PROFESSIONAL SPEAKER, EMCEE, AUTHOR OF “EAT, DRINK & SUCCEED” AND TELEVISION COMMENTATOR
Laura enjoys collaborating with speakers bureaus, meeting planners and the client to successfully provide services to meet the specific goals of the client and the event. Just as she says in her keynotes; it is not only the Return on Investment (ROI) that Laura strives to achieve for every client, but the Return on Experience (ROE) at every event. Her approach is to research and listen before she even begins to speak.
For more information on her method, see Laura’s in-depth cover story in Europe’s Live. magazine. It can be found in its entirety here.
Laura Schwartz is an unforgettable, motivational and actionable high-energy professional speaker. Named one of the Best Keynote Speakers by Meetings and Conventions magazine and one of seven American speakers who exceed and surpass expectations by Successful Meetings magazine, she delivers customized presentations while incorporating key messages and client objectives to ensure every keynote is relatable and relevant to the audience at hand. Whether Laura is presenting to a room full of industry leaders, sales executives, entrepreneurs, independent consultants, women business leaders, Fortune 500 CEOs or young professionals, each presentation is packed with powerful tools to propel your audience to the next level in business and beyond.
Laura is the preeminent emcee for conferences and events as she engages the audience and works to create an environment – whether high energy or contemplative – that will further the objective of her client. Laura uses her extensive television experience to bring a level of ease and expertise to on-stage and on-camera interviews with CEOs, experts, celebrities and organizational leaders as well as moderated panel discussions. When Laura emcees your event she is proud to become a full-time Brand Ambassador of your company, its culture, product and message. It is a guarantee that she will keep the audience involved and a conference on track, on message and on time.
Laura sought out an award-winning motion picture studio to design her presentations to ensure that her keynotes look like no other. PowerPoint presentations may have a place and a value, but for her general session keynotes, Laura wants the audience to experience something different from anything they’ve ever seen at a breakout or general session. She seeks to re-imagine, re-energize and re-engage each audience by delivering messages they can learn from, incorporate into their lives and never forget!
Laura’s extensive experience as a professional speaker on the world stage makes her an authoritative source and commentator on a wide range of topics, including leadership, networking, domestic and foreign affairs, pop culture and special events. She regularly appears as an international commentator and television news program co-host. She covered the 2008 presidential campaign for the CBS Early Show, was the on-air political contributor for Fox News Channel from 2004 to 2007, a regular on Sir David Frost’s Frost Over the World and the special correspondent to Larry King Live and CNN for the 2008 presidential primaries. Today, Laura appears on the BBC World News, China’s CCTV and BBC Wales. Laura’s nonpartisan commentary is well respected both domestically and internationally.
Laura’s presentations are effective around the world because, although they are adapted to every audience, her message knows no boundaries. Her international experience and career allows her to connect and influence all cultures, ages and industries. Her presentations have been acclaimed overseas in Europe, the Middle East, Africa, Asia, Australia, the Americas and beyond.
LAURA DONATES BACK 100% OF PROCEEDS FROM BOOK SALES
Laura’s book, “Eat, Drink & Succeed,” also the name of her Signature Presentation, focuses on being “prepared for partnership,” turning the “optional into opportunity,” and realizing the positive, powerful benefits networking can bring to others. She Donates 100% of all proceeds from books sales at her speaking engagements to the client’s chosen charity or scholarship program.
LAURA’S SOCIAL MEDIA ENGAGEMENT AND ASSETS FOR HER CLIENTS
Laura’s social media engagement with your audience begins as soon as your contract is signed and it continues to the stage and beyond. Laura is active on all channels of social media, including your specialty in-house conference apps, and will incorporate your handles, hashtags and names leading up to, during and after the conference. In addition to social media, Laura Schwartz Live also provides professionally created content, including materials ranging from info-graphics and blogs to customized videos, Twitter chat opportunities and more with the client to be used as co-branded assets (at no additional cost).
Laura, with her extensive background in television and radio, is also available to record podcasts prior to your conference with your leadership and team for playback on the Laura Schwartz Live Podcast series on iTunes and your own website. Laura engages with your audience before your conference even begins to help energize and encourage your members to register and after it is finished to continue the conversation and remain connected!
LAURA OFFERS A FLAT RATE FOR TRAVEL
Laura is always willing to work within a flat rate of travel if it is the preference of the client or speakers bureau.
Laura’s charismatic style will keep your audience entertained and keep your program
running on time and on point.
A dynamic and knowledgeable commentator, Laura is a well-known television authority on leadership, networking, pop culture
and special events.
In her first book, Eat, Drink & Succeed, Laura shows you how to use the same secrets that skyrocketed her onto the world stage.