Dr. Frederik G. Pferdt giving a keynote speech at a conference.
Our list of 2024's top keynote speakers for conferences includes academics, TED Talk speakers, hosts, and interactive experiences. Pictured: Dr. Frederik G. Pferdt.

The Top 19 Keynote Speakers for Conferences You Need to Book in 2024

Introduction

Keynote speakers play a crucial role in conferences, as they are often the highlight of the event. They have the ability to set the tone and theme of the conference, inspire and motivate attendees, and provide valuable insights and expertise. Choosing the right keynote speaker is essential to the success of your conference, and this blog post aims to provide tips on how to do just that.

The Importance of Keynote Speakers in Conferences

Keynote speakers are often the most anticipated and talked-about part of a conference. They have the power to engage and inspire attendees, and their message can set the tone for the entire event. A great keynote speaker can leave a lasting impression on attendees, and can even influence their decision to attend future conferences.

In addition to their ability to inspire and motivate, keynote speakers also bring valuable expertise and insights to the conference. They can provide unique perspectives on industry trends and challenges, and can offer practical advice and solutions to attendees.

Understanding Your Conference Audience to Choose the Right Keynote Speaker

To choose the right keynote speaker for your conference, it’s important to understand your audience demographics and interests. This can be done through research and gathering information about your attendees, such as their job titles, industries, and areas of interest.

Once you have a clear understanding of your audience, you can then match the keynote speaker’s expertise and message with their needs and expectations. For example, if your audience is primarily made up of healthcare professionals, you may want to choose a keynote speaker who has experience and expertise in the healthcare industry.

The Qualities to Look for in a Keynote Speaker

When choosing a keynote speaker, there are several qualities to look for. First and foremost, the speaker should have experience and expertise in the industry or topic of the conference. They should also have charisma and stage presence, and be able to engage and connect with the audience.

Flexibility and adaptability are also important qualities to look for in a keynote speaker. They should be able to tailor their message to the conference’s theme and goals, and be willing to work with the conference organizers to ensure a successful event.

How to Evaluate a Keynote Speaker’s Past Performances

To ensure that you choose the right keynote speaker, it’s important to evaluate their past performances. This can be done by researching the speaker’s past presentations and feedback from attendees, watching videos or attending live presentations of the speaker, and contacting references and asking for recommendations.

By evaluating a keynote speaker’s past performances, you can get a better sense of their style, expertise, and ability to engage and inspire an audience.

The Role of Keynote Speakers in Setting the Tone for Your Conference

Keynote speakers play a crucial role in setting the tone for your conference. They can influence the overall atmosphere and energy of the event, and can help to create a sense of excitement and anticipation among attendees.

To ensure that the keynote speaker’s message aligns with the conference’s theme and goals, it’s important to work closely with them in the planning stages. This can involve providing them with information about the conference, its attendees, and its goals, and working with them to tailor their message to the event.

The Benefits of Hiring a Celebrity Keynote Speaker

While hiring a celebrity keynote speaker may come with a higher price tag, it can also bring a number of benefits to your conference. Celebrity speakers can help to increase attendance and media coverage, and can boost the credibility and prestige of the event.

In addition, a celebrity keynote speaker may be able to attract new sponsors and partners to the conference, which can help to offset the cost of their appearance. Read our article on the most famous motivational speakers of 2023 to learn more.

How to Prepare a Keynote Speaker for Conferences

To ensure that your keynote speaker delivers a successful presentation, it’s important to provide them with the support they need. This can involve communicating the conference’s theme and goals to the speaker, providing logistical and technical support, and rehearsing and giving feedback on their presentation.

By working closely with the keynote speaker, you can help to ensure that their message resonates with attendees and contributes to the overall success of the conference.

The Future of Keynote Speakers in the Conference Industry

As the conference industry continues to evolve, so too does the role of keynote speakers. Trends and innovations in keynote speaking include the use of technology to enhance presentations, the rise of virtual and hybrid conferences, and the increasing importance of diversity and inclusion in speaker lineups.

