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TURN UP the TEMPO while encouraging audiences to



  • Incorporating a systematic process, strengthened by research and accountability measures, increases the odds of long-term growth. Matt Birk and Company offers tools to individuals and companies to become best-in-class in their respective industries.

  • Organizations trust Matt and Paul to deliver results through dynamic keynotes and seminars. Working in tandem from the stage or individually from opposite ends of the country, they will equip, empower, and challenge your team to be the best that they can be.

  • An individual’s ability to convey a point while building rapport and maintaining the attention of others is crucial to effective communication. Paul and Matt will empower you and your team to reach new levels as orators.


Empowering | Witty | Insightful

Company CEO and Super Bowl champion Matt Birk is a 15-year veteran of the National Football League. A six-time NFL Pro Bowl Selection and two-time All Pro, Matt proved to be an undisputed leader on the field and was named the sixth smartest athlete by Sporting News.  A graduate of Harvard University with a degree in economics, Matt was the recipient of the 2011 Walter Payton NFL Man of the Year award for his excellence both on and off the field.

Matt parlays his diverse experiences culled from winning championships, creating partnerships, and educating others into a memorable message that connects with attendees and transforms audiences, all while sharing powerful stories and employing his unique wit.  He speaks to organizations across the country about the value of true inspiration, lasting leadership principles, the dynamics of teamwork, and fulfilling potential. Matt’s many media appearances and interactions with journalists bring a measured perspective to the professional media training he offers to executives and athletes alike. He is dedicated to improving your team’s performance.



Engaging | Inspiring | Enthusiastic

Paul Vitale has become one of America’s most sought-out speakers and trainers by using his unique combination of excitement, energy, and experience to encourage and motivate others.  The president of Matt Birk and Company, Paul served for 22 years as CEO and founder of Vital Communications, Inc., is a native of Arkansas, and acquired his degree in mass communications and journalism from the University of Central Arkansas.

For over twenty years, Paul has impacted individuals and organizations, imparting an understanding of the leadership and determination required to excel. Through his keynote presentations, seminars, and retreats, Paul helps his clients build strong teams and increase productivity. He speaks worldwide about the significance of optimism, a strong work ethic, and concepts vital to personal and professional growth, while reaching hundreds of thousands of people from all walks of life. Whether inspiring, coaching, facilitating, training, or advising others, Paul brings his knowledge and professionalism to your group along with his dedication to your success.


Matt Birk and Company delivered the results we needed for our event. Our attendees were engaged and focused on the speaker's remarks, and each left with a different takeaway from the message applicable to their everyday lives. Your team definitely hit the mark!

– Kirk Villar | Atlas Roofing Corporation

Clients Served


“I shall pass this way but once; any good that I can do or any kindness I can show, let me do it now; for I shall not pass this way again.” – Étienne de Grellet

As a firm believer that each should give back according to his or her ability and resources, Paul and Matt are privileged to serve as board members of the Pro Football Hall of Fame A Game for Life National Advisory Board. Both men are affiliated with a number of additional organizations, both personally and professionally, including Gridiron Greats, the Arkansas Hospitality Association’s Travel Council, and After the Impact Fund. The belief was instilled in these men at an early age that it is an individual’s responsibility to demonstrate love and respect through service toward all others. At Matt Birk and Company, we hope to continue doing our part, while having a great deal of admiration for those who tirelessly answer the call for community involvement worldwide.