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Ira Koretsky, The Chief Storyteller ®, has been in the world of public speaking and business storytelling for over 25 years. His high school debate coach, Mr. H., helped the students understand the tremendous power of effective communication and understand the tremendous power of effective delivery–they went hand-in-hand.

Some 25 years later, NOTHING has fundamentally changed.

To be successful, we will always need effective communication…between people.

Ira has been coaching, teaching, training, and consulting on communication in more than a dozen countries (testimonials, customers, success stories, video clips). He performed improvisational comedy with ComedySportz San Jose and ComedySportz DC for over 10 years. Also, he teaches public speaking, storytelling, and communication at the University of Maryland’s Robert H. Smith School of Business.

For more than 20 years, Ira has built The Chief Storyteller ® (about Team) into one of the most recognized names in business storytelling and communication. He has developed a variety of tools, templates, and proven frameworks to help you build and nurture a “Deliberate Communication” culture. A culture, which improves your individual performance improvement and organization performance improvement.




Better Presentations Review

Inspire Action Speaking FrameworkTM

Market Entry Services (MES)

Photography Sources:
Header from Unsplash, William Bout; Location: Le Phare du Petit Minou, Plouzané, France
Corporations: Deposit Photos
Government: Capitol, White House, Supreme Court all sourced Wikipedia
Associations: Unsplash Jim Cooke
Better Presentations Review: Deposit Photos with The Chief Storyteller® photo superimposed
Inspire Action: Shutterstock
Market Entry: NeverLanding; Location Dorfgastein in Salzburg, Austria