the family man.
Jim and Paula have been married for 53 years and have raised a happy successful son with 2 *Amazing grandchildren. (*And they can prove it!)
Jim Cathcart and his band “ReZoom The Boom” recently performed for 8 years in Southern California and now in Austin, Texas. Frequently including music as part of his speaking engagements, Jim has performed around the world. http://GuitarMusicLive.com
Professionally, in 2015 through 2019 Jim lectured in 23 major cities in mainland China plus a round-the-world lecture tour. He’s traveled the world for decades and knows how to adapt to other cultures. Additionally, Jim is a Life Member of the American Motorcyclist Association and has toured Europe and North America over 150,000 miles on his motorcycles. He was the keynote speaker for the 100 year anniversary convention of Harley Davidson in 2003. Jim is a proud Texan, now based in Austin.
Jim Cathcart, CSP, CPAE is one of the top 5 most award-winning speakers in the world. His Top 1% TEDx video has 2.7 million views, his 25 books are translated into multiple languages, including 3 International bestsellers. He is a Certified Virtual Presenter and past National President of the National Speakers Association. Jim’s PBS television programs, podcast appearances and radio shows have reached millions of Success Seekers and he is often retained to advise achievers and their companies.
Even his colleagues, some of the top speakers in the world, have hired Jim to speak at their own events. Jim is an Executive MBA Professor at California Lutheran University School of Management and serves as their first Entrepreneur in Residence. He has been inducted into the Sales & Marketing Hall of Fame in London for his pioneering work with his concept of “Relationship Selling.” He is also in the Professional Speakers Hall of Fame and has received The Cavett Award and The Golden Gavel Award.
Jim has written 25 books, hundreds of articles and he is always writing at least one new book. His most recent book is What To Do When You’re The Speaker. Audiences buy his books by the hundreds and he happily adds autograph sessions to his speeches.
Jim’s books What to do When You’re the Speaker, Mentor Minutes, Relationship Selling, The Acorn Principle, Hi-REV for Small Business and the new Intelligent Curiosity constitute a complete course in Success Skills and Strategies. His hundreds of video lessons, books and recorded programs have drawn millions of students around the world.