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Leadership Speakers

Our roster of leadership speakers includes over four hundred of the nation’s top experts in all fee categories and from diverse backgrounds. Choosing the most relevant leadership expert will help define the core essence and tenor of an event; some are more scholarly and informational while others are more dynamic/entertaining.

Leadership is a broad and diverse topic area; encompassing sub-topics like innovation, team building, motivation and employee management. Most of today’s leadership experts focus on building great businesses with authenticity and using emotional intelligence/positive psychology to motivate team members. Your speaker needs to mesh with your organization’s mission statement, goals, audience expectations and organizational culture. Our speakers will motivate executives to inspire their own teams, build great legacies, increase productivity and/or spark overall innovation in the corporate culture. Some of our top leadership speakers are: Captain George DomRam Charan,and Polly LaBarre. You might also be interested in reading our article “How to Select the Best Leadership Speaker.”

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Simerjeet Singh

FEE CATEGORY * $ and above
TRAVELS FROM India

A highly sought-after motivational speaker and coach, Simerjeet began his career as a corporate trainer after nearly a decade of global experience in hospitality. Mr. Singh learned many lessons from years of cultivating teamwork at institutions such as the… Full Profile


Dan Negroni

FEE CATEGORY * $15,000 to $20,000
TRAVELS FROM California, USA

Dan Negroni, founder and CEO of launchbox, leverages his bold, authentic, no-nonsense approach and interactive style to challenge your employees and empower them to deliver immediate business results. Offering the solution to today’s critical cross-generational… Full Profile


Sophie Wade

FEE CATEGORY * $10,000 to $15,000
TRAVELS FROM New York, USA

Sophie Wade is a speaker, author, and authority on Future-of-Work issues. Her book, Embracing Progress: Next Steps for the Future of Work, is an Executive MBA Program textbook and required reading for several management school… Full Profile


Eric M. Bailey

FEE CATEGORY * $15,000 to $20,000
TRAVELS FROM Arizona, USA

Eric M. Bailey is the bestselling author of The Cure for Stupidity: Using Brain Science to Explain Irrational Behavior and President of Bailey Strategic Innovation Group, one of the fastest-growing human communication consulting firms in… Full Profile


Princess Sarah Culberson

FEE CATEGORY * $15,000 to $20,000
TRAVELS FROM California, USA

Princess Sarah has an extraordinary journey that has been featured on CNN, GMA, BBC among numerous other publications worldwide which have trended #1 globally in over 60 countries. She is an internationally-known thought leader, TEDx… Full Profile


Celeste Headlee

FEE CATEGORY * $30,000 to $50,000
TRAVELS FROM District of Columbia, USA

Celeste Headlee is a communication and human nature expert. She is an internationally recognized journalist and radio host, professional speaker and author of bestselling book We Need To Talk: How To Have Conversations That Matter.… Full Profile


Cassandra Worthy

FEE CATEGORY * $50,000 to $75,000
TRAVELS FROM Georgia, USA

With contagious energy that radiates throughout every room she steps into, Cassandra Worthy is the world’s truly DISRUPTIVE thought leader on CHANGE that companies need to build organizational resilience and adaptability. During times of major… Full Profile


Nick Caldwell

FEE CATEGORY * $5,000 to $10,000
TRAVELS FROM California, USA

Nick Caldwell is General Manager for Core Technologies at Twitter, overseeing a 2,000 person team. He also recently joined HubSpot, a publicly-traded company specializing in CRM, as a member of the corporate board.  Previously he was Chief… Full Profile


Jeannine Carter

FEE CATEGORY * $10,000 to $15,000
TRAVELS FROM California, USA

Jeannine Carter is the former Head of Diversity Engagement at Facebook. Her inspirational style delivers a rare blend of impactful stories and lessons learned with actionable strategies for race, diversity, equity, inclusion, and belonging [DEIB]… Full Profile


Margo Downs

FEE CATEGORY * $30,000 to $50,000
TRAVELS FROM Colorado, USA

Margo is an inspiring storyteller who brings experience, innovation and authenticity to every keynote, panel and workshop. She covers a range of topics including building innovative and authentic cultures, developing your leadership brand, and creating… Full Profile


Eric Termuende

FEE CATEGORY * $20,000 to $25,000
TRAVELS FROM British Columbia, Canada

Eric Termuende is helping leaders build incredible teams and tomorrow’s greatest places to work. His one-degree shift methodology enables leaders to build trust, remove friction, and create a culture of experimentation. His keynotes have been… Full Profile


