Mentoring Young Leaders


Unleashing the full potential of next-generation leaders
& Increasing the ROI of Education & Global Businesses

Top Experts on College Admissions, Career, Leadership, Family/Life, & Global Business SUCCESS

ThreeEQ, Inc. is a premier college admissions, career, leadership, family/life, and global business success consulting firm with clients in Americas, Asia, and Europe. Our Private Clients are select high-end families with teenagers and millennials, as well as C-level executives and entrepreneurs who are high-net-worth individuals. Our Organizational Clients include enterprises, institutions, and family offices. All ThreeEQ clients enjoy the certainty and pleasure in working with ThreeEQ Founder and Chief Mentor Jason L. Ma and his team. Ma is a preeminent education, leadership, and global business expert who guides people with genuine compassion and an uncanny ability to motivate, inspire, and help people achieve great results and become better beings.

Passionate about unleashing the full potential of next-generation leaders, Ma oversees delivery of ThreeEQ Signature Services. Under his guidance, ThreeEQ’s Private Client Students (view testimonials) sharpen their direction, expand their mindsets, develop strategies and soft skills, heighten their practical emotional, social, and leadership intelligence, make better decisions, achieve important life-stage goals (often with amazing results!) — and live more fulfilling lives. ThreeEQ’s Organizational Clients often enjoy substantial returns on their investments. They occur because at ThreeEQ we apply the power of our global decision-makers network and seasoned skill sets in strategic business advising, rainmaking, one-on-one mentoring and coaching, and group training for greater success.

In his acclaimed book Young Leaders 3.0: Stories, Insights, and Tips for Next-Generation Achievers, Ma distilled decades of professional experience and shares with readers the personal stories and advice of twenty-three 17-to-24-year-old exemplary millennial leaders. The book inspires and helps millennials and teenagers to succeed in any endeavor, and shows parents, educators, and employers how to effectively support the next generation.

Ma, a sought-after speaker and thought leader worldwide, has been privileged to share the stage with industry tycoons, Global 2000 CEOs, and pinnacle political leaders. He is a member of the B20 Employment and Education Taskforce and the B20 SMEs Cross-thematic Group. As an integral part of the G20 process, the B20 leads engagement with G20 governments on behalf of the global business community. In addition, Ma is a member of the World Chinese Economic Summit’s Global Business Advisory Council, a Kairos Society mentor, and an IfOnly luminary expert and speaker. He’s also been a Forbes Global CEO Conference delegate for eight years.

Featured in top media, Ma has appeared in Forbes and Fast Company and on CNBC Asia (including top-rated shows Managing Asia and Squawk Box), Business Rockstars, iHeartRadio, Teen Kids News, and others. His perspective has been enhanced by more than 2 million miles of global travels and more than 3 decades of experience in innovative technology and education industries. As a Forbes contributor on education, elite college prep and admissions, mentorship, leadership, and entrepreneurship, Ma’s articles have generated nearly 1 million views. His personal blog is also enlightening.

Ma’s contributions do not end with mentoring, speaking, writing, and rainmaking. ThreeEQ believes in giving back. In fact, we donate 5% of our revenue through IfOnly, and also provide in-kind services, to charity. In addition, the ThreeEQ Foundation, our philanthropy fund, works with the Silicon Valley Community Foundation to give to causes that assist the disadvantaged. Click here to sign up for complimentary updates.

Success Stories

My son was feeling great when he finished the call with you last evening. You have a gift in the way you work with these kids. I get it.

Don Levy, former SVP of Marketing & Communications, Sony Pictures

Mr. Ma inspired a room full of overachieving Stanford students and instructors with a relatable and actionable presentation. His talk included colorful personal anecdotes and a good sense of humor. We were very grateful for his contribution.

Rebeca Hwang, Lecturer, Stanford University, & Managing Partner, Rivet Ventures

Jason Ma and his book Young Leaders 3.0 serve to get the synapses firing between young professionals/entrepreneurs and seasoned leaders. and act as a catalyst for a new generation of leadership.

Jonathan Rosenberg, former SVP of Products, Google, & author of “How Google Works”

Jason Ma’s stories and advice in Young Leaders 3.0 provide invaluable guidance, example, and direction for any ambitious youngster who aspires to lead and have a disproportionate impact in the decades ahead.

Paul Tagliabue, Chairman of the Board of Directors, Georgetown University, & Commissioner, the NFL (1989-2006)

It was truly a pleasure to host Jason Ma as an honorary speaker, where he addressed top family offices and institutional investors with excellent insights on empowering the next generation for a sustainable future. Jason is a highly engaging speaker and a fantastic collaborator.

Maya Filadska, Senior Executive Producer, APAC Investments Summit

Our entire team of administrators greatly appreciated your motivating and thought-provoking presentation. As we work to ensure that every student graduates college and career ready, your advice on how to engage students is valued.

