BIOS & BLURBS

Depending on your audience, purpose, and the space you have available for information about my background, one of the biographical sketches below should suit your needs. There are longer and shorter versions, highlighting various aspects of my experience, all intended to support your promotion, flyer, article, or announcement.

So if one doesn't quite fit, check out some of the others to see if they might not meet your needs. Or contact me if you need something customized for your purposes.

The following biographical blurbs are available:

Short general bio (article, etc.) # 1

Jeff Judy is principal of Jeff Judy & Associates, teaching financial institutions and businesses how to talk to each other. Contact Jeff at jeff@jeffjudy.com or at 952-903-0113.

Short general bio (article, etc.) #2

Jeff Judy has spent several decades teaching and consulting in the area of business and consumer credit. Contact Jeff at jeff@jeffjudy.com or at 952-903-0113.

Long general bio

Jeff Judy spends most of his time teaching financial institutions and businesses how to talk to each other, especially about credit. His training and consulting activities have taken him all across North America, as well as to Europe and Asia. He has educated thousands of financial services staff in financial and credit analysis, risk management, building relationships, working with regulations, and implementing effective processes. With management, Jeff consults on developing effective policy, portfolio management, and organization culture issues. Using that experience, Jeff also presents to business groups, giving them unique insights into how credit decisions are made.

Visit www.JeffJudy.com for more insights into how credit works, and how it should work. Or contact Jeff at jeff@jeffjudy.com or at 952-903-0113.

Financial services article: author's bio

As principal of Jeff Judy & Associates, Jeff has several decades of experience as a practitioner, educator, and consultant in the financial services industry. Every year, his conversations with hundreds of credit officers, support staff, board members, and managers reveal what is really going on in everyday financial services practices. A nationally known trainer serving individual banks and credit unions, bank holding companies, major banking schools, and trade associations at state and national levels, Jeff also consults with institution leadership on policy, process, and culture. Visit www.JeffJudy.com or e-mail Jeff at jeff@jeffjudy.com.

Business article: author's bio

Jeff Judy brings a unique perspective to his work with business owners, as they navigate the challenges of working with their financial services providers. Jeff has taught thousands of bank and credit union employees, across the country, how to evaluate the financial health of their business customers. He now applies that experience in educating business owners on how banks and credit unions think, and on how to tell their stories to optimize outcomes from these relationships. Visit www.JeffJudy.com or e-mail Jeff at jeff@jeffjudy.com.

Staff training seminar bio

Jeff Judy's booming voice and unique instructional style have been enjoyed in classrooms and auditoriums across the globe. Jeff is in demand among individual banks and credit unions, bank holding companies, state and national trade associations, and many major banking schools. His practical, down-to-earth approach consistently earns high ratings from participants in his seminars and workshops. Jeff also educates audiences through his frequent interviews and articles in trade journals and more general financial media, as well as through his own biweekly e-newsletter, "Jeff's Thoughts". Visit www.JeffJudy.com for more information.

Association conference speaker/presenter

Jeff is a frequent presenter at trade association meetings and industry conferences, as well as a very busy trainer and consultant guiding financial institutions and their employees to best outcomes. He regularly shares his ideas through interviews and articles in trade journals and more general financial media, as well as publishing a biweekly e-newsletter, "Jeff's Thoughts". Known for an engaging and direct, no-holds-barred style, Jeff focuses his insights on practical paths to greater success for the industry and its individual members. Visit www.JeffJudy.com, or contact Jeff at jeff@jeffjudy.com

Business group speaker/presenter

Jeff Judy brings a unique perspective to the business of working with your financial institution. A nationally known trainer and consultant to the financial services industry, a frequent presenter at trade association meetings and industry conferences, and a prolific writer of newsletter and trade journal articles, Jeff teaches financial institutions how to think about their business customers. He believes that business owners who understand how their credit providers think will do a better job of telling their stories and have more productive financial discussions with these institutions. He shares his insights into the thinking of the financial services industry in a lively, practical, down-to-earth style that consistently earns him high ratings from participants. Learn more at www.JeffJudy.com, or contact Jeff at jeff@jeffjudy.com.

Consulting/custom training: background for internal communications

Jeff Judy is in demand across the U.S. as a trainer and consultant to the financial services industry. His practical, down-to-earth approach consistently wins him high ratings from participants in his seminars and workshops. Jeff's consulting with boards of directors and senior management, combined with a very busy classroom schedule working with front-line staff, have taught him how to deliver the organization's unique message to every staff level, bringing better outcomes through better understanding and alignment. You can learn much more about Jeff's approach to credit, risk management, culture, and employee education by visiting his web site at www.JeffJudy.com.