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Rising to unmatched heights in their careers, APB's business leadership speakers know what it takes to be great and lead others to greatness. Distinguishing themselves as corporate CEOs, public sector leaders, and pioneering thought leaders in their fields, APB's speakers on business leadership offer insightful keynotes and cogent advice on how to effectively lead an organization to success.

Leadership - Business

Retired Chief Executive & Keynote Speaker

Joe Echevarria, the recently retired chief executive of the professional services firm Deloitte LLP is proficient in subjects as diverse as the U.S. economy and the audit and consulting professions to cutting-edge leadership trends in a rapidly...

Global Entrepreneur & Founder, Virgin Group Ltd.

The face, spirit and entrepreneurial mastermind behind Virgin, one of the world’s most dynamic brands, Richard Branson is known for his unique vision, competitive style and showy nature.

Branding Visionary & Founder of FUBU

Credited with creating the urban apparel market, corporate speaker Daymond John is the founder of FUBU and the branding guru on ABC's Shark Tank.

Vice President of Singularity University (SU) Labs, Entrepreneurship Chair and Global Evangelist & Author of The Heretic

Pascal Finette draws you into a spellbinding future where artificial intelligence, robotics, synthetic biology and other exponential technologies solve humanity’s greatest challenges. His masterful presentations make sense of our rapidly...

Founder of Monster.com & Eons.com

As founder of Monster.com and Eons.com, speaker Jeff Taylor is recognized as a visionary business leader. He advises businesses on how to break away from the competition.

Editor & Managing Director, Fast Company

As the Editor & Managing Director of Fast Company, Robert Safian is known for highlighting the “new” in business while keeping reverence for the “tried and true.” Fast Company continues to explore new ways of doing things, no...

Professor, Wharton School of Business & Best-Selling Author of Total Leadership

Since 1984 Stew Friedman has been at Wharton, where he is the Practice Professor of Management. In 1991 he founded both the Wharton Leadership Program – initiating the required MBA and Undergraduate leadership courses – and the Wharton Work/Life...

CEO, Kathy Ireland Worldwide

One of the most successful supermodels in history, business speaker Kathy Ireland is the CEO of Kathy Ireland Worldwide, a design and marketing company.

Technology Innovator & Investor

Robert Herjavec is one of North America's most recognizable business leaders. A dynamic speaker, Herjavec demonstrates his entrepreneurial expertise through his leading role on the Emmy nominated, hit American TV show, Shark Tank.

Co-Founder & CCO (Chief Creative Optimist) of Life is Good

Keynote speaker John Jacobs is co-founder and CCO (Chief Creative Optimist) of Life is Good, which spreads the power of optimism through inspiring art, a passionate community, and groundbreaking nonprofit work.

Co-Founder & CEO (Chief Executive Optimist) of Life is Good

Keynote speaker Bert Jacobs is co-founder and CEO (Chief Executive Optimist) of Life is Good, which spreads the power of optimism through inspiring art, a passionate community, and groundbreaking nonprofit work.

Founder at Rebecca Minkoff

An industry leader in accessible luxury handbags, accessories, footwear and apparel, Rebecca Minkoff’s playful and subtly edgy designs can be spotted around the world on young women and celebrities alike.

CEO & Co-Founder of Rebecca Minkoff

The driving force behind what Morgan Stanley describes as the “stores of the future,” Uri Minkoff is widely regarded as one of the most forward-thinking CEOs in retail. His pioneering use of new technologies and omnichannel customer experience...

Bestselling Author of Smartcuts & Chief Creative Officer of Contently

Shane Snow is an award-winning journalist, entrepreneur, and bestselling author. He is co-founder of the content technology company Contently, which helps creative people and companies tell great stories together. Shane is author of Smartcuts...

Former Acting U.S. Secretary of Labor and Deputy U.S. Secretary of Labor

Seth’s “take-no-prisoners” approach toward identifying and eradicating inefficiencies, coupled with his driven leadership and commitment to accountability, transformed the once-maligned U.S. Department of Labor into the federal government’s...

Chairman of the Rockefeller Foundation

International business speaker Dick Parsons is a senior advisor at Providence Equity Partners, a leading private equity investment firm, and the former chairman of Citigroup.

Former Lead Solo Pilot, US Navy Blue Angels

As Lead Solo Pilot of the Blue Angels, the US Navy's Flight Demonstration Squadron made up of the top 1/10 of the top 1% of all pilots, John Foley had to perform consistently as part of a team in an intense, high-stakes environment. Reaching that...

Award-Winning CNN Commentator & Co-Founder of Inspire52

Mel Robbins is known for "keeping it real" as the co-founder of Inspire52 and as an award-winning CNN commentator and legal analyst. Never disappointing with her real, raw, hilarious delivery style, Robbins speaks at events around the world on...

Entrepreneur, Author, Philanthropist & Inspiration for the Acclaimed Movie The Pursuit of Happyness

Chris Gardner is an Entrepreneur, Best Selling Author and single parent. Gardner’s autobiography, the Pursuit of Happyness, became a New York Times #1 best seller, and is also the inspiration for the critically acclaimed movie of...

Senior Editor-at-Large, Fortune Magazine Bestselling Author/Commentator on Business & Economic Issues

Geoff Colvin is an award-winning thinker, author, broadcaster, and speaker on today's most significant trends in business. As Fortune's Senior Editor-at-Large, he has become one of America's sharpest and most respected commentators on...

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