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John Amatt

Mount Everest Climber, CEO and Author of Straight to the Top and Beyond

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Calgary, Alberta, Canada (Alberta)
About John Amatt

For over 30 years, John Amatt has led expeditions to remote regions of Northern Norway, Peru, Nepal, China, Greenland and has explored areas of the Arctic on six occasions, making many first ascents of previously unclimbed peaks. At the age of 20, John spent two weeks lashed to tiny ledges while making the first ever ascent of Europe's highest and steepest mountain precipice - the 5000 foot "Vertical Mile" Troll Wall in Norway.

Later in 1981, he was a leader of the 1st Canadian mountaineering ...

You have left us with a clear vision of what will be required of our managers: Commitment, resourcefulness, endurance, flexibility to meet the challenge of change, and the courage to keep a clear perspective of the goals in spite of any adversities.

Air Canada

The wonderful messages you delivered in your presentation were remarkably consistent with our current theme. Your ideas were extremely stimulating and should result in renewed commitments to higher levels of achievement for every person in our audience.

American Express Financial Advisors

I appreciated your insight into the important contribution a team member makes toward the accomplishment of a goal. Sometimes we lose sight of the bigger picture--that of the common goal. Thanks for reminding us.

Blue Cross/Blue Shield of Kansas City

You were FANTASTIC, POSITIVE, and MOTIVATIONAL. You were everything we expected you to be. The audience loved you and admired you and received you with great pride as evidenced by the thunderous standing ovation.

Million Dollar Round Table

The point that most impressed me was that you, as team leader, did not personally reach the summit. As team leader, we have the responsibility to help others succeed. It is not important that we personally have the success, but the team has the success.

Thomas E. Fowler, CLU - Estate & Business Planning
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