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Speakers Platform provides meeting, conference, seminar and training planners this free service to help you find the keynote speakers and training talent you need.
Please provide the following information about your event and speaker requirements
and a Speakers Platform Account Executive will contact you quickly. You don't need to
answer every field, but we ask that you provide as much specific information as possible
so we can most effectively serve you.
Or, simply call one of our experienced Account Managers to discuss
your event toll free at:
1-877-717-5327, or email your event details to: Speaker@Speaking.com
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Flawless process -- outstanding customer service! The challenge of engaging superior presenters was completely mitigated by working with the qualified professional staff at Speakers Platform.
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Please Describe Your Ideal Speaker(s)
List any speaker(s) you are already interested in booking:
Who spoke at your meeting last time/year?
What did you like and/or not like about your last speaker?
What is your budget range for the ideal speaker?
(note: free consultations available only for speakers over $2,500)
What effect/ impact do you want the speaker(s) to have on your audience? (examples: educational, inspirational, entertaining, etc.)
What qualities are you looking for in a speaker?
Tools & Techniques
What is most important about the speaker you need?
Who they are
What they do or have done
The information they impart
Their personal achievements
Their presentation style
Their educational content
Their "star" quality
What qualities are you *not* looking for in a speaker?
What type of speaker are you most interested in?
(Note: Celebrity speakers usually start at $20,000 and up)
What is the theme of your event and describe the issues related to your event that the speaker will need to address.