"Excellent Keynote Speaker!"
"He connects with his audience immediately!"
His success as an inspirational writer makes Bob
Perks a powerful story teller.
As one audience member put it...
"His talks are like a roller coaster ride of emotions
and Bob has a singing voice good enough for
Bob Perks is a powerful, skilled speaker able to
deliver your message in a professional and
Bob believes your audience is the "star" in this
performance and makes every effort to keep them
Not another "talking head" at a conference. Bob's
animated, upbeat and unpredictable!
Bob's vocal abilities can deliver "entertainment
value" as that something special your meeting
For more than two decades he has traveled with his inspiring messages
touching the lives of thousands.
His "Perks Principles" were developed from decades of interaction with both
corporate leadership and volunteers. His compassionate, caring attitude and
unique approach to dealing with people gives Bob an advantage many
speakers lack. Sincerity. Bob will not share principles he doesn't personally
believe in, even if they are the latest "buzz words" in the industry. Fads come
and go, but honesty, caring and commitment are the foundation of long
Here's what some of Bob's clients had to say:
Business and Industry said...
"Your contribution as our keynote speaker provided the motivational impetus
necessary to send the troops out with "positive" attitudes and "refreshed"
outlooks. I might add, Bob, that your enthusiasm and wit was matched only by
your ability to carry a tune."
Randall J. Xenakis, VPMarketing & Sales, Offset Paperback Mfrs., Inc.
"Thanks for your dynamic and emotional presentation...At the end of a long day
and before an evening of festivities you managed to hold everyone's rapt
attention for the full hour...and could have held it longer without anyone
noticing. You really became a part of our AFLAC family."
Randall Sims, StateCoordinator, AFLAC
"Feed Back on your presentation through the written evaluations, discussions
after the seminar, and our own follow-up phone calls was all excellent."
James W. Pruzinsky, CPA Reinsel & Company LLP
"The Irvine Plant Salaried Employees Association at National Forge Company
would highly recommend to any organization that Bob Perks has one of the
best programs we have encountered. Your enthusiasm and presentation kept
everyone involved in the program."
Thomas S. Yucha, Chairman, National Forge
Associations shared these comments...
"I cannot begin to tell you how many wonderful comments were expressed to
me about your presentation...I heard such words as "dynamic", "motivational",
and "inspiring". You were the talk of the conference..."
Wayne G. "Ted" Reed, Exec. Dir. , American Water Works Assoc.
"The only complaint we heard was that we didn't give you sufficient time. They
Paul S. Ochman, VP Mortgage Bankers Association
"I have had numerous requests from individual Board members to have you
speak at their County and Regional Association meetings, to bring their peers
your message of hope, creativity, and your positive approach to issues of the
George Klaus, Dir. Edu. & Dev. Pa. State Association of Boroughs
Let's hear it from some Credit Union Leagues...
"You did a fantastic job, which was displayed by the reactions of the
participants. I'm still hearing wonderful comments and being asked when you
will be back.
As an Education Director, I want speakers who will make me shine. You did
just that and more. You are not only a speaker, but you have a special
message that everyone should hear. I am always proud to have you here in
Shawna Martin, Director of Education, Arkansas Credit Union League
"It is always a pleasure to send a letter expressing appreciation for a job well
done. And Bob, you gave us a magnificent performance."
Priscilla M. Geer Dir Edu/Training Pa. Credit Union League
"Our attendees gave you excellent ratings along with superb comments like,
"Best yet, he isa credit union man;" "A lot of motivational speakers seem
phony, but not Bob;" "One of the best you've ever had."
Tracie Kenyon Karls, Dir of Ed./Training, Utah League of Credit Unions
"I want to thank you for the excellent presentations at the Staff Development
Conference. The Friday night session scored a 4.75 (1 being the lowest and
5 being the highest) and the Sunday session rated a 4.91. Fantastic!!!"
John Eckes, Dir of Ed/Public Relations, Maryland Credit Union League
"A Partnership in Success" was rated 4.28 on a scale of 1 to 5. Following are
some of the comments from participants..."A very sincere and exceptional
motivational speaker--I was impressed." - "This was outstanding, very, very
good. This was certainly different--I'm glad I was here."
Cookie Dorsey, Information Analyst, Training & Dev. Texas Credit Union
#1. "Wow! That was the response of the Harrisburg area communicators who
attended your mind dumping seminar on Wednesday...everyone left in a new
frame of mind -- energized, laughing, and more excited about life itself."
Amy Lehman Bobb, V.P. of Professsional Development, International
Association of Business Communicators
#2. "Wow...thanks for a great job!" The evidence is in the pudding - and our cup
runneth over (if you'll allow me to mix my metaphors). You have a wonderful
stage presence. Our folks are still raving about you."
Paul E. Luthman, Pastor, Covenant Presbyterian Church, World Missions
#3 Wow! Your presentation on "Dealing with the Angry Public" at the Chester
County Secretaries in Government Association meeting last Thursday was
powerful and uplifting! The passion you have for your work was overwhelmingly
evident...more than one person commented on how masterfully you captivated
our attention...you have a true gift, Bob. An excellent article on your
presentation appeared in yesterday's Philadelphia Inquirer."
Jan Bednarchik, Sec/Treas. Secretaries in Government Assoc.
Email Bob Write to Bob Perks, P.O. Box 1702, Shavertown, PA. 18708