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I work with organizations that want to get out of their comfort zones, build momentum and get what's important done.
Are you and your teams maintaining momentum on your key initiatives?
Are your employees stepping up, and realizing their full potential?
Are you getting the support you need for your vision when you communicate?
After 19 years of business leadership, adventures around the world, and professional speaking, Manley is ready to help you reach your next summit.
Manley is recognized as an award winning speaker and business leader, a #1 best selling author, published outdoor adventure photographer and professional musician. He serves as the President of the National Speakers Association, St. Louis chapter; is a member of the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA) Leadership Training Staff, and a faculty member of HDI.
During Manley’s eleven years with Build-A-Bear Workshop, his leadership direction helped take the revolutionary retail concept from 40 stores to over 400 worldwide, realizing revenue growth from 55 million to over 474 million, and a successful IPO on the NYSE. He built an award winning reputation for implementing business solutions and support that produced results for the business every day. Manley’s leadership influence contributed to a workplace culture that landed Build-A-Bear on the FORTUNE 100 Best Companies to Work For® List For four years in a row.
It is this expertise that he shares by applying lessons learned in business and adventure travel to life’s daily challenges. Through humor and his easy, likeable manner, he is able to deliver practical and proven content to help organizations maximize their opportunities and develop their most valuable asset, their employees. Through traditional training and coaching, he will leave you with many actionable techniques, frameworks, and insights. Most importantly, he can engage your organization in a way that sustains true results that last well beyond the presentation, and ultimately affect long term change.
Manley’s inspirational keynotes are brought to life through his national geographic photography and riveting stories culminating from a lifetime of adventure through 25 countries, to over 400 outdoor destinations. Manley vividly shares compelling lessons from his adventure and leadership experiences in a way that allows you to relate to your mountains. He will have you hanging beside him surviving in the Himalayas, struggling to communicate in Uzbekistan, and immediately transfer the experience to moving you forward in your courageous efforts.
Call 314-724-3443 today to find out how he can help you reach your next summit!