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TOP TEN

2010

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I ncredible Speakers With Hot Topics !

Bringing Home Olympic Glory - Inspirational Messages From Top Olympians Mark Tewksbury: Olympic and Humanitarian Champion

Mark Tewksbury knows what it means to be a champion. He burst onto the scene at the Barcelona Olympics with a gold medal victory in the 100-metre backstroke, and would eventually retire a triple medal winner, and become a respected humanitarian champion, sharing the stage with the Dalai Lama and featured at the United Nations conference. An energetic and engaging storyteller, Mark’s rousing presentations use personal anecdotes to illustrate the great traits of champions and inspires us to be champions in our personal and professional lives.

Catriona Le May Doan: Olympic Champion - The Fastest Woman on the Ice

Catriona Le May Doan has done what no other Canadian athlete has ever accomplished, she won an Olympic Gold medal and then successfully defended her Olympic Gold title. This two-time Olympic Gold Medalist and five-time World Champion is one of Canada’s most successful and highly decorated athletes. She is the first and only Canadian individual to defend a gold medal at any Olympic Games. Her presentation on Personal Excellence: Achieving Your Full Potential is an inspiration to all.

Business Minded - Economic Forecasting Pertaining to Your Industry Jeff Rubin: Economist Extraordinaire, Energy Expert and Best Selling Author

Jeff Rubin was the Chief Economist at CIBC World Markets for almost twenty years. He was one of the first economists to accurately predict soaring oil prices back in 2000 and is now one of the world’s most sought-after energy experts. Rubin first caught the attention of financial markets in 1989 with his now-famous call for a 25 percent decline in Toronto real estate prices. Since then, Rubin’s work has often been the subject of national headlines and has been instrumental in raising key issues to the national spotlight.

Sean Wise: Business Superhero

Highly successful Canadian venture capitalist Sean Wise is a modern day business superhero who’s helped raise more than $2 billion. A self-proclaimed “comic book geek,” Wise is now sharing his business superpowers with other entrepreneurs in his new book and speaking topic, How to Be a Business Superhero. Wise compares the strategies of super-icons with modern-day business tactics to create the ultimate business persona. When Wise isn’t fighting business super-villains, he’s behind the scenes advising the hit CBC business reality TV show, Dragons’ Den.

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Issues at Hand - Topics Affecting Canadians Today Rex Murphy: Social Commentator and Editorialist

Rex Murphy is one of Canada’s most respected opinion leaders. His witty intellect and profound insight into issues affecting Canadians are the reasons why they tune in regularly to his weekly CBC radio show, Cross Country Checkup, watch him on CBC TV’s The National and read his column in The National Post. His unique ability to examine a variety of topics articulating them in the most profound, yet digestible way, makes him a great fit for anyone looking for a fresh and honest perspective.

Juliette Powell: Social Media Expert and Entrepreneur

Juliette Powell, an integrated media specialist, has a deep knowledge of the people and technologies at the forefront of social media, and has gained a solid reputation for discovering the latest developments and distilling their social and business implications. Powell’s 2009 book, 33 Million People in the Room: How to Create, Influence and Run a Successful Business with Social Networking is a critical success.

André Picard: National Public Health Reporter

André Picard is one of Canada’s top health and public policy observers and commentators. The official health reporter for The Globe and Mail, Picard is a seasoned communicator who uses a conversational style to reach his audience, often pairing science and research in combination with personal experience and interviews, to put everything into context. His real stories demonstrating what health-care professionals face on a daily basis, are informative and insightful.

Patrick Moore: The Sensible Environmentalist

Dr. Patrick Moore believes that one of our most serious environmental problems can be attributed to the ineffective communication between special interest groups and the business community. A leader of the international environmental movement for more than 30 years, Dr. Moore reveals the myths and misinformation that distort current environmental debates. With topics ranging from The Future of Energy on Earth to Sustainable Development and Health, Moore is a breath of fresh air on the subject of the environment.

Leadership, Motivation and Teamwork - The Keys To Success Michael Clemons: CEO of Toronto Argonauts Football Club

Michael “Pinball” Clemons is a man of unquestionable character and spirit. He is equally renowned for his achievements on the football field as he is for his impact as a motivational speaker. Pinball’s presentations are at once captivating and empowering. He inspires audiences by demonstrating what it means to beat the odds and encourages listeners to use teamwork to achieve their goals.

General Rick Hillier (Ret): Chief of Defence Staff 2005-2008

Rick Hillier’s passion, leadership and outspoken nature have captured the hearts and minds of Canadians across the country. A man who takes pride in his country, his team and the significance of his mission, Hillier is one of Canada’s most celebrated leaders. Hillier tells it like it is - with confidence and straight-talking manner. As the Chief of the Defence staff, Canada’s highest ranking position in the Canadian Forces, he oversaw our country’s most important mission in Afghanistan. Hillier is an engaging speaker with strong leadership, motivation and team-building messages. HEAD OFFICE 1663 West 7th Avenue Vancouver BC VPJ 1S4

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