TIM GARD

THIS SPEAKER'S SET FEE PLACES HIM/HER WITHIN THE RANGE OF:

$7,501 to $15,000
 
TRAVELS FROM: Colorado

VIDEOS:

SPEECH TITLES AND/OR TOPICS   Click Here for Detailed Description

  • Developing a Comic Vision® (keynote)
  • Change the Game (workshop)
  • Leadership: the Tao of Humor (workshop / breakout session)

Categories

Balanced Living | Humor | Management | Stress Management | Teamwork | Leadership

Biography

Tim Gard, CSP, CPAE, is a tears-in-your-eyes-laugh-out-loud speaker who teaches people to be more resilient and resourceful, and coaches businesses on how to enhance productivity and employee enthusiasm. Tim provides amazing take-home value delivered with his one-of-a-kind presentation style.

As a keynote speaker, he ensures every event starts with a bang and/or concludes with everyone sharing a renewed, positive sense of purpose.

Tim has achieved some of the highest honors and recognition in his industry, including CPAE, (Council of Peers Award for Excellence) Speaker Hall of Fame Member—an elite recognition shared by fewer than 150 speakers worldwide. He has received the CSP, (Certified Speaking Professional) the highest earned designation of the National Speakers Association. Tim was also selected by Meeting Planners Magazine as one of the “best speakers ever seen or heard on the main stage.”

Tim’s down-to-earth style and real-life humor leaves a lasting impression that audiences will benefit from for years to come. His skillful use of ordinary items in extraordinary ways and extraordinary items in everyday ways make him one of the most popular main stage speakers on the platform today.

Becoming more resilient is not about telling jokes or laughing at everything. Instead of making light of serious issues, Tim shines a light on unseen possibilities for solutions to difficult situations. He demonstrates how to be professional, yet light-hearted throughout all his programs. Tim’s keynotes consistently deliver on these two promises: A hilarious shared experience, and take-home value that improves performance and workplace attitude.

As a business speaker, Tim shows leaders how to enhance productivity and employee enthusiasm using his humor stress diffusion tactics in everyday situations. He facilitates an unforgettable experience that improves the quality of interactions. At the same time, he’s instilling an enthusiasm for non-malicious mischief that no one should live without! 

For two decades, Tim has provided hilariously entertaining, fast-paced, and informative programs from Texas to Tasmania. His universal message translates to a diverse range of audiences of every size.

An internationally recognized authority on stress reduction and conflict resolution, Tim’s easy-to-implement techniques provide audiences with ways to diffuse, deal with, and even avoid intensely stressful encounters. When relating to business leaders, Tim “walks his talk” as a successful business owner himself for more than 20 years.  Before starting his business, he worked in the Sales Industry, as well as State and Federal Government in Human Services, as a fraud investigator and is a navy veteran.

Tim Gard is the author of Just Plane Funny and My Policy Manual and co-author of Motivational Leaders and Humor Me, Tim also offers his own line of “stress buster” tools that are marketed worldwide.

BOOKS    Search For A Book

  • To Prop or Not to Prop: If, When, and How to Use Props in Your Presentations (2005)
  • Just Plane Funny (2001)

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