MICAH SOLOMONis a two-time bestselling author, a Forbes.com contributor, an entrepreneur and a self-made business leader. The Financial Post calls him the “new guru of customer service excellence.” He will captivate every member of your audience with actionable insights, inspiration, and the next steps to take.

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Micah Solomon is the trusted, cutting-edge authority who will help you grow your business by transforming your relationship with customers to reflect today's changing realities and opportunities.

Micah offers keynote speeches, half-day workshops, webinars, and full day training (in addition to in-depth consulting) on the following topics, customized to your specific audience, business situation, and challenges:

1. Exceptional Service, Exceptional Results. Based on the #1 bestselling book Micah wrote in collaboration with the creators of the modern-day Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company. Micah reveals the secrets of building a truly five-star customer service organization.

2. High-Tech, High-Touch Customer Service.
Based on Micah's latest bestseller: how to build customers for life in this age of social media, self-service, global competition, and endless distractions. Includes hands-on experience, best practices, and culture-building insight from Apple, Google, The Ritz-Carlton, Zappos, USAA Insurance, Four Seasons, and more.

3. Millennials As Customers: Serving–and Profiting From–The Largest Generation In History. The millennial generation of customers (born 1980-2000) is bigger–by far–than the baby boom, and will soon represent a third of all customers in the marketplace. And within just a couple years will command the largest wallet share of any generation in history. Are you ready to serve them, profit from them, keep them coming back? Micah’s renowned research and writing on the subject for Forbes.com enliven this unique presentation.

4. The Jetsons Effect: Building A Future-Ready Customer Service Experience. One of the challenges of our time is deciding where to put more, or less, human interaction into customer service and the customer experience. Using a fun yet useful framework of the Jetsons cartoon vision of the future, as well as much practical insight and examples, Micah helps you address self-service, timeliness, and other key issues of a future-friendly customer service experience.

5. Company Culture: The Ownership Imperative. Turning employees into proprietors, with true responsibility for the care and feeding of customers, is a key to a great company culture. Micah explains how to accomplish this through purpose, standards, positive peer pressure, and leadership that leads to self-leadership.

6. The Heart of Hospitality: Leadership and Frontline Secrets. This Hospitality Industry-specific topic is based on Micah Solomon’s writings for Forbes Media and his groundbreaking hospitality-industry book The Heart Of Hospitality. It features wisdom and innovative insights from The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company, Virgin Hotels, Danny Meyer, Four Seasons Hotels And Resorts, as well as other luminaries and innovators in the industry, including great independent hotel, inn, and restaurant operators at all star levels and price points.

Micah travels throughout the U.S. and around the world.

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Keynote Speaker Micah Solomon

Keynote Speaker Micah Solomon

Micah Solomon is one of America’s most popular keynote speakers on building bottom line growth through customer service. A bestselling author and hands-on consultant, Micah Solomon specializes in building stellar, profitable customer experiences, company culture, 21st-century marketing, and social (and anti-social!) media.

Micah was recently named the “new guru of customer service excellence” by the Financial Post. His latest business bestseller, High-Tech, High-Touch Customer Service, as well as his perennial bestseller, Exceptional Service, Exceptional Profit, (a collaboration with the creators of the modern-day Ritz-Carlton) have won multiple awards. His expertise has been featured in Inc. Magazine, Bloomberg BusinessWeek, CNBC, Forbes, and the Harvard Business Review.

Micah's uniquely inspiring and humorous speeches convey his passion for everything that makes a business great, delivered in his famously relaxed and friendly 21st-century speaking style. Micah is legendary for engaging his audiences through his sincerity, his genuine passion for his clients’ success, and his unique visual presentation style - no stock photos here, just real life examples.

An entrepreneur and business leader himself, Micah used the techniques he speaks about to build his company from a one-man home operation into a market leader in the manufacturing and independent entertainment field—a story well known to readers of FastCompany and Seth Godin’s marketing bestseller Purple Cow. Micah was also an early investor in the Apple-related speech-recognition technology behind Apple’s Siri.