This evening is one not-to-be missed. All you have ever wanted to know and more on speaking internationally and dealing with Associations. As speakers who have a variety of gifts…especially the gift of sharing their knowledge and inspiring others, we are going to be entertained, inspired and in awe of these top speakers. Never before have we had a meeting like this and that’s what makes it so exciting. Unlike most PSA events, this one will have not 1, not 2, but 3 speakers being brought directly from different corners of the earth. Take the time to read all about the speakers below. We can’t wait to see you at this International evening.
6:00pm - 6:30pm Dinner is Served
6:30pm - 6:45pm Welcome and 10 Minutes in the Spotlight
6:45pm - 7:30pm Speaker 1 - Lindsay Adams CSP
7:30pm - 8:15pm Speaker 2 - Gil Petersil
8:15pm - 8:30pm Dessert Break
8:30pm - 9:15pm Speaker 3 - Ed Rigsbee CSP
Speaker 1: Lindsay Adams CSP
Lindsay Adams is a practiced speaking professional, workshop facilitator and business relationship specialist. With over 20 years relationship marketing experience, Lindsay’s focus is on building effective relationships and generating more sales in less time by doing business by relationship.
Lindsay has worked with executive teams, individuals, entrepreneurs and business owners across Australia, Asia, Europe and the United States. He won’t just ‘tell’ you the principles of the topic, he will help you put them into action. His content rich presentations and follow-up advice help you and your team apply life and business changing principles to their everyday behaviour to achieve long term success and goal fulfilment.
Lindsay is a Master Practitioner in Neuro Linguistic Programming and holds many management and training accreditations. He utilises these in his presentations and consulting work with a diverse range of clients. Lindsay was the 2009-2010 International President of the Global Speakers Federation and the 2006-2007 National President of Professional Speakers Australia (PSA).
In March 2013 he was awarded a life membership of the PSA in recognition of his speaking prowess and service to the industry locally and internationally. He holds the first ever Global Speaking Fellow designation.
The Global Speaking Fellow is the highest designation of the Global Speakers Federation and the only internationally recognised designation for professional speakers. This designation guarantees that you receive a professional presentation every time.
Speaker 2: Gil Petersil
Gil Petersil is an international expert on business strategy, effective networking and successful relationship formulas. As a co-owner of 6 successful businesses: MeetPartners, Global Club, MeetSpeakers, Go Global Mastermind, ChallengeMe, Visa Global as well as co-founder of more than 20 companies in Russia and abroad, he is also a professor at SKOLKOVO and Synergy University, a business coach, a life coach and a mentor of 1000+ startups in various fields and he is also the exclusive Russian representative of Tony Robbins.
As an author of bestseller “New code of networking”, media refers to Gil as the №1 international networking expert.
Gil’s mission is to train people and corporations to achieve any goal, building relationships on the basis of mutual value and benefit. With years of experience living, studying and working in Israel, Canada, the United Kingdom, the United States, Russia and Singapore, he uses his extensive knowledge of effective communications to take entrepreneurs and companies to new heights through the art of strategic networking.
Speaker 3: Ed Rigsbee CSP
Ed Rigsbee, (CSP, CAE) is THE ROI Guy. He is obsessed with helping you to give and receive more return on investment (ROI) in everything that you do. He will help your organization to elevate your business relationships from ordinary to extraordinary; in service, results and profitability.
Ed is the President of Rigsbee Enterprises, Inc., established in 1981. He is recognized internationally for his expertise in the areas of strategic alliance development and implementation and non-profit organization member recruitment and retention. As a prolific author, with more than 2,500 published articles to his credit, Ed continues to be a regular contributor to business, trade and professional publications globally. He has been an adjunct professor for both the Universities of California at Santa Barbara and California Lutheran University. He has also worked with the Dun & Bradstreet Foundation, delivering full-day; sales, customer service, team building, and management seminars across the USA. Ed has traveled to Europe, Southeast Asia, and the Middle East, teaching member recruitment, delivering multi-day strategic alliance workshops to eager business leaders and professional development workshops to established and emerging professional speakers.
On a personal note, Ed and his wife, Regina, have resided in Thousand Oaks, California (greater Los Angeles area) since 1974; also the year that they married. They are the proud parents of two adult sons; Ryan and Jonathan. Ed’s bald head is the telling testament to the wonders of modern day child rearing. Besides his speaking, writing, and consulting activities, Ed gets to play now and then…he enjoys snow skiing and is a NAUI registered master scuba diver.l