscape, collaboration is your competitive edge.

In this empowering, forward-looking talk, Shane Feldman goes beyond the hype and speculation to reveal a fundamental truth — in this new world of work, community and relationships are what will set you apart.

Having researched community leadership and human behavior across 30 countries and five continents, Feldman brings audiences on a journey around the world, sharing lessons learned from global leaders.

He decodes how to empower human connection, future-proof any organization, and optimize people, planet, and profit through real-world examples and clear strategies that can be applied right away.

Audiences are left re-focused, re-connected, and ready to elevate their impact.

This is a customizable presentation that can be designed to meet your unique goals. Key takeaways often include how to:

  • Build stronger relationships with anyone, anywhere.
  • Build teams that will thrive through change and uncertainty.
  • Uncover the why behind the work, promoting authenticity.
  • Uncover a sustainable growth mindset.

Leadership Passport: Attracting, Empowering and Retaining a High-Performing Team

In this captivating and actionable talk, Shane reveals how to cultivate a work environment centered around community, that enables individuals and teams to perform at their highest levels.

Shifting common misconceptions surrounding organizational culture, Shane breaks down how to foster an inclusive work environment where teams are inspired to innovate, think creatively, and collaborate.

From his knowledge of community leadership and human behavior in over 20 countries, Shane uses engaging stories of remote African villages, bustling Asian cities and quaint European towns, to demonstrates simple shifts to become a stronger, more inclusive leader.

Key takeaways include:

  • What it looks like to be a true community builder and to lead with authenticity
  • The difference between culture and community, and what it takes to foster unity and collaboration at all levels
  • One simple shift to ensure every voice feels valued and heard
  • Building loyalty and engagement among employees to boost performance
  • Empowering a courageous entrepreneurial mindset
  • New and effective ways of working across all levels of an organization, regardless of your role

Relationship Passport: Inspiring and Retaining Loyal Customers

In today’s digital landscape, attention is the new economy.

Organizations who rise above the noise do so through authentic relationships and community building.

In this talk, Shane bridges the gap between technology and relationships, giving audiences the tools to inspire customers and increase loyalty and retention.

Through his firsthand experiences travelling the world and spearheading Count Me In, Shane has uncovered the universal framework that allows certain organizations to build a community of customers who are also raving fans, followers and advocates.

Break out of the constraints of old models, and learn how to use tech as an advantage to making customers an integral part of your company’s community and story.

Key takeaways include:

  • Make customers a part of your company’s story in a way that inspires and empowers
  • Put customers at the center of your company’s community by implementing pathways for them to connect in authentic ways
  • Embrace social media as an asset for growth
  • Build genuine relationships and connections with customers that transcend evolving tech and trends


After interviewing several speakers, it was clear Shane Feldman was the best choice for our T-Mobile leaders event! Shane’s experience as it relates to community and leadership perfectly aligned with our organization’s values.
Shane embraced T-Mobile’s Values in Action, weaving them into his presentation, and even wore our T-Mobile gear! Shane completely “T-Mobilized” his keynote – it was beyond impressive!
He was genuinely invested in our program and received outstanding reviews from our participants.
Shane knows how to capture the attention of an audience, he is knowledgeable, energetic, relatable, and inspiring. We would recommend Shane to any organization looking for a moving, memorable, and inspirational keynote with actionable takeaways. Thank you.

Senior Program Manager, T-Mobile