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James Stordahl

2 verified bookings
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Motivational Speaker from Des Moines, IA (14 miles from Grimes, IA)

The numbers of people displaying symptoms of depression and anxiety are rising. Jim Stordahl is a father and grandfather who has raised four daughters. His youngest daughter developed Bipolar Disorder. Through her ther...

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$150 per event
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Kolton Kersten

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Motivational Speaker from Grimes, IA

Kolton's story has a lot to offer where his audience will be highly engaged and fueled with motivation from start to finish. Kolton will teach his audience about his four keys to success and how they helped him overcome...

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$2,000 per event

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Step Into Your Rhythm

1 review
3 verified bookings
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Motivational Speaker from Topeka, KS (207 miles from Grimes, IA)

Step into your Rhythm is to meet your needs in person and virtually. Offered services include but are not limited to Keynotes, Motivational speaking, Emceeing, Poetry, One on One coaching, Restorative Practice Circle Kee...

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$500 per event

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Marquita Miller Joshua

2 reviews
3 verified bookings
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Motivational Speaker from Kansas City, MO (182 miles from Grimes, IA)

Marquita can create customized messages to fit your specific event. Below are some examples of topics she covers: Corporate Topics SIGNATURE PRESENTATIONS Permission Granted!! Putting a stop to what is stopping you...

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Tom Krause, CHICKEN SOUP FOR THE SOUL

2 verified bookings
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Motivational Speaker from Kansas City, MO (183 miles from Grimes, IA)

Tom Krause - CHICKEN SOUP FOR THE SOUL - Motivational Speaker - YOU MAKE A DIFFERENCE! YOU MAKE A DIFFERENCE! The Power of Worth. This heartwarming/humorous presentation gives audience members a feeling of appreciatio...

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$500 per event

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Jen McDonough (aka THE IRON JEN)

3 reviews
9 verified bookings
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Motivational Speaker from Minneapolis, MN (222 miles from Grimes, IA)

TOPICS OF EXPERTISE: Resiliency OUTCOMES: Resilient Team Members, Stress Reduction, and Drama Free Environments KEYNOTE SPEAKER / WORKSHOP TRAINER - VIRTUAL & IN PERSON: Through her humorous, engaging, and authent...

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$8,000 per event

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Co-Workers Challenge:Team building & stress relief

1 review
5 verified bookings
Motivational Speaker from Minneapolis, MN (229 miles from Grimes, IA)

The Co-Workers' Challenge is a hilarious, quick paced, unique corporate program that combines stand-up comedy, team-building with a little bit of the "Newlywed Game," and promotes teamwork, leadership, communication and...

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$2,000 per event

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Philip Martin

1 verified booking
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Motivational Speaker from Madison, WI (244 miles from Grimes, IA)

Do you want to change the direction of your company, the course of your life? Do you want to develop more substantial and committed relationships within your organization? Do you want to lead from the core of your authen...

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$3,000 per event

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LiveHappy!

1 verified booking
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Keynote Speaker from Minneapolis, MN (229 miles from Grimes, IA)

An award-winning speaker and best-selling author, Tom Guetzke has engaged and inspired audiences around the globe. Traveling to over 65 countries, Tom discovered the self-care habits each one of us can use to boost the...

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$5,500 per event

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Dustin Reichert

1 verified booking
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Keynote Speaker from Minneapolis, MN (229 miles from Grimes, IA)

Dustin Reichert is an accomplished Speaker, Author and Entertainer that has been capturing the attention of audiences small to large . His outgoing and magnetic personality allows Dustin to connect to his audiences and...

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$4,500 per event

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Kim Becking, Motivational Speaker & Change Expert

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Motivational Speaker from Columbia, MO (204 miles from Grimes, IA)

**Virtual Programs Available.** Hire Motivational Keynote Speaker and Change and Resilience Expert Kim Becking to energize your next virtual, in person or hybrid event. She loves helping you create momentum and make...

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Bren - Motivational Speaker

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Motivational Speaker from Kansas City, KS (186 miles from Grimes, IA)

Bren has been an entrepreneur since high school. She has seen many fortunes and knows what the word loss means on so many different levels. She has overcome the pain of loss and cancer. She is a biologist who turned her...

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$100 per event

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Chick-fil-A Customer Service Arthur Greeno

4 reviews
5 verified bookings
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Motivational Speaker from Tulsa, OK (403 miles from Grimes, IA)

Arthur has been involved with Chick-fil-A for 30 years. Going from a small store (worst in the chain) to being a multi-store owner was not easy. He never went to business school, so his approach is real, and down to ea...

