Santa Barbara Authors

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Top Authors near Santa Barbara, CA (115 results)
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Jason Love

82 reviews
122 verified bookings
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Comedian from Thousand Oaks, CA (53 miles from Santa Barbara, CA)

One of today's busiest comics, Jason Love has appeared on HBO, Comedy Central, America's Got Talent and over 20 national broadcasts. Jason works clean and plays music, making him a favorite for companies like Google,...

Starting at
$250 per event
John & Loretta / Authors of Romeo's Dilemma, profile image

John & Loretta / Authors of Romeo's Dilemma

Public Speaker from Santa Barbara, CA

John (a dating advice columnist) and Loretta (a magazine editor) met online as 'mid-lifers', and their amazing story was the stuff books are made of - so they wrote one! In the book Romeo's Dilemma John and Loretta te...

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$200 per event
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K-von (Comedian)

8 reviews
15 verified bookings
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Comedian from Los Angeles, CA (85 miles from Santa Barbara, CA)

K-von is the most famous half Persian comedian in the world. He is also the only one! The star of MTV's hit show "Disaster Date", he's received rave reviews for his comedy on NBC's 'Last Comic Standing', NETFLIX, Good...

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$200 per event

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STEVE 'VIRTUAL'LY FUNNY' MITTLEMAN

70 reviews
104 verified bookings
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Comedian from Los Angeles, CA (80 miles from Santa Barbara, CA)

BEST VIRTUAL COMEDIAN! (I JUST DID A ZOOM SHOW, LAST WEEK.) Over 200 EVENTS on THE BASH nationwide! Happy clients of all kinds. Won The Big Laff-Off on SHOWTIME! On The Tonight Show with Carson & Leno. On Letterman,...

Starting at
$50 per event

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Mr. Make it GREAT

34 reviews
36 verified bookings
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Motivational Speaker from Bakersfield, CA (73 miles from Santa Barbara, CA)

Looking for NOT only a high-impact speaker, but also an engaging & interactive trainer that will leave your attendees fired-up, focused and wanting more? Well look no further, Cedric is masterful at taking important pr...

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$975 per event

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Oya Manifest Your Dreams Live Your Life's Purpose

9 reviews
9 verified bookings
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Motivational Speaker from Beverly Hills, CA (80 miles from Santa Barbara, CA)

Oya Thomas is a nationally-known inspirational speaker and award winning author who lights up audiences with vitalizing talks that encourage others to express their authentic selves. Infused with compassionate, loving...

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$2,000 per event

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Growth Architect Beate Chelette

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Motivational Speaker from Los Angeles, CA (84 miles from Santa Barbara, CA)

BASH RISING STAR | BESTSELLING AUTHOR | KEYNOTE MOTIVATIONAL SPEAKER | FOUNDER OF THE WOMEN'S CODE | ONE OF HUFFPOST'S "50 MUST-FOLLOW ENTREPRENEURS" | SURVIVOR OF 7 DISASTERS As a woman leader, Entrepreneur, and imm...

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$500 per event

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True Tamplin | Innovator, Actor and #1 Bestseller

1 review
3 verified bookings
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Keynote Speaker from Los Angeles, CA (91 miles from Santa Barbara, CA)

I help executives spend more time with their kids. At age 13, True's father Ken Tamplin was offered to be the lead singer for Journey. Despite desperately needing the money, the 5-year touring contract was too great...

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$3,500 per event

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Rick Lewis Comedy Motivational Speaker Los Angeles

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Motivational Speaker from Los Angeles, CA (91 miles from Santa Barbara, CA)

You want something different for your event. Something both fun and inspirational to mix it up so you aren't bringing the same old thing to your audience. Because your audience has seen it all before. Rick Lewis speak...

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$4,400 per event

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Chad Porter, Speaker-Best Selling Author-Motivator

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Motivational Speaker from Los Angeles, CA (92 miles from Santa Barbara, CA)

National Best-Selling Author of the book Severed Dreams. Inspirational and motivational, Chad Porter is one of the nation's most highly recommended speakers. Corporate CEO's, Fundraising Executives, MLB, NFL and coll...

Starting at
$5,000 per event

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Janine Hamner

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Keynote Speaker from Los Angeles, CA (92 miles from Santa Barbara, CA)

SPEAKER - NO MILEAGE RESTRICTIONS Janine Hamner is a nationally recognized speaker and expert on developing leadership in the age of AI and what it takes to attract and retain world-class talent. She brings more than...

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$2,500 per event

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STEVE 'VIRTUAL-LY FUNNY' MITTLEMAN

26 reviews
34 verified bookings
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Comedian from Palm Springs, CA (187 miles from Santa Barbara, CA)

BEST VIRTUAL COMEDIAN! (I JUST DID A ZOOM SHOW, LAST WEEK.) Over 200 EVENTS on THE BASH nationwide! Happy clients of all kinds. Won The Big Laff-Off on SHOWTIME! On The Tonight Show with Carson & Leno. On Letterman,...

