Aaron Proietti is an author of the upcoming book Today’s Innovator (Jan-2019, Motivational Press). With seventeen years of relevant experience, Aaron is an innovation expert who views innovation as a competency rather than an outcome. As Head of Marketing Innovation for Transamerica ($18B Fortune 200 company), Aaron built and staffed a cutting-edge R&D team tasked with building future customer experiences to tie back into the core business. As Chief Innovation Officer, he built and led Transamerica Life & Protection’s Insights & Innovation department. Aaron has spoken at numerous conferences on topics such as innovation strategy, innovation leadership, culture change, collaboration, and exponential technologies. He is a leadership coach and strategic meeting facilitator, specializing in building innovation competency. Aaron is a regular writing contributor to InnovationLeader.com and Insurance Thought Leadership.