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$5,000 per event

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High Energy Speaker Randy Fox

6 reviews
8 verified bookings
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Motivational Speaker from Chicago, IL (317 miles from Grimes, IA)

*** Transforming Leaders and Teams*** Randy brings his energy and expertise to engage audiences to MAXIMIZE POTENTIAL, INCREASE PERFORMANCE and be FULFILLED in LIFE! He is impactful, inspiring, engaging and focuse...

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$5,500 per event

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AUCTIONEER: STEVE MITTLEMAN

1 verified booking
Auctioneer from Chicago, IL (315 miles from Grimes, IA)

Steve is a seasoned auctioneer who has done many fundraisers over the years. Thanks for your review. Let’s discuss in more detail… I always figure out a win win fee within budget. If you’d need one I’m also a professio...

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Humorous, Inspirational Speaker - Lori Randall

10 reviews
15 verified bookings
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Motivational Speaker from Meeker, OK (458 miles from Grimes, IA)

Humorous, Keynote, Workshop, Professional Inspirational Speaker, Clean Comedian, Relationship/Teamwork Expert From Oklahoma As a former Mrs. Oklahoma '02 and Mrs. Christian World '05, Lori has been traveling the countr...

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$750 per event

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Alex Demczak

3 reviews
4 verified bookings
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Motivational Speaker from Saint Louis, MO (277 miles from Grimes, IA)

Alex Demczak is a former SEC quarterback for the Missouri Tigers. Alex graduated with a degree in Communication and a minor in Business. Alex is an inspiring communicator, facilitator, and trainer who challenges busin...

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Craig Schiefelbein

4 reviews
4 verified bookings
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Motivational Speaker from Oconomowoc, WI (287 miles from Grimes, IA)

TOPICS Craig Schiefelbein is a sought after dynamic speaker who can playfully move people and organizations to create legacies of excellence. Audience members from all walks of life learn to see the greater purpose th...

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$3,500 per event

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Glenn Bill - Keynote Motivational Speaker

1 verified booking
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Motivational Speaker from Indianapolis, IN (420 miles from Grimes, IA)

Glenn Bill, who received his real estate license at the age of 19, pioneered his way to the top before wisely purchasing a national franchise within 4 years. Through passion, vision, drive, and innate skill he applied th...

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$7,500 per event

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Shawn K. Woods "The Strategic Master"

2 reviews
3 verified bookings
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Motivational Speaker from Bloomingdale, IL (293 miles from Grimes, IA)

Mr. Shawn K. Woods is a highly sought after International Speaker, Trainer, Coach, Entrepreneur and Author. He specializes in powerful keynote/motivational speeches,Leadership Development, Talent Management, and Coa...

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$2,500 per event

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Rick Lewis Humorous Motivational Speaker Chicago

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Motivational Speaker from Chicago, IL (317 miles from Grimes, IA)

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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Chick-fil-A Customer Service Leader Arthur Greeno

1 review
1 verified booking
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Motivational Speaker from Chicago, IL (317 miles from Grimes, IA)

Arthur has been involved with Chick-fil-A for 33 years. An owner for 30 of those, and going from a small store to being a multi-store owner was not easy. He never went to business school, so his approach is real, and d...

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$5,000 per event

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Harvie Herrington

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Motivational Speaker from Chicago, IL (311 miles from Grimes, IA)

You should think about your dreams all the time. Enough that it makes your stomach hurt. Everyone should have this burn. This desire to be more, too do more. It should and can overwhelm you. It will become your power,...

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Richard E. McDowell - Motivational Speaker

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Corporate Speaker from Lansing, MI (476 miles from Grimes, IA)

Motivational Speaker with a humorous twist. With over 20 years' experience in the business world and 15 years speaking to over 4,000 clients. Richard E McDowell is an internationally recognized authority, Author, Motiva...

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$500 per event

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Change-Resilience-Leadership-Best-Selling Author

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Motivational Speaker from Chicago, IL (317 miles from Grimes, IA)

In today’s constantly evolving world, change is the only constant. How do we use it to our own good? Brenda K. Reynolds is a sought-after organization and leadership consultant, coach, TEDx and international speaker, a...

