Nancy Vogl Speakers Bureau

Today, more people than ever are asking questions about who they are, what they’re supposed to be do, where they’re supposed to be. The motivational umbrella must reach far beyond the “rally the troops” assignment. New ideas about work are continually emerging, and the issues of meaning and purpose are surfacing within organizations, as well as with individuals. These speakers lift our sights, stimulate our minds and freshen attitudes…offering glimpses of sanity and hope in a restless world.

Motivation and Inspiration
Waldo Waldman
Rob Waldo Waldman-thumbnailNEVER FLY SOLO! WALDO WALDMAN, YOUR WINGMAN

When the event calls for something beyond just a rallying call or a mere motivational pick-me up, when the audience deserves something with substance that sticks, but still leaves them inspired and energized, Waldo Waldman provides that and much more. His Never Fly Solo program...

Al Walker
A BIG MAN WITH AN EVEN BIGGER MESSAGE

For over 30 years, Al Walker has been inspiring, teaching and making people laugh with his endearing, memorable and profound messages. Al delivers powerful talks on the wings of humor that are always filled with stories that pull the audience right in. Before they know it they’re also grasping valuable nuggets of information that are life-changing. Al has...

 

Allison Massari
AMBASSADOR OF HAPPINESS

While most speakers have a story to tell…there are a select few with one so dramatic the audience is moved beyond belief and forever changed. That’s what happens when Allison Massari speaks. This award-winning entrepreneur and talented artist was burned alive in a fire, later sustaining a brain injury. Yet, through it all, she found remarkable success, happiness...

Andy Hickman
THE ENTERTAINING ENCOURAGER

Is he a motivational speaker? A magician? A funny, entertaining guy? An expert in dealing with people? All that and more! When the event calls for something more than just a “motivational speech,” Andy Hickman brings an uncommon experience that audiences will never forget. Weaving magic and fun moments, his presentations are memorable and meaningful. In his signature...

Ava Diamond
INSPIRING AND EMPOWERING TOP PERFORMANCE

Ava Diamond shows leaders how to create environments that leverage the talent and potential of each of their people so they can increase their engagement level and maximize their contribution. She cuts through the jargon and confusion and provides practical strategies and tools for today’s world. She also has a mission to guide women to step into...

Avish Parashar
AN UNFORGETTABLE APPROACH TO CHANGE AND QUICK THINKING. DING!

Expect the unexpected when Avish Parashar is on stage! Using Improv Comedy, hilarious stories and insightful content, your audience will be laughing, thinking and buzzing with ideas to improve their personal and professional lives. In his signature, interactive presentation, Ding Happens!, Avish plays Ding!, an improv comedy game where...

Barbara Glanz
Barbara GlanzSPREADING CONTAGIOUS ENTHUSIASM™ 

Is your organization experiencing overwhelming change, low morale, high employee turnover or burnout? Are employees struggling to find balance, or do they simply need a boost of positive energy?  If so, Barbara Glanz is the perfect speaker! Her exciting and motivational presentations are specifically designed to give organizations a new sense of direction...

Barry Lewis Green
Barry Lewis GreenBUILDING STRONG CULTURES OF EXCELLENCE, GROWTH AND CHANGE

Through speaking and consulting, writing, cartooning, music and dance, he rocks (and we mean rocks!) his work with youth and adults. His work is for any organization, campus or community intent on building the kind of leadership and unity that embraces the stance, “United we stand, and deliver.” Through music, message and more, Barry brings people together to build extraordinary success...

Bob Danzig

YOU ARE WORTHWHILE, YOU ARE FULL OF PROMISE

Bob Danzig is a highly successful corporate executive, author, philanthropist, and one of the nation’s most sought after motivational speakers. Bob never forgot the childhood he spent bouncing from one foster home to another. The ups and downs of those young years set the stage for his lifelong career with the Hearst Corporation. During his...

Brad Nieder
OPEN UP…and SAY ‘HA!’

Brad Nieder, M.D. is known as the The Healthy Humorist®…a very funny doctor, keynote speaker and squeaky-clean comedian who blends healthcare humor with wellness advice. To say Dr. Brad is unique is putting it mildly. A fan of standup comedy and improvisation, Brad was a founding member of an improv troupe while attending Stanford University. During medic...

Brian Walter
CUSTOMIZED INFOTAINMENT TO MAKE MEETINGS MEMORABLE

What happens after the branding agency’s work is done? Branducation with Brian Walter, that’s what! When a whole new branding initiative is rolled out to employees, they’re often left with little or no understanding of how to translate the reinvention and brand concepts in their work. Brian writes, produces and performs...

C. Leslie Charles
C. Leslie CharlesCONNECTING PEOPLE WITH THEIR POTENTIAL

For three decades, award-winning speaker and author, C. Leslie Charles has wowed audiences with her wit and wisdom. Her customized presentations educate, entertain, and invigorate her 

Carol Grace Anderson
GET FIRED UP WITHOUT BURNING OUT!

