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Kevin & Jackie Freiberg

 

“No surprise but Kevin was simply amazing. Everyone is still buzzing about it!”

Jeanne Jewett, Human Resources Director, Wayne Automatic Fire Sprinklers, Inc.

“I just wanted to say again….THANK YOU! What a wonderful job you did sharing your thoughts & ideas with us in Dana Point. As an FYI….I’ve already initiated the request to have you back with us next year, with Jackie, for our Expo year event.”

Vickie Pritchett, Director, Outreach & Government Relations, National Fire Sprinkler Association

“Kevin did such and AWESOME job for me in Laguna a few weeks ago that my client (National Fire Sprinkler Association) is strongly bringing him back with Jackie in 2017.”

Jeff Bigelow, Sr. Partner, SpeakInc

“I have to tell you…your presentation really made a positive impact to our Practice, so much that we have put a Task Force around “Innovation” as our folks were really thirsty for this type of action and thought process within our Group.”

Dennis Prestia, Sr. Partner, KPMG

 

“Hi Kevin. You are currently half way through your presentation. People are on the edges of their seats waiting for your next word. I’ve seen dozens of speakers in my 43 years. This is the most powerful, meaningful presentation I have ever seen.”

It felt like Dr. Freiberg was employed by Humana, he knows more about our company than most of us.

Dr. Freiberg nailed it, spoke about all the things our leaders have been talking about over the last six months. It is a perfect connection to our work and what is important to us.

Humana

“We at FedEx certainly enjoyed our time with you September 30th with the Leadership LIVE! events you did for us. I want to thank you for your extremely inspirational, engaging and motivating presentation. The survey results are very positive. Thank you so much for making this such a wonderful Leadership LIVE! event.”

Fed Ex

“This event got RAVE reviews! Even from our physicians, who are normally hard to please. Everyone LOVED Kevin’s messages.”

Kaiser Permanente

“Kevin, thank you very much for the tremendous impact you had on our team at QVC during your keynote speech. Many of our Leaders have brought back to their teams the concepts that you spoke of. They were impressed with your knowledge of QVC and how you had tied that into your presentation. I really appreciate what you have done to help us to continue to move in the right direction with our Leadership and Culture.

QVC

It went so well that we booked Dr. Freiberg for another event.

LKQ Corporation

“Kevin, really listened to all our executives input and taylored his content so the message was right on target, you hit a Bullseye! Our entire audience was entranced, your presentation could not have been better.”

Assistant Medical Grp Administrator

“On behalf of the Board of Directors, members and staff, we thank you for speaking at our 2014 convention. Your presentation was well received, and enjoyed by all who attended. We look forward to the opprotunity to work with you again.”

FWEDA, Executive Vice President

“Kevin, you were a huge hit! In fact your presentation was so powerful and by far the best external speaker we have brought in to date. Several of the subsequent speakers referred back to the key points you made. Thank you for your partnership, shared experiences, and we look forward to continuing our relationship.”

Executive Vice President and Chief People Officer, Vail Resorts

“Kevin, this is a picture of my credenza next to my desk. I have had the word “think” on display for years, but after reading your book “NANOVATION” I added the little Nano car to remind me of the inspiring lessons you and Jackie have taught me through your writings. I just wanted you to know you are thought of often and have been a bigger influence in my life than you probably realize. Thank you!”

Co-Owner SWITCHBACK RIDGE

“Kevin was wonderful!. He truly fired everyone up to catalyze change.”

Executive Advisor, Innovation, AARP

“Kevin was amazing, we have already planned two more events to bring him back!”

“Thank you for an outstanding, remarkable and very compelling presentation. The time and energy you put into it was noticeable. We have received great feedback from the participants and I found myself leaning forward to make sure I did not miss a thing. It has fueled my entire day.”

Director, Master of Science in Executive Leadership


“Kevin, your message was by far the most important message delivered at our recent conference by a keynote speaker. You truly deserved a thunderous standing ovation. Thank you for sharing with us, and thank you for the work that you do.”

