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Gold Medal Olympian, Four-time World Champion, Entrepreneur and High Performance

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 Adam Kreek Biography

Adam Kreek is a four-time World Champion, Olympic Gold Medalist, Entrepreneur, and High-Performance Expert.

A self-described "positive realist," Adam has used his Olympic experience to become one of North America’s top Management Consultants and Executive Coaches. With degrees and certifications from Stanford University, UBC Sauder School of Business, and Queens Smith School of Business, he has become a guest lecturer at the University of Victoria and teaches the strategies and skills of leadership, high performance and perseverance to corporate and government teams globally through keynotes, workshops, and online seminars.

Adam has coached, trained and taught hundreds of thousands of people including teams at Microsoft, General Electric, Mercedes-Benz, L’Oreal, Shell, YPO, EO, TEDx, but most importantly, Adam walks the talk. Kreek runs two small corporations – KreekSpeak Business Solutions and Ergo Eco Solutions, a low carbon initiative that connects small businesses with small governments.

During his 13-year rowing career, Adam won over 60 medals, 27 in international competition, with 43 of these being gold medal or first place performances. After his Gold medal performance at the Beijing 2008 Olympics, Adam and his teammates were inducted into the BC Sports Hall of Fame and voted runner up as Canada's top team of the year.

Adam is also an Athlete Ambassador for Right to Play, a non-profit organization that uses play to rehabilitate youth in war-torn regions of the world, and a Big Brother, with Big Brothers and Big Sisters. As a board member of the organization Clean Air Champions, Adam speaks to youth across Canada about the connection and importance of taking care of human and environmental health. Adam is also a Play It Cool Athlete Representative with the David Suzuki Foundation and The Climate Project Canada.

As an elected member of the Canadian Olympic Committee (COC), Adam represents the viewpoints of fellow and upcoming Olympic athletes. He also co-hosted the launch of the 2010 Olympic Torch Relay on CBC, with Ian Hanomansing from Victoria and is a lead athlete with Gold Medal Plates, a key organization raising funds for Olympic athletes in Canada.

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  • Shared Leadership: Lessons In Effective Teamwork

    Adam Kreek shares his philosophy of Shared Leadership and answers the question: How can we create teams full of leaders to maximize group potential and resilience? Successful teams are filled with leaders. Kreek explores ways of fostering impactful leadership in competitive team environments. From 2001 to 2008, his team lost and won publicly on the world stage, learning powerful lessons in the process. Kreek shares a spectrum of tools and techniques gained from personal experience and his lifelong study of high performance.

  • Managing Change for Success

    Adam Kreek empowers individuals and teams to accept, embrace, and thrive in times of change. In his hallmark down-to-earth manner, Kreek illustrates how to harness the lessons of high performance and apply strategies to transition from current practices to desired states. Keynote and Workshop deliverables: • Participants are empowered to accept and embrace change • Participants gain up-to-date knowledge and resources on best practices in change management • Participants gain the tools necessary for consistent self-improvement in changing environments • Participants experience Adam’s ethic and insights on positive realism and learn how to apply this strategy in all areas of life

  • Optimum Health and Wellness for Peak Performance

    From a childhood plagued with ADHD, to Stanford University, the Olympic Gold Medal podium, and honored as Canada’s 2010 Athlete Leader of the Year, Adam Kreek’s journey to success required a learned understanding of the integral relationship between nutrition, physical health, mental wellness, and peak performance. Adam offers science-based, gold medal strategies for sustaining health, wellness, and achievement across personal and work endeavors. Audiences gain an intimate understanding of what it takes to reach optimum health and wellness and the advantages once attained.

  • The Power of Adventure for Human and Environmental Health

    Olympic Gold Medalist Adam Kreek uses the medium of adventure to expose, connect, and educate others about the wonder and beauty of our natural world. He believes that the more intimately we experience our outdoor spaces and natural resources, the more likely we are to use and conserve them effectively. He will share insights on using adventure and sport as platforms to support conservation and effective management of our natural resources to ensure long term human and environmental well-being. Kreek is the representative for the Canadian Wildlife Federation’s Sail for Wildlife Program and other conservation initiatives, and has a background in Geotechnical Engineering and Hydrology. He works with multiple not for profit groups seeking to restore and better human and environmental health.

