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Goodman Speakers Bureau Continues Partnership with Exclusive Meeting Planner Events

WINDSOR, CONN.,—March 17, 2016—The Goodman Speakers Bureau will continue its partnership with Northstar Meetings Group by supplying some of today’s most topical and influential speakers for several 2016 events. This is the second year the bureau has worked with Northstar and its media brands, Meetings & Conventions and Successful Meetings, to provide unique and engaging speakers for these exclusive events which are attended by pre-qualified, high-level planners.

In addition to providing content, the speakers will be available to interact with planners throughout each event for deeper insight into their style and expertise. To date, the bureau has scheduled, Shira Abel, expert in growth, entrepreneurship and innovation, to speak at the San Francisco event on May 11; Chris Waddell, the most decorated male skier in Paralympic history, to speak in Denver on June 30; Kim Lear, future trends expert, to address the Clearwater Beach, Fla., event on Sept. 8; rock drummer and motivational speaker, Mark Schulman, to speak in Maui on Sept. 14; and, Jade Simmons, classical pianist and powerful inspirational speaker, to deliver the keynote in Houston on Dec 1.

“Speakers play such a vital role in every meeting and event and, when properly vetted and selected, they can really turn a great meeting into an exceptional one,” Diane Goodman, president of The Goodman Speakers Bureau, said. “We appreciate the chance to continue this partnership with Northstar Meetings to showcase some of today’s most diverse and incredibly talented speakers. As a bureau that has always worked to help educate planners on quality speakers and the overall selection process, we think these fantastic professionals will really demonstrate how they can connect with audiences and stay relevant to meeting objectives.”

Meetings & Conventions and Successful Meetings created these exclusive events to bring together meeting professionals and leading suppliers at key destinations throughout the United States and around the globe. Conducted in a productive business format, each event affords planners the opportunity to meet and engage with vendors and to further their professional development. To apply to attend an event, click here. For more information about Northstar and its other meetings and travel-related brands, click here.

The Goodman Speakers Bureau provides insight, guidance, perspective and advice to assist meeting planners in selecting the best professional speakers for their event. Done with the highest level of integrity, passion, professionalism, and service, The Goodman Speakers Bureau works to match the best motivational, inspirational, business and thought-leading speakers for client meetings.
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Speaker Referenced: 
 Shira Abel   Chris Waddell   Kim Lear   Mark Schulman   Jade Simmons