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$3,500 per event
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Sally Shaver DuBois

3 reviews
7 verified bookings
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Motivational Speaker from Kelley, IA (18 miles from Grimes, IA)

COVID-19 Update: Sally can create an interactive and engaging virtual keynote or workshop for your group via Zoom. With her combined expertise in instructional technology, wellness, education and entertainment, Sally w...

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Motivational Comedian Magician... Mark Robinson

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Motivational Speaker from Anita, IA (53 miles from Grimes, IA)

BEST VIDEO DEMO YOU WILL SEE... Mark Robinson is one of the hottest corporate speakers in the country. You've seen him in comedy clubs, Las Vegas, TV commercials, and NBA halftimes. His audience participation keynote has...

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Josh Wilford - Leadership Speaker

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Motivational Speaker from Des Moines, IA (9 miles from Grimes, IA)

Are you looking to connect to the leader within each person in your organization? Are you looking to unlock the leadership potential of every employee? "Leadership is Personal". Leadership does not come with title o...

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$2,500 per event

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Funny Motivational Speaker | Larry Weaver

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Motivational Speaker from Omaha, NE (114 miles from Grimes, IA)

Refresh. Renew. Refocus! Clean comedian and keynote speaker Larry Weaver delivers funny and engaging keynote presentations on Energy, Attitude, and Motivation. Your audience will laugh, learn, and leave feeling inspired....

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$3,500 per event

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Comedy Auctioneer Justin James

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Auctioneer from Sioux City, IA (145 miles from Grimes, IA)

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$500 per hour

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Luke Soderling

19 reviews
27 verified bookings
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Motivational Speaker from Minneapolis, MN (229 miles from Grimes, IA)

Luke Soderling is the Winner of Discovery Channel's, THE WHEEL. He Survived for 60 days in 6 different places in South America. The Bash Best Motivational Speaker of 2018, 2019 and 2020!! Inspired millions! 10 Millio...

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$2,500 per event

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Lena Scullard, LMS Productions LLC

2 reviews
3 verified bookings
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Motivational Speaker from Minneapolis, MN (229 miles from Grimes, IA)

SELF LEADERSHIP TOPICS: Defining Your Purpose | Goal Setting | Self-Confidence | Assertive Communication | Courage to Act | Mental Resilience | Overcoming Obstacles | Navigating Change | Awareness | Acceptance | Attitude...

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$1,000 per event

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Kris Langworthy RN

9 verified bookings
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Motivational Speaker from Henderson, MN (196 miles from Grimes, IA)

Are recent events causing you to wrestle with feelings of increased anxiety and overwhelm? Do you feel like you are you taking care of everyone else, but neglecting yourself? Do you need to build personal resiliency? YOU...

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$500 per event

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Tina Hallis, Ph.D.

3 reviews
8 verified bookings
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Motivational Speaker from Madison, WI (244 miles from Grimes, IA)

Are your people struggling with overwhelm or change? Help them build their positivity skills with one of Tina's in-person or virtual programs. Now more than ever, people desperately need more POSITIVITY so they can in...

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$2,500 per event

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Jared Munch

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2 verified bookings
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Celebrity Speaker from Minneapolis, MN (229 miles from Grimes, IA)

"Jared Munch is a professional stand up paddle board athlete based out of Duluth, MN. During the summer of 2015, he became the first and only person to ever circumnavigate Lake Superior on a stand up paddle board - padd...

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$750 per event

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Motivational Comedian Magician... Mark Robinson

1 review
1 verified booking
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Motivational Speaker from Kansas City, MO (171 miles from Grimes, IA)

BEST VIDEO DEMO YOU WILL SEE. Mark Robinson is one of the hottest corporate speakers in the country. You've seen him in comedy clubs, Las Vegas, TV commercials, and NBA halftimes. His audience participation Keynote has g...

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Funny Motivational Speaker | Larry Weaver

4 reviews
7 verified bookings
Motivational Speaker from Minneapolis, MN (224 miles from Grimes, IA)

Refresh. Renew. Refocus! Clean comedian and keynote speaker Larry Weaver delivers funny and engaging keynote presentations on Energy, Attitude, and Motivation. Your audience will laugh, learn, and leave feeling inspired....

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$3,500 per event

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Motivational Comedian Magician... Mark Robinson

5 reviews
7 verified bookings
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Motivational Speaker from Minneapolis, MN (230 miles from Grimes, IA)

BEST VIDEO DEMO YOU WILL SEE. Mark Robinson is one of the hottest corporate speakers in the country. You've seen him in comedy clubs, Las Vegas, TV commercials, and NBA halftimes. His audience participation keynote has g...

