Testimonials Section

Partial Client List:
Abercrombie & Fitch
Affinion Group
Anaheim Angels
Alabama Power
Arizona Diamondbacks
BAE Systems
Banfi Vintners
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Carpet One
Caterpillar Trucking
CCA Global Partners
Crown Petroleum
Choice Hotels
Deloitte & Touche
Embassy Suites Hotels
Enterprise Rent-A-Car
Express Scripts
Flooring America
GE Capital Solutions
Georgia Assoc. of Realtors
Glaxo Smith Kline
Grocery Outlet
Harrah's Casino
Hartford Life
Horseshoe Casino
Hyatt Regency
Investors Capital
KLA Tencor
La Quinta Inns & Suites
Liberty Tax Services
Merrill Lynch
MTD Products
National Cinemedia
Philips Healthcare
Precision Industries
Pro Source
Pulte Homes
Ruth's Chris
Sage Software
Slalom Consulting
South Carolina Farm Bureau
St. Louis Cardinals
Sysco Food Services
Trans World Entertainment
Transitions Optical
Tenneco Packaging
TESSCO Technologies
United Van Lines
USC Football Team
Verizon Wireless
WorldTravel BTI
Wyndham Hotel Group
YPO, EO, & Global One

"Fascinating, Compelling and Entertaining"
Barry Wallach - President Domestic Television Distribution

"Finding the perfect guest speaker/entertainer for our incentive program was keeping me awake at night. Booking Ricky Kalmon was an amazing success, Ricky inspired, entertained and fit our program perfectly. Thanks for making such a huge impact during our program!

Patrick Muse Director, Event Marketing
Philips Healthcare North America

"Ricky Kalmon's performance added so much electricity to our sales meeting and inspired our organization to accomplish great things in the future."
Mark Welch, Executive Vice President of Sales
Bushnell Outdoor Products

A terrific experience for my team and very motivational. We had Ricky back for a repeat performance the next year!
John Mullen, Vice President and General Manager, Large Institution Sales

"Amazing, Ricky was the hit of the Summit. He entertained everyone and had a compelling message that we all can learn in de-stressing our lives. He motivated everyone to move forward."
Tim Lewandowski, Manager Health & Safety
Covidien (formerly Tyco Healthcare-Mallinckrodt)

"For the second year in a row, Ricky Kalmon made our event a huge success. We were a little tentative about having him 2 years in a row but Ricky did not disappoint! Along with a few of our favorites, he included new and, if possible, even more hilarious parts in his performance. What a great way to relax and instill camaraderie among employees!"
Christine Jones, General Counsel
GoDaddy.com, Inc.

"I have to admit, initially, I was tentative as to how our attendees would react to have a hypnotist at our closing general session. However, just minutes into Ricky Kalmon's performance it was clear we had made the right choice. Ricky exceeded my expectations and sent our attendees away enthusiastically-charged and on a high note. They are sill talking about how the show was uplifting, motivational and entertaining."
Wayne B. Goldberg, President and CEO
La Quinta Inns & Suites

"Ricky Kalmon’s performance completely exceeded everyone’s highest expectations. Ricky brought laughter, focus and insights that will be remembered by all who watched and participated for years to come. Everyone left the evening’s performance thoroughly entertained and inspired."
Andrew J. Hyncik, Marketing Director Hospital Respiratory Care
PHILIPS Healthcare

"I wanted a performance that the audience would remember for the rest of their lives. Ricky Kalmon delivered with a grand slam homerun!"
James A. Litwak – President & Chief Operating Officer
Trans World Entertainment

"The event was amazing…right mix entertainment, laughter and wow factor…our group thoroughly enjoyed the night. Thank you for making it so special."

Eric Lindberg - Co-CEO
Grocery Outlet

"Ricky’s performance was both a great testament of the strength and will of the mind and a great corporate bonding event. Our group thoroughly enjoyed their colleagues being the stars of the show and Ricky did an excellent job of making it a great night."
Cliff Marks, President and CMO
National CineMedia

"Ricky is an amazing performer. He captivated our entire organization with his wit, stage presence and hypnotic expertise. I have never experienced a more entertaining evening that kept the whole audience begging for more."
Derrick Hall, President
Arizona Diamondbacks

"It was one of the real highlights of our event. Here we are, three weeks later, and we are still laughing about the show."
Alan Winters, Chief Operating Officer
Kingdon Capital Management, LLC

"It was my 17th meeting that I was responsible for during my 20-year tenure with Scantron. I have never had such positive feedback on a guest speaker before."
Lawrence Ganzell, Director Corporate Training and
Professional Development

"It's been nearly a month since your show and our district managers are still talking about how much fun they had. You not only hypnotized the 'volunteers' who went onstage, but you also mesmerized the entire audience!"
Marty Fisher, Vice President, Stores HR and Training
Abercrombie & Fitch

"Ricky Kalmon kept the audience on the edge of their seat. His show is funny and entertaining!"
Jeff Mango, GA/AL Region President
Verizon Wireless

"What impressed me the most was the freshness and innovativeness of Ricky’s Program. I would not have believed it if I had not seen it, that Ricky could take the concepts and values of hypnotism and apply them to the practical real world of retail selling. Ricky did a great job and our membership and sales professionals were delighted."
Evan Hackel, President
Carpet One Floor & Home

"Thank you Ricky Kalmon for a great performance and making our event a true success!"
Marian Rhodes, VP- Public Affairs
St. Louis Cardinals

"I can't express enough how much I appreciate your flexibility and openness while working with us all the way from the discovery process through the event itself. Your professionalism and willingness to 'go the extra mile' impressed all of us who dealt with you directly. Watching the smiles on our employees' faces throughout the entire show served as the icing on the cake. Thanks so much!"
Jason D. Brooks, Consultant- Chicago
Slalom Consulting

"A number of people in our group had reservations about bringing in a hypnotist at such an important event, but you generated so much excitement and camaraderie with your power of suggestion that every single member in the audience fell under your spell."
Paul Pinto, Sr. Vice President
NIIT Technologies, Inc.

