Maurice F Martin is a sought-after speaker, counselor, certified life coach, and the former co-host of the TV show “Getting The Word Out”. He also works with schools and businesses to take their culture and relationships to the next level. Maurice’s true passion is shown in the combining of inspirational speaking and his EMBRACE Method, helping others to harness the power of today, love the moment they are in, and realize their purpose in order to live their best life.
In 2020, Maurice’s powerful video “Color Blind” was featured in the Youtube Original “Bear Witness, Take Action”, which has been viewed by over 5 million people.
Prior to becoming a speaker, Maurice made his name as an award-winning vocalist, songwriter, and manager for the group Winslow. Called "a soul-singing icon in waiting" by The Cleveland Plain Dealer, Maurice was voted "Cleveland's Best Vocalist" in the Cleveland Music Awards. With Winslow, Maurice shared the stage with such major music artists as Earth Wind & Fire, Lupe Fiasco, Incubus, and many more. As a songwriter, Maurice's compositions have been licensed to VH-1, MTV, The Discovery Channel, and E! Maurice's also co-wrote the theme song to ABC Cleveland's show "Dawgs on the Run."