By staying up-to-date on these trends and innovations, conference organizers can ensure that their keynote speakers are relevant and engaging for attendees.

The Top 19 Keynote Speakers for Conferences

This list of the top keynote speakers for conferences was curated based on the conference theme trends of 2023. Read our article “5 Trending Conference Themes of 2023 According to an Expert” to learn more about where the live events industry is headed.

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Joe Holder

  • Founder of The Ocho System, Nike Master Trainer, and GQ Wellness Columnist
  • Health and Wellness Expert for Dyson and Advisor for Hyperice
  • Top Wellness Keynote Speaker and Collaborator with Leading Organizations

Joe Holder is a health and wellness expert, Nike Master Trainer, and GQ wellness columnist. He is also the founder of The Ocho System, a comprehensive approach to fitness and wellness. Holder has been named one of the most influential personalities in health and wellness.

Holder has collaborated with leading organizations such as Salesforce, Snapchat, Discovery Channel, and many others to run wellness initiatives. He is also an advisor for Hyperice and the health and wellness expert for Dyson.

In addition to his work with corporations, Holder is a top wellness keynote speaker. He delves into concepts beyond just fitness, making it simple and understandable for individuals to make the decision to act on their personal health. Holder has presented to Nike, Louis Vuitton of the Americas, Spotify, and more.

Joe Holder is available to be booked for corporate and private events. He is also well-known for his keynote and motivational speaking. Contact the Mollie Plotkin Group today to inquire about Joe Holder’s fees.

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Leslie Maxie

  • Record-holding Olympic athlete, Sports Journalist, and Entrepreneur
  • Adapting the Olympic mindset for business success
  • Founder of Maxie Media Group, providing PR consulting to influential clients

Leslie Maxie is an accomplished sportscaster, record-holding Olympic athlete, and highly in-demand international keynote speaker. Her passion for journalism and athletics began at a young age when she interviewed the legendary athlete Jesse Owens at just nine years old. Leslie carried this passion into college where she became a record-holding track & field athlete and Olympian. Her motto has always been excellence is not an accident.

Leslie’s Olympic mindset has allowed her to thrive in the hypercompetitive world of sports journalism at ESPN, Fox Sports, and NBC. She has shown audiences all over the globe how they can adapt this mindset to keep up with the highest levels of business competition.

In addition to being an Olympian and accomplished sports journalist, Leslie is also a self-made entrepreneur. She is the founder of Maxie Media Group, a company that provides PR consulting to influential clients. Leslie’s natural-born leadership skills have made her an inspirational female role model and a sought-after speaker at events.

Leslie Maxie has cultivated success in front of the camera, behind the camera, as well as in sports and entertainment boardrooms around the world. Contact the Mollie Plotkin Group today to inquire about booking Leslie Maxie for your corporate or private event.

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Mike Rowe

  • TV host, writer, narrator, producer, actor, and spokesman
  • Keynote Speaker for Fortune 500 Companies
  • Founder of mikeroweWORKS Foundation
  • Honored by Future Farmers of America, Skills USA, and the Boy Scouts of America
  • Named one of Forbes’ 10 Most Trustworthy Celebrities in 2010, 2011, and 2012

Mike Rowe is a multi-talented individual who has made a name for himself as a TV host, writer, narrator, producer, actor, and spokesman. He is best known as the creator of Discovery Channel’s Dirty Jobs. Fortune 500 companies hire Mike Rowe as a keynote speaker to give their workforce confidence and gratitude from a blue-collar perspective. Additionally, Mike Rowe has partnered with several iconic brands such as Ford, Walmart, Lee, and many others.

