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John Di Frances Motivational Keynote Speaker


"As our opening keynote speaker, John did an outstanding job of connecting with our audience, and delivered a compelling and thought-provoking presentation.  He was able to combine his expertise with humor and deliver a spot-on keynote."

Kelly Foy, CEO, Elite Meetings International
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Why is John Di Frances the best choice for your keynote business speaker? A breakthrough business thinker, he provides compelling solutions for high take-away value to business audiences. In a challenging economy, the value derived from your business event must outweigh the investment and demonstrate a positive ROI.

In a survey by Successful Meetings Magazine, 93% of participants rated informational business content as the most important criteria for attending a meeting or event.  As a leading keynote motivational business speaker, John delivers experience-based content with practical applications. And yes, John is entertaining!

How You Benefit from John's Business Keynotes:

  • Never "canned" or "stock", but designed to your organization's specific needs.
  • Offer professional business expertise and perspective. John is not just a speaker, but a business owner and international business consultant. His specialty — Complex Problem Solving, Ideation and Strategic Innovation.
  • Updated business information and strategies for improved performance and increased market share.
  • Inspire and captivate audiences. With humor and story-telling, John transforms real world experiences into a blueprint for positive change.
  • John's business management and consulting experience, across a wide range of industries, both in the U.S. and internationally, enables him to relate to almost any audience from senior business executives to front line employees.

The outcome of your event is critical and so is the selection of your keynote business speaker. Whether a business conference, association meeting, sales conference or other event, every aspect is planned and coordinated to maximize attendee value. As keynote business speaker, John Di Frances achieves your objectives.

"Time is money," and the investment of those attending should deliver a solid business ROI. Although the location and setting are important, what your attendees hear and then take away as useful and actionable knowledge will ultimately determine the success of your event.

The days when offsite business meetings were viewed as 'perks' are over. Today, both attendees and employers expect meetings and events to result in positive value. As an innovative and strategic thinker, John brings a flood of fresh business insights to audiences. With astute perspectives on the economic challenges developed nations face in a rapidly changing world, he bridges the gap between where we are and what we are currently doing to where we need to go and the transition necessary to get there expeditiously. John's unique ability as a keynote business speaker to paint vivid pictures in the mind's eye enlivens keynotes as he merges cutting-edge information with remarkable insights for strategic innovation. John's engaging keynotes are enhanced by thought-provoking visuals, story-telling and humor. His extensive business experience and thoroughly practical problem solving approach equip audiences with the tools they need.

John inspires the imagination to move beyond the boundaries of perceived limitations and visualize a world of untapped opportunities hidden within the chaos of a fast-shifting marketplace. He shares innovative business ideas on how to navigate the changing seas and succeed!

Innovative approaches hold the key to a successful future. Think Innovatively. Think John Di Frances for your next keynote business speaker!


As a business speaker, "My goal is to equip people to overcome challenges and empower them to 'see' opportunities.



"Thank you so much for being an incredible speaker at the Elite Meetings Alliance! You were such an asset to the event. We all appreciated the immense thought and care that went into the creation of your presentation, your incredibly positive attitude,..."

Erin Nunn, Event Design Specialist, Elite Meetings




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Are you looking for a motivational business keynote speaker? Contact us to schedule a conference call with John to discuss your program needs. As each keynote he delivers is crafted uniquely for that specific audience, John can accomodate most requests by program organizers to incoporate unique content or address specific issues. Call us today to schedule a time to speak with John.



Professional Speaker

As a professional speaker, John addresses audiences worldwide on a variety of topics. Professional speakers bring vitality and greater excitement to corporate, association and government meetings and events.

When your event calls for the services of a professional speaker, call upon John to bring his skill as a professional speaker to your event.

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Public Speaker

John Di Frances is a highly experienced public speaker. He has addressed audiences internationally on a wide range of topics. Among public speakers, John is considered by many to be a public keynote speaker who addresses a wide range of current business topics.

Most public speakers have limited business experience, whereas John's business experience spans decades. Whether working in the defense industry or civilian sector, his background provides a wealth of illustrations that he utilizes in his public speaking.

