Darren Root

Chief Executive Officer, Rootworks
  • Top 100 Most Influential People
  • Top 25 Thought Leader
  • Author of The Intentional Accountant
  • Co-author of The E-Myth Accountant
  • Highly sought after, seasoned speaker at multiple high-profile industry events
  • Creator of the Better Every Day with Darren Root podcast

Darren’s vast accounting experience is only rivaled by his passion for helping firm owners modernize their businesses. His real-to-firm-life stories and innovative ideas incite both clarity and excitement in attendees as they leave to start the next chapter in their businesses.

Ben Gabriel

Chief Experience Officer, Rootworks
  • Experienced presenter in the industry for nearly two decades
  • Leads the development of business model tools and resources
  • Works daily with accounting firms throughout the country

Ben’s sense of humor and down-to-earth demeanor leaves audiences feeling comfortable and confident as he shares practical business model and practice management ideas that have been tested by working accounting firms for over 10 years.

John Mitchell

Creative Director, Rootworks
  • Two decades of inspirational speaking experience
  • A powerful and popular speaker and storyteller
  • Leads the development of culture and leadership education

John’s diverse professional career has given him perspective on business and leadership that has proven valuable in helping lead accounting entrepreneurs to think differently about life and business.