NSA Professional Affiliate Members

Platinum Sponsor

High Point University

High Point University is a private liberal arts institution in the Piedmont Triad of North Carolina. HPU is an inspiring academic environment where characters and careers are crafted in unison, preparing students for a life of success and significance.

With 4,000 undergraduate students, High Point is a small school with big school facilities. Its 16 varsity teams play at the NCAA Division I level. Students flock to High Point from 46 states and 34 countries, providing the school with great diversity in student backgrounds and experiences. Yet, High Point University offers its students a safe community that feels like home, where the average class size is 17.

Email: abills@hightpoint.edu | Phone: (336) 841-4538

High Point University

Silver Sponsors

PR/PR Public Relations

PR/PR is a full-service publicity agency positioning speakers, non-fiction authors and experts in front of business decision makers through print media and online sources.

Email: Russell@prpr.net | Phone: (407) 895-8800

PR/PR Public Relations

Francine D. Ward

Francine Ward, JD, is a recognized leader in business and intellectual property law with a focus on copyright and trademark law.

Email: info@fward.biz | Phone: (407) 895-8800

Francine D Ward: Intellectual Property & Business Attorney

Lightspeed VT

LightSpeed VT is the next generation of on-demand interactive video-based training platform for speakers, trainers and subject matter experts. They are a full-service agency that can customize, train, track, market, monitor, evaluate and build relationships to compliment your keynotes, live events, products and generate recurring revenue.

Email: Charlie.cina@lightspeedvt.com | Phone: (702) 369-4260

Lightspeed VT: Interactive Virtual Training System

Product Sponsor


Corporate Disk Company Since it was founded in 1984, Corporate Disk Company has been committed to being a leading multimedia production company. Corporate Disk Company offers state-of-the-art manufacturing facilities providing full service media replication/duplication, printing, packaging, warehousing and media distribution.

Email: jhyde@disk.com | Phone: (800) 634-3475


Directory Sponsor


eSpeakers, recognized as the "industry utility" of the speaking industry, was founded by the late Art Berg, CSP, CPAE. Art was a successful professional speaker who believed that the right technology would play a critical role in the future of the industry as a whole, and in the individual offices of speakers, trainers and coaches with thriving businesses.

Email: marketing@espeakers.com | Phone: (888) 377-3214


Professional Affiliate Members

Access Laserpress

At Access Laserpress, we specialize in the printing, binding, packaging, warehousing, and fulfillment of multi-page documents, manuals, and books.

Email: dseid@access-laserpress.com | Phone: (602) 272-2525

American Speechwriter

From strategy to speech, we can help. Whether you want a full suite of themed speeches or need to refresh your main presentation, we can help. Our clients are changing the world as they speak before major companies and universities. We bridge literary prowess and strategic communications to help speakers sound amazing. Discreet.

Email: info@americanspeechwriter.com | Phone: (630) 890-9351

American Speechwriter


We design, engineer and manufacture our public address systems for a superior performance and reliability. Our wide selection meets every speaker's sound coverage and style needs. Our products are used around the world in over 50 countries. We offer the tools you need to make your next event a great success. Our simple to operate and dependable systems will ensure a crystal clear message in any environment, indoors or outdoors. AmpliVox PA systems are predominately made in the USA and come with up to a 6-year warranty.

Email: droth@ampli.com | Phone: (847) 498-9000 x 431

AmpliVox Portable Sound Systems

Author Bridge Media

Author Bridge Media assists entrepreneurs, business leaders, speakers, changemakers, innovators and other individuals in turning their knowledge and experience into published media. These include books, ebooks, workbooks, web content and other media. We serve as a bridge for authors to fulfill their writing dreams and create products that bring more wealth, joy and peace to the world.

Email: helenmedia@authorbridgemedia.com | Phone: (858) 205-7595

AmpliVox Portable Sound Systems

Azenphony Press

Author/editor/book coach Ken Wachsberger has been creating internationally praised single-, double-, and multi-volume books for over thirty years and publishing articles and stories for over forty-five years. While teaching college writing for over thirty years, he discovered the secret to book writing: Anyone can write a book, as long as you’re passionate about your topic. How many of you are not passionate about your topic? As your book coach and editor, Ken will help you write, and then he will edit, the book that you need for credibility, back-of-the-room sales, and to transform your life. Ken is also a renowned expert on helping writers to negotiate book publishing contracts.

Email: ken@azenphonypress.com | Phone: (734) 635-0577

Azenphony Press

Barbara McNichol Editorial

Barbara McNichol Editorial As a high quality book editing service, Barbara McNichol Editorial adds power to your pen and credibility to your business.

