Leading Authorities speakers bureau represents top issue area speaking duos that enhance presentations with their varied viewpoints. Whether you're looking for a political point-counterpoint from speakers on either side of the aisle, or two issue experts to expand on complex topics such as health care, Leading Authorities can offer top speaking duos for your event that'll make your audience say, "wow!"
Renowned Non-partisan Political Analysts
Charlie Cook and Stu Rothenberg are synonymous with the highest-caliber election forecasting and analysis in the business. For decades, they have been Washington’s most trusted – and most accurate – voice on all things political. Using poll numbers, economic indicators, historical data, and entertaining anecdotes, they address the fortunes of each Party in a balanced, non-partisan way.
Dynamic Political Speaking Duo
Donna Brazile and Ana Navarro bring their political clout, unparellled insights from the world of politics, and candid stories from behind the scenes to deliver an entertaining and practical talk about the hottest political topics. Despite hailing from opposing political parties, these pundits join forces to give audiences the latest in geopolitics, election forecasting, and much more.
Co-Founders of Axios and Political and New Media Speaking Duo
Jim VandeHei and Mike Allen are two of the nation’s most influential journalists. For years, they worked together building the nationally renowned digital media company POLITICO, transforming it from a newcomer on Captiol Hill to the website and accompanying newsletter that all of Washington considered a “must-read.” Now, they are co-founders of disruptive media company Axios, delivering quick, punchy news and insights on politics, business, media, and technology to a smart and highly-engaged audience. The company has already proved a disruptive force in the digital media space, specializing in high-quality news and analysis easily shared across social platforms by the country’s influential readers.
Elite Geopolitical Duo
Gen. Allen, the former Presidential Special Envoy to Counter ISIL and Ken Pollack, a former CIA official and senior fellow at the Center for Middle East Policy at the Brookings Institute deliver a detailed presentation on the challenges in the Middle East and what it means for business in America. Their perspectives, a meld of military, diplomatic, intelligence, and policy points of view, allow them to deliver a uniquely well-rounded analysis that helps audiences breakdown the current environment and think about the short-, medium-, and long-term risks and rewards.
Disruptive Innovation Visionaries
For 30 years, Steep and Strickland have been at the forefront of technology innovation. As executives running operations for companies including Apple, Kodak, and the world-renowned Xerox PARC, they have built, managed, and helped transform companies by leveraging the power of technology to deliver innovation and new groundbreaking
scalable business models.
High-Energy & Revered Political Analyst Duo
Ana Navarro and Bakari Sellers are highly-respected political analysts and operatives who boast deep ties within their respective parties and the Hispanic and African American communities. Passionate debaters who regularly appear on CNN, Sellers and Navarro are not afraid to address disagreements head-on while retaining the eloquence and intelligence they have come to be known for. Larger-than-life, witty, and ready to dig deep into an arsenal of material to support their views, this duo delivers a heavy-weight presentation full of insight, humor, and healthy debate of deeply-held political values.
White House Insiders, Media Veterans
Stephanie Cutter and Nicole Wallace bring Oval Office clout—and anecdotes—to their sharp political commentary and analysis. Cutter, a former deputy senior advisor to President Obama and CNN political commentator, and Wallace, a best-selling author and former White House director of communications, cut through political spin for a straight-forward, insider’s look at the issues that matter most in Washington.
Elite Geopolitical Duo
The former director of the CIA and NSA and the former chief of the British Secret Intelligence Service (MI6), Gen. Hayden and Sir John Scarlett share the stage to outline the impact of today’s biggest international events. They discuss how we gather intelligence in today’s environment and how two countries work together and share data especially in times of crisis. Their unique perspective on the evolving security situation has audiences holding their breath and making notes of the obstacles and opportunities ahead.
The back-and-forth banter between charismatic speakers can up the engagement of your audience to a new level. It also opens the opportunity for unexpected questions and trains of thought, which can set your event apart from others in the area as well as boost the satisfaction of your attendees and leave them thrilled that they chose your duo event to learn about a topic that's critical to their profession.
A few examples of the types of event discussions our dynamic speaking duos can lead include, but are not limited to:
- Cyber Security
- And much more!
Whether you're looking for dynamic duos in politics or celebrity dynamic duos, you'll find a team that fits your event like a glove at Leading Authorities. Our team is familiar with duo events and can give you tips and insider info on what's exciting audiences today. While considering the needs and characteristics of your audience, we'll create a custom list of (speaker) duos to ensure you choose the right political dynamic duo for your event.
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Give your event a surprise twist with the power, charisma, and knowledge of formidable political duos, famous female celebrity duos, or respected cyber security duos. At Leading Authorities, Inc. speakers bureau, we'll help you find the best set of duo speakers by learning everything about your event, from its budget to its theme. Plus, our team will take care of the details, like booking flights, adding speaker extras, and ensuring your speakers are ready to go at showtime.
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