Speaking to crowds is part of our DNA. Due to leadership roles in numerous high-profile ventures, Ted Johnson has often been tapped to address crowds on a variety of topics. He has conducted formal trainings, presented case studies, served on speaker panels, delivered keynote speeches and instructed through classroom lectures. He has spoken throughout Minnesota, across the country and even a few spots around the globe. Topics cover the depth and breadth of Johnson's professional career that has spanned three industries and a host of prominent people, projects and professions.
WOMEN IN SPORT
Made three presentations and two keynote speeches at one of Australia's top sports conferences. Also keynoted the annual Australian Football League summit.
Auckland, New Zealand
Spoke at this conference and consulted for the owners of the New Zealand Breakers basketball team to provide insights and case studies on successful sports marketing strategies.
New York, New York
Addressed fellow CMO's at spring conference that included top marketing professionals from across the country including General Electric, Qwest, Kodak, Jet Blue, Unilever, and Pepsi.
SPORTS LAW FOR ROOKIES
Minneapolis, New York & Miami
Spoke at four CLE conferences regarding legal considerations of sports organizations. Focus was on media rights, public relations, contract negotiations, public/private partnerships.
SPORT IS FANTASTIC
Was featured speaker and panelist in Australia's premier sports conference attended by staff from Rugby Union, Rugby League, AFL, Cricket, swimming and tennis federations.
TEEN TOBACCO CONTROL
Washington D.C. & 5 states
Trained more than 2,000 youth and 500 adult leaders from 21 states on effective tobacco control strategies. Presentations were held in six locations around the country.
St. Louis, Missouri
Served as a judge for the Sports Stadia accelerator program and also spent time in 2020 as a speaker and mentor for a cohort of sports-focused start up companies.
MIAMI LAW SCHOOL
Developed a reoccurring role with the University of Miami Law School over a three year period to speak to developing private/public partnerships and on esports development.
NATIONAL SPORTS FORUM
Spoke to a breakout session dedicated to integrating technology into sports venue design. Particular focus on using Target Center renovation as a case study.
American Cancer Society
American Lung Association
American Legacy Foundation
American Marketing Association
Catholic Charities USA
Club Day (Metro Schools)
CMO Club (National)
Eagan Rotery Club
Eastern Carver County Schools
Hudson Camber of Commerce
Mankato State Sports Management
Minneapolis Downtown Council
Minneapolis Regional Chamber
Minnesota Marketing Summit
National Sports Forum
Public Relations Society of America
Real Estate Summit
Sport Fan Summits
Sport Research Group
St Paul Area Chamber
St. Thomas School of Business
St Thomas School of Communications
St Thomas PRSA
State of Florida Health Department
State of Kansas Health Department
State of Mass. Health Department
State of Minnesota Health Department
State of Nebraska Health Department
Twin Cities Business Magazine
Twin West Chamber
University of Miami School of Law
U of M Carlson School of Business
U of M Sports Management
UMD Alumni Association
UMD Political Science
UMD School of Business
U of M Morris Sports Management
Warehouse Business District