Overcoming Adversity

Working with The Mollie Plotkin Group is about more than hiring a professional speaker. It’s about working together to create unforgettable live and virtual events, filled with engaging content, extraordinary stories, and enduring lessons. 

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. 

The Top Keynote Speakers in Overcoming Adversity
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    Nicole Lipkin

    Organizational Psychologist, Executive Coach, Author, & Keynote Speaker
    Nicole Lipkin is an internationally recognized keynote speaker who uses her background in clinical psychology and business to redefine organizational culture and improve leadership around the world.
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    Daryl Davis

    Renowned Musician, Author, Race Relations Unifier, & Keynote Speaker
    Daryl Davis is a renowned musician that has also gotten 200 members of the Ku Klux Klan to give up their robes. Over the past 40 years, Daryl has used civil conversation to break down the barriers of racism. Now, he delivers keynote speeches on what the world can learn from his experience.
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    Vernice Armour

    1st Black Female Combat Pilot, Entrepreneur, Author, Keynote Speaker
    Vernice "FlyGirl" Armour is America’s first Black female combat pilot, an entrepreneur, an author, and a keynote speaker known for motivating audiences to Get Gutsy.
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    Bill Walton

    Basketball Hall of Famer, New York Times bestseller, beloved keynote speaker
    Bill Walton is an NBA Hall of Famer, New York Times bestseller, and beloved keynote speaker known for his motivational insight and unbelievable ability to remember and connect with individual audience members.
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    Dhani Jones

    Former NFL, TV Host, Philanthropist
    Dhani Jones is an entrepreneur, philanthropist, NFL linebacker, author, and TV host who played with the New York Giants, Philadelphia Eagles and Cincinnati Bengals.
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    Chris Waddell

    13X Paralympic Medalist, Motivational Speaker
    13X Paralympic Medalist, named by the Dalai Lama as an Unsung Hero of Compassion, Chris Waddel holds the most medals of any male mono skier in Paralympic history and was the first ambassador of the International Paralympic Committee.

    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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    Jerry Rice

    Best-Selling Author, Sportscaster, 3x Super Bowl Champion
    Pro Football Hall of Famer, ESPN & NBC analyst, NYT best-selling author and three-time Super Bowl champion Jerry Rice is widely regarded as the best wide receiver to ever play in the NFL, holding the most NFL records of any player.
    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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    WNBA Player Tully Bevilaqua holding a basketball.

    Tully Bevilaqua

    WNBA Champion, Former WNBA Player
    Former professional basketball player Tully Bevilaqua is a WNBA Champion of the Indiana Fever and Kim Perrot Sportsmanship Award winner.
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    Keynote Speaker Jay Shetty in a green-grey t-shirt, smiling.

    Jay Shetty

    Best-Selling Author, #1 Health Podcast Host
    Top-booked keynote speaker, best-selling author, and #1 health podcast host Jay Shetty is the premier speaker and executive coach of the decade. 
    Keynote Speaker Marcus Allen in a suit and tie, smiling.

    Marcus Allen

    CEO, Former Pro Basketball Player, Motivational Speaker
    Marcus Allen, CEO of Big Brothers Big Sisters Independence and former professional basketball player, is trusted by Fortune 500 companies as a sales motivational and DE&I speaker.
    Olympian Keynote Speaker Margaret Hoelzer smiling and holding her medals.

    Margaret Hoelzer

    Olympic Medalist Swimmer, Children’s Advocate, Motivational Speaker
    Margaret Hoelzer is an Olympian keynote speaker and spokesperson for the National Children's Advocacy Center. Inquire for availability.
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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.
    U.S. Olympian Johnny Quinn with an American flag draped around his shoulders.

    Johnny Quinn

    Olympic Medalist, Bobsledding, Motivational Speaker
    Hire Olympian Johnny Quinn, an in-demand keynote speaker that excels in both virtual and in-person events with an all-American message.

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