Both a seasoned sales leader and successful stand-up comic, Paul delivers a unique blend of business and media-savvy comedy to scores of corporate events, trade shows, and sales meetings. With a relentless belief in the power of humor to bring out the very best in companies and their workers, and a life of experience with the meaningful challenges these companies and workers face, Paul’s presentations are both a much-needed laugh and insightful inspiration.
Paul Ollinger is an executive and former sales leader who specializes in using the power of humor and honesty to galvanize and inspire teams. As an early Facebook executive, Paul led sales teams managing over a third of the company’s revenue, and prior to that led Yahoo’s most strategic accounts. A comedian at heart, Paul’s love of business is eclipsed only by how much better he knows we can all be at it if we just take a few minutes to stop and laugh. Paul has performed more than 600 live standup shows and opened for comedians from Bob Saget and Rosanne Barr to Colin Quinn and Jeff Dunham. He is the author of “You Should Totally Get an MBA: A Comedian’s Guide to Top U.S. Business Schools,” and his work has appeared on Huffington Post and Entrepreneur.