Kelli Vrla, CSP
For a powerful conference kick-off keynote; for a motivating, closing keynote; or for an action-focused breakout, CATCH Kelli NOW for IMPACT & EXCITEMENT at your NEXT EVENT!
Kelli Vrla, CSP, (Ver-lah: n Road Warrior for Employee Engagement & Full-Throttle Productivity in the Workplace; funny, entertaining, exciting, motivating, Greek).
If you're searching high and low to find just the right speaker, someone who has over 30 years experience in the corporate trenches, someone who's experienced rapid change on a daily basis, someone your people can relate to, someone who has learned how to adapt through hundreds of delayed flights and lost luggage, someone with a festive delivery of meaty content, someone who'll inspire, delight and help your organization get more done and have more fun... then Kelli Vrla, CSP is who you want!
Kelli Vrla (Ver-lah), C S P, Texas based Employee Engagement Specialist, has enlightened and "entertrained" thousands in the U.S., Europe, Asia and Central America with one of her dynamic programs. Kelli shares over 30 years of lessons and experience: Sixteen years as a broadcast sales executive in radio and another 16 years as CEO of her own people ENGAGEMENT firm.
Her in-the-trenches scope of learning comes from first-hand experiences in handling change, effective marketing, bottom-line communications, difficult and demanding people, and motivating the tough-to-motivate people. All of this prepared her for the variety of ways she now helps people stay less stressed and laser focused on full-throttle productivity.
As the kick-off morning show host, Kelli energized listeners on the nation's first all-women talk radio show. Since her radio days at ABC, Kelli has successfully consulted companies in helping their people enhance personal and professional development skills. She has helped them learn to OWN their jobs and get others to OWN theirs. She has helped them learn to handle CHANGE before it handles them. She has even helped them optimize difficult and undesirable daily challenges.
Kelli has helped major corporations overcome the challenges and the chaos with her most-requested keynotes & workshops. She has done all of this with a festive delivery of relevant, memorable and ready-to-use-NOW skills.
In addition to serving on the boards of the National Speakers Association-North Texas and the Dallas & Boulder Classical Guitar Societies, she has worked with clients including:
She is an active member of the National Speakers Association, earning the coveted CSP (Certified Speaker Professional) designation held by fewer than 10% of Global Speakers worldwide. Her current publications include co-authored works in the "Pathway Series: The Top Ten Packing List for 21st Century Leaders" and "Glee = MC2, A Guide to Exceptional Customer Service." Soon-to-be-released: "Ready, Set, ENGAGE!: How to Have Your Staff AFTER 'Hello'!" & " Hocus Focus: Chasing the Right Shiny Red Balls!"
Harry Paul, Speaker & Author
Fish! Revved! Instant Turnaround!
Kelli is a delightful speaker who instantly connects with her audiences with humor, wit and information that is instantly applicable. The tools she shares will help you and your staff become more motivated, productive and innovative. She is the breath of fresh air needed in these tough and turbulent times.
Linda DeAnda, American Cancer Society
Sandy Day, Insurance Women of Topeka
I just wanted you to know how much we enjoyed your presentations at our NAIW Conference. I've been going for over ten years and cannot remember a speaker who meshed with the audience as you did.