Peace Corps volunteer, Arthur Murray dance instructor, Ernst and Young partner, Fortune 50 senior executive and accidental advocate. Before retiring in 2013, as Senior Vice President he led Walgreens’ logistics division for sixteen years as the chain grew from 1,500 to 8,000 stores with the most advanced logistics network in its industry.
Believing that people with disabilities could do more, he also pioneered a disability employment model in its distribution centers that resulted in ten percent of its workforce consisting of people with disabilities (1,000+ PWDs). This initiative is being rolled out nationwide in Walgreen stores across America. It is changing the lives of thousands and serving as a model for other employers in the U.S. and abroad including large employers such as P&G, Lowe’s, Meijer and Marks & Spencer (UK).
Randy has shared the story across the U.S., Canada and abroad of how steward leadership can both improve performance and benefit the community. He was recognized as Leader of the Year in 2011, for his body of work and outstanding service to and accomplishments in the field of human resources and business by the Human Resources Management Association of Chicago. He received the South Carolina’s highest award to non-citizens, the Order of the Silver Crescent in 2008 for his leadership and contribution to the well-being of its citizenry.
His book, No Greatness Without Goodness, recounts the story of what led him to create the Walgreens Model that has been referred to as the “gold standard of disability hiring” and how he was able garner the support to make it successful.
He remains active in business and serves as a director of Wendy’s. In addition to maintaining an active speaking schedule, he lends his time and experience to the disability hiring movement. Over the past year, he has been developing the NOGWOG Disability Initiative, as an effective, low-cost and sustainable disability hiring model for employers. It a private/public partnership between employers, community providers and government to provide employers the qualified candidates they need and people with disabilities the opportunities they seek.
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Randy Lewis is a keynote speaker and industry expert who speaks on a wide range of topics . The estimated speaking fee range to book Randy Lewis for your event is $10,000 - $20,000. Randy Lewis generally travels from Chicago, IL, USA and can be booked for (private) corporate events, personal appearances, keynote speeches, or other performances. Similar motivational celebrity speakers are Viola Davis, Amy Poehler, Amy Schumer, Rashida Jones and Julia Louis-Dreyfus. Contact All American Speakers for ratings, reviews, videos and information on scheduling Randy Lewis for an upcoming event.
Our event in early January with Randy Lewis went extremely well. Randy was an excellent presenter and was well received by our January Series audience of over 4,000 viewers and listeners. Randy also graciously spent time with a class of students and our luncheon guests as well. It was a great day. The team at AAE was very helpful.
Calvin College - Jan 31 2018
Working with both Jasmine and Debbie was a pleasure. They fulfilled all my needs, answered questions in a timely manner and proved to be good partners with American Water to ensure that our experience with Randy Lewis was a good one. And it's nice to put the faces with the names.
American Water - Mar 10 2017
I appreciated the ongoing contact/check-ins, and the itineraries for Randy's travel. Iwill also forward any feedback to Randy and yourself as we review the results of the Symposium.
If possible, I would appreciate any feedback from Randy, Lisabeth and Amanda that would enlighten us in terms of our requests/responses, and the experience of Randy as a keynote/workshop resource at Symposium 2016, as well as anything you have learned/adopted in dealing with an event involving a diversity of persons with disabilities..
Ability Starts Here - Dec 07 2016
Everything was very positive
All of the comments from parents about Randy were very positive- some marking him the best part of their overall day. He was very gracious in answering many private questions of participants.
Florida Diagnostic and Learning Resources System / The School District of Lee County and Collier County Public Schools - Nov 08 2016
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