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John Godoy

John Godoy Lifestyle
Professional Speaker and Communication Skills Coach

John Godoy is a Professional speaker, Award-winning inventor, and Healthy lifestyle expert. He is an authority on how professionals create the communication and lifestyle habits required to excel in today's demanding world.

As a speaker and communications coach, John has spoken for organizations such as the Samsung Forum in Silicon Valley, Vistage International, and the Symbiosis Center for Information Technology in India. In addition, he is a presentations skills mentor at Chicago startup incubator “1871”, coached a candidate for United States Senate, and as a self-professed “citizen of the world” - has addressed audiences in 18 countries on 6 continents.

As an inventor and entrepreneur, Godoy's award-winning passive exercise invention, “Sitflow” - which he co-founded, crowdfunded, and brought to market was a 2017 recipient of the prestigious NEOCON office furniture Gold Award, was featured in publications from Fast Company, Inc, and British Vogue, and has been viewed on viral social media over 60 million times.

As a healthy lifestyle expert, John pulls from his experiences as an athletic coach at the University of Toronto, helping amateur baseball players in the Dominican Republic prepare for major league baseball’s international draft, and running his own elite in-home personal training company, to help professionals establish the habits that help them lead healthier and happier personal and professional lives.

In addition, he has completed multiple ultra-endurance races from Ironman France to the Hallucination 100 km, is a Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu instructor in Chicago, speaks 3 languages, and has worked in 5 countries.

A Canadian native and graduate of Queen's University in Kingston Ontario, John holds a degree in Economics.

My Speakers Sessions

Monday, March 15

1:45pm CDT

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