Quotes from Chad's followers

Amazing presenter, amazing story and an amazing soul.

Account Manager, Sales

Really impressed, a once-in-a-lifetime inspirational experience.

Senior Consultant, Sales

Got to say that Chad gave one of the most inspirational talks I’ve ever had the pleasure of listening to. Great messages delivered with humor and style.

Account Manager, Sales

I walked out with a whole new outlook on life just listening to Foster sharing his life experience. A true visionary!!

Chief Technology Strategist, Sales

Exceptional presentation yesterday! You were the talk of the company leaving the event, throughout the evening, and on calls this morning. The best public speech I've ever heard. Well Done!

Sales Specialist, Sales

The energy in the room was electric. I could feel the electricity coursing through my body. Chad delivered an amazing talk.

EVP, Sales

Chad's such an outstanding, iconic and inspirational speaker! We are lucky to have people like him at the Red Hat kickoff in Shanghai!

VP, Sales

I found this to be the most impactful session at our sales kick off conference. Truly inspiring!

Sales Specialist, Sales

what an inspirational speaker and person! Thank you Chad for the inspiration, reality check, and reminding us to reframe our world. “Use your disadvantages to your advantage”

Director, Sales

The highlight of the Sales Kick Off conference was Chad’s inspirational talk. I have eyes but lack your vision. You are indeed a visionary.

Senior Solution Architect, Sales

Chad is one of the best public speakers I have ever heard, honestly!

VP, Enterprise Data+Analytics

He is an inspirational magnet and he's quite funny as well :).

Director, Sales

I laughed, I cried. Thank you so much for sharing and challenging all of us to allow our happiness to drive our success in life and to look at the challenges we get in life as an opportunity to create our own story..

Channel Account Manager, Sales

amazing success story told so well

Senior Solution Architect, Sales

Chad's keynote had an extraordinary impact on everyone. He engaged and energized the crowd with a laughter-filled presentation that delivered a high-impact message — earning a standing ovation from the hundreds of business leaders in attendance. His thought-provoking stories challenged each of us to think differently about dealing with adversity, navigating change, and nurturing resilient mindsets — all key ingredients for leaders currently guiding their organizations through the Digital transformation.

Professor of Business Administration

I wanted to reach out and let you know how overwhelmed I was by the impact your talk had and will have for a long time on me. You are a true inspiration. Thank you!

Principal Solution Architect, Sales

Chad has been through more than most people, yet he is changing the world through his ability to see the world better than most of us that have sight. He truly has grasped the power of mindset and brings it to life in the most engaging way. His message has changed me, and I would recommend every aspiring individual to take the time to listen to and ponder Chad's message.

VP, Engineering

Thank you so much for your amazing speech yesterday. I can't tell you how impactful it was to me. Anytime I think I'm having a tough time, I will watch one of your videos. can't thank you enough for your inspiration.

Sales Specialist, Sales

one of the most compelling speeches I have heard in quite some time...

Senior Solution Architect, Sales

I was blown away by his talk!

Account Manager, Sales

Chad, thanks for sharing your inspirational story with all of us. It was the highlight of my week and know it will inspire folks to aim high and overachieve!

VP, Sales

You closed the conference with impact!

SVP, Sales

What an inspirational way to end the day. Chad shared his life journey after becoming blind in his late teens. We all walked away with a different perspective.


Very powerful talk by Chad Foster who went blind in his teens... “You are the author of your own story.”

Senior Principal Portfolio Product Marketing Manager, Sales

Inspired, Motivated hearing you Chad.

Account Manager, Sales

Clearly highlight to our week and what an inspiration you are Chad.

Sales Specialist, Sales

Chad shares his journey and how to take advantage of disadvantage, and succeed. So awesome!

Senior Solution Architect, Sales

Floored by Chad Foster, blind since a teenager, motivational speaker and head of Red Hats global deal management team.

Director, Marketing

So inspirational and I love the positive thinking with the ability to control our reactions to find the treasures in life!

Director, Sales