"Ricky Kalmon generated participation by some folks that we would have never believed would do it, you had everyone of the 260 participants laughing hysterically and I doubt anyone on will stop talking about how great this party was until we bring you back again."
Jay Thompson, Division President
Pulte Homes- Ocala

"Ricky Kalmon combined a highly entertaining act with a serious business message."
Dan Neuburger, Senior Vice President
Cendant Corporation

"We were thoroughly entertained and enjoyed the show especially since it involved our group."
Ernie Lou, Enterprise Partners Mktg. Manager
Microsoft Corporation

"Thanks for performing a truly outstanding show at our recent national meeting."
Thomas Gather, Exec.Vice President HR
Rare Hospitality International

"Our event was full of our top clients and we are still getting requests on how to book Ricky for future performances."
Allison Nunes, CMP
Senior Program Manager, Groups & Events
WorldTravel BTI

"Ricky's program was the IDEAL ice-breaker for our state conference. We hosted a very diverse attendee group who talked about Ricky's show for the rest of the week. Actually, I still hear people talk about it!!! Ricky not only got my group in the right frame of mind for the conference, but he also made me look like the best planner ever!!!"
Scott Amos, Conference Planner
Florida Tax Collectors Association

"I must admit that I was a little apprehensive about a "hypnosis comedy show" for our event. In retrospect, it was the perfect addition to our evening."
Jerry Barash, President/CEO
Sysco Food Services of St. Louis

"All of our guests were thrilled by your ability to engage the audience so completely, and the specific references to our business that were included in the program were the perfect touch."
Geoffrey Stiles, Executive Vice President & COO
Ruth's Chris Steak House

"Awesome Show! Ricky Kalmon truly brought our group closer together."
Shelly Fisher, Sales & Marketing Coordinator
Hoover Vacuums

"Our team members’ response to you show was great. Many of our evaluations included comments like. "…Loved Ricky, again," and , "The show was hysterical."
Dianna Vaughan, VP, Field Sales & Hotel Support Services
Embassy Suites Hotels

"In all my years of attending SYSCO Award Banquets this is the first time I have ever seen a featured guest have the full attention of such a diverse group of associates which included warehouse people, drivers, office support personnel, sales and vice presidents. Our associates actually stayed around until the end of the show! Ricky had them mesmerized and totally entertained the entire hour of his performance!"
Tim Hogan, President & CEO
SYSCO Food Services of New Mexico, LLC

"Ricky Kalmon's performance was outstanding and attributed to the successfulness of our conference."
Keith Pierce, President
Wingate Inn

"What a Hit! The excitement from Ricky Kalmon's program carried all the way through to the closing session."
Tracy Thorley, Corporate Meeting Planner
Systems & Computer Technology

"Thanks for a great performance at our Users Group Conference. We are adding Ricky Kalmon to our list of favorites!"
Linda Benson, VP of Operations
Tempus Software

"Unbelievable!!! You made me look like the Almighty Convention Planner."
Scott Remmers, Director of Marketing
Relax The Back

"Ricky Kalmon was a very distinctive and strategic brand building bonanza. Two of our key brand attributes are innovation and thought leadership and Kalmon's Show represented both in a hilariously entertaining fashion."
Larry Zarin, VP Brand and Corporate Development
Express Scripts

"Ricky Kalmon was a huge success, filling our group with tremendous energy and laughter. Our people are begging me to bring him back!"
Alice Kopfensteiner, Project Administrator
MasterCard International

"Ricky Kalmon was a huge hit - the office is still talking about how much they enjoyed your unique, team-building production, and requests have been made to invite you back for next year's event."
Michael Grebe, President & CEO
Interline Brands

"He turned a room full of strangers into a room full of friends."
Stephen J. Schick, Manager, Special Events
Anheuser-Busch Companies

"We had a questionnaire that each person filled out on what they liked most about our conference, the 1# choice was Ricky Kalmon's show."
Tom Miller, Sr. Director of Sales
ResMed Corp

"Our Opening Session with Ricky Kalmon was the highlight of our convention. Our members learned and laughed all at the same time. Ricky Kalmon 'raised the bar' for all of our future keynote speakers!"
William G. Boatman
2012 President - Georgia Association of REALTORS®


For more info contact:
Judi Brown-Marmel,
Personal Manager

Kalmon Productions, LLC

Judi Brown-Marmel, Personal Manager – Levity Entertainment Group, Los Angeles, CA
Booking information: info@rickykalmon.com 888-273-1725 - 770-442-8820

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