Imagine growing up in a tiny 18-foot trailer surrounded by circus performers. Who wouldn’t want to know that story! Carol’s had her fair share of life’s ups and downs, including going blind in one eye, losing a sister to breast cancer, and flunking out of three colleges. When Carol decided to buckle down, she earned a BA in Psychology and a master’s degree...

Carolyn Strauss
Carolyn Strauss ThumbnailSMART MOTIVATIONAL BUSINESS SPEAKER

Carolyn Strauss is a face familiar to millions of Americans, having appeared on Home Shopping Network regularly for over 15 years, as well CNN, Entertainment Tonight, Maury and PBS. A former 20-year top, plus-size model with the Ford Modeling Agency in NYC, Carolyn created and is CEO of her own fashion line, CSC Studio, a multimillion dollar apparel company...

Chad Hymas
WHO NEEDS LEGS WHEN YOU HAVE WINGS?

While Chad Hymas’ life was changed in an instant, paralyzed in an accident that left him a quadriplegic, Chad’s spirit, will and dreams were not paralyzed that day. Instead, Chad chose to move forward, day by day, to accomplish things he never thought possible. He is a shining example that our circumstances do not need to determine our out...

Chip Eichelberger
CONTAGIOUS ENERGY, CUSTOMIZED CONTENT, MOTIVATED AUDIENCES

Get Switched On! That’s what Chip Eichelberger encourages in his high-energy, action-packed, informative programs. Former Tony Robbins international point man, Chip now fires up people with his own unique brand of motivation, to get them re-engaged in life and at work. His “Call to Action” events, highly interactive, are the perfect...

Chris Bashinelli
Chris Bashinelli ThumbnailBLURRING THE LINES BETWEEN CULTURES AND GENERATIONS

Actor, activist and global explorer, Chris Bashinelli is a man perpetually on a cultural adventure. As the the host and executive producer of the internationally recognized series, Bridge the Gap (PBS), Chris traverses the globe from Tanzania to Thailand to experience life in someone else’s shoes. Chris has harvested buffalo with Native American...

Christine Cashen
AMERICA’S TOP HUMORISTA

How many presenters can attest to programs filled with 100% Entertainment AND 100% Content? Christine Cashen can. If you’re in her audience, you best fasten your seat belt…because you’re in for a fast-paced, riotous fun time! For more than 15 years, Christine has jazzed an array of audiences, at home and abroad, as an authority sparking innovative ideas...

Cindy Kubica
GIVE THE BEST OF YOU, NOT THE STRESSED OF YOU

Cindy Kubica is a stress expert, whole health energy coach, and host of Energized Living Today. Though she is a stress expert, Cindy doesn’t teach stress management; she teaches energy management. According to the Law of Attraction, you attract what you think about the most. When stressed, you don’t need more stress; you need energ

Colette Carlson
SPEAK YOUR TRUTH TO MAXIMIZE RESULTS, REVENUE AND RELATIONSHIPS!

Speak Your Truth. That’s business communication expert Colette Carlson’s mantra. Only by stepping into the Truth Booth was she able to break through her fears, lose 50 lbs. and take healthy risks. Today she inspires audiences to say what they mean, mean what they say and back it up with action to lower their stress...

Cynthia James
WHAT WILL SET YOU FREE

Transformational speaker, singer and award-winning author Cynthia James is a powerful voice for anyone wishing to make changes at a deep level…for empowered and enriched living and for lasting healing in their lives. Uniquely combining the creative arts with innovative therapeutic techniques, thousands of people have benefited from Cynthia’s moving and inspiring...

D.J. "Eagle Bear" Vanas
INSPIRING THE WARRIOR SPIRIT IN BUSINESS AND LIFE

Enduring the extreme conditions of traditional ceremonies and rights of passage, D.J. Eagle Bear Vanas has had the values of the warrior spirit burned into his core. Born to teenage parents in desperate poverty, D.J. has come far by any measure. He truly walks his track when it comes to understanding the power of the warrior spirit...

Dan Thurmon
Dan ThurmonSERIOUS CONTENT. SERIOUSLY ENTERTAINING. OFF BALANCE ON PURPOSE!

Dan Thurmon is a spectacle in motion. In signature fashion, Dan punctuates his message with dynamic demonstrations, incorporating acrobatics, breathtaking stunts, and audience interaction to create a one-of-a-kind, unforgettable experience. In Dan’s flagship keynote, Success in Action, he inspires individuals to achieve...

Darryl Davis
Darryl DavisDESIGN A LIFE WORTH SMILING ABOUT

What do you get when you combine concrete ideas delivered in an uproarious manner? An audience that pays attention! Darryl Davis masterfully weaves important life and business messages with energetic humor, so much so they are laughing while being inspired, motivated and engaged. Darryl, widely known for...

