forged in fire

helping leaders and teams perform under pressure
and uncertainty while Embracing Change

Real-world battlefield tested and proven method distilled into 

actionable mindset, behaviour, and tools to turn chaos into profit


Founder & CEO, Victory Path 360

Business and Leadership Resiliency Expert


In today’s ever-changing business landscape, organizations need leaders who possess the strength, adaptability, and resilience of a true warrior.

The Forged in Fire keynote combines real-world battlefield tested and proven method distilled into actionable mindset, behaviour, and tools that get results by turning chaos into profit.

Using stories from my military service as an Elite Air Force Commando veteran coupled with lessons learned from three near-death experiences and an elective amputation of my right leg I offer real-life lessons on leadership, team building, and embracing change in daily life.

These lessons are delivered in a clear and simple way to understand and deploy in organizations, coupled with optional training to ensure execution and measure real results. 


This keynote will ignite a true transformation within your organization and equip your team with the game-changing elite mindset to overcome obstacles, inspire excellence, and drive success.

Don’t miss out on this opportunity to unlock the full potential of your team and gain a competitive edge.



  • Uncover the elite mindset and its relevance to effective leadership.
  • Develop confidence, and decisive action.

  • Discover strategies to inspire and motivate your team, fostering a culture of excellence.


  • Harness the power of teamwork and camaraderie learned from military special forces.

  • Cultivate a culture of trust, loyalty, and accountability within your team.

  • Equip your team with the tools to adapt, overcome obstacles, and achieve collective goals.


  • Discover how to embrace change with the resilience and adaptability of a warrior.

  • Learn strategies to thrive in high-pressure situations and turn challenges into triumphs.

  • Develop mental toughness, self-discipline, and resilience to overcome adversity.

Why Choose “The forged in fire” keynote

Authenticity and Inspiration:

As a former Air Force elite commando veteran, I bring a unique perspective and authenticity to the talk.
Audiences are inspired by stories of courage, teamwork, and unwavering determination.

Practical Strategies and Actionable Insights:

The talk provides practical strategies and actionable insights that can be applied in daily life.
Participants leave with a toolkit for leadership development, team building, and personal growth.

Engaging and Impactful Delivery:

The talk is delivered with a captivating and impactful style, reflecting military discipline and precision.
Memorable anecdotes and real-world examples ensure lasting inspiration and motivation.

Ignite transformation and equip your team with the Leader’s mindset to excel in leadership, team building, and change management, book “The Forged in Fire” for your next event.

Together, we will unleash the power of the courageous leadership spirit to transform your organization, foster resilient teams, and embrace change with unwavering determination.


the ‘erez’ EXPERIENCE

Hi, I’m Erez Avramov

If you’re looking for someone extraordinary on the topic of resilience, motivation and change, you just found him.

My message is deeply relatable, real, raw and relevant. Whether you’re trying to motivate thousands of direct sales consultants or a dozen leadership executives in a boardroom, I will not only inspire your audience to change, but I’ll also teach them how to execute it in real life.

We are all unique and so is your audience. This is why everything I do is deeply personal and customized to the objectives of your event. 

If you are interested in learning more, we would love to speak with you.


5 reasons to book erez

super relatable and real

Deeply Inspirational Experiential Learning

Motivation and Actionable Takeaways

Customized Content And Service

riveting real life stories

Additional Keynotes

One-Legged Israeli Commando Veteran Survives Three Near Death Experiences

And Now Devotes His Life To Helping Others Turn Adversity Into Opportunity.


There’s a reason why Erez Avramov is a sought-after speaker and coach.

He creates highly engaging, emotional, and visually stunning experience for your audience that is never canned and is always deeply personal and highly actionable.

Everything Erez shares comes from real life experiences. Nothing is theoretical – and everything is tested and actionable.

His goal is not only to teach, but to inspire your audience and empower them with confidence, tools, and proven strategies they need to face adversity and change, so they can fully step into the leaders, collaborators, changemakers, and communicators your company strives to create.

Everything is customized for your event, your goals, the transformation you are trying to inspire, and most importantly––the specific challenges and opportunities that your audience is facing at this moment in time.

Erez’s two speaking topics are:

Lessons Learned From Three Near Death Experiences and A Kingfisher Bird


 You Make A Difference!

