About Jack Carew

Author - You'll Never Get No For An Answer; The Mentor, 15 Keys to Success in Sales, Business, and Life
(New York Times, Wall Street Journal, and USA Today Bestseller)

Trained by the demanding taskmasters of New York City's garment district, Jack Carew is hailed among the most dynamic international speakers on the subject of sales and business leadership. He has helped tens of thousands of people reach their true potentials. Jack's career philosophy on the subject of human effectiveness can be applied to any field of endeavor from pilot to priest, teacher to traffic cop-in or out of business.

In 1976 Jack Carew founded Carew International, which has become a global sales and leadership training company. Some of the worldwide organizations benefiting from Jack's human effectiveness strategies include:

  • Aesculap Inc.
  • Anglo American (UK)
  • Bunzl Corporation (US, UK)
  • Coca-Cola (worldwide)
  • FEFCO (European Federation of Corrugated Board Manufacturers
  • Harcourt Publishing
  • Harvard University
  • IFTDO (International Federation of Training and Development Organisations, Ltd.) Brazil
  • INDEVCO (Beirut, Lebanon)
  • International Paper
  • John Deere
  • McGraw Hill Publishing
  • Moody's Investors Service
  • Movado
  • National Paper Products Company (Saudi Arabia)
  • Nestle
  • New York University
  • Schering-Plough
  • Scholastic Corporation
  • Siemens
  • Sprint/Nextel
  • Stamford University
  • Temple University
  • Tenneco
  • Toyota
  • Turner Corporation
  • Unipac (Beirut, Lebanon)
  • US Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD)
  • United States Marine Corps
  • Weyerhaeuser Corporation
  • Xavier University

Jack has appeared as a guest on over 120 television programs including CNBC Business News, CNN News, ABC, CBS, NBC, and STAR India, sharing his expertise in leadership effectiveness and teamwork.

A graduate of New York's St. John's University and the US Marine Corps Command and Staff College, Jack holds a Master's Degree in Human Resource Development, as well as an honorary Doctor of Commercial Science degree. Jack served with distinction in the US Marine Corps, achieving the rank of Lieutenant Colonel, functioning in his last five years as Special Assistant to the Commandant for Leadership Studies. Jack is a member of the St. John's University Board of Governors and the Athletic Hall of Fame, and recipient of the University Associates Award for Outstanding Contribution to the Field of Human Resources Development. Recently appointed to the Ave Maria University Board of Regents, Jack is a world-renowned business leader and speaker with a passion for developing human effectiveness and producing bottom-line results.

Jack and his wife Barbara reside in Cincinnati, Ohio, and Naples, Florida. They have three children-Sean, Patricia, and Kieran-and seven grandchildren.

JACK... makes the difference

Jack Carew recognizes the importance of delivering a message that is custom designed for the specific needs of your industry, organization, association, or enterprise. His intensely dynamic presentations address the unique concerns that are vitally important to people in your organization. To each appearance Jack brings his vast experience in sales and leadership; his thorough understanding of the underlying dynamics in a wide range of industries; and his complete comprehension of the challenges faced by foremost leaders of the business world.

In national sales meetings, awards programs, conferences, keynote addresses, or boardroom presentations, a Jack Carew speech will effectively launch your organization in highly rewarding, results-producing directions of new growth and opportunity.

With a vital, stirring message, Jack provides a focus, a challenge, and an opportunity that will energize the future performance of every participant.

A Jack Carew speech or workshop is an event that will not be forgotten!


Jack Carew

"A Jack Carew speech is an event that brings focus, dynamism, and energy to every audience he addresses!"

Charles P. Menges, Jr., Principal
Bernstein Investment Research
and Management