Deborah Gardner
HELPING COMPANIES BECOME SUCCESSFUL THROUGH COMPETITION

When it comes to competition, Deborah Gardner, CMP, knows firsthand what it takes to achieve success. As a Marine brat, Deborah’s had a lifetime of competitive practice, from an Olympic trial swimmer to one of the first female sports broadcasters, with both CBS & NBC, to an impressive, 27-year career in the hospitality...

DeDe Murcer Moffett
ENTERTAINING LEADERSHIP SPEAKER: MOVING PEOPLE AND BUSINESSES FORWARD

A born entertainer, DeDe captivates her audiences with a combination of rich content and a profound message, encouraging people to “snap out of it!” DeDe spent 25 years in corporate America, 24 years as a blackout drinker. In 2007 she left alcohol behind, and returned to her true passion of combining powerful storytelling...

Denise Busley
ENCOURAGER AND CONNECTOR OF THE HUMAN SPIRIT

Denise Busley suggests we ask ourselves, “What do I want this life to look like?” Denise believes it’s a poignant question worthy of deep reflection and consideration. She asserts that when we are clear about our intentions we are able to manifest our dreams and desires. Denise encourages people to believe in themselves, to focus on the positive...

Derek Clark
NEVER LIMIT YOUR LIFE! LIVE BEYOND YOUR SELF-PERCEIVED LIMITS

Derek Clark’s story is one of resilience and redemption. Prior to spending 13 years in the foster care system, he endured unthinkable child abuse, abandonment and emotional distress. Derek knows firsthand how to cope with adversity and overcome hardship. As a child, misdiagnosed as mentally handicapped, he ultimately defied the odds...

Dewitt Jones
CELEBRATED NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC PHOTOGRAPHER

Dewitt Jones is one of America’s top professional photographers. Over twenty years with National Geographic photographing stories around the globe has earned him the reputation as a world-class photojournalist. As a motion picture director, two of his films were nominated for Academy Awards. Dewitt is the author of 9 books including California! and...

Erika Oliver
RECOVERING PESSIMIST SPREADING HAPPY CRAP©

Take a big dose of motivation, mix in a splash of humor, sprinkle generously with authenticity and heart, and you have an Erika Oliver experience! This “recovering pessimist” shows audiences how to shift from the negative and focus on the happy stuff. Erika knows that 80% of our thoughts are negative, and most are only assumption...

George Campbell
THE FUNNY THING ABOUT WINNING

What do you get when you combine comedic talent and a motivational message, all tied together with brilliant timing? Why, George Campbell, of course! George’s fast-paced, clean comedy and laughter-packed presentations take hilarity to a whole new level, while offering the audience many opportunities to look at themselves and their world in a whole new light. George...

Giovanni Livera
THE MASTER OF WOW!

Mind-boggling sleight-of-hand, engaging the audience as a “living prop.” A magician who deftly guides his audiences away from the limitations of conventional thinking into a world where the notion “anything is possible” takes hold. That’s Giovanni Livera. A celebrator of the human spirit and human potential, a creator of meaningful experiences, an inviter to see the...

Greg Bell
INSPIRING REMARKABLE GROWTH FOR LEADERS AND TEAMS

As an innovator and keen observer of highly successful leaders and teams, Greg Bell distilled his findings into a remarkable practice and book, Water the Bamboo – a unique metaphor and compelling approach to success. The premise: Giant timber bamboo will shoot up an astonishing 90 feet in only sixty days, but it takes up to three year...

Greg S. Reid
THINK AND GROW RICH…(AGAIN)

Hand selected by the Napoleon Hill Foundation to update the teachings from the bible of personal development, Think and Grow Rich, Greg S. Reid is dedicated to helping others achieve the ultimate fulfillment of finding and living a life of purpose. In Greg’s presentations, he delivers a fast-paced, story-formatted presentation that informs, entertains and educates...

Immaculée Ilibagiza
Immaculee thumbnailSURVIVOR OF THE RWANDAN GENOCIDE; SHINING EXAMPLE OF FORGIVENESS

Immaculée Ilibagiza is a survivor of the 1994 Rwandan genocide that took the lives of nearly one million Tutsis. Men, women and children, including her entire family except for one of her brothers, were massacred at the hands of Hutu marauders. Immaculée found shelter at a pastor's home, where she and seven other women hid from the deadly rebel mob in a 3-by-4-foot bathroom for 91 days...

Jack Canfield
ORIGINATOR OF CHICKEN SOUP FOR THE SOUL®, AUTHOR of THE SUCCESS PRINCIPLES

The driving force behind the Chicken Soup for the Soul ® phenomenon – over a billion dollarv empire with more than 500 million copies of the inspirational anthologies in print worldwide – Jack Canfield certainly knows what success is all about.  Affectionately known as “America’s #1 Success...

Jana Stanfield
INSPIRATIONAL KEYNOTE CONCERTS

A Jana Stanfield Keynote Concert is a heart-tugging adventure into discovering that life is meant to be enjoyed and lived passionately. Jana’s words and music reaffirm the human spirit and all that is good in the world. Her programs, laced with humor and insight, are filled with positive messages, delivered in concert form. As Jana says, “Where other speakers...

