Brad is CEO of the Personal Performance Partnership, LLC, a multi-faceted company built on using Brad's spiritual gifts to enhance the lives of others: writing, speaking, and empowering those around him to be the best they can be! Brad combines over 25 years of live performance experience in radio, television, and stage events, with a razor sharp wit and powerful messages designed to entertain and inform audiences of all types. Variety is the hallmark of Brad's presentations, and he has spoken to over 50,000 people in settings as diverse as: corporate and convention speaking; sales and management training; Chamber of Commerce/Rotary Club events; church groups; networking organizations; college/university workshops; job seeker seminars, HR/staffing professionals meetings; drug/alcohol rehab center workshops; commencement addresses; and even the "Pink Slip Tour" sponsored by Virgin Mobile wihch made stops in Miami, Orlando, Jacksonville, Atlanta, Detroit and Minneapolis.
He created the VOWELS concept (Attitude, Energy, Effort, Integrity, Intensity, Outlook, & Uniqueness) for his sales team, and the success it created spawned workshops, seminars, keynotes, a website and his first book. Brad's fast-selling book Improve Your VOWELS, Improve Your Career! The A,E,I,O,U's of Finding Your Perfect Job! has empowered and inspired thousands of job seekers since its release in 2010 and has now sold on 3 continents! Brad's fast selling new book Reach YOUR Peak! Become CEO of Your Success! was released in 2015 in traditional and e-book formats and takes the VOWELS back into the success space where they were born. The book is the catalyst for Brad's latest workshop series called "Reach YOUR Peak!" and is the roadmap for business professionals to become the CEO of their success in the year ahead.
Brad brings his extensive experience, creativity, dynamic personality, humor, and unique style to every presentation and appearance. He crafts customized programs that will give your organization a rewarding, engaging experience - specifically tailored to your audience and is a member of the Association for Talent Development (ATD/NEFL) and Jacksonville Regional Chamber of Commerce. Brad is also a cancer survivor and speaks on life focus topics like "Living Urgently Without Being Frantic" and more.
"Brad, you immediately connect with your audience and your energy keeps it fun and motivating!" - Stacy Cruikshank, Florida Bank
"Your enthusiasm helped turn my attitude around - thank you!" - Michelle Blazevic, job seeker
"Thanks for the high energy and very informative presentation - I plan to THRIVE using the great tools you presented!" - Mary Reilly, Drees Homes
"The VOWELS can teach us all about how we need to run our business!" - Rene Carter, Family Abbey Carpet & Floor
"Kudos for providing a powerful and inspirational message - it was eye opening!" - Michael Martin, job seeker
"Brad, you are a rock star! Look forward to sharing a stage with you again soon!" - Carlos Gil, CEO JobsDirectUSA