Tips, Tricks and Secrets for Getting More Speaker Bookings

Tips, Tricks & Secrets for Getting More Speaker Bookings

Ever wonder how some speakers fill their calendars? We’ve assembled an exceptional panel of experts who will share what’s worked for them in creating a full schedule of high quality speaking events. And yes, there will be lots of time to ask questions!

Join us to learn how to get more speaker bookings – what works and what doesn’t – from people who really know.

Valerie Cade, CSP

Valerie CadeAfter serving as the CEO of one of Canada’s largest training companies for 10 years moving the company from financial “challenges” to a profitable success, Valerie decided to follow her passion and dedicate her resources and talents to Stopping Workplace Bullying. Through a combination of speaking, training, consulting, authorship and online learning, she has created a way in which to “get them to buy”! Valerie is considered to be one of North America’s top experts on coping with and stopping Workplace Bullying and her book: Bully Free at Work has been distributed in over 100 countries worldwide.? ?Has she made mistakes? Oh yes. Has she wanted to quit? You bet. Has she come from behind? Yes, not once but twice. Has she been able to create a sustainable and profitable business? Yes. And she will now share her ‘how’. With regard to sales, her motto is “How I Made 90% of My Revenue in 30% of My Time”

Dr. Larry Ohlhauser, MD  CSP  ICD.D

Dr. Ohlhauser is a force to be reckoned with. He has piloted jet airplanes, thwarted an impending heart attack and spoken publicly to thousands, on how to avoid ending up in the morgue early. Add a best sellingDr. Larry Ohlhauser book, “The Healthy CEO” and you have a man who infuses life with energy, purpose, and passion.

Dr. Ohlhauser was named one of the top 100 Physicians of the century by the College of Physicians and Surgeons and the Alberta Medical Association. He received the Alberta Centennial Medal in recognition of outstanding service to the people and province of Alberta. He was named the top Canadian TEC speaker for 2007 and 2010. He recently received the highest earned international recognition of professional speakers, the Certified Speaking Professional (CSP) designation, from the National Speakers Association.

As the President and CEO of Ohlhauser & Associates, Dr. Ohlhauser consults in healthcare strategy and management for large multinational corporations and government institutions.  He urges everyone to “Be the CEO of their health” and shows people how to slow down and recognize the importance of the physical, relational, and financial wellness in their lives.

Brenda Smith

Brenda SmithAs a Sales Associate for LimeLight Group, a speaker and entertainment bureau located in Dartmouth Nova Scotia, Brenda spent three years helping clients source and secure the perfect talent for their event. During this time Brenda also helped many speakers understand what clients were looking for and how the speaker could improve their odds of being booked.  Although no longer with a bureau, Brenda still receives calls from past clients asking her to help them and although not actively pursuing business in their area, she is always open to providing insight.”

Wayne Lee, CSP

If there’s one thing peak performance experts like Wayne Lee agree on, it’s that the mind is capable of leading us anywhere. Wayne’s own journey to excellence was fueled by an unrelenting passion for entertainingWayne Lee and empowering people. From a childhood fascination with magic and visualization, Wayne’s gift for seeing and acting on what’s possible has grown to international proportions. He is one of North America’s premier corporate presenters, a veteran of thousands of successful shows, a published author and peak performance coach to professionals in all walks of life.


David Papp

David Papp

Our social media sound bite this month with tech expert David Papp will provide quick tips for home studio videos and Skype interviews. David will provide recommendations on equipment to use, how to prepare your environment, and a checklist regarding the lighting, sound, overall location, & you!

Sign up for our last event before the summer on June 9.  You won’t want to miss it.


Venue Map

Date | Times

June 9, 2016
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM


Panel Discussion
Getting Booked


Sawridge Inn Edmonton South
4235 Gateway Blvd.
Edmonton, Alberta


Member Early Bird - $10.00 - Member Late Registration - $20.00
Non Member Early Bird - $45.00 - Non Member Late Registration - $55.00


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