Doug Shimell

Motivational Speaker, Journalist, Emcee

Expertise In:

  • Journalism
  • Sports
  • Motivation
  • Keynote
Doug is an Emmy Award-winning journalist, emcee and actor whose TV news career spans 34 years.  He has chased tornadoes in Oklahoma, rooted out political corruption in Texas and advocated for the voiceless in Pennsylvania.

Doug left NBC News in Philadelphia after two decades to focus on his own storytelling. Working with groups, organizations and non-profits, Doug brings his experience as a journalist to create bespoke presentations which entertain, educate and inspire. His knowledge of industry, commerce and politics and awards for human interest journalism allows him to create rich, powerful events for groups of all sizes. 

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