M. A. Curfman is an energetic and creative professional speaker. Mac - as he is known - is considered by his global client list to be one of the most inventive and moving speakers and trainers of our time. He has a brilliant straightforward style that has become his trademark. Over the past decade, he has presented more than 1,600 speeches and training sessions to global businesses and government audiences. Mac is the founder and principal of a global training firm, as well as founder and CEO of a specialty coffee roasting company. He previously served as a senior consultant in a top national consultancy, as the founder and CEO of governmental advisory practice, and as a city manager. Mac has earned a tremendous reputation as a go-to resource and non-conventional problem-solver. His broad knowledge in diverse industries, businesses, and government agencies has made him a unique asset to hundreds of enthusiastic consulting, training, and coaching clients. Mac's deep expertise includes leadership development, team-building, organizational development, strategic thinking and planning, project management, sales and marketing, customer service, business and personal communication, and business writing.