Charlie Wittmack is a world-class explorer, and attorney who has been organizing major expeditions for nearly 15 years.
As an adventurer, Charlie is perhaps best known for surviving a remarkable ascent of Mt. Everest after making two back-to-back summit attempts without food or water during some of the worst weather in the recorded history of the mountain.
In addition to standing atop peaks during dozens of expeditions to the Andes, Alps, Africa, Alaska and Himalaya, Charlie has trekked across East Africa with the Maasai, sailed the Indian Ocean in a handmade boat and traveled 5,400 miles across the United States on a bicycle. Charlie is also an accomplished open water swimmer, having completed numerous marathon swims around the world, including a attempt to swim the English Channel.
Charlie works with companies across the United States to address a wide variety of unique “Everest” challenges. Whether your company is managing change, launching a new sales program, developing team effectiveness, implementing a training program, or celebrating a significant achievement, Charlie will customize his presentation to dovetail into your organizational development plan in a uniquely inspirational and memorable package.
Charlie is a practicing attorney and trial lawyer. Charlie serves clients ranging in size from large multi-national corporations to individually owned start-ups, assisting them with transitions through a huge variety of challenges, ranging from complex litigation matters to mergers and acquisitions.
Charlie draws on his experiences as an attorney while working directly with companies to customize his presentation to their specific needs in an insightful and professional manner.
Charlie’s Summit of Success is a customized keynote is used by major corporations and associations around the United States to enhance existing training programs, develop employee potential and increase productivity. During his talks, Charlie uses adventure stories and incredible images to inspire and motivate and to provide context for cutting edge business concepts, while delivering established organizational messages and goals.
Certified Continuing Education Provider
Charlie has been approved to provide continuing education seminars for the following professional designations: (i) medical doctor; (ii) nurse practitioners (iii) registered nurse; (iv) licensed practicing nurse; and (v) certified project manager. Please contact us to determine if we can meet the continuing education requirements of your professional organization.
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“So many thought-provoking ideas…the best ever.” Lennox