All American Speakers Bureau is home of some of the top keynote speakers and sports celebrity entertainers in the country. Let us help you find the right speaker for your corporate event or other function in Illinois, IL.
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With the cost of top speakers on the rise, there are many benefits to booking a local speaker. Many speakers will have different fees for local events (some speakers will discount their fee), or may have different requirements for events located on the east coast vs. the west coast. Generally, the less travel that is required and the easier the event is, the more likely a speaker will consider discounting their fee.
Managing Partner of Spark Partners, a strategy and transformation consultancy; Author of "Create Marketplace Disruption: How to Stay Ahead of the Competition"; former head of business development for PepsiCo and DuPont
Art Smith, chef, author, and television personality has brought back meaning and symbolism to the word "table" and has united families and friends through the sharing of a meal.
An acclaimed documentary host and producer, network and major market news anchor and multimedia production company president, Bill Kurtis has spent the past 35 years creating a body of work that is virtually unparalleled in the field of broadcasting.
Billie Jean King has long been a champion for social change and equality. King created new inroads for women in sports and beyond during her legendary career and she continues to make her mark today.
Born in 1942, Robert Earl Love (nicknamed Butterbean after his favorite food) grew up in Louisiana with thirteen brothers and sisters. Bob's basketball career began with a coat hanger hoop nailed to the side of his grandmother's home. In his imagination, Bob played everyday against the greatest basketball players in the world.
Carl Huffman CSP is a speaker and trainer for many Fortune 500 companies - Siemens, Graybar, Metlife, American Management Association, Ameritech, Hilton Hotels, Mallinckrodt, Munters, CUES and many others for over 20 years.
One of the AL's premier catchers for almost two decades, Carlton Fisk overcame a series of serious injuries early in his career to establish himself as a marvel of durability at baseball's most taxing position. A ten-time All-Star and the all-time leader in home runs by a catcher (351) and in games caught (2,226), Fisk was elected to the Hall of Fame in 2000.
Chris Lytle is a 'Certified Speaking Professional.' The CSP designation is how the National Speakers Association recognizes those individuals who have demonstrated commitment to the speaking profession through proven speaking experience.
With a unique background in performance and communication, Cyndi is a veteran speaker who develops customized learning solutions that are energetic, entertaining, and inventive.
Dennis A. Tito is the Chief Executive Officer of Wilshire Associates Incorporated, a leading provider of investment management, consulting and technology services.
Deborah Axelrod, M.D., is Chief of the Comprehensive Breast Center at Saint Vincent's Medical Center in New York City and Associate Professor of Surgery at New York Medical College.
Dick Butkus was inducted into the Professional Football Hall of Fame, only six years after he retired from his legendary career with the Chicago Bears. After repeated appearances as the starring Middle-Linebacker in the NGL Pro-Bowl, he was selected to the NFL's "All-Time Team."
Bill Metcalf, the Nation's TechnoMotivator, helps people discover new ways to use communication technology by overcoming their fears and engaging their creative thinking.
Dr. Edward J. Zajac joined the faculty of the Kellogg Graduate School of Management in 1986, upon completion of his Ph.D. in organization and strategy at the Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania.
McCormick Tribune Professor of Technology; Director, Center for Research in Technology & Innovation; Chairman, Technology Industry Management Program at Kellogg School of Management
Ed Gubman has spent his 23-year consulting career showing companies how to leverage their most vital competitive asset - their people - to achieve winning business results.
Elene Cafasso is an Executive Coach, and President of Enerpace, Inc. Enerpace works with business leaders to focus on what REALLY matters, while growing themselves, their team and their bottom line.
Emily Oster, a University of Chicago economist, uses the dismal science to rethink conventional wisdom, from her Harvard doctoral thesis that took on famed economist Amartya Sen to her recent work debunking assumptions on HIV prevalence in Africa.
Reminisce for any length of time about the gridiron glory of college and professional running backs and the name Gale Sayers emerges to the forefront. Sayers' work ethic and development of his God-given athletic talents resulted in his selection into the NFL draft by the Chicago Bears. Sayers' entire NFL career (1965-1971) soon became a treasured highlight film. The quick, agile and elusive Sayers caused scores of missed tackles and created never-ending headaches for defensive coaches throughout the league.
Janelle Brittain, President and CEO of the Dynamic Performance Institute, LLC, is an internationally recognized trainer, speaker and consultant with 30 years of business experience in training, management, marketing, sales and turn-arounds.
Jason Fried is the co-founder and President of 37signals, a Chicago-based company committed to building the best web-based tools possible with the least number of features necessary.
Mr. Caslione is a successful global businessman highly sought-after for his expertise and experience in globalization, developing global marketing and global distribution strategies for companies of all sizes....
Linda Blackman, CSP is a motivator extraordinaire who combines her background as a sought-after speaker, author, coach, and consultant with her experience as a coast-to-coast television news anchor, reporter, and talk show host to show her audiences how to attain personal greatness in sales, assertiveness, media savy, and presenting.
Iím Lovette "Luvvie" Ajayi, and Iím a social media and web strategist, having launched AweLuv Consulting after years of doing social media work for nonprofit organizations.
Martha Barletta is an internationally recognized expert and consultant on successful marketing to women, selling to women and women in the workplace. Her eye-opening insights, lively presentation style and practical "how to" suggestions makes her a popular, highly-rated speaker and seminar leader at conferences and corporate meetings. She has been featured in The San Francisco Examiner, The London Free Press, Dagens Industri (Sweden), The Toronto Star, Brandweek, Strategy, Marketing, PROMO, Yahoo! Business Journal and other publications.