Inspiring Leadership and Accountability

Your session delivered the perfect message at the perfect time! ‘No more Excuses!’ set the tone for a fast-paced and productive day. Attendees were upbeat and energetic as the rest of our program continued through the afternoon.

Northern Virginia Association of Realtors

Accounting and Banking
  • Association for Financial Professionals
  • Credit Professionals International
  • Heartland Bank
  • Alinma Bank
  • First Natinal Bank
  • Mercantile Community Banking
  • Carl Brown Mortgage
  • St. Louis Chapter of the American Society of CLU & ChFCBKD, LLP
  • Community Bankers Association of Kansas

Associations and Professional Groups
  • FAA Managers AssociationWater & Sewer Distributors of America
  • Executive Women International
  • National Auctioneers Association
  • Texas Ecconomic Development Council
  • International Association of Administrative Professionals
  • World Sign Associates
  • Association of Teleservices International
  • Missouri Association of Legal Secretaries
  • Association of Public Safety
  • National Information Consortium
  • Partners Rx
  • Home Based Women Ent
  • Toastmasters International
  • International Institute of Municipal Clerks
  • Midwest Business Institute
  • Arizona Management Association
  • Texas Nursery & Landscape

You were enthusiastically received by nearly 1,500 remodelers who were eager to hear what you had to say, then return to the worksite to put your words into action… I wish I could say that all of the over 200 speakers I work with annually were as conscientious and fun to work with as you.

National Association Of Home Builders / Remodelers Council

Automotive and Trucking
  • McLane Company
  • American Trucking Association
  • Missouri Trucking Association
  • CEVA
  • PPG Refinish
  • Alliance of Automotive Service Providers-MN
  • Moore Autopiler
As the area’s largest residential real estate company, we recently brought in Sam Silverstein–twice in a 12-month period—to address a large group of associates from our 19 St. Louis area offices. His first presentation, “No More Excuses” contained such a powerful message it became a mantra last year among our senior leadership team. Sam’s second program, “Non-Negotiable”, was equally well-received by our Associates and leadership. With both programs he effectively framed for our group of independent contractors the value of accountability in their personal and professional lives.

Glenn Vatterott, Director of Business Development,
Coldwell Banker / Gundaker
Construction
  • Mechanical Contractors Association of America
  • National Association of Home Builders
  • American Institute of Constructors
  • American Architectural Manufacturers Association
  • American Fence Association
  • Mechanical Service Contractors Association
  • National Kitchen & Bath
  • Midwest Mechanical Contractors, Incorporated
  • Missouri Society of Professional Engineers
  • CECO Building Systems
  • RLM Global Services
  • HMS Enterprises
  • Builder’s Bloc
  • Mead Lumber Company
  • Hanley Wood
  • National Kitchen & Bath
  • Associated General Contractors of Utah
  • Modular Building Institute
  • Minto Group
  • Certified Contractors Network
  • Kansas Asphalt, Inc
  • Marco Sales, Inc.
Convenience and Food Industry
  • Gate Petroleum Company
  • National Advisory Group
  • HMS Host Corp
  • U Gas/Dirt Cheap
  • N Kansas City Food & Nutrition
  • Texas Restaurant Association
  • CSP Information Group
  • Compass Group
Distribution
  • Fleming Companies,Incorporated
  • MFA Oil Company
  • UniGroup
  • Wholesalers Assoc of the NE
  • Amcon Distributing
  • Williams
Education
  • MIT Sload School of Managment
  • University of Miami
  • Washington University
  • Amarillo College
  • Jefferson College
  • East Central College
  • Quincy Conference
  • Enterprise Ohio
  • LA State University
  • University of Missouri Extension
Financial Services
  • AXA
  • Lincoln Financial
  • Financial Women International
  • May Credit Service Center
  • Nat’l Assoc. of Tax Prof
  • Financial Executives Internatinal-KC
  • Country Financial-CC Services
  • HD Vest Financial Services
Franchise
  • 1-800 Dry Clean Inc
  • Caprotti’s Sandwich Shop
  • Golden Corral
  • 1-800-BoardUp
  • Z Coil

Government Organizations
  • NY Office of the State Comptroller
  • Lubbock Economic Development Association
  • Arizona Fire Chiefs Association
  • Gila River Fire Dept
  • Jefferson County Growth & Development Association
  • Buffalo Grove Chamber of Commerce
  • Shreveport Chamber of Commerce
  • Joplin Area Chamber of Commerce
  • St. Charles Chamber of Commerce
  • Quincy Area Chamber of Commerce
  • Illinois Association of Chamber of Commerce Executives
  • Mt. Vernon Chamber of Commerce
  • Missouri Community Service Com
  • St Charles City Clerks Office
  • Columbia Chamber of Commerce
  • Missouri Probation & Parole

Your keynote address was inspiring, funny and one of the most entertaining I’ve ever heard. I have received numerous comments from attendees and they seem to agree that it was one of the best ever! Coming from this group, that is quite a compliment.

