Tap into the Power of Your Personality

Merrick Rosenberg is an award-winning speaker, author, entrepreneur, and CEO. Merrick’s creativity, passion, and thought leadership shine through in everything he does. See what nearly two-thirds of the Fortune 100 companies around the world have already discovered and book Merrick to speak at your next event!

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Merrick Rosenberg

Meet Merrick

30+ years as an entrepreneur / author / trainer / speaker, 4 continents, 47 states (that’s right, we’re talking to you Alaska, Mississippi, and Arkansas!), and nearly two-thirds of the Fortune 100 Companies

Merrick Rosenberg founded Team Builders Plus in 1991 and reinvented how people learn about themselves through personality styles when he started his second company, Take Flight Learning, in 2012. He is the author of eight award-winning books using the Eagle, Parrot, Dove, and Owl styles to build enduring relationships and career success.

Under Merrick’s leadership as CEO of Take Flight Learning, his company has been selected as the New Jersey Business of the Year by NJ Biz Magazine and has repeatedly been named one of the Fastest Growing Companies and Best Places to Work by the Philadelphia Business Journal. Drexel University selected Merrick as the Alumni Entrepreneur of the Year and he is also an award-winning filmmaker, as his personality styles movie, BirdBrains, Inc., has won 21 film festival awards, including four for Best Short Film of the Year and two for Best Original Song.

Keynote Speaking

Merrick’s world-famous birds become the talk of your conference!

Corporate Training

Merrick’s organization, Take Flight Learning, leads training programs based on the Eagles, Parrots, Doves, and Owls.

Award-Winning Author

Merrick is an award-winning author of eight books about tapping into the power of personality


Merrick connects with the audience and engages them throughout his presentation. His humor, personal stories and examples enlighten participants and hold their attention. Our attendees loved Merrick’s message, connected with his style and came away raving about what the learned. It was a win-win!

Wendy Mann

CEO CREW Network

Merrick’s ability to seamlessly blend engaging storytelling with actionable strategies based on the DISC model was nothing short of impressive. His deep understanding of human behavior and communication styles resonated with our team, providing us with invaluable insights into how we can enhance our collaboration, communication, and overall effectiveness.

Tracy Hein

Sales Enablement & Onboarding Specialist Frontline Education

In the past 13 years that I’ve been selecting speakers for this conference, Merrick was the best! He connected with the members in a way no other speaker has been able to do.

Gregg Serikaku

Executive Director PAMCA

Merrick did an incredible job capturing our audience and truly engaging them in a meaningful discussion around communication and style. He has spoken at several DESHRM events and always deliver a thought-provoking presenting that wows!

Ashley Eckard

Chair Delaware SHRM State Conference

Merrick was the main speaker for our Young Professionals Summit. He and his team were very easy to work with from planning the event to the keynote address. Reviews from the event cited Merrick’s “fabulous,” “fantastic” and “phenomenal” presentation.

Gina Guarino

Senior Manager of Marketing & Events Princeton Regional Chamber of Commerce

Merrick was a smash hit! A smash! An NJEDA box office phenomenon! The feedback from employees has been incredible. It was great to hear them say that they learned something about themselves and others and had a fun time in the process. You even won over our contingent of naysayers, which is a monumental achievement!

Bridget Hollister

VP of HR New Jersey Economic Development Authority

We loved the energy that Merrick brought to the event and the feedback has been amazing!

Jasmen Holt

Sr. Program Manager Best & Brightest Awards Conference

Cannot thank Merrick Rosenberg enough for speaking at the NBCUniversal GolfNow Annual Sales Meeting last week.  He made an invaluable presentation to the sales team that resonated with every one of us. If you want to make your sales team more aware of both themselves and their clients, look no further!

Jerramy Hainline

Vice President of Sales NBCUniversal GolfNow & Golf Advisor

People RAVED about Merrick! We’re already talking about having him at our next National Commercial Conference. He made that meeting great!

Kaydi Decker

Director of Corporate Excellence Batory Foods

The caliber of Merrick’s clients speaks volumes about his credibility and experience.