Energetic Trailblazers From The World Of Sports
Last week, we ran a poll on Twitter that asked our followers to tell us what they most want out of a speaker. The top response? Energy and enthusiasm.
We represent candid, funny, and inspiring speakers from the buzzing and high-energy world of sports who captivate audiences while imparting serious wisdom and insight about leadership, marketing and sales, and getting ahead. Take a look at four energetic trailblazers from the world of sports that are available for speaking engagements below.
4 Energetic Trailblazers From The World Of Sports
- Bill Rasmussen, Founder of ESPN
- Molly Fletcher, Pioneering Female Sports Agent & CEO
- Susan O’Malley, Former President of the Washington Capitals and the Washington Wizards & First Female President of a Professional Sports Franchise
Sarah Robb O’Hagan, CEO of Flywheel Sports, Former Global President of Gatorade, & Former GM at Nike
Keep reading to learn more about each of these four energetic trailblazers from the world of sports and click on the links below to browse through each of their individual speaker profile pages and find out more about their speaking topics.
Founder of ESPN
ESPN founder, Bill Rasmussen, draws on his humorous and relaxed speaking style to take audiences back to 1978 when an all-sports network was just a fledgling idea. With an honest look at the creation of a major global brand, Bill calls upon his audiences to be better leaders, more effective risk takers, and more entrepreneurial business people by avoiding complacency at all costs. See more on Bill Rasmussen here.
Pioneering Female Sports Agent & CEO
Called the “female Jerry Maguire” by CNN, Molly Fletcher is an incredibly personable and inspiring sports agent and CEO who paved the way for women in her field. Fletcher’s speeches are tailored and offer behind-the-scenes intel on making connections with clients—including her confidence-driven, trademark sales advice to “behave as if you already have the business.” See more on Molly Fletcher here.
Former President of the Washington Capitals and the Washington Wizards & First Female President of a Professional Sports Franchise
Susan O'Malley was the first female president of a professional sports franchise and one of our most-popular motivational speakers. She over saw the largest ticket revenue increase in the history of NBA franchises. Now a business professor, she shares hilarious and upbeat anecdotes and lessons learned from a life of unprecedented success. See more on Susan O’Malley here.
CEO of Flywheel Sports, Former Global President of Gatorade, & Former GM at Nike
Sarah Robb O'Hagan, the CEO of Flywheel Sports, former global president of Gatorade, and former GM and marketing director at Nike, is a rock-star who fires up audiences with the tactics she used at Gatorade and Nike to reinvent tired lines of business and expand market share. A unique combination of motivational speaker and practical business advice, Sarah pairs stories about reinventing products (putting Apple sensors in Nike+ shoes, for example) with personal anecdotes of her successes and failures (she talks about being fired and how it taught her to be bold). She’s high-energy and NICE—whether meeting your CEO or an audience member, Sarah is personable, easy to work with, and goes out of her way to connect. See more on Sarah Robb O’Hagan here.
If you don’t see your perfect match in this short list of speakers, see more speakers from the world of sports, which includes elite athletes and award-winning sports commentators, among others.
To learn more about these for one of these phenomenal sports speakers or to check their pricing and availability, contact our team today.