Speaker Description

Daryl Davis

Musician, Author, Compelling Unifier, Klan Whisperer, and Award-winning Conflict Navigator Musician, Author, and award-winning conflict navigator. Driven by a burning question: How can you hate me when you don’t even know me?, he befriended KKK members, learning important communication lessons.

Vernice “FlyGirl” Armour

America’s First Black Female Combat Pilot, Former Marine & Cop; Author, Zero to Breakthrough; and Consultant to Business America’s first black female combat pilot, former marine & cop; author, Zero to Breakthrough; and consultant to business. Inspires individuals and organizations to Get Gutsy and accomplish audacious goals.

Beau Lotto

Neuroscientist, Entrepreneur, and Author of Deviate How we perceive the world is unreliable, yet it drives all our beliefs and actions. Beau Lotto uses brain science to help people see the world and themselves differently. They come away better able to innovate, collaborate, lead, and adapt to changing realities.  

Ron Insana

CNBC Contributor, Trailblazing Financial Journalist, and Bestselling Author The intersection of Wall Street, Main Street, and Washington can have profound impact on your business, industry, and investments. Insana translates market signals and political maneuvers to help audiences protect what they have and find opportunities in any type of market condition.

Bill Walton

Basketball Legend, Sport Broadcaster, & Humanitarian The larger-than-life basketball legend offers lessons from sports that translate to business. Learn the secrets to personal and organizational excellence and how he overcame nearly impossible odds – on the court and off – to persevere and win.

Geoff Colvin

Fortune Magazine & Author, Talent is Overrated Fortune’s Colvin covers the political, economic, technological, and competitive forces driving business disruption and how leaders are responding. His insights help audiences compete, manage risk, and seize opportunity.

Bob Woodward

Legendary Washington Post Investigative Reporter & Author 20 Bestsellers The preeminent political investigative journalist of our time brings audiences insights on Washington politics they won’t get anywhere else. His non-partisan talks shun bias and are based on his search for the truth in Washington.

Katty Kay

BBC World News Anchor & Author, The Confidence Code Washington-based BBC news anchor gives audiences a non-partisan look at U.S. politics and global affairs from a different angle. She also speaks to women’s groups – inspiring them with a message about confidence and success.

Mike Abrashoff

Former Navy Captain & Author, It’s Your Ship Former captain who led the best ship in the U.S. Navy, the USS Benfold. He inspires audiences to rethink how their organizations work and discover new paths to breakthrough performance.