Club Founder is Gerald “Solutionman” Haman who has over 20 years of experience in developing results-focused innovation tools. He has personally sought advice from all of the tool Club recommenders. Haman is founding partner of SolutionPeople, developer of the Thinkubator in Chicago, and serves as an adjunct professor of innovation at Northwestern University. Formerly with Procter & Gamble and Arthur Andersen, he is the award-winning inventor of the KnowBrainer innovation tool that has proven to increase creativity by over 500%. Haman set world brainstorming records by facilitating 8,000 people in a Thinkathon™ to generate 454,000 ideas in 60 minutes at the Singapore stadium.
He also created the world’s first innovative thinking program for the iPod (the PodBrainer) and developed a model for Continuous Innovation™ that is being utilized around the world. He has been profiled in 50 major news publications including FAST Company, The New York Times, Newsweek Japan and Investor’s Business Daily. Over 100,000 people in 26 countries have benefited from Solutionman’s innovation tools.