Today, Mike runs the mikeroweWORKS Foundation which awards scholarships to students pursuing a career in the skilled trades. Future Farmers of America, Skills USA, and the Boy Scouts of America honor him as a close associate. Furthermore, Forbes identified Mike as one of the country’s 10 Most Trustworthy Celebrities in 2010, 2011, and 2012.

Mike Rowe is available to be booked for corporate and private events. He is also well-known for his keynote and motivational speaking. Contact the Mollie Plotkin Group today to inquire about Mike Rowe’s fees.

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Keynote Speakers for Macro-Economics & Business Conferences

Mark Zandi

  • Keynote Speaker and Subject Matter Expert in Economics and Finance
  • Chief Economist and Co-Founder of Moody’s Economy.com
  • Trusted Non-Partisan Economic Advisor for High-Level Officials

Mark Zandi is a renowned economist and finance expert, known for his expertise in national and global economics. He is frequently featured on major news outlets such as CNBC, NPR, and CNN, providing insight into the latest economic trends. As the Chief Economist and co-founder of Moody’s Economy.com, Zandi directs the company’s research and consulting activities, ensuring that businesses and governments have access to timely economic research.

Dr. Zandi is also a trusted non-partisan economic advisor for high-level officials. He has provided insight for both Republican and Democratic administrations, including serving as an economic advisor to John McCain during his presidential campaign. Dr. Zandi earned his BS from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania and his Ph.D. at the University of Pennsylvania.

In addition to his work as an economist, Dr. Zandi is a sought-after keynote speaker on economics and finance. His presentations are known for their insightful analysis and practical advice for businesses and individuals alike.

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Robert Genetski

  • Keynote Speaker, Columnist, Author, and Leading Authority in American Economics
  • Humor and Anecdotes to Simplify Complex Economic Principles
  • Classical Economic Principles, Economic Forecasts, and Financial Consulting

Robert Genetski is a renowned keynote speaker, columnist, author, and leading authority in American economics. Publications such as The Wall Street Journal, Forbes, and Investors Business Daily have featured his insights. He has also made appearances on Fox News and CNN.

Organizations hire Robert Genetski for his use of humor and anecdotes to simplify complex economic principles. For five consecutive years, he was named one of the top five speakers in the field of economics and finance.

Dr. Robert Genetski is an ardent advocate of classical economic principles. He received his Ph.D. in economics from NYU and then opened his own economic and financial consulting service. Since then, he has served on the board of several public companies and provides economic insights to his readers.

Throughout his career, he used his knowledge to create economic forecasts that correctly predicted the nation’s economic movement. From the revival in the 1980s and 1990s to the financial collapse of 2008.

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Gil Baram

  • Thought Leader, Cybersecurity Expert, and Keynote Speaker
  • Artificial Intelligence Threats, Women in Cybersecurity and Information Technology
  • Consulting, Research, and Strategy Development

Dr. Gil Baram is a renowned cybersecurity expert with a passion for researching global threats and developing methodologies to support decision-making. She is a thought leader who shapes strategy and designs policy through rigorous research, analysis, and industry-leading analytical insights. Dr. Baram is available to speak at corporate and private events, including cybersecurity conferences and organizations such as Cycon and the International Institute of Strategic Studies.

Dr. Baram’s speaking topics include the threats that artificial intelligence may pose and the important role of women in cybersecurity and information technology. She has been hired by consulting firms such as Citadel and Kazuar to speak at their meetings and conferences.

Dr. Baram’s expertise extends to consulting, research, and strategy development. She has worked with various organizations to develop effective cybersecurity strategies that mitigate risks and protect against cyber threats.

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Dr. Baram is an accomplished woman in the field of cybersecurity who recognizes the growing gap between the number of men and women in this field. She is passionate about encouraging more women to pursue careers in cybersecurity and information technology.