President, McKeon Financial


“Jackie and Kevin, it was a real pleasure listening to your valuable talk at our Vendor Conference in Bangkok. Our suppliers are sincerely trying to rise to the occasion as our economy is also going through a difficult phase… The feedback was “Excellent” and stands among the best in recent years. Your event was very well appreciated by our suppliers.”

Chief Operating Officer, Maruti Suzuki India Limited.


“Dr. Jackie, I must compliment you and Dr. Kevin for an outstanding presentation at the Maruti Suzuki Vendor Conference in Bangkok. It was very clear and thought provoking. Please do let us know when you are next in India.”

Chairman & Managing Director, Lumax Industries Limited, New Delhi, India

“Kevin, you were certainly the highlight of our conference and your extraordinary familiarity with KOA put you in a very elite group of speakers. Not only are people discussing your content but they are also talking about the way you could quote KOA data with no reference to your notes. Thank you so much for taking the time to be sure your message was a lasting one. We indeed felt ‘courted’.”

Chairman & CEO KOA Kampgrounds

“Kevin did a great job at researching our audience, asking the right questions and was one of the only keynotes we have had who visited a campground. He really made the presentation fit for our group instead of trying to make our group fit his presentation. Many of our attendees responded very well to his message and left feeling motivated to share with their team and friends”. Thank you!

KOA Kampgrounds, Director of Training & Events

“It is an honor to extend my most heartfelt thanks for your inspiring presentations at our recent Governance Conference. After learning from and being galvanized by Jackie’s messages at our leadership retreat, I knew that hearing both of you together would be motivating and the thoughts you shared would be timely. But you exceeded even my expectations, delivering messages about change and leadership that will really stick with our board members and make lasting change in our organization. I look forward to following your future work and witnessing how you continue to help great organizations inspire meaningful change”.

President, CEO CHRISTUS Health


“Kevin was a joy to work with, and his preparation for our group was outstanding.”

Communications, Conferences & Chapter Services Coordinator

“Kevin, it was apparent you had listened to us during our pre-event teleconferences and your message hit the targets we were looking for. As the closer for the event, you were able to lay out the challenge and opportunities to think of “what if” for all attendees.”

“Kevin did an INCREDIBLE job!!! We have had several requesting his handout.”

“The first 4 meetings (in the series of 7) have been a total success. Nothing but positive feedback about Kevin’s contribution to the meeting!!

Kevin, thank you for being the “Speaker Extraordinaire” at our Senior Leadership Workshop. Your thoughts on strategies towards employee engagement, building a brand culture and understanding tribalism were inspirational. A new action plan was immediately put into effect. We look forward to your next event with us.

loreal logoKevin was amazing and the ideal fit. He did his homework, involved the audience and personalized the L’Oreal story. His style was perfect; interesting, personal, modern and interactive. I would definitely recommend him.

kraftKevin was terrific. He electrified the crowd with his presentation. I believe the biggest message was YOU can make a difference no matter who you are. You have a choice, it’s all about the attitude you bring everyday.

bofaKevin, you hit a complete Bull’s-Eye! I’ve received so much positive feedback, it’s almost overwhelming.

honeywellKevin, thank you for delivering such an appropriate message. Over and over our executives referenced points that you had made. Your presentation was hands-down the favorite.

physician associatesKevin, your spirit, enthusiasm and guidance couldn’t have come at a better time. I have every confidence that you have rekindled a passion for excellence, as well as challenged each of us not to be selfish or seek interests that are self-serving.

amexKevin, your presentation was an extremely value-added component of our Leadership conference. A number of comments cited your presentation as being the best aspect of the Conference!

unisysI have been attending and running meetings of this type for over 30 years and your talk was far and away the best we have heard.

turnerThank you, Kevin, for helping transform our company’s strategy outline into a meaningful dialogue. Your sessions have had a significant motivational effect and have gone a long way toward helping us realize our common goals.

firstdataKevin, your message was skillfully imparted and entertained the audience. Even more impressive, you managed to tailor your discussion to our specific industry and the presentations we gave before you spoke.

ernst and youngKevin, your presentation blew everybody away! You were energetic and left the audience wanting more. I appreciate how you personalized the message for a crowd consisting of multiple companies in various industries.

convergys logoKevin, thank you for the time and effort you put into the content for our kick-off. Your message hit home—I saw and felt a difference in the way our employees were acting and communicating.

