Some People Said Some Things:
“Jimi held 240 people gripped in his stories and you could feel them being moved emotionally and intellectually. We were all challenged individually and that can only strengthen us and our organisation. So positive, demanding and rewarding”
Rob Campbell – Chairman, Sky City & WEL Networks
Jimi was the easiest and most enjoyable speaker we’ve ever worked with.
General Manager Tourism & Major Events for Tourism New Zealand
“He was bloody great. Jimi tells a wonderfully honest and frank tale that really hit home with the men and women of the Navy who were there. He really made a difference to our Navy, I can’t ask for more than that.”
Jack Steer – Chief of the New Zealand Navy
Jimi is an outstanding speaker. From the get-go he captured the audience’s attention in a very humanistic way. While delivering a very powerful message that resonated and created a mind shift for the better. I would have paid double!
Monique Gibson – National Accounts & Events Manager at DB Breweries
“Jimi was an absolute hit, reaching a high 97.5% audience engagement score in our post day survey.”
Scott Wilson – BNZ
“Jimi changed lives in there today…”
Andy Routley – Managing Director DB Breweries
“Jimi has a really powerful message to convey around mental health, which he does unbelievably well.”
Sir Stephen Tindall – Founder Warehouse Group
Jimi was so good that he made people at our event cry in the bathrooms afterwards! What I’m saying is, he has the power to genuinely move people with his stories, anecdotes and perspective on not just mental health, but life.
Taryn – Founder of the Women’s Collective
“Jimi is an exceptional motivational speaker who is engaging for all ages. Jimi is fantastic to work with, organised and shares a remarkable story. Jimi is a first class speaker – our staff and customers who have had the privilege to listen to Jimi have provided overwhelmingly positive feedback and thoroughly enjoyed his speaking engagements.”
Emily Gardner – Marketing Manager Fuji Xerox
That was the best looking powerpoint presentation I’ve ever seen!
Dean Taylor – We Are Tenzing
Some People Awarded Me Things:
- Guinness World Record for the World’s Longest Waterslide
- Finalist for the 2014 New Zealander of the Year
- Finalist for the 2014 New Zealand Innovator of the Year
- Opening speaker TEDxAuckland 2013
- 2014 Hubbards “Amazing Hero” grant recipient
- Inaugural recipient of the “Kevin Roberts Entrepreneurship & Innovation Scholarship”