Debra Pestrak
Debra Pestrak

Debra Pestrak

Performance, Motivation and Personal Development Expert

Speaking Topics

  • Motivation
  • Peak Performance
  • Real Estate
  • Personal Growth
  • Sales
  • Empowerment

Travels From

  • CA

Speaker's Fee Range

    $7,500 - $10,000

Debra Pestrak

Debra Pestrak's Key Accomplishments Include . . .
Debra Pestrak, peak performance expert, offers insights and useful information that can be implemented immediately. Debra Pestrak's messages reach to the core of each audience member. With her natural style, engaging presentation skills and real life examples, participants are treated to a compelling experience that gives them the opportunity to change the way they think, act and feel —resulting in an inspirational and motivational encounter that lingers with the attendees long after her program is over.

Debra's motivational presentation was just the right ticket. It was on target with the messages we wanted to convey. The best part is that the responses were overwhelmingly positive. Thank you again, Debra, for helping us create the right attitude to move forward as a single sales organization.

— NetManage

Debra Pestrak has spent over 15 years researching top performers and what it takes to reach full potential. Her credibility and experience gave her access to such luminaries as Jean Hamilton, CEO Prudential; Ann Livermore, President Hewlett-Packard; Anne Sweeney, President Disney; Mary Farrell, Managing Director PaineWebber, and Karen Garrison, President Pitney Bowes, for one-on-one interviews to capture their insights.

Debra Pestrak is the author of Playing with the Big Boys and Playing with the Big Boys & Girls in Real Estate. She started as a telephone operator and worked her way up to managing a $20 million budget. As part of Debra Pestrak's corporate career, she started and led sales organizations at Pacific Bell and US West. She has never lost a multi-million dollar contract she negotiated. Debra Pestrak is listed in the International Who's Who of Professional Management.

With over 25 years in managing, motivating, directing others and personal success, Debra Pestrak brings a vast experience to convey as she energetically presents what it takes to play with the big boys and girls in life. She gives the audience real skills for results right now.

More About Debra Pestrak . . .

Debra Pestrak entertains, educates, and inspires her audiences to take action to get what they want in life. She shares her extensive research into psychology and training in Neuro Linguistic Programming (NLP) to identify how top performers act and think their way to success, along with knowledge gained from interviewing top professionals in the country. Audiences hear the stories of those who have made it to the top, how they got there, and what they did, as well as Debra's own stories that allowed her to go from telephone operator to millionaire.
Suggested Keynote Programs
  • Playing with the Big Boys
  • 7 Ways We Say "Yes" Without Thinking About It...Using the Art of Influence
  • The Success Triangle
  • 7 Secrets to Getting the Sale
  • Success Secrets of the Most Powerful Women in Business
What People Are Saying

"The knowledge, experience, and talent Debra shared with us made our program a great success. We especially appreciated her enthusiastic presentation style and ability to immediately engage the audience."

— Phyllis Belisle
Director of Programs
American Society for Training and Development

"Debra's can-do attitude is infectious. At her seminar, she was able to demonstrate how everyone equipped with the right tools and motivation can reach their goals and achieve success. Her seminar gave people the tools they need to be a successful producer and grow within a changing corporate environment. Everybody wins."

— Susan Timmerman
Greater San Diego Chamber of Commerce