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Jim Craig

Olympic Gold Medalist; Goalie, 1980 U.S. "Miracle on Ice" Hockey Team; Sales and Marketing Executive, Entrepreneur

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About Jim Craig

Jim Craig has been called the backbone of a team that accomplished one of the most extraordinary and memorable sports victories of all time. He went on to play professionally and transitioned to tremendous and ongoing success in the business world.

Jim is in demand from coast to coast and internationally as a motivational speaker, spokesperson, marketing and sales strategist, and master storyteller. He is president of Gold Medal Strategies, a Boston-area based promotions and marketing firm that also ...

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Building a Winning Team and Corporate Culture

- Recruiting and selecting the right players - Inspiring, guiding, and motivating team members to put "team" in front of individual interests - Managing and coaching team members to work efficiently and in ...

Self Reliance and Personal Responsibility

- How do I strive for and achieve personal excellence? - How do I stay committed to my personal goals? - How do I condition myself to be professionally tough – better than my competitor?

Creating Great Groups

- Instilling in people a sense of destiny and desire to accomplish greatness - Maintaining a competitive edge and a view that the team is an underappreciated underdog that will win, shock, and inspire

Latest Book

Gold Metal Strategies Cover by Jim Craig
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Many people remarked that Jim's message was so well delivered it didn't matter if you were a hockey fan or not--his message resonated with everyone in the audience in different ways. People keep telling me how awesome it was to listen to him speak.

Laura H. Strong, Senior Channel Marketing Manager - Bose Corporation

To say that you contributed to their 'education' would not properly state the case. I feel that you got through to them on a level which I will never be able to reach. I must say that I loved the way you challenged them.

Ira Riklis, CEO - Sutherland Capital Management

You were a huge hit and stole the show. Look at the ratings and the comments section. Nice work. You should feel proud. You nailed it!

Jack Laurendeau, President - Acosta Sales & Marketing

What a terrific job you did at our meeting this week. We had unbelievable positive feedback from our management team on how upbeat and entertaining you were, as well as your ability to weave the MD&A leadership & teamwork message into your theme.

John Waite - Mechanic Dynamic & Analysis LTD

We adopted the tag line "Success is a Team Sport" and Jim's delivery was right on the mark! Jim did a superb job of weaving the Sunkist story seamlessly into his Olympic experience. Our senior executives are not easy to please and they were pleased!

Diane Johnston - Sunkist

I had a number of people throughout the meeting saying, 'I can't wait to get back and get going . . . We are going to kick the crap out of our enemy.' One person (a major 'rain cloud') came into my office, shook my hand and said, 'That was awesome!'

VP of Sales - Bemis Corporation
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Learn "Gold Medal Strategies" from the Backbone of America's Miracle Team [VIDEO]

In a Skype Interview with Brian Lord, Olympic "Miracle Team" member, Jim Craig shares his Gold Medal Strategies on team dynamics, leadership, motivation. Jim's Biography: Jim ...