Chicago Keynote Speakers

Local Chicago Keynote Speakers, celebrities, entertainers, and motivational speakers

Chicago is a hub of innovation and home to many of the largest festivals in the world. As the third largest city in America, Chicago is the perfect location to host an event. Are you searching for top talent to book for an event in Chicago? Allow us to present our selection of top Chicago keynote speakers. Our speakers include business leaders, celebrities, subject matter experts, and star athletes. All speakers listed below can travel to any event, but they prefer to appear in Chicago for corporate and private events. If you are booking an event in Chicago, IL, then contact the Mollie Plotkin Group–your secret weapon in creating unforgettable events.

As a Keynote Speakers Agency, we proudly represent the most popular keynote speakers, motivational speakers, sports speakers, thought leaders and wellness experts in the industry. Our live events, virtual programming, webinars, and online events allow the Mollie Plotkin Group to bring engaging, exciting, and valuable speeches to your audience anytime and anyplace.

Our team connects you with keynote speakers who provide the valuable lessons that motivate, educate and excite your team. Together, let’s help you transform your company, your industry, and the world. 

Top 10 Chicago Keynote Speakers
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    Meathead Goldwyn

    Barbecue Hall of Famer, New York Times bestseller, & Culinary Expert
    A Barbecue Hall of Famer, New York Times bestseller, columnist, and culinary expert on all things barbecue and wine.
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    Mike Rowe

    TV Host, Writer, Producer, Actor

    Rocky Bleier

    4X Super Bowl Champion, Purple Heart & Bronze Star Recipient
    Rocky Bleier is a Purple Heart and Bronze Star recipient and 4-time Super Bowl Champion known for his impossible comeback story from injured Vietnam veteran to starting Pittsburgh Steelers running back.
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    Mickey Morandini

    Olympic Medalist Baseball Coach, Former MLB Player
    Former professional baseball player, Olympic gold medalist, and coach Mickey Morandini is a fan favorite of the Philadelphia Phillies.
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    Meb Keflezighi

    Olympic Medalist, Inspirational Speaker
    U.S. Olympic Medalist and Etrian-born All-American athlete Meb Keflezighi is an inspirational speaker who is the face of leading brands such as Sketchers, Oakley, and Sony.
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    Olympian and Inspirational Speaker Scott Hamilton

    Scott Hamilton

    Olympic Gold Medalist, Best-Selling Author, Cancer Survivor
    Olympic Gold Medalist, best-selling author, cancer survivor, and keynote speaker Scott Hamilton is the most recognized male figure skating star in the world.
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    Leslie Maxie

    US Olympian, CEO, Media Consultant, Sportscaster
    Leslie Maxie is a 1988 U.S. Olympian, trailblazing former Fox Sports and ESPN host and anchor, and an International Keynote Speaker. You can book Leslie today.
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    Mario Rizzotti

    Television Personality, Profesisonal Food Demonstrator
    Book Celebrity Chef Mario Rizzotti. Keynote speaker, acclaimed television personality, and Italian culinary expert, book Mario today.
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    Ken Hitchcock

    Hall of Fame NHL Coach, Motivational Speaker
    Book Ken Hitchcock for interviews, autograph signings, appearances, and his leadership keynote speaking series today.
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    Mike Babcock

    Olympic Gold Medalist, Stanley Cup NHL Coach
    Legendary NHL Coach Mike Babcock is a leading motivational speaker. He is an expert in team development and coaching.

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