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Stuart Diamond

  • Professor, Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist, attorney, entrepreneur, and author
  • Negotiation expert and trainer
  • Author of the New York Times best-seller Getting More

Stuart Diamond is a renowned professor who has taught negotiation for over 20 years at the University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School of Business. He is also a Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist, attorney, entrepreneur, and author. Currently, he teaches the course Engineering Negotiation at the University of Pennsylvania School of Engineering and Applied Science and a Negotiations Course at Penn Law School.

Diamond’s book on negotiation, Getting More, has been widely acclaimed and has been used by Google to train 12,000 employees worldwide. The book has sold over 1.7 million copies and has been translated into 27 languages. It has been named the #1 book to read for your career by The Wall Street Journal’s career site and the best negotiation book of all time by Inc Magazine for Entrepreneurs. The book focuses on perceptions, emotional intelligence, and cultural diversity in negotiations.

Diamond’s Getting More negotiation model has been adopted by U.S. Special Operations for the training of U.S. Special Forces, Green Berets, Navy SEALs, U.S. Marines, and other units. Admiral William H. McRaven, Commander of U.S. Special Operations Command (USSOCOM), named Getting More to his recommended reading list for military science.

Diamond provides training and consulting in negotiation and problem-solving for a diverse international clientele facing internal and external issues as well as private companies, associations, universities, and companies of all sizes. Diamond has become one of the top keynote speakers for conferences that focus on negotiations and communications.

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Yossi Sheffi

  • Keynote Speaker, Best-Selling Author, and Expert in Systems Optimization, Risk Analysis, and Supply Chain Management
  • Elisha Gray II Professor of Engineering Systems at MIT
  • Founder or Co-Founder of Five Disruptive and Innovative Businesses in Tech and Logistics

Dr. Yossi Sheffi is a renowned expert in systems optimization, risk analysis, and supply chain management. He is a best-selling author of several award-winning books and a frequent contributor to the Wall Street Journal and Supply Chain Management Review. Dr. Sheffi holds the distinguished position of Elisha Gray II Professor of Engineering Systems at MIT.

His latest work, Balancing Green: When to Embrace Sustainability in Business (and When Not to), provides an innovative perspective on the role of business in environmental sustainability. Leading enterprises around the world seek Dr. Sheffi’s expertise for business consultation and keynote speaking.

In addition to his academic achievements, Dr. Sheffi is also a successful founder or co-founder of five disruptive and innovative businesses in tech and logistics.

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Keynote Speakers for Conferences that need New Perspectives on Teambuilding and Innovation

David Kwong

  • Magician, New York Times Crossword Puzzle Constructor, and Keynote Speaker
  • Illusion, Science, Diversity, and Inclusion
  • Persuasion, Influence, and Motivation

David Kwong is a magician and New York Times crossword puzzle constructor who has captivated audiences worldwide. He is a favorite TED Talk speaker and has given keynotes to corporations and associations around the world. David’s speeches demonstrate the principles of illusion and the science of why our brains can be fooled. He also speaks on diversity and inclusion based on his lived experience as an Asian-American entertainer.

As a keynote speaker, David Kwong has pulled back the curtain on magic, explaining the science behind illusion. In his book Spellbound: Seven Principles of Illusion to Captivate Audiences and Unlock the Secrets of Success, he explains how to increase your powers of persuasion and influence. However, David’s speeches go far beyond magic. Cross-pollination is at the core of David’s keynotes. He loves working with his audience to create an entirely unique event.

David Kwong is available to be booked for corporate and private events. He is also well-known for his motivational speaking on persuasion, influence, and motivation. Contact the Mollie Plotkin Group today to inquire about David Kwong’s fees.

