Month: July 2017

David Newman, CSP

David Newman, CSP is a high-energy, high-content marketing speaker, the author of the #1 bestseller, Do It! Marketing and the creator of The Speaker Profit Formula, the widely-respected flagship mentoring program on the business of speaking. David works with executives and entrepreneurs who want to position themselves as thought-leaders and generate MORE leads, BETTER prospects and BIGGER sales.

David’s background overlaps three key areas. First, David has worked inside organizations as the client; he has also worked as a speaker and consultant himself for Fortune 500 companies; and finally, he’s helped over 500 speakers, authors, consultants and experts raise their game and deliver their highest value.

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Clint Swindall, CSP

Clint is the president and CEO of Verbalocity, Inc., a personal development company with a focus on leadership enhancement. These solutions include leadership development programs, training, speaking and general consulting.

As a professional speaker, Clint travels the world delivering high-content speeches and training in an entertaining and inspirational style to Fortune 500 companies, government agencies, and trade associations. His clients include 7-Eleven, American Express, BMW, Hallmark Gold Crown, Jack in the Box, IBM, Enterprise Rent-a-Car, and Uno Chicago Grill.

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Bob Gray, CSP, Hof

Meet Bob Gray: he’s like your favorite college professor that also happens to be the class clown. An unforgettable mix of fun, interaction, and laughs; Bob is changing the stigma of Memory Experts. Not the pocket protector, white coat wearing kind; he immediately dispels the mystery behind memory. “An excellent memory isn’t a gift, it’s attainable by everyone.”

With earlier success as an award-winning sales executive, Bob understands the importance of clients not feeling like a number, a sale, or just your 2:30pm appointment. He created the FACE System to simply teach professionals how to remember customer’s names, personal information, and ultimately work more effectively, efficiently, and professionally. He puts it simply: “having a trained memory in business is like going from ABCs to PhD.”

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Mary Kelly, PhD, CSP, Commander, USN (ret)

Mary Kelly is an internationally renowned author and keynote speaker in leadership, productivity, and business growth. In 21 years as a Navy intelligence and logistics officer, Mary trained more than 40,000 military and civilian personnel.

Mary discovered the need to make the principles of leadership, communication, and business growth available leaders at all levels of organizations. Mary has dedicated her career core business tenants that engage employees and develop better leaders.

Mary holds a B.S. from the U.S. Naval Academy, master’s degrees in both in Economics and History, and a PhD in economics. She has more than 20 years’ experience teaching economics, finance, leadership, and management at the Naval Academy, the Air Force Academy, and Hawaii Pacific University.

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Scott Friedman, CSP

Scott Friedman, CSP, and 2004-05 President of the National Speakers Association
(NSA), is an internationally sought after professional speaker and author. As a
motivational humorist, Scott inspires and entertains with fun-filled, interactive and
content-rich programs. Scott’s main area of expertise is employee innovation, customer experience, happiness at work and using humor/celebration as a strategic tool.

In addition to being the CCO—Chief Celebration Officer—at Friedman & Associates, Scott has written “Celebrate! Lessons Learned from the World’s Most Admired Organizations,” “Happily Ever Laughter – How to Engage Any Audience,” “Using Humor For A Change,” and his latest book, “A Celebration a Day! 365 Ways to a Happier, Healthier Workplace.” “A Celebration a Day!” is a handbook of practical ideas for jumpstarting your creativity in building a culture of celebration and innovation, and it’s available now! Learn to bring more joy, gratitude, spontaneity, and playfulness into your workplace and watch productivity and team performance soar!

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