Merlin Swanson

A Touch of Magic in Merlin

Speaker - Entertainer - Showman

Expect to be Surprised and Entertained

Merlin's Magic Attracts the Eye Teases the Mind


  • Laughter and Enlightenment
  • He will trick you into believing in yourself
  • Highly Visible - Long Remembered
  • Every Magic Trick plants a seed to ponder
  • High Octane - with a fast pace
  • Merlin's Magic - A Hot Act - Bring Your Marshmallows

You'll Hear

  • He tells his own success story and experiences
  • Motivation - Inspiration – Humor
  • Audience involvement
  • Praise - A People Charger
  • Management is more than giving orders
  • Self improvement is an inside job

From Then Till Now

  • From a stammering, stuttering Iowa farm boy to a Factory Manager
  • Three-time Winner "Best Speaker in Iowa" (Toastmasters contest)
  • Twenty-six years a speaker - taught public speaking
  • Specially trained in employee management relations
  • Instructor of apprentice and supervisory courses
  • Motorcycle rider - mouth of Mississippi to Fairbanks, Alaska

A Program Planner's Delight
Luncheons – Banquets - Conventions


Merlin's Magic , Wit & Wisdom Worked for Them.

Farm Credit Service
"A real challenge to any speaker is to hold an audience after an evening of business reports and elections. You certainly met that challenge at both meetings. They really enjoyed your humor and magic."
Pioneer Hi-Bred International
"The best program we have had for our annual event."
Rock Falls Chamber of Commerce
"You have a terrific sense of humor... the way you go out into the audience and get them to participate makes your program so enjoyable."
Illinois Newspaper Production Conference
"Merlin, we are very pleased with your message, the tailored jokes, the research and, yes, the magic which worked out well."
Missouri Association Mutual Insurance Companies
"Your presentation was 'Delightful' and presented with a lot of energy and good taste."
Hamilton Technical College
"Sensational! That is the best word I can think of to describe your speech at our graduation ceremony."
Fulton County Farm Bureau
"Your energy and enthusiasm were obviously contagious as everyone in the audience was smiling and laughing as you shelled out your kernels of wisdom and humor."
Brooklyn Mutual Telephone
"Our problem now is... how to top you next year."

Some of Merlin's Happy Audiences


Philps Co. S& W.Missouri
American Family Life Assurance Association, Iowa
Washington Farm Corp Association
Chamber of Commerce, Midlothian, Illinois
City Bank of Moberly, Missouri
Fulton County Farm Bureau, Illinois
Jordan Enterprises, Georgia
Livestock Feeders, Nebraska
American Management Society, Illinois
Pella Electric Cooperative, Iowa
Wisconsin Grain Dealers Association
Fruit Belt Electric Cooperative, Michigan
Archer Petroleum, Nebraska & S. Dakota
Chamber of Commerce, Schereville, Illinois
Farm Credit Service, Minnesota
S.E. Indiana Telephone

Wisconsin Meat Processors
Cherokee County Pork. Iowa
Student Nurses, Illinois
Old Mill Grain, Missouri
Ft. Morgan REA, Colorado
Farmers Union, Illinois
Brooklyn Telephone, Iowa
Deere and Company, Illinois
Postmasters, Illinois
Sieben Hybrids Inc., Illinois
Douglas County Highway Dept., Illinois
Hamilton Technical College, Iowa
Clark Landing Coop, Ohio
Association Resources Districts, Nebraska
Speakers U.S.A., Tennessee
Decator Co. REMC, Indiana


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