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Ryan Avery    

Youngest World Champion of Public Speaking in History; Addresses Leadership & Strategic Communication Issues in His Keynotes

In 2012, Ryan Avery became the youngest World Champion of Public Speaking in history, competing against 30,000 people from 116 countries to win the World Championship of Public Speaking hosted by Toastmasters International.

Since then, Avery has devoted himself to speaking to businesses, addressing leadership and strategic communication issues facing today’s leaders in his keynotes.

He excels at making teams more efficient, effective, and energized and shifting communication in your organization to help foster creativity, strategy, and collaboration.

Avery is also a bestselling author, with books including "Speaker Leader Champion: How to Succeed at Work Through the Power of Public Speaking" and "Motivating Millennials: How to Recognize, Recruit and Retain the Next Generation of Leaders."

Avery is a philanthropist, having co-founded 31 Days of Kindness. He donates 10% of his profits to charities like Girls, Inc., HOBY, and The Action Center.

In his free time, Avery enjoys preparing for and competing in Ironman races.

Speech Topics


Go From A to THE®: Stop Being A Leader. Start Being THE Leader!

Today’s world is competitive, innovative, and seriously fast-paced. When we are serious about growing our business, it is no longer acceptable to offer A product, A solution or even be A Leader. Today’s consumers, employees, and followers want THE product, THE solution and THE leader to follow. When we want to eliminate our competition, set record sales, motivate others to action and produce solutions that actually matter, it’s time to go from A to THE. Ryan Avery is the right speaker to deliver these game-changing, life-magnifying strategies that allow audience members to step up to achieve next-level results.

What will you learn? • The strategic communication strategies top leaders use around the world to persuade, engage, and retain top talent and customers • The strategic storytelling strategies that masterfully allow leaders to connect across diverse generations and cultures • The strategic leadership strategies top entrepreneurs use that differentiate you from your competition and getting people to take action

How to Recruit and Retain the Next Generation of Leaders

The clock is ticking. By 2025, more than 60% of your consumer and employee base will be people of a younger generation. What that means for us is that the time is now to ensure our team has the skills and strategies to effectively communicate, motivate, engage and sell our products, services, and business to this significant demographic. Ryan Avery dives right in and shares with audiences the top strategies pulled from his best-selling book, Motivating Millennials. What your team will learn: • The significant difference between Managing your team verses Motivating them and the real reason one is costing you money, substantial headaches and energy • The super-efficient way to expertly identify the next group of leaders who will grow your legacy and take your company to the next level in sales and significance • How to deploy the simple, yet little-known solutions for turning the next generation into your top marketing allies and source of sales and referrals Get ready to turn your frustration into their motivation and how to blow the lid off this extraordinary market segment we call Millennials.

Connect More. Convince Less.™

What’s costing your team members the sale? The win? In most cases, they are missing relevant connection! They might not know how to weave the communication threads necessary to build the relationships that help to form customers for life. The kind of relationships that not only buy – but also refer. That’s where Ryan Avery brings out the game-changers. He challenges sales audiences to stop “convincing” and start connecting with the clients, customers, and prospects that will grow your company to new levels of success. What will your sales team learn? • How to effectively communicate for today’s consumers • How to build bridges using the right words, stories, and messaging to actively engage customers in the buying and referral process • How to easily navigate generational and cultural hurdles to ensure we connect with people from a broad diversity of backgrounds • What it takes to develop followers who will remain loyal, even in today’s competitive market Get ready to learn new sales strategies that sharpen your skills and create customers for life.

Accelerate Your Achievements

It’s an exciting time to step away from mediocrity and step into the truly big goals that make us want to hit the ground running every day. The problem? Most people don’t have a map from how they will get from BIG GOAL creation to BIG GOAL realization. Ryan is the leader’s GPS to success and uses his proprietary 4D Success Model™ to take you to the next level in sales, leadership, and strategic communication. He shows you the turn-by-turn guidance every step of the way from helping people decide what they want, design the plan to get there, develop the skills needed to make it happen and deliver the results that you have always wanted! What you will learn? • Strategies you can actually implement to take your idea and make it come to life • Owning the mindset that energizes momentum and the ability to find crystal-clear clarity for what you want and what it takes to get across the finish line • The Dream BIG attitude and how we all can improve the way we think, act and communicate our ideas to inspire others to action • What to do after you accomplish your BIG dream and how to keep the motivation alive Get ready to accomplish your BIG dreams! When you’re ready to be bold, to fuel goals, to inspire success, avoid roadblocks and easily navigate the best possible track for realizing your goals, book Ryan Avery and make your next event, THE event.

Dive Deeper with Chelsea & Ryan Avery: Navigating the Entrepreneurial World in Tandem

Relationships are complex. The entrepreneurial lifestyle can be intense. Being successful and feeling fulfilled in both takes a unique blend of communication strategies, goal setting and a lot of perseverance! Much like a successful business, fulfilling and lasting relationships don’t happen by chance, it is by making conscious choices. Get clear on goal setting and designing your best life, together. In this insightful and value-filled workshop, Chelsea and Ryan Avery share exactly what it takes to build the best marriage with your spouse while also being an entrepreneur (or married to one). They provide unique and balanced strategies that make the journey as obstacle-free and intentional as possible. What will you learn? • The processes and paths Chelsea and Ryan Avery have implemented to successfully navigate growing their business in tandem for over a decade • Insights and ideas gathered from working with couples from around the globe that have already identified the red flags and rough spots • Boundary-setting that helps you both keep the peace • Real-world smart solutions and time-tested strategies to ensure BOTH your business, family and your marriage thrive throughout the process Get ready to invest in your business AND your marriage so you can enjoy all parts of your life and thrive at home and at work.

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