Zach Mullinax is a globally connected leader with extensive international business and talent management experience. In addition to his role with the World Press Institute, Zach is the founder of Creative Speakers Worldwide, which has been instrumental in guiding the careers of the worlds most sought out thought leaders, business executives, military generals, journalists, and politicians. Highlights include producing investigative reporter Bob Woodward’s worldwide public lecture events, as well as representing sold out engagements for criminal defense attorney Dean Strang & Jerry Buting (featured in Netflix’s “Making a Murderer”), retired DEA agents Steve Murphy & Javier Pena (whose life story was the basis for Netflix series “Narcos”), Michael Smerconish (CNN), Pete Souza (White House Photographer) and many others. Zach is passionate about his community and has served on multiple city boards, including the Minneapolis Capital Improvement Commission and the Minnesota Committee on Foreign Relations. Zach holds a BS from California Polytechnic San Luis Obispo and a Masters of Public Administration from the University of South Dakota. Zach lives in south Minneapolis with his family.