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CultureWorx CEO, Dr. Donte Vaughn, Accepted into Forbes Business Council

Atlanta, GA, November 4, 2021 – CultureWorx, the world’s first business culture performance management system and software, announced today that its CEO and Managing Partner, Dr. Donte Vaughn has been accepted into the Forbes Business Council, an invitation-only community and the foremost growth and networking organization for successful business owners and leaders worldwide.

Dr. Vaughn, who was recently appointed CEO of CultureWorx, was vetted and selected by a review committee based on the depth and diversity of his experience, including a track record of successfully impacting business growth metrics, as well as personal and professional achievements and honors.

“We are honored to welcome Dr. Vaughn into the community,” said Scott Gerber, founder of Forbes Councils, the collective that includes Forbes Business Council. “Our mission with Forbes Councils is to bring together proven leaders from every industry, creating a curated, social capital-driven network that helps every member grow professionally and make an even greater impact on the business world.”

As an accepted member of the Council, Dr. Vaughn has access to a variety of exclusive opportunities designed to help him reach peak professional influence. He will connect and collaborate with other respected local leaders in a private forum and at members-only events. Dr. Vaughn will also be invited to work with a professional editorial team to share his expert insights in original business articles on, and to contribute to published Q&A panels alongside other experts. Additionally, Dr. Vaughn will benefit from exclusive access to vetted business service partners, membership-branded marketing collateral, and the high-touch support of the Forbes Councils member concierge team.

“It is an honor to join the Forbes Business Council and gain access to an esteemed community of business owners and leaders who will undoubtedly impact my professional success as the newly appointed CEO of CultureWorx,” said Dr. Vaughn. “I look forward to contributing my expertise in organizational leadership, workforce management, and company culture, and helping other leaders understand the philosophies, methodologies, and downstream impacts of business culture performance management. Thank you to the Forbes Business Council review committee for this special invitation.”

Dr. Vaughn studied at Drexel University and the University of Phoenix, where he received a BS in Business Administration & Management and master’s degree in Management/Organizational Leadership. He is a Doctor of Management with a concentration in Organizational Leadership & Culture and serves as an Executive Advisor on Culture for POWERS. He is a member of the Society for Human Resource Management, National Speakers Association, National Small Business Association – Leadership Council, and the National Business Educators Association.

About Forbes Councils
Forbes Councils is a collective of invitation-only communities created in partnership with Forbes and the expert community builders who founded Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC). In Forbes Councils, exceptional business owners and leaders come together with the people and resources that can help them thrive. To learn more about Forbes Councils, visit

About CultureWorx
CultureWorx is the industry’s first mobile- and web-based business culture performance management system and software that helps companies overcome the challenge of successfully implementing, improving, and sustaining a company culture that optimizes the employee experience and business performance.


Dr. Donte Vaughn


Dr. Donte Vaughn, DM, is the CEO and Managing Partner of CultureWorx, a company dedicated to providing Culture Performance Management solutions to help organizations measure, manage, and foster cultural change through “real-time” learning and practice.

Dr. Vaughn is an expert in Organizational Leadership, Workforce Management, and Company Culture. He has over 17 years of senior level executive experience driving results in the public and private business sector; fostering the design and implementation of business growth and leadership strategies and serving companies throughout the U.S. and globally.

Before launching CultureWorx, Dr. Vaughn founded and managed a boutique Operational Management Consulting practice serving the growth business community. He has also consulted with firms in providing labor strategy and workforce management solutions for the industrial market space.

Dr. Vaughn studied at Drexel University and the University of Phoenix and holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration & Management, a Master’s in Management and Organizational Leadership, and a Doctor of Management (DM).

His professional memberships include the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM), The Association for Corporate Growth (ACG), National Speakers Association (NSA), National Small Business Association – Leadership Council, and the National Business Educators Association (NBEA). Dr. Vaughn is an Official Member of the Forbes Business Council.

He is the co-author of the Amazon Best Seller: From Culture to Culture: The System to Define, Implement, Measure, and Improve Your Company Culture.

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