Janet Evans is widely considered as one of the greatest female distance swimmers of all time. In 1987, when she was only 15 years old, Evans broke the world record in the 400m, 800m and the 1,500m freestyle. At the 1988 Seoul Olympics, she won her first gold medal in the 400m individual medley. Three days later, she won the 400m freestyle by more than two seconds and broke her own world record by 1.6 seconds. She added a third Olympic victory in the 800m freestyle that same year.
In addition to her stunning swimming career, Evans has made her presence felt outside the pool as well. She has established herself as a successful commercial spokesperson, author, reality television personality, and highly-sought after speaker. Janet's career as a motivational speaker started at the young age of 16, with her powerful message and passionate energy catapulting her to the top of the most requested keynotes list. She has addressed audiences for prominent organizations in a wide array of industries including: Technology, Healthcare, Real Estate, Telecommunications, Apparel, Banking, Insurance, Trade Associations, packaged goods, non profits and many others. With her charming style and natural grace on a podium, Janet has engaged and inspired veteran salesman and senior executives alike!