Carmine Gallo
Communications Coach, Author, Speaker

Carmine Gallo is the communications coach for the world’s most admired brands, and works directly with leaders whose products touch your life every day. A former CNN business correspondent and television anchor, Gallo is a popular and inspirational keynote speaker, whose customized multimedia presentation are a hit with audiences around the world. He has addressed leaders in nearly every field, technology, energy, medical, agriculture, automotive, financial, governmental, and consumer products. He is a popular columnist for, where he writes, “Your Communications Coach,” and contributes articles and videos about inspirational leaders, innovators, and communicators.


He was profiled on ABC’s Rick 20/20 news magazine and his communication techniques have been adopted at Apple, Intel, Coca-Cola, Chevron, Hyundai, LinkedIn, Facebook, Ford, and hundreds of other large and small businesses.

His newest book, Five Stars: The Communication Secrets to Get from Good to Great will be published with St. Martin’s Press June 2018!

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Talk Like TEDThe 9 Public-Speaking Secrets of the World’s Top Minds
St. Martin’s Press

Public speaking coach and bestselling author of The Presentation Secrets of Steve Jobs, Carmine Gallo has broken down hundreds of TED talks and interviewed the most popular TED presenters as well as the top researchers in the fields of psychology, communications, and neuroscience to get their cutting-edge insights and to reveal the nine secrets of all successful TED presentations.

Five StarsThe Communication Secrets to Get from Good to Great
St. Martin's Press

Ideas don’t sell themselves. As the forces of globalization, automation, and artificial intelligence combine to disrupt every field, having a good idea isn’t good enough. Communication is no longer a “soft” skill—it is the human edge that will make you unstoppable, irresistible, and irreplaceable—earning you that perfect rating, that fifth star.

The Apple Experience -- Learn to Enrich Lives, Build Loyalty, and Reimagine Customer Service: In an engaging multimedia keynote presentation, Gallo will speak about the principles that have made Apple retail the most profitable store in America. In this keynote, the audience will learn how Apple employees are hired, motivated, trained, and taught to communicate with customers to create magical experience that get customers to return again and again.
The Innovation Secrets of Steve Jobs -- Insanely Different Principles for Breakthrough Success: Learn how to rethink your business, reinvent your products, and revitalize your vision of success - the Steve Jobs way. By following the example of Steve Jobs as well as the techniques used by other companies that adopt the Apple ethos, Gallo gets to the core of Steve Jobs' innovative philosophies.
Fire Them Up -- The Seven Secrets of Inspiring Leaders: Fewer than 10 percent of employees look forward to going to work. It doesn't have to be a that way. According to Communication Coach, Carmine Gallo, each and every one of us has the ability to influence, persuade, and inspire everyone in our personal and professional lives - if we learn the language of motivation. Gallo reveals this language through extensive research and interviews with entrepreneurs who started Google, Starbucks, and Travelocity as well as top educators, business leaders, and branding experts like Suze Orman. Carmine Gallo mixes in history with current events to create an engaging, highly customized multimedia presentation that will help individuals become "Chief Inspiration Officers" for the people in their personal and professional lives.
Inspiring Leadership for Tough Times: Famed New York Times columnist, Thomas Friedman, recently lamented "the absence of inspirational leadership." Fill the leadership void by learning the techniques of master motivators. Communication skills coach and BusinessWeek columnist, Carmine Gallo, interviewed more than two dozen extraordinary CEOs, entrepreneurs, and educators for his book, Fire Them Up! Gallo shares stories, insights, and tips from men and women who inspired their teams in the most difficult of times.
10 Simple Secrets of the World's Greatest Communicators: Carmine Gallo is the media training coach for some of the world's largest brands and the "go-to" crisis communications specialist for several companies whose crisis situations made headlines around the world. In this highly customized multimedia seminar. Gallo reviews the specific skills shared by effective spokespeople. Seminar participants will be far more persuasive spokespeople regardless of their level experience.

Praise for Five Stars
“In Five Stars, communication coach Carmine Gallo skillfully builds the case that mastering the ancient art of persuasion is the key to thriving in a world of rapid technological change. Developing superior communication skills is no longer an option; it’s fundamental for success. Five Stars is an enormously valuable tool for entrepreneurs and leaders in every field.”
- Tony Robbins, New York Times #1 bestselling author, philanthropist, and the nation’s #1 life & business strategist