is a powerfully engaging keynote speaker.
He'll challenge your audiences and inspire them to change the world.
And should you want more than something from the podium, he's also an experienced seminar leader who understands people and how they learn.
As a former talk show host who earned his
bread and butter keeping people listening, he's
not just a dynamic speaker but someone who understands audiences and communication.
knows how to engage and inspire yours.
As a respected international trainer and an adjunct professor at one America's leading universities, Jonathan
will use his
intellectual insight to draw out deeper concepts and challenge your audience.
As someone who has worked with 30 nationalities in 20 different countries, he'll draw on his
global perspective to focus on issues that matter, on the platform, in the seminar room and during coaching.
Experience in Business
Jonathan is Founder and Principal of Jonathan Halls & Associates which is based in Alexandria, Virginia.
firm trains people in leadership and media.
He was Managing Director of Talkshow Communication Ltd in London and formerly held a senior role at the BBC.
Jonathan is an Adjunct Professor at the Graduate School of Political Management, at George Washington University, in Washington DC.
has taught media, communication and leadership for two decades.
spends much time focusing on communication, change and unleashing the potential of staff within the context of leadership.
has developed a number of highly focused, intensive development programs on leadership, communication, innovation and learning.
Each program is based on the latest research and has been structured to empower people in organizations who want to perform well, to do better.
Halls is an experienced leader.
Jonathan formerly headed up the BBC's prestigious television, radio and new media operation in London.
Many consider it to deliver the best broadcast training in the world.
Responsible for a multimillion dollar operation, 40 staff and 200 contractors, Jonathan
teams through difficult processes of change, leading organizational change.
teams so they were better equipped to deliver the latest and best of class training in the fast evolving world of television production.
Prior to running Production Training, he
managed skills training in the BBC's
New Media Training Unit.
When Jonathan runs leadership, change and communication programs, he
doesn't talk from a textbook or relive other people's anecdotes.
talks from real experience.
And working closely with his
applies the latest theories through that experience to make the takeaways relevant to his
Diverse, Global Career
Jonathan has worked in various roles around the world.
He's been a talk show host, journalist, communications manager and media executive.
has spoken at many exciting places including the Institute of Finance
in Moscow (Russia), Nottingham University
(UK), University of New South Wales
(Australia) and Georgetown University
has spoken at leading international conferences including:
is a dynamic and engaging speaker.
Based in the Washington DC Metro area, he
draws on a wealth of international experience to bring your conference both depth of content and energy in delivery.
has a number of programs that he
can tailor for your audience to ensure they meet your business needs.
can also talk on a range of other subjects and would be happy to craft the right keynote, seminar or coaching session for you.