American Program Bureau A Global Speaker, Celebrity & Entertainment Agency


American Program Bureau offers professional speakers who are leaders and successful entrepreneurs from within the business world. Presenting on topics such as Motivation and Inspiration, Leadership, Human Resources, future trends, technology, Marketing, and Strategic Planning, our business speakers all have one thing in common: they know their subject matter from the inside out.

Combining insider knowledge with unparalleled experience, these keynote speakers on business are able to translate conventional wisdom and practices into modern, practical tools that will change the way you do business.


Pop Icon & Economist

A pop icon, lawyer, former game show host, and brilliant economist, speaker Ben Stein discusses politics, the economy, and how an adopted child changed his life.

Nobel Laureate

The founder and managing director of Grameen Bank, speaker Muhammad Yunus is a Nobel Peace Prize winner who is respected for his work toward eradicating world poverty.

Founder of Oliberté Footwear

Speaker Tal Dehtiar creates jobs in developing countries to build thriving middle classes - and healthy economies - there.

Founder of Cool Hunting, Photographer & Interaction Designer

Speaker Josh Rubin is known for his ability to bridge design and technology. He leads clients in areas of strategy, content and design for digital products and services.

NPR's Multimedia Team on the Global Economy

Hosted by Adam Davidson and Alex Blumberg, "Planet Money" explains the most complex economic issues so that listeners gain a complete understanding of not only what happened and why, but also the importance of these news stories in their lives....

Social Media Guru & Trust Agent

A veteran of using social media like Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn for over a decade, Chris Brogan speaks on using web and mobile technologies to build digital relationships.

Scientific Investigator, NASA

Having made history as the leader of NASA's pioneering robotic drive across Mars, Steven Squyres shares insights and photos that will ignite interest in the sciences.

Journalist & Media Expert

Named one of the 100 most influential and respected media figures in the world by the World Economic Forum, Jeff Jarvis writes about media, technology, and business on his blog,, and works as a columnist for The Guardian in...

Psychologist, Author & Motivator

Janet Lapp is the author of the acclaimed books Plant Your Feet Firmly in Mid-Air and Dancing with Tigers. She created and hosts the highly rated CBS series Keeping Well.

Business Strategist & Best-Selling Author

A global business strategist, best-selling author and an expert on radical innovation, Gibson recently launched Labeled by the media as “a guru among the gurus,” he teaches organizations how to seize new growth...

Media / Political Pollster

Frank Luntz is one of the most honored communication professionals in America today. Time magazine named him one of the “50 most promising leaders aged 40 and under” and he is the “hottest pollster” in America according to the Boston...

Personal Finance Expert

Pond's work in educating the public on financial matters has been far-reaching and widely recognized. His nine prime time public television specials have been critically acclaimed for their effectiveness in providing useful and understandable...

Motivational Speaker

Uniquely blending the talents that established him as a young Fortune 500 leader and a successful professional stand-up comedian, Garrison fuses comic timing and research to deliver his motivational business expertise. In his teens, he promoted...

Dartmouth Professor & Author

One of his generation's foremost strategists, speaker Richard D'Aveni has conducted groundbreaking research on hypercompetition and authored influential articles and books.

Leading Authority on Business Ethics

Speaker Joseph L. Badaracco Jr. is a professor of business ethics at Harvard University. He has penned several books on ethics in business, leadership, decision making and responsibility.

Journalist & Financial Analyst

An expert on Wall Street and the co-founder of, speaker Jim Cramer appears regularly on CNBC's Squawk Box and is the co-host of America Now.

International Marketing Professor, Kellogg School of Management

Philip Kotler is the Distinguished Professor of International Marketing at the Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL, which was voted the "Best Business School" for six years in Business Week's survey of US...

Futurist & Commentator

One of the most celebrated futurists, speaker Watts Wacker helps top corporations maintain a competitive edge as they navigate the ever-changing landscape of modern business.

Author, Saving America's Cities

David McDonald has observed firsthand the exodus out of hundreds of cities, many over a period of several decades. In his book, Saving America's Cities, he provides a true vision for growth in stagnant and decaying cities.

Innovation Expert & Author

A world leader on innovation and creativity in organizations, Charles Leadbeater is an expert on entrepreneurship and the knowledge economy. His books include The Weightless Society.

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