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Pierre C. Quinn

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Courageous Leadership

Emerging Leaders

Leading Tomorrow's Workforce


We Need to Talk: Secrets to Leading the Team Inside Your Head

The More Things Change: Reflections on Leading the Workforce of Tomorrow

Leading While Scared: How to Activate the Courage to Keep Going

Elevate Your Leadership: 7 Critical Questions Leaders Should Ask Themselves

Keynote & Workshop Topics

Video Experience




So what’s it like to hear from Pierre? Here’s what one of his clients had to say:

“At our conference, he surpassed even my grand expectations for the keynote! We wanted someone who would present a powerful message and engage our audience. He delivered that and more! All of our attendees kept asking: “When can we book Pierre next for our conference?”


Pierre Quinn serves as principal of The Cardell Group, a leadership development and consulting firm focused on empowering others to better lead themselves, their teams, and their organizations. Pierre’s experience teaching college business, interpersonal, and human communication courses set the foundation for him to motivate, challenge, and inspire leaders worldwide. As a gifted communicator and engaging storyteller, the most frequently asked by his client's post-presentation is, “When can Pierre come back?”


Pierre holds graduate degre in communication and theology from Andrews University. He also holds a certificate in executive leadership from Howard University and a certificate in Principled-Centered Management from The Focus Leadership Institute. As a faculty orchestrator for Duke Corporate Education he has facilitated leadership programs in the US, Canada, Asia, and the GCC.


Pierre is the author of two books on leadership: Leading While Green: How Emerging Leaders Can Ripen Into Effective Leaders and Leading While Scared: How To Find The Courage To Keep Going. In 2023, Pierre was named one of Global Guru’s Top 30 leadership professionals.


"We had the highest attendance ever with Pierre, and everyone walked away with such valuable insights. Pierre is an amazing speaker, leader, and teacher, and I would highly recommend having him speak or teach your group."

Brad G., Stryker

“I've been a fan of Pierre's work for a few years now and am proud to call him a friend. Pierre presented a remarkable plenary session for the University of North Carolina System's advancement officers across the state and just WOWed them. He's a wonderfully bright star in leadership speaking.”

Tim M.

University of North Carolina System

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