Motivation

John Amatt has made presentations to over 1800 corporate and professional audiences representing well in excess of 750,000 people in 49 countries around the world. Building on his lifetime of adventure and entrepreneurship, including as a leader and climber on Canada’s first successful Mt. Everest expedition, John Amatt uses the adventure metaphor to inspire and motivate audiences. His most popular presentation topics include No Mountain Too High: Challenging Change with the Adventure AttitudeTM, and Climbing Your Own Everest: What It Takes to Get to the Top.  John has been described by International Celebrity Management (Australia) as “The World’s best adventure speaker.”
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Lenora Billings-Harris is an international speaker, consultant and the author of The Diversity Advantage: A Guide To Making Diversity Work. President of Excel Development Systems, Inc., a human resources development company, Lenora delivers performance improvement interventions that enable clients to discover the hidden strengths of working in and valuing a diverse multicultural environment. Her learner-oriented programs provide a safe environment to explore the sensitive issues of diversity as they relate to team effectiveness, multicultural communications, sales and leadership. Whether through keynotes, half-day workshops, or multi-day seminars, Lenora Billings-Harris’ thoughtprovoking programs are lively, positive, and non-judgmental.
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Brian Biro is not just a motivational speaker. What he does is so much more than simply motivate the audience – he leads them on a fully interactive experience that in many cases will change their lives forever.Sounds like a tall order, doesn’t it? But business leaders from companies like Starbucks, Southwest Airlines, Boeing, Microsoft and Lockheed-Martin keep inviting him back time and again to speak to their employees, because the impact he makes is so amazingly real! You never forget a Brian Biro presentation. So, instead of simply looking for a motivational speaker for your next event, think about something more meaningful, with a long-lasting impact. If you’re a meeting planner, we guarantee that Brian Biro will be the best choice you ever made. He will make you look great to your boss, your client and every single attendee. People will be asking you for years to come where you ever found such an amazingly talented speaker.You deserve some credit – let Brian Biro help you get it!
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Kevin Carroll is a communications trainer, motivational speaker, speech coach, and corporate entertainer whose strengths include his ability to connect with his audience, motivate them, and transform objectives into useful skill sets. His most popular topic is Life’s a Boomerang!: How to Positively Influence Others. Kevin’s clients include Avis, Fleet Bank, Enviro-Tech, Pitney Bowes, the U.S. Postal Service, IBM, Chase Manhattan Bank, Met Life, Growmark, Sikorsky Aircraft, Blockbuster Video, and Hanscom Air Force Base.
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Jim Cathcart, CSP, CPAE founder and CEO of Cathcart Institute, has been training people worldwide for more than 20 years in ways to grow their businesses and expand their lives. He speaks on leadership, sales, new era business practices, business psychology and personal growth. As the author of twelve books, including The Acorn Principle™ and Relationship Selling™, and featured speaker at over 2000 conventions, Jim has impacted the lives of hundreds of thousands of people. He is past president of the National Speakers Association and recipient of their highest awards including the Cavett Award and the CPAE Speaker Hall of Fame Award.
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Kate Driesen, President of Driesen & Associates specializes in helping employees sharpen their critical leadership skills to achieve performance excellence. These include training and speech topics that address management and leadership development, coaching, communication, and managing stress. The content of each of her program topics is enhanced by her superb presence and an almost magnetic rapport which she establishes with every group. Kate who has worked with companies throughout the U.S. and in Australia, New Zealand, Canada, and Great Britain, includes among her clients, Bristol-Myers Squibb, McGraw Hill, Toyota Motor Company, Verizon, Chevron, DKNY, Salvation Army, and numerous federal, state and local government agencies.
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James Mapes, PH.D. is a keynote speaker, seminar leader and author of Quantum Leap Thinking: An Owners Guide to the Mind. Over a million people have experienced the mental magic of his one­ man show, Journey into the Mind’s Eye: Hypnosis with an Edge. More than a hypnosis show, utilizing total audience participation, Jim directs audiences on an extraordinary adventure through mind­opening demonstrations. Employing hypnosis as a metaphor for belief systems, Mapes provides tools to reduce stress, manage change, increase motivation, create a safe environment for communication, clarify and set goals, and enhance creativity.
