‘Idea Man’ Hooey is a charismatic, confident leader,
corporate trainer, inspiring facilitator, Emcee, prolific author,
and motivational keynote speaker on creativity, sales success, business
innovation, and enhancing team performance.
personal stories drawn from rich experience, he challenges his audiences
to engage his Ideas At Work! – to act on
what they hear, with clear, innovative building-blocks and field-proven
success techniques to increase their effectiveness. Bob challenges
them to hone specific ‘success skills’ critical to their
personal and professional advancement.
outlines real-life, results-based, innovative ideas personally drawn
from 29 plus years of rich leadership experience in retail, sales,
construction, small business, entrepreneurship, manufacturing, association,
consulting, community service, and commercial management.
conversational, often humorous, professional, and sometimes-provocative
style continues to inspire and challenge his audiences across North
America. Bob’s motivational, innovative, challenging, and
practical Ideas At Work! have been successfully applied by thousands
of sales leaders and professionals across the globe.
is a frequent contributor to North American consumer, corporate,
association, trade, and on-line publications on leadership, sales
success, employee motivation and training; as well as creativity
and innovative problem solving, priority and time management, and
effective customer service. He is the inspirational author of 25
plus publications including print, e-books, and a Pocket Wisdom
series. Visit: www.SuccessPublications.ca
for more information.
award winning kitchen designer, Bob Hooey, CKD-Emeritus was one
of only 75 Canadian designers to earn this prestigious certification
by the National Kitchen and Bath Association.
December 2000, Bob was given a special CAPS National Presidential
award “for his energetic contribution to the advancement
of CAPS and his living example of the power of one” in
addition to being elected to the CAPS National Board. He has been
recognized by the National Speakers Association for his leadership
was a co-founder and past President of the CAPS Vancouver Chapter
and currently serves as 2012 President of the CAPS Edmonton Chapter.
He is a charter member of the Canadian Association of Professional
Speakers as well as the Global Speakers Federation.
He is a member of the NSA-Arizona Chapter and is continues to be
active in the National Speakers Association, the
Canadian Association of Professional Speakers, as well as the Global
1998, Toastmasters International recognized Bob
“for his professionalism and outstanding achievements in public
speaking”. That August in Palm Desert, California
Bob became the 48th speaker in the world to be awarded this prestigious
professional level honor as an Accredited Speaker. He has been inducted
into their Hall of Fame on several other occasions for his leadership
has been honoured by the United Nations Association of BC (1993)
and received the CANADA 125 award (1992) for his ongoing contributions
to the community.
1998, Bob joined 3 other men to sail a 65 foot gaff rigged schooner
from Honolulu, Hawaii to Kobe, Japan, barely surviving a ‘baby’
November 2011 Bob was awarded The
Spirit of CAPS
at their annual convention, becoming the 11th speaker to earn
this prestigious award. (The highest award given in the Canadian
loves to travel and his speaking and writing have allowed him to
visit 39 countries so far. Perhaps your organization would like
to bring Bob in to share a few ideas with your team. Visit: www.HaveMouthWillTravel.com
for more information.
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