Phillip Van Hooser, MBA, CSP, CPAEAward-Winning Keynote Speaker, Trainer, Author on Leadership Development, Service & Communication
Leadership Development that Works in the Real World
Delivering on commitments to employees, customers and shareholders — Phillip Van Hooser’s leadership development work helps top U.S. companies and small-town leaders do just that. From practical leadership experience in manufacturing, consumer products and banking, Phil knows the shift in perspective and commonsense leadership skills the real work world demands.
Experienced Leadership Development Trainer
Phil’s management experience in high-pressure industries combined with 900+ unique client stories — stories from struggle to strategic success — has revealed time-tested methods that increase employee performance and productivity to ensure customers and stakeholders are happy.
Areas of Expertise
Strategic Leadership Development
Build & Motivate Multi-Generation Teams
Service & Professionalism
Manage Change & Transition
Education & Achievements
Council of Peers Award of Excellence (Hall of Fame), National Speakers Association
Certified Speaking Professional, National Speakers Association
MBA, Nova Southeastern University
BS, Marketing, Murray State University
Certified Speaking Professional, Speakers Hall of Fame Member
Phillip Van Hooser is a 30+ year member and past president of the National Speakers Association. He is a Certified Speaking Professional and has been inducted into the CPAE Speaker Hall of Fame.
Certified Speaking Professional
The CSP designation is conferred by the National Speakers Association only on those speakers who have earned it by meeting strict qualifying criteria.
CPAE Speaker Hall of Fame
The Council of Peers Award for Excellence (CPAE) Speaker Hall of Fame honors professional speakers who have reached the top echelon of platform excellence.
Phil has written multiple books on leadership, customer service and communication. His titles include:
Advisor & Mentor to Millennial Business Leaders
In 2014, Phil started a non-profit initiative for the development of rural-area millennial leaders, Vision 2050. Calling it one of the most rewarding efforts he’s ever been part of, Phil serves as advisor, leadership instructor, mentor and coach for 25 to 35 year olds seeking leadership growth and training.
Love Your Job Human nature causes people to be drawn to activities that excite, inspire and fulfill them. However, we all know life and work are not always exciting, inspiring and fulfilling. Sometimes you are called to rise above what you wish you could avoid completely. Whether you love your job or not, all ofJuly 15, 2019
I believe you can ignite your professional success when you boldly speak up. But, no matter how incredible your presentation, product or proposition is, before you can get a seat at the table, your professional reputation has to get you through the door.July 9, 2019