Hiring the right corporate or motivational speaker is a very important decision.
Bert has worked with leading global brands on hundreds of custom keynotes and leadership development programs.
He has been described as “the Chris Angel of business”, “ shockingly funny and blazingly smart”, and “the best motivational speaker I’ve seen in a decade.” And, our personal favorite, “Bert’s got the energy and entertainment power of a movie star and the depth of a Marshall Goldsmith all rolled into one!” He is the surefire choice for audiences in all industries because his work focuses on what makes us all human: our incredible potential in life and business, and the obstacles that stop us from reaching it.
Here are a few reasons why Bert has become a favorite among meeting and event planners, and a trusted partner for speaker bureaus and corporate executives:
10. Audiences Love Him
Bert delivers the goods on and off stage. Audiences consistently rate Bert as a five star experience and as “the highlight” of the event. Once you hear him speak, you’ll want him back. For the keynote or leadership development program that everyone will be talking about long after your event is over, book Bert now!
9. Promotional Support
Bert is truly excited to be a part of your event. The proof is in the way he engages audiences before and after as well as the marketing assets he will give you that can be customized to help you drive registrations, attendance and excitement. If there’s something he can do to make your job easier, your clients happier, or your audience more satisfied – just ask.
8. Breathtaking Visuals
Bert drives home his message with surprising animations, soul-stirring videos, gorgeous HD photography, and heart pounding music. He knows how to harness the power of multimedia – thanks to hosting radio and television shows, and having worked on CNN and Fox.
7. Compelling Stories
There’s nothing more compelling than a vivid story that reminds us of the magic of the human experience, and Bert is a powerful story-teller – a craft he honed as a syndicated talk radio show host.
6. Relatable & Accommodating
Bert is a Texas guy who will greet your attendees at the door with a handshake and a smile. He’ll work with you to make the entire experience a breeze, work hard to accommodate your requests whenever possible, and attend receptions and/or networking sessions that involve your attendees, sponsors and clients.
5. Motivation and Actionable Takeaways
As one of media’s most popular commentators Bert has mastered the ability to turn complicated topics into relevant and east-to-understand soundbites. More importantly, he jam packs his keynotes with tactics, strategies and a framework that delivers advice your audience will remember and actually apply immediately.
4. He’s An Immigrant
Born in Havana, Cuba. Bert will diversify your event line up and is used to holding his own with celebrities, sports heros and name brands like: Arnold Schwarzenegger, Guy Kawasaki and Seth Godin – which explains why companies like Chase Bank and Lincoln Financial bring him back again and again.
3. Deeply Inspirational, Experiential Learning
Regardless of the size of your event, Bert spends as much time in the audience as he does on stage. He uses peer-to-peer coaching exercises and interactive social science research to drive audience engagement. His fearless, inspiring and fun approach loosens up your audience, accelerates learning and deepens inspiration because your audience will be both entertained and engaged.
2. Customized Content And Service
Bert doesn’t deliver a “canned” speech and he never phones it in. He’s a recognized authority on leadership development, employee engagement and motivation – so he’ll work with you to craft a program that works perfectly for your event agenda. Fox and CNN required him to dig deep and go beyond the headlines and he’ll apply the same curiosity, rigor, and preparation when working with you by interviewing key stakeholders, conducting industry research and weaving in relevant brand and event themes.
1. It’s All About You
Bert is one of the most powerful inspirational and motivational speakers you will find because he knows how to inspire action, stir passion and genuinely move people. It’s not about Bert; it’s about you, your client and your audience. He’s passionate about making a difference and it comes through on and off stage. His commitment is simple: serve you and do whatever it takes to make your event a blockbuster hit!