The Ozols Business Group

Ozols Business Group Information

Niagara Falls, New York

The Ozols Business Group is an international leadership and training organization based in Niagara Falls, New York area.The organization was established in 1994 in Evergreen, Colorado and was based in Golden, Colorado for 12 years prior to the move in 2009 to Indian Hills, Colorado. With "Coach Ozols" rising in the world of NCAA Division 1 volleyball coaching, the organization has followed his coaching career to Boulder, Colorado (University of Colorado Buffaloes - PAC 12), then Laramie, Wyoming (University of Wyoming Cowbows, Mountain West Conference) and now to the Niagara Falls, New York area (Niagara University Purple Eagles - Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference). The Founder and President of the Ozols Business Group is Vilis Ozols, B.S., M.B.A., C.S.P.

The Ozols Business Group provides leadership training, motivational speaking services and customized team and leadership consulting to a wide spectrum of organizations ranging from U.S. Fortune 500 companies to small entrepreneurial businesses. The organization has provided services all over the United States, Canada, the Bahamas, Hong Kong, Singapore, Malaysia, Mexico and the United Kingdom.

In addition to the services of Vilis Ozols, the organization is comprised of a referral association of truly some of the world's best trainers speakers and consultants. Whatever your needs, you can be sure that the Ozols Business Group can be a solutions resource for your organization.

Vilis Ozols, MBA

Vilis brings a diverse, colorful background to every presentation he makes. He is a former member of the Canadian Jr. National Volleyball Team and a former Pro Beach Volleyball tour competitor. He is able to bring the motivational sparks and fiery intensity that made him such a successful athlete and coach to all of his presentations. His talks have always had an award winning blend of pertinent and practical information, motivational intensity and a wonderful touch of humor that keep Vilis' audiences laughing and inspired while they learn.

Vilis holds a Masters Degree in Business Administration from the University of Colorado at Denver. While there, he was a scholarship student and received national academic recognition. He earned an Honors Bachelor of Science Degree in Food Science from the University of Guelph in Canada. Vilis speaks to and trains literally thousands of business professionals every year. He has spoken in all 50 U.S. States, 9 out of the 10 Canadian Provinces, on 3 continents and in 8 countries.

Vilis Ozols doesn't just talk about leadership and motivation, as an NCAA Division 1 Head Coach, he lives it every day as his profession. He was an outstanding High School coach at Denver's Mullen High School he landed his team their first conference championship in the school's 66 year history and finished in the top ten in the state for 4 years in a row, including state championship match and semi-final match apprearances. He then progessed to the college game as the assistant coach at the University of Colorado and the University of Wyoming. For the past three years he has served as the Head Coach at NCAA Division 1 Niagara University where the rebuilding effort has shown rapid results with progressive 9th place, 6th place and 3rd place finishes over the past three years.

Coach Ozols brings the wisdom and experience of a world class coach to every presentation, sharing lessons and anecdotes based on real world success and firsthand experiences.

The National Speakers Association

Vilis Ozols and the Ozols Business Group were active professional members of the National Speakers Association and the local chapter of NSA, the Colorado Speakers Association up until 2010 with Coach Ozols' migration into NCAA Division 1 coaching. NSA is an association of professional speakers dedicated to ensuring the standard of excellence in professional speaking. Members of the NSA are proven professionals in the field of speaking. Look for this NSA logo with any speaker you might be considering - it is the mark of a professional! Vilis has been a frequent presenter to both NSA and NSA/CO. Vilis Ozols is also the past President and Vice-President of Professional Development for the Colorado Speakers Association. He was also named Member of the Year for NSA/CO. We was also the award winning host of the National Speakers Association Audio Magazine "Voices of Experience."

Certified Speaking Professional, CSP

The Certified Speaking Professional designation, established in 1980 by the National Speakers Association (NSA), is the speaking profession’s international measure of professional platform skill. CSP is conferred by the US-based National Speakers Association only on those who have earned it by meeting strict criteria. The letters CSP following a speaker’s name indicate a speaking professional with proven experience who understands what is required and knows how to deliver client satisfaction.Vilis Ozols earned the designation as one of only 8% of professional speakers in the world at that time in 2001. As a full-time NCAA coach currently his CSP designation status has been retired.

About The Ozols Business Group

The Ozols Business Group is an international motivational speaking, leadership training and business consulting organization based in Niagara Falls, NY. Vilis Ozols provides speaking services to a wide spectrum of organizations ranging from U.S. Fortune 500 companies to associations conventions/conferences to small entrepreneurial businesses.

Vilis Ozols... Coach, Mentor, Motivator!

How do you motivate? Vilis Ozols gives real world techniques that he backs up with research. The best human motivator is a game plan for what's stressing you. And Vilis uses every skill in the book for his powerful message: a disarming sense of humor, an athlete’s intensity, a coach's zeal and the insight of a mentor! Guaranteed to influence and inspire you towards your peak of excellence!