Meet the Team

Empowering gamechangers, innovators, and mavericks since 2001

Illustration of Suzanne Yavor

VP, Strategy & Client Relations



Our speakers present remotely and in-person to public, private, and student audiences as a part of distinguished lecture series, conferences, campus events, private company retreats, fundraisers, and festivals.

Workshops & Experiences

Engage your audience with photography, storytelling, and poetry workshops, filmmaking seminars, and other guided excursions.

Bespoke Events

Have a big idea? We create custom events for donors, VIP clients, and your core team. Reach out for more information.


In Good Company

We have provided Speakers for these leading organizations.


Interested in Private Coaching?

The distance between your big idea and the rest of the world is bridged by your ability to articulate it.

We coach a broad range of speakers—executives, adventurers, scientists, journalists, and artists. Whether you've been invited to step onto the red circle, you're embarking on a book tour or you have a Board presentation approaching, we can help you put your best foot forward.


Work with Us

What sets us apart is the intention we place on fully understanding your key objective, whether you aim to inspire, entertain, or educate your audience; whether you seek to bond your team, or simply to spark some fresh ideas. Before we recommend a single speaker, we will consider your audience, your venue (or streaming platform), the tone you're seeking, and your wishes for ancillary activities.  We work within your budget and we actively manage your interaction with our speakers from planning, through execution, to measuring success post-event.

Ready to discuss your event?

Have a big idea to share? 


Photos & Artwork:

Portrait illustrations by Margaret Thompson, Cristina Mittermeier onstage at Grosvenor Auditorium, Washington, D.C. by Rebecca Hale, John Moore and Lynsey Addario at a book signing, courtesy John Moore, wine dinner, courtesy Jesse Katz


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