Janet Lapp
GUIDING HIGH PERFORMANCE ORGANIZATIONS THROUGH CHANGE

One of North America’s most in-demand presenters, Dr. Janet Lapp translates her clinical and academic knowledge into down-to-earth, humorous but powerful messages that heal, inspire and encourage.  Admitted into the Speakers Hall of Fame, she has been rated by Toastmasters as one of the top three speakers worldwide. In this age of...

Jason Kotecki
HELPING PEOPLE LIVE AND WORK WITH LESS STRESS, MORE FUN!

Jason Kotecki, CSP, known as The Champion of Childhood, is an expert at helping individuals, families, and organizations “Escape Adulthood.” His playful, deliriously fun programs are designed to bring the kid out in all of us, proving it’s never too late to reconnect with our inner child. In his signature keynote, Escape Adulthood...

Jeff Salz
IGNITING YOUR ORGANIZATION WITH THE SPIRIT OF ADVENTURE

With a Ph.D in cultural anthropology, Dr. Jeff Salz has been delighting audiences with his uplifting and mesmerizing accounts of global trips, travels and treks for over 20 years. When inspiration is the goal, Jeff delivers a powerful message with stunning visuals. When the event calls for strategies for improving corporate culture///

Joan Endicott
“I GET TO”® THE POWER OF PERSPECTIVE

Joan Endicott is an expert at shifting perspectives as she guides individuals and organizations to move out of the ruts and routines of life into empowered action. She inspires audiences to fully appreciate and enjoy their jobs and lives right now – regardless of circumstances. Joan is an award-winning speaker, author and founder of “I Get...

Jodi Walker
Jodi Walker thumbnailHELPING ORGANIZATIONS MOVE BEYOND BUSINESS AS USUAL

Jodi Walker is known for her high-energy programs that deliver bottom line results. In fact, a Los Angeles Times reporter once described Jodi as having “seemingly endless energy.” What sets her apart is her unique ability to provide you with creative solutions to help your organization move “beyond business as usual...

Joe Castillo
AS SEEN ON AMERICA’S GOT TALENT

Joe Castillo’s SAND STORY is a unique way of storytelling that uses sand, a light table and music as a medium. His program is one of the most mesmerizing and memorable events ever! Combining a message with on-the-spot creativity, Joe challenges, amazes and surprises the audiences with every stroke. He has inspired millions of people through his “Sand...

John Blumberg
BUILDING VALUE WITH CORE VALUES

For John Blumberg, it isn’t enough to present on leadership skills alone; he believes it’s imperative to help his clients become clearly committed to the core. In fact, he wrote the book on it: Good to the Core. With John’s guidance, leaders grasp that it’s an opportunity and responsibility to shape a strategic advantage by leading...

John St. Augustine
COMMON SENSE FOR UNCOMMON TIMES©

John St. Augustine has been called “The Voice of America” by veteran broadcaster Bill Kurtis and “the most influential voice on radio” by bestselling author Cheryl Richardson. An award-winning and celebrated radio talk show host, John’s broadcasting creation, Life Matters, empowers listeners with a renewed sense of life’s possibilities. His inspiring...

Julie Gaver
PRESENTATIONS WITH SASS, CLASS AND CAPTIVATING CHARM

A master storyteller, Julie Gaver brings a self-deprecating humor and ability to connect with audiences to the stage.  Her blend of experience and theatrics provide insight into the challenges we all face. Julie’s most popular programs include: All Stressed Out and Nowhere to Blow; Must Love Shoes – Life Lessons from a Confirmed Shoe...

Karen Jacobsen
RECALCULATING WITH THE GPS GIRL®

When Karen Jacobsen walks on stage, there is no question she is in the driver’s seat.  Known as The GPS Girl, Karen’s speaking voice is heard by over 25 million GPS users around the world as the “Australian Karen.” You could say she specializes in telling people “where to go.” As a speaker, she does that brilliantly by inspiring people to create road...

Karen Post
STAND OUT AND SHINE IN A NOISY, CLUTTERED WORLD

Known as the Branding Diva®, Karen Post is an enthusiastic proponent for creating powerful, distinct and memborable brands. Knowing that branding is essential to any organization’s success, Karen helps companies and audiences understand the essence of branding and how to “gain big” – by stamping a BRAIN TATOO into...

Kevin Bracy
CHANGING LIVES WITH THE POWER OF POSITIVE WORDS

Brace yourself for Kevin Bracy! One of the top youth speakers in the world, Kevin is known as The Greatness Coach™ – a man on a mission to help both students (and adults!) “be the greatest at what they do.” Kevin’s powerful programs, filled with life-changing ideas, lift people up to a higher place, giving them...

Kevin McNulty
HELPING YOU FIND CLARITY AND SOLUTIONS

Kevin McNulty, MA, has an uncanny ability to inspire people to think deeper, see clearer and take critical steps towards achievement. When Kevin steps on the platform it’s immediately apparent he is a “teacher” with breadth and depth – with a dash of humor. Highly relatable, Kevin brings an amazingly eclectic background to the stage. He connects...