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Dr. Frederik G. Pferdt

  • First and Former Chief Innovation Evangelist at Google, Innovation Consultant to the United Nations, and executive coach for Adidas, NASA, SAP, and the FBI
  • Global Thought Leader on Innovation, Keynote Speaker, and Adjunct Professor at Stanford University’s d.school
  • Innovation Culture Creation, Navigating Ambiguity with Design, and Motivational Speaking

Dr. Frederik G. Pferdt is a renowned innovation consultant who has worked with industry leaders such as Google, Adidas, NASA, SAP, and the FBI. As the first Chief Innovation Evangelist at Google, he led the creation of Google’s innovation culture and motivated employees to explore new and radical ideas. Dr. Pferdt is a global thought leader on innovation and has been an Adjunct Professor at Stanford University’s d.school for nearly a decade, teaching graduate classes on navigating ambiguity with design.

Dr. Pferdt’s mission as a keynote speaker is to inspire his audiences to invent their future. His speeches cover a wide range of topics from innovation culture creation to navigating ambiguity with design to motivational speaking. He believes that an innovative mindset is crucial for success in any field.

Dr. Pferdt has built and trained communities of innovation catalysts, ambassadors, and coaches for organizations such as Adidas, UBER, the FBI, NASA, and the NBA. His expertise extends to innovation culture creation, navigating ambiguity with design, and motivational speaking, making him a top keynote speaker for conferences.

Dr. Frederik G. Pferdt’s presentations have been described as transformative by audiences from non-profit groups to Fortune 100 companies. He is available to be booked for corporate and private events. Contact the Mollie Plotkin Group today to inquire about Dr. Frederik G. Pferdt’s fees.

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Dr. Keren Tsuk

  • CEO, Leadership Expert, Organizational Consultant, Wellness Retreat Leader, Lecturer, and Keynote Speaker
  • Ph.D. in Leadership in the 21st Century from The Hebrew University in Jerusalem
  • Author of Mindfully Wise Leadership: The Secret of Today’s Leaders
  • Host of the podcast Mind Your Leadership

Dr. Keren Tsuk is a thought leader and CEO & Founder of Wisdom To Lead. With a Ph.D. in leadership in the 21st century from The Hebrew University in Jerusalem, Dr. Tsuk has over 20 years of experience advising organizations through change and growth. She is an expert in leadership at 21st-century organizations and has developed a holistic approach to addressing organizational challenges and tensions through mindfulness.

Dr. Tsuk authored Mindfully Wise Leadership: The Secret of Today’s Leaders (2021), which was named one of Simon Alliance’s best new leadership books of 2021. Her book expounds on the application of her mindfulness techniques.

In addition to her work as an organizational consultant, Dr. Tsuk is a wellness retreat leader, lecturer, and keynote speaker. She hosts the podcast Mind Your Leadership, where she engages in conversations with thought leaders, CEOs, and managers from various organizations about leading mindfully.

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John Stessel

  • Premier Performing Artist, Celebrity Magician, and Mentalist
  • Modern Style, Magic, and Mystery for Corporate and Private Events
  • Brand Development, Digital Strategy, and Marketing Campaigns for Leading Companies

John Stessel is a celebrity magician and mentalist who brings a contemporary take on magic to corporate and private events. His performances have been featured on popular TV shows such as The Tonight Show, The Today Show, and Good Morning America. Fortune 500 companies, celebrities, and leading brands hire John Stessel for his modern style, magic, and mystery.

In addition to his performing career, Stessel has served as the first official influencer for Bicycle Cards. He oversaw brand development, digital strategy, and the development of a live-streaming web show that he hosted. He has also developed marketing campaigns and brand activations for several companies including iHeart Media and Dixie Brands.

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Keynote Speakers for Leadership & Team Building Conferences

Kevin Reilly

  • Inspirational Keynote Speaker, Author, and Former NFL Linebacker
  • Survivor of Desmoid Tumor and Amputee
  • Corporate Executive with Over 30 Years of Experience

Kevin Reilly is an inspirational keynote speaker, author, and former NFL linebacker for the Philadelphia Eagles. He is also the oldest-known surviving desmoid tumor patient in the world. Despite losing his left arm, left shoulder, and top four left ribs due to life-saving surgery, Kevin refused to let the disease define his life. Today, he shares his remarkable story of how faith, family, and fortitude kept him in the game. With over 30 years of experience as a corporate executive, a career in the NFL, and as an amputee, Kevin has a unique ability to inspire audiences in both their personal and professional lives.

