Summit Team Building

Motivational speaker Scott Kress uses stories drawn from his adventures and expeditions and lesson from team building and leadership research to help energize your teams and leaders.

 Scott is a masterful storyteller, a leadership trainer and a team building expert. For over 25 years he has been leading corporate team building workshops and has taught at some of the leading Executive MBA schools. What sets Scott apart from other leadership and team building speakers is his ability to climb mountains. He has climbed Mount Everest, the 7 Summits and many other mountains worldwide. Scott is also a certified Polar Guide and has led expeditions to the South and North Poles. In recognition of his achievements he was elected a Fellow of the Royal Canadian Geographic Society.

Scott’s keynotes will contain not only gripping stories from his adventures, but he will use his team building and leadership expertise to connect these dramatic stories to the challenges your team is striving to overcome and the goals you want to achieve. Scott’s presentations are dynamic, fun, interesting, insightful and applicable

Scott Kress is a masterful storyteller, a leadership trainer, an Executive MBA Professor and a life-long mountaineer. He is the 51st Canadian to summit Mount Everest and the 18th Canadian to climb the 7 Summits. In this engaging keynote, Scott will share the insights he has gained having led high altitude expeditions for over 25 years.

As Scott Kress was trekking 1000km across Antarctica to the South Pole, he was thinking “this is pretty outrageous”. In this engaging and insightful presentation, you will learn all about trekking to the South Pole, but more importantly the 7 lessons that Scott used to achieve this outrageous feat. These lessons can apply to any individual on a team trying to achieve a big goal and perform at their peak.

An interactive workshop with breakout groups that foster deeper learning discussions and the development of personal action plans. An excellent way to further the applicability of Scott's impactful keynotes for your team!

The story of his climbs of Everest and other mountains is what engages and captures the imagination and the addition of models, tools, theories and strategies connects it to the readers goals and challenges. Scott wrote this book to tell his story, but also to provide insights for personal, team, leadership and organizational development.