- American Journalist, Correspondent and Vice President for Current TV; Captor of North Korea
Laura Ling is the host and reporter on E! Investigates, a documentary series on the E! Network, which explores topics such as teen suicide and the challenges faced by military spouses. Prior to joining the E! Network Ling served as Vice President of Current TV's journalism department and created Current's weekly investigative documentary series Van ...Former Governor of Hawaii; Youngest Mayor of Maui; Economy & National Defense Thought Leader
Governor Linda Lingle is an experienced leader who has proved under fire that she can articulate a clear vision of where she wants to take an organization, how to get there, and convince others to join her. Whether being elected the youngest Mayor of Maui at age 37, the first Republican Governor of Hawaii in 40 years, or winning reelection with the ...Recognized Authority on Customer Service and Leadership; Former Head of Training, Disney
Doug Lipp is a distinguished international consultant, eight-time author, and former head of training at the legendary Disney University. Through riveting examples and powerful, relevant stories about innovation, service, value and leadership, Doug pulls back the curtain and reveals the behaviors, tools and attitudes that are representative of cul ...Five-Time Olympic Medalist and 2008 All-Around Champion Gymnast; Celebrated Speaker and Spokesperson
Winning 5 Olympic medals at the 2008 Beijing Olympics was only the beginning for Nastia Liukin. As the 28.7 million Americans who watched the Games know, Liukin parlayed her extraordinary athletic prowess into a gold medal in all-around gymnastics"one of only three U.S. women ever to do so. Upon returning from Beijing, Nastia has become America's s ...
- Navy’s First Female F-14 Fighter Pilot
Carey Lohrenz knows what it takes to win in one of the highest pressure, extreme environments imaginable: in the cockpit at Mach 2.As the first female F-14 Tomcat Fighter Pilot in the U.S. Navy, having flown missions worldwide as a combat-mission-ready United States Navy pilot, Lohrenz is used to working in fast moving, dynamic environmen ...fee range: $25,000 - $40,000Head Football Coach, University of Virginia; 2011 ACC Coach of the Year
Mike London's first year as Virginia's head football coach was a whirlwind of activity. His energy and passion for the Cavalier program made an immediate impact, generating a newfound enthusiasm for Virginia football. The personable London worked tirelessly to build relationships with the University's faculty and staff, alumni and former players, f ...Author; Media Personality; Founder of Valtimax Consulting
David Lorenzo is a bestselling author, media personality, and sales expert who has built five successful businesses during the past 24 years. His most impressive projects include taking corporate housing company from start-up to over $50 million in annual revenue and leading a professional services firm from start-up to over $250 million in revenue ...Preeminent Authority on Leadership and Workforce Issues; Former President and CEO of the Society for Human Resource Management
Mike Losey has built a well-earned reputation as a compelling, engaging and insightful storyteller. A former corporate executive and past president and CEO of the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM), he draws upon and shares examples of how the lives of employees and their families have been touched by "People-Centered Leadership". Losey's ...
- Life Balance Expert; Bestselling Author of Stop Screaming at the Microwave, Touching Tomorrow, and I Used to Have a Handle of Life but it Broke
Mary LoVerde believes life is a balancing act. Her passion is finding creative ways to live a joyful and successful life. As an internationally recognized expert in life balance strategies, she has delighted audiences from Bangkok to Biloxi with her step-by"step strategies for a more balanced life. Embraced by both men and women alike, her diverse ...Celebrity Comedian and Television Personality; Host, HBO's Real Time; New York Times Bestselling Author
Whether skewering Republicans, Democrats, the mass media or Hollywood, Bill Maher is one of the most perceptive and hilarious satirists at work today. From the podium he delivers his trademark blend of devastating social commentary and politically incorrect humor that always leaves audiences begging for more. Bill first gained fame as the host of A ...fee range: Inquire for DetailsHealth Care Futurist; New York Times Best-Selling Author; NBC News & Fox News Medical Commentator; John Hopkins Surgeon and Professor of Health Policy
Dr. Marty Makary is the New York Times best-selling author of Unaccountable, a 2012 Library JournalBook of the Year—a book about how transparency is revolutionizing medicine and empowering patients. He is also the author of Mama Maggie: The Untold Story of One Woman’s Mission to Love the Forgotten Children of Egypt’s Garbage Slums, which ...fee range: Inquire for DetailsPreeminent Authority on Green Business and Corporate Sustainability; Acclaimed Author, Strategies for the Green Economy
Hailed by the Associated Press as "the guru of green business practices," Joel Makower has been a prominent leader in corporate environmental issues, clean technology and green marketing for over 20 years. Effectively integrating the seeming incompatible elements of business, the environment and the bottom line, Makower has guided global corporatio ...