Patrick Houlahan

FEE CATEGORY * $10,000 to $15,000
TRAVELS FROM Georgia, USA

Patrick Houlahan is a top motivational speaker and is the Founder and CEO of Strategic Leadership Consulting, LLC. He rose to the rank of Colonel in the United States Marine Corps Reserve as an award-winning… Full Profile


Natalie Nixon

FEE CATEGORY * $25,000 to $30,000
TRAVELS FROM Pennsylvania, USA

Creativity strategist Natalie Nixon is the creativity whisperer for the C-Suite. Marketing guru Seth Godin has said that she “can help you get unstuck and unlock the work you were born to do.” Natalie is… Full Profile


Tsedal Neeley

FEE CATEGORY * $30,000 to $50,000
TRAVELS FROM Massachusetts, USA

Tsedal Neeley is the Naylor Fitzhugh Professor of Business Administration and Senior Associate Dean of Faculty Development and Research Strategy at the Harvard Business School. Recognized as one of the 100 people transforming business who… Full Profile


Wema Hoover

FEE CATEGORY * $25,000 to $30,000
TRAVELS FROM New York, USA

Wema Hoover is an executive who has dedicated her career to serving as a catalyst for change and as a transformational leader. Her expertise centers on diversity, equity, & inclusion, authentic leadership and women’s empowerment… Full Profile


Omar Johnson

FEE CATEGORY * $50,000 to $75,000
TRAVELS FROM California, USA

Omar Johnson is a marketing innovator in the art of building world-class brands. As former CMO of Beats by Dre and VP of Marketing at Apple, throughout his career, Johnson has led all facets of… Full Profile


Marcus Collins

FEE CATEGORY * $20,000 to $25,000
TRAVELS FROM Michigan, USA

I’m Marcus. I’ve always been a bit of a “square peg in a round hole.” I grew up as a black kid in Detroit who swam competitively, loved the Monkees as much as I loved… Full Profile


Frances Frei

FEE CATEGORY * $75,000 and above
TRAVELS FROM Massachusetts, USA

Widely regarded as one of the top business strategy experts in the world, Frances Frei is the UPS Foundation Professor of Service Management at Harvard Business School and the co-author of the best selling book,… Full Profile


Billie Jean King

FEE CATEGORY * $75,000 and above
TRAVELS FROM New York, USA

Billie Jean King is one of the 20th Century’s most respected women, both on and off the tennis courts. She is a champion for social change and equality in all arenas, not just in sports.… Full Profile


Michael Strahan

FEE CATEGORY * $75,000 and above
TRAVELS FROM New York, USA

SuperBowl Champion Michael Strahan recently signed with Fox Sports to serve as a studio analyst on the Fox NFL Sunday Pregame Show. Michael retired from the NFL after completing his 15th season with the NY… Full Profile


Simon Mainwaring

FEE CATEGORY * $25,000 to $30,000
TRAVELS FROM California, USA

Simon Mainwaring is founder/CEO of We First, an award-winning, strategic consultancy accelerating growth and impact for purpose-driven brands. He was a Real Leaders’ Top 50 Keynote Speaker in the World in 2020, and his company,… Full Profile


Carly Fiorina

FEE CATEGORY * $50,000 to $75,000
TRAVELS FROM Virginia, USA

Carly Fiorina obliterated the glass ceiling when she became the first woman CEO of a Fortune 20 company. Regarded as one of the most powerful women in business by Forbes magazine, she was a 2016… Full Profile


Nick Friedman

FEE CATEGORY * $25,000 to $30,000
TRAVELS FROM Florida, USA

Nick Friedman is President and Co-Founder of COLLEGE HUNKS HAULING JUNK, the largest and fastest growing US-Based Junk Removal Franchise Opportunity. He was recently named Top 30 Entrepreneurs in America Under 30 by INC Magazine,… Full Profile


Linda Hill

FEE CATEGORY * $50,000 to $75,000
TRAVELS FROM Massachusetts, USA

As faculty chair of the Leadership Initiative at Harvard Business School, Linda Hill, the Wallace Brett Donham Professor of Business Administration, has chaired numerous HBS Executive Education programs. While doing research on leadership and innovation… Full Profile





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