Jan Rutherford entered the U.S. Army at age 17 (weighing 114 pounds), and spent six years in Special Forces as a Green Beret medic and “A” team executive officer, and three years as a military intelligence officer. Jan has over 25 years of business experience and has held executive roles in business development, marketing, sales, training, product management, and as a CEO. He is the founder of Self-Reliant Leadership, LLC, leads Crucible expeditions with executives and transitioning military veterans, and is the author of “The Littlest Green Beret: On Self-Reliant Leadership.” As a professional speaker, Jan was recognized as one of “The Top 100 Leadership Speakers for 2018” in Inc., and was a TEDx speaker. Jan also serves on numerous boards, and invests time with select DOD units and veteran organizations. He is also the co-host of The Leadership Podcast.
Check out his session: What I’ve Learned from 16 Expeditions with Executives & Special Operations Veterans (Tuesday, Sept. 15th at 3:25 p.m. ET.)