Tuesday, August 25, 2015

Jeff Dalton Selected as Keynote Speaker at the Business Agility Conference

Performance Innovator to Reveal “12 Questions Wildly Successful Companies Answer Every Day”

DETROIT, MI, August 25, 2015 – Broadsword Solutions Corporation (Broadsword) announced today that the firm’s President, Jeff Dalton, has been selected as Keynote Speaker at the Business Agility Conference on September 23-25, 2015. The Business Agility Conference, hosted by Geri Winters of Wyyzzk, Inc., is designed for business leaders, founders and principals of companies, as well as leaders of business units who are seeking innovative ways to grow. The event takes place at the Austin Marriott South in Austin, TX.

“The goal is to help people get across the problem areas that often stymie growing businesses,” said Geri Winters. “Experts like our Keynote Speaker, Jeff Dalton, will help business leaders discover new ways to get to a larger size and take advantage of their success, without losing what was great about being smaller.”

Jeff Dalton is President of Broadsword, a performance innovation company that uses agile methods for incremental and iterative process improvement designed to eliminate the process debt that demoralizes teams and destroys any potential productivity gains. As an agile pioneer in the CMMI world, as well as a Lead Appraiser, Scrum Master, CMMI consultant and author, Jeff will share valuable strategies for achieving personal and organizational greatness with his keynote presentation, “12 Questions Wildly Successful Companies Answer Every Day.”

“I’m looking forward to sharing some ideas on how agility and agile techniques can help companies thrive by having them explore the answers to twelve very important questions about business success,” said Jeff Dalton.

Business professionals interested in attending the Conference are invited to register for the event at http://www.thefluidagile.com/BusinessAgilityConference/index.php. Those who sign up now through August 31st (or until the event sells out) may use the 15% discount code: HUSH2015.


Jeff Dalton is President of Broadsword, a different kind of performance innovation firm that helps engineering and software organizations get better at what they are already doing. He is a Certified Lead Appraiser, CMMI Instructor, ScrumMaster and author of “agileCMMI,” Broadsword’s leading methodology for incremental and iterative process improvement.

Jeff has been the Keynote Speaker at numerous conferences including the International Software and Engineering Conference in Lima, Peru, the PMI Great Lakes 2013 Symposium, the 2014 QUEST Conference and Expo, the SEPG Conference 2014, and the CMMI Global Congress 2015. Jeff served as the Chairman of the Partner Advisory Board at the Software Engineering Institute (SEI) and CMMI Institute, has been president of Great Lakes Software Process Improvement Network, and is a recipient of the prestigious Software Engineering Institute’s SEI Member Award for Outstanding Representative for his work uniting the Agile and CMMI communities through his popular blog “Ask the CMMI Appraiser.” He holds degrees in Music and Computer Science and builds experimental airplanes in his spare time.


Jeff Dalton, President, Broadsword