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Best Selling Author, Filmmaker and the world’s top sales expert, Richard Tyler teams up with award winning journalist Aja Vickers to produce a new film series that focuses on unleashing your own Personal Power™ to create a better world around you.
Houston, TX – August 3, 2017 – The first installment in the series of short films is titled “The Power of Words™” Making a Difference One Person at A Time and features Sheila Johnstone, an American Sign Language teacher who’s mission is to break down barriers of communication for the deaf and the hard of hearing with the world. Her class started through a simple conversation with Richard Tyler over a cup of coffee and has grown exponentially into a hugely successful set of ASL courses. The film seeks to discover how the “Power of Words” can create surprising results and positively impact people in ways you wouldn’t imagine.
Richard Tyler stated this was the perfect story to debut his three new film and production companies Excellence Edge™ Films, Excellence Edge™ Productions and Richard Tyler Films®.
Tyler said “This topic was chosen because it represents everything that having the Excellence Edge™ is all about, which is passionate people, community involvement, and striving to be the very best you can be.”
The Excellence Edge™ Films Company is 10 years in the making. Tyler says he’s wanted to venture down this road for quite some time now. Given his knowledge and world-renown expertise on communication, selling, leadership and success, it was only fitting to launch the company. Tyler just needed the perfect mix of opportunity and luck, that’s where former TV reporter Aja Vickers comes into place. She attended one of his educational seminars, where they met. After viewing some of Vickers’ work Tyler set up a meeting and the two decided to collaborate on the project. Vickers was chosen for her multi-talented skills and go-getter attitude.
“I know Richard has worked with some of the top people in the filmmaking industry producing films, including Emmy Award winners, so for him to choose me to work on this project is really quite an honor,” Vickers says. She added, “Especially since this film is the first for Excellence Edge™ Films.
Tyler directed the film and was the Executive Producer. As mentioned earlier, this was not Tyler’s first foray into filmmaking. Tyler recently Executive Produced a documentary about the life of legendary Success Coach and Motivational Speaker Brian Tracy, which was released in June 2017. Tracy has consulted 1000 companies and addressed more than 5,000,000 people in 5000 talks and seminars in 76 countries. The film is titled Maximum Achievement: The Brian Tracy Story. Prior to that Richard Tyler and Brian Tracy co-authored the Best Selling book “Success Today” along with multiple leading experts from around the world. Tyler won the Editors Choice Award for his contribution.
Tyler also Produced a documentary on the life of Jack Canfield titled, The Soul Of Success: The Jack Canfield Story. The film is scheduled to be released soon. Canfield is known the world over as a co-creator of the Chicken Soup For The Soul books and products along with Mark Victor Hansen. The series of Chicken Soup books has sold almost 700 million copies worldwide. Canfield’s recent book The Success Principles is a best seller as well.
Richard Tyler and and Mark Victor Hansen have collaborated recently and are featured authors in the Best Selling book “Boom!” In this book, the world’s leading entrepreneurs and professionals reveal their secrets to improving your health wealth and lifestyle. Tyler won the Editors Choice Award for his contribution to this Best Seller as well.
Vickers produced and was the Director of Photography for “The Power of Words™” film. She comes from a news background where producing, shooting, editing, writing, and reporting on camera was all in a days work.
Production of the next short film in the series is slated to start in the fall. Tyler says he’s excited to get the ball rolling on this next uplifting message and can’t wait to see what good things evolve from it.
“As I always say, “Your success tomorrow is in direct proportion to your Commitment to Excellence® today.”™ “That is what Excellence Edge™ Films is all about and those are the stories we will tell.”
To view the film at: “The Power of Words™” Making a Difference One Person at A Time
About Richard Tyler:
Richard Tyler, “America’s Corporate and Entrepreneurial Business Expert™” is recognized as the world’s top sales trainer and management consultant. Richard is the CEO of Richard Tyler International, Inc.® as well as a diversified family of companies and services including Excellence Edge™ Films, Excellence Edge™ Productions, Richard Tyler Films®, Excellence Edge™ Ltd., and Richard Tyler International Technologies®.