Email: editor@barbaramcnichol.com | Phone: (520) 615-7910

Barbara McNichol Editorial

Be The Hero Studios

I create video and build massive YouTube channels for influencers who want to make a bigger impact in the world.

Email: Nate@BeTheHeroStudios.com | Phone: (801) 653-0679

Be The Hero Studios


We help speakers simplify marketing and strategically scale their business so they can grow revenue more reliably. Do you want to travel less and earn more? Do you want to have a reputation for delivering a very specific outcome? Do you want to escape the distractions that keep you from advancing your material? By clarifying your message, building brand YOU and helping you target high-revenue clients, you’ll be able to more easily achieve your revenue—and freedom—goals.

We know the speaking, consulting and training industry and love helping clients work smarter and leverage their knowledge to make their business and life better.

Email: Terry@Better3.com | Phone: (407) 896-4088



BookBaby makes self-publishing easy, from book printing, eBooks, book distribution, and cover design to editing and book marketing services. Since 2011, we’ve helped thousands realize their publishing goals, backed by a 100 percent satisfaction guarantee. BookBaby creates and distributes printed books and eBooks to the largest distribution network, including Amazon, iBooks, Barnes & Noble, Google Play, and many other popular retailers worldwide.

Email: info@bookbaby.com | Phone: (877) 961-6878


Book More Business™

Book More Business helps you create powerful marketing positioning for you and your program, marketing and promotional materials that reflect your corporate culture, and a workable business plan that you can carry out.

Email: lois@bookmorebusiness.com | Phone: (314) 822-8225

Book More Business

Business Growth Elite

Email: michael01643@gmail.com | Phone: (530) 881-1212

Cheetah Mobile

Cheetah Mobile (NYSE:CMCM) is a leading mobile internet company with 3.81 billion global installs across all products combined, and approximately 623 million mobile monthly active users in December 2016. Cheetah Mobile is the #4 non-game mobile app publisher in Google Play and Apple App Store worldwide. Its mission critical applications, including Clean Master, CM Security, Battery Doctor, CM Locker, PhotoGrid, News Republic, Live.me and Duba Anti-virus, help make the internet and mobile experience speedier, simpler, and safer for users around the world.

Email: cmcm.com | Phone: (650) 300-6360

Content with Chrissy, LLC

Content with Chrissy, LLC houses a team of writers, editors, and graphic designers with more than a decade of experience in the publishing and ebook industry. We provide ghostwriting services to speakers and experts looking to self-publish their non-fiction novel in 3-6 months. We make it easier for speakers to create an authentic connection with future clients and customers by providing consistent content that adds value to your existing products and services.

Email: hello@contentwithchrissy.com | Phone: (816) 974-8301

Content with Chrissy, LLC


Email: indexer@execpc.com | Phone: (414) 704-5271


Gasch Printing

Established in 1982, Gasch Printing is a family owned and operated business, offering high-quality digital and offset book services. Our dedicated staff of printers have the in-depth experience and technical expertise to deliver superior quality printed materials—on time, on budget, and to your complete satisfaction. At Gasch, we know how important it is to match the right equipment to the right job to ensure success. We are committed to continuous improvement and doing whatever it takes—investing in state-of-the-art technology and expanding capabilities to meet changing marketplace needs.

Email: info@gaschprinting.com | (301) 362-0700

Gasch Printing


Geniecast is transforming the way the world connects people, ideas and inspiration. We are the curators, producers and distributors of the world's largest online marketplace of thought leaders, athletes, speakers, celebrities, consultants and more — all available via two-way, live video broadcast. Join us in the quest to inspire, lead and evolve.

Email: info@Geniecast.com | Phone: (877) 77-GENIE

Geniecast: Anyone, Anywhere, Anytime

Georgia Speakers Bureau

We’re excited to announce the official launch of the Georgia Speakers Bureau, based in Atlanta at our new HQ at the Bona Allen Mansion. We’re searching for new and emerging professional speakers to book for meetings and conventions throughout the United States and Canada. If you’re charging $7,500 or less for a speech, you may be a good candidate for representation. To apply: www.joingsb.com

Email: dawn@gsblive.com | Phone: (678) 971-1692

Geniecast: Anyone, Anywhere, Anytime

Gonzalez & Oberlander LLP Attorneys at Law

Gonzalez & Oberlander LLP is a full-service law firm offering winning solutions to challenging legal issues.

Email: desmond@golawny.com | Phone: (914) 220-5474

Gonzalez & Oberlander LLP Attorneys at Law

Greenleaf Book Group LLC

Greenleaf Book Group is an independent publisher and distributor dedicated to empowering authors. We can partner with you on every aspect of developing and promoting your big idea, from expert branding to book creation, promotion, and retail distribution. Visit us at www.greenleafbookgroup.com.

