A legendary NFL player and coach, Mike Ditka understands the mental attitude necessary for success.
In his speeches, Mike Ditka shares his and team-building skills and drive to be the best with audiences across the country. His presentation, ACE – Attitude, Character and Enthusiasm, demonstrates how lessons he learned in a life of commitment and attention to the fundamentals resulted in victory and success – both on the field and off.
ACE - Attitude, Character and Enthusiasm:
Mike Ditka delivers a powerful presentation that highlights the key characteristics people need to achieve their personal and professional goals. With his first-hand experience, clear illustrations and humorous anecdotes, he shows why he is considered one of the best motivational speakers in all of the NFL. His presentation has impact and immediate, take-home value.
In his first year in the NFL, Mike Ditka caught 56 passes for the Chicago Bears and earned Rookie of the Year honors. Twenty years later he returned to the Bears as head coach, guiding the team to six NFC title games, and a Super Bowl victory.
Twice named Coach of the Year, Ditka is one of only two athletes to have won Super Bowl rings as head coach, assistant coach, and player. An ESPN NFL analyst, regular on late night talk shows and network newscasts, and iconic “type A” sports personality, he played himself on L.A. Law and Cheers – and saw his team immortalized in Saturday Night Live’s series of skits, “Da Bears.”