We create the stories and speeches that grow your business and maximize your impact.

We create the stories and speeches that grow your business and maximize your impact.




Get a Personal Brand Coach

It’s no longer enough to be the smartest person in the room, with the most letters after your name.

It’s no secret people buy first on emotion and then back their decision up with logic. It’s critical for people to not just GET your message, they must FEEL your message. Without that – no one’s “buying” anything!

Today’s consumer demands human connection and transparency. So what may be missing from your business is not more hustle or industry knowledge.

It’s more heart. More YOU.

When you share who YOU are, through your brand stories and speeches- in a way that’s appropriate for business – you quickly build trust with people who then become dedicated clients and/or loyal employees.

Your brand stories and speaking skills have the power to ignite your business. Let us help you discover and deliver them!

Done FOR You Content

Your brand stories need to be told, but you don’t know how to find them, write them, or tell them. That’s where we come in. We put on the white gloves and do all the heavy lifting for you. With just 2 hours of your time, you’ll have exactly what you need to quickly build trust and humanize your business.

Personal Brand Story Coach and Classes

Done WITH You Courses

If you want to be seen as the expert you are, you can’t just wing it. People will make judgments about your competency, based on your presentation skills. We’ll develop you to be the speaker, content creator, and storyteller you’ve always dreamed of becoming – so that every time you communicate, people’s eyes will be off their phones and onto you!

We work with:

  • Financial Advisors

  • Wholesalers
  • Field leaders

  • Executives
  • Sales Teams
  • Entrepreneurs

Want your group to hear this message? Book Deirdre Van Nest to speak at your next event!

Most keynote speakers feel like a gamble. With Deirdre you get:

  • A fully engaged audience.

  • Actionable tools to capture attention, build trust, connect emotionally, and make an impact whenever and wherever you communicate.

  • Praise for bringing in a relevant and easy to work with speaker!

Crazy Good Talks - Creating Personal Story

You want to grow your business and make an impact.

Discovering and delivering your brand stories and speeches are key ingredients for making that happen.

With our help, you’ll learn how to communicate what makes you unique and your message interesting so people want to hear more.

Everything you need to connect with clients and candidates in three simple steps.


Book Your Strategy Session

We’ll listen to what you need and recommend the services that are the best fit for the growth you’re looking for.


Engage The Process

Create your personal brand story and become the speaker, storyteller, and content creator you’ve always wanted to be.


Grow Your Brand

Finally feel like you have all the tools you need to grow your business and make an impact in ways you never thought possible.

As a business owner or key leader, you want to quickly build trust with clients and candidates so they’re inspired to choose you AND stay with you.

“2 of 3 of ALL Americans would be willing to spend more money on products and services from the companies of founders whose personal brand aligns with their own personal values.”

Trends in: Personal Branding
National Research Study

As good as Zig Ziglar!

“I’ve seen many presentations in my 60 years and Deirdre’s was one of the best. As good as Zig Ziglar!”

Jason Mascitti

Financial Associate

Crazy Good Coach

“Deirdre Van Nest is not only a Crazy Good coach, she is a Crazy Good person. She gave me the tools that I needed to craft and present amazing speeches. What is even more powerful is her confidence in me and her ability to make me believe in myself as much as she believes in me. I not only gained a coach and a mentor, I gained a friend.”

Aaron Schalk

Marketing Director, Cashman Center

Highest Rated Speaker

“Deirdre was the highest rated speaker at GAMA International’s LAMP 2018.  She turned what is typically considered a soft conceptual skill of being a powerful presenter into tangible practical strategies our members started using right away.”

Kari Stringfellow

Senior Director, Leadership Development at GAMA International

“Every time you have to speak you are auditioning for leadership.”

James Hume

“1 out of 2 Americans are more likely to work for someone with an established personal brand.”

Trends in: Personal Branding
National Research Study