Bay Area Thought Leader Ben Gioia

Nominated for Prestigious Heart and Spirit Award


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San Francisco, CA, December 10, 2018 — The Evolutionary Business Council (EBC) announced today that Ben Gioia (“joya”) has been nominated for its prestigious Heart and Spirit Award for 2018 in the 5th Annual EBC Awards. With a total member reach of over 203MM worldwide, the EBC is an invitation-only, global council of thought-leaders dedicated to teaching the principles of business success and personal transformation.


The Heart and Spirit Award recognizes the EBC member who has shown heart, warmth, and generosity in helping others. They bring heart, fun, and spirit to the organization, and demonstrate congruence to the EBC’s guiding values and dedication to relationships, both internal and external.


Ben Gioia is the President and Founder of He is a bestselling author and speaker who has positioned global thought leaders, shifted culture at a Fortune 100, created a mindfulness video game, and helps kick-ass, heart-based women change the world. Ben is the founder of the Influence With A Heart™ Movement: a mindful, compassionate approach to leadership & innovation used by more than 23,000 people worldwide.


“Ben Gioia has gone to new heights for bringing energy, fun and spirit to the organization,” said Teresa de Grosbois, Chair of the Evolutionary Business Council. “This nomination is a remarkable expression of Ben’s heartfelt warmth, generosity and spirit aligning with the EBC’s guiding values and dedication to relationships.”


[ABOUT] The Evolutionary Business Council is an organization whose mission is to bring leaders of vision together to expand global change. The EBC Awards of Excellence is the leading international award honoring excellence in the teaching of success principles and transformational content. Established in 2014, The EBC Awards honors some of the top transformational leaders around the world.



Asdrúbal Jimenez


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