Hardy Smith, CVP

High-Energy Nonprofit & Strategic Planning Motivational Keynote Speaker, Board Retreat Facilitator, Blogger and Author

Fee Range: $10,000-$12,500

Daytona Beach, Florida

Nonprofits, Strategic Planning, Leadership, Business, Change, Communication, Empowerment, Innovation, Motivation, Team Building

What Would the Possibilities Be if Your Nonprofit, Association, or Chamber of Commerce had the Benefit of a Positive, Productive, and Fully Engaged Board?

With decades of experience working in the high-performance corporate world of NASCAR racing and involvement with nonprofits and associations across the country, Hardy Smith provides expert advice and develops effective strategies to help solve challenges and drive the operational change needed to bring your organization to the next level.

Hardy is a high-energy, content-rich, and engaging master storyteller that delivers a powerful and motivating experience formulating tangible takeaways that are immediately actionable back at the office by your audiences!

“It’s always a pleasure to have Hardy Smith with us because we know that our attendees will leave with information that they can instantly and easily implement at their chambers. His “How to Stop the Nonprofit Board Blame Game” session was a hit with chamber professionals at our Spring Conference and they were excited to have the opportunity to purchase copies of his book!”
~ Tammy C. Bracewell - President, Florida Association of Chamber Professionals

1610321846Hardy_Headshot1
meet-hardy-fundraising-challenges-new1
hardy-helps-new-21
-75815-640x400-0
-75814-640x400-0
previous arrow
next arrow
1610321846Hardy_Headshot1
meet-hardy-fundraising-challenges-new1
hardy-helps-new-21
-75815-640x400-0
-75814-640x400-0
previous arrow
next arrow

Hardy’s clients include: Women in Trucking Association, U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation's Institute for Organizational Management, Florida Festivals & Events Association, Boys & Girls Clubs of America, Meeting Planners International, Florida Society of Association Executives, American Library Association, Towing and Recovery Association of America, Florida Association of Chamber Professionals, NASCAR, Chamber of Commerce Association of Alabama, Habitat for Humanity for Florida, Women in Ophthalmology, Health Care Administrators Association, International Society for Eye Research, HR Florida, AFP Florida Planet Philanthropy, and many more ...!

Hardy's Most Requested Experiences Include:

Hardy is the author of Stop The Nonprofit Board Blame Game. This Amazon Bestseller shows nonprofit leaders how to break the cycle of frustrating relationships and benefit from fully engaged boards.

Recognized as a Nonprofit and Association industry leader, his insights have appeared on the BoardSource and Institute for Nonprofit Management blogs, FSAE Source Magazine, and numerous other publications. He's also the author of a blog and newsletter that address the challenges faced by nonprofit leaders.

He is a member of the National Speakers Association (NSA), Certified by eSpeakers as a Certified Virtual Presenter (CVP), ASAE (American Society of Association Executives), FSAE (Florida Society of Association Executives), ACCE (Association for Chamber of Commerce Executives), and AFP (Association of Fundraising Professionals).

Ready to put Hardy Smith's Expertise to Work for Your Organization? As your keynote speaker and storyteller, you have Hardy's word that your audience will both laugh and learn as he shares the life lessons, business strategies, experienced “ah-ha’s”, and important pathways your audiences need to thrive both personally and professionally. To Book Hardy now contact us at 888-766-3155!