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Celebrity & Entertainment


APB's television speakers include some of the most notable names to ever grace the small screen. As diverse as the television medium itself, our roster can cover virtually any topic. From uplifting and inspirational to informative and educational (and everything in between!), our speakers on television offer a wide array of presentations.


Author / Educator / Social Activist

An expert on cultural diversity, Dr. Bertice Berry is an inspirational and humorous motivator who empowers people to improve their lives. She is the best-selling author of The Ties That Bind.

Former NFL Quarterback & Analyst

One of the most prolific quarterbacks in the history of the NFL, former Kansas City Chiefs great Len Dawson is co-host of HBO's Inside The NFL.

Golf Celebrity

"Life is full of ups and downs, good and bad, but it wouldn't be fun any other way." Living his life by this optimistic philosophy, Gary McCord persisted through years of mediocrity before finding great success in many aspects of the world of...

Author, Self Esteem Coach & Advice Columnist

A woman with a message, speaker Abiola Abrams is an empowerment coach, advice columnist, motivational speaker and author. She is passionate about body image issues, women’s issues, healthy relationships and personal development.

Medicine & Health Commentator

Dr. Peeke is a regular medicine and science commentator for CNN and is a featured medicine and health commentator on National Public Radio. She has also appeared as in-studio expert on the Oprah Winfrey Show, Ted Koppel's Nightline...

Hall of Fame Pitcher

Three time winner of the Cy Young Award, Palmer pitched his way into the Hall of Fame after 21 years with the Baltimore Orioles. He speaks on striving always for the best in every aspect of your life.

Hip-Hop Artist & Actor

LL COOL J is an entertainer who has succeeded in crossing into all mediums of entertainment. Already a talented actor currently starring in NCIS: Los Angeles, two-time Grammy Award winner and NAACP Image Award winner, LL continues to...

Award-Winning Filmmaker & Former CEO of the Black Family Channel

Raised by a single mom on the rough West Side of Chicago, Robert Townsend transcended his environment to become an actor, writer, director, comedian, producer and ultimately, the President and CEO of the Black Family Channel.

Travel Writer & Commentator

America's best-known travel writer and commentator. Maxa's one-hour weekend travel show, "The Savvy Traveler", is one of public radio's biggest hits.

Registered Dietician & Journalist

Registered dietitian Carolyn O'Neil believes that nutrition education is vital today more than ever and professes, "The more you know, the more you can eat." Through more than 20 years of study and television reporting on food, nutrition, and...

Host of Divine Design

Candice Olson is one of North America's leading professional interior designers. Her signature style incorporates creativity, practicality and timelessness to create sophisticated yet accessible designs. Her work reflects her personality -...

Entertainer & Customer Service Expert

Seminar leader Ross Shafer has made meeting planners look like heroes. Funny and relevant, he has addressed such organizations as Microsoft, Toyota and Sprint.

Correspondent for Extra Newsmagazine

Having succeeded in building a successful career in marketing and entertainment, AJ Calloway encourages young adults to strive for academic excellence and pursue entrepreneurship. He is currently a correspondent for Extra.

Environmentalist & Scientist

A leading voice in sustainable ecology, speaker David Suzuki has produced documentaries for Discovery Channel and PBS. He helps society live in balance with the natural world.

Television Host & Comedian

An inspirational entertainer whose career has spanned two decades, speaker Suzanne Whang formerly hosted HGTV's House Hunters and House Hunters International.

Fitness Expert

Bob Harper has skyrocketed from being one of the most in-demand fitness specialists in the Los Angeles area to becoming one of the most recognized and popular lifestyle personalities in the world. Now entering his fourth year as one of the...

E! News Anchor & Actor

Charismatic television and film actor, philanthropist and author Terrence ‘J’ Jenkins is the new co-anchor alongside Giuliana Rancic of the international news program E! NEWS. Jenkins has used his style to mass market himself and his...

Founder of the Arab American Institute

Speaker James Zogby is founder and president of Arab American Institute and hosts the award-winning Viewpoint with James Zogby.

Host, Survivorman

Speaker Les Stroud is a filmmaker and survival expert best known as the host of the TV show Survivorman. He shares survival skills to help people navigate life.

Football Coach & Analyst

The son of Florida State football coach Bobby Bowden, speaker Terry Bowden is one of the top studio analysts in college football. Previously, Bowden was the head football coach at Auburn.

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