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Sharon Roberts is president and founder of Selling to Women and principal of Roberts & Roberts Associates, a Texas-based training and consulting firm. Sharon has been invited by organizations throughout the world to present her most popular subject, Selling to Women & Couples and Silent Signals. She provides insights on reading and interpreting those subtle, but important, “silent signals” that are sent to you and unconsciously by you. Featured nationally on CNN, the New York-based, “Lets Talk Business Radio Network,” as well as numerous talk-radio shows, Sharon has reached millions of people with her timely message. Sharon is author of the book, Selling to Women & Couples: Secrets of Selling in the New Millennium.
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Valerie Sokolosky is a Dallas-based management consultant who assists executives in reaching their full potential through coaching, strategic career planning, and the development of interpersonal skills including corporate protocol and image enhancement. Valerie has helped thousands worldwide reach their professional goals. She is a widely published author of five books, including Corporate Protocol and Seasons of Success. Corporate Protocol has been translated into Spanish and Indonesian and is marketed worldwide.
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John (Jack) Stack is the founder and CEO of SRC Holdings Corporation, an employee-owned company which currently includes 22 subsidiaries covering businesses from banks to engine manufacturing plants. Stack is the author of the best-selling business books on unlocking the power and profitability of open-book management, The Great Game of Business and A Stake in the Outcome, and is an Inc. Magazine columnist. As well as leading SRC Holdings Corp., Stack travels across the U.S and around the world delivering speeches and educating companies about the benefits of open-book management and how it can positively impact people’s lives and the company’s bottom line. He has received numerous recognition awards for his revolutionary style of management including The National Business Ethics Award and Top 100 Companies to Work For in America.
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Mark P. Steinberg is president and founder of Steinberg and Associates, Human Resource Consultants. For over 15 years, he has designed and presented training programs and speeches that address the most critical issues associated with motivating workforces and increasing their productivity. Currently, Mark offers more than 30 different topics on leadership, customer service, communication, creativity and innovation, team building, business writing, and networking. Mark’s programs are filled with business-relevant instruction conveyed in refreshing, inspirational ways. Clients cite his highly interactive presentations, creative audio/visual support, entertaining group exercises, and both conventional and unconventional instructional techniques.
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Peter Vidmar is a motivation speaker who was the premier male gymnast for the United States at the 1984 Olympics. With a perfect score of 10, Peter captured the Gold Medal on the pommel horse. His powerful speeches are artfully blended with live demonstrations on the pommel horse. Peter vividly describes the requirements for “The Perfect 10” with his presentation on ROV – Risk, Originality, and Virtuosity. Successful Meetings Magazine lists Peter Vidmar as one of the Top Ten Speakers in the country.
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Alan Weiss, PH.D. is a consultant, speaker and author. His consulting firm, Summit Consulting Group, Inc. has attracted clients such as Merck, Hewlett-Packard, GE, Mercedes-Benz, Avon and over 300 other leading organizations. Alan is the author of 12 books, many of which have been on the curricula at Villanova, Temple University, and the Wharton School of Business and have been translated into German, Italian, Arabic, and Chinese. His hard-hitting, custom-designed presentations focus on practical techniques for improving performance, communications, productivity and teamwork and include such titles as Mastering Change: The Seven Keys to a World That Will Never be the Same, Making the Fourth Sale First: How to Build Winning Relationships, and Empowering the Customer: How to Allow the Buyer to Buy.
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Alan R. Zimmerman, an internationally recognized motivational speaker,  gives people the tools they need to maximize their  payoffs… personally, professionally, and organizationally. When you want a dynamic speaker,  great content,  and  lasting impact (yes,  in  ONE  speaker!), Dr. Zimmerman might be the professional speaker you’ve been looking for!  He’s given more than 2000 programs… ranging from  groups as small as  six to audiences of several thousand… while maintaining an enviable 92% ratio  of repeat and referral business.
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