Forrest has been recognized locally and nationally as a businessman and thought leader. Named one of Atlanta's 500 Most Powerful Leaders and a Top 100 Transformational Leader by the John Maxwell Team, his company received the BBB Torch Award and is one of Atlanta's Best and Brightest Companies to Work For. see more


Forrest has spearheaded many successful media campaigns for various corporations, government agencies, and nonprofits receiving Aurora, Dot-Comm, Hermes, Marcom, Stevie, Videographer, and Telly Awards. see more

Forrest is an award-winning producer, director, cinematographer, and editor that loves to create projects that entertain teach, and inspire. Sometimes when you love your work, good things happen. Many of his accomplishments are listed on IMDb, the world's official site for information on the film and TV industry. see more

Forrest was awarded the designation of Accredited Speaker by Toastmasters International. He is only the 89th person in the world to achieve this prestigious credential. He is also a Distinguished Toastmaster, their highest recognition. The organization consists of 36,400 members globally, with less than 1% achieving this designation. He has been Toastmaster of the Year and recipient of the Inspiring Speaker Award by Coan Tennis Association. see more

Inspiring Speaker Award
Toastmaster of the Year