Brett's speaking topics range from the founding journey of New Story, the intersection of social impact and innovation, reinventing a traditional sector like the nonprofit industry, and scaling a thriving company culture.
Brett's keynotes range from large corporate conferences, New Story Partnerships, entrepreneurial-focused conferences, and faith-based leadership conferences.
He's brought his story to a variety of organizations, including Architectural Digest, Goldman Sachs, Y Combinator, DocuSign, Q’s Annual Leadership Conference, Plywood Presents, and Sotheby’s International Realty. He’s also been featured in NPR, WSJ, Forbes, Huffington Post, the CBS Morning Show, CNBC, and more.
Brett Hagler | Using a 3D Printer
to Solve a Huge Global Problem
3D Printing an Entire Village with Brett Hagler
faith driven entrepreneur
Dream Big, Start Small
After a life-changing trip to Haiti when he was 24, Brett co-founded New Story to employ new technology and rethink the traditional charity model. When he started the organization, he couldn’t have known it would grow as fast as it has. Through New Story’s innovative approach, Brett’s team has achieved nearly $55M+ in revenue within five years while funding 2,000+ homes for 11,000+ people and broke ground on the world's first 3D printed community in Mexico.
Brett’s been recognized on Forbes’ 30 Under 30 list in 2016, named one of the Top 100 Most Intriguing Entrepreneurs by Goldman Sachs, and his company was named among Fast Company’s “Most Innovative Companies in the World” four times.
With a staff of all millenials, Brett showed the corporate and nonprofit worlds that thinking differently can have an exponential impact. Bold risks, like launching a 3D printer for homes for the world’s poor, has proven technology solves real problems and that people with a dream who take action can make a massive impact.
He’s brought his story to a variety of organizations, including Architectural Digest, Goldman Sachs, Y Combinator, DocuSign, Q’s Annual Leadership Conference, Plywood Presents, and Sotheby’s International Realty. He’s also been featured in NPR, WSJ, Forbes, Huffington Post, the CBS Morning Show, CNBC, and more.
The status quo holds companies back from realizing their full potential and the impact they can have on social needs. Brett challenges audiences to throw the status quo out the window and embrace new ideas, methods, and technology.
Brett co-founded New Story dedicated to building communities to bring breakthrough housing, solutions such as 3D-printed homes, to those who need them most. His story inspires others to think outside of the box to impact more lives.
Brett has led an all millennial team to build one of the “World’s Most Innovative Nonprofits” by creating a culture of humility and excellence. Learn to attract this high-achieving talent and strengthen your company culture through a culture of love and care for one another.