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Thought Leader, Disruptor, Visionary
Stuart is an award winning entrepreneur, critically acclaimed author of 2 books, an expert panelist on numerous TV shows, host of a hit radio show, has a sought after podcast, and has thousands worldwide tune in each week for his thought provoking videos weekly.
Maestro Wes Williams
Rap Legend, Speaker, Author
Speaker, Writer, Capacity Creator, Podcaster, TEDx Speaker, Entrepreneurship Professor
Melanie has helped thousands with their personal bandwidth. As the Capacity Management Expert, TEDx speaker and Professor, she shares powerful strategies, moving stories and staggering stats to help people discover their own capacity and ultimately how to respect it!
J. Paul Nadeau
Speaker, Published Author, Podcaster, Mindset Negotiator
Paul Nadeau is a former hostage negotiator, international peacekeeper, and Special Victims Unit Detective who has used what he discovered during his many years of professional service to write a best-selling book on how to beat self-sabotage and live the life you deserve to live.
Emmy Award-Winning Keynote Speaker, Author and Professional Drummer
Clint Pulver is a professional keynote speaker, author, musician, pilot, and workforce expert. He has been featured by BusinessQ Magazine as a “Top 40 Under 40,” and, as a professional drummer, he has appeared in feature films and on America’s Got Talent.
Duane "D.O." Gibson
Rapper, Motivational Speaker
Duane “D.O.” Gibson is a Guinness World Record setting rapper (longest freestyle ever 8 hours and 45 minutes). He has performed over 2500 shows from schools in Canada to concerts in Europe, Asia and throughout the US. He’s had Snoop Dogg provide him with freestyle topics, and Drake has even been in one of his videos.
Youth Speaker, Social Entrepreneur, Community Advocate
Dillon is extremely passionate about community engagement and human behaviour. He is also an alumnus of the Top 35 under 35 Global Changemaker awards, the Co-founder of PickWaste (featured on CBC, CTV, and CityNews), and a TEDx & Canadian Youth Speaker.
Veteran Speaker, Author, Comedian, Silver Lining Prospector
Since 1989, Founder of Pep Talk, Ian Tyson has been entertaining and inspiring audiences around the world. He combines humour and positivity into every interaction. Always heartfelt and energetic, Ian is passionate about making a difference for others.
JUNO-Nominated Singer-Songwriter, Storyteller & Keynote Concert Creator
Peter Katz is one of Canada’s most in-demand speakers, delivering highly customized ‘Keynote Concerts’ to organizations around the world. Peter has been described by many of his fans and speaking clients as "a thunderbolt for the soul”.
Wrestler, Speaker, Storyteller,
Philanthropist and Dad
Cody is a professional wrestler with IMPACT Wrestling, seen on millions of TV's every week. He also a youth speaker on positivity and the power of perseverance. He also leads his Give'r For Charity initiative for Children's charities across Canada.
Speaker, Coach, Resilience Expert
Mark Black is the only man in history to run a marathon with someone else's heart and lungs. He has spoken to nearly a quarter-million people around the world. Mark helps people build their internal resilience so they can thrive in challenging times.
Mindfulness Teacher, Poet & Lover-of-Life
Janine Hogg is a spirited speaker and gifted poet, who brings her passion for connectivity to everything she does. With a voice that’s been said to “bring people home to themselves,” Janine’s imagery-rich offerings are like poetry for the soul.
Speaker, Comedian, Seasoned Stutterer
A lifelong stutterer turned Forbes featured TEDx Speaker and Stand-up Comedian, Joze Piranian inspires people who hold back to overcome their "inner stutter" so they can skyrocket their potential in life. He speaks 6 languages and stutters in all of them!
Humanitarian, Speaker, Educator, Unshakable Optimist
Carla Cuglietta is an award winning humanitarian and personal leadership educator and coach. Carla has a deep belief that leadership is a mindset. She has helped thousands of people get from where they are now, to where they want to be through personal leadership.
8-Time TEDx Speaker and Creator of “Thank U Live.”
Blake Fly is a Husband, Dad and 8-time TEDx speaker. He is the creator of the 55-year event series called “Thank U Live,” the annual experience for entrepreneurs around the world to look back on their year, celebrate their progress and appreciate the people in their lives.
Podcaster, Blogger, Joy Maker, Reveller
Hayley Press is loud and lively about reminding you to prioritize joy for yourself. She is here to help you revel in life and to do more of what makes you happy. This Reveller is sure to get you motivated and moving! WARNING: ridiculous dancing may occur.
TEDx Speaker, “Art of Life-ing” Founder, Award-Winning Marketer
Keka fills people’s hearts with joy and their souls with strength.Whenever self-doubt creeps in, Keka helps you re-center to believe in yourself, so you can DO life on-purpose and on your own terms. Keka calls this: “The Art of Life-ing!”