Where speaking is inspiring, motivating and fun!

​​​​You may be asking, who is this guy?


Eric Hogue is...


  • The Speaker and Entertainer for your next event.
  • Published Author​: Clinky the Clown and the Secret of Happyville.
  • Professional Magician
  • The Mayor of Wylie, Texas: Named by Money Magazine as one of the 20 best places to live.
  • President, Texas School for the Deaf Governing Board: Appointed by the Governor of Texas.
  • Chairman, Birmingham Land Trust: Benefiting the Wylie Independent School District.
  • Chairman of Board of Trustees of Lake Pointe Medical Center: A hospital in north Texas.
  • Minister: Cottonwood Church of Christ


Eric Hogue is an author, entrepreneur, community leader and motivational speaker specializing in personal and professional development programs. That’s because he brings with him a wealth of wisdom and real world experience from over 20 years in the corporate, sales, and service world. 


Eric brings to the stage a combination of motivation, solid teachings and fun experiences to his audiences. Eric’s approach to sales, leadership, personal development, team building, inspiration and motivation training may come at a different angle than other speakers but he always returns tremendous value to the group.


As the mayor of Wylie, Texas, Eric Hogue is the legislative head of the city's government and proudly serves as a representative and spokesman for a community of nearly 50,000 citizens at local, state and federal functions. Wylie is one of the fastest growing communities in Texas and the United States. 


Eric is also a published author of the children's book, Clinky the Clown and the Secret of Happyville. The chapter book is written for 9 – 12 year olds and focuses on various life lessons.

Eric has been recognized for his efforts to promote personal and professional growth in and around his community and the country:


  • Named the 2014 Wylie, Texas Citizen of the Year by the Wylie Chamber of Commerce.
  • The 2014 Community Builder Award from the Masonic Grand Lodge of Texas.
  • A Presidential Citation from the Society of American Magicians.
  • The Community Ethics Award by the Rotary Club of Wylie East Fork in 2013.
  • Named as one of the 21 Leaders for the 21st Century in Collin County, Texas.
  • The Chuck and Joannie Lehr Award for outstanding contributions to the Dallas Magic Club.


Today, Eric speaks to corporations, governmental entities, civic clubs, non-profit organizations and school districts about leadership, team building and how people can take action in their lives and in their communities.

Eric has shared the stage with Zig Ziglar, Troy Aikman, Barbara Bush, and David Copperfield.

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About Eric...

Eric Hogue Enterprises believes...


People need to stop going through the motions of life, and Take Action!

Eric Hogue will deliver to your audience the tools needed for them to Magical Moments in their lives and stop just going through the motions.


Eric will also sprinkle in a little humor and magic to make the event fun and memorable.