Eliot will bring his decades of experience in both Professional sports and now owning one of if not the most successful martial arts academies in the country, to your team. He will help to develop your audiences mindset, belief in themselves, ability to deal with adversity. He does this by sharing his story of growing up as a half black jewish kid in a small town and how that led to massive amounts of anxiety and then how that led to him learning how to overcome these difficulties. Your audience will walk away with not only a sense of how they can be the best version of themselves but tangible steps on how to do it.
Organizations across the country trust Marshall to empower their leadership and sales teams with the type of mindset & performance training found in professional sports teams— Performance training is essential to succeed in today’s highly competitive business environment.
Your team will learn to leverage the same principles sports superstars use to excel against their competitors.
Palo Alto College
Former UFC fighter, Eliot Marshall, shares the idea that our hardships and difficulties in life serve as an arena where we must battle to find power to be successful in life. In this talk Eliot shares his story of failing as a UFC fighter, his life long struggle with anxiety, and how he was able to over come all of this to find his power, and live the life he designs.
Eliot Marshall is a prolific competitor as a professional mixed martial artist (MMA) and a Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu black belt under Amal Easton. Coming through the Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu belt system, Eliot became the first American to earn IBJJF Pan American titles as a blue, purple, and brown belt.
While climbing the ranks of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, Eliot entered the world of mixed martial arts in 2006, eventually competing in TUF and then signing with the UFC, the most prestigious MMA promotion in the world. In 2011, after a few ups and downs with his MMA career, Marshall decided to hang up his gloves and open training centers across the mile-high city of Denver, Colorado, formally named Easton Training Center along with his coach Amal Easton.
It wasn’t long before Marshall went on to further success as an entrepreneur, Podcast host, and world-class speaker, trainer, and author. He teaches industry leaders, teams, and individuals how to outsmart, outlast, and outperform their competition and achieve record-breaking success.
Today Marshall applies the powerful leadership and teamwork skills he honed during his career to empower organizations like yours. Marshall will help your leaders eradicate the barrier getting in the way of success and achieve your team’s full potential. He offers his commitment throughout his message to discover your passion, find your power, and give your purpose to the WORLD.
Marshall brings his strong business background and BA in mathematics from the University of Colorado at Boulder to each of his business projects.
Eliot is a graduate from The University of Colorado at Boulder with a degree in Mathematics. He is the owner of the world renowned martial arts academy Easton Training Center, with 7 locations across the Denver Metro area. Eliot is a former UFC fighter now entrepreneur, coach, author, and keynote speaker. You have seen him speak on the TEDx stage and Evoso Live.
Eliot’s speaking style is strong, powerful, and vulnerable. He is able to connect with his audience quickly by grabbing their attention through his compelling stories. Eliot speaks with power while also letting people see who he really is through vulnerability. Eliot is an inspiration for anyone who wants to achieve what they are looking for in their lives!
Eliot goes beyond just giving a talk. His mission in life is to guide every person he comes in contact with to “find their power.” Eliot believes there is something within all of us that makes us amazing and unique in the world. He demonstrates to his audience to find their power, harness it, and discover ways to give it to the world.
Self Resilience/Over Coming Adversity
Eliot specializes in keynote speeches ranging from 15-45 minutes in length. His talks will motivate your audience in a hard hitting way, inspiring them to show up as the best individuals they can in every moment. Eliot is prepared to deliver an amazing talk whether your event is live or virtual.