Starting at
$50 per event

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Dr. David Gruder

1 review
1 verified booking
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Keynote Speaker from San Diego, CA (189 miles from Santa Barbara, CA)

Dr. Gruder is a 12-award-winning Leader, Culture & Self-Development whose impact mission is “making integrity profitable, leaders effective, collaboration productive, happiness sustainable, and cultures healthy.” Since t...

Starting at
$3,300 per event

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Darren Diess- Strategic Fundraising Solutions

1 verified booking
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Auctioneer from San Diego, CA (190 miles from Santa Barbara, CA)

Benefit auctions are galas for some, a business for others. Darren Diess is a San Diegos top auctioneer that is one of the best at locking down the "mission." His goals are loftier than most and he consults on everything...

Starting at
$1,000 per event

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Rick Lewis Humorous Motivational Speaker San Diego

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Motivational Speaker from San Diego, CA (184 miles from Santa Barbara, CA)

You want something different for your event. Something both fun and inspirational to mix it up so you aren't bringing the same old thing to your audience. Because your audience has seen it all before. Rick Lewis speak...

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$4,500 per event

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Tom Leech Winning Presentations -- Author

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Corporate Speaker from San Diego, CA (190 miles from Santa Barbara, CA)

Would better communication with customers and colleagues boost your business success and personal confidence? Do you know how to make every presentation a winning one? Want to add to your team's capability, motivation an...

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STEVE 'VIRTUAL'LY FUNNY MITTLEMAN

32 reviews
49 verified bookings
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Comedian from San Francisco, CA (272 miles from Santa Barbara, CA)

BEST VIRTUAL COMEDIAN! (I JUST DID A ZOOM SHOW, LAST WEEK.) Over 200 EVENTS on THE BASH nationwide! Happy clients of all kinds. Won The Big Laff-Off on SHOWTIME! On The Tonight Show with Carson & Leno. On Letterman,...

Starting at
$50 per event

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Zenneth Nevers Comedian/Motivational Speaker

48 reviews
84 verified bookings
Clean Comedian from Las Vegas, NV (283 miles from Santa Barbara, CA)

Welcome to Zenneth Nevers' profile on “The Bash” aka “GigMasters”! Zenneth Nevers is a Nationally Touring Comedian AND a Motivational Speaker or BOTH, at the same time! (Wink!?? We'll explain better later). He's be...

Starting at
$2,000 per event

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Steven Hollingsworth

1 verified booking
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Motivational Speaker from North Las Vegas, NV (286 miles from Santa Barbara, CA)

Have you grown weary of run-of-the-mill professional development? Tired of the traditional retreat and lackluster speaker? If you're ready for something innovative, informative, and entertaining, try Toon in Your Career...

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Rick Lewis - Truly Different Motivation & Comedy

18 reviews
18 verified bookings
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Motivational Speaker from Scottsdale, AZ (454 miles from Santa Barbara, CA)

You want something different for your event. Something both fun and inspirational to mix it up so you aren't bringing the same old thing to your audience. Because your audience has seen it all before. Rick Lewis speak...

Starting at
$3,500 per event

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Rick Lewis Humorous Motivational Speaker Las Vegas

1 review
3 verified bookings
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Motivational Speaker from Las Vegas, NV (285 miles from Santa Barbara, CA)

You want something different for your event. Something both fun and inspirational to mix it up so you aren't bringing the same old thing to your audience. Because your audience has seen it all before. Rick Lewis speak...

Starting at
$4,800 per event

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Top of the World Motivation

2 verified bookings
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Motivational Speaker from San Francisco, CA (275 miles from Santa Barbara, CA)

Motivational Speaker (Mt Everest Summiter). Specializes in opening & closing keynotes. An international speaker on topics including leadership, teamwork and overcoming adversity. Together: Anything is Possible. The story...

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$4,500 per event

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Mike D. Kinney

3 reviews
7 verified bookings
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Auctioneer from North Las Vegas, NV (289 miles from Santa Barbara, CA)

MikeKinney.Vegas is the home of one of the notable voices and personalities in the auctioneering, entertainment, and media realms. Mike Kinney is a highly sought after provider of services with more than 30 years of exp...

Starting at
$550 per event

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Ted Ma - Leadership Speaker

1 review
2 verified bookings
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Motivational Speaker from San Francisco, CA (274 miles from Santa Barbara, CA)

Hi there! You're probably here because you are looking for a speaker who will add value to your event and help you create a memorable experience for your audience. At this point, you are likely considering: 1. Which spe...

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Alan Leeds, Motivational Speaker

3 reviews
3 verified bookings
Motivational Speaker from San Francisco, CA (274 miles from Santa Barbara, CA)

Alan Leeds brings transformative and lasting change to organizations, corporations and individuals through his educational and interactive presentations. In an entertaining and magical format, he challenges some common b...

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$900 per event
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