Kevin Reilly is available for corporate and private events and is well-known for his keynote and motivational speaking. Contact the Mollie Plotkin Group today to inquire about Kevin Reilly’s fees.

Kevin Reilly hosts Behind The Lines, a sports talk-show that gives audiences an inside look at the obstacles athletes face on and off the field. Behind The Lines has featured Vince Papale, Mike Quick, and U.S. Olympian Johnny Quinn.

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Kevin is also a column contributor for Jersey Man Magazine, often writing about his life, the lessons he’s learned, and the challenges he’s faced.

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Yvonne Cagle

  • NASA Astronaut, Retired U.S. Airforce Colonel, and Keynote Speaker
  • Global Mapping, Sustainable Energies, Green Initiatives, and Disaster Preparedness
  • Motivational Speaking and Corporate Events

Yvonne Cagle is a retired U.S. Airforce Colonel, NASA astronaut, and keynote speaker. She has been instrumental in NASA’s initiatives in global mapping, sustainable energies, green initiatives, and disaster preparedness. Dr. Cagle is available for corporate and private events and is well-known for her motivational speaking.

Dr. Cagle began her career at NASA as a medical doctor in their Occupational Health Clinic. She designed protocols for NASA remote duty operations during her time there. In 1996, NASA selected Dr. Cagle for two years of astronaut training and evaluation.

Before joining NASA, Dr. Cagle was a commissioned Air Force medical officer in the United Kingdom. She attended the School of Aerospace Medicine at Brooks Air Force Base in Texas and became a certified flight surgeon.

In 2005, Dr. Cagle was assigned to the NASA/ARC as the lead ARC Astronaut Science Liaison. Additionally, she was the Strategic Relationships Manager for Google and other Silicon Valley Programmatic Partnerships. Her mission is to preserve NASA space legacy data for its scientific and historic importance. 

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Jay Shetty

  • #1 Amazon Best-Selling Author, Keynote Speaker, and Host of the #1 Health Podcast in the World
  • Motivational Speaking, Corporate and Private Event Bookings
  • Wellbeing, Engagement, and Purpose Training for Organizations

Jay Shetty is a world-renowned keynote speaker and host of the #1 Health Podcast in the world. He is best known for his Amazon best-selling book Think Like a Monk. Jay is available for corporate and private event bookings and is highly sought after for his motivational speaking. Companies hire Jay to inspire, empower, and train their organizations for wellbeing, engagement, and purpose.

At just 21 years old, Jay Shetty became a monk. After returning home to an 80-hour work week and crushing debt, he built an empire that landed him on Forbes’ 30 under 30 lists. Despite being told by agents and publicists that his podcast would not be successful, Jay persevered and is now one of the most-booked keynote speakers in the world. He is also on the National Geographic Chasing Dreams Council.

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Carey Lohrenz

  • First Female F-14 Tomcat Fighter Pilot in the U.S. Navy, Business Consultant, and Leadership Speaker
  • Winning Under Pressure, Reducing Errors, and Overcoming Obstacles
  • Author of “Fearless Leadership: High-Performance Lessons from the Flight Deck” and “Span of Control: What to do When You Are Under Pressure, Overwhelmed and Ready to Get What You Really Want”

Carey Lohrenz is a trailblazer who made history as the first female F-14 Tomcat Fighter Pilot in the U.S. Navy. Her experience in one of the world’s most challenging environments has equipped her with the fundamentals of winning under pressure, reducing errors, and overcoming obstacles. Carey’s expertise has made her a highly sought-after business consultant and leadership speaker.

