Kory Stevens

CEO & Founder of Taft

CEO & Founder of Taft

Travels From Travels From:
Provo, UT, USA
Speaking Fee Speaking Fee:
REQUEST BOOKING INFORMATION

Kory Stevens Biography

What do actor Dwayne Johnson, singer Tim McGraw and NBA player Dwanye Wade have in common? Look down at their feet. All three celebrities are big enthusiasts of the high-end footwear from Taft Clothing. Taft was launched by Kory Stevens and his wife Mallory, 26, in 2014—originally as a sock company. They switched to shoes a year later, making colorful twists on classic kicks like oxfords and lace-up boots. "Companies keep designing the same shoes over, and over, and over. There's an underserved market of men who want to stand out," says Stevens.

Taft's footwear start at $235 and go up from there. Many come in playful two-tone versions. And there have also been gold-floral-print boots and ones with snake-skin-like detailing.

Kory, a Brigham Young grad who once dreamed about becoming a consultant, handles product design and operations. Mallory runs the marketing strategy. They brought it in outside money for the first time this year—$5 million from several angel funds, as well as uber fan Dwayne Wade.

BOOK Kory Stevens

Speaker profile last updated by AAE Talent Team on 01/25/2024.

Kory Stevens Videos

  • Kory Stevens' Legacy: It's All About the People - YouTube
    Kory Stevens' Legacy: It's All About the People ... Taft Co-founder and CEO Kory Stevens isn't nearly as interested in how he is remembered ...
  • Kory Stevens: 20 in Their 20s - YouTube
    Congratulations to Kory Stevens, CEO & Founder of Taft. He is being honored as one of Utah ...
  • Inside the Story: Selling men's shoes becomes booming business ...
    Kory and Mallory Stevens never thought the... ... Mallory Stevens never thought they would be selling shoes one day with their business, Taft.

FAQs on booking Kory Stevens

  • How do I book Kory Stevens to speak at my event?

    Our experienced booking agents have successfully helped clients around the world secure speakers like Kory Stevens for speaking engagements, personal appearances, product endorsements, or corporate entertainment since 2002. Click the Check Availability button above and complete the form on this page to check availability for Kory Stevens, 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 speaking fee information and check availability for Kory Stevens or any other speaker of your choice.
  • What are the speaker fees for Kory Stevens

    Speaking fees for Kory Stevens, or any other speakers and celebrities, are determined based on a number of factors and may change without notice. The estimated fees to book Kory Stevens are for live events and for virtual events. For the most current speaking fee to hire Kory Stevens, click the Check Availability button above and complete the form on this page, or call our office at 1.800.698.2536 to speak directly with an experienced booking agent.
  • What topics does Kory Stevens speak about?

    Kory Stevens is a keynote speaker and industry expert whose speaking topics include Business, Entrepreneurism, Sales, Sales, Marketing and Branding.
  • Where does Kory Stevens travel from?

    Kory Stevens generally travels from Provo, UT, USA, but can be booked for private corporate events, personal appearances, keynote speeches, or other performances. For more details, please contact an AAE Booking agent.
  • Who is Kory Stevens’s agent?

    AAE Speakers Bureau has successfully booked keynote speakers like Kory Stevens for clients worldwide since 2002. As a full-service speaker 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. Please click the Check Availability button above and complete the form on this page including the details of your event, or call our office at 1.800.698.2536, and one of our agents will assist you to book Kory Stevens for your next private or corporate function.
  • What is a full-service speaker booking agency?

    AAE Speakers Bureau is a full-service speaker booking agency, meaning we can completely manage the speaker’s or celebrity’s engagement with your organization from the time of booking your speaker through the event’s completion. We provide all of the services you need to host Kory Stevens or any other speaker of your choice, including offer negotiation, contractual assistance, accounting and billing, and event speaker travel and logistics services. When you book a speaker with us, we manage the process of hosting a speaker for you as an extension of your team. Our goal is to give our clients peace of mind and a best-in-class service experience when booking a speaker with us.
  • Why is AAE Speakers Bureau different from other booking agencies?

    If you’re looking for the best, unbiased speaker recommendations, paired with a top-notch customer service experience, you’re in the right place. At AAE Speakers Bureau, we exclusively represent the interests of our clients - professional organizations, companies, universities, and associations. We intentionally do not represent the speakers we feature or book. That is so we can present our clients with the broadest and best performing set of speaker options in the market today, and we can make these recommendations without any obligation to promote a specific speaker over another. This is why when our agents suggest a speaker for your event, you can be assured that they are of the highest quality with a history of proven success with our other clients.

Kory Stevens is a keynote speaker and industry expert who speaks on a wide range of topics . The estimated speaking fee range to book Kory Stevens for your event is available upon request. Kory Stevens generally travels from Provo, UT, USA and can be booked for (private) corporate events, personal appearances, keynote speeches, or other performances. Similar motivational celebrity speakers are Jenna Kerner, Jasmine Jones, Brian Jeong, Steven Mazur and Ramy Badie. Contact All American Speakers for ratings, reviews, videos and information on scheduling Kory Stevens for an upcoming live or virtual event.

Tell us about your event!

During normal business hours, we respond to most inquiries within 4 hours.

  • Customized Service

    Our agents find the right fit for your event

  • Unparalleled Database

    Full access to all speakers & celebrities

  • One Stop Shopping

    A reliable and unbiased point of contact

  • Logistics Management

    Your personal Logistics Manager who takes care of all event details

Speakers Similar to Kory Stevens

related speakers Users also viewed these speakers:

This website is a resource for event professionals and strives to provide the most comprehensive catalog of thought leaders and industry experts to consider for speaking engagements. A listing or profile on this website does not imply an agency affiliation or endorsement by the talent.

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.

If you are the talent and wish to request a profile update or removal from our online directory, please submit a profile request form.

TOP