  • Plan for Disaster and Ensure Success

    When disaster strikes, it's too late to plan. Jobs, communities, and lives are at stake. In the Bermuda Triangle 800 miles from land, Adam Kreek was trapped inside a flooding cabin when his ocean-rowboat flipped. Exceptional safety preparation allowed him to survive this ultimate disaster. Kreek shares lessons from his death-defying experience, the international race course, and the business world to embolden your organization’s safety culture. Have you planned effectively for risk while avoiding analysis paralysis? Do your teams have the courage to communicate safety with each other? Managers and front-line workers will learn: • Effective use of frank communication in a safety culture • Project Management insights from three years of planning this $500,000 adventure • Essential tools of visioning and preparation for the worst case scenario • The development of unbreakable confidence for successful execution in crisis • Using disaster planning to better your business bottom line Get your audience thinking: “Wow. I am motivated to champion a safety culture. I will plan for safety and act safely.”

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    Booking fees for Adam Kreek, or any other speakers and celebrities, are determined based on a number of factors and may change without notice. Pricing often varies according to the circumstances, including the talent's schedule, market conditions, length of presentation, and the location of the event. Speaker fees listed on this website are intended to serve as a guideline only. In some cases, the actual quote may be above or below the stated range. For the most current fee to hire Adam Kreek, please fill out the booking request form or call our office at 1.800.698.2536 to speak with an experienced booking agent.
  • WHO IS THE AGENT FOR Adam Kreek?

    All American Entertainment has successfully secured celebrity talent like Adam Kreek for clients worldwide for more than 15 years. As a full-service talent booking agency, we have access to virtually any speaker or celebrity in the world. Our agents are happy and able to submit an offer to the speaker or celebrity of your choice, letting you benefit from our reputation and long-standing relationships in the industry. Fill out the booking request form or call our office at 1.800.698.2536, and one of our agents will assist you to book Adam Kreek for your next private or corporate function.
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Adam Kreek

Gold Medal Olympian, Four-time World Champion, Entrepreneur and High Performance

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Adam Kreek Biography

Adam Kreek is a four-time World Champion, Olympic Gold Medalist, Entrepreneur, and High-Performance Expert.

A self-described "positive realist," Adam has used his Olympic experience to become one of North America’s top Management Consultants and Executive Coaches. With degrees and certifications from Stanford University, UBC Sauder School of Business, and Queens Smith School of Business, he has become a guest lecturer at the University of Victoria and teaches the strategies and skills of leadership, high performance and perseverance to corporate and government teams globally through keynotes, workshops, and online seminars.

Adam has coached, trained and taught hundreds of thousands of people including teams at Microsoft, General Electric, Mercedes-Benz, L’Oreal, Shell, YPO, EO, TEDx, but most importantly, Adam walks the talk. Kreek runs two small corporations – KreekSpeak Business Solutions and Ergo Eco Solutions, a low carbon initiative that connects small businesses with small governments.

During his 13-year rowing career, Adam won over 60 medals, 27 in international competition, with 43 of these being gold medal or first place performances. After his Gold medal performance at the Beijing 2008 Olympics, Adam and his teammates were inducted into the BC Sports Hall of Fame and voted runner up as Canada's top team of the year.

Adam is also an Athlete Ambassador for Right to Play, a non-profit organization that uses play to rehabilitate youth in war-torn regions of the world, and a Big Brother, with Big Brothers and Big Sisters. As a board member of the organization Clean Air Champions, Adam speaks to youth across Canada about the connection and importance of taking care of human and environmental health. Adam is also a Play It Cool Athlete Representative with the David Suzuki Foundation and The Climate Project Canada.

As an elected member of the Canadian Olympic Committee (COC), Adam represents the viewpoints of fellow and upcoming Olympic athletes. He also co-hosted the launch of the 2010 Olympic Torch Relay on CBC, with Ian Hanomansing from Victoria and is a lead athlete with Gold Medal Plates, a key organization raising funds for Olympic athletes in Canada.

Adam Kreek Videos

  • Adam Kreek - Gold Medal Olympic Rower
    Adam Kreek is an expert in high performance. An Olympic gold-medal winning rower who was named Athlete Leader of the Year in 2010, Adam seeks to help...
  • I Seek Failure: Adam Kreek at TEDxVictoria 2013 - YouTube
  • Adam Kreek's New Whitehall Boat Dolly - YouTube

Adam Kreek Speaking Topics

  • Shared Leadership: Lessons In Effective Teamwork

    Adam Kreek shares his philosophy of Shared Leadership and answers the question: How can we create teams full of leaders to maximize group potential and resilience? Successful teams are filled with leaders. Kreek explores ways of fostering impactful leadership in competitive team environments. From 2001 to 2008, his team lost and won publicly on the world stage, learning powerful lessons in the process. Kreek shares a spectrum of tools and techniques gained from personal experience and his lifelong study of high performance.

