The Speakers Firm:
EXCEPTIONAL. RELEVANT. CREDIBLE.
We are a firm that represents high ranking thought engineers whose perspectives inspire purposeful change
Our pool of exceptional speakers include Nobel Laureates, best-selling authors, CEOs and executives of multi-national corporations, internationally acclaimed thought leaders, entrepreneurs, celebrities, comedians and economists. We represent specialists with a wealth of knowledge and experience, who are professional key note orators, moderators, MCs, facilitators, academics, coaches and consultants.
Our influential and inspirational speakers are best placed to lead thought-proving conversations focused on trends, disruption, technology and innovation, media, reputation management and branding-building, leadership, culture and creative strategy, corporate governance, politics and economics. We represent thought engineers who are committed to crafting relevant, insightful and cutting-edge content that is specifically tailored for your audience.
As one of the largest talent providers representing South Africa’s most celebrated comedic talent, we are best placed to cater for vibrant and dynamic public or private social functions and corporate events. This includes brand campaigns, summits, dinners, sales meetings, award banquets, conventions, conferences, awards banquets, trade shows and annual end of year company parties. We represent the biggest and brightest stars in entertainment; from stand-up comedy legends and TV superstars right through to some of the most promising up and coming talent today.
The Speakers Firm is a property of Empowaworx Events and Communications, one of the largest black owned and managed companies in the South African creative industry. Our team of passionate, highly skilled and experienced professionals are dedicated to providing exceptional service and value to ensure that your event is seamless, memorable and impactful. We curate creative content aligned to the objectives of your campaign / event and are best positioned to conceptualise, plan and execute year-end functions, graduations, conferences, campaign and product launches, activations and team-building events.
A keynote address often measures the success of the overall event/proceedings. We represent subject matter experts who have a knack for presenting a keynote address that informs, delights, challenges and leaves the audience in awe. Our keynote speakers are leaders who bring inspirational experience on the subject matter they communicate – to whatever demographic of audience they address.
Our speakers who specialise in entrepreneurship have all lived the journey – the ups, downs, successes and failures. They’ve been on the ground and know how to inspire and motivate both up-and-coming and successful entrepreneurs.
We represent the country’s leading Master of Ceremonies. Our MC’s are well travelled, tested and proven in the field – with government, business and civil society proceedings. Our MC’s are carefully selected based on a criteria of attention to detail, professional creativity under pressure, audience energy management, clarity of communication, agenda management, big picture cognisance and entertainment value.
In today’s world of social media, the democratisation of media and unbridled enjoyment of media freedom, managers and leaders are required to be well-versed in media, reputation and brand management. Our subject matter experts have experiential knowledge, insights and clear strategies for facing this uncertain, complex and often emotive area of leadership. The natural communicators we represent will simplify the complexities of this area of organisational leadership. We represent experts who are inspirational, knowledgeable and proven in media, reputation and branding management.
Our speakers comprise activists, commissioners and experts in Gender, HIV/AIDS and Sexualities. We have selected individuals who are not only passionate about the subject matter, but also demonstrate an above average ability to capture an audience as well as provide practical advice and suggestions that lead to a well-informed strategic response to these highly relevant and often stress-inducing topics.
As one of the largest talent providers representing South Africa’s most celebrated comedic talent, we are best placed to cater for vibrant and dynamic public or private social functions and corporate events. This includes brand campaigns, summits, dinners, sales meetings, award banquets, conventions, conferences, trade shows and annual end of year company parties. We represent the biggest and brightest stars in entertainment; from stand-up comedy legends and TV superstars right through to some of the most promising up and coming talent today.
Facilitating a subject is both a science and an art. It requires discipline, emotional intelligence and great skill. Our facilitators and panel chairpersons are experienced at keeping sometimes heated discussions on track, to ensure the objective of the discussion is delivered. Our facilitators are well read, qualified subject-matter experts who are also excellent communicators.
There’s a lot that goes into ensuring an event goes seamlessly – from introducing the right people at the right time, to keeping the audience engaged and energised. Our programme directors are practiced communicators who are able to read an audience perfectly, keeping the event running smoothly, on time and the audience captivated.
Our finance and health professionals all have vast industry experience, know-how and comprehension about the challenges faced by practitioners in these fields. Our experts have been carefully chosen over years of experience with our finance and health summits. We represent the most effective communicators in the subject matter in South Africa.
Our specialist speakers are trusted voices across the relevant media platforms, locally and internationally. They are dynamic, informative and knowledgeable. Our speakers deliver executable facts, insightful logic and in a manner that is actionable. Our able speakers will ensure that your audience receives the very latest information affecting strategic processing.
“The only constant is change”. Our speakers are at the forefront of understanding, preparing for and driving this change. Our rare collection of futurists not only unpack the subject matter, but also cause organisations to ask the relevant questions that assist leaders to become better prepared and positioned for the uncertainties, complexities, challenges and opportunities into the future.
In this era we live in, it is paramount that we turn the tide on patriarchal biases. We embarked on a nationwide campaign to find the best female speakers throughout the country through our Speakers University Female Speaker Coaching Development Programme. We represent the best female keynote speakers to deliver hard-hitting, inspirational and knowledgeable keynote addresses to make any event a success.
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+27(0) 11 482 7256/7257
+27(0) 11 482 8905
Isle of Houghton Office Park, 36 Boundry Road, Houghton Estate, Old Trafford 1
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