Roddy Chong


“A standing ovation.”

“We called for an encore at the end of his presentation!”

“Roddy hit the precise notes and showed us how to play to our audience.”

Why is everyone raving about Roddy Chong?

On stage, Roddy Chong is recognized for mesmerizing arena-sized crowds.  Yet the applause isn't simply for his notoriety as one of the world's premier violinists.  Requested for multiple tours with powerhouse artists like Shania Twain, Celine Dion, and Trans-Siberian Orchestra, Roddy Chong is captivating crowds all over the world with a different forte—motivation.

 "Roddy turned the stage upside-down.  The impact of his speech was enormous." 

Wowing audiences from some of the most recognized companies and organizations such as: Kraft Foods, Bayer, YMCA, and the US Bankrupcy Court; Roddy Chong is quickly becoming one of the most sought-after motivational speakers—helping leaders, teams, organizations, and individuals realize their potential to consistently produce encore performances beyond the stage.

Resonating in today's competitive climate, Roddy's unique keynote topics draw upon his incredible life story and transformation from "just a kid who played the violin while my friends got to hang out" to "all of a sudden performing on stage with some of the biggest musical acts in the world" to "being asked by leaders of large organizations to share my learned experiences with their people."

In each keynote, Roddy shares a portion of his life story, and the insights he learned from training and performing in arenas around the world.  This includes working alongside and successfully negotiating with hundreds of managers, musicians, and various personalities in the performing arts industry.  He shares the wisdom gleaned from prominent dignitaries he has met along the way.  And he shares performance solutions developed in the crucible of thousands of stages in front of live audiences.  Plus, he talks about what he learned about himself and the people around him—those who succeeded, and those who failed.

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Roddy's keynote topics include:

1. Let Your Instinct Lead:  In a world where policy, procedure, and sheet music dictate performance, our ability to live outside of others' expectations is diminished.  Roddy shows audiences how to tap into their innate leadership instincts to rise to their own potential.

2. The Scrappy Factor:  Roddy introduces audiences to a phenomenon that is necessary to achieve goals on any stage—in offices and industries each and every day.  How scrappy people, teams, and companies can accomplish more and be more effective.  Roddy explains how to implement The Scrappy Factor as part of our fundamental foundation.

 3. Comfort In The Uncomfortable:  Many motivators have challenged audiences to move toward the uncomfortable in life.  Roddy takes this concept to a whole new level—telling his audiences to seek comfort and innovate within the uncomfortable.  This keynote shatters stale perceptions of potential, reality, and purpose.  It gives audience members instant action-items that they can take back to the workplace, or apply to achieving their own personal goals.

 4. The Rockstar Performance There are specific reasons that rockstars become well known.  They become household brand names by being more than simply talented individuals.  Roddy has spent years touring alongside some of the biggest rockstars and shares the secrets to performing effectively from some of the largest stages in the world—and how you can use those secrets in your everyday life.

For more details, and to download Roddy's press kit, click here.