Based: Caribbean

Award-winning author and extreme adventurer, Neal Petersen, completed two amazing journeys in his life: a single-handed yacht race around the world—27,000 miles, nine months at sea, alone, in a small yacht he designed and built himself—and an even more arduous challenge—overcoming racial prejudice during the Apartheid era in South Africa. Neal battled a childhood physical disability and poverty, just to make it to the starting line!

Navigate forward. Manage wind shifts and sudden storms. Conquer fear and isolation while dealing with a changing world. 

Neal’s captivating life story addresses the creation of winning strategies, the importance of innovation while embracing diversity, and conquering fear and isolation to achieve the impossible.

A thought-provoking, well informed business speaker and master storyteller, Neal  inspires leadership growth and long-term vision while teaching your audience to navigate toward success and significance!

His powerful messages, inspire hope and determination, break down barriers, and confront adversity head-on.

Take your audience on an inspiring journey around the world!

Great speakers deliver ROI. Neal Petersen works with your planners to create a unique customized program, which includes many value-added incentives. He facilitates stimulating leadership programs, break-out sessions, and book-signings. Neal Petersen engages audience members in conversations before and after his programs to provide an extraordinary, connected experience.