Across the globe, companies within the financial services industry are challenged regularly — from adapting to new regulations to achieving the vision of their leading executives. Inspire and entertain your event or meeting guests by booking an experienced and charismatic corporate event speaker.
Former Commander of US and International Forces in Afghanistan, Best-Selling Author, & Co-Founder of the McChrystal Group
General Stanley McChrystal is a four-star general, the former commander of U.S. and international forces in Afghanistan and the former leader of Joint Special Operations Command, which oversees the most sensitive counter-terrorism units. He is widely praised for revolutionizing warfare by fusing intelligence and operations and is credited with the capture of Saddam Hussein and the location and killing al-Qaeda’s leader in Iraq. Secretary of Defense Robert Gates called McChrystal “one of America’s greatest warriors.” McChrystal addresses leadership, teambuilding, and geopolitics.
Legendary Business Leader, Fmr. CEO of Flywheel Sports, & Fmr. President of Nike, Gatorade, & Equinox
World-Class Blind Adventurer
- Local: $55,001 - $75,000*
- US East: $55,001 - $75,000*
- US West: $55,001 - $75,000*
- Europe: $75,001 and up*
- Asia: $75,001 and up*
Erik Weihenmayer is a world-class adventurer, the first blind man to summit Mount Everest, and one of only 150 mountaineers to climb the Seven Summits. His latest and most demanding adventure is kayaking the 277 miles of the Grand Canyon. One of the most exciting and well-known athletes in the world, he never let his lack of vision interfere with his quality of life. Weihenmayer’s feats have earned him incredible press coverage and dozens of awards. He is also the author of two books and addresses leadership, teamwork, overcoming adversity, motivation, and inspiration.
Former White House Press Secretary, Fox News Host, Political Commentator, & Best-Selling Author
Former SEAL Team Six Leader, Naval Special Warfare Development Group, & New York Times Best-Selling Author
Astrophysicist, Space Science Education Lead for NASA, & Inspirational Speaker
Social Robotics Expert & MIT Media Lab Research Specialist
- Local: $10,001 - $20,000*
- US East: $20,001 - $35,000*
- US West: $20,001 - $35,000*
- Europe: $35,001 - $55,000*
- Asia: $35,001 - $55,000*
A leading expert in robot ethics, Dr. Kate Darling is a research specialist at the MIT Media Lab, where she investigates social robotics and conducts experimental studies on human-robot interaction. Forever interested in how technology intersects with society, Kate has a background in law & economics and intellectual property, she explores the emotional connection between people and life-like machines, seeking to influence technology design and policy direction. Her writing and research anticipate difficult questions that lawmakers, engineers, and the wider public will need to address as human-robot relationships evolve in the coming decades. Dr. Darling’s work has been featured in international media, and she has authored multiple academic publications and contributed to industry publications from Vogue to Die Zeit to the BBC, and in 2017, the American Bar Association honored her legal work with the Mark T. Banner Award in Intellectual Property.
Former Director of National Intelligence
Former Director of National Intelligence James Clapper is one of the finest intelligence minds of the 21st century. In the midst of shifting national security policies and varying threats to American interests at home and abroad, Clapper illuminates a broad array of intelligence-related issues.
Our corporate event speakers include name-draw Chief Executive Officers (CEOs) of Fortune 500 companies and leaders of innovative startups that have shaken up industries and found mainstream success. With these experiences, it’s easy to see how they’ve become some of the best speakers for corporate events. Learn about their successes (and failures), hear their advice, and discuss the latest industry challenges.
Our corporate event speakers have spoken at many key meetings, including:
- Executive/Leadership Meetings
- Board of Director Meetings
- Investor Meetings
Bringing one of our top corporate speakers into the fold is more than a learning experience for your company’s decision-makers — it’s also the first step in changing those industry challenges into opportunities.