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David Sturt

David Sturt

Title: Executive Vice President, Institute and Marketing

Company: O.C. Tanner

Location: Salt Lake City, Utah

Educational Background:

MBA, Strategy & Marketing emphasis, BYU, 1992
BS, HR Training and Development, BYU, 1988

Huntsman School Interactions:

Leadership Forum Series Speaker - March 16, 2018


In addition to his role as our Executive Vice President of Marketing and Business Development, David Sturt is the author of the New York Times bestseller, “Great Work: How To Make A Difference People Love.” He has been a leading innovator in the industry, helping to pioneer the first-ever web-based recognition programs, and leading how the world's top organizations think about accomplishing and appreciating great work. With a bachelor’s degree in human resources and an MBA focused on strategy and marketing, along with experience as the Vice President of Product Development and Technology at and over 18 years at O.C. Tanner, David is uniquely qualified to lead out on our marketing and business development efforts. He frequently consults with Fortune 500 leaders and speaks to audiences worldwide. He has been interviewed by the Wall Street Journal, MSNBC, Human Capital, and is a regular contributor to


Focused Fridays Leadership Forum, OC Tanner Day - March 16, 2018