I provide a number of specific facilitation and training services



I speak, train and facilitate sessions on any aspect that can positively or negatively impact an organization’s reputation.  


Being an experienced training designer, developer and facilitator, I can design and deliver training courses in support of client reputation management objectives.


Because your Reputation Matters, I am available to assist you to build, sustain and protect your hard-earned reputation.

What clients have to say about me

“I have enjoyed working with Deon. He is a great trainer and expert in crisis and reputation management. He recently did a public training for me in the China market, all I received is excellent feedback from all the attendees.” Top Qualities: Great Results, Expert, High Integrity Ellen Chan Senior Producer, Marcus Evans, Asia
“Deon is not only a brilliant strategist and effective practitioner, but he is generous with his time and insights. He shares those insights about reputation management (his expertise) with a large network of appreciative PR professionals (me included). He knows his stuff, and he knows how to “translate” that knowledge so that applies in all English-speaking countries, and not just in his home of South Africa. A great and honest practitioner and a particularly good guy!Ned Barnett Ned Barnett Owner, Barnett Marketing Communications, USA

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