Larry Williams
Larry Williams FINDING THE NEXT BIG HIT IN LIFE'S CATALOG!

Have you ever wished you possessed the creative talents of a recording artist? Well, guess what . . . you already do! They are hidden like the B-Side of a vinyl record just waiting to be discovered. As a radio broadcaster, Larry Williams uncovered an amazing concept that served as the blueprint for artists and their music to skyrocket to the top of the charts. He has now...

Les Brown
YOU HAVE GREATNESS WITHIN YOU!

One of the most extraordinary speakers ever to command a stage, the incomparable Les Brown is a celebrated motivational speaker, bestselling author and a mentor to many. He is a true testament to the power of positive thinking and the infinite human potential. Born in an abandoned building in Miami, adopted at six weeks by Mrs. Mamie Brown, Les avows, “All that I...

Linda Larsen
HELPING PEOPLE LIVE FULLER, RICHER, HAPPIER LIVES

When you bring Linda Larsen in to liven things up, you’re guaranteed the “Funny Factor!” Linda can find humor, comedy and hilarity in almost every situation, sharing that perspective with her audiences. People will remember the information, set to a backdrop of laughter and fun, long after a Linda experience. She has a number of topics, including...

Maggie Hunts
INSPIRING PEOPLE TO LIVE HEALTHY AND HAPPY

Maggie Hunts has an amazing, engaging energy that inspires audiences to take on their health goals and feel better. Better health leads to achieving the productivity and success that everyone wants. Her special spark, beautiful vocals, and charming funniness deliver life-saving information in a powerful, yet unexpected way. Maggie’s star quality enter...

Marc Hardy
SHARING FIRE: HOW LEADERS CAN USE ‘PERSONAL ENCOURAGEMENT PHILANTHROPY’

Dr. Marc Hardy believes that, at some point, everyone encounters another human being who does or says something that profoundly changes their lives. This interaction can have lasting implications...

Marian Madonia
LIFE AND BUSINESS AT FULL THROTTLE

With 80% of Americans disliking their jobs, and 50% changing jobs during an upswing in the economy, finding ways to keep the workforce happy isn’t just a good idea – it’s essential. Marian Madonia steps in when organizations are committed to improving the workplace environment. She’s the guru behind the Garbage Factor™...

Marilyn Sherman
USHERING YOU TO THE FRONT ROW SEAT OF YOUR LIFE!

Marilyn Sherman believes that no one should take a back seat, literally and metaphorically. She has spent years motivating and inspiring people to get out of their comfort zone and get a front-row seat in life. After a stint in corporate America, Marilyn developed a career as one of the most in-demand keynote speakers for corporate and association...

Mark Black
Mark BlackHEART & DOUBLE-LUNG TRANSPLANT RECIPIENT, 4-TIME MARATHONER, EXCUSE ELIMINATOR

Mark Black, CSP is a heart and double-lung transplant recipient, turned 4-time marathon runner, author, coach and speaker.Mark’s programs have been called “transformative”, “eye-opening” and “authentic”. He has worked with organizations of all sizes for over a decade and has impacted the lives of more than 100,000 audience members...

Mark Eaton
THE FOUR COMMITMENTS OF A WINNING TEAM

Mark Eaton is a man with a message, a 7’4” man, to be exact! Thousands of people have had their lives transformed by his astounding story of triumph and record breaking success. As a 21-year-old mechanic, who couldn’t play basketball, Mark ended up as an NBA All-Star with the Utah Jazz. In his high energy, action-packed presentations...

Mark Mayfield
SOLID BUSINESS WISDOM…BRILLIANT COMEDIC STYLE

It’s seldom that you find a really funny, clean comedian. It’s seldom that you find a really captivating speaker. It’s nearly impossible to find both! Mark Mayfield is a rare individual equally adept at performing stand-up comedy or presenting high-content speeches. He excites, educates and always entertains. Known as “The Corporate Comedian...

Mark Scharenbroich
NICE BIKE! FUELING THE PASSION TO MAXIMIZE PERFORMANCE

Mark Scharenbroich’s “Nice Bike” principle connects management to the front line, team member to team member, and company to customer. Quite by accident, Mark stumbled onto the Harley-Davidson company’s 100th anniversary celebration in Milwaukee, where he encountered thousands of black leathered, hardcore Harley...

Marti MacGibbon
FROM HUMAN TRAFFICKING VICTIM AND DRUG ABUSE TO TRIUMPHANT SURVIVOR

Marti MacGibbon has been through unimaginable circumstances that no human being should have to face. It’s a miracle she is who she is today. In her younger years, she hit absolute rock bottom as a hardcore drug addict, was homeless, and was trafficked to Tokyo and held prisoner by a Japanese organized crime mob. Her story of...

Martin Laschkolnig
LIVE FULFILLED. ACHIEVE GREATNESS. MAKE A DIFFERENCE.

