Like most of us, Jerod discovered his talents by following and living his passions. A promising Star in the making, Jerod was hit with an avalanche of adversity that should have taken him out of the game. And yet he was able to achieve success beyond his dreams. Jerod reached the NBA, playing 14 years of professional basketball by tapping into the Power of Leveraging.
Now retired from the game of basketball, Jerod Ward shares his stories, experiences and a proven mindset with organizations around the globe. His work as a Motivational Speaker, College Basketball Analyst and Entrepreneur are only parts of how he empowers people to Succeed.
Jerod is the founder of JW Global Speaks, LLC that helps teams, businesses and organizations leverage their assets to deliver maximum results.
Conquer your adversities and be triumphant with a powerful speaker leading the charge – Jerod Ward
He is a man of his word and possesses outstanding values and has demonstrated a definite skill in inspiring and motivating people. Jerod would be a great asset to any group that would desire his talents in delivering a message on the game of life.
Legendary ESPN Announcer, Dick Vitale
Jay, your Empowerment Basketball Clinic exceeded all our expectations at the Sarasota Housing Authority. Our children residents found you to be engaging and motivating. They listened to and will remember your words and the fun they had on the court. Excited to do it again.
Vice President of Residential Services