Chris Westfall

Chris Westfall

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Chris Westfall is the National Elevator Pitch Champion and author of The NEW Elevator Pitch. More than just a critical 2-min method of influential communication for the digital age, the right elevator pitch can make a huge difference in a job interview, relationships, education, work, and beyond.

Biography

Chris is the National Elevator Pitch champion. His lecture, "Secrets of The NEW Elevator Pitch: The Story of You," is entertaining, educational, and inspiring, tailored for any campus or corporation. He's coached clients on Dragon's Den, and helped secure multi-million dollar investments for a variety of individuals and organizations. Serving as a coach and consultant, hes worked with Cisco, RE/MAX, Unilever, HP, and dozens of other Fortune 1000 companies. An award-winning MBA, instructor at a top-20 business school, he is widely recognized as an expert on marketing, branding and leadership. His keynote, Secrets of The NEW Elevator Pitch, helps individuals to create a story that's captivating and concise, leading to new opportunities, new revenues, new partnerships, new relationships, and new investments.

Passionate about helping tomorrow's leaders, Chris is the publisher of The Millennial CEO by Daniel Newman. He has spoken at the Booth MBA program at the University of Chicago, Southern Methodist University, Kansas State, The University of Pennsylvania, OSU, TCU, Texas A&M, and dozens of other colleges.

"A critical resource to help you create breakthrough communication when it matters most." - Carol Roth, Fox News commentator and best-selling author of The Entrepreneur Equation

"Here's a guy who knows his message! There's nothing more important than a great elevator pitch, and Chris understands and demonstrates the best of the best. Saddle up and take the ride!" - Jeffrey Hayzlett, best-selling author of The Mirror Test and Running The Gauntlet

"Dynamic is the word that comes to mind... each time the audience is riveted..." - J. O'Connor, WJHW Consultants

"I have met few people who can inspire the way that Chris Westfall can." Daniel Newman, author of The Millennial CEO and Chief Executive Officer, EOS Cloud

"An unassuming but fearless presentation style that includes a unique ability to transfer his extensive business knowledge easily and professionally to any level..." - Dennis McTighe, former Senior VP, Sony Corporation, VP National Accounts, LG Electronics

"A unique and brilliant approach to successful communication." Joel Zeff, nationally recognized speaker and author of Make The Right Choice