Skip to content

About Tim Gard, CSP, CPAE


Tim Gard is a world-renowned keynote speaker who has been transforming audiences through humor for over 25 years. He is known for his ability to inspire and motivate audiences to create positive change in their personal and professional lives.


Humorous Keynote Speaker

Tim is not a comedian, but he is one of the funniest speakers on the planet. He uses his unique style of humor to shine a light on unseen possibilities and help audiences turn negatives into positives. He calls this approach Comic Vision, and it has helped countless individuals and organizations navigate through tough times with a smile on their faces.


Hall of Fame Speaker

Tim’s speaking skills have earned him the elite status of enrollment in the National Speakers Association’s Speaker Hall of Fame, and he is one of only a handful of people to receive the Certified Speaking Professional (CSP) designation from the same organization. He has also been recognized by Meetings and Conventions magazine as one of the best keynote speakers in the industry.


Impressive Client List

Tim has worked with some of the biggest names in business, including Wells Fargo, IBM, MDRT, Westin Hotels, United Airlines, Coors, and many other corporations and associations. He has also appeared on numerous television and radio shows.


Humor Writer and Executive Presentations Coach

Aside from his global speaking engagements, Tim is also a sought-after speaking coach who can help individuals at all levels improve their presentation and speaking skills to achieve their goals. He believes that humor is a powerful tool for fostering mutual respect, trust, empathy, and a shared sense of connection between a speaker and their audience.


Master at Teaching Resilience

Whether you’re looking to reduce stress and improve resilience, deprogram negativity, or increase employee retention, Tim Gard can help you achieve your goals through the power of laughter. He is a master at teaching people how to be more resilient and resourceful, while also coaching businesses on how to enhance productivity and employee enthusiasm.


Fun and Memorable Impact

Tim delivers his messages with a one-of-a-kind presentation style that is both talented and innovative. He provides amazing take-home value that will stay with you long after the presentation is over. Tim has a gift for making audiences of all backgrounds and cultures feel connected and entertained.

If you’re looking for a speaker who can deliver a powerful message with humor and inspiration, Tim Gard is the perfect choice.


Contact us today to book Tim for your next event and start creating positive change in your life and the lives of those around you through the power of laughter.

Tim Gard's Hall of Fame Acceptance Speech

About Tim Gard Crab Puppet