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Amye Brenda Scharlau

1 verified booking
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Motivational Speaker from Minneapolis, MN (229 miles from Grimes, IA)

Award winning hypnotist and international speaker and trainer, Amye Scharlau will get your staff on their feet! As seen in Zurich, London, Las Vegas, Boston and more! Using the concept of reframing and renewing ones sk...

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$500 per event

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Chad Bourquin

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Keynote Speaker from Olathe, KS (201 miles from Grimes, IA)

Chad delivers keynote talks on how to discover your zone of genius and learn to live in it. He provides valuable insights on how to shift your thinking and actions to lead you to living a life you will love. Topics inc...

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$500 per event

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KC's #1 Seriously Funny Speaker Rik Roberts

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Motivational Speaker from Kansas City, MO (183 miles from Grimes, IA)

Rik Roberts - Hilarious & Impactful Speeches Rik specializes in conference kick-off keynotes and turning that tough “after lunch meeting slot” into a valuable and engaging session. Rik is a member of the National Speake...

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$1,500 per event

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Keynote Speaker from Kansas City, MO (183 miles from Grimes, IA)

“Celebrity speaker and magician Rich Ferguson will make your keynote, seminar or event memorable, impactful and fun... guaranteed!” Unleash The Magic of Human Behavior! If you're looking for an amazing experience with...

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$2,500 per event

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Uledus Roseman Your Motivational Public Speaker

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Motivational Speaker from Saint Paul, MN (227 miles from Grimes, IA)

My commitment to you: Thank you for giving me the opportunity to partner with you. I understand the important role l play in helping you fulfill your mission. I am committed to motivating your school, company, and organi...

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Mack Dryden

26 reviews
58 verified bookings
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Motivational Speaker from Louisville, KY (490 miles from Grimes, IA)

Mack Dryden is simply one of the most powerful, inspiring, and hilarious motivational speakers in the US, as hundreds of thrilled clients like this one will gladly attest: “While we don't have an official ranking for th...

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$600 per event

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Limitless, Jalen Cloud College Basketball Player

1 verified booking
Motivational Speaker from Hibbing, MN (397 miles from Grimes, IA)

A disabled college basketball player from Oklahoma and NubAbility Athletics coach who played for one of the top JuCo programs in the nation under a Hall of Fame coach Bill Muse Sr. and played with and against countless D...

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Bob Prentice- Mr Attitude

31 reviews
44 verified bookings
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Motivational Speaker from Wessington, SD (309 miles from Grimes, IA)

"Uplifting, Motivating, Rewarding time spent with Mr. Attitude!" These are common spoken comments from participants in the motivational speaking and training sessions of Bob Prentice. People love to laugh. Bob makes 'em...

Starting at
$750 per event

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Motivational Comedian Magician... Mark Robinson

2 reviews
5 verified bookings
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Motivational Speaker from Little Rock, AR (486 miles from Grimes, IA)

BEST VIDEO YOU WILL SEE. Mark Robinson is one of the hottest corporate comedy speakers in the country. You've seen him in comedy clubs, Las Vegas, TV commercials, and NBA halftimes. His audience participation show has ga...

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Motivational Comedian Magician... Mark Robinson

4 reviews
5 verified bookings
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Motivational Speaker from Indianapolis, IN (423 miles from Grimes, IA)

BEST VIDEO DEMO YOU WILL SEE. Mark Robinson is one of the hottest corporate speakers in the country. You've seen him in comedy clubs, Las Vegas, TV commercials, and NBA halftimes. His audience participation keynote has g...

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Michael Mayo Hypnosis

2 reviews
2 verified bookings
Motivational Speaker from Oklahoma City, OK (473 miles from Grimes, IA)

Are you looking for someone different & unique for your next business meeting or company get-together? Someone that can educate and entertain your group at the same time. Well, Look no further, Michael Mayo brings his ta...

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$1,500 per event

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Motivational Comedian Magician... Mark Robinson

2 reviews
3 verified bookings
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Motivational Speaker from Saint Louis, MO (284 miles from Grimes, IA)

BEST VIDEO DEMO YOU WILL SEE. Mark Robinson is one of the hottest corporate comedy speakers in the country. You've seen him in comedy clubs, Las Vegas, TV commercials, and NBA halftimes. His audience participation show h...

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