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Below are answers to some frequently asked questions:

What is Innovation Leader?

Innovation Leader is an information service and online community for corporate innovators. Our objective is to help our members harness innovation to achieve competitive advantage in their markets.

What does Innovation Leader cover?

Through research, events, peer information sharing, and analysis, Innovation Leader focuses on topics that are critical to innovation leaders, including:

  • People—Innovation trailblazers, their infrastructure, and how they move the needle

  • Practices—Innovation tactics, programs, and models that work

  • Design—Breakthrough products, creative spaces, and fresh approaches to service design

  • Data Points—Metrics for determining ROI and stats about the current state of corporate innovation

  • Disrupters—Players, trends, and emergent behaviors with the potential to shake up your business.

Who is behind Innovation Leader?

Innovation Leader was created by award-winning innovation journalist Scott Kirsner and digital media entrepreneurs Scott Cohen and Frank Hertz. Additional information is available here.

Why should I join?

Innovation Leader supplies actionable information for innovation leaders. Members gain access to research, best practices, checklists, resources, action items, board briefings, industry comparables, and other critical tools for optimizing innovation efforts.

What does a membership include?

Innovation Leader members gain access to

  • Website—Complete and unfettered access to all content online

  • Newsletter—A weekly newsletter delivered via email

  • Mobile & Tablet—Mobile versions of all content

  • Research—Access to all research conducted by Innovation Leader and its research group

  • Conference Calls—On- and off-the-record discussions with your peers

  • Events—Free or discounted access to Innovation Leader events and forums.

How much does Innovation Leader cost?

Access to Innovation Leader starts at only $695.00 per year. Academic and other discounts are available, as are department-wide or company-wide memberships for your co-workers.

Are there student or academic discounts available?

Yes. Please contact us at and we’d be happy to assist.

What is your cancellation policy?

There are no cancellations once a membership has been purchased and the service has begun. See the Terms of Use for details.

What if I have questions?

Please email us at to discuss the service, delivery, and billing options.