Award Winning Speaker


Josh’s career has been full of startups, turnarounds, and high-growth companies. His company, Leichtung Workshops, was on the Inc. Magazine List of the Fastest Growing Privately Held Companies for three consecutive years.


Earlier in his career, Josh won a total of Eight Best in Catalogs Awards given by the Catalog Council of the Direct Marketing Association. Josh won Best New Catalog of The Year Award for his new catalog title PlanetFisher. In addition to winning the Best in Catalog Awards an impressive eight times, Josh also served as a judge for the prestigious industry award.

Moderator & Panelist – Marketing High Tech

Leichtung is a seasoned speaker, having given over 150 seminars on a variety of subjects to well over 10,000 people. Josh has facilitated seminars and led panels on high-tech marketing and catalogs at Op-Con East and West, High-Tech Direct East and West, as well as Software Publishers Association Annual Conventions.

Moderator & Panelist – Direct Marketing

Josh has moderated seminars and lectured at Direct Marketing Association Annual Conventions, Catalog Mergers & Acquisitions Forum, New York Direct Mail Day, and Annual Catalog Conferences. Selected subjects included:

  • Expanding Your List Universe
  • Relationship Marketing Strategies
  • Strategic List Merchandising & Marketing
  • Returns on the Internet
  • Crisis Problem Solving for DM
  • What Acquirers of Catalogs Look For
  • Creative Merchandising Solutions
  • Gross Margin Management

Josh Leichtung's Planet Fisher CatalogThe PlanetFisher Catalog won the Best New Catalog Award given by the Direct Marketing Association.