ABOUT JEFF ALT

Why should you hire Jeff Alt to keynote your event? He will inspire, entertain and educate your audience with his highly acclaimed “Lessons from the Trail.” His expert advice, adventures & books have been featured on ESPN, CNN-Radio, FoxNews.com, Hallmark Channel, ABC’s the List, USAToday.com, in Backpacker Magazine, SHAPE, Women’s Health, Fitness RX for Men, Chicago Sun Times, and many more! Jeff’s best selling Appalachian Trail book, A Walk for Sunshine, won the GOLD in the Book of the Year Awards and first place in the National Best Books Awards. All of his books are award winning; including his new national park children’s series, The Adventures of Bubba Jones.

Jeff Alt is a talented speaker, hiking and camping expert, and an award-winning author of six books.  Jeff is a member of the National Speakers Association (NSA) and the Outdoor Writers Association of America (OWAA). He has shared his transformational “Lessons from the Trail” with thousands. He recently filmed a Tedx Talk about his Appalachian Trail journey. Alt holds a business/ marketing degree from the University of Toledo and a master’s degree from Miami University in Speech Language Pathology with a minor (thematic sequence) in environmental science.  Jeff’s career spans several industries as an award-winning sales and marketing professional, a speech language pathologist, an educator, professional speaker and outdoor author/ writer. For 20 years he has hosted the annual Sunshine Walk, 5k Run and Roll, inspired from his Appalachian Trail journey, which has raised over a half of a million dollars to support people with developmental disabilities. Alt has been hiking since his youth. He has walked the entire 2,160-mile Appalachian Trail, the 218-mile John Muir Trail with his wife, and he carried his 21-month old daughter along the coast of Ireland on a family hike. His son was on the Appalachian Trail at 6 weeks of age.

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JEFF ALT TAKES YOU ALONG EVERY STEP OF HIS AMAZING
2,160-MILE APPALACHIAN TRAIL ADVENTURE FILLED WITH INSPIRATION.

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The simplest Things Serve as The Biggest Rewards in Challenging Situations.

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Risk:  When you step out of your comfort zone in pursuit of a goal.

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Never lose sight of your goals no matter how difficult the climb.

SPEAKING ENGAGEMENTS

Keynotes and Seminars

“Jeff’s keynote had a room of hard to please professionals laughing, crying, and inspired. A great presentation.”
-Convention Chair, Georgia Speech Language Hearing Association

Watch Jeff Alt's TEDx Talk - Life Lessons from the Trail

Watch Jeff Alt’s TEDx Talk Life Lessons from the Trail

Has Your Audience Experienced Jeff Alt’s Energizing, Entertaining, and Inspiring “Hike to Success” Method?


As seen on ESPN and Hallmark Channel,
Jeff Alt walked the entire Appalachian Trail, over 2,000 miles, and inspired an annual charity for people with developmental disabilities, dedicated to his brother, which has raised over a half of a million dollars. His journey is chronicled in his award-winning, best-selling book, A Walk for Sunshine. Jeff combines his powerful lessons from his adventure with his business and education background  and presents a unique set of keynotes that will help with your success in business and in life.  Join the growing list of Jeff’s Clients in business & industry, churches, conventions, education, healthcare, sales/ marketing, & parks.

 

Business keynotes and Workshops

2.) Lessons from the Trail—Keynote

Jeff takes you on his 2,000-mile Appalachian Trail Adventure with bears, bugs, blisters, skunk bedmates, loads of humor, inspiration and edge of your seat entertainment.

Your audience will walk away with:

-Inspiration to tackle their next big goal
-Motivation to utilize their strengths and passions
-The knowledge that they can make a difference

 

 

What Clients are Saying:

“What a wonderful way to begin our Conference! Jeff spoke to the members of the Ohio Division, International Association of Administrative Professionals, about his “Lessons Learned from the Trail” at our annual conference held….He received rave reviews for his energetic and inspiring seminar. He was a true motivator for our attendees to set a goal, take risks, and enjoy the rewards!”
-Rosemary Deitzer, CAP,Ohio Division Annual Meeting Executive Committee.

“…Your presentation provided valuable insight and information and will be useful for our attendees as they move forward following the conference…thank you for being such an important part of our event!”
-Wisconsin Integrated Resource Management (WIRM) Conference Planning Committee

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Check Jeff’s Availability: Call: 513-227-2301 or e-mail Jeff direct: jeff@jeffalt.com

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TO ACCOMPLISH A JOURNEY OVER 2,000 MILES ON THE APPALACHIAN TRAIL,
SET SMALLER DAILY GOALS, PUT ONE FOOT IN FRONT OF THE OTHER,
AND YOU WILL GET THERE AN ESTIMATED 5 MILLION STEPS LATER.

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If you are interested in booking Jeff as a Key Note Speaker, please provide as much information as possible; such as event/organization, dates and location.

Jeff is available nationwide to speak to your group!

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