Both are inspirational, story-driven, packed with tools and strategies, and will be customized to include themes, objectives, or specific types of transformational change that you’re looking to inspire at your event.

Lessons Learned From Three Near Death Experiences and A Kingfisher Bird

The Simple Proven Path To Turning Adversity Into Opportunity

When it comes to adversity, resiliency, and confidence, it is not enough to intellectually understand concepts and techniques. You need personal experience. That’s what makes Erez an authentic keynote speaker!

Erez speaks from his own life journey as an elite commando veteran and one who survived and thrived three near death experiences, an elective amputation of his right leg below the knee and a full-blown heart attack. He shares the most powerful lessons he learned which has transformed his life, and makes them accessible to your audience, so they can transform theirs. That’s why, if you never hired Erez to speak, Lessons Learned From Three Near Death Experiences and A Kingfisher Bird, is the speech your audience needs.

This is a transformational experience backed by science and proven by real life.

This speech is filled with actionable tactics and insights that are critical for selling, leadership development, innovation, and success.

Your audience will walk out of this experience with valuable tools they can bring back to their teams, their families, and their lives – and they’ll leave feeling inspired, empowered, and ready to take action.

Learning Objectives:

• Understand how resiliency is developed, exercised, and banked, so you can transfer it across all areas of your life.

• Discover the simple secret to develop resiliency, confidence, and courage.

• Learn how to leverage neuroscience and cognitive behavioural approach to create immediate long-lasting change.

• Breakthrough self-limiting beliefs and develop strategies to counter inevitable setbacks that always come when pursuing big goals.

• Be inspired and uplifted to reach your potential.

You Make A Difference!

This speech is designed for healthcare professionals.

The most pressing issue healthcare leaders and professionals struggle with is this:

How do I motivate and inspire my team to be their best and how do I help them deal with burnout?

In this visually rich and memorable experience, Erez creates an immediate connection with your audience sharing his personal and riveting story of surviving and thriving three near death experiences, an elective amputation and a full-blown heart attack and how healthcare professionals saved his life and inspired him along the path of recovery.

This is a powerful experience that connects a patient’s testimony directly to professionals who do this remarkable work on the ground.

Erez has experienced firsthand what heroic heart centered service healthcare professionals provide to the community and as one who’s been on the receiving end multiple times he speaks directly to that.

On stage, he brings his gripping story to life and audiences to the edge of their seats. With great openness, vulnerability, and humility, Erez reflects on the remarkable lessons he has received while overcoming insurmountable odds.

Your audience will be inspired, empowered and moved in ways that will reignite their purpose, passion and why they chose to do this work to begin with.

Erez shows your audience HOW they make a difference and lights the fire of inspiration within themselves, so productivity, action, and accomplishments flow naturally.

The insights and inspiration your audience receive will create meaningful change as Erez teaches them HOW to reconnect to their profession of choice and their calling. They will learn HOW to show up for themselves, HOW to motivate and inspire others every single day, HOW to navigate change with unwavering certainty, and HOW to find opportunity no matter how dire things look.

This will ignite a chain reaction to inspire not only themselves and their teams, but also their spouses, their kids, and the people around them.

 Key Objectives:

• Validation of the important role they play as healthcare professionals.

• Strategies to deal with burnout and improve quality of care and service.

• The surprising secret to job satisfaction and motivation.

• The 3 fundamental needs all people have––and why you can’t empower people unless you tap into them yourself.

• Understanding mirror neurons and how to use them to your advantage.

• Connect to a living example of the results you can achieve in quality of care when you adopt a patient/client centred model and why partnering with your patients creates a win-win situation to achieve a common goal.

• The importance of perception in your role in healthcare, both in how you see your patients and how you see yourself.


Virtual events

Erez’s explosion of energy and custom designed virtual events are a powerful experience that will keep any audience engaged and focused.

Online Training

As an expert in human behavior and change, Erez helps audiences regain their enthusiasm to succeed in any professional and personal setting.

master classes

Erez provides audiences with compelling master classes that will challenge and teach your leaders to raise their professional game.

If you are interested in customized keynotes or multi-date series on the topics of resiliency, courage, change, leadership, confidence, and inspiration – let’s talk!

To find out more and book Erez for your next event call or send us a message.