uses a Windows based notebook computer to run PowerPoint. He needs an LCD projector and
screen (for concurrent sessions, 12 foot width minimum.
For general session, 20 foot width minimum). He needs a 48 inch round or square table at the front of the room
for his computer. Ed also uses a wireless lavaliere microphone as he
prefers to move about the room freely.
Program Customization: Through
his interview process, Ed endeavors to help his audiences feel comfortable
listening to him. Through knowing a bit about both their every-day
business life and specific industry-wide challenges, he targets his
comments to their specific need. He reads your industry publications (when
you provide them) and talks to movers and shakers. Sometimes he will visit
a member business or facility in Southern California or while traveling.
Presentation Style: Combining
high-content with playfulness, Ed's style is what he calls Edutainment.
He is comfortable with a wide range of audience demographics and
diversity. Ed is comfortable presenting to any number: 2, 20, 200 or
2,000. He adjusts audience participation and interactivity to the size and
situation based on the desires of his client.
Ed dresses for the occasion; business suit, black tie, casual in a polo or aloha
shirt, or themed vest for additional entertainment value. Let him know and he will accommodate
Handouts: Since Ed uses
PowerPoint, he will provide you with the handout version of his
presentation. You can receive it hard-copy through the mail or
electronically via e-mail. You may reproduce as many as you wish.
Travel: Ed travels from the Los
Angeles International Airport (LAX) for venues out of Southern California.
He charges a flat rate travel fee and does not charge any travel expense
for Southern California locations.
Lodging: Please reserve a hotel
room billed to your master account. Ed prefers king/non-smoking whenever
Deposits: A deposit of 50% of the
speaking fee plus the flat-rate travel fee will lock-in your desired
Time:Ed does not present during meal functions.