Boris Cherniak

Boris Cherniak

Humorous Motivational Speaker, Comedian, Hypnotist, Team Building Facilitator, TV Guest

Boris Cherniak

Boris Cherniak known as the “Incredible Boris” is a multiple award winning comedian hypnotist, hypnotherapist, motivational speaker, actor and author. He regularly appears on television showcasing his incredible powers of hypnosis, positive thinking and sharing his message of limitless possibilities.

Boris’ entertaining career spans over 30 years. He started hypnotizing people at parties and get-togethers and soon found himself absorbing all available information about hypnosis, psychology and any other related subject studying at York University, University of Toronto and Seneca College. The show he created from hours of practice is hilarious and participating audience members shine in front of their peers and friends.  It delivers a positive message showcasing the unlimited potential and immense powers of the mind. The show breaks ground and elevates the observer to a higher level of consciousness.

Boris has been featured on numerous television programs. He is a regular guest expert on Maury, helping people with unusual fears and phobias. He has also appeared on Montel, the Howie Mandel ShowThe Vegas Show, Comics, and prominent comedy festivals – Just for Laughs Festival in Montreal and Boston Comedy Festival.

In 2008 Boris followed Jane Fonda and Sarah Ferguson, the Duchess of York at the Women as Global Leaders Conference in Dubai, U.A.E. – a royal command performance. The presentation was so well received, Boris was asked to do an encore performance, as well as returning later that year for a return engagement.

Boris is a proud receipient of two Global Leader Awards for his positive presentations that stand out. He has won the prestigious Entertainer of the Year Award twice, was nominated for 2010 Canadian Comedy Award, and has received more than 20 other award nominations to date.

In 2011and 2013, Boris entertained troops in Afghanistan’s Bagram Air Field as part of Operation HOT – Honoring Our Troops. Boris was honored with commendations from the City of Houston and a letter from President Obama for his efforts.

In 2014, Boris joined the elite team of inspiring TED speakers with his “I can do anything” TED talk at TEDxYouth event. The passion with which Boris takes the stage is engaging and contagious, while the impact of his presentations stays with the audience long after the event has ended.

  1. You Can Do Anything

    This keynote is a unique and interactive demonstration of the power of suggestion and shows audiences ways to overcome challenges and discover their untapped potential. The format is fast-paced, interactive and entertaining.  Attendees will learn to focus on maximizing their potential in this hilarious, interactive and informative keynote.

  2. Program Your Mind for Success

    High achievers set goals and envision success. Boris provides audiences with a simple daily method to program the mind for success. Prophetic thinking will be your way of life and lead you to a path of happiness, productivity and success. Programming the mind through power of suggestion, self-talk or prophetic thinking is demonstrated in a highly interactive and hilarious keynote presentation

  3. Feal No Fear

    Boris is a regular guest expert on the Maury Povich TV show, helping people with unusual and extreme phobias. He is uniquely qualified to discuss how easily fears can be overcome and that there really is nothing to fear but fear itself.  He shares how Fear is learned and we all have them – public speaking, darkness and even the unknown. The presentation is interactive, hilarious and helps attendees deal with the feat that may be causing stress, resistance to change and ability to perform and achieve higher goals.

“Awesome Performance!” HUGE THANK YOU for being a speaker in this year's TEDxYouth@Toronto! It was amazing to watch your talk come to life from paper, to rehearsal, to the stage. Great work!
Jing Jing Tan, TedxYouth
Not only entertained us, but motivated our staff with inspirational messages, craftily sprinkled throughout the performance.
Gerry Gentile, President, Intelatech
Lively, interesting and very funny. We learned something new and useful about human mind, both on and off stage.
Kim Slamka, Wyeth / Pfizer
"I laughed so hard I cried” and “my face hurts from smiling so much” are some of the comments I received. As the planner I looked great for creating such a memorable event.
Heather Kellner, Manager, VFM Leonardo Inc.
The turnout to our closing ceremonies was the best ever. Staff are still talking about how much fun they had.
Linda Avery, Manager, Economical Insurance
His true value and brilliance was evident once the show began. Hilarious, appropriate, engaging and kept our audience laughing and riveted.
Melissa McQueen, Executive Director, CVAA
Second time performing for our company National Sales Meeting did not disappoint. Exceeded our expectations!
Nafiz Islam, Centennial Optical
Boris made our annual Awards Banquet the best ever. The big dilemma will be "how will we ever top that?” The memory still brings a smile to my face!
Renee Lovejoy, President, Sysco Idaho, Inc.
We have done almost everything and your hypnosis show will go down as one of the best events that we have had.
Michael Paisley, President, Paisley-Manor Insurance
There's a reason he keeps getting called back year after year with the same clients.
John Feist, President, FeistyFlix
The presentation was personalized for our attendees and delivered flawlessly. Boris was a pleasure to deal with from our initial interaction, to mingling with attendees after his presentation. It was a perfect blend of motivation and entertainment. The material was funny, relevant, interactive and set the tone of fun and excitement for the rest of the night. On stage, Boris was well researched, thoroughly prepared and made the audience feel like he was a part of our group. The event was filled with renowned heart surgeons, nurses, researchers and executives who were all entertained and amazed to see their colleagues hypnotized. Boris captivated everyone’s attention with hilarious material and undeniable charm. We highly recommend him to entertain and engage an audience for any event.
ERAS Cardiac Society Coordinator

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