  • Managing Change for Success

    Adam Kreek empowers individuals and teams to accept, embrace, and thrive in times of change. In his hallmark down-to-earth manner, Kreek illustrates how to harness the lessons of high performance and apply strategies to transition from current practices to desired states. Keynote and Workshop deliverables: • Participants are empowered to accept and embrace change • Participants gain up-to-date knowledge and resources on best practices in change management • Participants gain the tools necessary for consistent self-improvement in changing environments • Participants experience Adam’s ethic and insights on positive realism and learn how to apply this strategy in all areas of life

  • Optimum Health and Wellness for Peak Performance

    From a childhood plagued with ADHD, to Stanford University, the Olympic Gold Medal podium, and honored as Canada’s 2010 Athlete Leader of the Year, Adam Kreek’s journey to success required a learned understanding of the integral relationship between nutrition, physical health, mental wellness, and peak performance. Adam offers science-based, gold medal strategies for sustaining health, wellness, and achievement across personal and work endeavors. Audiences gain an intimate understanding of what it takes to reach optimum health and wellness and the advantages once attained.

  • The Power of Adventure for Human and Environmental Health

    Olympic Gold Medalist Adam Kreek uses the medium of adventure to expose, connect, and educate others about the wonder and beauty of our natural world. He believes that the more intimately we experience our outdoor spaces and natural resources, the more likely we are to use and conserve them effectively. He will share insights on using adventure and sport as platforms to support conservation and effective management of our natural resources to ensure long term human and environmental well-being. Kreek is the representative for the Canadian Wildlife Federation’s Sail for Wildlife Program and other conservation initiatives, and has a background in Geotechnical Engineering and Hydrology. He works with multiple not for profit groups seeking to restore and better human and environmental health.

  • Plan for Disaster and Ensure Success

    When disaster strikes, it's too late to plan. Jobs, communities, and lives are at stake. In the Bermuda Triangle 800 miles from land, Adam Kreek was trapped inside a flooding cabin when his ocean-rowboat flipped. Exceptional safety preparation allowed him to survive this ultimate disaster. Kreek shares lessons from his death-defying experience, the international race course, and the business world to embolden your organization’s safety culture. Have you planned effectively for risk while avoiding analysis paralysis? Do your teams have the courage to communicate safety with each other? Managers and front-line workers will learn: • Effective use of frank communication in a safety culture • Project Management insights from three years of planning this $500,000 adventure • Essential tools of visioning and preparation for the worst case scenario • The development of unbreakable confidence for successful execution in crisis • Using disaster planning to better your business bottom line Get your audience thinking: “Wow. I am motivated to champion a safety culture. I will plan for safety and act safely.”

FAQs on booking Adam Kreek

  • How to book Adam Kreek?

    Our booking agents have successfully helped clients around the world secure talent like Adam Kreek for speaking engagements, personal appearances, product endorsements, or corporate entertainment for over 15 years. The team at All American Entertainment represents and listens to the needs of organizations and corporations seeking to hire keynote speakers, celebrities or entertainers. Fill out a booking request form for Adam Kreek, or call our office at 1.800.698.2536 to discuss your upcoming event. One of our experienced agents will be happy to help you get pricing information and check availability for Adam Kreek or any other celebrity of your choice.
  • How much does it cost to book Adam Kreek?

    Booking fees for Adam Kreek, or any other speakers and celebrities, are determined based on a number of factors and may change without notice. Pricing often varies according to the circumstances, including the talent's schedule, market conditions, length of presentation, and the location of the event. Speaker fees listed on this website are intended to serve as a guideline only. In some cases, the actual quote may be above or below the stated range. For the most current fee to hire Adam Kreek, please fill out the booking request form or call our office at 1.800.698.2536 to speak with an experienced booking agent.
  • Who is the agent for Adam Kreek?

    All American Entertainment has successfully secured celebrity talent like Adam Kreek for clients worldwide for more than 15 years. As a full-service talent booking agency, we have access to virtually any speaker or celebrity in the world. Our agents are happy and able to submit an offer to the speaker or celebrity of your choice, letting you benefit from our reputation and long-standing relationships in the industry. Fill out the booking request form or call our office at 1.800.698.2536, and one of our agents will assist you to book Adam Kreek for your next private or corporate function.
  • What is a full-service talent booking agency?

    All American Speakers is a "buyers agent" and exclusively represents talent buyers, meeting planners and event professionals, who are looking to secure celebrities and speakers for personal appearances, speaking engagements, corporate entertainment, public relations campaigns, commercials, or endorsements. We do not exclusively represent Adam Kreek or claim ourselves as the exclusive booking agency, business manager, publicist, speakers bureau or management for Adam Kreek or any other speaker or celebrity on this website. For more information on how we work and what makes us unique, please read the AAE Advantage.