Organizations hire Carey for her motivating and engaging keynote presentations where she shares her fascinating experiences operating in a fast-moving, dynamic environment. She is uniquely qualified to help businesses adapt quickly to changing markets and customer needs. Carey’s ability to connect with an audience one-on-one has made her a popular choice for leadership coaching.

Carey is also an accomplished author with two Wall Street Journal and USA Today bestsellers: Fearless Leadership: High-Performance Lessons from the Flight Deck and Span of Control: What to do When You Are Under Pressure, Overwhelmed and Ready to Get What You Really Want. Her books provide practical advice on how to lead high-performing, diverse teams.

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Ben Garland

  • Former NFL Player, Air Force Academy Graduate, and CEO of Wingman63 Foundation
  • Walter Payton NFL Man of the Year Award Nominee and Byron Whizzer White Man of the Year Award Nominee
  • NFLPA Players Inc Advisory Committee Member and Veteran Advocate

Ben Garland is a former NFL player and Air Force Academy graduate who has earned recognition for his achievements both on and off the field. He has been nominated for the Walter Payton NFL Man of the Year Award twice and the Byron Whizzer White Man of the Year Award five times by his teammates.

Garland played for the Denver Broncos, San Francisco 49ers, and Atlanta Falcons, contributing to the success of all three teams as they reached the Super Bowl. Beyond his professional accomplishments, Garland is deeply passionate about working with great people who share his values. He takes pride in being a part of elite and championship teams. He has found success by collaborating with others who are equally driven and motivated.

Garland is also a member of the NFLPA Players Inc Advisory Committee where he promotes and protects the interests of professional football players. In addition to his work with the NFLPA, Garland serves as the CEO of Wingman63 Foundation, a non-profit that supports veterans, youth initiatives, and mental health. He is also a Major in the Air National Guard.

Garland’s dedication to excellence both on and off the field make him an inspiration to those around him. His tireless work ethic and commitment to service are a testament to his character and leadership, and his passion for working with good people has allowed him to achieve great things in all aspects of his life.

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Jon Dorenbos

  • Former NFL Athlete, Magician, and Keynote Speaker
  • Resilience, Forgiveness, and Living a Life of Purpose
  • Storytelling, World-Class Magic, and Motivational Speaking

Jon Dorenbos is a former NFL athlete who played for 14 years in the league. He is also a magician and a keynote speaker who has been a finalist on America’s Got Talent and a regular on The Ellen Show. Jon shares his inspiring journey from tragedy to self-discovery, which is an extraordinary and empowering story of resilience, forgiveness, and living a life of purpose in the face of unfathomable obstacles.

Jon seamlessly incorporates your company message through storytelling and world-class magic, leaving your audience motivated and aligned with your organization’s mission. He is well-known for his keynote and motivational speaking, which covers topics such as resilience, forgiveness, and living a life of purpose. Jon’s expertise extends to storytelling, world-class magic, and motivational speaking.

Audiences from non-profit groups to Fortune 500 companies describe Jon’s presentations as transformative. He is available to be booked for corporate and private events . Contact the Mollie Plotkin Group today to inquire about Jon Dorenbos’s fees.

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Annika Sorenstam

  • Professional Golfer, Entrepreneur, and Motivational Speaker
  • Icon for Female Golfers, Keynote Speaker, and Corporate Event Host
  • Combining Golf, Fitness, and Charity through ANNIKA Brand

Annika Sorenstam is a Swedish professional golfer who is widely regarded as one of the best women golfers of all time. She has become an icon for female golfers around the world. In addition to her successful golf career, Annika is also an accomplished entrepreneur and motivational speaker. She is available to host corporate events and deliver keynote speeches that inspire audiences to achieve their goals.

Towards the end of her professional golf career, Annika Sorenstam began to transition to being an entrepreneur. She combined her passion for golf, fitness, and charity underneath her ANNIKA brand. Today, she continues to inspire others through her speaking engagements and charitable work.

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