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Rob ‘Waldo’ Waldman

Keynote Speaker

Decorated Fighter Pilot; New York Times Bestselling Author; Hall of Fame Speaker

Known as “The Wingman,” Lt Col Waldo Waldman, MBA, CSP, CPAE is a highly decorated combat fighter pilot with 65 missions in Iraq and Serbia. A business consultant and executive coach, he helps organizations build collaborative cultures of trust, courage and commitment in highly competitive, rapidly changing business environments.

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Rob ‘Waldo’ Waldman'S SPEAKING FEE $25K - $40K

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Rob “Waldo” Waldman is a highly decorated fighter pilot, best-selling author, and acclaimed leadership speaker. His dynamic presentations draw on his military experiences to highlight the unparalleled power of trust, teamwork, and accountability in achieving success in high-pressure environments. Waldman’s philosophy that “Winning in business is a team sport” resonates deeply, emphasizing the importance of mutual support, courage, and commitment in overcoming obstacles and reaching new heights.

Waldman shares thrilling stories from his career as a fighter pilot, drawing vivid parallels to the challenges faced in the corporate world. His keynotes are an exhilarating blend of high-energy storytelling and practical insights, offering strategies to build and lead high-performance teams, foster a culture of trust and resilience, and adapt to change with agility and confidence. Waldo’s presentations are a masterclass in leadership, camaraderie, and peak performance.

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Rob ‘Waldo’ Waldman’s Speech Topics

  • Never Fly Solo! The Power of Partnership to Reach New Heights in Business

    Flying solo? You might think so. But take a good look around… you have support staff. You have managers. You have suppliers and distributors. And you have colleagues, family members and significant others. By placing your trust in those around you—you can overcome obstacles, adapt to change, and achieve success during adverse times. By placing your trust in your Wingmen and by being a Wingman to others, there is no mission you can’t complete. Through captivating stories, business lessons, and high energy video, Waldo will take your team on an unforgettable journey of high performance and excellence in extremely competitive and demanding environments. Be inspired to take to the skies knowing that you have Wingmen to help you face challenges and change with confidence while maximizing your potential in all aspects of life.

    Key Takeaways:

    • Promote Open Communication, Integrity, and Trust
    • Develop a Collaborative Culture of Accountability and Mutual Support
    • Leverage Preparation to Execute with Confidence
    • Transform Relationships into Revenue
    • Convert Fear into Action
    • Lead with Courage, Conviction, and Compassion
  • Never Fly Solo! How to Lead with Courage in Times of Uncertainty & Fear

    Known as “The Wingman,” Lt Col Waldo Waldman is a combat decorated fighter pilot, New York Times bestselling author, and executive coach. An expert on change management and resilience, he helps leaders build collaborative cultures of trust and courage in highly competitive, rapidly changing conditions. During his interactive virtual leadership program, Waldo will share combat tested tools and techniques on managing change, performing under pressure, selling with confidence and building trusting relationships to help build courage and focus during challenging times. Leaders will learn:

    • How to leverage one’s mindset to maintain focus amidst uncertainty
    • The three steps peak performers take to face adversity with courage
    • Tactics to cultivate resilience and confidence to sell under pressure
    • How to grow influence and impact with coworkers, clients and partners

What other organizations say about Rob ‘Waldo’ Waldman

Rob ‘Waldo’ Waldman was FANTASTIC!!! He truly connected with every member of the audience and I think his standing ovation speaks for how relatable, funny, interesting and entertaining his presentation was.



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