Grow your career, inspire ideas and build influence.

Excellent is the first global membership network focused on connecting & supporting EX leaders.

Grow your network

You’ve found your people. The Excellent membership community includes representatives from some of the best organizations in the world. Excellent members are thoughtful, generous and curious. Surround yourself with the leading EX luminaries. 

Becoming an Excellent Community member unlocks:

  • Professional peers who understand your challenges
  • Global connections to expand your perspective
  • Diverse backgrounds and experiences
  • A supportive environment to ask for help
  • The opportunity to become an influential thought leader in your organization

The Excellent platform

Immerse yourself with a library of Masterclasses and EX Conversations that are continually expanding, providing you with on demand resources when you need them.

Prior events include:

  • The importance of Context in Transparent Decision Making
  • High Performing Teams: From Dysfunction to Cohesion
  • Kicking A** as a People Leader: Creating a roadmap and sequence for success
  • Process of a Employee Centered Design Project
  • Finding your Design Superpower

Monthly live events 

Ignite your curiosity and stay ahead of the curve with Excellent's must-attend live events where you can meet others and dive into Employee Experience Design in Action together.

We are a global network with members from around the world sharing their experiences and interacting with each other. 

But don't take our word for it, here's what our members have to say:

"It's so helpful to be able to ask questions and hear from others." 

"I have felt so welcomed, supported and encouraged to be a part of this community."

"I absolutely love the on-demand videos. Every single one of them helped me with my job. I also loved the masterclasses I got to attend." 

Our live events are hosted online and later made available on demand.

Exclusive access to industry leaders sharing expertise and success stories.


Brittney Van Matre

Entrepreneur, strategist, leadership coach, founder.

Brittney founded Rewild Work Strategies and Nature 120 Inc. to bring a holistic vision of her journey, including her love for personal growth and development, mindful leadership, technology, nature, business, strategy, and innovation.

Previously she built Nike’s global workplace experience strategy and has consulted for Fortune 100 companies, including Toyota, Waymo, KPMG, and HP.


Dr Corinne West

One of Australia’s leading culture transformation experts.

Dr Corinne West is an award-winning culture transformation expert whose storytelling has drawn global acclaim.

She has expertise across commercial, public and academic sectors, including at the law firm, King & Wood Mallesons, Deloitte, the Department of Justice and Community Safety, Fire Services, Australian Defence Organization, and Victoria Police.


Duane Bray

Emerging tech in human-centered products and services.

Duane Bray is Groopit's Chief Product Officer, based in New York. He is passionate about workplace innovation, helping leaders solve complex challenges in today's environment.

As IDEO's Chief People Officer, his work ranged from attracting talent to building cultures of learning, and establishing best practices around benefits and policies. His role also included consulting with clients.

Previous speakers include


Oen Hammonds

IBM Distinguished Design executive, IBMer experience

Oen Michael Hammonds is a designer and mentor who works as a Design Principal at IBM, leading the IBMer Experience team to create human-centered HR experiences through aligned HR programs, organizations, and tools.


Kirsti Grant

VP People Experience, advisor, co-founder of hop

Kirsti is one of New Zealand's leading voices on EX. Alongside her VP People Experience role, Kirsti is also General Partner - NZ at Tractor Ventures, supporting tech-enabled companies across Australia and NZ. Previously Kirsti was the VP of Talent at Vend.


Chris Tobin

Former Chief People Officer

Chris Tobin is a former Chief People Officer with over 22 years of experience in HR and Org Development. Chris has helped scale startups including Intercom, Affirm, Flipboard, and Say Media.


In-Person Gatherings

Our network is a huge part of what makes the Excellent community so valuable. We'll be hosting in-person gatherings across the globe in 2024. Stay tuned.

"Epic afternoon Excellent. Loved coming together as a community with an amazing and awesome bunch of people. Uplifting tonic. Thank you all."


Excellent is the first global membership network focused on connecting & supporting EX leaders.