Over his 25+ years in senior international sales & marketing roles, Eamonn O’Brien has run countless training courses on developing communication skills in USA & Ireland. As an experienced orator, Eamonn is passionate in his belief that everyone can learn to speak in public, if only they could be convinced that: a) it doesn’t have to be a hard skill to learn, b) it doesn’t have to take years to master, c) it can be learned in a safe way, & d) it can even be fun! Eamonn holds an MBA from Manchester Business School & a BSc (Management) from Trinity College Dublin. He is also a long time member of ESOMAR, world association of market research professionals. Prior to forming The Reluctant Speaker’s Club, Eamonn held senior management positions with several corporations inc Prudential & MCI. He was also vice president of sales for Nowtel. As a marketing consultant Eamonn has worked with more than 50 clients inc AT&T, Johnson & Johnson, Capital One, Citibank & Harvard Business Review.