Peak Performance Coach & Work/Life Balance Expert
Dan Thurmon is the author of two books, a renowned speaker, and a recognized expert in delivering peak performances – on stage and in the workplace. As president of Motivation Works, Inc., he has worked with hundreds of clients and delivered thousands of presentations worldwide. Dan helps organizations and individuals implement actions plans and move confidently through transitions. Read More >
In today’s landscape, if an organization is standing still, it’s moving backward. Success depends on surpassing limits, embracing change, and outshining the competition. Read More >
But it’s easy to stay in a comfortable “box”—for complacency to replace creativity and innovation to stagnate. “Good enough” might just become the norm. Dan Thurman reinvigorates audiences with action-packed messages that instill a passion to succeed that you just can’t put a price tag on.
Dan’s keynote performances help create a culture of continuous improvement by shattering self-imposed limitations, rekindling a commitment to excellence, and fostering mastery of change. Leaders get fired up and focused. Teams improve their execution. Employees scale the heights to peak performance.
Dan doesn’t just talk about peak performance. He personifies it.
He uses gravity-defying feats as his visual aids, delivering unforgettable messages with jaw-dropping style:
And unlike traditional peak performance presentations, Dan’s message won’t start fading away as soon as the standing ovation dies down.
Dan infuses audiences with an immediate shot of adrenaline, sending them out the door with the confidence – and the tools – to begin implementing change immediately. Read Less ^
"Your targeted, well-planned message with an entertaining spin landed the points our team needed to hear, and energized them!"
"Your ability to weave what you learned during our meetings and your trip with one of our consultants in the field really helped build up your credibility with our field staff."
"From the moment I had my first phone conversation with Dan Thurmon, I knew we had found the right person for our annual Leadership Conference. We worked together both before and after the actual keynote to create a program that would allow the messaging and presentation to be taken from the conference down to our associates at the hotel level."
"You challenged us to use our gifts and to take action when we have the chance. On behalf of everyone who attended, and all 72,000 members of the Raytheon team, please accept my deepest thanks and very best wishes."
"Please accept my personal thanks for your amazing contribution to our National Sales Meeting. You helped to kick off the meeting in such a positive way, that it was contagious for the rest of the week!"
"You are, without a doubt, the most memorable keynote speaker we've had in the past ten years—a span that covers more than 250 events. And equally important to us, you are the most professional speaker we've ever met. It was an absolute pleasure to work with you."
"The feedback about your presentation has been absolutely outstanding. You were the perfect combination of entertainment, personality with a strong and very relevant message."
"Dan Thurmon was, by far, the highest rated aspect of our conference, based on attendee survey results. His presentation was inspirational, energetic, and captivating."
"Dan was incredible! The managers, staff and owner operators couldn’t stop talking about the session. The juggling, unicycle, acrobatics and the handstand on the podium were all tied to the learning. It was a home run!"