Donny Crandell outspoke 32,000 contestants to become one of the top ten speakers in the world in 2016.
As a gifted communicator, author, magician and motivational speaker, Donny has learned the secret to powerful communication - Audience Connection. If it's communicating with 1 or 1,000 people, Donny knows how to engage his audience in an entertaining, inspirational and personal way. Donny believes that all good communication revolves around the concept of Audience Connection. Donny has a diverse speaking background. As a teacher, chaplain, magician and motivational speaker, he has spoken to all ages and ocassions. From speaking in churches to school assemblies to military gatherings to professional organizations, Donny leaves a lasting impression on audiences and has a 90% call-back rate. He speaks with warmth, passion and clarity. It's his conviction that the secret to strong marriages, successful businesses, healthy organizations and even growing friendships is the ability to connect with each other. In his latest book entitled, Audience Connexion, he develops five themes to help any person connect with their audience: Being Natural - Being Likable - Being Confident - Being Disciplined - Being Grateful.
As a Top Ten Finalist in the 2016 World Championship of Public Speaking, Donny has learned how to adapt his message to any target audience. He commonly says, "Making the audience feel valued and special is what engages them into my presentation or speech." His high call-back rate is proof that he's skilled in connecting with any type or size of audience. As a professional speaker, talented entertainer, military chaplain and successful leader, he knows the importance of engaging and connecting with his audience. Donny believes in what he speaks about and maintains that sincerity, transparency and personableness are essential for effective communication. He famously says, "A well delivered speech can transform a life, inspire an audience and shape a nation." Not only does he believe that...he lives it.
- Audience Connexion - Just released - available on Amazon
- World Championship of Public Speaking Finalist (Top-Ten) 2017
- World Championship of Public Speaking Semi-Finalist Champion - 2017
- World Championship of Public Speaking Semi Finalist - 2016
- 2017 - Accredited Speaker Designation with Toastmasters international. There's only 75 Accredited Speakers in the world and Donny is number 71