Email: ajones@greenleafbookgroup.com | Phone: (512) 891-6100

Guise Marketing & PR

Guise Marketing & PR was founded in 1995 with the express purpose of working with small business owners, professionals and non-profits to develop targeted marketing strategies, develop their personal branding, create effective, money-saving marketing campaigns, and achieve mastery at getting known and being visible.

Email: roberta@guisemarketing.com | Phone: (415) 979-0611

Guise Marketing & PR

JiB Talent

Email: jared@jlbtalent.com | Phone: (701) 306-0301

Juanell Teague

Juanell Teague is well-known and respected as "the business coach to the speaking industry" and founder of a Dallas-based consulting company specializing in positioning and packaging of speakers. Juanell is the founder of the Mentor/Mentee program in NSA.

Email: Juanell@JuanellTeague.com | Phone: (972) 231-2831


Mentored's technology offers a solution for speakers to scale their business. We partner with thought leaders in their space who have developed methodologies and training solutions that enable their audiences to learn, grow and improve and benefit both the individual and the organizations they serve. By translating these methodologies to an online platform that supports behavior change, content curation, accountability, measurable interactions and group and 1:1 support, they can certify their audiences in these methodologies, generate incremental revenue and create recurring impact.

Email: requests@mentored.com

Michelle Joyce, LLC

Michelle Joyce combined her passion for managing and coaching professional speakers, and created a company that offers both. As an experienced and trusted industry, professional, Michelle’s coaching programs help speakers create stronger, more attractive brands; develop relevant seminar content and stories; polish presentation skills; and generate more awareness for products and services. She and her team effectively connect audiences and speakers, resulting in memorable experiences every time.

Email: michelle@michellejoyce.com | (704) 965-2339


Email: dseid@minibuk.com | Phone: (800) 900-2499



Engage your Audience - Capture more Leads - Accelerate Sales
From simple, timed text message campaigns, to advanced image or video-rich campaigns, MOBIT helps you build, manage, send, track and report all your mobile messages with ease in our mobile CRM center and all from one simple intuitive dashboard.

Email: jimk@mobit.com| Phone: (623) 201-4200


The Moxie Institute

At Moxie, we teach speakers the art and science of authentic performance. Our expert coaches and trainers empower executives, global organizations, thought leaders, and TED speakers to command the stage, crush their keynotes, and bring stories to life. Our team excels at driving speaker transformation from TED stages to the C-suites of Fortune 500 firms. Each line we write, each slide we design, and every minute of training is entirely tailored to the strengths and opportunities of you and your team. It’s unlike anything you’ve ever experienced… and your audience will feel the same.

Email: Gregg@TheMoxieInstitute.com | Phone: (858) 771-6827


Patrice Rhoades-Baum

Marketing consultant and branding expert Patrice Rhoades-Baum guides solopreneurs and small business owners – such as professional speakers, corporate consultants, and business coaches – to clarify their brand.

Email: patrice@brandingandwebsites.com | Phone: (719) 685-1108

Picasso Nelson

Email: picassonelson@gmail.com | Phone:(601) 606-2000

Platform Toolkit

Platform Toolkit helps professional speakers stop chasing after success and forces it to chase after you. For over 20 years we have helped thousands of professionals around the world get paid well to live their dream life. From just getting started to creating legacy certification sources, your results are guaranteed or your money back! Platform Toolkit gives you proven blueprints, secret tools and breakthrough coaching that guarantees you: major news media coverage (ABC, NBC, CBS etc); become a best-selling author; a minimum of 10,000 global social followers; reach your goal of making $150,000 per year; reach your goal of making over $1 million per year; plus provides you with promo websites, videos and more! Call us today and discover the secret to having a celebrity authority platform in as little as seven days!

Email: PlatformToolkit@gmail.com | Phone: (800) 691-2WINandingandwebsites.com">patrice@brandingandwebsites.com | Phone: (719) 685-1108


Revizzit is a revolutionary digital publishing platform for coaches and experts to create and sell live-connected products. You can create any kind of digital product - eBook, video, audio series, e-course - and whenever you like, you can add pages, fix a link, insert a promotion - and instantly change every copy you’ve ever sold. Revizzit gives you tools to succeed, such as dripped content, product bundles, private distribution, affiliates and our unprecedented anti-piracy technology that protects your material, even against screen capture.

