Karyn Buxman Bio

Karyn Buxman is a research-based thought leader on applied humor and is the global authority of strategic humor for business. Her latest undertakings are her TEDx talk--"How Humor Saved the World"--and her upcoming book, Funny Means Money. Strategic Humor for Influence and World Domination (ForbesBooks, Fall 2020). As a neurohumorist Karyn's career resides at the intersection of humor and the brain. She is as masterfully funny, but her passion and calling are sharing the practical benefits of humor. Karyn is one of 194 professionals (and one of only 43 women) in the world to be inducted into the Speaker Hall of Fame. Karyn speaks internationally to organizations that grasp the important role humor plays in business, health and life. Among her 800+ clients over 25 years are Genentech, State Farm, USDA, Aramark, NASA, Cigna and the Million Dollar Roundtable. Whew! Karyn Buxman is serious about humor!