Meet Chad

The Wall Street Journal calls Chad Hymas “One of the 10 most inspirational people in the world!”

Chad inspires, motivates, and moves audiences, creating an experience that touches hearts for a lifetime. He is one of the youngest ever to receive the Council of Peers Award for Excellence (CPAE) and to be inducted into the prestigious National Speaker Hall of Fame.

Chad Hymas is an internationally acclaimed speaker, bestselling author, and passionate advocate for safety awareness and personal empowerment. Despite a life-altering accident that left him paralyzed from the chest down, Chad’s indomitable spirit and unwavering determination have propelled him to inspire audiences worldwide with his powerful message of resilience, leadership, and purposeful living.  In 2003, Chad set a world record by wheeling his chair from Salt Lake City to Las Vegas (513 miles).

As a sought-after keynote speaker, Chad captivates audiences with his engaging storytelling, profound insights, and practical strategies for overcoming obstacles and achieving extraordinary success. His presentations on topics ranging from leadership and team building to safety awareness and leaving a legacy leave a lasting impact on individuals and organizations alike, empowering them to unlock their full potential and create positive change in their lives and communities.

Chad is the author of the bestselling book “Doing What Must Be Done” where he shares his remarkable journey of resilience and offers invaluable lessons on overcoming adversity and embracing life’s challenges with courage and determination. His dedication to promoting safety awareness has earned him recognition as a leading advocate for injury prevention, inspiring countless individuals to prioritize safety in all aspects of their lives.

Through his work as a speaker, author, and safety advocate, Chad Hymas continues to touch hearts, ignite inspiration, and empower audiences to live with purpose, passion, and unwavering resilience. His unwavering commitment to making a difference serves as a beacon of hope and inspiration for people around the world.  He has graced the stage of hundreds of professional and civic organizations, including Wells Fargo, Blue Cross Blue Shield, AT&T, Rainbird, IHC, American Express, Prudential Life, Quanta Services and many more.