Speakers

Meet our speakers

Industry leaders and inspirational speakers to inspire and educate you on what you need to know.

  • Johnny Campbell

    Marketplace Speaker

    Johnny Campbell, DTM, AS, is a Keynote Speaker and Author who helps organizations develop the readiness to Embrace Change and Grow Their Business. Johnny is the Past-President of the National Speaker Association for the state of Illinois and is an Accredited Speaker, a designation presented by toastmaster International and held by less than 100 professional speakers in the world for excellence in public speaking.  Johnny is also a TEDx speaker; his talk is “How an Enemy Can Improve Your Life”.      Johnny gained his change and sales expertise in the Insurance industry where he worked as a corporate trainer and participated in leading hundreds of people through multiple corporate downsizings and mergers. Based on Johnny’s business results, experiences and his ability to help clients overcome their challenges and succeed in their businesses and life he is called “The Transition Man”.

  • Randy Dean

    Marketplace Speaker

    Randy Dean, the “E-mail Sanity Expert” ® is a professional speaker and expert on time and email management, effective organization, and the related use of technology. For more than 25 years, Randy has been leading programs for major corporate, university, association, and government audiences. Obsessed with time management and personal productivity, he left a successful career as a graduate program admissions director, professional marketer and manager to become a leading speaker and trainer. The author of the recent Amazon bestseller, Taming the E-mail Beast, and producer and creator of several video self-study courses on his popular YouTube channel, he has led programs for thousands of satisfied and inspired students, managers, and professionals on being more productive with their time and life. His highly informative and entertaining programs leave audience members with immediately-usable tools, strategies, and skills on how to better manage their time, technology, and information overload following their program experience.

  • David Fellman

    Marketplace Speaker

    Dave Fellman is the author of Rules Of Engagement: A Guide To Better Communication – And Better Relationships! and The Small Business Book: 10 Ways To Make Your Small Business More Successful. He is a popular speaker who has delivered seminars and keynotes at events across the United States, Canada, England, Ireland, Australia and New Zealand.

  • John Kennedy

    Marketplace Speaker

    John Kennedy has presented to more than 500,000 audience members and over the last 23 years has made a dramatic and consistent impact with hundreds of companies, associations and industries worldwide. His hospitality/tourism background as a hotel and restaurant executive helped galvanize John’s natural ability to create cultures and companies that are strategically aligned to serve their employees, customers, and communities. His client list includes The Baltimore Ravens, Taco Bell, Marriott Hotels, Exxon, Bermuda Electric Company, The Pittsburgh Steelers, The United States Air Force, and dozens of boards and associations throughout North America.

  • Heather Lutze

    Marketplace Speaker

    Heather Lutze’s road to success started with breaking free of corporate “cubicle” jobs well over fifteen years ago with nothing more than a dream of entrepreneurship and a basement computer. Heather built her business into a multimillion dollar Denver SEM company—the Findability Group.  Heather founded Findability Group in 2000, in response to all the frustrated website owners who had paid good money for beautiful, high-tech websites that weren’t bringing in business. As for her “street cred,” Heather spent three years training advertisers in paid search techniques for Yahoo! Search Marketing. She is a member of the National Speaker’s Association, a sought after Vistage International Speaker and has shared the stage with Tony Robbins Business Mastery in Fiji and London.

  • Gini Trask

    Marketplace Speaker

    Gini Trask was born into a family of entrepreneurs, and business is simply second nature to her. She began her first business at the age of 16 and never stopped. Her first foray into travel was at the age of 24, when she grew Time to Travel and Tours, a motorcoach brokerage, from start up to multi-million dollar revenues in its first two years. She has owned and grown numerous small business from incubation into the multimillions including, Top Tier Travel (established 2010) and continues to help other small to medium sized business owners optimize their ventures in travel. She is passionate about helping businesses to thrive and not just survive in the dynamic world of travel.

  • Crystal Washington

    Marketplace Speaker

    Crystal Washington, CSP, works with organizations that want to leverage technology to increase profits and productivity. As a technology strategist and certified futurist, Crystal takes complex social media, app, and web topics and makes them easy to understand and accessible for everyday people. Crystal’s clients comprise Fortune 500 companies including Google, Microsoft, and GE, and as a sought-after keynote speaker, she has entertained and educated audiences around the globe. As one of Forbes’ 50 Leading Female Futurists, she has appeared in numerous publications including Entrepreneur and Bloomberg Businessweek. She is regularly called on by major television networks as a tech expert. Crystal is the author of the books One Tech Action and The Social Media Why.

  • Wade Younger

    Marketplace Speaker

    Wade Younger, CSP, is the CEO of The Value Wave, Fruition Performance Management, Portinar, and Youthapedia. He has written more than 40 books and has made personal and organizational wellness his life’s work. Over the past 30 years, Wade has given over 1,800 talks, and is recognized as one of the foremost authorities on organizational development and process improvement. He has been teaching, lecturing, and consulting since 1990, and is known for his approaches to difficult leadership issues. His stories are hypnotic. His methods are about results. From the C-Suite level to the team leads on the front line, leaders are the cornerstone of building great organizations.