Sparking Magic in Your Team, Brand & Cause
Today’s consumers are looking for more than great products. They want to feel connected to you, your brand promise, and your social values.
I’m John Guastaferro, and I spark magic in your business by connecting three critical factors: TEAM, BRAND, and CAUSE. I help boards and senior executives bring all three areas into synergistic alignment. This creates a powerful framework for success in all facets of your organization.
Welcome to One Degree Connect. As a speaker in 8 countries, I weave business expertise with an entertaining twist to reignite purpose and passion in your team.
I bring more than 20 years of award-winning success in marketing, philanthropy, and international speaking to every project. I look forward to the opportunity to work with you.
Inspiring and Amazing Teams
People Are Your Brand
Your team is the backbone to how you connect to the world, yet is often the most underutilized aspect of your organization’s success. That’s why One Degree Connect focuses on the power of people through all we do.
Leadership + Showmanship
I guide and inspire boards, senior executives, and leadership teams using a captivating combination of real world business expertise and world-renowned magic. From keynotes to corporate offsites, I deliver memorable leadership experiences that Educate, Entertain, and Energize.
About John Guastaferro
Longtime nonprofit leader with the YMCA
Training Specialist with OneOC
Presenter in over 50 cities in 8 countries
Certified Fundraising Executive
Board member, Anaheim Community Foundation
Business graduate from California Polytechnic University
Author of the international-selling book ONE DEGREE
Member of the world-famous Magic Castle
Expert tools and immediate value
Memorable and magical experience
Renewed purpose and passion
- Board Leadership Retreats
- Trainings and Workshops
- Corporate Offsites
- Speaking and Keynotes
- Strategic Planning
- Executive Coaching
- Personal Branding
- Project Consulting
- Brand Messaging
- Brand Identity and Design
- Align Team + Brand + Cause
- Captivate and Amaze your Clients
- The Power of One Degree
- Build a Culture of Philanthropy
- Marketing Your Cause
- The Power of Collaboration
- Launch Nonprofit Annual Giving
- Reignite Purpose and Passion
- Achieving Shared Vision
- The Power of Sales and Storytelling
Serving numerous businesses and national organizations, John brings over 20 years in award-winning marketing, fundraising, and leadership development experience.
As a speaker, performer, and training specialist, John has presented in eight countries. John weaves business expertise and stage presence to Educate, Entertain, and Energize teams.
John is passionate about connecting organizations to social causes. He is a longtime YMCA professional, Anaheim Community Foundation board member, and Certified Fundraising Executive.
The One Degree Difference
Just as heating water from 211 to 212˚ takes it to the boiling point, even a one degree shift can create extraordinary possibilities. John Guastaferro, author of One Degree, helps you put simple yet powerful one degree strategies into action to connect your team, brand, and cause.