Dr. Mike Mandel is a uniquely qualified expert in the art and science of influential communication. An enlivening and provocative keynote speaker, he is known for being simultaneously fascinating and hilarious.
Mandel’s career covers many different fields: corporate speaker, entertainer, TV personality, psychotherapist, martial arts instructor, writer and trainer. His eclectic knowledge, diverse areas of expertise and creative inventiveness have earned Mandel 18 nominations and 6 awards for excellence in entertainment. Tours of Britain and Australia, and multiple media appearances, including the Globe and Mail, Vision, Discovery, Bravo! Arts and Minds, as well as numerous guest spots as a relationship expert on the CBC television show Steven and Chris, are a testament to his consistent popularity.
A qualified trainer of Neurolinguistic Programming, and the Advanced Ericksonian Hypnosis Instructor for NLP Canada, he teaches salespeople, therapists and doctors. Widely regarded as one of the world’s premier hypnotists, he holds a doctorate in clinical hypnosis, and is certified in a number of highly effective psychotherapeutic disciplines.
Mandel’s energetic, innovative and entertaining corporate keynotes and presentations, equip audiences with powerful tools to communicate persuasively, increase intelligence and creativity, and reduce stress. His talent to inspire and motivate by providing solid, sharp, relevant insights for improving personal and business success, routinely earn him rave reviews for content and presentation style. His impressive and diverse client list includes London Life, Microsoft, Canadian Standards Association, Royal LePage, Saskatoon Teachers’ Association, Canadian College of Health Service Executives, Cogeco, TD, Noble Trade, Department of Defence, I.A.P.A., Rogers Communications, Deloitte, City of Kawartha Lakes, Aecon Construction, Petro Canada, Kronos, Ontario Provincial Police and the University of Toronto.
Mike Mandel lives in Toronto with his wife and thousands of books. His favourite things include Bengal cats, electric guitars, gel pens, his iPod, coffee roaster, Glenn Gould complete collection, chef hat, AC/DC shrine, Bowie knife, and his neighbour’s snow blower.