The ELEVATE Story
The founders have long experience from attending and holding major international Speaker events/seminars and they saw a huge potential of bringing great international influencers and their important messages to the Scandinavian businesses and people. They created Elevate Scandinavia AS with their joint vision of making world class life changing events and seminars available to the Scandinavian market. Their ambition is to create the number one event and seminar promotor in the region... but rumor has it that there are some international expansion plans as well...
What ELEVATE is all about
Elevate Scandinavia is all about helping people get inspired and get all the right tools to live their best lives possible. Elevate aims to promote the best speakers in the world and their products and bring the biggest live events and seminars to Scandinavia and make all of this available to as many people as possible.
At the moment there are 3 main focus areas of Elevate: Life, Business and Health.
About Roger Hovland
Founder and Chairman Elevate Scandinavia
Roger Hovland is an experienced Chairman and top executive with proven track record within various international industries and corporations. He has broad experience from all parts of the value chain of business, line and P&L responsibility (160 reports, revenue 450 MUSD) and has done business in more than 40 countries around the world. Roger has a well-developed strategic, analytical and commercial mindset with an including, coaching and result-oriented leadership style. He holds Master degrees in Business Administration and International Business and has completed the International Executive Program at Insead/France. He has also studied Law and Psychology and is a certified Professional coach.
Haavard Helmen (Norway) co-founder of Elevate Scandinavia and CSO (Chief Strategy Officer)
Haavard is a former CEO of several companies whereof one later listed on Oslo Stock Exchange. For the last 9 years he has been the CEO of Qeep Norway acting as a speaker and an Executive Corporate Coach for more than 40 companies. He specializes in leadership, business execution, sales and behavior change psychology. He has for almost 3 decades studied most of todays profiles in the personal development industry, with a recent focus on the new understanding of euro science. He has personally coached more than 1000 people in his career, including everything from top executives in some of Scandinavia's largest companies, to small, medium sized companies and personal engagements.