An empowerment speaker and workshop facilitator, Forrest provides meaningful tools to help individuals and organizations recognize their worth, maximize their potential and increase the quality of their relationships. His topics focus on the entertainment industry, entrepreneurship, communication, and branding & marketing. Forrest is a professional member of SpeakerHub and Toastmasters Speakers Bureau. He is available to speak at award ceremonies, churches, community functions, conferences, corporate events, film festivals, schools, and workshops.
January 4, 2020 City of Norcross - Speaker, Indie Filmmakers: Where Do We Fit?
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"I invited Forrest to be a guest on my Business Infrastructure podcast. He did not disappoint!...To date, his interview consistently ranks in the top 5 of my podcast’s most downloaded episodes. If you’re looking for a speaker that will leave your audience motivated, inspired and ready to spring into action, then I highly recommend you book Forrest.
Alicia Butler Pierre, CEO, Equilibria, Inc.
"Forrest ... Mind blowing presentation! Your electrifying, insightful and compelling interactive presentation delivered 5 "Power" Tips To Become A Better Speaker. I'm ready to take the plunge as you challenged us to do. I'm ready to S.P.E.A.K professionally!"
Ronald Baker, Chief, Strategy, Plans & Policy at DoD Organization
"Forrest presents information in an easy-to-follow, visually appealing way. He researched project management processes and educated our Forum members on the film industry using terminology with which they are familiar. He is a cornucopia of information, and an engaging and talented presenter!"
Melody Cookson, PMP - Event Coordinator, Project Management Institute - Atlanta
"I was delighted when Forrest accepted our invitation to be the keynote speaker at Coan Tennis Association's 40th Anniversary celebration in March of 2020. Forrest delivered an inspiring talk and had tremendous knowledge of the core values, impact and investments of the founder/charter members. He eloquently delivered an impactful call to action, Coan needs more volunteers!
Thele Moore, Owner Agent, American Family Insurance
“Forrest’s first presentation at the Fuse Networking Round Table sold out! Attendees praised his knowledge and wealth of information! Don't miss his second and final talk. It's possibly the best 90 minutes you will spend this month!"
Art Wood - CEO, Fuse Networking Round Table
“Forrest is a highly-skilled public speaker and a stellar project coordinator! As a public speaker, he has a vast array of knowledge and life experience from which to draw upon, which makes him a valuable asset to the community at large."
Berthine Crèvecoeur West, M.A., CoreCHI™ - CEO, Westbridge Solutions
“I found Forrest to be very open and knowledgeable about the film industry. I moved to Georgia from California two years ago, and I just want to say thank you for sharing your personal experiences."
Bridget Brooks Mack - Casting Network, Actress
“Positively engaging!” I am impressed with Forrest’s ability to engage a diverse audience and his creative storytelling always brings a laugh. Forrest would be a true asset for any positions requiring public speaking and creative presentation."
Cindy Smallwood - Senior Account Manager, Apogee Interactive
“I've had the privilege to work on the team alongside Forrest Tuff on several film industry related workshops for SCORE. His leadership, creativity, connections and depth of industry knowledge surpassed all our expectations. Workshop attendees gave these events our highest five-star ratings."
Anita Davis - President & Chief Funding Matchmaker, Praxis Strategic Solutions
"Forrest is an exceptionally well public speaker. When he speaks, he always engages the audience and tailors his speech to fit the audiences’ needs and questions. His prior experience in the industry allows him to share real world stories which effectively allow him to dive deeper when he presents. I highly recommend Forrest.
Kennington Groff - Licensed Attorney, Lilenfeld PC