Last updated on October 27th, 2019 at 10:43 am
A corporate keynote speaker can have a lasting impact on your audience, and it can make a huge difference for your event and even for your company.
The material or the ideas presented by a corporate entertainer are much more compelling and are usually delivered in a memorable representation.
Derrick Tennant is a comedian who knows exactly how to send a corporate message to any audience so that your guests will have a fantastic time during the event.
Keep reading the article to discover three compelling reasons why you should consider Derrick for your next corporate event.
1. Derrick Communicates on How to Turn Obstacles into Opportunities
Derrick is no doubt the right person who can talk about this topic. To understand why we are saying this, we need to tell you a little bit about his life.
Back in the day, Derrick was a promising athlete, but unfortunately one day, he suffered an injury which put him into a coma.
After undergoing brain surgery, years in rehab, he finally got on his feet again. Also, even though he still finds it hard to use the left side of the body, he manages to “look on the right side of things,” which is what he always says.
This physical injury would have remained an obstacle for most people, but Derrick Tennant turned it into an opportunity. He worked so hard to overcome the physical challenges and still does.
Now, he is inspiring others as well through corporate entertainment. His story will serve as an energy booster for your employees who cannot do anything but appreciate Derrick for what he has accomplished.
After he underwent brain surgery, Derrick took years of therapy to learn the basics, such as walking, talking and other simple daily tasks.
Eventually, he was even able to return to the court and play basketball overseas competitively.
The main takeaway for Derrick Tennant from overcoming this significant challenge is that nothing comes easy and hard work will always pay off in the end.
He did not just stop at recovering (even partially). He wanted more from life, and this is why he became a speaker and a comedian who wants to inspire audiences just like yours.
3. Derrick Tennant Uses Comedy to Motivate People
Comedy is a fantastic tool to use which helps speakers and entertainers send their message more effectively.
By telling his story, Derrick manages to keep audiences engages, he connects with them and also keeps them smiling all along.
He is sharing his story authentically and originally, so it becomes much easier for audiences to make a connection with him when he is using all sorts of jokes along the way.
If you want to see a quick preview from one of his shows, then you can watch the video below.
We are positive that Derrick Tennant will make an amazing corporate keynote speaker for your event, so don’t hesitate to contact us at (615) 283-0039 if you have any questions or if you want to book him right away.