Mick Simonelli is a keynote speaker and independent consultant with 25 years experience in transformation and change. Focusing on developing thought leadership on innovation in large organizations, Mick packaged his practical approach to form his own organization and guide client organizations toward ground breaking, revenue-generating innovation initiatives. Prior to Simonelli Innovation, Mick served as the senior innovation executive for USAA, where he built and drove the enterprise-wide innovation program to world class status. During his tenure, USAA received numerous awards and accolades including InfoWeek 500's most innovative, BusinessWeek's #1 customer service, and peoples choice awards. Before that, Mick served as a lead innovator in multiple positions within the Department of Defense.