 When Martin Laschkolnig speaks, you can expect a practical, relevant presentation, filled with passion, finesse and a good dose of Austrian charm. Fluent in German and English, Martin helps clients and audiences understand and experience what is necessary for peak performance and living a more fulfilled, abundant...

Mary LoVerde
WHAT TO DO WHEN YOU CAN’T KEEP UP

We all lead busy lives, from long work days to keeping things in order on the home front. When Mary LoVerde steps in, offering her life-changing wisdom, everything is put into proper perspective. Mary LoVerde believes life is a balancing act, and her passion is finding creative ways to help audiences blend a successful career with a happy, healthy family...

Melanie Mills
Melanie MillsEMERGING FROM LEADERSHIP TO SOUL FULFILLING INFLUENCE

For more than twenty years, Melanie Mills has felt privileged to serve leaders and their teams in 48 states and 12 countries through keynotes speeches, seminars and consulting focused on cultural transformation, leadership and change. Melanie believes that being savvy in business, with bottom-line results, is hinged on a fulfillment of the...

Michael Bernard Beckwith
Michael Bernard BeckwithINTERNATIONALLY RENOWNED SPIRITUAL TEACHER

Founder and Spiritual Director of Agape International Spiritual Center in Culver City, California, – a trans-denominational, multicultural community – Dr. Michael Bernard Beckwith is one of the most highly regarded and recognized spiritual teachers of our time. Thousands gather each week at Agape to receive inspiration from Rev. Beckwith...

Michael Genet
Michael GenetLESSONS IN DEFIANT RESILIENCE

You may not know the name, but you probably recognize the face. Speaker, Author, Actor, Screenwriter, Singer Extraordinaire…Michael Genet has carved out a stellar career in the toughest game in town: Show Business. Michael’s award winning talents have graced Broadway and the stages of every major theater in America and abroad. He’s lit up the big screen...

Mike Rayburn
Mike RayburnKEYNOTE ARTIST, THOUGHT LEADER, CARNEGIE HALL HEADLINER: What If…?

Speaker Hall of Fame member, Mike Rayburn believes your team is a gold mine of un-realized potential. He’s a master at helping you discover it, harness it and profit from it. And in the process, you’ll laugh until it hurts! Mike’s keynote presentation – What If? – is designed to create an army of possibility thinker...

Mike Robbins
Mike RobbinsINFUSING LIFE AND BUSINESS WITH AUTHENTICITY AND APPRECIATION

Mike Robbins was drafted by the New York Yankees straight out of high school, but chose instead to play baseball at Stanford University. Afterwards, drafted by the Kansas City Royals, he pitched for three seasons before arm injuries ended his playing career. Everything happens for a reason, right? With Mike, it’s because...

Nancy Noonan
Nancy NoonanHELPING PEOPLE MOVE FROM MEDIOCRITY TO MASTERY

In her one-of-a-kind signature keynote, Nancy Noonan reveals the powerful connections between success strategies of the Master Artists and successful people in the workplace, showing them how to move from mediocrity to Mastery. Using the same strategies that took the Masters, like Michelangelo and da Vinci, from a blank canvas to a masterpiece...

Naomi Rhode
Naomi RhodeEMPOWERING PRESENCE AND PERFORMANCE WITH PASSION

Naomi Rhode, one of the most celebrated speakers in the world, is a remarkable presenter offering an unforgettable experience. Her greatest gift is inspiring others to uncover their own greatness, to live lives with authenticity and purpose. With extraordinary communication and platform skills, hundreds of audiences have benefitted from her present...

Omekongo Dibinga
Omekongo DibingaEMPOWERING GLOBAL CITIZENS…INSPIRING CHANGE

A motivational speaker, trilingual poet, positive rapper, TV talk show host, CNN contributor…just a few of the ways to describe Omekongo Dibinga. But in reality, he is indescribable. His music, words and message are a beautiful foundation for someone bent on inspiring others, particularly as it relates taking a stand when witnessing an injustice...

Patrick Maurer
Patrick MaurerDISCOVER THE EXTRAORDINARY IN YOUR “EXTRA ORDINARY” LIFE

Patrick Maurer is the perfect speaker to kickoff or wrap up a leadership conference, engage and impact a student body, or energize and inspire an organization. Patrick believes that everyone can find the extraordinary aspects in their lives, and he proves it by sharing his tremendous insights and real life stories. Plus, he’s...

Paul Templer
Paul TemplerHIPPO GUY: OPTIMALLY NAVIGATING ADVERSITY AND CHANGE

Ever had a BAD DAY at work? We all do. Paul Templer’s “office” was the wilds of Africa as an expedition guide through extreme terrain. His “bad day” was when he found himself headfirst, up to his backside, down an enraged hippopotamus’s throat! All while trying to save someone else’s life in the...

Phillip Van Hooser
Phillip Van HooserBUILD TRUST. INSPIRE LEADERS. GET RESULTS.

