Corporate Entertainment Acts

Leading Authorities represents the best in corporate entertainment speakers, from big, name-draw acts to smaller groups who offer a big experience. We can help you choose the right act for your budget and goals based on who will make the biggest impact on your audience. From comedians and mentalists to impressionists and big musical stars, we have memorable corporate entertainment options and entertainment speakers for any event, including trade shows, conventions, sales meetings, holiday parties, award banquets, company picnics, and more.

Let us know if you are interested in one of our speakers for your event.

Request a custom list of ideas for you event. Leading Authorities regularly sources top-tier entertainment from the music, television, and comedy industries.

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Request a custom list of ideas for you event. Leading Authorities regularly sources top-tier entertainment from the music, television, and comedy industries.
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Grammy-Nominated Creator of "Poetic Voice" & Inspirational Speaker

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  • Local: $35,001 - $55,000*
  • US East: $35,001 - $55,000*
  • US West: $35,001 - $55,000*
  • Europe: $75,001 and up*
  • Asia: $75,001 and up*

A schoolteacher turned actor, musician, two-time national poetry slam champion, entrepreneur, and award-winning poetic voice, any given day may now find Sekou keynoting at a leadership conference as a corporate event entertainer, helping a Fortune 500 company with brand messaging, or even performing pieces for Barack Obama in Oprah’s backyard. Sekou is the creator of Poetic Voice, a new, cutting-edge speaking category that seamlessly fuses inspirational speaking with spoken word poetry to make messages more moving and memorable. For over 15 years, Sekou Andrews has been helping the world’s largest organizations deliver relevant information with riveting inspiration through an innovative, unconventional category of speaking called “Poetic Voice.”

Editorial Cartoonist for The Economist & The Baltimore Sun

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  • Local: $10,001 - $20,000*
  • US East: $10,001 - $20,000*
  • US West: $10,001 - $20,000*
  • Europe: $20,001 - $35,000*
  • Asia: $35,001 - $55,000*
Kevin Kallaugher (Kal) is the international award-winning editorial cartoonist for the Economist and The Baltimore Sun. His diverse portfolio includes more than 8,000 cartoons, 140 covers, and six books. In lively, illustrated presentations, Kal draws on stage while touching on themes like the uniqueness of our political system and the role of cartoons in free speech. He shares insights on current events, politics, and the economy and offers audiences a unique surprise to take home after his talks. He has lectured at TED, Harvard, Pixar, and Google among others. Offering an exciting twist for meetings and events, his presentations are always funny, interactive, and memorable.

Magician and Former NFL Player

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  • Local: $75,001 and up*
  • US East: $75,001 and up*
  • US West: $75,001 and up*
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As an entertainer for over twenty years, Jon is known as the NFL's “Magic Man" and is respectfully referred to as the "Entertainer's Entertainer." He also has performed personally for Jason Stathum, Nicholas Cage, Garth Brooks, Magic Johnson, the entire New England Patriots football team, Joe Montana and Dan Marino.

Singer/Songwriter, Five For Fighting

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  • Local: $35,001 - $55,000*
  • US East: $35,001 - $55,000*
  • US West: $35,001 - $55,000*
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John Ondrasik, better known by his celebrity stage name Five for Fighting, is a platinum-selling, Grammy nominated famous American singer-songwriter who has released six major albums and sold more than 2.5 million records and whose hits include “100 Years,” “Superman (It’s Not Easy),” “Chances,” “The Riddle,” “Freedom Never Cries,” and “What If.” Ondrasik offers audiences an intimate evening of storytelling, humor, and great music for conference entertainment. He offers insights on the creative process and innovation while sharing stories and playing his most famous songs.

Workplace Expert, Keynote Speaker, Author, Emcee and Humorist

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  • Local: $10,001 - $20,000*
  • US East: $10,001 - $20,000*
  • US West: $10,001 - $20,000*
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Joel fuses his knowledge of improvisation and his experience with the corporate world to create presentations that make a difference. His humor and style create a positive and comfortable environment for his audience that allows them to take risks and explore their creativity.

Executive Producer, Show Host & Podcaster

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From the Baltimore Opera to QVC shopping channel, Executive Producer and TV Host Mike Rowe has had hundreds of jobs and relished his role as a chronic freelancer. He’s best known as the “dirtiest man on TV,” a title he earned on the hit TV series Dirty Jobs, where he traversed all 50 states; completed 300 different jobs; and transformed cable television into a landscape of swamps, sewers, and coal mines. He has narrated hundreds of documentaries about space, nature, dinosaurs, and how stuff works. Mike also runs the mikeroweWORKS Foundation, a 501(c)(3) public charity that works hard to debunk myths about the skilled trades and help close the skills gap.

