Why do leaders from
companies like American Express,
Deloitte, GE, and Ritz Carlton
trust their public speaking and
presentation skills training to
an executive speech coach
who forgot his name the first time he
spoke to a group?
Results. Fast. Guaranteed.
Regardless if you present
in person, on the phone, or over the Web, the way you present yourself and your message is
critical to your success. Since 1988,
we have catered to top business
leaders, as well as technical and sales professionals who want
to become extraordinary communicators and stand out from the crowd.
do this through completely customized
private executive speech coaching
presentation skills workshops
at your location
or ours, and sometimes we work together by phone, video, or
As a result of
working together our clients
More confidence and
credibility in front of any group
More success engaging, inspiring, and influencing listeners
More effectiveness telling their stories and transferring their knowledge and vision
More effectiveness exhibiting executive presence indicative
of a world-class leader
More freedom and fun
knowing they're ready to meet the demands of their important
My team and I
know firsthand what it takes to connect with diverse audiences
and have coached professionals, from Savannah to Singapore,
in virtually every field, whether they are addressing employees,
clients, investors, boards of directors, the media, or the
I'm confident that we can help you, too.
I guarantee it.
today and let's have a conversation about your specific needs.
“With the right
tools, the right coach, and the
right support, virtually anyone
can be a
highly effective communicator.” - David Greenberg, President & CEO
Certified Speaking Professional
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Our clients say it best!™
“David helped me get
to the next level in communicating my message.
It makes a big
difference to access a coach like David and get
expert advice on
content and delivery.”
Vice President of Products and Services Boost Mobile, A Sprint Company
“You helped us
communicate with a broad audience through our public speaking
and our webcasts. You invested a
lot of time understanding our organization.
Your coaching was practical, insightful and a tremendous value.
Mark Price, Principal Deloitte Consulting
“Absolutely phenomenal! I typically deliver presentations to 700 – 1000
people. Before working with
David this was incredibly stressful. David has enabled me to create
clear, impactful presentations
and deliver them in a very engaging way that connects with my audience.
The results for my career
and my business, and what I’m able to motivate people to do, have been
Chuck Raup, VP & GM The Hershey Company
“Our group never had better training! Concrete, observable results with quantifiable differences
one presentation to the next.”
Mark Sween, Vice President of Acquisitions GMAC Financial Group
was under a tight deadline to prepare for a major investor
presentation. David expertly coached me through the steps on what makes a
great presentation and how I should deliver it. The presentation
went off without a hitch. Without David's expert guidance,
I'm positive the results would not have been as
Graham Wood, CFO Steelbox Networks, Inc.
I always look for are take-aways -- things that stick with me that I can
use. I got a number of take-always from David that were most
important for my future business.”
Bernie Vogt, President Prudential Real Estate
used to dread listening to my technical team. Now their
presentations are fantastic!”
Lisa Foster, Vice President Sterigenics International
Is it really
Yes, it's true.
The first time I spoke to a
group was back in junior high school—Mrs. Weir’s Sixth-grade
English class. Oral book reports. I approached the front of the
room, clenched the lectern for support and managed to squeak out
five words: "Good afternoon, my name is." I completely froze,
forgot my name, and never even started the book report!
Years later I discovered that if one learns how to
prepare, practice, and truly connect with listeners, public
speaking could be a wonderfully rewarding experience. I studied
the best communicators and, though still nervous, I sought every
opportunity to speak. Eventually I won several speaking
In 1988, Toastmasters International honored me with the
title “State's Best Speech Coach” and my company, Simply
Speaking, Inc.®, was born. Oglethorpe University in Atlanta
hired me to teach their executive presentation skills classes
and people from all types of organizations called me to help
them improve their communication skills. A decade later, the
National Speakers Association honored me with their
highest-earned award, the "Certified Speaking Professional." The
CSP designation is held by less than 7% of the organization’s
4000 professional speakers and it is
your assurance that
you are dealing with a proven professional, dedicated to
During the past two decades I've assembled a stellar team of
coaches. Together we have helped more than 100,000 people from
Savannah to Singapore to develop extraordinary communication
My goal is not to impress you but to impress upon you
that no matter where you or your team may be on the spectrum of
communication skills, with the right tools, the right coach, and the right support, virtually anyone can be a highly
effective and respected communicator.
and let's have a conversation about your needs.
Certified Speaking Professional is the
speaking industry's highest-earned award, held by less than
7% of the National Speakers Association’s 4000 members and
awarded to those with an impeccable track
record of continuing education, outstanding client feedback and
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