San Diego, CA (July, 2014)- Top honesty expert and dynamic motivational speaker Steven Gaffney was awarded the Certified Speaking Professional designation through the National Speakers Association (NSA) at the organization’s annual conference in San Diego, CA.
The Certified Speaking Professional designation is an earned award honoring less than 10% of the speakers who belong to NSA and its worldwide counterpart the Global Speakers Federation.
More than 1400 speakers were in attendance at the award ceremony at the Manchester Grand Hyatt this past week where Gaffney was presented his award.
“Steven Gaffney is so well deserving of this designation because he has been a leading voice in the speaking industry for many years! I am honored to call him a friend and colleague!” Dr. Willie Jolley, CSP, CPAE (Member- Speaker Hall of Fame)
“Steven Gaffney is truly the master of getting people to speak their truth – to accomplish more in cooperation with others. He’s a great communicator on and off the stage.” Bill Cates, Referral Coach Academy, CSP, CPAE (Member-Speaker Hall of Fame)
“The true backbone of our personal and national economy is the foundational value of trust…without it conflict and deterioration reign. Our business community suffers from a record low level of this core value. Once I heard Steven’s message, I knew it was a powerful healing agent for both corporate America and every American family.” -Zemira Z. Jones, former President of ABC Radio and Management Consultant
Gaffney is a renowned expert in the areas of open, honest communication, influence, and leading change. He has authored five publications including, “Just Be Honest,” “Honesty Works!,” and “Honesty Sells,” and has been speaking professionally for almost two decades. His work has been sought out by top leaders and executives from Fortune 500 Companies, major government agencies, the US military, and national associations. He has been a recognized expert on television and radio for over a decade. Hundreds of thousands of people have credited Steven’s seminars, coaching, and consulting services as making an immediate and lasting impact in both their personal and professional lives.