23 Years of Unforgettable Experiences

Gail Davis, 19 May 2022

Gail Davis shares the top 23 most booked speakers in GDA history. These keynotes serve not only as the foundation of GDA but as inspiration for your future events!

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GDA Polling Feature: Speaker Selection Just Got Easier

Gail Davis, 14 April 2022

Implementing client feedback - one vote at a time. Gail Davis discusses the client benefits of GDA's polling feature in the event planning process.

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The VIP Experience: Going Out of Style, Or Just on Pause?

Gail Davis, 16 March 2022

Is the VIP experience on the decline? Gail Davis shares the reasons behind less VIP parties being booked with clients and celebrity speakers. 

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What Flavor Is Your Speaker?

Gail Davis, 14 February 2022

Let us help you serve up the right option! Gail Davis shares how to select a speaker that suits your audience's varying tastes and preferences.

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2022 Events Forecast

Gail Davis, 27 January 2022

Virtual is here to stay. Founder & President of GDA Speakers Gail Davis discusses the trends 2022 holds for the speaking industry and how to find workable solutions with clients and speakers.

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The Anniversary

Gail Davis, 18 October 2021

Wednesday, Oct. 13, 2021 was the 49th anniversary of the Uruguayan plane crash in the Andes Mountains. I had no idea how that event would change my life.

Twenty-two years later I was working for a large technology company. I was responsible for the annual Sales Incentive Trip. After watching the movie “Alive” I became intrigued in finding the hero, Nando Parrado, to speak to our audience. Back then there was no Google so I had to get real creative.  Nando initially told me he had no desire to speak but I remained determined. A few months later he spoke to our group in Maui and it was a huge home run. 

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