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Penny Zenker: Business Motivational Speaker

Penny Zenker is The Focusologist, CSP, international motivational speaker, business strategy coach, and best-selling author. Penny founded, developed, and sold her first multi-million dollar business while living in Zurich, Switzerland. Later at the world’s 4th largest Market Research company, she managed business unit turnarounds and was a Tony Robbins business coach helping entrepreneurs around the world to double their businesses.

Her clients tell her, her gift is cutting through the clutter and helping them focus on the most important and relevant areas to sustainably grow their businesses.

Penny’s high-energy and interactive keynote presentations, motivational speeches and workshops inspire and challenge you to think act and be more strategically,  Be more emotionally intelligent, and inspire personal leadership.

Penny is the bestselling author of The Productivity Zone: Stop the Tug of War with Time. As a master NLP practitioner and neuro-strategist, she integrates the elements of thought, communication, and behavior to provide strategies for positive changes and maximum results.

Penny’s expertise focuses on strategic thinking, leadership, problem-solving, communication, and productivity. She has coached hundreds of successful business leaders and entrepreneurs in leadership roles, relationships, and building culture.

What makes Penny a top great motivational speaker?

She is skilled at helping individuals and organizations on


Increasing Sales

Strategies to effectively manage demanding customers, sell more and faster in a competitive market

Boosting Productivity

Focus on greater self-awareness in the moment slows time and improve your productivity. She has created the P10 Productivity Accelerator program.

Reducing Stress

Methods to work smart and achieve more.

Improving Communication

Motivational skills for managing difficult people and situations to make organizations function more effectively.

Enhancing Leadership

Perspectives to drive effective leadership in every aspect of business. Understanding the critical elements that deliver superior results in every leadership area.

Productivity Under Pressure

Break out into groups and be challenged to solve a seemingly impossible problem in a short amount of time. See how time management, personal responsibility, communication and problem-solving skills shows up in the game and how that relates to your every day.

Penny’s experience and accomplishments include:

  • Being selected as a featured TEDx presenter
  • Supporting Women Veterans as President of the Board of Heart of a Fighter
  • Executive Coaching for Tony Robbins’ Business Breakthroughs.
  • Building  and selling a multi-million dollar technology business
  • Leading a major division for GfK Switzerland
  • Leading two major corporate merger and acquisitions

Penny earned a BS in Accounting and Finance from Drexel University and attended University College London. Her professional training in coaching methodologies is from the International Coach Academy (CPC), Anthony Robins Leadership, Steve Linder-NLP and Jack Canfield-Success Principles. She is an Associate Certified Coach (ACC) with the International Coaching Federation (ICF) and A Master NLP practitioner and Neurostrategist.

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