Richard Tyler - Best Selling Author, World's Top Sales Trainer and Management Consultant, Filmmaker and Entrepreneur. Richard Tyler is a two-time Best-Selling Author, a two-time Expy® Award Winner, a two-time Quilly® Award Winner, a two-time Editor’s Choice Award Winner, and a C-Suite Book Club featured best-selling author. Richard is a highly acclaimed Professional Speaker, Trainer and Filmmaker. Richard Tyler has been inducted into the National Academy of Best Selling Authors® and the National Association of Experts, Writers, and Speakers™. Richard was selected as one of America’s PremierExperts™ and his philosophies have been featured in Forbes magazine, Entrepreneur magazine, The Business Journals, Sales and Marketing Management magazine, Wealth & Financial International magazine, Acquisition International magazine, Corporate America magazine, the Houston Chronicle as well as in hundreds of articles and interviews. Richard has been seen on FOX, CBS, NBC, and ABC television affiliates, CNBC.com, Morningstar.com, BostonGlobe.com, Moneywatch.com, MiamiHerald.com, Wall Street Journal’s MarketWatch.com, YahooFinance.com, CNN.com, BBC.com, as well as other major outlets.
Richard Tyler's inspirational films including the documantaries Maximum Achievement: The Brian Tracy Story, The Soul Of Success: The Jack Canfield Story and series of short films, The Power In You™ are critically acclaimed.
Richard Tyler’s two immensely popular training programs, “Commitment to Excellence”® Sales Immersion™ Program” and “Commitment to Excellence”® Leadership Mastery™ Program”, are influencing businesspeople from all rungs of the corporate ladder.
Richard Tyler’s two new books, “Success Today” with Brian Tracy and “Boom!” with Mark Victor Hansen and leading experts are international Best-Sellers.
Richard Tyler was recently recognized as the “World’s Top Sales Trainer” and Richard Tyler International’s, “Commitment to Excellence”® Sales Immersion Program®” was recognized as the “World’s Top Sales Training Program” when they received the “Award for Excellence in Sales Training” from Wealth & Finance International magazine.
As Richard says, “Remember, your success tomorrow is in direct proportion to your ‘Commitment to Excellence®’ today.™”
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About Aja Vickers:
Aja Vickers is a Senior Film Consultant with Richard Tyler International, Inc.® and the President of Vickers House Media.
Aja Vickers has spent more than a decade creating compelling visual content for network television, businesses, non-profits, and artists. Her love of video production and photography keeps her striving to become one of the most sought after experts in her field.
Originally from Los Angeles, California, Aja attended the University of New Mexico and University of San Francisco where she studied journalism and politics. Her internships with ABC affiliate KOAT in Albuquerque and FOX affiliate KTVU in Oakland taught her the necessary skills to become an on-air reporter and she got her first television job in 2006 at local community station TV30 near the San Francisco Bay Area. Aja started reporting, shooting, editing, writing, and producing her own segments and assisting with the production of the news program. Her success in this endeavor allowed her to become the Bureau Chief for the NBC affiliate KSNG out in Garden City, Kansas, where she won the Kansas Association of Broadcasters award for best Non-Metro Television Prime Newscast. With that success in Kansas, Aja moved to a larger media market in Tulsa, OK where she worked for the NBC affiliate KJRH. At this station she worked as a Multi-Media Journalist shooting, writing and contributing editing her own stories as well as being an on air reporter covering all areas of the news for the station. . From politics to crime, sports to tornadoes–you name it, she’s shot it, reported on it or both.
After experiencing all aspects of broadcast news, Aja decided she wanted to start her own production company and began her journey to make it a reality. Aja honed her skills in the news industry by doing thousands of different types of stories and interviews and she coupled those skills with her knack for storytelling and an ability to capture the emotion of any genre. The result is a masterful transformation of pictures and words into a powerful message for her clients. Whatever message you desire Aja can make it happen.
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