Since 2001, Clay has impacted the lives of thousands of people. Due to his unique delivery style and engaging stage presence, Clay has been ranked as the #1 Motivational Speaker in his homestate of Oklahoma (Gigmastes.com). Throughout his career he has shared the stage with some of the nations top CEO's and the New York Times Best Selling Author, Gary Vaynerchuck. Clay has been featured on CBS affiliates, ABC affiliates, FOX affiliates and in numerous publications. He has become known nationwide as The Millionaire Schoolteacher.
“Spot on, relevant and actionable TODAY. Phenomenal ability to connect with the audience! You should have him come speak to your group!” Jill Pratt, Brookside Studios, OKC, OK
"We are so excited to have you back speaking to our Franchise Owners. Kim announced this at our last directors’ meeting and called you 'the best speaker she has ever heard.' Thought you’d like to hear that." Karen, Assistant Area Director, Fred Astaire Dance Studios, Hartford, CT
"Prior to our conference, Clay was very attentive and excited about visiting our chapter. During his presentation, our members were engaged the entire time. He was funny, energetic, entertaining and informative. His personal stories were relatable so he was able to touch individuals on another level. I know that our members walked away with valuable information about accepting change and growth in their personal and professional lives." Latoya Scott, Society of Government Meeting Professionals, Event Planner, Austin, TX
"I truly feel you are what we needed for this event! While this is a big commitment for us, your offer to follow up with our Board has been priceless to us. Meeting with Larry and I and some of our board members after the event, was a blessing to have your advice and leadership in how we can move this association forward." Carla Sonntag, New Mexico Business Coalition
“Clay was very helpful. He was energetic and able to hold the crowds attention. He gave us tools that we could take back to our working environment. You should DEFINITELY hire Clay to speak at your event. He was very helpful and motivating.” Kellie Bird, Lakeside Chiropractic
“Very relevant information on explaining the realities of building a culture (as a leader). If you are looking for someone to come speak, call me and I’ll give you Clay’s number!” G. Kirby Clements, DUIT Construction, Kansas City, MO
“Clay is an excellent presenter, especially for entry level and middle management audiences, his energy and enthusiasm levels are top notch, I would recommend 100%.” Shane Alford, Sr. Employee Development Specialist, Missouri Department of Transportation, Jefferson City, MO
“Right on target! Perfect for our situation. Clay was excellent and the best thing was that he tailored it for our situation/group. My recommendation for other people considering hiring Clay: ‘DO IT!’.” Daniel Housley, Marco Industries, Tulsa, Ok
"I can’t say thank you enough for the presentation that you offered us at today’s meeting. I personally (who has already seen you before) was able to take away even more this time. Particularly from the ideas that you speak so passionately about (and animated! HA!)….and I LOVE that in a meeting. Actually, I believe that the whole room gained an understanding about themselves that maybe they knew but hadn’t really “brought to light” before." Kim Cox, Ozark Gateway Association of REALTORS, CEO
Clays topics are Motivation, Leadership and Business HR.
SO BOOK CLAY NOW!! Your event will be REMARKABLE, YOU CAN CHECK THIS OFF YOUR "TO DO LIST" AND YOU CAN GET BACK TO WORK!! Clay will make it happen!
"Clay, you were the best speaker we've had! You had so much energy. Your information was very helpful – I wish I had about 6 of our employees here to hear this."
Crystal Crockett, Executive Director, Bixby Chamber of Commerce
"Clay, we have got to get you to come do a workshop for us. So many of our employees need to hear this."
J. Carol Taylor, McGraw CRP
“Clay is an amazing speaker. He relates so well. You can't go wrong having him come speak!” Janna Eremita, Employees Federal Credit Union
“The best thing was his enthusiasm and real time examples. He's worth it!” Lindsay Cunningham, Integrated Business Technologies
“Great speaker! Book him!!” Tracey Warland, Wells Fargo
Options that may be included in Clay's presentation are:
1. High energy music to engage the crowd
2. A Pre-Event 30 second promotional video tailored to your event that you may email to your guests where Clay gives a short synopsis of his speaking points and invites people to come. (Very Effective!)
3. A dynamic and inspirational speaking/video presentation
4. An educational message that will equip participants to be successful
5. Humorous audience participation and engagement
6. Notes for each participant
7. An unforgettable "Purple Cow" (Seth Godin reference) experience that everyone will be talking about.
8. A Take away item for each participant including action items from your event
9. Follow up contact with each participant to support your event
10. "Grow - The Field Guide To Personal Growth" - Clay's latest book that reveals the Six Practical Steps To Personal Development
Clay Staires has years of experience speaking and motivating others. He speaks across the nation for National Business Conferences, National Sales Teams, Global Companies, State-wide employee workshops, High School Assemblies, Leadership Conferences, Graduations and Baccalaureates, Church Services, , Chamber's of Commerce, Fundraisers, Summer Camps, National Conferences, Regional Student Council Workshops, and many more!