The Pitch Doctor is Paul Boross — and he is passionate about communication. With a lifetime of experience in the entertainment industry, Paul brings a uniquely entertaining perspective to his media and corporate clients.
Drawing on a career that has seen him move from primetime TV and stand-up comedy to trans-Atlantic development deals, media consultancy and motivational psychology, Boross has worked with such power players as the BBC, Google and MTV, training executives from the worlds of business and media in a range of communication, presentation, storytelling, performance and pitching skills. He has also coached several household names, including Virgin chief Sir Richard Branson, top BBC newscasters and headline comedians.
The Pitch Doctor's frontline experience of performance — his credits include being the team psychologist on Sky's School of Hard Knocks, a 12-year stint at London's legendary Comedy Store, hosting the primetime BBC series Speed Up Slow Down, and hit records and world tours with his bands The Calypso Twins and Morris Minor & the Majors — coupled with a strong commercial grounding has proved to be a powerful combination, enabling him to deliver effective and focused learning solutions to clients from across the industry spectrum.
Helping The Pitch Doctor in this mission is an experienced team of trainers and executive coaches, hand picked for their enthusiasm, energy and balance of skills. Between them, Boross and his hand-picked trainers have experience of just about every business sector, from banking to building; from politics to the performance arts; from the public sector to international media.
Boross is also founder and managing director of training company BIG SKY and music-production studios MB Productions. He regularly lectures around the world for the Entertainment Master Class.