Travels From: Atlanta, GA
I help organizations deliver more amazing experiences to their audiences so they can increase engagement, loyalty, sales, and profitability.
Fun Facts About Joe
Things I can’t live without: Family, friends, and amazing new experiences.
My favorite piece of advice: This above all: to thine own self be true. And it must follow, as the night the day, thou canst not then be false to any man.
Describe yourself in one word: Adroit.
One thing you would like to check off your bucket list? Visiting 100 countries.
Things I love: Magic/illusion. Musical theatre. Astronomy. Pecan pie. Malbec.
“Chief Impossibility Officer” Joe M. Turner is the founder and principal speaker/performer at Turner Magic & Keynotes, an agency providing keynotes and corporate entertainment worldwide.
A summa cum laude graduate of Mississippi State University, Joe’s corporate experience is primarily in the area of change management and human performance. He was a manager in Accenture’s global change management consulting practice, and later served as Vice President of Associate Development for Bank of America.
He served as the 2015-2016 International President of the International Brotherhood of Magicians, the world’s largest magical organization with approximately 10,000 members across 88 countries.
As a speaker and entertainer, Joe leverages the impact of the illusion arts to captivate, communicate, and connect audiences and ideas.
He has won numerous awards as a performer and speaker in the United States and abroad. He performs across the nation and around the world, from the Hollywood Magic Castle to the London Palladium, as well as on Crystal Cruises.
He has been seen on Good Morning America, Nightline, CNN Headline News, CNN Chile, and countless other broadcasts both locally and internationally.
He and his wife have a daughter and a son, and reside in the northwestern suburbs of Atlanta.
5 Kinds of Amazing: Creating Magical Customer Experiences
The experience of seeing an amazing magician or mentalist has informative parallels for the way we engage with our own audiences in the business world. Joe M. Turner performs amazing, interactive illusions from the stage, then expertly unpacks and analyzes the experience so that the principles can be applied to your business competencies, branding, and customer experience initiatives.
Memory Mojo!: Tools and Techniques for Instantly Improving Your Memory
Your group can benefit immediately from powerful, centuries-old techniques that you can use to instantly improve your ability to remember the information you need. In “Memory Mojo: Tools and Techniques for Instantly Improving Your Memory,” Joe M. Turner demonstrates and teaches mnemonic memory systems which will make it easy for you to remember lists, numbers, dates and appointments, names and faces, and even remember where you parked at the mall or at the airport!