Human Performance Expert Tim Autrey To Executive Produce New Documentary Film

Tim Autrey, human error elimination expert, is contributing to new documentary as Executive Producer.

Orlando, Fla. – August 17, 2012 – Tim Autrey, Founder and CEO of the Practicing Perfection Institute, Inc., will serve as an Executive Producer on the upcoming documentary film, “Esperanza”, from CelebrityFilms™.  Launching production this week in the Dominican Republic, the film will showcase Esperanza International – an organization that dedicates itself to free children and their families from poverty through initiatives that generate income, education and health, restoring self-worth and dignity to those who have lost hope. Emmy Award winning Director, Nick Nanton, will direct the film.

Tim Autrey and his wife, Suzette Pare-Autrey, will join The Emmy Award winning team at CelebrityFilms™ to help bring this film to full production. The documentary will reveal an in-depth look at Esperanza International’s incredible story and what can happen when people believe in an idea and act to make it come true.

Dave Valle, former Major League Baseball catcher, along with his wife Vicky founded the organization in 1995.  Learn more here: Their mission statement can be found here:

In 2005, Tim Autrey founded the Practicing Perfection Institute, Inc. (PPI).  Its purpose?  To take the strategies and tools that have proven extremely successful within the US commercial nuclear power industry and couple them with next-level deployment and worker involvement methods in pursuit of a vision:  Event-free, world-wide- one life at a time.  Since the founding of the Institute, organizations of all types have seen tremendous success at reducing human error and increasing efficiencies through the culture change brought on by the strategies and tools employed.

Tim Autrey continues to lead worldwide.  As CEO of the Practicing Perfection Institute, Inc., he has led human performance enhancement efforts in Russia and China, and PPI currently has affiliate organizations in Canada, Belgium, the Netherlands, and South Africa.  Tim has earned a global reputation as a thought leader in human error reduction and human performance enhancement.

To learn more about Tim Autrey and the Practicing Perfection Institute, please visit

More about Tim Autrey:

Tim Autrey has spent the majority of his professional life working to save lives, keep people from getting hurt, prevent physical and environmental catastrophe, and to improve efficiency and profitability.  How? Through the enhancement of human performance.

Tim has been a student of human psychology since his earliest days.  He spent over a year of his life underwater aboard the USS Ohio (the first Trident submarine) studying human behavior.

During a twenty-year career in the US commercial nuclear power industry, Tim Autrey orchestrated/achieved major enhancements in human performance, including:

  • He functioned as a key member of the management team responsible for the fastest ever nuclear plant turnaround
  • He designed and deployed a human performance enhancement approach that resulted in an 87.5% reduction in human error within a 30-month period
  • He developed a simple error reduction tools handbook that has subsequently been adopted by nuclear plants worldwide (as well as by some of the world’s largest organizations such as TVA, National Grid, and NRG)

His recent works / publications include:

  • The HU Factor™- A Fresh Approach to the Challenge of Human Error
  • Mistake-Proofing Six Sigma: How to Minimize Project Scope and Reduce Human Error
  • Beyond Behavior-Based Safety: Taking Safety Performance to the Next Level
  • Viral Accountability™:  When ‘Good Enough’ is Not an Option
  • EPRI Report- Human Error Reduction: An Implementation Guide  (Report No. 1019687)

About CelebrityFilms™:

CelebrityFilms™ is led by Emmy® Award Winning Director and Producer, Nick Nanton and Emmy® Nominated Producer, JW Dicks. Dicks and Nanton produce multiple syndicated television shows including The Brian Tracy Show, Meet the Experts, The Michael E. Gerber Show, World Fitness Elite, Consumer’s Advocate, The New American Dream and Health & Wellness Today.  Their productions have been nominated for 2 Emmy’s and they have been awarded 11 Telly Awards for excellence in television and film production.  Combined, they have produced and directed more than 300 television episodes and dozens of films.

Dicks & Nanton have been seen in USA Today, The Wall Street Journal, Newsweek, Inc. Magazine, The New York Times, Entrepreneur® Magazine, and have appeared on ABC, NBC, CBS, and FOX television affiliates around the country, as well.

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