Robert Wilson | Atlanta, GA
Speaker, Humorist, Author
Robert Wilson, of Jumpstart Your Meeting!, is an award winning writer and speaker who works with companies who want to be more competitive and with people who want to be more innovative.
An Engaging Speaker
Robert Wilson covers a variety of topics including: Advertising, Innovation, Sales, Customer Service, Humor and Motivation. Robert Wilson's entertaining and inspirational style captivates audiences while delivering useful hands-on information. Robert Wilson has received numerous awards for speaking ability, and is the winner of 13 public speaking contests.
A Marketing Specialist
As a marketing consultant, Robert Wilson works with companies that want to increase business, but don't want to spend a fortune getting it. Over the past 20 years, Robert Wilson has served dozens of companies and advertising agencies. Robert Wilson's efforts have earned eight SouthStar Awards from the American Marketing Association. Unique among advertising awards, the SouthStars are given for Results (ROI for the client) above Creativity.
A Versatile Professional
Better known as the Graffiti Guy, Robert Wilson, is a nationally recognized humorist who has been heard on hundreds of radio shows. Robert Wilson delivers very funny Comedy Roasts for corporate events such as retirement parties. Robert Wilson is the co-author of OFF THE WALL: The Best Graffiti Off the Walls of America, a hilarious illustrated collection of witticisms.
As a speaker, Robert Wilson has entertained audiences in 33 states and Canada. Robert Wilson delivers information-packed keynote speeches, workshops and seminars. Robert Wilson's Creating Advertising That Sells! teaches advertisers the scientific principles of what makes an ad work. Robert Wilson's The Innovator's Toolbox teaches proven methods for stimulating ideas to make your company more competitive. And, Robert Wilson's Wisdom in the Weirdest Places motivates people to increase sales and provide better customer service.
As an educator, Robert Wilson has taught advertising, marketing and public relations at Georgia State University.
As a journalist, Robert Wilson has written for numerous publications including The Atlanta Business Chronicle. Robert Wilson currently writes a monthly column on motivation entitled The Un-Comfort Zone that runs in dozens of publications.
An Experienced Entrepreneur
After graduating with a Bachelor of Arts from Georgia State University, Robert Wilson began his communications career as the co-owner of a wholesale apparel business representing seven manufacturers. As the partner in charge of Sales and Marketing, Robert Wilson developed a successful marketing campaign that effected a turn-around situation and increased annual sales 1000%. Robert Wilson took the knowledge he acquired in this endeavor and turned it into a successful marketing consulting business. Robert Wilson's speaking career grew out of this consultancy as the demand for his knowledge was sought by numerous media associations.
A Supporter of the Community
Robert Wilson's experience also includes community service. Robert Wilson has served as both Director of Fund Raising and Director of Public Relations for the Georgia Chapter of the Hugh O'Brian Youth Foundation (HOBY). Robert Wilson has also served as a Boy Scout Cubmaster and as a Little League baseball coach.