HWA has an expansive roster of business leaders who speak on a variety of topics, including purpose-driven leadership, transformation, resilience, and more.

Dan Schulman
Ursula Burns

Current CEO of PayPal; Expert on the Future of Money

Former CEO & Chairman of the Board of the Xerox Corporation (2010-2017); First Black Woman CEO of a Fortune 500 Company; Board of Directors, Exxon Mobil, Nestlé, and Uber; Lead White House program on STEM (2009-2016) & Former Chair of the President’s Export Council

Venus Williams
Marcus Buckingham

Legendary Tennis Champion, Entrepreneur and Philanthropist; Founder, EleVen by Venus Williams (lifestyle and activewear brand), V Starr (full-service commercial and residential interior design firm) and Happy Viking (plant-based protein company); New York Times Bestselling Author of Come to Win

New York Times Bestselling Author, Researcher, and Founder of the Strengths Revolution; Head of ADP Research Institute | People + Performance; Expert on Outstanding Leadership and Management Practices

Masai Ujiri
Chrissy Teigen

President of the Toronto Raptors; Led the Raptors to most successful era in the franchise's history, culminating in NBA Championship; Founder, Giants of Africa Foundation; Advocate for Youth Development

Model; Television Personality; Bestselling Cookbook Author & Food Blogger; Entrepreneur; Launched a New Line of Cleaning and Self Care Products Called Safely

Simon Sinek
Alex Rodriguez

Renowned Leadership Expert; Bestselling Author of The Infinite Game, Start with Why and Leaders Eat Last

Chairman and CEO, A-Rod Corp; Iconic Athlete, 3x MVP, and World Series Champion; Emmy Award-Winning Sports Commentator

Theo Epstein
Sekou Kaalund

Renowned General Manager who led the Boston Red Sox and the Chicago Cubs to historic World Series Championships; Youngest General Manager in baseball history and youngest to win a World Series; Advisor, Major League Baseball; Executive-in-Residence, Arctos Sports Partners, and CEO, Arctos NorthStar Acquisition Corporation

Managing Director, JP Morgan Chase & Co.; Head of Northeast Division, Consumer Bank

Jaclyn Johnson
Ricky Strauss

Powerhouse Entrepreneur and Investor; Founder and CEO of Create & Cultivate; Bestselling Author of WorkParty

Former President of Content & Marketing, Disney+; Former President of Participant Media

Marcus Lemonis
Morgan DeBaun

Serial Entrepreneur and Investor; Star of CNBC’s The Profit; Chairman and CEO Camping World; Star of CNBC's Streets of Dreams With Marcus Lemonis

Founder and CEO of Blavity Inc.; Entrepreneur, Angel Investor, and Small Business Advisor

You can check out a complete list of our CEOs and C-Suite Speakers, Authors of Business Bestsellers, and all of our Business Speakers on our website.