Representing Emerging Speakers

Lonnie Bridges

Lead, Follow or Get Out MY Way!

Speakers Fee: $2500

Lonnie R. Bridges, Sr. is the cEo of Bridges Adaptive​ Management! "BAM!" and currently serves as the Workforce Training & Development Director for The Pierite Group, LLC. He has a very diverse education and work history. He earned a Bachelor of Science Degree with Honors in Electronics Engineering from Southern University A&M College; Graduate of the University Of Nevada, Reno Executive Development Program; Received an Advanced Certificate in Human Resource Management from the Council on Education in Management; Graduate of Leadership Central Louisiana from Louisiana State University at Alexandria; Graduate of the Quantico, Va. United States Marine Corps Officer Candidate School; Received Certification in ISO 9000 Internal Assessor Training; American Red Cross trained in Shelter Operations and Mass Care; Certified by the State of Louisiana to instruct Alcohol Awareness Training; Completed the Close-Up Washington DC & USET Civics Program; and recipient of the Toastmasters International Communication and Leadership Award. Lonnie worked in the Casino and Hospitality Industry for 18 years. He served as the Vice President of Organizational & Executive Development, Director of Associate Services, Manager of Planning & Analysis, and Financial-Labor Analyst at Paragon Casino Resort. He has also worked as a Quality Assurance Engineer for the Fortune 500 Company Rockwell Automation. Lonnie served in the United States Marines and received honors to include Accelerated Promotions, Meritorious Mast Award, Combat Action Ribbon, National Defense Medal, 3 Bronze Stars... He is very active in community service programs and currently serves on the Louisiana Association on Compulsive Gambling (LACG) Board of Directors in the Executive position of Secretary. Lonnie is a Trainer/Coach/Motivational Speaker for the Society of Human Resource Management [SHRM], International Association of Administrative Professionals [IAAP], Louisiana National Institute of Governmental Purchasing [LANIGP], Rotary Youth Leadership Award [RYLA], and Louisiana Educational Institutions.



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  • Business
  • Motivation
  • Culture & Arts
  • Personal Development
  • Health Care
  • Other
  • Lead, Follow or Get Out MY Way! If You Don't Here the Music, You Can't Dance the Dance!
  • How to WOW! Employees and Customers
  • FIVE STAR Service - Every Customer - Every Time!
  • `Employment Law What Managers need to Know!

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