CIPS CONNECTIONSPODCAST/VIDEO INTERVIEWS by STEPHEN IBARAKI
Stephen Hecht: Co-founder and Chief Executive Peacemaker of Million Peacemakers
This week, Stephen Ibaraki has an exclusive interview with Stephen Hecht.
Stephen Hecht is co-founder and Chief Executive Peacemaker of Million Peacemakers. Stephen brings over 30 years of personal and business experience to the field of conflict resolution and is co-author of the bestseller, "Nonflict: The Art of Everyday Peacemaking".
Million Peacemakers is a non-profit organization which empowers people to transform conflict to Nonflict. Over 145,000 people around the world were trained in the first four years with a focus on youth, families and businesses.
Winner of the Canada Award for Business Excellence and the YMCA Peace Medal, Stephen served YPO (Young President's Organization) leadership at Chapter, Regional and International levels with a focus on education. He is currently co-chair of YPO Innovation Week's event in Canada and is the incoming Vice Chair of the Peace Action Network.
The Vatican invited Stephen to speak to religious leaders on how to use Nonflict to make an impact on the UN SDG's. He was invited back to address the working group advising the Pope on peace and non-violence.
Stephen has an MBA from Ivey Business School, Western University, Canada and a B. Comm. from McGill.
Married to Naomi, Stephen has 4 adult children, 3 step-children.
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