Consider including public speaker John Di Frances in your upcoming meetings. He sets a high standard for public speakers.

Business Speaker

Business speakers span a wide variety of expertise. John Di Frances is a business speaker who has more than 30 years of international business experience across many industries. When seeking a business speaker, consider John's ability to connect with audiences from diverse nationalities and ethnic groups. His background of consulting and executive level business experience provide the necessary background for him to meet the needs of business audiences as a business speaker.

Finding the right keynote business speaker among the hundreds of professional business speakers who speak on business topics is important to the outcome of your meeting. John combines the global business experience that is so important today with the ability to interact with your audience and meet them where they are at now. Most businesses are feeling the impact of the recent business downturn and are seeking professional keynote business speakers who have the ability to provide new and creative insights into sustainable business growth.

The benefits your business audience receives from your conference will be directly related to the caliber of business speakers you hire. Keynote business speakers can bring a new dynamic to your event. Coming from outside of your industry, they can offer a fresh perspective.

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Motivational Speaker

Motivational speaker John Di Frances is one of the most most respected motivational speakers speaking today. He designs each motivational speech to motivate that specific audience, based upon their background, needs and the type of event.

As a motivational speaker, John utilizes stories and humor to motivate each audience. Creating that perfect mix of motivation and information, he leaves a lasting impact upon his hearers.

Contact us whenever a need arises for business motivational speakers.

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Keynote speaker John Di Frances, is easy to work with for meeting planners. He recognizes that his keynote speech is just one part of your event and that frequently agendas and circumstances change, sometimes at the last moment. John strives to accommodate those unplanned 'hiccups' that all too frequently occur, even when they negatively impact the time allotted to him as a keynote speaker.

Whether your keynote need is for an opening keynote, closing keynote or a keynote speech that occurs sometime in between, John is a highly experienced keynote speakerthat is certain to please your participants.

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Contact us to arrange a time for a conference call with John Di Frances to discuss the possibility of having him as the speaker for your next conference, meeting or event.


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Ideation Speaker

Ideation, together with innovation, form the backbone of a winning competitive strategy for today's organizations. If you want to give your organization an ideation 'lift', then contact us about having John either speak or consult on the topic of ideation.

As both an ideation speaker and ideation consultant, he will open new vista's to your organization. We also offer support for ideation at our Red Door Innovation Center.

Innovation Speaker

John Di Frances is a Creatrivity, Ideation and Innovation speaker whose open innovation work spans several decades and he has a proven track record of breakthrough ideation and innovation. If you are sensing the need to encourage and empower a new wave of open innovation within your organization, then contact us to arrange for John to be the innovation speaker for your next event or ask us about his availability for open innovation consulting. We also offer support for open innovation at our Red Door Innovation Center.

Leadership Speaker

John is highly regarded as a leadership speaker. It is for this reason that when corporations, government agencies, associations and other not-for-profit organizations seek leadership speakers, they frequently turn to John.

Ethics Speaker - Governance Speaker

For boards level retreats, management meetings or company wide events, he is the ethics speaker you can rely upon to bring clarity to a sometimes gray environment. If you are looking for an ethics speaker, then contact us to learn more about his keynote ethics speeches and ethics/governance consulting.

Sales Speaker

John quickly connects to his audiences and forms a powerful bond that allows him to communicate the importance of a correct sales mindset as well as sales techniques. His highly effective use of engaging stories also sets him apart among sales speakers.

For a highly informative and entertaining sales speaker, you need look no further. Your choice of a sales speaker will have a significant impact upon your next sales meeting. With John, you can rest assured that you have made the right choice in sales speakers.

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Negotiation Speaker

Let negotiation speaker John Di Frances share his depth of experience with your group. Negotiation speakers are numerous, but not many have the breadth of experience of John when it comes to real life high stakes negotiations. As a negotiation speaker, he draws from many years of negotiating high value corporate and defense contracts, as well as settlements to protracted legal disputes.