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John Girton - John Girton Indianapolis, IN, US

John Girton

Owner | John Girton

Indianapolis, IN, UNITED STATES

Where Passion Meets Purpose








John E. Girton, Jr. brings over two decades of empowerment, education and entrepreneurial expertise to each and every custom presentation. His engaging style and personal stories captivate his audience no matter what the age. Based in Indianapolis, Indiana, Mr. Girton is establishing himself as the nation's premier provider of motivation, empowerment and top quality, easy to implement start-up and mission critical training designed to help Very Small Businesses (VSB's), not-for-profit organizations and faith based organizations. His style is energetic and passionate causing everyone who hears him to leave with new found focus and insight on their personal possibilities.

As a former instructor of Journalism and Telecommunications at Ball State University, Tennessee State University, ITT Technical Institute, the John Siegenthaler Center on the campus of Vanderbilt University and a small business owner for the past twenty years, John remains on the cutting edge of technology and is sensitive to the economic trends which require more individuals to accept change by launch small business ventures to generate additional revenue to support their families. You can do it! can help get you started!

Industry Expertise (3)

Professional Training and Coaching

Social Media

Training and Development

Areas of Expertise (3)

Entrepreneurship (Vsb)

Marriage and Relationships

High School/College Student Motivation

Accomplishments (6)

Certificate of Ordination (professional)


At the Temple Church of Nashville, Tennessee through the National Baptist Convention USA, Inc.

Fast Trac Award (professional)


Nashville Chamber of Commerce

Training Certification (professional)


8 Habits of Highly Effective Marriage Seminar Certification

Training Certification (professional)


How To Make Your Good Thing Better Marriage Seminar Certification

Training Certification (professional)


24/7 Dad National Fatherhood Initiative Curriculum Certification

Training Certification (professional)


FAMLI Relationship Seminar Certification

Education (1)

Ball State University: B.S. Telecommunications, Broadcast Journalism 1992

Affiliations (4)

  • IABJ
  • Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity , Inc.

Testimonials (5)

Debra Garza, Parent | South Plains College

"Exceptional motivation!"

Julie Smith, Councilor | Cookeville High School

"John Girton was exceptional with his presentation style. He captures his audience and keeps their attention with his enthusiastic and comical delivery!"

Amber Jackson, Councilor | Lil' Sisters Program/Buffalo Soldiers Program, YMCA/YWCA Nashville, TN

"The audience was very tuned to your presentation on faith. As a matter of fact, the young ladies were repeating back to me some of the things that you stated. They definitely have a better grasp now on what faith is and what it should mean to them."

Kristie Hutchinson, Administrator | Pearl-Cohn Magnet High School

"The content was thought provoking and pertinent. Mr. Girton was very effective with keeping the students attention/interest!"

Jennifer Mariano, Administrator | Stratford High School

"Energy, passion and confidence. This program empowers students in the areas of academics, career choices and post-secondary education."

Event Appearances (2)

Launch Your Business NOW!

Indy BYOB (Build Your Own Business)  Indianapolis Indiana


Branding from the inside out

Christian Community Development Association  Indianapolis, Indiana


Sample Talks (1)

Personal Branding w/ Emerging Communication Technology

Want To Reach A High Level of Productivity? If you answered “yes” then Emerging Communication Technology is for you! New Media Guru and Telecommunications educator John E. Girton, Jr. will enlighten and inspire you to set clear objectives, communicate more effectively and use new and emerging tech tools to be more productive at home and at work. Learn how technology tools can help you with everyday tasks.



  • Keynote
  • Panelist
  • Workshop Leader
  • Corporate Training


500 to 3000 *Will consider certain engagements for no fee