Speaker Bios



Kris Boesch

Kris Boesch is the CEO and Founder of Choose People, a company that transforms company cultures, increases employee happiness and boosts the bottom-line. The Choose People 360° Culture Audit is based on over 1000 hours of research conducted in collaboration with the Industrial Organizational Psychology Department at Colorado State University. She is also the author of Culture Works: How to Create Happiness in the Workplace. Prior to Choose People, Boesch was the CEO of Exodus Moving & Storage. Under her leadership, Exodus became the largest mover in Northern Colorado with a turnover rate nearly 40% less than the industry average and a bottom line twice that same average.


Janelle Bruland

Janelle Bruland is an entrepreneur, business leader and high-performance coach who inspires others to live highly engaged, impactful and successful lives.
Janelle is the Founder and Chief Executive Officer of MSNW, a facility management company which has grown under Janelle’s leadership into a successful regional enterprise, named one of the Fastest Growing Private Companies by both Inc. magazine and the Puget Sound Business Journal. Janelle has won numerous awards including SBA Washington Business Person of the Year and the Nellie Cashman Woman Business Owner of the Year.  She is Past President of Building Service Contractors Association (BSCAI), the largest international facilities trade organization. 

Joey Coleman

Joey Coleman helps companies keep their customers. An award-winning speaker, he works with organizations around the world ranging from small startups to major brands such as Deloitte, Hyatt Hotels, Zappos and Whirlpool. His First 100 Days® methodology fuels the remarkable experiences his clients deliver and dramatically improves their profits. His Wall Street Journal #2 best selling book, Never Lose a Customer Again, offers strategies and tactics for turning one-time purchasers into lifelong customers. When not speaking to audiences around the globe, Joey enjoys spending time with his amazing wife and two young sons in the mountains of Colorado.

Jill Davie

Jill Davie started with TEAM Software, leading provider of integrated financial, operations and workforce management software for building service contractors, in May 1998 after working at the company as an intern during college. Over the next two decades, she held various roles in sales and customer service, including senior vice president of client experience. After working with building service contractors of all sizes across North America, Davie is now using her deep industry knowledge, her focus on customers and her passion for TEAM’s people to serve as TEAM’s president. She earned her Bachelor of Science in business administration and marketing from Iowa State University.

R. Collie King, III

R. Collie King, III has amassed over 25 years of entrepreneurial experience in IT development, business management, and organizational leadership. His role in Kwantek, which he founded in 1999, is to provide an overall vision for the company, while challenging, simplifying, and streamlining operations to help the company achieve its goals. Collie is passionate about finding solutions to employee turnover and retention in industry verticals where new analytics are challenging traditional thinking. Prior to Kwantek, he successfully built a Regional Telecom Company followed by a National Internet Access Provider, which he sold in 1998 to IXC Communications (Austin, TX).