“Jerry LePre is one of the most engaging writers you will ever experience. If you want to live a more purposeful and impactful life, you must read Smell The Popcorn. Like a tasty bowl of popcorn, it's brimful of compelling stories that provide meaningful insights you are sure to savor for many years to come. You (Jerry) are definitely a gifted communicator!”
Author, Speaker, branding expert and founder of Heard Above The Noise
"This book (Smell the Popcorn) made my energy and ideas pop! Jerry LePre has done a wonderful job of weaving engaging stories with timeless strategies for growing from adversity and living successfully."
Beverly Smallwood, PhD
Psychologist, CNN and New York Times Contributor, Speaker and Author of This Wasn't Supposed to Happen to Me
"Jerry’s life-changing secrets come out of the mind and heart of a truly remarkable individual. In this fast-paced culture with so many people driven by the lure of material success, Jerry LePre reminds us of what truly matters in life. His life is a testimony to the fact if you ‘do your best and let God do the rest,’ not only will you grow, but you will be an encouragement and inspiration to others."
Hall of Fame Speaker and
Best Selling Author
"Jerry is a passionate and knowledgeable leader. His unique approach to training and development is a reflection of the one of a kind insight he brings to others. Jerry has put years of research in his models and I continue to be impressed."
Owner, Chief Executive Coach,
7602 Business Performance
"Effective change in an individual comes from first receiving true inspiration that touches one's inner most self. Over the years of knowing Jerry LePre, I have always been in awe of his well thought-out professional presentations. He knows how to communicate his direction to his audiences."
New Orleans Business Speaker and Restaurant Consultant
"When I met Jerry at a National Speakers Association (NSA) meeting in New Orleans, I knew he was a man of integrity and vision with a purpose and a passion for helping others. I loved his positive attitude and his selfless spirit. It was refreshing to meet an author and speaker who practices what he preaches. His highly effective mentoring is making a huge difference in the lives of countless people by helping them Pop to the Top and Stay at the Top."
Ryan C. Lowe
Speaker, Trainer and Author of Get Off Your Attitude (GOYA)
"Smell The Popcorn gives you a real insight into the opportunities around us - day in and day out. Greatness is everywhere but only you can make it happen. This book gives you the roadmap to building a better world by building a better you. I highly recommend the book for your continued development."
James E. Fitzmorris, Jr.
Lt. Governor of Louisiana (1972-1980)
"Everyone faces adversities in life. It is how you respond to these challenges that define who you are. Do you make excuses? Do you make a difference? It is up to you to decide. The Life Changing Secrets in this book (Smell The Popcorn) will empower you to Pop to the Top by growing from the heat of adversity."
Glenn W. Hayes
Jefferson Chamber of Commerce Chairman (2002) President and CEO (2006-2011)
"I strongly recommend Mr. LePre to you as a sincere, godly man who has a commitment to the Lord to share his financial expertise."
Rhonda H. Kelley, PhD
Christian Author and Speaker
Adjunct Professor of Women's Ministry NOBTS (New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary) and TV/Radio Host 'A Word for Women' 1983-2005