Speaker & Training Resources

Speaker & Training Resources

The Bob Pike Group
14530 Martin Dr.
Eden Prairie, MN 55344
952-829-1954; bobpikegroup.com

Contact: Denny Loving (senior sales director)
››› Training, consulting, workshops, certificate programs and resources

ChartHouse Learning
221 River Ridge Cir.
Burnsville, MN 55337
800-328-3789; fishphilosophy.com

Contact: Kris Mauricio (training and events manager)
››› Speakers and facilitators on teaching and training practices

Creatively Speaking
508 Meadow Run Dr. SW
Rochester, MN 55902
507-286-1331; creativelyspeaking.com

Contact: Randall Munson (president)
››› Keynote programs focused on sales, innovation, creativity and humor

Dave Metzen Leadership
273 Salem Church Road
Sunfish Lake, MN 55118
651-455-3020; davemetzenleadership.org

Contact: David Metzen (owner)
››› Keynote presentations specializing in leadership and management practices, board development and executive coaching

Elan Speakers Agency
13733 84th Pl. N
Maple Grove, MN 55369
763-458-9326; elanspeakersagency.com

Contact: Devie Hagen (owner and president)
››› Professional speakers, trainers, event hosts, emcees

2545 Queensland Lane N
Plymouth, MN 55447
612-669-5522; emperform.com

Contact: Rick Speckmann (owner)
››› Leadership and management trends and best practices, employee selection, development, accountability management, and retention

Global Perspective
1048 Legend Blvd.
Stillwater, MN 55082
651-788-1261; globalperspective.info

Contact: Bob Manning (president)
››› Cultural training and global education seminars

GrowthWorks, Inc.
4716 Park Ave. S
Minneapolis, MN 55407
612-824-6663; growthworksinc.com

Contact: Brian McDermott (chief storyteller)
››› Meeting facilitation, strategic planning, change management, executive coaching, team development

Jay Gubrud, INC.
2355 Fairview Ave.
Roseville, MN 55113
651-635-9939; jaygubrud.com

Contact: Jay Gubrud (professional speaker)
››› Keynote speaking, facilitation, consulting and training

John Sweeney and the Brave New Workshop
824 Hennepin Ave.
Minneapolis, MN 55403
612-332-6620; bravenewworkshop.com

Contact: Elena Imaretska (vice president of client services)
››› Keynote speaking and training, custom entertainment, sketch comedy, master of ceremonies, improvisation, custom video and messaging

Minnesota Technology of Participation
3202 Harriet Ave. S
Minneapolis, MN 55408
612-281-6556; mntop.us

Contact: Linda Alton (principal)
››› Training that fosters creative thinking and consensus decision making; facilitation and consulting services

National Speakers Association—Minnesota Chapter
P.O. Box 385037
Bloomington, MN 55438
612-314-3992; nsa-mn.com

Contact: Scott Plum (chapter vice president)
››› Speakers by name or topic in the association’s online database

Nationally Speaking, Inc.
10186 Bald Eagle Tr.
Woodbury, MN 55129
651-735-2080, 877-234-6086; nationallyspeaking.com, minnesotaspeakers.com

Contact: Holly Zelinsky
››› Representing more than 100 local and 300 national speakers, entertainers and emcees

PowerHouse Performance Coaching
Minneapolis, MN
612-644-9292; ph-performance.com

Contact: Jenny Evans (CEO and founder)
››› Keynote presentations, performance coaching; specialize in stress, performance, exercise and health

Preferred Speakers & Entertainment
3513 W 50th St.
Minneapolis, MN 55410
612-929-2277; preferredspeakers.com

Contact: Sheila Harris, Annie Spizale, Katy Burke (partners)
››› Speakers, media personalities, celebrities, sports figures and best-selling authors for meeting planners

1200 Washington Ave. S, Ste. 270
Minneapolis, MN 55415
612-384-0763; sagepresence.com

Contact: Pete Machalek (partner, resident communication expert); Dean Hyers (partner, resident film director)
››› Training for presenting, networking, sales and leadership communication

SBR Worldwide, LLC/Know More!
18540 Beaverwood Rd.
Minnetonka, MN 55345
612-655-3397; samrichter.com

Contact: Charlotte Raybourn
››› Richter teaches business executives how to find information, identify new leads, and provide client value

Secrets of The Golf Whisperer
1564 Stoneridge Cir.
Long Lake, MN 55356
763-513-9285; secretsofthegolfwhisperer.com

Contact: Dan DeMuth
››› Coaching programs, golf and sports performance

Walter Bond Seminars
1161 Wayzata Blvd., Ste. 53
Wayzata, MN 55391
877-796-1500; walterbond.com

Contact: Walter Bond (CEO)
››› Motivational speaking by former U of M Gopher, NBA player and business expert