Speaker / Trainer / Author

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Byron Ricks is both a dynamic speaker and entertaining trainer. He has the wonderful ability to inform as well as inspire audiences towards increased levels of achievement and professional performance. He has conducted results-oriented seminars on Customer Service, Interpersonal Communication Skills, How to Handle Difficult People, Team Leadership and others for a variety of prestigious clients.

His powerful talks and results-oriented seminars bring about immediate changes and long-term results for managers, supervisors, administrative and front line staff.
Byron's professional background includes positions as public affairs manager for the Indianapolis Chamber of Commerce and director of administrative services for National University in San Diego, California. He has managed, supervised and implemented performance management standards, recruited, interviewed and hired staff, and designed and implemented workshops for organizational development.

Career Highlights

  • Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration, Master of Arts in Human Behavior
  • DDI-Certified Trainer and Facilitator
  • Certified Trainer Accreditation
  • Member of American Society for Training & Development
  • Professional Speaker Certification
  • Ziglar Training Systems Facilitator
  • Certified Myers Briggs Facilitator - Step I and Step II
  • Served on numerous boards including:

    • First of America Bank Small Business Development Committee
    • The Board of the Coalition for Minority Business Development
    • Youth Works Board of Directors
    • Women and Work Conference Board
    • Eli Lilly MBD Coordinators
    • Career Options' Advisory Council
Why should Byron Ricks be the presenter at your next event?

Byron Ricks is a polished speaker who represents your group professionally and knows how to reach your audience

Using a straightforward yet entertaining approach, Byron can address difficult topics with ease. His seminars have proven effective at motivating change and inspiring positive achievement.

Byron customizes his presentation to your needs, working in your objectives and organizational anecdotes to present a unique, memorable, and effective seminar.

Byron's gift for storytelling and interactive, high-energy delivery connects with and captivates his audiences and gives them the courage, motivation and skills necessary to leave their comfort zones.

If your company or organization is planning a meeting, conference, or convention let Byron Ricks fulfill your speaking, training or facilitation needs.

Contact us for more information - You won't be disappointed!