Selected along side names such as Oprah Winfrey, Denzel Washington and J.K Rowling, Dion Jensen is the first Inspirational Goalcast Speaker of this decade, with over 2 million views, a Trusted Virtual Speaker and Panelist who trended at No.1 on LinkedIn for #Crisisleadership during COVID 19, a Clinically Endorsed Author, Motivational Corporate Speaker, Transformational Military Speaker and Connected Community Speaker.
He then took all this experience and founded The Lion Academy, the world's first empowerment academy delivered The Pacific Way! (www.thelionacademy.co.nz)
WHAT'S HIS BACKGROUND?
Born into the New Zealand Army (Ngati Tumatauenga) in Singapore, to a Samoan Father and English Mother, Dion grew up (with his little sister) in a multi-cultural world of shared values where family came first, you respected your elders, you never swore in front of a woman and you showed respect to the country and its people you found yourself in!
With these humble beginnings, Dion worked his way from the Military, Police and Bodyguard worlds, across into Strategic Corporate Roles before influencing people all over the world with his own content. This experience, combined with his clinically endorsed books and programs, allowed Dion to reach across countries and cultures to become one of the most current and relevant influencers in the world today.
With specialities in the 'human element' of Mental Health, Crisis Leadership and Training, Dion provides the links between Inspiration, Motivation and Transformation.
WHAT CAN HE DO FOR YOU?
Dion provides OUTCOMES and SOLUTIONS through books, speeches, workshops, online academies and consultancy.
For individuals, he helps you 'Make Peace With The Mirror' first, raising your self-esteem and self-confidence, then helps you map your 'VIP of Mental Health' so that you remain mentally agile, resilient or tough (your choice), then gives you access to The Lion Academy.
(His own personal online training academy supports any of the services that he provides, to make sure you remain supported and encouraged.)
For organizations, he provides speeches, workshops, events, consultancy and retreats, designed to increase Engagement, Productivity and Revenue.
If your people need Inspiration, Motivation or Transformation, across Corporate, Military and Government or Community demographics, there is no-one else in the world that can do what Dion Jensen does, in the way that he does it; The Pacific Way.
DION IS LEADING THE SOUTH PACIFIC'S
NEXT GENERATION OF GLOBAL INFLUENCERS
Called upon to share his expertise in Crisis Leadership and Management, Dion presented to multiple countries struggling during the COVID 19 pandemic.
Having led in life and death situations around the world, Dion speaks with full authority on how to Lead and Manage during crisis.
If your organization and its people are in lockdown, being managed remotely or dealing with fear and uncertainty, then Dion Jensen is the Virtual Speaker for you!
Featuring in the Air New Zealand in-flight magazine alongside the 2019 New Zealander of the Year and the All Blacks Manager, Dion was recently hired as a subject matter expert to deliver a speech for The Corporate Health and Wellness Summit organized by Thinktank Media.
As the former Regional Manager for Asia Pacific (APAC,) Dion has led and managed teams where it counts; in the marketplace. At the end of the day, your people still have to deliver and inspiration without motivation and strategy, isn't enough.
If you want a speaker that can not only inspire, but can motivate your people to perform, then engagement, productivity and revenue, goes up.
Mental Health, Leadership, Management and Strategy are his fortes and as a clinically endorsed author who has featured on National Radio in New Zealand and Asia, he has the credibility to prove it.
If any of these are important for your organization, then Dion is the speaker for you!
Born into a Military family, Dion would go on to join the New Zealand Army and deploy to Bosnia, returning as a Military Veteran. He would then join the New Zealand Police Force before evolving into a Close Protection Operative working in the Middle East.
This journey gave Dion the insights and lessons to now provide solutions for the Military and Frontline communities of the world, solutions for PTSD, Suicide, Transition and Value and all those issues that only those in uniform face.
If your people wear a uniform, Dion is the speaker for you!
Dion was trusted to deliver his story at the 2019 Senior Enlisted Leaders Conference (SELCONF) in New Zealand for every allied commander at the top of the Senior Non-Commissioned Officer rank.
This was the first time that New Zealand had hosted this event. It was part of New Zealand Military and National History. On stage in front of his Military Tribe, Ngati Tumatauenga, Dion shared how he has moved through many issues that Military and Frontline Staff are yet to get through.
You can trust Dion to serve your unit and your corps. Because he is one of your own and has been where you are.
Government organizations and Corporate CSR budgets have mandates and community outcomes to achieve, not only to adhere to policy and legislation, but to form positive corporate culture and community impacts.
Although an international influencer in his own right, Dion is also an ex Community Constable and is still active in his local community. His speeches and workshops a hit with the local community due to his understanding of the 'grass roots' issues, coming from the the neighborhood himself.
Focusing on the 4 L's of Confidence and dealing with bullying, mental health and suicide, as well as gangs and drugs, Dion's talks and workshops are real and raw, providing actual solutions to community issues. Accepted as one of their own, who speaks the language of the community, Dion can reach areas of the community that many other speakers cannot.
Professional and Prepared
From the plane, to the hotel, to the event, Dion is renowned for representing your brand, your company and your people with courtesy and respect.
He arrives early, liaises with the events team, AV team and videographer, with a thumb-drive in hand containing everything that the team needs to run a smooth event.
Dion honors the audience, the AV team and 'The army of ants.' Those workers, waiters and waitresses that work behind the scenes.
Dion makes everyone feel like a VIP!
Dion was called upon to open the worlds first Idea's and Inspiration event at the 1 billion-dollar Lifelong Learning Institute building in Singapore
Dion's is one of the most adaptable speakers in the world.
With a unique and diverse background, Dion can deliver any of his signature speeches, or craft one specifically for your event.
When considering booking Dion to speak to your people, please understand that his content has come from live experiences, not theory.
When he speaks about Leadership, it is because he has actually led; when he speaks about solutions, its is because he has overcome the problems.
Your audience will connect with Dion immediately because they will feel how much he cares and more so if they are from the following demographics:
Global - Corporate - Military