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With its breathtaking vistas, majestic mountains and pristine coastline, Santa Barbara has long been a magnet for the enlightened and exceptional. Situated 90 miles north of Hollywood and blessed with world-renowned academic institutions, our town embodies a classic California confluence of Big Stars and Big Minds. BigSpeak is proud to not only represent a distinguished roster of Santa Barbara's finest speakers, but from our stores to our shores, we often interact and refer to each other as "neighbor."



"As one went to Europe to see the living past, so one must visit Southern California to observe the future."

- Alison Lurie

  • Ichak Adizes: Corporate Performance Expert and Authority on Managing Change
  • Ann Louise Bardach: Journalist, Cuba Policy Expert and Author of Cuba Confidential
  • Russell Bishop: Executive Coach, Author, Management and Performance Improvement Consultant, Huffington Post Senior Editor-at-Large
  • Christen Brown: Internationally Renowned Presentation and Personal Development Coach
  • Jack Canfield: "America's Success Coach," Co-Author of Chicken Soup For The Soul and The Secret, Peak Performance Expert
  • John Cleese: Award-Winning Actor, Author, Humorist & Monty Python Member
  • Barbara De Angelis: Best Selling Author, TV Personality, Renowned Relationship and Personal Development Expert
  • Joline Godfrey: Financial Expert, Authority on Family Financial Education
  • Barbara Marx Hubbard: Futurist and Advocate of Conscious Social Evolution
  • Kathy Ireland: Lifestyle Designer, CEO and Chief Designer for Kathy Ireland Worldwide
  • Beverly Kirkhart: Cancer Survivor and Co-Author of Chicken Soup For The Surviving Soul
  • Ursula Lamberti: Executive Leadership Coach, Mediator and Corporate Trainer
  • Dr. John La Puma: Physician, Celebrity Chef, Best Selling Author, TV Host of Lifetime’s ChefMD
  • Andy LoRusso: "The Singing Chef" Celebrity Chef, Author, Entertainer
  • W. Mitchell: Motivational Speaker and Author of It's Not What Happens To You - It's What You Do About It
  • Relly Nadler: Leadership and Emotional Intelligence Expert, Author of Leaders' Playbook
  • Paul Orfalea: Kinko's Founder, Business Leader, Visionary, Philanthropist
  • Jim Peal: Diversity, Communication and Executive Development Expert
  • Bryan Siever: Professional Development Strategist. President of consulTEAM and G.U.E.S.T! Service Enhancement.
  • Marilyn Tam: Productivity, Leadership, Globalization, and Diversity Expert and Former Top Executive in Fortune500 Retail Companies
  • Shaun Tomson: World Champion Surfer, Author, Entrepreneur and Environmental Advocate
  • Robert Tucker: Innovation Expert and Author of Driving Growth Through Innovation
  • Jay Winner: Family Physician, Author, Stress Management Expert
  • Jason Womack: Workplace Productivity & Performance Expert and Coach

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