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LAI now exclusively represents former Speaker of the US House of R...
If you want to make sure your attendees leave your event feeling engaged and excited, here are several speakers with true amazing stories for you to consider.
TED 2019 kicked off this week in Vancouver with the theme “Bigger Than Us.” We're thrilled to represent many TED speakers, so if you’re looking for a speaker to generate buzz at your next big meeting, look through this list first!
Alex Stamos, the former Chief Security Officer of Facebook, recently stepped down from his position at Facebook and is new to the lecture circuit.
Looking for a new female speaker with a dynamic, tech-focused presentation that breaks down today's biggest breakthroughs in AI, blockchain, bitcoin, robotics, and more? 

Leading Authorities, Inc. Speakers Bureau

Here at Leading Authorities, Inc., a Washington, DC-based speakers bureau, our team of seasoned program consultants and event coordinators are ready to share a customized list of speaker recommendations for your event, hunt down the hard-to-find talent, provide speaker availability updates, and offer speaking fee quotes. We'll do all the speaker research for you, share the latest meeting topic ideas and newest industry trends, and handle the speaker's travel details and logistics, so you can focus on the big picture.

Meet Our Speakers

We are often asked, "Who's hot right now?" on the speaker circuit. Our comprehensive roster of keynote speakers includes sought-after personalities in politics, business, and the media as well as people with incredible inspirational stories. These are the speakers that our clients turn to most often for their events.

Former SEAL Team Six Leader, Naval Special Warfare Development Group, & New...

President at McChrystal Group, Best-selling Author, Leadership Expert, and...

Amy Walter, Political Analyst, Politics and Media

Listen to the debut episode of Amy's program "The Takeaway Fridays."

Former Commander of US and International Forces in Afghanistan, Best-Selling...

"Facts and Fears" is #2 on the New York Times nonfiction best sellers list.

First African American Female Combat Pilot

Watch Our Speakers

Dr. Hakeem Oluseyi: How To Hack The Stars
Adm. Michael Rogers: Facing The New Threat Landscape
Alex Stamos: How To Protect Your Organization From Cyber Threats
Micah Zenko: How To Think Like The Enemy
New Exclusive Female Tech Speaker With TED Talk: Dr. Poppy Crum
Doug Rauch: Culture is Your Company's DNA
Ken Schmidt: Make Some Noise
General John Allen: Lessons In Leadership
Dr. Kate Darling's TED Talk: Robots & Our Emotions

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Lior Zoref Keynote Speaker

3 Takeaways From Lior Zoref’s Keynote On Crowd Wisdom

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3 Takeaways From Lior Zoref’s Keynote On Crowd Wisdom

Crowd wisdom expert, researcher, advisor, TED speaker, and best-selling author, Lior Zoref,...

New Book Out Now from former FBI Acting Director Andrew McCabe

New Book Out Now From Former FBI Acting Director Andrew McCabe

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New Book Out Now From Former FBI Acting Director Andrew McCabe

Leading Authorities exclusive speaker Andrew McCabe, former Acting and Deputy Director of the...

Sekou Andrews

New LAI Exclusive Speaker: Sekou Andrews

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New LAI Exclusive Speaker: Sekou Andrews

We are proud to share that Leading Authorities is now exclusively representing dynamic presenter...

Media Personalities

Major Media Personalities For Your Next Event

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Major Media Personalities For Your Next Event

Are you looking for a name-draw political speaker for your next event? We represent several...

Working Together

We love working with our clients and they love working with us. Together, the three divisions of Leading Authorities, Inc. create and tell stories that inspire action and drive change. At Leading Authorities speakers bureau, we represent the talented speakers who “wow” audiences every time they hit a stage. See how our people can collaborate with your team to create great content, effective communication campaigns, and impactful events. Individually, we never fail to impress—see what can happen when you engage a combination of our team.