Local Speaker: Randall Munson

Randall Munson: What can you learn from a dummy?

Randall Munson Ventriloquist and World-Renowned Clown
Randall Munson
Ventriloquist and World-Renowned Clown

TEDx Zumbro River is pleased to announce the addition of Randall Munson to our list of presenters!

Randall’s refreshing blend of inspiration and practicality, delivered with warmth, humor, and magic, has propelled him into the Speakers Hall of Fame. Not surprisingly, Randall has garnered more than 100 Gold Medals in the International Speaker Olympics, an IBM Award for Excellence, and is the first person to be honored as a Distinguished Speaker. Having spoken in 40 countries across 6 continents, Randall earned the Certified Speaking Professional designation which has been achieved by only 7% of the professional speakers in the world.


As an executive:

Randall has been named one of “The Worlds Greatest Business Mentors.” His messages stem from a rock solid business foundation: an IBM Program Manager and an IBM Executive Advocate, who for 20 years led IBM research and development projects with management, architecture, education, and marketing responsibilities. He also held an executive position for 5 years in the Target Corporation. Randall is listed in the International Who’s Who of Professionals. He was the Vice President of Administration at Crossroads College and member of the Board of Directors of Hope International University. He is the founder and president of Creatively Speaking®.

As a best-selling author:

Randall is the best-selling author of 9 books including Create The Business Breakthrough You Want, Humor 101, and Creativity 102. He shares his insights from platforms around the world and through his writing in a column in an international magazine and numerous published articles. His acclaimed electronic magazine, Business Magic®, is read monthly by thousands of decision makers in all 50 states and more than 70 countries around the world who want to experience the magic of Randall’s creative insights, ideas and inspirations for themselves and their businesses.

As an educator:

Randall is an expert at conveying complex, abstract, and potentially dry information in a manner that’s engaging and easy for the audience to grasp. IBM’s highest rated instructor, he has designed and taught courses for the IBM Advanced Business Institute, IBM Management and Technical Education, Asia/Pacific Marketing Masters Seminars, and served as an Adjunct Professor at the University of Wisconsin. Randall holds an M.S. degree in Computer and Information Science from the University of Minnesota.

As an entertainer:

Randall’s talents as a master magician, comic ventriloquist, emcee, and professional clown contribute to his ability to captivate audiences in any setting — including MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Circus, Disneyland, Disney World, and The White House. He has made televised appearances internationally and has been featured on major network broadcasts. Randall has won 40 national and international entertainment awards, and his likeness has been displayed in the Clown Hall of Fame and the Smithsonian Institution.