Comedian, Radio Personality & Fundraising
Andrew Grose is a Canadian comedy veteran with some of the most impressive credentials in the industry. In addition to over 20 years of live performances in comedy clubs, theatres and festivals he has made his mark on national television in Canada. His credits include a one hour Comedy Now Uncensored Special on The Comedy Network, a half-hour Comedy Now special on C.T.V., a half-hour Comics! comedy special, 3 Comedy at Club 54 Specials and countless television appearances from the Winnipeg Comedy Festival, The Halifax Comedy Festival and the Just For Laughs Comedy Festival.
In the last few years Andrew has appeared at Just For Laughs 8 times as well as the Halifax, Moncton, Saint John, Medicine Hat,Winnipeg and Edmonton Comedy festivals. He was also the Mayor of Edmonton's choice to appear at the Mayors Celebration of the Arts in 2010 and starred in the 2011 Calgary Stampede Grandstand Show.
Originally from Charlottetown, P.E.I. Andrew makes his home in Edmonton, Alberta where he organized the Laughing For Cancer Benefit which raised over $1,000,000 for cancer research and treatment in Alberta. Andrew is also the Producer of the Edmonton International Comedy Festival.
Andrew can be heard every weekday on Alberta's most listened to radio station: 630 CHED's Afternoon News.
Keynote Speaker - "Stand up for Service"
Looking for a speaker who is funny, relevant and gives you customer service solutions that your staff can actually use?
In addition to being one of Canada's top standup comedians, Andrew Grose is an MBA with many years of both sales and management experience and organizes one of the most successful fundraisers in the country. His keynote address "Standup for Service" is a clean and clever presentation suitable for all businesses. Intertwining funny service experiences with a powerful message, Andrew will open your employees eyes to the ease with which they can provide the level of service your customers demand and expect.
From initial customer contact to corporate reward programs, Andrew will cover the gammit of customer service in a way no training program can ever hope to achieve. Whether your a small business, large corporation or government agency, this presentation is the perfect addition to any conference or meeting. Your employees will leave exhausted from laughing but, more importantly, with a new view of customer service. From his own experiences with the service industry and his management background, Andrew will deliver an unforgettable keynote presentation that will both entertain and inform.
Your staff has seen the videos, listened to the speeches, and sat through the training and yet your customer service is still not where you want it to be. This keynote presentation will change all that. "Standup for Service" will take you through customer service from a customer's point of view. From the drive-thru at your local fast food restaurant that is stuck on procedure to one of the world's largest cruise lines that refused to provide a $10 cake on his 17th wedding anniversary... Andrew will allow your staff to see that sometimes good customer service is a piece of cake.