Office Of The President

Honors of Distinction

Honors of Distinction

While incomplete, the list below recognizes President Nido R. Qubein’s life of both success and significance.

·    Horatio Alger Award for Distinguished Americans

·    Order of the Long Leaf Pine (North Carolina’s highest civic award)

·    Master of Influence, National Speakers Association

·    Ellis Island Medal of Honor

·    Golden Gavel, Toastmasters International

·    Citizen of the Year, High Point, North Carolina

·    Distinguished Citizen Award, Chamber of Commerce

·    Recipient, Sales & Marketing International “Ambassador of Free Enterprise”

·    SME International Marketing Communicator of the Year

·    Philanthropist of the Year, High Point, North Carolina

·    The Cavett (Oscar of the speaking profession)

·    DAR Americanism Award

·    Philanthropist of the Year (Triad Association of Fundraising Professionals)

·    Top Business and Commerce Speaker, Toastmasters International

·    NSA Speakers Hall of Fame (CPAE)

·    Certified Speaking Professional (CSP)

·    Inducted in Beta Gamma Sigma, The Global Society for Outstanding Business Leadership

·    Distinguished Alumnus, High Point University

·    Distinguished Alumnus, Mount Olive College

·    Distinguished Alumnus, UNCG Bryan School of Business and Economics

·    Award of Distinction, Achievers USA

·    Free Enterprise Award, Amway International

·    Award for Distinguished Service, National Speakers Association

·    Small Business Person of the Year, Chamber of Commerce

·    Napoleon Hill’s Philosophy of Personal Achievement Award

·    Leadership North Carolina Governor’s Award

·    Siegfried Award for Entrepreneurial Leadership

Dr. nido r. qubein

Nido R. Qubein | A Life of Success & Significance

Conversations with
President Qubein

Lessons in Leadership

Insight & inspiration from global leaders and innovators: a collection of the best moments from the HPU/UNCTV series hosted by President Qubein

General Colin Powell

Former U.S. Secretary of State, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff and National Security Advisor

Tom Brokaw

Distinguished Journalist, Presidential Medal of Freedom Recipient, Retired NBC Nightly News Managing Editor and Anchor

Steve Wozniak

Co-founder Apple Computer, Inc.

Malcolm Gladwell

New York Times Best-Selling Author of The Tipping Point, Blink, Outliers

Dr. John Maxwell

New York Times Best-Selling Author and Leadership Expert

Marc Randolph

Co-Founder of Netflix

Seth Godin

Marketing Pioneer, Author of 14 Best-Selling Books

Wes Moore

New York Times Best-selling Author, Army Combat Veteran, Political Analyst and Entrepreneur

Biz Stone

Co-Founder of Twitter

Ken Dychtwald

CEO of Age Wave, Entrepreneur and Expert on Aging Research

Leadership Roundtable

Featuring LabCorp CEO, NC Secretary of Commerce, and former Ambassador to Estonia

CEO Roundtable

Featuring CEO of BB&T, CEO of Pace Communications, CEO of Red Ventures