Cran Middlecoat

That Pilot Guy

Introducing Cran Middlecoat: Aviator, Motivational Keynote Speaker, Failure Resilience Expert & Survivor.


Great to see over 100 business leaders, politicians and industry experts getting involved building rockets. It was like they all went back to their youth. Cran is awesome!

Danae Jones – Danae Jones Consulting


In the realm of keynote speaking, Cran emerges as a beacon of inspiration, reshaping our perception of failure and redefining the very essence of success. Whether addressing esteemed executives, multinational corporations, or eager students, Cran’s message resonates with a universal truth: perfection is not the destination, but rather a journey paved with practice, resilience, and growth.

With wit and wisdom, Cran dismantles the notion of perfection, advocating instead for the transformative power of practice. He boldly declares that the pursuit of perfection is not only futile but counterproductive, as it stifles innovation and impedes progress. By divorcing the words “practice” and “perfection,” Cran empowers his audience to embrace the discomfort of growth, to revel in the messy process of learning, and to celebrate the beauty of imperfection.

Amidst his poignant insights, Cran weaves a tapestry of laughter, regaling his audience with hilarious anecdotes that serve as poignant illustrations of his message. Through laughter, he delivers a potent dose of truth, inviting his listeners to embrace vulnerability, to lean into discomfort, and to find strength in their flaws.

Cran’s message will challenge, inspire, and ultimately empower us to redefine our relationship with failure, to embrace the discomfort of growth, and to unlock the limitless potential that lies within each and every one of us.

If you’re seeking a keynote speaker who will captivate your audience with his riveting tales of courage, determination, and the power of the human spirit, look no further.


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