Christopher Downing, Superintendent, Local District South, Los Angeles Unified School District

On behalf of Business Rockstars, we wanted to personally thank you for your great guest appearance on the show. Your segment was both insightful and entertaining!

Brittany Lehman, Producer, Business Rockstars

Jason Ma’s book Young Leaders 3.0 is a tour de force. This book is not only extremely helpful in guiding young people but also advantageous for parents and all adults. A classic in the making.

Narayana Murthy, Founder, Infosys & Listed as one of “The 12 Greatest Entrepreneurs of Our Time” by Fortune Magazine

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Upcoming Speeches

Asian American Business Roundtable Summit II
Las Vegas, Nevada, Jan 11-13, 2017

Speaker: The Impact Investment Session
The Florida Family Office & Wealth Management Annual Conference 2016
W South Beach Hotel, Miami Beach, FL, November 29, 2016

Panelist: Asian Family Business & Corporate Philanthropy
Panelist: Young Entrepreneurs Roundtable
World Chinese Economic Summit
Malacca, Malaysia, November 16-17, 2016

Featured Guest: 4 Shows on College Prep, Apps, & Admissions and on Next-Gen Leadership, plus
Young Leaders 3.0 Contributor Sabrina Ma on the Acts of Random Kindness Club (ARK)
Teen/Kids News (The Emmy Award-winning weekly newscast for teens, delivered by teens)

Airs on more than 200 TV stations, including Fox, ABC, NBC, CBS, MNT, CW affiliates and IND stations, is seen in over 10,000 schools, reaching over 7.5 million students; and is carried by the American Forces Network to U.S. families in 177 countries — from September 2016 through spring 2017

Featured Interviewee
Various Top-Tier Media Outlets
Worldwide, 2016

Featured Speaker for Elder and Next-Gen Leaders & Achievers
Contributing and Inspiring VIPs at Influential Events
Worldwide, 2016


Keynote Speaker: How to Wisely Prepare for Elite College Admissions and Life and Leadership Success
India West Education Expo 2016
Fremont Marriott–Grand Ballroom, Fremont, California, October 2, at 1:00pm, 2016

Speaker: The Next Generation Panel — The Business of Philanthropy
The East Coast Family Office & Wealth Management Annual Conference 2016
The Union League Club, New York City, NY, September 28, 2016

Guest Lecturer: Leadership 3.0 — Self Leadership
IEOR 171, The UC Berkeley Course on Technology Leadership for Undergraduates In Engineering, Computer Science, Business, & Other Disciplines (Young Leaders 3.0 is required reading)
106 Stanley Hall, UC Berkeley, California, September 14, from 3:00 to 5:00pm, 2016

Participant as Member of the B20 Employment Taskforce (No speech)
The B20 Summit, with the G20 Leaders Summit
Hangzhou, China, September 2-4, 2016

Keynote Speaker: How to Groom Today’s Young Leaders (and Old Dogs to Learn New Tricks)
Ends & Means Private Luncheon at The Pacific-Union Club (The most exclusive SF Bay Area social club)
1000 California St., San Francisco, California, August 4, 2016 (11:45a-2:00p)

Featured Guest in 4 Shows: Why to Prep for College Early, the College Applications Process, Youth Leadership, & Integrated CEO/Parent Work-Life Success
Ding Ding TV “丁丁電視” (Leading Chinese American Internet TV program)
In Northern California & China, August, 2016

Featured Interviewee: Experience as a Small Philanthropist For the Next Generation
Silicon Valley Community Foundation
Mountain View, California, July 19, 2016

>> VIEW Jason L. Ma’s online Speaker One-Sheet, including ideas for you, sample videos, and past speaking events.

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Events & News

October 14, 2016 — The B20 with the G20
Jason Ma Inducted as Member of B20 Employment & Education Taskforce and also B20 SMEs Cross-thematic Group for 2017
As an integral part of the G20 process, the B20 leads engagement with and recommends policies to the G20 on behalf of the global business community. The B20 taskforces are chaired by relevant industry tycoons. China hosted the G20/B20 in 2016 and Germany hosts the G20/B20 for 2017. Jason Ma has served as a B20 taskforce member since 2014. View some photos.

October 6, 2016 — San Jose Public Library & Silicon Valley Community Foundation
ThreeEQ Foundation Contributes to Silicon Valley Community Foundation Campaign That Replaces 9,000 Books and Restores Library Accounts for 4,500 San Jose Youth
Success coach and mentor Jason Ma and the ThreeEQ Foundation worked with the Silicon Valley Community Foundation to allow thousands of kids to find the doors of the San Jose Public Library open to them again. View SVCF’s Press Release.

September 17-18, 2016 — Teen Kids News
Teen Kids News Features Jason Ma on Leadership
Teen Kids News (TKN), an Emmy Award-winning, nationally syndicated TV show, broadcast the first of four shows featuring ThreeEQ CEO and chief mentor and Young Leaders 3.0 author Jason Ma.  This first story, hosted by Amelia (a teen!), is on leadership (5+ minutes).

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