Incredible Olympic Story - Business Author - Award Winning Speaker
Ruben Gonzalez Bio
- New York Life
- Coca Cola
"A Home Run."
- Kaiser Permanente
People walk out of Ruben's presentations thinking, "If THAT guy could make it to four Olympics, then we can do ANYTHING!" (Watch Ruben's video and see for yourself.)
Ruben's keynote "Velocity," shows people how to get huge results - FAST.
A seemingly "ordinary guy," Ruben Gonzalez wasn't a gifted athlete. Inspired by watching Scott Hamilton, Ruben took up the sport of luge when he was 21. Against all odds, four years later he was competing in the Winter Olympics. At the age of 47 he was racing against 20-year-olds in the Vancouver Olympics! Ruben speaks from Olympic experience. He teaches the personal effectiveness system he used to achieve success again and again in both the Olympics and in business.
"If you will listen to Ruben speak, your life will change." - Lou Holtz
In Vancouver 2010, at the age of 47, Ruben became the first Winter Olympian to compete in 4 Olympics each in a different decade! (1988, 1992, 2002, 2010).
Ruben is proof that ordinary people can achieve extraordinary things if they will follow a few simple steps. From Dubai to Dublin, from Coca Cola to the Make a Wish Foundation, Ruben has inspired and motivated audiences around the world.
With over twenty years of sales, marketing, and business experience, Ruben is an expert on creating and sustaining business growth...FAST.
His books and articles on productivity and creating measurable results have been published on every continent.
His powerful keynote is guaranteed to motivate your sales people to sell more.
Business improves when people in the business improve. Ruben's incredible story takes people's excuses away filling them with the confidence they need to become unstoppable in these uncertain times.
Ruben will show your people how to develop the "Olympic Mindset," a strategic way of thinking that will make: your people more productive, and your organization more profitable in ANY economy. He'll share how to develop the mental toughness of Olympic athletes to win more sales, dominate your market and leave your competition in the dust.
As a Four-Time Olympian, peak-performance expert Ruben Gonzalez knows how to achieve success again and again. A master storyteller, Ruben uses his Olympic experiences to inspire audiences to think differently, live life with passion and have the courage to take the necessary steps toward their goals - to push beyond self-imposed limitations and to produce better results!
Ruben's story will fill your people with the spirit of teamwork, commitment to excellence, and personal dedication they need to succeed.
His story will renew the pride and dedication of everyone in your organization, from top executives to your newest employee.
Ruben's appeared nationally on ABC, CBS, NBC and the FOX Business Channel. He's been featured in Time Magazine, BusinessWeek, CNN Business, the New York Times as well as publications around the world. His articles on peak-performance are read on every continent.
His book, "The Courage to Succeed," has been endorsed by Stephen Covey, Ken Blanchard, Brian Tracy, Rudy Ruettiger, Pat Williams, Mark Victor Hansen, Wally Amos and Dr. Robert Schuller. It's been translated to Spanish, Chinese, German, Polish and Indonesian.
Mega best-selling author Jack Canfield features Ruben Gonzalez's incredible story three times in his new book, "The Success Principles." Canfield uses Ruben's story to illustrate three of his success principles; believing in yourself, taking action, and not procrastinating.
Ruben is one of the most popular keynote speakers in America. (Watch Ruben's video and you'll see why)
" Ruben was great! - Funny, quick-witted,
and he has an incredible story to boot!"
Dave Ramsey - National Radio Talk Show Host
Host of FOX Business Channel's Dave Ramsey Show
His client list reads like a Who's Who of Corporate America: Dell, Coca-Cola, Farmers Insurance, Ortho McNeal, the Million Dollar Round Table, Oracle, Wells Fargo, Century21, and even the U.S. Treasury Department!
Ruben has spoken along side speaking legends Zig Ziglar, Denis Waitley, and Tom Hopkins. He co-strred in the motivational movie "Pass It On," with Les Brown and Ed Foreman. They've hailed him as a leader of a new generation of personal development speakers.
His style is genuine and down-to-earth like Andy Andrews, Mary Lou Retton, Magic Johnson, Cary Mullen and Ron Clark. He's insightful like Patrick Lencioni, Vince Lombardi Jr., John Maxwell, Marcus Buckingham and Tim Sanders. His story is riveting like Mike Eruzione, Peter Vidmar, Mark Spitz, Bruce Jenner, Vince Poscente, Waldo Waldman, Stephen Wynn, Devon Harris, Dara Torres, Afterburner and Jim Craig.
He's passionate like Benjamin Zander. Hard Hitting like Jeffrey Gitomer, Pat Riley, Phil Jackson, Oliver North, Neil Cavuto, Joe Torre, Glenn Beck, Sean Hannity, Mike Huckabee and Larry Winget. Well traveled like Anderson Cooper. He's funny like Ben Stein, Scott Adams, Jim Davis, Patricia Heaton, Michael Broome, Jeff Dunham and Dave Barry.
But he's totally unique and unforgettable.
Now he's ready to speak at your next event.
"Ruben WOWED our sales group. The week after Ruben's presentation our sales were up tremendously."
Sean O'Keeffe - President, O'keeffe & Swartz - South Africa
* The only person to ever compete in four Winter Olympics each in a different DECADE! (1988, 1992, 2002, 2010)
* Associate Producer of the Napoleon Hill Foundation's movie about perseverance, "Three Feet from Gold"
* Co-star of hit motivational movie, "Pass it On"
* Award-winning keynote speaker
* Owner of several successful businesses
* Popular Magazine Columnist
* Frequent radio and TV guest - ABC, CBS, NBC, FOX Business, etc.
* Bestselling author of "The Courage to Succeed," and "Becoming Unstoppable"
* Torch Bearer at the Salt Lake City Olympics, Mountain Climber, Ran with the bulls in Pamplona!
Ruben will inspire and equip your people to achieve more than ever before.
"Ruben's incredible story inspires people to be their best."
Howard Putnam - Former CEO Southwest Airlines
Ruben's found the formula for sustaining success. As your people listen to Ruben's story, they'll learn what it really takes to get to the top and more importantly, once they are at that level, how to sustain it year in and year out.
His incredible story will inspire your people to excel. Ruben will move your people showing them what is possible if they will make a decision to commit fully to their goals.
"Invite Ruben to speak to your group and you'll be glad you did."
Best of all, Ruben's program is completely original. You won't hear him retelling old worn out stories you have heard a hundred times before..
Judge for yourself. Watch Ruben's demo video. It's so good you'll want your family to watch it. Then call us and find out what Ruben can do for your organization.
Call today. Ruben's schedule fills up fast!