Adam Kreek is a keynote speaker and industry expert who speaks on a wide range of topics . The estimated speaking fee range to book Adam Kreek for your event is $10,000 - $20,000. Adam Kreek generally travels from VictoriaCanada and can be booked for (private) corporate events, personal appearances, keynote speeches, or other performances. Similar motivational celebrity speakers are Pat Croce, Pat Williams, Scott McKain, Afterburner and Scott Klososky. Contact All American Speakers for ratings, reviews, videos and information on scheduling Adam Kreek for an upcoming event.

Adam Kreek Speaker Videos

  • Adam Kreek - Gold Medal Olympic Rower
    Adam Kreek is an expert in high performance. An Olympic gold-medal winning rower who was named Athlete Leader of the Year in 2010, Adam seeks to help organizations build stronger teams, create and...
    I Seek Failure: Adam Kreek at TEDxVictoria 2013 - YouTube
  • Adam Kreek's New Whitehall Boat Dolly - YouTube

Adam Kreek Speaking Topics

  • Shared Leadership: Lessons In Effective Teamwork

    Adam Kreek shares his philosophy of Shared Leadership and answers the question: How can we create teams full of leaders to maximize group potential and resilience? Successful teams are filled with leaders. Kreek explores ways of fostering impactful leadership in competitive team environments. From 2001 to 2008, his team lost and won publicly on the world stage, learning powerful lessons in the process. Kreek shares a spectrum of tools and techniques gained from personal experience and his lifelong study of high performance.

  • Managing Change for Success

    Adam Kreek empowers individuals and teams to accept, embrace, and thrive in times of change. In his hallmark down-to-earth manner, Kreek illustrates how to harness the lessons of high performance and apply strategies to transition from current practices to desired states. Keynote and Workshop deliverables: • Participants are empowered to accept and embrace change • Participants gain up-to-date knowledge and resources on best practices in change management • Participants gain the tools necessary for consistent self-improvement in changing environments • Participants experience Adam’s ethic and insights on positive realism and learn how to apply this strategy in all areas of life

  • Optimum Health and Wellness for Peak Performance

    From a childhood plagued with ADHD, to Stanford University, the Olympic Gold Medal podium, and honored as Canada’s 2010 Athlete Leader of the Year, Adam Kreek’s journey to success required a learned understanding of the integral relationship between nutrition, physical health, mental wellness, and peak performance. Adam offers science-based, gold medal strategies for sustaining health, wellness, and achievement across personal and work endeavors. Audiences gain an intimate understanding of what it takes to reach optimum health and wellness and the advantages once attained.

  • The Power of Adventure for Human and Environmental Health

    Olympic Gold Medalist Adam Kreek uses the medium of adventure to expose, connect, and educate others about the wonder and beauty of our natural world. He believes that the more intimately we experience our outdoor spaces and natural resources, the more likely we are to use and conserve them effectively. He will share insights on using adventure and sport as platforms to support conservation and effective management of our natural resources to ensure long term human and environmental well-being. Kreek is the representative for the Canadian Wildlife Federation’s Sail for Wildlife Program and other conservation initiatives, and has a background in Geotechnical Engineering and Hydrology. He works with multiple not for profit groups seeking to restore and better human and environmental health.

  • Plan for Disaster and Ensure Success

    When disaster strikes, it's too late to plan. Jobs, communities, and lives are at stake. In the Bermuda Triangle 800 miles from land, Adam Kreek was trapped inside a flooding cabin when his ocean-rowboat flipped. Exceptional safety preparation allowed him to survive this ultimate disaster. Kreek shares lessons from his death-defying experience, the international race course, and the business world to embolden your organization’s safety culture. Have you planned effectively for risk while avoiding analysis paralysis? Do your teams have the courage to communicate safety with each other? Managers and front-line workers will learn: • Effective use of frank communication in a safety culture • Project Management insights from three years of planning this $500,000 adventure • Essential tools of visioning and preparation for the worst case scenario • The development of unbreakable confidence for successful execution in crisis • Using disaster planning to better your business bottom line Get your audience thinking: “Wow. I am motivated to champion a safety culture. I will plan for safety and act safely.”

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All American Entertainment (AAE) exclusively represents the interests of talent buyers, and does not claim to be the agency or management for any speaker or artist on this site. AAE is a talent booking agency for paid events only. We do not handle requests for donation of time or media requests for interviews, and cannot provide celebrity contact information.

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