sodexho
"Mr.Dvorak's ability to customize his presentation to the specific requirements of our organization enables him to connect with his audience in a truly motivational and meaningful way." - Kathy Litts
Regional Manager
Sodexho
CTA
"Far from a canned response, you provided a completely custom analysis of our office’s marketing and sales. Each new response and action item was specific to the problems, issue, constrains, and opportunities that we face. You showed great creativity of ideas, and great knowledge and understanding of the ever-changing world of marketing." - John Powell
Manager
CTA Architects Engineers
marriott
"Your ability to weave in our corporate objectives and areas of pain contributed to a very successful event." - Nancy Vaughan
Group Sales and Marketing Manager
Marriott Hotels & Resorts
swissport
"Your presentation management development seminars was indeed just what we needed. Our employees found your motivational presentation inspiring to say the least. Then not only enjoyed themselves tremendously but also came away from the seminars understanding more about what it takes to not only motivate their co-workers and staff but also to have a more positive outlook on their own lives." - Bob Nobile
Training, Quality & Development Manager
Swissport Cargo Services
merrill
"Your professionalism and high degree of energy made our event a tremendous success. Your insights and read into the audience was critical in providing a non-defensive atmosphere. You did not miss a step in bringing the audience to a very receptive and motivating level to take action. It was amazing the response we have received." - Edward J. Morris
Vice President
Merrill Lynch
ibm
"I must tell you that your presentation generated the most feedback I have ever received. To a person, the comments were glowing. I was told several times that this was the best kickoff we have had in years." - Amy Graver
IBM Services Manager
IBM Global Services
trump
"Thank you for your excellent presentation. I overheard several people commenting about your program and the things you emphasized such as the need to set goals and self-motivation. Your interesting and creative style assists you in delivering a unique message to your audience." - Joel Levy
Director of Human Resources
Trump Hotel & Casino
westin
"I wanted to personally thank you for spending time with our staff recently at The Westin Fort Lauderdale. Your engaging presentation really excited our team! Your presentation obviously made and impression as the team is working together to find fun and creative ways to close more business! Thank you again for the information and excitement that you brought to our group." - Juan Ortega
Director of Sales and Marketing
Westin Hotels & Resorts
mccloud
"I wanted to reach out and thank you for the great job you and Mike Breen did preparing and presenting our sales training. I am very satisfied but more importantly our employees feel that this type of training was way over due and that they learned a confident that this will pay dividends. Not only in added revenue but also in employee moral and commitment." - Felipe Reyes
Director of Business Development
McCloud Services
navy

"Doug, We are extremely happy with your presentation. We have received an endless number of positive comments from all Services.

We will definitely keep In mind for future opportunities."

- Carl B. Glover
Jr. Director
Navy Fire & Emergency Services
blue-cross

"Your humorous and motivational program set the perfectly for our annual meeting. The comments I received from the Attendees have been very positive. We were also impressed with your diligence in preparing for the meeting. You asked a lot of questions and interviewed a number of individuals prior to the meeting in order to tailor and personalize your presentation for our healthcare origination. When asked for speaker suggestions in the future, we’ll be happy to recommend Doug Dvorak and his alter ego, Dr. Carpediem."

- Cathy Tinsley
Vice President
Blue Cross Blue Shield
blue-cross

"Thank you so much for speaking at our MDONS Fall Conference. Your presentation was spectacular and was well received by the attendees. It was a great way to end the day."

- Zita Fenner
Programs Committee, Metro Denver Oncology Society
Denver Health
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Doug Dvorak - Professional Motivational and Keynote Speaker, Humorist Chicago, Illinois (IL)

Doug Dvorak is a passionate and professional speaker who delivers customized motivational speeches through entertaining and inspirational custom programs. He is the walking definition of a seasoned motivational speaker who has delivered thousands of keynote presentations to over one million people from all around the world including, Singapore, South Africa, China, America and many other countries throughout his career. Doug keeps the audience alert and energized throughout each and every moment of his presentations through his unique blend of tailored relatable content that is backed up by an impactful personal message. Some of Doug’s clients include: Intel, Cisco, Discover Card, Unilever & Marriott. Doug is one of the most active motivational humorous speakers in the industry, speaking over 75 times per year.

Doug Dvorak has 12 years of experience as a professional motivational speaker, delivering powerful messages through inspiration, humor and building true relationships and connections. The messages that he delivers are geared to inspire, enable, and boost the audiences ability to not only achieve the goals and objectives that are put before them, but want to achieve them. As a Certified Speaking Professional, Cancer Survivor and a graduate of the world famous and prestigious Improvisational Comedy School The Second City, you can rest assured that Doug will prepare and provide you with a customized program that reaches and inspires and connects with your audience.

Top Ten Reasons To Book Doug Dvorak Motivational Humorous Speaker

  • 10. Doug is rumored to be a descendant of Danish Kings.
  •   9. Doug rarely works shirtless.
  •   8. Only Doug's enthusiasm is infectious.
  •   7. Doug's signature minty fresh breath.
  •   6. Rare coins often fall from his pockets during his lively presentations.
  •   5. Doug’s pre-program questionnaires are eco-friendly and reusable for tough kitchen clean-up.
  •   4. Fun, inexpensive alternative to a (Caribbean/Tropical/European) vacation.
  •   3. Doug uses obscure Latin phrases only when necessary.
  •   2. 4 out of 5 Meeting Planners surveyed found Doug to be engaging, hilarious, original and well-marbled.
  •   1. Doug is loved by animals, children and the elderly in varying degrees.

You'll love Doug Dvorak - Motivational Humorous Speaker

Internationally renowned Motivational Humorous Speaker Doug Dvorak, LAUGHS with Oprah’s Emmy Award Winning Make-Up Artist, Reggie Wells at a Laughter Yoga session.
Doug Dvorak participated and helped in the filming and location selection for the piece that aired “Live” on The Oprah Show, April 11th, 2007.
Doug Dvorak is the author of the forthcoming book BUILD YOUR OWN BRAND (Pelican, 2009).