Utah Jazz
PGA Golf Tour
BYU Marriott School of Business

“Rob Cornilles is a remarkable person, leader and contributor! His track record of delivering quality results inspires confidence, and how he goes about achieving those results inspires trust. I greatly admire and value Rob and his insights.”

- STEPHEN M.R. COVEY, The New York Times & #1 Wall Street Journal bestselling author of "The Speed of Trust" and co-author of "Smart Trust"

Stephen M.R. Covey

“In my business, it’s imperative that I find people whose competence and integrity I trust. I have found Rob Cornilles to be such a person. In past years we worked together on a very challenging yet potentially significant project. Throughout, he demonstrated an ability to understand the complexities, exhibit creative dexterity, and move towards transformative solutions.”

- MIKE KEISER, Owner, Bandon Dunes Golf Resort and Cabot Links Golf Resort; voted #1 golf developer in the world

Mike Keiser

“I was a bit apprehensive when we first began partnering with Game Face because I wasn’t sure how it was going to impact our well-established process. But Rob brought something new and fresh to the table that we hadn’t had before. He trains everyone from our new hires to our management team and there’s always something new to learn each time he visits!”

- JESSICA RENTEL, Director of Partner Sales, Abstrakt Marketing Group

Jessica Rentel

“There’s no debate. Game Face is the best. Period! The Cardinals brand is too important for us to take a chance on techniques that we can’t feel good about. We have to be properly represented in our industry. We only trust Game Face to teach our people how to sell, and encourage any of our colleagues in sport to do the same.”

- DAN FARRELL, SVP, Sales & Marketing, St. Louis Cardinals

Dan Farrell

“I am where I am today because of Rob and Game Face. The training was the most impactful of my career. The foundational skills of communication, sales, leadership and negotiation were all taught and exactly what I needed to launch two businesses. Our successes have been possible because of what we learned from Rob and his team.”

- JOSH LEDER, Founder & CEO, SoundPain Alliance; Owner, Sports Clips

Josh Leder
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Greg Rose

CMO, Suja Organic

"Rob’s style and approach fits so well with our philosophy and the way the PGA TOUR wants to serve our clients and prospects. The specific tools he has taught in more than 10 sessions with our 37 tournament organizers and their teams helps us connect with and bring value to our customers. We now execute in a way that guarantees stronger, long-term partnerships thanks to Rob’s very popular – and always talked-about – presentations!"

- MATT LANE, Sr. Director of Tournament Revenue, PGA TOUR

“Rob Cornilles is the true pioneer of sports sales training. Our organization, which produces some of the preeminent annual conferences and tradeshows with vast education, is proud to continue to use Rob to present and facilitate workshops and training sessions each year. His level of expertise and adaptability to the ever-changing sales and hospitality marketplace makes him one of our most popular speakers and is another reason we rely on Rob and Game Face.”

AMANDA VERHOFFEN, President, Association of Luxury Suite Directors
Amanda Verhoffen

“I have utilized Rob’s extensive background in sales and client management both early in my career and then later as a business owner with a dedicated sales force. Rob is engaging and insightful and our time together is fruitful. Those he trains and develops are better off and will gain from his decades of leadership in the space.”

BRIAN LESSER, Owner, CIT Electronics
Brian Lesser
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Todd Blickenstaff

Media Sales Consultant

“Game Face training was the best training my team has ever participated in. Since the training, our scripts, call guides and discovery questions have improved dramatically, and we are seeing better results from our interactions with prospects and clients. I really appreciated the course design and quality of the delivery—it is not your typical sales training!“

LEE MCNEIL, Former Senior Manager, Business Development, Crucial Learning
Lee McNeil

“In our Rawlings Sport Business Management Program at Maryville University, we permit only the best sport business industry practitioners to teach our students. We selected Rob Cornilles, and hundreds of students and dozens of successful placements later, there’s no doubt we made the right choice. Rob is a true partner and plays an integral role in our program’s success.”

DR. JASON M. WILLIAMS, Assistant Dean & Director, Rawlings Sports Business Management Program
Dr. Jason M. Williams
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Julie Haslem

CEO, EO Vibes Inc.

“The country is full of companies that offer sales training, but we selected Game Face because Rob understands the unique challenges associated with selling, and his training is aligned with our consultative approach. He brings solutions to real world challenges and relates beautifully to our sales team. The original training was so successful that we expanded our relationship far beyond what we originally envisioned.”

JOHN KNEBEL, Former Executive President, Corporate Partnerships & Premium Seating, Arizona Coyotes Hockey Club
John Knebel
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Matt Jarvis

Business Development Manager, BYU Athletics

“Game Face training has been vitally important to my skill development and confidence in sales. The content is fantastic as well as engaging. The training methodology covers details such as word choice and phrase mechanics for effective scripts that are natural. One of our senior reps told me, ‘You don’t even realize what you just sat through. I’ve been in a lot of sales trainings, but that was gold!’ This training will enhance the skills and abilities of any sales rep by quantum leaps.”

HUNTER GOODALL, Former Game Face Trainee

“Working with Rob has been very beneficial. Our firm implements his sales principles on a weekly if not daily basis. It has been wonderful getting a stronger foundation in sales and marketing from someone who cares as much about the success of our clientele as we do!”

