meet Forrest Tuff
Forrest Tuff is the Founder and CEO of One Vision Productions, an award-winning, multimedia production company whose clientele ranges from small businesses and government agencies to Fortune 100 corporations. It has been recognized as one of Atlanta's Best and Brightest Companies to Work For.
He is a sought-after professional speaker and business coach that helps to educate other aspiring entrepreneurs and speakers through mentoring and training on how to start successful businesses of their own. A Certified Virtual Presenter, Distinguished Toastmaster and member of the National Speakers Association, he was named Atlanta Magazine's 500 Most Powerful Leaders and voted among the Top 100 Transformational Leaders by the John Maxwell Team.
An accomplished author and producer, his children's book, Things I Like 3-D garnered him a nomination for the Georgia Author of the Year Award. He is host of the entertaining and informative TV program Tuff Talk Show and is known as the Filmpreneur, due to his creativity and business savvy in the film industry. He has nearly 200 movie credits to include documentaries, indie films and a major motion picture with Twentieth Century Fox.
As an advocate for servant leadership, Tuff created a Pay It Forward grant, which is annually awarded to a nonprofit and received a Leadership Certificate from BoardSource. He is a United Way VIP Alumnus, Ambassador for the American Heart Association and recipient of the MLK Drum Major for Service and President's Call to Service Awards.
An Atlanta native, Tuff is a former Division I and Hall of Fame college basketball player.