Speaker, author, columnist, businessman. All words to describe a man of varying backgrounds. As a successful businessman, Michael Aun presides over an insurance agency with some fifteen offices across Central Florida. He has also presided over a real estate firm and a construction company.
As a writer, Michael's popular column, Behind the Mike, has been syndicated in some sixty southeastern newspapers and periodicals for over a quarter century. The author of four books, his latest work is titled The Toastmasters International Guide to Successful Speaking. His other books include The Great Communicators, Marketing Masters, and Build a Better You, Starting Now!
Michael Aun has produced a dozen audio cassette learning systems and a score of video training modules used by Fortune 500 Hundred companies all over the globe. The author of hundreds of articles on sales management training, leadership, customer service, change and relationship strategies, he has been speaking professionally since 1974.
As a motivational keynote speaker Michael rose to international acclaim in 1978 when he won the "World Championship of Public Speaking" for Toastmasters International. He won the coveted honor by defeating eight other speakers representing some 150,000 Toastmasters from the sixty-five-country Toastmasters International speaking world. He is a member of Toastmasters International Speakers Hall of Fame.
Aun has since shared the lectern with Presidents Carter, Reagan and Bush as well as speaking giants Tom Peters, Mark Russell, Tony Robbins, Art Linkletter, Paul Harvey and Colin Powell.
In 1983, Michael was presented the earned "Certified Speaking Professional" (CSP) designation, a prestigious honor accorded by the National Speakers Association. At the time of the awards, less than 150 speakers worldwide had been so honored. In 1989, his peers in the National Speakers Association elected him to serve on their Board of Directors.
In other words, if you're looking for a professional speaker that your audiences will never forget, Michael Aun is the logical choice.