KELLY SWAN, Owner & Principal Architect, Kelly Swan Architecture
Kelly Swain

“When our sales team needed a scientific refresh to our approach, we added Rob and Game Face to the mix. The team loves it! Rob gets us outside our comfort zone and helps us learn. The program has become so popular, other Maritz business units are now contracting with Game Face. True pros and fun to work with… and it works!”


– CCO, EVP Global Healthcare, Maritz

“As, over the years, Rob has developed his transformative approach to leadership, I have observed and learned from him steady kindness, insightful wisdom, enlivening humor, and trustworthy guidance. Upon receiving his transformative leadership training, executives immediately become leaders that others want to follow.”


– PH.D., Instructional Systems Technology, Indiana University; Author and Lecturer

“From the beginning of my sports career, Game Face was key in laying the foundation for success. Rob’s sales process gives executives the necessary tools and confidence to start a career several steps ahead of others. I’m a big believer in process-based selling. There isn’t a better example of that than at Game Face.”


– President & CEO, Sporting Kansas City, Major League Soccer

“I have enlisted Rob to train and work with multiple staff in different markets and sports over many years, and he has always provided the most applicable training to what our industry is doing day-to-day. He is professional, efficient, and takes great care to focus on the priorities of our management team. Without fail, his training complements and reinforces our messaging.”


– Vice President, Sales and Service, Chicago White Sox

“Feld Entertainment enjoys Rob and his team’s proven process for winning corporate partnerships. We appreciate the discipline and tracking modules they share.”


– Senior Vice President – Global Partnerships, Feld Entertainment

“I have valued and benefitted from a relationship with Rob for over two decades. He and the Game Face team and their approach to group sales have been the foundation for how the Jags teach, train and measure our staff.”


– Vice President of Sales and Service, Jacksonville Jaguars

“We provide estate-saving asset protection for some of the most influential professionals in the medical field. It’s imperative that we know how to build trust and confidence with these clients. That’s why we use Game Face training. Rob and his team have been able to adeptly learn our business, expertly layer their principles and methods on top of our own, and create a synergy that our experienced and less-experienced team members respond very well to. Game Face isn’t a vendor, they’re a partner we use regularly to ensure continued success of our firm.”


– Partner & Executive Director, LegallyMine

“I have worked with Rob on two boards. Possessing a large tool box of skills, he consistently demonstrates uncommon tenacity, inspired leadership and competitive excellence. His integrity is unquestionable, and Rob has an aptitude to produce significant improvements wherever he is.”


Retired President/CEO, Letherman Tool Group; Former President, Stanley Proto Industrial Tools; Former President, Danaher Tool Group PTD


“Our 22,000 member-organization was blessed to have Rob Cornilles serve on our board for many years – the last two as volunteer board chair. His keen insight into the needs of the NGO community are matched by passion, wit, leadership and vision. Rob is a great citizen, business and community leader, and a fantastic resource and professional to help any nonprofit achieve its revenue, membership and mission’s goals!“


CEO, Boy Scouts of America, Cascade Pacific Council

“Rob is the most sincere individual I’ve ever met. As a trainer of outside sales, Rob has introduced me to resources and ideas I never would’ve discovered on my own. He is also an excellent listener and teacher who never shies away from accurately and honestly addressing my concerns. Most importantly, however, as my sales coach, Rob is a friend whose advice I trust.”


Entrepreneur and Inventor

“At the Cardinals we insist that our entry-level salespeople be taught the right way – the Cardinals Way – from Day One. For nearly two decades Game Face has been our go-to source for sales best practices and principles. Hundreds of our employees – even our seasoned vets – have benefited from Game Face’s training, and hundreds more will!”


Vice President of Ticket Sales, St. Louis Cardinals

“When Rob has spoken to our Executive MBA students, he has knocked it out of the park. His content is timely, relevant, and valuable. His delivery is clear, concise, and engaging. Our program will continue to use him.” 


Director, Brigham Young University MBA, Marriott School of Business

“When it comes to sales training, many claim they are the best. But Rob Cornilles and the team at Game Face are hands down better than any sales trainers I’ve experienced. Fifteen years later I continue to use Game Face training every day. Expect immediate results after using their services!”


Vice President of Talent Marketing, Wasserman

“Hiring Game Face to give me sales leadership coaching has been a game changer for our corporate office and the 37 clinics I manage over three states. We are on a record pace for growth in new business. The ROI has been obvious, as Rob and his team’s training has enabled our company to produce bigger results while seeing tremendous improvements among our sales team. Listening to Game Face helped me move up faster within the organization. They’re more than consultants or trainers – they’re friends who’ve been where I am and truly understand the challenges sales leaders face.”


Public Relations Director, Mountain Land Rehabilitation

“I graduated from the Game Face Sales Academy several years ago, and have always valued that experience and use the lessons learned there to this day. I am a more confident, resourceful and professional salesperson because of Game Face.”


Licensed Agent, CORE Real Estate

“I use Rob’s guidance every day and my performance is better for it!”


Partner Sales Representative, Abstrakt Marketing Group