Executive Vice President, Strategic Development, HeartMath LLC
Author, Business Executive, Speaker, Trainer and Musician
Howard Martin is one of the original leaders who helped Doc Childre found HeartMath. In 1999 he co-authored The HeartMath Solution published by HarperSanFrancisco and he has been with HeartMath’s world-wide training and consulting team since its inception in 1991. In 2000 he authored The HeartMath Method, an audio learning program published by Nightingale Conant. He is also the producer of two award winning musical recordings including Doc Childre’s Heart Zones which spent 50 consecutive weeks on Billboard Magazine’s music charts.
During his career with HeartMath, he has been instrumental in business development and in delivering HeartMath’s practical, yet dynamic, programs to thousands of participants world-wide. Because of his universal appeal, he has conducted training programs and keynote presentations in Fortune 100 companies, government agencies, all four branches of the U.S. military, school systems, ecumenical organizations and through publicly promoted events in over 50 cities on four continents.
Prior to his employment with HeartMath Howard had a successful career as a musician followed by a business a financial consulting career as an Account Executive with E.F. Hutton and as Vice President of Capital Funding.
He is a member of Transformational Leadership Counsel, an exclusive organization founded by author Jack Canfield that is made up of leaders in the fields of personal, organizational and social transformation.
In 2008 he played a key role in launching the Global Coherence Initiative and serves as a Steering Committee member for this science based project created to unite millions of people in heart-focused care and intention to shift global consciousness.
Howard is a key HeartMath spokesperson, conducting approximately 75 media interviews and webinars annually. He speaks internationally on developing new intelligence needed to navigate life during changing times.
Media interviews include:
ABC Good Morning America, ABC World New Tonight, Discovery Channel, CNN, New York Newsday, Boston Globe, San Francisco Chronicle, US News and World Report
Recent speaking engagements include:
Conference Works Activating the Heart’s Intelligence (with Gregg Braden), Los Angeles, Pittsburg, San Francisco, Portland, Cincinnati
Transformational Leadership Council (with Jack Canfield and Marianne Williamson, Lynne McTaggart)—Cabo Mexico, Vail Colorado
Activating the Global Heart (with Gregg Braden and Marci Shimoff)—Santa Cruz California
Meet the Masters event for CEOs and Senior Executives from the Dutch financial industries—Amsterdam
Anthony Robbins—Platinum Partners Event, Beijing
What others are saying about Howard
“Howard Martin is one of those men in the world who has been given the gift of communication. That is to say, he has the ability to be crystal clear. If you ever have a chance to hear Howard Martin speak, by all means, do so. He’s funny, he’s warm, he’s clear, and you will walk away with more insight and information than you’ve had in a very long time.”
-Chantal Westerman, Executive Producer, ABC’s Good Morning America-
“Howard Martin is a dynamic, compelling speaker with a vital message about the role of the heart in transforming our lives and the world. His authenticity, care and extraordinary ability to inform and inspire leaves you feeling like you’ve just experienced something very special that you will remember forever.”
-Marci Shimoff, Author New York Times Best Seller, Happy for No Reason, featured teacher in The Secret-
“Howard Martin has inspired thousands of people around the world to gain better control of their lives. His work is paramount in helping people change their health, increase their mental edge, alter the internal chemistry of their stress response, realize their spiritual connection by opening their heart and unfold into a more enriched destiny. His eloquent presentations are simple, light-hearted, inspirational, scientifically valid, and most importantly, they work. Howard is the living example of the natural balance between head and heart.”
-Dr. Joe Dispenza, featured speaker in What the BLEEP Do We Know, author Evolve Your Brain-
“Howard Martin has the rather unique ability to translate complex scientific research into language which any intelligent lay-person can understand.His presentations hold attention because of the way he engages with an audience. He delivers relevant scientific findings in ‘bite-sized’ pieces at a pace which maintains interest and does not leave listeners behind. I highly recommend Howard Martin to any group that wants to know the latest scientific research about how our hearts can shape our understanding and approach to living a healthy and emotionally balanced life.”
-Wayne L. Strom, Ph.D., Professor of Behavioral Science,The Graziadio School of Business,Pepperdine University, Malibu, California-
“Howard Martin is as riveting a speaker as is his subject, the HeartMath System. Inspiring, personable and humorous, Howard shares the wisdom of HeartMath with warmth and clarity, offering the listener an educational experience of the HeartMath technology and tools. Howard Martin is without doubt one of the most compelling voices of our time.”
-Chris Hooper, President, Hooper Group Concert Promotions, Sydney/Melbourne Australia-
“I don’t know anyone who can put as many mind-expanding concepts into a single sentence as Howard Martin. Howard’s eloquence as a speaker appears to be a mere hint of his vast knowledge and intelligence. He is a speaker worth crossing continents to experience!”
-Ann Terranova, President, Sirius Money Management, San Francisco, CA-
“Howard has this delightful way of putting the truth out there for everyone to hear. He does it in such away that you can really identify with your own ups and downs and know that you are not alone.”
-Edie Fritz, Ph.D., Educator, Phoenix, AZ-
“Nearly every disease or illness I’ve seen or treated in two decades of medical practice could have been improved or even cured had my patients or I known how to access the physical power of our heart’s intelligence. HeartMath is the owner’s manual we’ve been waiting for to help us recognize and use our heart’s energy to help heal our bodies and our lives.”
-Christiane Northrup, M.D. author of Women’s Bodies, Women’s Wisdom-
“HeartMath’s techniques are unusually effective for reducing anxiety and improving performance. Unlike many other services and products that make similar claims, it has a solid scientific basis, and has been thoroughly tested in the workplace and other settings that have clearly demonstrated these benefits.”
-Paul J. Rosch, M.D., F.A.C.P., President of the American Institute of Stress and Clinical Professor of Medicine and Psychiatry, New York Medical College-
“The HeartMath Solution is a celebration of the intelligence of the heart and a practical guide to living it.”
-Gary Zukav, author of The Seat of the Soul-
“Howard Martin is one of those rare speakers who actually reaches an audience and changes them for the better in a matter of an hour. Howard crackles with enthusiasm and gives the common touch and uncommon electricity.”
-Murray Steinman, Vice President, Church Universal and Triumphant, Livingston, MT-
“Howard Martin has the rare ability to communicate the relationship of the heart and mind’s intelligence and how they work together to harness the awesome power of human potential. He is a pioneer and visionary for the 21st century.”
-Craig and Patricia Neal, Founders, Heartland Institute, Minneapolis, MN-
“The HeartMath tools have given me my life back. I suffered from severe arrhythmia and tachycardia. After practicing the HeartMath tools this has improved dramatically.”
-Joseph Chilton Pearce author The Magical Child, Evolution’s End, The Biology of Transcendence-
The recent conference in Seattle with Howard blew me right out of my complacency, lethargy, hopelessness, anger and despair into the vibrant arena of LIFE! Whomever said that one person can’t make a difference in the world had it all wrong. Howard and HeartMath have absolutely and unequivocally changed my life!
-Patricia Timko, Seattle Washington-
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