Our goal is to keep the momentum around personal ownership and change fresh and alive, as they approach their daily jobs and our customers.

corel logoKevin, you got high marks from virtually everyone I spoke with, and you really set a tone of energy and commitment that carried through the whole event.

pitney bowesKevin was professional, on point, fully engaged, and extremely energetic. He brought tremendous value by learning about our customers and our business then reflected back to our audience a combination of his knowledge and experience. I have already recommended Kevin to others and would definitely like to use him again.

nebraska medical centerI have received nothing but positive comments regarding Kevin’s presentation at our Executive Retreat. Our CEO, Glenn Fosdick, shared with me that Kevin ‘exceeded’ his expectation.

edisKevin, you were able to help us bring important issues directly to the industry and help us bridge the gap between education and business.

chilisKevin did his homework but he also did a masterful job weaving in comments from live presentations given, by our Chairman and myself, earlier that morning. Kevin left us some great tools to advance the vision for building our brand.

conoco phillipsKevin’s message was extremely relevant and he even used our words—people were amazed how he could talk directly to us vs. the usual canned talks.

first interstateKevin was dynamic and his message was right on target. He was entertaining and kept your attention until the very end.

infosysIt’s often a difficult task to have such a diverse group of global thinkers agree on something, but, Kevin, you achieved the impossible! I compliment you on the extensive preparation and outstanding job that you did despite having an outsider’s view to this industry.

powder river energyKevin’s talk definitely set the stage for significant movement in our company towards blowing the doors off business-as-usual. His energy was high, and his message compelling.

nasscomIt is the continued presence of eminent thought leaders and industry gurus like Kevin, who have made it possible for us to raise the bar of our annual flagship conference, both in content and attendance.

national cattlemen beef associationKevin’s message was a huge hit with our members! He had a good understanding of the audience and our industry and spoke to the issues with real knowledge.

association of kfc fanchiseesKevin nailed every subject we asked him to and customized them to our industry and franchise owners. This can be a jaded group but it was obvious they were very enthusiastic by the standing ovation they gave Kevin.

attKevin, your passion, energy and material were right on the mark! Everyone I talked to found your presentation to be of significant value to them.

sonyKevin delivered an absolutely customized message. The examples from outside our industry were made extremely relevant to a commodity business.

fisher phillipsKevin gave an OUTSTANDING presentation! All the partners were buzzing about how powerful it was to have Kevin as part of our seminar.

affiliated foods southwestKevin perfectly tied in his examples, stories and experiences with our industry. He took our theme, and built on it throughout the entire presentation. His energy and enthusiasm added strength in driving our objective from beginning to end.

microsoftKevin made the effort to really understand our business and the challenges we are facing. Everybody left with the feeling that the presentation was really targeted to them.

hiedelbergKevin’s message with the examples he used were exactly the types of things all companies need to hear. I found Kevin to be an outstanding speaker.

louisiana pacificKevin’s presentation at our national sales meeting was personalized to our industry. His delivery was very effective and related individually to both the sales team and senior executives.

cibcKevin’s presentation was not only motivating and comprehensible, it was directly related to CIBC and the financial industry. The members of the audience left the workshop with a whole new inspiration to make changes in their work lives.

california credit union leagueKevin was outstanding in both presentation and content. He was engaging, entertaining and presented his material with enthusiasm and passion.

tire pros logoKevin, I’ve heard nothing but positive feedback about your presentation. I thought you did a great job!

bxKevin thank you for another fantastic job! Addressing a diverse group of industry professionals makes it tough to please everyone—but you grabbed their attention as employers,