Entrepreneur & Former NBA Team Owner
Pat Croce graced the cover of Success magazine as the first person to ascend from the training room to the boardroom of a professional sports team. His remarkable success as a physical therapist and pioneer in the sports medicine field to the colorful leader responsible for the resurrection of the Philadelphia 76ers as an NBA championship contender has been defined as one of the most amazing stories in sports history. Read More >
If You Don't Ask, the Answer is Always No
Listen, Listen, Listen
Believe in Yourself
"Your positive energy and robust enthusiasm were valuable forces in motivating our employees and authorized representatives to reach their highest potentials. Your personal stories of triumph over discouraging odds, combined with your professional narratives about the value of persistence, were truly inspiring. We believe that your message has served to assist Nextel and its Indirect channel with making this year one of the most successful in the company’s history."
"Since we work in the world of entertainment, creativity, marketing, selling and programming, it’s often difficult for us to find a speaker who can meet the energy level that our people possess and it’s even harder to really cut through and get the motivated people more motivated. Somehow, you did it! Quite honestly, you were terrific!"
"Our corporate staff, marketing managers, general managers, directors of sales, general sales managers, and program directors are still talking about you. In fact, they’ve even asked us to put the video of your session on our internal/employee Intranet site. Pat, quite honestly, you were terrific and I couldn’t have hoped for a better or more well timed message to our folks."
"Your stories are inspiring, your energy is contagious and your key messages are right on target with our core values – to keep striving for the best and working toward achieving ones’ goals, both personally and professionally – no matter what obstacles and challenges lay ahead."
"Your presentation to our retailers at our National Business Conference was outstanding! Our retailers could certainly relate to your spirit of entrepreneurism and what it takes to succeed. Your talk was both inspiring and motivating."
"I’d like to thank you for your inspiring presentation. Your unrelenting optimism, 'seize the day' mentality and commitment to customer service were just the right messages for our leadership team to hear at this exciting juncture in our company’s history."
"Thank you for your outstanding presentation at the recent Ford Customer Service Division meeting in Las Vegas. Your high energy and genuine delivery style certainly resonated with all 650 attendees. I need you in Detroit!"
"Pat Croce is simply the best speaker we’ve ever had – and we’ve had the biggest names on the circuit – because at the end of the day, his inspirational style makes our people feel great!"