Appendix 25 – SASHoF Nomination

This is the second highest honour and is bestowed by the PSASA on a Professional Speaker/Trainer in the PSASA’s geographical boundaries. A maximum of two awards are given per year.

Induction of an expert in to the Southern Africa Speaker Hall of Fame is a lifetime achievement award. It reflects outstanding success in the field of speaking, teaching, mentoring and/or consulting and reflects extraordinary acknowledgement, respect and admiration of the members of the PSASA as well as the entire speaking, and by default training industry.

Award Criteria:

  • Must be a citizen of South Africa, Lesotho, Swaziland, Namibia, Botswana, Zimbabwe, Angola, Zambia, and Mozambique.
  • Must demonstrate the four E’s – Expertise, Eloquence, Ethics, Enterprise in all business dealings and conduct
  • Must demonstrate an interest and contribution in developing and mentoring young talent in the SA speaking/ coaching/training industry
  • Been active in the speaking/training industry for a minimum of 7 years
  • Derives more than 50% of income from events / speaking / coaching / training
  • Is seen as an icon in this country and an example to others
  • Displays excellent presentation performance and/or high adviser quality
  • Approachable (within reason)
  • Must display/demonstrate at least 6 of the following 8 professional characteristics:
    – overall professionalism,
    – proven business acumen,
    – presentable image,
    – unique style,
    – effective communicator,
    – successful products,
    – marketing ingenuity,
    – effective electronic presence.

I wish to have the nominating committee consider the following person for the Southern African Speakers Hall of Fame award:

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