Matt Drayton

Member Since 2021

Matt Drayton

Author, Speaker, Coach, Consultant, Certified Personal Trainer, Voice Actor

Drayton Communications LLC

North Carolina

Sergeant Major (Retired) Matt Drayton is a decorated combat veteran who has lead and mentored hundreds of men and women. Matt is a corporate speaker, consultant and leadership expert with experience in government and commercial commerce. ​Matt has served as a senior analyst for the Northrop Grumman Corporation and an on-air personality and station manager at radio station WFSS in Fayetteville NC. He also has worked as a senior Department of Defense civilian for the US Army Special Operations Command. Matt speaks and consults on leadership, productivity and fitness. He has been employed by commercial businesses, academic institutions, law enforcement and other government agencies. Matt is a NASM Certified Personal Trainer and member of the National Speakers Association. Matt has been featured, and has shared his insights on major media outlets throughout the United States and abroad.


  • Writing
  • Public Speaking
  • Fitness Trainer


October 7th, 2021

How Companies Can Maintain Long-Term Diversity Commitments

Diversity, equity and inclusion are not one-and-done initiatives—they require long-term, ongoing efforts to be successful.

September 24th, 2021

How to Become a Leader People Want to Follow

Being a great leader requires more than delegating tasks to employees and meeting business goals. Each individual employee within an organization has different needs, and the role leadership plays in meeting those needs and empowering employees to contribute their expertise can have a direct impact on a business’s bottom line. 

September 20th, 2021

Feeling Burned Out? 15 Ways for Executives to Get Back on Track

Business leaders carry the weight of their organizations on their shoulders. In addition to ensuring ideas come to fruition and customers are satisfied, executives also have the added pressure of ensuring employee needs are being met. These priorities can place a considerable strain on a leader even in times when a business is fairing well.

September 9th, 2021

14 Ways Leaders Can Learn To Adapt Quickly

The business world moves fast, and companies that aren’t able to keep up run the risk of falling behind. Building a sustainably successful company requires that leaders understand just how much the business can and will change over time.


Drayton Communications LLC

Drayton Communications LLC provides speaking, training, writing, and consulting services with a focus on leadership and productivity improvement.


  • Leadership
  • Productivity
  • Fitness