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Steve has appeared on 100s of TV and radio programs over the 20+ years he’s been performing as Forrest Gump. During the last eight years he has been working as a speaker and host for organizations who want engagement and an overall better experience for event attendees.
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Steve’s passion for Gumption made our employee day fun and delivered a message of personal responsibility which is critical to our future success. Read more
Many speakers can deliver a positive message … Steve has the ability to make the message applicable and relevant by utilizing the familiar themes made famous in the movie Forrest Gump. Steve not only presents a message of Gumption … he becomes Forrest.
Steve’s Life is Like a Box of Chocolates presentation is made memorable by the strategic use of video clips that focused our students to specific leadership qualities that will serve them throughout their lives.
As a speaker who has delivered more than 2,500 presentations over 20 years, I have seen hundreds of speakers and Steve Weber is one of the best. Steve Weber, as Forrest Gump, not only inspires, entertains and motivates — he also informs.
Steve’s gumpness may be an act on the platform but his off-stage persona is genuinely gumpy. I appreciated the extra time after the presentation Steve spent talking with small groups and individuals. He is genuinely gump-like both on and off the platform.
Steve’s message of personal responsibility – which he calls Gumption – is perfect for today’s workforce. Steve obviously did his homework as many of his stories and examples were relevant to our industry of Healthcare services. Steve presents with Gumption. The world needs more Gumption!
As a Board member, I felt Steve went beyond the typical preparation to understand the issues and challenges facing our organization and industry. The result was Steve combined his message of Gumption with our organization’s membership challenges for an impactful one-two punch. He helped us throw down the gauntlet for our next year’s opportunity to grow.
Steve’s message of Gumption is leadership principles and practical life lessons all wrapped up in a positive, engaging presentation.
Our group benefited from Steve’s feather story. It’s a reminder that no matter what, even when we think we’re on the right track to discovering our full business potential, our path always has detours that must be taken. These detours turn into the essential steps of our journey … of self discovery.