Music industry magnate and APB Speaker Troy Carter surprises by becoming Spotify’s global head of creator services. Previous to this career change, Carter had represented high-profile artists such as John Legend, Meghan Trainor, Lady Gaga and Miguel. Billboard speculates this to be “the start of a music industry exodus” towards the tech sector.
APB speaker John Brandt recently weighed in on thought leadership in a post on LinkedIn. Brandt states that most thought leadership seems to be crafted not to engage and not to offend, but is instead “just another checked box on the annual marketing plan.” So how can a speaker take their keynote from dull to engaging?
How will the 2016 elections utilize technology for their campaigns? Luckily, speaker Chris Hughes has given current candidates an edge due to his innovative use of social media in 2008.
How did APB speaker Troy Carter become the renowned talent manager and successful startup investor he is today? By committing himself to innovation and staying ahead of the game through passion and hard work. Fast Company recently highlighted Carter’s work, showcasing his impressive entrepreneurial skills as well as his knack for discovering and nurturing sensational talent.
ABC’s critically-acclaimed reality show Shark Tank returns on Friday, September 25 with with new guest sharks who are also some of today’s most popular speakers. Troy Carter, Ashton Kutcher and Chris Sacca will join veterans Daymond John, Barbara Corcoran, Kevin O’Leary, Robert Herjavec, Lori Greiner and Mark Cuban, as hopeful entrepreneurs pitch products in front of the tough, self-made moguls.
“We have worked with some of our speakers since we first went into business and because of their loyalty and dedication, we would like to show our appreciation and support by giving back to some of their charities as well as others we feel have made an impact over the last 50 years.” – Robert Walker
BIG NEWS: It is American Program Bureau’s 50th Anniversary! We are celebrating all year long with #50ReasonsWhyAPB, brand new videos, gift card/book giveaways, charity donations & much more!
APB’s Deborah Perry Piscione Writes Compelling Fast Company Article Exploring How Big Ideas Are Born
How do today’s top business leaders come up with their pioneering ideas? APB speaker Deborah Perry Piscione probed this question in the recent Fast Company article, How the Larry Pages of the World Get...
The Wait Is Over: Pulitzer-Winning Journalists Nicholas Kristof & Sheryl WuDunn Premiere Highly Anticipated Documentary, A Path Appears, on PBS
A Path Appears, the best-selling book by APB speakers Nicholas Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn, has inspired a three-part documentary airing tonight on PBS! Part of the Women and Girls Lead initiative, this special television...
How do you come alive? APB speaker Wes Moore, the acclaimed author of The Other Wes Moore, continues his inspirational quest for a meaningful life in his new book The Work: My Search for...