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APB In The News

From their latest book releases to their newest professional projects, APB speakers are on the move and in the news. Whether you are looking to hear about the newest book from your favorite business speaker, interested in viewing the latest and greatest motivational speaker videos, or looking for an update from a speaker on education, APB’s In the News section will provide you with all of the latest updates on keynote speakers.

WATCH: Newly Released Trailer of 'Stronger' Based on APB Speaker Jeff Bauman’s Book

Fri, 2017-06-23

“I saw the bomber. He took my legs, but he didn’t break me…He only made me STRONGER.” -Jeff Bauman

The trailer of Stronger, a film adaptation of APB speaker Jeff Bauman’s book on the Boston marathon bombing, was just released! The film, starring Jake Gyllenhaal, tells Jeff’s story of resilience and triumph. Before April 15, 2013, Bauman was a normal 27-year-old. After the bombing, which claimed both of his legs, he emerged a hero and a fighter. Credited with identifying those guilty of the crime, Bauman contributed to making justice happen for so many who suffered that day. The film is set to be released in September of this year.

Putting Patient Stories Back into Healthcare: Read Alexandra Drane’s Article for 'The Boston Globe'

Thu, 2017-06-22

Healthcare is about so much more than treating physical ailments and diseases. It involves several often overlooked challenges including caretaking, financial stress, relationships between families and loved ones, and more. Technology entrepreneur and APB speaker Alexandra Drane witnessed these firsthand when her part-time job as a cashier at Walmart opened her eyes to the struggles facing people from all walks of life. In an opinion piece for The Boston Globe, Drane describes the serious tolls such stresses take on both physical and mental health.

APB Speaker Lee Woodruff Joins Sheryl Sandberg to Discuss the Power of Resilience

Wed, 2017-06-14

Best-selling author, CBS contributor and APB speaker Lee Woodruff was interviewed by the Chief Operating Officer at Facebook, Sheryl Sandberg, via Facebook Live. Woodruff discussed her book In An Instant with Sandberg, which chronicles her family’s journey of healing after her husband was severely wounded in Iraq. From receiving “the call no one wants” about her husband being wounded while reporting for ABC’s World News Tonight to the intense uncertainty in dealing with a traumatic brain injury, Lee Woodruff personifies hope, strength and determination.

APB Speaker Jeffrey Tambor Narrates Stories from a Lifetime of Acting in His New Memoir 'Are You Anybody?'

Wed, 2017-05-17

In his new memoir, Are You Anybody?, APB speaker Jeffrey Tambor weaves together stories from the roles he plays both on and off stage. Exploring the characters he has played and the lessons he has learned along the way, Tambor offers a hilarious, heartfelt take on life's successes and setbacks.

APB Speaker Wes Moore Is Announced as New CEO of the Robin Hood Foundation

Tue, 2017-04-25

Author, veteran and transformative leader Wes Moore, was announced as the new chief executive officer of the nonprofit Robin Hood.

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