Buckinghamshire, England (PRWEB) October 18, 2007
American innovation expert, Gregg Fraley, has been granted a rare Artist in Residence Visa for Writing in Great Britain for two years. Fraley is an innovation expert and new product development consultant to Fortune 500 companies and does keynote speeches and workshops on creative thinking, problem-solving, and new-product development. While in Great Britain, Fraley will be working on upcoming books as well as consulting and speaking with a variety of businesses and groups about the use and value of innovation and creative problem solving methods for business and everyday life. He is also a leader and speaker at the annual European Creativity Association Conference (CREA).
Fraley had his first book, Jack's Notebook, published this year. The book is a fast-paced, inspirational story that reveals the principles of a proven process for deliberate creative thinking - CPS (Creative Problem Solving). The book has achieved good reviews in the innovation blogsosphere and has a five star Amazon rating. He is also a partner in The Innovise Guys, a creativity and innovation podcast with a humorous edge. The Innovise Guys are blending classic problem solving methods with comedy improvisational tools.
Fraley will be working from a location in Buckinghamshire, approximately 30 minutes west of central London. Buckinghamshire has been home to several prestigious creative writers through the years, including Roald Dahl, who wrote Charlie and the Chocolate Factory; Robert Frost; Mary Shelley (Frankenstein); and Robert Louis Stevenson.
Gregg Fraley has extensive experience in marketing, sales, and qualitative research. He's a leader and speaker at the annual Creative Problem Solving Institute (CPSI), and a former board member of the Creative Education Foundation. Fraley is also a professional member of the National Speakers Association.
Fraley will be available to speak at book clubs, writers groups, entrepreneur groups, businesses, and associations in the U.K. interested in an empowering message about innovation, problem solving, and improvisation.
More information on Gregg Fraley may be found at http://www.greggfraley.com .