Some of Bob’s satisfied customers include Fortune 500 companies, private businesses and the US government. Born and raised in Alaska, Robert is recognized today as one of the greatest public speakers of our time. His distinctive presentations are highly regarded and sought after by event planners all over the country. The acclaim and success Olsen enjoys today didn’t come easily; he went from presenting at small venues such as local universities and professional groups to making presentations to the US military, Fortune 500 companies, and other government agencies. Olsen’s hard earned skills and crowd pleasing mastery and expertise, combined with an unwavering drive and determination have made him one of the premier speakers out there.
The foundation of his presentations is his own experience gained through a tremendous and varied working life. He flew for the US Navy, ran a rescue boat for the US Coast Guard, worked as a firefighter and police officer. Some of his more unique experience includes working undercover as a Special Agent with the Drug Enforcement Administration, training Navy boarding teams to secure ports and to intercept and neutralize threats on the open ocean, and searching for our missing world war II service members.