Common Sense Leadership from an uncommon speaker…that’s Phil Van Hooser. Since 1988, Phil has spoken, written and consulted on leadership development, guiding his clients and audiences with sound strategies that help leaders maximize their performance to achieve their organization’s goals. Phil spent ten years in corporate...

Rene Godefroy
Rene GodefroyFROM A HAITIAN VILLAGE TO CELEBRATED SPEAKER AND AWARD-WINNING AUTHOR

Rene Godefroy was born in a tiny, impoverished village in Haiti. His journey stretches from childhood abandonment, to coping with lethal diseases, to begging on the streets…to a dream of coming to the United States.  From Haiti to Miami to Atlanta to ultimately becoming one of the most in-demand speakers with a story so...

Reneé Rongen
Renee RongenLIVING LIFE FROM THE INSIDE OUT

Reneé Rongen, a hilarious speaker, with a powerful message. She’s a wise and witty mom, award-winning entrepreneur, author, speaker, and friend to many. The media has dubbed her “the mother of motivation,” and a combination of “Oprah, Lily Tomlin and Mother Teresa.” From the board room to packing convention centers, Reneé inspires thousands to “live...

Richard Hight
Richard HightTURNING POSSIBILITIES INTO MASTERPIECES

Some events you merely attend. But when Richard Hight is the presenter, creating right before your eyes, you actually experience the wonder and impact of what is possible. Weaving art, music and the spoken word together, Richard’s presentation inspires people to achieve fulfillment in their lives and challenges organizations to implement creativity and...

Rickie Byars Beckwith
Rickie Byars BeckwithCELEBRATED SINGER-SONGWRITER

Rickie Byars Beckwith is one of this century’s most revered singer-songwriters whose transcendent music opens the heart, touches the soul, and uplifts the spirit. Rickie’s extensive music catalogue is heard on the radio and soundtracks for movies and television. Her songs of unconditional love and spiritual transformation are the highlight of consciousness-raising...

Roger Crawford
Roger CrawfordTURNING PESSIMISM of ‘I CAN’T’ into the UNSTOPPABLE POWER of ‘I CAN!

From center court to center stage, Roger Crawford knows what it takes to defy the odds and achieve phenomenal success.  Sports Illustrated recognized Roger as “one of the most accomplished physically challenged athletes in the world.”  In his exhilarating programs, Roger shows others how the...

Rolfe Carawan
Rolfe CarawanUNITE. INSPIRE. EQUIP.

With unprecedented change in today’s business climate, Rolfe Carawan understands the challenges leaders face in working with their people. His expertise in human dynamics gives him the unique ability to help organizations sustain unity through change and challenging times. With over thirty years of motivating people, his winning strategies have helped hundreds...

Ron Culberson
Ron CulbersonDO IT WELL. MAKE IT FUN.

As a speaker, humorist, columnist and author of Is Your Glass Laugh Full?, My Kneecap Seems Too Loose, and his latest book, Do it Well. Make it Fun., Ron Culberson’s mission is to help staff and managers achieve a new level of success by understanding the power of “do it well, make it fun.” Helping staff to become extraordinary, he also helps managers understand the...

Roy Firestone
Roy FirestoneRENOWNED ENTERTAINER AND BROADCASTER

Critically acclaimed as a performer, monologist, humorist, musician and impressionist, Roy Firestone is one of the nation’s most sought after corporate performers, keynote speakers and lecturers. Roy has performed in more than 2,000 venues spanning two decades. His presentations are a combination of message, comedy, commentary, storytelling, music and impressions...

Scott Friedman
Scott FriedmanIMPROVING PERFORMANCE AND PRODUCTIVITY THROUGH THE POWER OF CELEBRATION AND HUMOR

Turn on your GPS, and start celebrating with Scott Friedman! Imagine a workplace where productivity is at an all-time high, where employees look forward to work and are matched to their strengths and recognized accordingly, and where mistakes become opportunities and successes. With lighthearted humor and refreshing...

Sheryl Roush
Sheryl RoushBRINGING OUT YOUR BRILLIANCE…IN PERSON, IN PUBLIC, AND IN PRINT!

When it comes to communication and perceptions – as a business, an organization or individually – Sheryl Roush offers a myriad of fresh and valuable techniques to apply for immediate improvements. She helps you deliver your marketing and branding promises more effectively by expressing them in an authentic...

Simon T. Bailey
Simon T. BaileySHIFT YOUR THINKING AND ACCELERATE YOUR RESULTS

Cited one of the best keynote speakers ever heard or used by the readers of Meetings and Conventions magazine, Simon T. Bailey is a compelling instigator who enriches people’s lives by encouraging them to create the destiny they want...

Steve Gamlin
Steve GamlinProvider of Motivational Firewood™

Steve Gamlin - comedian, radio personality and motivational speaker – believes there is a unique song inside each of us, and it is his mission to encourage every audience member to let the world hear it, as loudly or quietly as they wish to sing. As a provider of Motivational Firewood™ his messages serve as sparks which, when combined with...

