Clay stepped onto the speaking circuit in 2012 and within 10 months he was ranked the #1 Motivational Speaker in his home state! BOOM! He has shared the stage with Mark King, CEO of TailorMade and Gary Vaynerchuk, NYT Bestselling Author and Social Media Expert.
So, you are planning your event and you want to make sure your speaker is entertaining, inspiring and FUN (and easy to work with)! YOU WANT TO GIVE PEOPLE SOMETHING THEY'LL ENJOY, AND EVEN USE! Plus, you want to get the big pat on the back for the speaker you booked. Right?
Clay can provide an electric experience filled with entertainment, engagement and encouragement that ignites the desires and passions of your group.
He strives to meet three goals with every group he has the honor to meet: BE FUN, BE RELEVANT, BE ENTERTAINING AND BE INSPIRING!
OK, that's Four! It's a bonus!!
“Spot on, relevant and actionable TODAY. Phenomenal ability to connect with the audience! You should have him come speak to your group!” Jill Pratt, Brookside Studios
“Refreshing and Informational. Clay is inspirational and energetic” Chris Barton, Osage Casinos
“Clay was a very dynamic speaker! What a great topic!” Kristin Ware, Kazoo Marketing
SO BOOK CLAY NOW!! Your event will be REMARKABLE, YOU CAN CHECK THIS OFF YOUR "TO DO LIST" AND YOU CAN GET BACK TO WORK!! Clay will make it happen!
Clay's messages center around MOTIVATING YOUR PEOPLE TO GROW AND MOVE FORWARD WITH YOUR BUSINESS! He has a very unique gift for building strong, successful teams. People resist change so if your company (or group) is in the midst of transition or if you are simply needing to LIGHT A FIRE inside your workforce, Clay can help get your group on board and become willing to embrace sacrifice "for the sake of the team". Clay knows how to inspire people to accomplish BIG things. His athletic teams were State Champions multiple years and he was awarded the Missouri State Coach of the Year for three consecutive years. Clay is able to talk about LIFE TRANSITION and ORGANIZATIONAL TRANSITIONS in a very thoughtful and meaningful AND HUMOROUS way. He takes his audience on a journey of discovery and enjoyment.
"Clay, you were the best speaker we've had! You had so much energy. Your information was very helpful – I wish I had about 6 of our employees here to hear this."
Crystal Crockett, Executive Director, Bixby Chamber of Commerce
"Clay, we have got to get you to come do a workshop for us. So many of our employees need to hear this."
J. Carol Taylor, McGraw CRP
“Clay is an amazing speaker. He relates so well. You can't go wrong having him come speak!” Janna Eremita, Employees Federal Credit Union
Professional, unique, engaging and very humorous, Clay Staires speaks nationally in front of groups that come together to be inspired, encouraged, motivated and challenged. His humor and interactive style draws an audience in and holds their attention all the way through a climactic ending that involves powerful personal decisions to engage in life, to embrace job responsibilities and to enjoy their work!
“The best thing was his enthusiasm and real time examples. He's worth it!” Lindsay Cunningham, Integrated Business Technologies
“Great speaker! Book him!!” Tracey Warland, Wells Fargo
Clay spent 10 years as the Executive Director of an established non-profit organization and spoke to many groups about how to reignite their staff and how to rally large groups of volunteers to your mission as well as mentoring other directors through the emotional roller coaster ride of fundraising and administrating a passion.
Options that may be included in Clay's presentation are:
1. High energy music to engage the crowd
2. A Pre-Event 30 second promotional video tailored to your event that you may email to your guests where Clay gives a short synopsis of his speaking points and invites people to come. (Very Effective!)
3. A dynamic and inspirational speaking/video presentation
4. An educational message that will equip participants to be successful
5. Humorous audience participation and engagement
6. Notes for each participant
7. An unforgettable "Purple Cow" (Seth Godin reference) experience that everyone will be talking about.
8. A Take away item for each participant including action items from your event
9. Follow up contact with each participant to support your event
10. "Grow - The Field Guide To Personal Growth" - Clay's latest book that reveals the Six Practical Steps To Personal Development
Clay Staires has years of experience speaking and motivating others. He speaks across the nation for National Business Conferences, National Sales Teams, Global Companies, State-wide employee workshops, High School Assemblies, Leadership Conferences, Graduations and Baccalaureates, Church Services, , Chamber's of Commerce, Fundraisers, Summer Camps, National Conferences, Regional Student Council Workshops, and many more!