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Archive for the ‘Association Events’ Category

Cooking with (Propane) Gas!

Thursday, August 15th, 2019

Wow – I had so much fun I had working with the folks at North Carolina Petroleum & Convenience Marketers at their recent convention. These people work hard and are INCREDIBLY family-focused. The event kicked off with a dinner where I got to provide a clean comedy show.

Comedy for Association Events

Rik Roberts

Comedy for Association Events

The next morning I appeared as “Barney Fife” to “arrest” a few unsuspecting attendees.

Fife issues tickets

 

And the third day I delivered my productivity keynote “The Mayberry Method”.

 

Mayberry Method Speech

 

All in all I was impressed with their drive and character. If you are in the Carolinas, make sure you get your propane from one of the dealers who are part of NCPCM!

Mayberry Method in Des Moines, IA

Monday, May 20th, 2019

“Rik did a fabulous job tailoring his presentation to fit our group. His unique ability to not only have our group laugh but also learn something in the process makes him one of the best speakers I have had. Our group has a tough job working in the customer service and support role, his presentation helped motivate them to do better in the workplace. I highly recommend Rik!”

 

K. D., CMP

Iowa Association of Electric Cooperatives

Rural Water Association of Utah

Monday, March 25th, 2019

“We had the privilege of having Rik at our Annual Conference where he performed and spoke both as himself and in character as Barney Fife. He did a great job interacting with our attendees outside of the sessions at which he spoke. They all enjoyed the added element his presence brought to the event. His keynote information was very insightful and we got many positive comments on having Rik at our Conference this year. He was a great person to work with both onsite and off and we thoroughly enjoyed having him at our event. Thanks Rik for making our Conference great!”

  • Shannon R.
    RWAU Conferences

 

Rik Roberts at Utah Rural Water Association

 

Beautiful trip to St. George, UT for the Rural Water Association and had time to see a bit of Zion National Park. Pretty scenic!

 

Rik Roberts in Utah

 

Rik Roberts in Utah

Pick TN Conference

Monday, March 18th, 2019

Rik Roberts Comedian

 

“The Pick TN Conference thoroughly enjoyed our time with Rik Roberts. His comedy show had our conference attendees laughing all night! On top of that, the next day gave a wonderful leadership workshop! Rik Roberts exceeded our expectations. I will highly recommend you to any group!”

Amy Tavalin, PICK TN CONFERENCE

 

Rik Roberts Comedian

NCAT, Auburn, AL

Monday, April 23rd, 2018

NCAT 2018 Rik Roberts

“Rik Roberts was exactly what our conference needed after two solid days of technical presentations and site tours. His “Mayberry Method” presentation had the right balance of information/strategies to combat wasteful work habits well blended with his wonderful sense of humor. Everyone had a great time with some great takeaways from his performance. He was an absolute professional and great to work with!”

David Timm, Test Track Conference 3/28/2018

Fort Lupton Chamber of Commerce

Tuesday, March 20th, 2018

ft lupton chamber of commerce rik roberts

“We loved having Rik perform for us. I could not measure the decibels of laughter coming from the room as he performed. He had some of our most highly esteemed men doing some really funny stuff. Our group really enjoyed him. He brought us together with laughter by breaking down social barriers. Rik was a great choice!

– Natalie Cummings, Executive Director Fort Lupton Chamber of Commerce

Listen UP – Laugh it UP Hits Williamson County Young Professionals

Monday, January 22nd, 2018

RIK ROBERTS LISTEN UP LAUGH IT UP

“Rik Roberts, a professional corporate comedian and keynote speaker worked with Williamson Inc. to spearheaded a YP “Improv” Night where we learned through guided exercises with Rik how to be better listeners, conflict resolution, and teamwork skills. We had a blast and everyone was laughing all night. Everyone walked away with new perspective that they felt they could use in their work lives. I highly recommend switching up a chamber luncheon and trying something like this out.”
– Rachel Layton, WYPA

Willamson County Young Professionals 1

Rik Roberts entertains at KACo Conference in Louisville, KY

Monday, January 8th, 2018

Comedian Rik Roberts at KACo Conference

 

“Thank you so much for your awesome performance at the Kentucky Association of Counties 43rd Annual Conference & Exposition held Nov. 9, 2017 at the Galt House Hotel in Louisville, Kentucky.

The feedback that we received was overwhelmingly positive. Our large group appreciated your clean humor. When in Louisville it’s hard to compete with 4th Street Live entertainment. However, you maintained to keep everyone in their seats during the hour long performance. It was a pleasure working with you and we look forward to working with you again in the future.”

  • Sonya Chesser, Executive Assistant / Kentucky Association of Counties

KACo Rik Roberts

Rik Roberts at AAHAM Conference Nashville, TN

Monday, December 18th, 2017

AAHAM Conference Nashville, TN Rik Roberts

I recently had the honor of delivering “Listen Up Laugh it UP: Improvisation for Organizations” at the AAHAM Conference in Nashville, TN.

Listen Up Laugh It up is an interactive, hands on workshop empowering people to accomplish more through creative agreement, listening, and taking action. If this sounds like something your organization would benefit from, check out this link to a demo video: bit.ly/LuLuRR

ARROWHEAD FUNERAL DIRECTORS

Monday, October 23rd, 2017

I know what jokes you are thinking of right now! But no, they were not a “dead” audience and they were not “dying to leave the room”. They were in fact a great group of very family focussed funeral home directors and suppliers who wanted to take their service to another level.

Arrowhead Funeral Directors Association

Among the group were Gregg Bright (far left) and Tim Koch. The group was also complimented by a gentleman who recently remodeled his home to be a replica of The Andy Griffith Show set! You can check out the results – and even stay in this bed and Breakfast – at www.TaylorHomeInn.com. Tell him “Old Barn” sent you!

“Rik was fantastic. Everyone is still sending me positive comments and others want to know how to book him for their events. Thanks, Rik!”

  • Bob Atkins, Arrowhead Funeral Directors Association