March 28, 2016

Speaking Engagements

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Speaking Engagements

The Center for Work Ethic Development also provides engaging and informative presentations based on our research and experience. Delivered by CEO Josh Davies, these keynote presentations, workshops, and in-service training classes are a powerful way to educate and inspire your audience. Formats range from a 60-minute keynote to full-day training workshops.

Watch below for a few clips of Mr. Davies delivering his high-energy, engaging presentations for audiences around the country.

Topics covered include:


  • Work Ethic – The Building Blocks of the 21st Century Workforce

  • Creating a Culture of Trust and Accountability

  • Seven Secrets to Becoming the Leader You Never Thought You Could Be

  • 2030: The Workplace Revolution

  • Becoming a 21st Century Leader

Contact to get more information about content, logistics, and availability for a speaking engagement.

What participants have said about Josh Davies:

“Every minute and detail was useful and enjoyable!”

“One of the best workshops I’ve seen at any conference.”

“Mr. Davies gave the best presentation I’ve ever been in. Loved this session!”

“Most enjoyable and meaningful session I’ve attended!”

“Excellent presenter!! Dynamic, knowledgeable, engaging!”

“Above and beyond. This was one of the best sessions I attended.”

“Great presentation – information that can be used!” 

“One of the best sessions I’ve been to at any conference!!” 

“Outstanding presenter – very motivational!” 

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About Josh Davies

Josh Davies is passionate about helping others make a difference in their lives, jobs, and community. Through his work as a speaker and trainer, he has engaged and encouraged professionals across North America, the Middle East, and Asia. His engaging and connecting speaking style combined with relevant content make him an in-demand speaker, giving more than 75 keynote presentations and workshops to education, workforce, and corporate events annually. For the 2008 Democratic National Convention, Josh led the training for all 10,000 volunteers and more than 4,000 local service professionals for the event. Training Magazine named him as one of the top 10 trainers under 40 in America and the Denver Business Journal tapped him as one of Denver’s 40 Under 40.

Davies is currently the CEO of The Center for Work Ethic Development, an organization committed to developing workplace skills in the global workforce. Partnering with organizations in 49 states and 6 countries, they equip trainers and teachers to build the workforce of the 21st Century. An avid runner, Josh has been awarded the Mile High Energy Award by Visit Denver, and an honorary Doctorate of Foodservice by the North American Food Equipment Manufacturers Association for his contributions to the industry. He has been appointed by the Governor to serve a second term on the Executive Board of the Colorado Workforce Development Council, and to Chair the State Education and Training Steering Committee. He also chairs the P-Tech Selection Committee for Colorado, and serves on the board of the Colorado Opportunity Scholarship Initiative. Josh previously served on the Board of Directors for the National Association of Workforce Development Professionals, was President of the Council of Hotel and Restaurant Trainers (CHART), and co-chaired the Colorado State Youth Council.