Email: info@revizzit.com | Phone: (626) 408-7929

Revizzit: Live Connected Products

Roberts Indexing Services

Roberts Indexing has been helping authors sell more books for 23 years. An index makes your book a true go-to reference source, instead of gathering dust on the shelf, opens the door to acquisition by libraries, and gives your publication a professional look. Let’s collaborate: you write the content, I’ll write the index.

Email: indexer@execpc.com | Phone: (414) 704-5271

Roberts Indexing Services

Ryan Search & Consulting

Ryan Search & Consulting provides talent acquisition, talent development and succession strategy processes for clients across the globe. Dan Ryan leads the firm in providing a seamless system of strategic methods that enable clients to look at their talent needs from an internal and external perspective. The primary market segments for the firm include Engineering, Construction, Architecture, Corporate, and Healthcare. The firm has worked with multi-national clients employing large workforces and has also helped small firms in the emerging economy understand how to best understand, utilize and leverage their existing talent.

Email: dan@ryansearch.net | Phone: (615) 656-3535

Roberts Indexing Services

Short Circuit Media

Short Circuit Media works with professional speakers, trainers and consultants to maximize marketing efforts across multiple channels. Our four stages of engagement are understanding your business, developing & executing a marketing strategy, and providing ongoing support. In short, we don’t just tell you what you need to do, we actually do it for you.

Email: aidan@shortcircuitmedia.com | Phone: (916) 248-5559

Short Circuit Media

Speech Workshop

Email: dawn@ssnco.com | Phone: (561) 436-5761

SpeakWell Partners

SpeakWell Partners was founded on the idea that public speaking is a critical skill for personal and career success, and that anyone can become a more compelling and memorable speaker. When we are not on the stage ourselves, we are coaching speakers to deliver their best performance. We work from the inside out so that each speaker’s progress is based on their own talents, knowledge and personality. Barbara and Charlotte met 15 years ago when they tried to form a girl band (it sadly disbanded). In addition to a love of harmonizing and size 10 feet, they share a passion for the spoken word. If you are on a fast track, or just not ready for live coaching, we also offer on online course called the Dynamic Speaker System that you can view in your pajamas!

Email: Barbara@speakwellpartners.com | Phone: (413) 218-8893

Speak Well Partners

Speaking Empire™

What if everything you learned about Speaking was WRONG? As outrageous as that question is, here at Speaking Empire™, we challenge norms and conventional thinking so that we can shape communications into the world's next leading speakers, thought leaders and centers of influence. You know how so many people have a valuable message inside that they’d love to bring out & share with the world so they can make a difference? Well what we do is take you through a proven process built on a solid foundation, hand-craft & deliver you a custom presentation with your message fully intact. Then, we turn it into a profitable platform & help you bring it to the market.

Email: hi@speakingempire.com | Phone: (800) 687-1886

Speaking Empire

Story Sailing

I help remarkable people tell remarkable stories. Polish your prose, develop a smart publishing strategy, and sell excellent books that inform and inspire. Build your brand and reach your audience with an engaging website and marketing strategies that project professionalism, attention-to-detail, and style. As an award-winning author and editor, and an MFA graphic, web, and book designer, I understand the challenges and opportunities faced by professional speakers … but enough about me. If you’re a visionary with a goal to attain, a book to publish, or an audience to reach (and you share my belief that crafting messages should be a joyful adventure), let’s talk.

Email: dave@davebricker.com | Phone: (305) 490-5998

Story Sailing

Training Orchestra

Training Orchestra is the leader in Training Resource Management System, providing commercial training companies with a unified ERP which integrates the whole B2B sales cycle from order to invoice and streamlines all the business processes. We address session scheduling, resource management, automated administration, sales and profitability tracking, streamlined invoicing, reporting, and customer portal. By increasing client loyalty, optimizing the use of resources and enhancing revenue, Training Orchestra actively contributes to your company’s profitability.

Email: s.pineau@training-orchestra.com | Phone: (646) 844-2107

Training Orchestra

Vickie Sullivan™

Vickie Sullivan is internationally recognized as the top market strategist for experts. Specializing in branding for high-fee markets, Vickie has launched thousands of thought leader since 1987.

Email: info@vickiesullivan.com | Phone: (480) 961-4318

Vickue Sullivan: Market Strategy for Though Leaders

Video Narrative™

Video Narrative creates speaker demo reels through a collaborative process we call the client-centered story. We work with you to learn the needs of your clients, the outcome they are trying to achieve, and then position you as a guide who will show them how to accomplish their goals. Check out our website to see the model we use to tell a client-centered story www.videonarrative.com.

Email: Chris@videonarrative.com | Phone: (503) 754-9231

Video Narrative