About David Glickman

Healthcare and Humorist Speaker David Glickman Offers a Unique Blend of Comic Relief and Song

David Glickman, CSP, CPAE

David Glickman works with healthcare organizations that want to add some comic relief to their events in order to make them really fun and memorable. With a portable keyboard slung over his shoulders on a strap, he combines humor and music in an exciting program unlike anything you’ve ever seen.

David GlickmanDavid has been presenting programs to healthcare professionals for over twenty years. He began his career as Director of Public Relations for the American Heart Association of Greater Miami. In that position he made media appearances and spoke to audiences on the risks of heart disease and stroke.

After several years David left the American Heart Association to become a fulltime speaker and entertainer. He has presented over 2000 programs since that time, specializing in finding humor in the hectic healthcare environment.

In addition to his programs for healthcare groups, David is also the Chief Writer for ‘Funnier Speeches’, America’s only writing service that specializes in ‘punching up’ speeches with humor. (Please visit www.FunnierSpeeches.com).

Before moving full-time into healthcare humor, David also performed comedy for mainstream audiences. He was selected the winner of the Entenmann’s National “Funniest Person In America” Contest from over 500 contestants and Steve Martin personally selected him from over 100 comics for an appearance on a CBS comedy program.

David has appeared on “Evening At The Improv” and several other national television shows. He has been featured in Rolling Stone magazine and scores of other publications. David has been the opening act for stars such as The Beach Boys, Ellen DeGeneres, Ray Romano, and even performed at Gloria Estefan’s birthday party.

David makes his home in Tampa, Florida with his wife and two sons.

Certified Speaking ProfessionalCSP—Certified Speaking Professional

The Certified Speaking Professional (CSP) designation, conferred by the National Speakers Association, is the speaking profession’s international measure of professional platform competence. David is a CSP and is an active member of the National Speakers Association.

In 2016, David was awarded the Council of Peers Award for Excellence (CPAE) and inducted into the Speaker Hall of Fame. This is a lifetime award for speaking excellence and professionalism. To date, 232 men and women have been inducted in the Hall of Fame.

To hire David Glickman for your next event, contact him at 813-964-8283