Darryl Ross - Author & Motivational Speaker

Motivational Speaker from Orlando, FL - Will travel up to 500 miles
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True motivational trainers with a call to action are hard to come by, and Darryl is one of the elite few. Darryl's skills have been honed over 20 years, and he is now a highly sought-after author, speaker, and trainer. He has found his passion in motivating team members and helping organizations improve their leadership & customer service.
Darryl Ross is a former Fox 5 news reporter and one of the most requested motivational trainers. He has appeared on numerous TV Shows including PBS, E! Entertainment Channel, and the Travel Channel. Darryl facilitates workshops for Corporations, Associations, Colleges, & High Schools using proven success principles and real world strategies.

Darryl Ross has provided keynotes, presentations, and trainings throughout the country....in addition, his programs are certified by the Workforce Investment Board (WIB). Recently, he was the Keynote Speaker for the Coca-Cola Leadership Expo, DC Government, the Virginia Business Education Conference, University of Central Florida, and the Loudoun Water Leadership Conference.

Keynote & Training Topics include:

Leadership * Managing Change & Conflict * Extraordinary Customer Service * Sales & Staff Motivation * The Power of Attitude

We can choose to be mediocre, good, or Extraordinary! It all starts with our Attitude! Darryl Ross shares the roadmap to high achievement!

Keynotes include:

*Leadership & Motivation
*Effective Customer Service & Guest Service Excellence
*Managing Change & Conflict in the Workplace
*The Power of Enthusiasm & Positive Projection
*Overcoming Adversity & Objections
Humor, and much more...
Darryl Ross has given hundreds of presentations for groups of 10 people to 1000! From High Schools and Colleges, to Military Bases and Fortune 500 Companies. He is the author of the motivational book & CD “Be Extraordinary” and a contributing author to the book “Jumpstart your Success."

Recent Corporate Clients Include:

Best Buy, Verizon Wireless, SHRM, BB&T Bank, Ford, DCHR, Wyndham Vacation Resorts, Sprint, AT&T, Washington Gas, Loudoun Water, National Guard Yellow Ribbon Event, Quantico Marine Corps. Base-TAP

Recent College & Youth Clients Include:

University of Central Florida, Devry University, Howard University, Norfolk State, College of Southern Nevada, Andre Agassi College Preparatory Academy, Fairfax County Government Teen Center, Arizona's Young Scholar's Academy, YWCA-DC, & Hernando County Public Schools.


Recent Testimonials:

“What can we say about Mr. Ross? An author, TV personality, consummate professional, and the utmost motivator! Over and over again, Darryl shows us how to remove the dirt and grime from our lenses, adjust our mindsets, and push ourselves to be better in the workplace and at home. Emotional health is as important a spoke in the overall employee health as any other. And his presentation at the Health Expo on fulfillment was the best one ever. Do you really know how to achieve fulfillment? Do you know the reasons we succeed or fail? These are just some of the things he touched on in Friday's Expo. If you've ever had the chance to hear him speak you know he offers pinpoint information on ways to stay focused, set goals, and improve our lives.”

Catrina M. Jones, Esq. | Chief of Staff | Department of Consumer & Regulatory Affairs | Government of the District of Columbia 1100 4th Street SW, 5th Floor | Washington, DC 20024 |

"If you're looking to motivate, inspire, and empower your audience, then you need to hire my friend Darryl Ross. He has a great heart and truly cares about making a positive difference in the lives of others!"
James Malinchak - Featured on ABC's "Secret Millionaire" and Co-Author, "Chicken Soup for the College Soul


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Darryl Ross was amazing. He was engaging, energetic, and entertaining. He really was intuitive with the Tampa Bay Way. He did his research of our company to ensure he presented what we were asking for. Before the event, he contacted us several times and returned any communication we sent in a timely manner. Our team loved him and would recommend him for any event you may have.

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Darryl was well received by our attendees. We received all positive feedback. What struck me particularly was the time he took to "personalize" his session to specifically relate to our organization and attendees, rather than just presenting a 'cookie cutter". He was a joy to work with; professional, warm and extremely accommodating. I look forward to working with Darryl again in the near future!

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I highly recommend Darryl Ross. His preparation for the event was unparalleled and it showed in his speech. Darryl is a mix of motivational speaking and business training, wrapped in a dynamic personality. Everyone was engaged throughout his time and have since inquired if we can have him present at future events. I am highly satisfied with his performance. Thank you.

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Darryl was wonderful! We worked together prior to the event so that he could learn a little about our company and our leadership's motivation needs. It was obvious that Darryl did his own research prior to the event as he spoke about our stores and our business. He was extremely professional, energetic, and knowledgeable about the topic. Our leaders loved how engaging he was and very approachable. We wanted the session to last all day! I have had employees contacting me all day via email or by just stopping me in the hall to share with me how much they enjoyed Darryl's session. I highly recommend Darryl Ross!!!

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Darryl did an outstanding presentation! My company is undergoing a lot of changes this year and he was able to deliver a humorous perspective on managing change. Darryl gave employees new ways to look at and deal with change. I even heard people talking about his presentation days after his visit. His presentation definitely motivates people to alter how they perceive and react to change…I personally did. Thanks Darryl!

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Darryl was the perfect speaker after a dull stockholders meeting. He was able to tailor his topics to fit matters relevant to our company. He was also very professional and had a good grasp of management issues. Additionally, and perhaps most importantly, his use of humor help keep everyone's attention and made the evening enjoyable. Keith Appenzeller, CEO King Engineering Associates, Inc.

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First, I want to say including a speaker in our sales/operations kick off meeting was last minute. I was amazed at how quickly Darryl understood our business and could tailor his presentation to both our industry and what the organization is currently experiencing. He was knowledgeable, energetic and engage everyone throughout the entire presentation. The session was 2 weeks ago and employees are still talking about it and referencing some of the things we learned. We were beyond pleased and cannot wait to work with him again.

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Darryl was awesome!! We enjoyed him so much we hope to have him back again soon!!

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Mr. Ross gave three engaging presentations through cultivating students curiousity, encouraging determination, focus, and hard work to promote social and emotional well being. Look forward to having him visit MCPS in the future!

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We were looking for a speaker for our event to have fun with group, give the group a motivational "charge", and give us a new perspective. His presentation was fresh and enlightening and the entire group really enjoyed day! We got exactly what we were looking for!

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