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Keynote Speeches and Workshops

on topics of communication, media, and publicity …
with the focus on empowering your team to
make big things happen.

Jess Todtfeld

President, Success In Media, Inc.
Former Producer for
keynote speaking 

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Program Topics:Motivational Communication Speaker

Our Most Popular:


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17 Strategies for Becoming More Persuasive, Influential,
Create More Impact and Income
(Communication skills, motivational, interactive)


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Be prepared for media interviews BEFORE Crisis Strikes
(Media skills, crisis preparedness)



Media Topics:


Weather Any Media Storm
Be prepared for media interviews BEFORE Crisis Strikes


Master the Authentic Media Interview


Media Training Crash Course
Breakout Session, 1 Day or 2-Day Version


Presentation / Speaking:

TurboCharge Your Communication Skills

…and Realize the Secret to Power & Influence



Magnetic Marketing – Be Memorable



Motivate, Be Memorable, and Make Big Things Happen



People Need to Hear My Message!
Learn to Be More Interesting, More Memorable and to Move More People to Act on What You Say



Speak to Close
Communicate and Move People to Action



Presentation Training Crash Course

Breakout Session, 1 Day or 2-Day Version


ABOUT JESS TODTFELD  – The Secret to Power & Influence

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Jess Todtfeld has a simple purpose… to help people become get more of what they are after.

“Changing the way you think and changing the way you communicate can have a massive impact on your career and your life.”

What does this mean?  This is the one missing link when it comes to being the best choice for job promotion, the best candidate in a job interview, or the business a group spends their money on.  Now your organization can tap into the power of communicating for action. Jess Todtfeld trains CEOs, U.N.Officials, financial executives, experts and authors on how to do this.

Todtfeld has spoken in front of clients from the United Nations, IBM, JPMorgan, AARP, USA Today, The World Children’s Wellness Foundation, Land Rover USA, Edelman Public Relations, The American College of Emergency Room Physicians, Scripps TV Networks, North Face apparel, and the ASPCA.
Jess founded his company, Success In Media, Inc. in 2003. Success in Media is a full service business communications training and consulting firm. The company recently expanded under the branding Results First Consulting, featuring results oriented business training programs.

Todtfeld brings with him 13 years experience as a Television Producer on the National Level for networks including NBC, ABC, and FOX. During that time Jess worked both in front and behind the camera.. Todtfeld spent 2 years as a producer for cable’s #1 prime time show, “The O’Reilly Factor” with Bill O’Reilly, and 7 years with cable’s #1 morning show“FOX & Friends.”

Author – “Media Training Crash Course (Next Level Press 2013), co-author,“Secret to Foolproof Presentations” (Greenleaf Book Group, Spring 2009),“Media Training A to Z” (MTW Press 2007) “Presentation Training A to Z (MTW Press 2005), and Also featured in “Promote Like a Pro,” “The Weekend Entrepreneur,” and “Author 101-Publicity Secrets.”

 –  Success In Media, Inc. / Results First Consulting- Communications consulting firm with offices in NY & Los Angeles.

 – Gives customizable keynote speeches nation wide for groups on topics related to communication and speaking skills.

– Trains CEOs, experts, authors, and spokespeople in two ways:
To better leverage every media appearance (Media Training) and to give presentations and speeches that are more memorable and create more action (Presentation Training.)

– “America’s Premier Experts” -2010, The Speaking Channel – 2007- 2009.




Additional Topics for
Keynotes, Workshops, and Seminars


Communication Skills:
* No More Sleeping: How to Keep People AWAKE and Actually
Enjoying Your Presentations
* PowerPoint Hell.   What People REALLY Want to See When You Present
* Speaking for Sales
* INSTANT Confidence –Interactive Keynote or Workshop
* Public Speaking Disasters: Slips, Flubs and Wipeouts (Includes humorous video examples)
* Train the Trainer  (Presentation / Communication Techniques)

* What Bill O’Reilly Taught Me about Standing Out – Former
O’Reilly Factor Producer Gives Insights
* Team Building
* Projecting a Positive Professional Image
* Storytelling – The Secret of Great Communicators

* Speak to Close – Communicate in a way that moves people to act on what you say


HUMOR / informational/inspiring:
* Speaking Disasters – Video Examples of Public Speaking Slips,
Flubs, and Wipeouts.  Your Audience will laugh and learn.
* MC/Improviser – Keeping it fun and light between speakers



Communication speaker list


Some of Jess’ top clients include:
The World Children’s Wellness Foundation
AIG Insurance
Fine Living Television Network
North Face apparel
The Hay Group
The Bulldog Reporter
United Nations
American College of Emergency Room Physicians
Americans for the Arts
PR Week
Reader’s Digest
Gartner Research
Wiley Books
Social Security Administration
United Water
Land Rover USA





Media Appearances:

Fox Business Communication Strategies
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“Jess’ speech was excellent!  I saw DRAMATIC improvements
in everyone’s presentation skills (in my group) in just 2 short days.
This will certainly improve my career and was a great investment.”

Michael Buzek
Grange Insurance


“What a WONDERFUL SPEAKER AND TALENT. You’re funny, you’re smart,
you’re disarmingly honest and your comments to our group were off the charts helpful.
I just can’t thank you enough!”

Prill Boyle
Author, “Defying Gravity”


“Jess really came out with both guns blazing!  He was great at involving the entire group.”

Sanyika Colloway Boyce
Financial Consultant


“We saw noticeable results and were able to make on-thte-spot adjustments.
Thank you so much for your work with our team.”

Jeff Winteroff
President, Winteroth Insurance

The techniques and incorporation of videotaping, the interactive elements were very helpful. The way that Jess broke everything down into pieces and had us focus on them one at a time, made me feel more comfortable and made a difference to our group.
Jesse Winters

“As a news colleague of mine for more than a decade, I watched Jess Todtfeld help journalists prepare to conduct interviews.  I almost wish he wouldn’t share the tricks of our trade with those on the receiving end of our questions, but his clients should be grateful he is.”

 Rick Folbaum
FOX5 NY Anchor



Available by request
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Fee Schedule

Fees can vary, depending on how you use Jess and his services.
Here are some variables to consider when planning your meeting and creating a budget for him.


  • the type of presentation – keynote, general session, or breakout workshop
  • multiple presentations – different or same-presentation repeated 1-6 times
  • gifting a copy of Jess’ book or one of his multimedia learning kits to each person attending the meeting
  • length of presentation, i.e., 1 hour, 90 minutes, 2 hours, half day, full day, multi-day
  • location or venue where meeting is being held
  • expenses – actual, out-of-pocket, or inclusive with fee
  • licensing fee – for permission to audio or video tape Jess’ presentation
  • customization –fee for going way above and beyond a personalized program
  • terms – your choice between paying in full upfront or a 50/50 payment option


A typical investment on your behalf will run between $5,000 to $10,000 dollars. For some organizations, associations, or franchisors, the investment could increase, based on an inordinate number of variables chosen. Please call Jess directly to discuss how he can meet the best of what you need and want for your people.





Cell:    +1 (917) 207-1039
Office: +1 (646) 233-1424

Reach out by email:


Public Relations Contact:
Leonard George PR

Daniella Cracknell
(917) 991-3364