Duke Stump

Duke Stump







+ Virtual Keynote Speaker

A 30, 45, or 60 minute live keynote presentation delivered via zoom. 

+ In-person Keynote Speaker

A 30, 45, or 60 minute live keynote presentation delivered in person.

+ Hybrid Keynote Speaker

A 30, 45, or 60 minute live keynote presentation delivered in-person and livestreamed to virtual audiences. 


Bonfire With Soul: Unlearn Business As Usual

Duke Stump would like you to forget everything you know about business, branding, and marketing. Your business isn’t about spreadsheets—it’s about soul.

In this revolutionary session, Duke shares what he’s learned in the past 30+ years of helping build iconic brands including NIKE, Seventh Generation, and lululemon. How do you understand and embrace the human side of your business? How do you build a powerful brand that stands for something meaningful? How do you earn effortless loyalty from your customers?

“My vision is to spark a revolution of new thought for what it means to be human in business,” says Duke. “Let’s show up with compassion, vulnerability, courage, and honesty.”


Duke Stump is one of the most idolized CMOs around the world. His visionary approach has helped build iconic brands that connect with their customers for life, including NIKE, Seventh Generation, and lululemon. His intimate talks and workshops reveal why humanity and soul must be at the core of every business, in order to build a better brand and a better world.

"Duke is an original... no prototype. He walks into every encounter wearing woven textiles of authenticity, integrity and a deep concern for humanity. He speaks in a love language all his own."
— Gina Warren, Former VP Diversity & Inclusion at NIKE and EVP People & Culture at lululemon

“Duke’s special thing is human connection. Be it through conversation he has with you or with a message that resonates across screens, across the world with millions of people.”

— Spencer Baim / Chief Brand Officer at VICE

Recently cited by Forbes as one of the top 50 Game-Changing CMO’s, Duke Stump has spent the last 30+ years helping to build iconic global brands (NIKE, Seventh Generation, lululemon). In addition, he has served in BOD and mentor roles with The Biomimicry Institute, 21c Hotels, Unreasonable Group, Healthy Child Healthy World, and Love Your Brain.

A lover of nature, slow food, horsemanship, and yoga, Duke and his family live on a small ranch in idyllic Ojai, CA along with horses, dogs, cats, and chickens.

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Game-Changing CMO & Founder, Bonfire with Soul