RECOGNIZED GLOBAL IMPACT
Special Congressional Recognition
"Ocean Protection Hero"
For outstanding and invaluable service to the community
Hero of the Environment
In acknowledgment of visionary leadership promoting sustainability and ocean conservation
California State Senatorial Recognition
In appreciation of dedicated work on ocean conservation issues in California, nationally, and around the world
Casson Trenor has spent his career in pursuit of a better world. His lifelong love affair with the ocean has taken him on any number of remarkable adventures, from chasing tuna pirates and blockading whaling ships to writing award-winning children's literature and opening critically acclaimed restaurants. His work has been featured in numerous documentaries, and his books are renowned among ocean enthusiasts and responsible dining devotees.
Casson has crafted and delivered a wide variety of experiences for audiences around the world, both virtually and in person. Through stories of risk, adventure, and self-realization, Casson can help your team find the guiding star you need to successfully navigate your course.
Through a strong portfolio of varied speaking and consulting engagements, Casson offers the kind of experience, passion, and perspective that can spark purpose and enrich organizational culture. Additionally, Casson is highly experienced with virtual presentations and can effectively provide many services remotely upon request.
Casson has spoken at conferences, organizational summits, and corporate retreats around the world. His clients vary widely, ranging from multinational banks to local non-profits. His focus on kindling purpose through self-discovery and environmental commitment resonates with a wide variety of audiences, and is sure to bring an infusion of energy and passion to your organization.
Casson designs bespoke workshops that inspire leadership, build teams, and achieve organizational goals. These workshops range from at-sea expeditions and immersive beach clean-ups to interactive leadership development sessions and sustainable sushi banquets. Casson combines personal stories, engaging motivational exercises, and customized, interactive activities to build bonds and leave a lasting positive impression on attendees.
Casson's restaurant team fuses innovative design, culinary excellence, and an ocean conservation ethic to create successful, cutting-edge restaurant concepts. They are eager to engage with new partners and associates who share this vision and who are looking to captain their own mission-driven restaurants, catering companies, or other food service operations.
If your organization would be best supported by a deeper, ongoing relationship, Casson is available for consulting and advisory services. He specializes in environmental campaign strategies, corporate sustainability platforms, and innovative food service concepts. If you are looking to engage in such a process, Casson can help your organization achieve a higher level of success.
"Casson is a visionary and an invaluable resource to the Middlebury community. His workshops are extremely popular, and he is guaranteed to be a great asset for any organization that he partners with."
Center for the Blue Economy
"Casson is an inspiring speaker, writer, and leader. His dedication, creativity and effectiveness have made him an important contributor to the cause of ocean protection."
Monterey Bay Aquarium
"Casson's engaging presentations are tailored to meet the needs of our clients, who consistently give Casson rave reviews. When Casson speaks, the listener is captivated and feels the transformative power of his passion."