Carl Walsh

2013 District Speaker Champion, Trainer, Performance Coach

Carl Walsh, ACB Leadership, Communication Makeover, Speaking from the Stage


He has coached speakers of all types, from high school students to Hollywood personalities. He speaks to over 60 Realtor groups a year across the country and also speaks to various professional and trade groups on Leadership and Communications.

As a business professional, Carl spent 24 years in the world of Corporate Information Technology, with such organizations as The Walt Disney Company, C&R Clothiers and Smart & Final.  He also served on advisory boards for industry leaders Lexmark and NCR.  During that time, he participated in the evolution of desktop computing from simple gaming to industrial and management tools.

Before that, Carl spent twenty years in theatre as an actor and director after graduating from London’s prestigious Royal Academy of Dramatic Art.  He founded and managed one of Los Angeles’s first union-sanctioned small theatres for professional actors, receiving critic’s awards for both acting and directing.

He now joins these two careers by using techniques drawn from the theatre to allow his audiences to experience the principles he discusses.

Carl was featured in the August 2012 issue of Toastmaster Magazine for his innovative approach to using theatre games with non-actors.

Carl Walsh: professional topics

    • The Cornerstones of Leadership: Success Through Distinction
    • Acting for Communicators: Acting Principles for the Real World
    • Acting for Leaders: Acting Principles for Business and Life
    • Creating Creativity: The Great Sand Box



Recent Speaking Engagements:

Disney Toastmousters CARLWALSHSPEAKS.COM Toastmaster Magazine
 District 52 Humor Workshop  Kiwanis Club  Toastmasters International