Meet your #83LS Speaker, Curtis Zimmerman!

As a speaker and best-selling author, Curtis Zimmerman has impacted over one million people around the globe with his life-changing message. He expertly accelerates culture change, energizes organizations and inspires greater accountability to keep companies competitive and focused.

Audiences connect with Curtis through his high energy, interactive style, and approachable manner. He incorporates the skills he gained from over twenty-five years in the entertainment industry as a nationally-recognized mime, juggler, and fire-eater into his powerful programs. Zimmerman is a highly sought after speaker among Fortune 100 companies such as JC Penney, Kroger, General Electric, Walt Disney Entertainment, and Procter and Gamble, as well as more than 20,000 Airmen in the United States Air Force.

He is the author of three books, including his #1 nationally best-selling book Life at Performance Level. Curtis is a member of the Global Speakers Federation (GFS) and the National Speakers Association (NSA), from which he has achieved the highest-earned recognition reserved for the top ten percent of professional speakers across the nation, the Certified Speaking Professional (CSP) designation.

Curtis currently resides in the greater Cincinnati area with his wife and three children.

About the Keynote:

This nationally-recognized keynote will transform your organization and inspire your people. The message centers around an empowering metaphor: Your life is a show, and you are the star. Inspired by Curtis’ 25 years in the entertainment industry, Living Life at Performance Level® is a performance in itself. Curtis provides an unforgettable learning experience by using interactive juggling, the world’s hardest game of “Simon Says” and fire eating to demonstrate these key concepts:

  • Be The Director – Create a life of relevance and accountability.
  • Write Your Script – Take risks, fail successfully and remove limitations by writing new scripts.
  • Define Your Character – Make character-driven decisions.
  • Cast Your Show Wisely – Choose positive influences and cut out the crazy-makers. Be a supporting character in others’ lives.
  • Be the Star of Your Life – Become a leader, take responsibility, embrace authenticity and create positive change.

The program was designed for all audiences to build cohesive, productive teams and lasting enthusiasm.