History Keynote Speakers

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History keynote speakers focus on historical events. Historical events, in different time periods, have had an impact on mankind and how we can learn from these past events. GDA Speakers is able to connect a historical-minded speaker to speak to your group.


Keynotes: 1 Books: 11 Videos: 2

Dr. Robert Ballard

Deep Sea Explorer, Discovered Titanic Wreckage

“I grew up wanting to be Captain Nemo from 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea.” Best known for his 1985 discovery of the Titanic, Dr. Robert Ballard has succeeded in tracking down numerous other significant shipwrecks.

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Keynotes: 1 Books: 3 Videos: 3

Dr. Gary Bradt

Author, Clinical Psychologist, Leadership Consultant, and C-Suite Executive Coach

Dr. Gary Bradt is an author, clinical psychologist, leadership consultant, C-Suite executive coach and speaker on the topic of adapting to and leading through change.

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Keynotes: 4 Books: 9 Videos: 1

Marcus Buckingham

Leader of the Strengths Revolution and Author

Marcus Buckingham is considered one of the world's leading authorities on employee productivity and the practices of leading and managing.

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Keynotes: 5 Books: 3 Videos: 3

Christine Comaford

Neuroscience-Based Leadership Coach; Predictable Revenue, Passionate Teams, and Profitable Growth

New York Times bestselling author, leadership and culture coach Christine Comaford helps leaders navigate growth and change. Christine is sought after for providing proven strategies to shift executive behavior to create more positive outcomes, enroll and align teams in times of change, profoundly increase sales, product offerings, and company value. 

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Keynotes: 1 Books: 2 Videos: 6

Doc Hendley

Founder of Wine To Water & One of the Top 10 CNN 2009 Heroes

The W|W story and a Filter Build provide a tangible experience at corporate events for participants to connect to the world water crisis, make a significant impact, and be part of the solution.  

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Keynotes: 10 Books: 1 Videos: 7

Gary Hoover

Business Thought Leader, Entrepreneur, Innovator

Gary Hoover knows more about businesses and different industries than most. He understands innovation and entrepreneurship. He travels the world speaking to Fortune 500 executives, trade associations, entrepreneurs, and college and high school students about how enterprises are built and how they stand the test of time. 

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Keynotes: 3 Books: 3 Videos: 0

Erica Miller

Motivational Speaker ● International Best-Selling Author Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology ● Entrepreneur ● Holocaust Survivor

When Dr. Erica Miller shares her stories and wisdom, people can’t help but listen and take them to heart. A five-foot tall dynamo with an effervescent spirit, she has overcome challenges through her life that are difficult to fathom.

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Keynotes: 7 Books: 2 Videos: 2

Esther Perel

One of the Most Respected Voices on Couples and Sexuality Across Cultures

Esther (pronounced "Astair") Perel is a family and couples therapist in New York city, author, and global relationship philosopher. Esther is recognized as one of the world’s most original and insightful thinkers about couples, sexuality, and the peculiar paradoxes besetting modern marriage in the Western world.

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Keynotes: 3 Books: 6 Videos: 3

Ross Shafer

Hilarious Motivator and Change Expert

Highly entertaining AND provides actionable solutions. Two-for-one package of entertainment and education.

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Keynotes: 1 Books: 9 Videos: 1

Samuel Shem

Novelist, Playwright, Essayist, and Activist

A world renowned speaker, Shem is known for his humor and gift for inspiring audiences.

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Keynotes: 6 Books: 3 Videos: 3

General Anthony Zinni

United States Marine Corps (Retired)

Gen. Zinni’s 39 years of military service took him to more than 70 countries. His operational experiences included two tours in Vietnam, where he was severely wounded. His last assignment was Commanding General, U. S. Central Command.

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