Tony Esteves is an in-person and virtual workshop facilitator, Solution-Focused Coach, and circus performer who is passionate about connecting people to people. His unique international experiences and aptitude for meeting strangers provide the foundation for Talk2MorePeople.com.
He is the creator of the Talk2MorePeople Project which was a challenge to meet one new stranger a day for a full year. The purpose of this initiative was to encourage people to get off their technology and back into face-to-face conversations.
Random, chance encounters with strangers have the potential to transform lives for the better. Tony documents his experience with this to encourage others to look up and experience this for themselves. The Talk2MorePeople book is available on Amazon worldwide, HERE.
Tony has a B.A. in Communication Studies and speaks four languages. Having lived, worked, or traveled to 40 countries, Tony has delivered learning experiences in North America, South America, Europe, Asia and South Africa.
Audiences from Tony’s presentations leave entertained, educated, and empowered.
Tony in the media
November 5, 2021
Tony had a really enjoyable conversation with Sue Styles on the “Mind Your Own Business” podcast. Listen to this podcast to learn about entrepreneurship, and for tips on how to meet people today. This podcast is also available on Amazon, iTunes and Spotify.
July 12, 2021
Tony was thrilled to be the first guest on the “Excuses to Connect Podcast” hosted by Richard Lee. Listen to this podcast for conversations and resources on human connection.
June 5, 2021
This is the most detailed and accurate book review of the Talk2MorePeople book that Tony has seen since he published the book. It was written by his friend, colleague and Psychotherapist, Patricia Morgan. For a detailed overview of the book, read Patricia’s article.
June 1, 2021
Here is a 2021 podcast interview with “The Social Ninjas”. Jeremy and Kyle speak with Tony about mental health and entrepreneurship.
March 9, 2021
Tony references the research of Gillian Sandstrom in the Talk2MorePeople book. He participated in this study and Science Weekly briefly used Tony’s voice in this podcast episode. Have a listen, and enjoy learning about what the research proves about meeting strangers.
February 22, 2021
CITY News did a short interview with Tony Esteves about the importance of connecting with strangers during the pandemic. “If you can leave the house to get groceries, you can meet people” Watch the TV segment here.
January 29, 2021
Tony was interviewed by Sergio Mourato from OMNI TV in January 2021. Follow the image to watch the video interview to learn tips on how to meet people during the pandemic.
January 29, 2021
Dolphin Kasper and Tony Esteves had a rich conversation for the “Conversations for Change” podcast. Have a listen to this discussion on human connection and the importance of it at this time.
June 27 - Leaders Like Me Podcast
Tony was featured in June 2017, on the Leaders Like Me Podcast. Trent Schumann Interviews Tony Esteves about his work experience on a US Military Base in Uzbekistan.
October 31, 2016
Tony was interviewed by Rob Brown on the Alberta @ Noon radio show in the middle of his Talk2MorePeople Project. Follow this LINK to listen to the episode.
October 24, 2016
Tony was interviewed by David Gray on the Calgary Eyeopener radio show. Click the image to listen to the interview.
July 12, 2015
Tony is interviewed by Stephanie Staples They talk about unexpected connections and the interview is HERE.
This was recorded for CJOB Winnipeg.
August 26, 2015
Here is an article by Russell Thomas in his blog, The Middle Age Bulge. It is about the benefits of doing 30-Day Challenges.
June 18, 2013
Author, Ann Bracken shares what her experience was like as a participant in one of Tony’s juggling workshops in 2013.