Derek Dickow connects people with opportunity.
Derek is a world-class networker known for facilitating high-potential introductions. He is a passionate fundraiser, who has raised millions of dollars for people, projects, political campaigns, and charities he’s passionate about.
Today, Derek serves as a keynote speaker and executive coach who supports first-class events and consults with best-in-class people and organizations. Executive coaching clients include elected leaders, CEOs and some of the most innovative thinkers.
Derek is a highly sought-after professional keynote speaker, sharing his expertise on power connections and his “5 Pillars of Purpose-Driven Networking.” A proud member of the National Speaker Association, Board of Directors of the Small Business Association of Michigan, Derek also serves on the Leaders for Kids Board of The Children’s Foundation and has been honored with many business and leadership awards.
While he is based in Southeast Michigan, Derek’s connections and engagements take him all around the country. Whether he’s speaking in Detroit or Miami, he always strikes a chord with his audience. Derek’s local accolades include being recognized as part of Oakland County Executive’s Elite 40 Under 40 and DBusiness Magazine’s 30 in Their Thirties.