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Scott Friedman is two-time past president of the Colorado Chapter of the National Speakers Association and has earned the CSP (Certified Speaking Professional) designation by the National Speakers Association. He serves on its board of directors as president-elect.
After graduating from Southern Methodist University in 1982 with a degree in Marketing and a minor in Psychology, Scott Friedman worked as marketing director for Duff's Smorgasbord, a national food chain. After developing many successful promotional programs to increase sales he moved on to other sales and marketing opportunities. For the next several years he became one of the top salespeople for AB Hirschfeld Press, the largest printing company west of the Mississippi. He then entered public speaking as marketing director of SpeechMasters, a company that trains lawyers, public speakers and executives in effective presentation skills. Scott Friedman doubled their business by carving out new market niches while, at the same time, receiving acclaimed speech training. He became a full-time professional speaker in 1986, and has been sharing practical ideas and how to techniques on sales motivation, humor, and creating results.
Scott Friedman has discovered a way to instantly connect with almost any audience, regardless of age, creed, or gender. Humor creates an immediate bond, says Scott. With the precision of a surgeon, Scott Friedman uses humor to remove negative, non-productive feelings and install a positive, fresh approach towards work, relationships, and life!
A nationally recognized professional, Scott Friedman speaks over 100 times each year to companies, associations, and youth. His book, Using Humor for a Change, is full of great ideas to lighten-up the workload. His unique ability to compose humorous poetry on the spot adds a dimension to his presentation that any group will long remember. His improvisational comedy training, quick wit, and thought-provoking material make Scott Freidman a master at holding the attention of his audience. He customizes all programs to meet the specific needs of each group. Scott Friedman is perfect for kick-offs, closings, lunches and midnight snacks.
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