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Chuck Garcia

Chuck Garcia is the founder of Climb Leadership International and is a Professor of Organizational Leadership at Mercy College in New York. He is also adjunct associate professor at Columbia University where he teaches leadership communication in the Fu Foundation Graduate School of Engineering and Applied Science. He coaches executives on public speaking, leadership development, and sales skills.

A 25-year veteran of Wall Street, he spent 14 years in sales and marketing at Bloomberg in a variety of leadership positions. He was Director of Business Development at BlackRock Solutions, an arm of the world’s largest investment manager, and was a Managing Director at Citadel, a prestigious alternative investment manager.

“Chuck Garcia was a breath of fresh air! So many conferences tend to pick executive level people to talk about their company and that gets dry. I hope that you’re able to continue bringing a keynote speaker that leaves you energized like I felt.”
-Participant Feedback from AUG National Members Meeting Keynote

He is also a mountaineer and has climbed some of the world’s tallest peaks, including Mount Kilimanjaro, Mount Elbrus, the Matterhorn, as well as mountains in Alaska and the Andes.

Speaking Engagements

Being an expert in the field, it is only natural that master communicator and teacher Chuck Garcia is a master lecturer as well. He gives speeches all over the world on a variety of subjects, moving audiences with his subject matter and technique. His specialty is speaking on the power of communication to drive your career to new heights.

Chuck has determined the key elements of a great communicator. His speeches cover everything about persuasive speaking including how to effectively use body language, how to engage your audience, and what makes an interesting visual presentation. His speeches are motivating, engaging, and easy to digest. These lectures are beneficial for anyone who has to speak publicly as part of their career. He has presented to audiences of sales managers, professors, and many others.

Chuck Garcia is available for speaking engagements worldwide. His presentation will push your next corporate event to new heights. If you are interested in booking Chuck for your event, please fill out the form below to request more information.

Recent Blog Posts

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    Top Ten Lessons Learned from Mark Twain

    If Mark Twain were alive today, he would have more followers on Twitter than Oprah Winfrey.  Why?  He was a master of epigrams: pithy sayings or ideas communicated in a clever and amusing way.  He is one of the most quotable individuals, and for good reason. While many are familiar …
  • The Ancient Art of Storytelling

    The Ancient Art of Storytelling

    Before the onslaught of technology and information that follows us everywhere there was one effective method for passing along information from person to person, village to village, civilization to civilization:  Storytelling. Before there was the ability to write, or later print to pass along written word, it was left to …
  • Talking or Communicating?

    Talking or Communicating?

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