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Alumnus is 2012 World Champion of Public Speaking

February 25, 2014

Ryan Avery, the youngest World Champion of Public Speaking, and Colorado State University alumnus, will join local CSU Toastmaster Club, Wednesday, February 26, in the Event Hall at Morgan Library at 5pm.

Ryan Avery ('09), the youngest World Champion of Public Speaking at age 25.Wednesday, February 26
5 p.m.
Event Hall
Morgan Library

The winning speech

Ryan Avery, the youngest World Champion of Public Speaking and CSU Alumnus, will appear at the local CSU Toastmaster Club where he'll give his winning speech.

Avery will talk about his Toastmasters experience. A question and answer session with the audience will follow.

The event is free and open to the public.

New company with global clients

Ryan Avery became the youngest World Champion of Public Speaking in history at age 25; competing against more than 30,000 people from 116 countries to claim the 2012 World Championship title.

Avery is the cofounder of AveryToday, Inc. and managing partner at How to Be a Speaker, LLC where he helps professionals succeed at work by improving their communication skills.

Avery speaks more than 50 times a year to global clients that include emerging professionals, engineers, entrepreneurs, lawyers and college students.

He is an award winning speaking, author of the new book published by McGraw-Hill, Speaker Leader Champion: Succeed at Work Through The Power of Public Speaking.

At age 23 Avery won his first Emmy Award for producing Colorado State University's first ever multimedia package. He currently lives in Portland, Ore. with his wife Chelsea. They've been together for over six years.

About CSU toastmasters

CSU Toastmasters is part of Toastmasters International, a non-profit educational organization that teaches public speaking and leadership skills through a worldwide network of meeting locations.

CSU Toastmasters provide a supportive and positive learning experience in which members are empowered to develop communication and leadership skills, resulting in greater self-confidence and personal growth.

Contact: Bob Sturtevant
Phone: 970-430-8651