Experts on Teambuilding

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  • Local: $10,001 - $20,000*
  • US East: $10,001 - $20,000*
  • US West: $10,001 - $20,000*
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Take two guys with chainsaws. Put them in tights, throw in a Garden Weasel, and what do you get? An amazing team called The Passing Zone, who will make you laugh and, you just might learn something about teamwork. These Guinness World Record holders custom design their show to drive home sales messages, corporate themes, and corporate missions.

For almost 50 years, The Second City has been the training ground for a host of famous alumni including John Belushi, Mike Myers, Gilda Radner, Tina Fey, Steve Carell, Stephen Colbert, and countless stars of stage and screen. Second City Communications works with corporate groups to create a fun, interactive and unconventional approach to training and entertainment.

Synthesizer of Art and Business

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  • Local: $20,001 - $35,000*
  • US East: $35,001 - $55,000*
  • US West: $20,001 - $35,000*
  • Europe: $75,001 and up*
  • Asia: $75,001 and up*

As an internationally recognized graffiti artist, author and entrepreneur, Erik redefines the term “keynote speaker.” Pulling from his history as both a businessman and an artist, he has grown to become one of the most sought-after corporate speakers available today. Erik’s on-stage painting seamlessly becomes a visual metaphor to the core of his message, encouraging organizations toward profitability through innovations and superior levels of performance. His list of clients includes AT&T, Disney, London School of Business, Microsoft, FedEx, Exxon Mobil, Ernst & Young, and XPrize; Erik has even been featured as a TED presenter. The responses received have been nothing short of incredible, with standing ovations to prove it.

Actor, Director, Producer, Writer & Social Activist

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  • Local: $75,001 and up*
  • US East: $75,001 and up*
  • US West: $75,001 and up*
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  • Asia: Please Inquire

Jason Alexander, best known as Seinfeld's George Costanza, is an award-winning and internationally-known actor and comedian for event entertainment. He has also had an active career on the stage, appearing in several Broadway musicals and winning the Tony Award as Best Leading Actor in a Musical.

Emmy & Peabody Award Winner

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  • Local: $20,001 - $35,000*
  • US East: $20,001 - $35,000*
  • US West: $20,001 - $35,000*
  • Europe: Please Inquire
  • Asia: Please Inquire

Former Wall Street lawyer, investment banker and now rising star on the comedy scene, Mecurio combines his quick wit and intelligence with his innovative improv abilities to create a hilarious and unique comedy experience. A top comedian and entertainment hire, Mecurio worked on the Daily Show with Jon Stewart as well as his own comedy series on HBO.

Hire Live Entertainment For Your Next Corporate Event

Want to hire live entertainment speakers for a corporate event? Need to keep it business-appropriate? Our corporate entertainers for hire keep your event business-rated but far from boring. With their vast experiences, from working on hit television shows such as Saturday Night Live and Seinfeld to entertaining packed arenas, we will help you to find the perfect entertainer for your corporate get-together.

And our team of industry professionals has more than 20 years of experience sourcing and booking the most in-demand and hard-to-find entertainment acts for a variety of different clients such as corporations and associations, to name a few. Our consultative approach to corporate entertainment is unique in the lecture industry. Instead of focusing on your budget, we want to know all about your company, your operation, your event, and your audience so we can create a customized and tailored list of entertainment speakers recommendations for you and your team to consider.

That kind of hands-on and personalized approach ensures you’re not just hiring any entertainer, but instead you are bringing in an entertainer your audience will love. And when your audience is happy, you’re happy too. To put an even bigger smile on your face, we also take care of the logistics for hiring live entertainment as well as the bundling of event extras into your package.

Browse our ever-growing list of available entertainment acts and talent today to see how diverse our entertainment speakers are and what these motivational celebrity speakers will each bring to your event.

If you have questions or want to learn more about booking entertainment for an upcoming event or meeting, contact our team!

To get in touch with a member of our team right away regarding motivational celebrity speakers, you can also fill out the form below, email us at Contact@lauthorities.com, live chat with a member of our team online, or call us at 1-800-SPEAKER.

If you are looking for a specific speaker not listed above, we still encourage you to contact our team as we specialize in placing hard-to-find and in-demand keynote speakers from all around the world, which may not be listed on our website.