Steve McSwain
Steve McSwainAWAKENING THE SPIRIT WITHIN

Dr. Steve McSwain is a trusted guide, transformation leader and spiritual teacher. He travels extensively, summoning all people to join him in the creation of a more conscious, compassionate, and charitable world. “In our increasingly global world,” asks Steve, “where commerce, communication, even religious convictions, either create community or cause conflict...

Steve Rizzo
Steve RizzoHOW TO THINK, LAUGH AND ENJOY YOUR WAY TO SUCCESS

Known as The Attitude Adjuster, Steve Rizzo knows exactly what you need: a swift kick in the negative behind with fall-out-of-your-chair funny stuff. But, this isn’t just comedy for the sake of laughter only. Steve’s programs are powerful messages cleverly wrapped in comic foil…so hilarious people can’t help but take in key points while...

Tami Evans
Tami EvansSHOWING OTHERS THEIR PASSPORT TO EXCELLENCE™

The life experiences of Tami Evans have certainly contributed to this genuine and funny motivator’s cache of stories! A university professor, professional NYC actress, fashion designer, assistant to Nell Carter…even the illustrator for three books. This impressive journey brought her to her favorite stopping point: Helping others...

The Passing Zone
The Passing ZoneINNOVATION, COLLABORATION, EXECUTION: THE POWER OF PARTNERSHIP

Something special, something different, really something! That’s The Passing Zone! Jon Wee and Owen Morse are comedians with sharp objects, roaring chainsaws and flaming torches flying through the air. With cheering attendees, Jon and Owen brilliantly (and hilariously!) demonstrate the power of partnership with rapid-fire...

Tim & Kris O'Shea
Tim & Kris O'SheaTHE O’SHEA REPORT: SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE FOR BUSINESS

Corporate humor at it’s finest! Taking ordinary workplace issues, with its ups and downs and the changing business climate, Tim and Kris O’Shea present a brand new perspective with a hilarious twist. Likened to a Saturday Night Live experience, The O’Sheas show how to deal with the rapidly shifting world with a...

Tim Cusack
Tim CusackTHE HUMAN SIDE OF BUSINESS

Tim Cusack’s a guy who tells great stories. Not just for the sake of telling, but because he knows how stories can reach deep into the heart of a person, making them think, feel, stretch and move in new directions. To imagine him at work, think of him as a combination of Garrison Keillor, Robin Williams and the Dalai Lama. Tim developed his versatility and unique approach...

Tim Gard
Tim GardSHIFT YOUR PERSPECTIVE, CHANGE YOUR EXPERIENCE

When Tim Gard speaks, people are apt to fall out of their chairs, or whip out kleenex to wipe away erupting tears from laughing so hard. Tim is that funny! Pretty amazing given he started out working for the government, in social services no less. During those days he discovered his ability (and unstoppable tendency!) to sprinkle non-malicious mischief...

Victoria Labalme
Victoria LabalmePERFORMING ARTIST & COMMUNICATION STRATEGIST

What’s the number one mistake most people in business make when communicating? Which two critical moments can’t your team afford to blow? What are the three keys you must consider in any business setting? Victoria Labalme answers these questions and many more, taking you on an eye-opening, laughter-rich and entertaining journey. Known for...

Vinny Verelli
Vinny VerelliTHE GOOMBA GURU OF NEGATIVITY MANAGEMENT®

Vinny Verelli, a Brooklyn boy, received his education on the streets of New York. He travels around the country motivating people with his “Bada Bing Philosophy,” a quirky approach to Negativity Management. He’s on task, he’s on target, he’s on parole.  Really? Of course not!  Vinny is actually award-winning speaker Jonathan Schwartz, a character...

Wayne Messmer
Wayne MessmerTHE VOICE THAT COULD NOT BE SILENCED

For a man most noted as the voice of patriotism for singing the National Anthem, Wayne Messmer was almost silenced. In 1994, victimized in an armed robbery attempt in Chicago, he was shot in the throat. Wayne’s miraculous comeback was chronicled in his book, The Voice of Victory. His inspirational keynotes pack a punch while touching on the power of forgiveness...

Wayne W. Dyer
INTERNATIONALLY RENOWNED BESTSELLING AUTHOR and THOUGHT LEADER

Wayne W. Dyer, Ph.D., is an internationally renowned author and speaker in the field of self-development. He’s the author of over 30 books, has created many audio programs and videos, and has appeared on thousands of television and radio shows. He’s called affectionately the “father of motivation” by his fans. Despite a childhood...

Willie Jolley
Willie Jolley thumbnailTHE LEADING EXPERT IN “COMEBACKS” AND AN “ATTITUDE OF EXCELLENCE”

The incomparable Dr. Willie Jolley: An acclaimed speaker, accomplished singer, and a man on a mission…to inspire and lift others beyond mediocrity, to rise above their circumstances, to pursue their greatness, to live lives filled with hope, joy and abundance. He does so through energizing and empowering...

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