“Let me help you. I’ve been there. Hi, I’m Matt Episcopo. As a highly decorated law enforcement veteran and the author of “How To Gain The Upper Hand, P.O.W.E.R. Tactics That Get Leaders Results” I have taken my structure, discipline and training and helped thousands of people just like you.”



Matt Episcopo, Leadership And Communications Expert


Matt Episcopo has redefined the formula for personal leadership and business success. His efforts have helped companies around the world improve their leadership, customer retention and employee engagement. From start-ups to Fortune 500’s, Matt is widely recognized as an engaging presenter. With over 20 years’ experience, he has authored a book and received numerous awards, the highest honor being the Medal of Honor.


Real life experience and results are what fuels this relationship-generating powerhouse. Never knowing what each interaction may bring, Matt utilizes his law enforcement experience to teach you how to engage with virtually anyone, even under the most difficult circumstances. Matt specializes in helping businesses attract loyal and repeat customers and grow their internal leadership capital.


Matt’s presentations have been given in Dubai, Singapore, Thailand, Malaysia, Canada, Aruba, Bahamas as well as across the United States.


Discover how a highly decorated law enforcement leader can help you grow your business and personal success.

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  • Medal of Honor
  • Meritorious Service
  • Gallantry Star
  • Honorable Service
  • Madison County Sheriff’s Award
  • Numerous Citations
  • 40 Under 40 Award in recognition of business accomplishments community leadership in Central New York
  • Outstanding Law Enforcement Officer of the Year Award from Charles Miller Post
  • #140 American Legion
  • Letter of Commendation from Division of Parole
  • Stop DWI Award for DWI Enforcement Excellence
  • Dedicated Service Award from the Town of Saugerties Police for Woodstock 1994 Festival.
  • Walter E. Cummings Award
  • Don Connelly Humanitarian Award

Education & Training:

  • More than 3,000 hours of specialized police training, including: -FEMA IS100, 200, 700 & 800
  • Supervisory Training
  • Conducting employee performance appraisals
  • Establishing meaningful performance measures
  • Criminal Investigative Analysis
  • Interview and Interrogations
  • Criminal Investigations
  • Death Investigations
  • Sex Crime Investigations
  • Major Crime Investigations
  • Federal Bureau of Investigation Advanced Fingerprint Training
  • Col. Henry F. Williams Homicide Seminar (by invitation-only)
  • Attended Delaware County Law Enforcement Academy while employed full time (Appointed Class Captain.)

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