In his wickedly entertaining style, 26 year old professional speaker, author, and adventurer John Beede been struck by lighting, attacked by a 5-foot iguana, swam with a whale shark, nearly fell 300 feet to his death, and once did the hokey-pokey in the eye of a hurricane. John’s adventure stories have earned him the nickname, “The Climber Guy,” and he’s going to help you “Climb On!” to your highest personal leadership potential.

Sit in on his session and you’ll not only experience all of these things, but you’ll laugh yourself to tears… past audience members have literally fallen out of their chairs laughing. You never know; you may even get invited onstage. As if all of this wasn’t good enough, each attendee will get TWO FREE surprise gifts.



Since graduating from Wheaton College, IL with a bachelor’s degree in communications, he has become the owner of two companies, John Beede International and Sierra Nevada Publishing. He has also been an instructor of rock climbing, white-water rafting, wilderness survival, House. sailing, mountaineering, and has participated in dozens of expeditions and adventures around the world.

In his talk, John’s integration of his outdoor adventure stories and his powerful success strategies will catapult you to a new level of personal achievement.

The success and leadership strategies you’ll learn at John’s talk are based on his highly acclaimed book, Climb On! Success Strategies for Teens. If you’re lucky, you might just get a free copy of the book at John’s session.

Speaking Programs

John has presented to over 100,000 people in his speaking career. He had to turn down 17 events last year alone, so please reserve dates in advance… (but feel free to inquire about dates anytime!)

The Climb On!
Success Keynote

Prepare to be amazed. John Beede, “The Climber Guy,” combines powerful success lessons with incredible adventure stories. Participants have literally fallen out of their chairs laughing. Audience members discover the “Climb On! Success Strategies,” the life-changing leadership goal setting principles that are guaranteed to create a massive positive change in grades, test scores, club performance, leadership skills, family life, physical health (includes anti-drug message), and overall happiness.

The Climb On!
Success Workshop

In this wickedly fun, hands-on workshop, John will show students how to create a “bomb-proof success plan” for the next 3-5 years of their lives. Attendees literally beg John to elaborate and show more of these powerful personal and business success skills. Finally, you will be blown away by the special surprise ‘hush hush bonus session’ that is revealed only to those who attend. Even advisors are regularly seen taken notes! Plus, every attendee wins a free surprise gift!

John Beede travels from Nevada