Randy Douthit is a renowned author, keynote speaker, and consultant in media & telecommunications. His writing has been featured on CNN, USA Today, Forbes.com, and many other top publications. Over the last five years, he has spoken to over 1 million people at more than 600 engagements in Canada and abroad.

Randy Douthit started his career at a large consulting firm in the technology industry. During this time, he found himself specializing in software and enterprise infrastructure. After several years he accepted a position working for a small company that offered the freedom to learn, the ability to be creative, and, most importantly, the chance to work with customers from different industries. It was during this time that Randy saw success as well as failure firsthand, which ultimately led him to become an entrepreneur. He quickly realized he had more success working for himself than anyone else. He then implemented what he had learned over his career and moved from employee to entrepreneur in 2005-2006.

Randy is passionate about helping others transition from employee to entrepreneur. He is an avid blogger, speaker, and author who has written several books on the journey of entrepreneurship and the personal struggles he overcame. He has appeared on numerous TV/radio stations sharing his story with other aspiring entrepreneurs. In the article, Randy has been featured in print media, such as Forbes.com, Entrepreneur.com, Builder Magazine, and Canadian Business: “It’s a dog-eat-dog world when you’re starting a business.” His YouTube channel has reached over 200,000 views with over 60 posted videos.

Randy DouthitIn 2010 Randy was named a recipient of the prestigious Carleton University School of Business Alumni Award for Professional Achievement. In 2011 he was awarded the Ottawa Entrepreneur of the Year award. In March 2012, 5 months after launch, Randy sold his first book, “To Take Control,” to an independent publisher. The book debuted on Amazon’s Best Seller List in November 2012, peaking at #1 in two categories, and has been featured on other top media outlets such as Forbes.com and Inc Magazine. Randy has developed and continues to evolve a network of strategic alliances with countless entrepreneurs who are like-minded. His company, Douthit & Company, continues to grow explosively with the recent launch of The Careers Blueprint and multiple new products being released in 2021.