Roger Firestien, Ph.D., has been described as “the gold standard of creativity training.” Roger is an associate professor at the ICSC and President of Innovation Resources, Inc. He is the author of more than 70 articles, books, audio, and video programs published in both popular and professional press. His work can also be found in Entrepreneur, Training, Success, Successful Meetings, and Self magazine. As a speaker and seminar leader, Roger has designed and presented programs in creative problem solving to thousands of people in audiences throughout the United States, Europe, and South Africa. Some of his clients include: Clorox, S. C. Johnson, G. E. Capital, Mazda Motor Manufacturing, TRW, and the United States Department of the Treasury. Roger holds a Ph.D. in Communication from the State University of New York at Buffalo and an M.S. in Creativity from Buffalo State, State University of New York.