"One Sheet" Biography

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Jim Cathcart, CSP, CPAE

Inducted into the Sales & Marketing Hall of Fame in Dec. 2012. Selected for 5 consecutive years as one of the Top 5 Speakers on Sales & Customer Service, and listed as one of the Top Minds in Personal Development, Jim Cathcart, CSP, CPAE is a leader among professional speakers and authors.Recognized as one of the world’s best keynote speakers Top 1% of TEDx speakers with over 1.57 million views on YouTube. Jim Cathcart is one of only 5 speakers in the world who hold all of the following honors: Toastmasters Golden Gavel Award (2001), President of the National Speakers Association (1988-1989), Speaker Hall of Fame, CPAE (1985), Certified Speaking Professional, CSP (1981), and winner of The Cavett Award (1993). Jim was also a 29 year member of the exclusive Speakers Roundtable, 20 of the most popular speakers in the world. Among professional speakers worldwide Jim Cathcart is a leader. He has risen to the top of his profession through 40 years of presentations to a worldwide audience and decades of unselfish service to his profession. He believes in serving his industry as well as his customers. Experienced executive Jim has been a corporate executive, training director, entrepreneur, psychological researcher, meeting planner and association executive. He has managed people, products and payrolls for over twenty five years. He has also researched and field tested his methods through two and one half decades of speaking and training before over 3,200 audiences in virtually every discipline. His client list includes: ASAE, Bankers Life, Merck & Co., Motorola, Mass Mutual, Norwest Bank, Becton Dickinson, John Deere, Levi Strauss and the U.S.Treasury. Prolific author Jim Cathcart’s works are published by the world’s top publishers: St. Martin’s Press, Putnam-Berkeley, McGraw-Hill, Moitvational Press, Prentice Hall, Nightingale Conant and the University of Southern California. Relationship Selling is now translated into Chinese, Japanese and Finnish. The Acorn Principle, Jim’s 16th book, achieved #2 national bestseller status as an e-book for the year 2000. Jim has created over one hundred video programs and is as comfortable in front of a camera as he is on stage. This provides many ways to reinforce Jim’s messages. Skilled for a new era of growth In addition to being active on-line, Jim sometimes follows up his speeches with interactive live video conferences and on-line forums. He is available throughout the year for interviews and media appearances. On a personal level: Jim is a Singer/Songwriter and performing musician who does classic baby boom era Rock & Roll music. http://GuitarMusicLive.com He is also an avid mountain trail runner and motorcycle enthusiast.



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