Executive Director
Optimists International

Health Care
  • American Dietetic Association
  • Life Care Centers of America
  • American Association of Healthcare Administrative Management
  • National HealthCare Corporation
  • National Kidney Foundation
  • Kaweah Delta Health Care
  • Delta District Hospital
  • Clinical Laboratory Management Association
  • Association for Healthcare Philanthropy
  • Missouri Assisted Living Association
  • Clinical Laboratory Management Association
  • American Diabetes Association
  • Consorta
  • Arkansas Pharmacists Association
  • American Diabetes Association
  • AOAC International
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Missouri
  • Health Industry Distributors Assn
  • Barnes Hospital
  • Bio Tech X-ray, Inc
  • Southern Illinois Health Care
  • Right at Home
  • Fact Right
Human Resources
  • Society for Human Resource Management
  • American Staffing Association
  • National Human Resources Association
  • National Management Association
  • Resource Associates Corp
  • Adminstaff
  • SHRM-Lubbock
  • Asia HRD Congress
  • HR Summit – Singapore
Employee turnover in our industry is very high. Our turnover last year was 32% but two other major companies in our industry had turnover of 100% and 300% respectively. I credit our lower turnover to the quality of the organizational culture that we created by working with Sam Silverstein.
Vince Lubben
President, Verizon Wireless World

  

Incentives Organizations
  • Promotional Products Association
  • MMS Incentives
  • CYRK

  

Insurance
  • AFLAC, Inc
  • Prudential Insurance Company
  • Lincoln Financial
  • Alliance of American Insurers
  • Alliance of American Insurers Underwriters
  • Missouri ASsociation of Insurance Agents
  • American Fidelity Assurance Company
  • DFB Insurance
  • LRJ Holdings
Leadership
  • Leadership Amarillo & Canyon
  • The Alternative Board
  • Leadership Borger
  • TEC
  • Non-Profit Leadership Center
  • WTAMU Enterprise Center
  • Vistage
Legal Services and Law Firms
  • Newman, Freyman, Klein & Gamache
  • NALS, Inc.
  • Nestle Purina
  • Sprouse Shrader Smith
Meeting & Hospitality
  • Meeting Professionals International
  • Society of Government Meeting Professionals
  • Hospitality Sales and Marketing Association International
  • Professional Convention Management Association
  • National Speakers Association
  • Kansas Society of Association Executives
  • Arkansas Society of Association Executives
  • Northern California Society of Association Executives
  • Missouri Society of Association Executives
  • Society of Gov’t Meeting Planners
  • Michigan Society of Association Executives
  • South Florida MPI
  • New England MPI
  • Kansas City MPI
  • St Louis MPI
  • Missouri Society of Association Executives
  • Sterling Events Company
  • Melia Hotel
Manufacturing & Mining
  • Kraft Foods
  • Monsanto
  • Chevron Phillips Chemical Company
  • Plexus
  • Sealed Air
  • TVS & Sons
  • Navistar
  • PuroSystems
  • Plexus
  • Nice Pak
  • Milk Specialties
  • Armacell
  • Gallo Worldwide
  • SIPCO (Pepsi Bottler)
  • Great Basin Gold
Medical
  • Pfizer Inc
  • MGMA
  • American Dental Education Association
  • Penn Dental Medicine
  • Golden Plains Hospital
Military Organizations and Defense Contractors
  • Lockheed Martin
  • US Air Force
  • B&W Pantex
Not for Profit
  • Optimist International
  • Hillel Foundation
  • Missouri Special Olympics
  • JCC of South Florida
  • Missouri Division of Family Services
Real Estate
  • Re/Max
  • Missouri Association of Realtors
  • Coldwell Banker/Gundaker
  • North Virginia Association of Realtors
  • CoreNet Global
Retail
  • Petsmart
  • North American Retail Dealers Association
  • National Electronic Service
  • Dealers Association
  • American Rental Association
  • Marine Retailers
Sales and Marketing
  • PI Worldwide
  • Nu Skin
  • SME of Sioux Falls
  • UniGroup
  • Wireless World/Verizon
  • Sales & Marketing Executives International
  • SME of Sioux Falls
  • Young Entrepreneurs Organization of Philadelphia
  • Young Entrepreneurs Organization of Chicago
Technology
  • HP
  • NetApp
  • Sunquest Users Group, Inc.
  • Syntellect, Incorporated
  • CEA
  • Areva
  • InterSystems Corporation
  • Independent Computer Consultants Association
  • National Association of Inventory Services
Telecommunications
  • Lucent Technologies
  • Communications Officials
  • McLeod USA
Utilities
  • Illinova University – Illinois Power
  • Red Simpson, Inc.
  • Nat’l Rural Electric Coop Assoc
  • Red Simpson
  • Missouri Rural Water Association
  • Westar Energy
  • Manitoba Hydro
  • NCM Associates
Youth:
  • Future Business Leaders of America
  • DECA
Quality Control:
  • Contact 9000

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