Leadership Speakers

The expert leadership speakers at Talent Bureau help nurture the traits of natural leaders to shape them into forces of strategy and stability. In addition, these experts help develop emotional regulation, teamwork, resilience and communication in the workplace. Learn valuable lessons with our diverse group of leadership keynote speakers to create strong and resilient leaders within your team. 

Talk to our team at Talent Bureau to learn more about leadership speakers for your events, meetings, corporate celebrations, or virtual events. 

Doug Griffiths


Best Selling Author of 13 Ways to Kill Your Community


Bill Walton


NBA Legend


Celina Caesar- Chavannes


Entrepreneur, Former Elected Official and Author


Chantel Pettitclerc


Most Decorated Paralympian in Canadian History


Dr. Jody Carrington


Acclaimed Clinical Psychologist 


Joe Theismann


World Champion Quarterback


Gabrielle Scrimshaw


Indigenous Leadership Expert


Bill Taylor


Co-Founder, Fast Company


Daymond John


Founder of Fubu & Shark Tank Star


Kofi Hope 


CEO & Co-Founder, Monumental


Hayley Wickenheiser


Most Decorated Female Canadian Hockey Player In History


John Baird


Former Minister of Foreign Affairs


John Stix


Transformation Specialist


Josh Dueck


X Games Gold Medalist


Mark DeVolder


“The Change Specialist”


Michael “Pinball” Clemons


CFL Hall of Famer


Michelle Ray


Founder, Lead Yourself First Institute


Mike Abrashoff


Former Commander, the USS Benfold


Peter Sheahan


Innovative Business Thinking & Behavior Change Expert


Jodi Kovitz


Founder, #movethedial


Rick Hillier


Former Chief of Defence Staff, Canadian Forces


Ryan Walter


Former Stanley Cup Champion


Shawn Achor


Happiness Expert & Positive Psychology Researcher



Devon Brooks


Co-Founder, Blow Dry Bars


Thomas Lawson


Former Chief of Defence Staff, Canadian Forces (2012-2015)


Warren MacDonald


First Double Above-Knee Amputee To Summit Mt. Kilimanjaro


Zahra Ebrahim


CEO & Co-Founder, Monumental


Greg Hemmings


Founder at Hemmings House Pictures ltd.


Deborah Perry Piscione


Authority on Changing Mindsets


Kaleb Dahlgren


Author, Crossroads


Damon Stoudamire


Former NBA All-Star | Professional Basketball Coach


Jesse Lipscombe


Co-Founder, #MakeItAwkward


Doug Lipp


Renowned Leadership Expert


Dale Curd


Host, CBC’s Hello Goodbye


Erik Brown


Founder, Hydronauts Diving


Lane Merrifield


Co-Founder, FreshGrade & Club Penguin


Cassie Campbell


Olympic Gold Medallist & Broadcast Analyst


Vincezo Guzzo


President and CEO, Cinemas Guzzo
Dragon’s Den Star


Tina Varughese


Diversity & Inclusion Expert


Melissa Agnes


Crisis Management Strategist


Hilary Corna


Former Senior Executive Officer, Toyota Asia


Nav Bhatia


Official Raptors Superfan


Michelle Stacy


Former President of KEURIG, INC


Alex Banayan


Bestselling Author, The Third Door | Forbes 30 Under 30


Mary Doyle


Rural Advocate and Canadian Entrepreneur Icon


Susan Cain


Leadership Expert & NYT Bestseller


Beau Lotto


Neuroscientist & Entrepreneur 


Roberta Bondar


First Canadian Woman in Space


Jack Armstrong


Award-Winning Broadcaster


Catriona Le May Doan


Two-Time Olympic Gold Medalist


Richard Peddie


Former President and CEO, Maple Leaf Sports and Entertainment


Karina LeBlanc


Head of  Women’s Football, CONCACAF


Dan Pontefract


Leadership Strategist, Thinker & Best-Selling Author


Jade Simmons


Rockstar Concert Performer