Happiness and Wellness Speakers We Are Grateful For

As we wind down 2020, we are reflecting on what we are most Thankful for.  As 2020 could quite possibly be the most difficult year in most of our lives, we wanted to spread some happiness with these outstandingly positive speakers!

Shawn Achor

Shawn Achor is a top motivational speaker, happiness research, founder of GoodThink Inc. and the New York Times bestselling author of The Happiness Advantage and Before Happiness.  Shawn has become one of the world’s leading experts on the connection between happiness and success.  Sounds like just the man for your next event!


Molly Bloom

Molly Bloom is a top inspirational virtual keynote speaker, entrepreneur, and bestselling author of Molly’s Game.  Molly knows all about making the best of bad situations and pivoting to overcome setbacks as they arise, no matter how severe. She’s shared her story of overcoming the odds with audiences hundred of times and is uniquely adept at inspiring others with her mixture of grace, grit, and authenticity. Clients rave about her professionalism, charm, and first-class presentations.


Michelle Gielan

Michelle Gielan is a top positive communications expert and the Founder of the Institute for Applied Positive Research.  She researches the science of positive communication and how to use it to fuel success.  Michelle has developed simple, yet proven techniques for positive communication that drive individual and team success.


John Jacobs

John Jacobs is the co-founder and Chief Creative Optimist of Live is Good, a positive lifestyle brand that sells to over 2,000 retailers across the US and Canada.  John’s mission is to spread the power of optimism through inspiring art, a passionate community, and groundbreaking nonprofit work.


Mr. Wonderful (Kevin O’Leary)

Kevin O’Leary, who has been nicknamed “Mr. Wonderful”, is a top business virtual speaker, respected investor, author, venture capitalist, and star of ABC’s Shark Tank Reality Show.  Within his various television roles, his opinionated nature has won over millions, and he continues to impress with his audiences with professional tips and personal anecdotes.


Robert Waldinger

Robert Waldinger is a top life balance and happiness virtual keynote speaker, psychiatrist, psychoanalyst, and the current director of the Harvard Study of Adult Development.  Robert speaks on What keeps us happy and healthy as we go through life and breaks down his data from the Harvard Study of Adult Development to share three important lessons as well as practical, old-as-the-hills wisdom on how you can build a fulfilling, long life.


James Lawrence

James Lawrence is a top virtual motivational speaker, endurance world record holder, triathlete, and subject of the documentary The Iron Cowboy: The Story of the 50.50.50. Known to the world as The Iron Cowboy for wearing a cowboy hat during Ironman races, James completed the greatest feat of human endurance in 2015: 50 full distance triathlons, in 50 states, in 50 consecutive days (50.50.50).


JP Pawliw-Fry

Dr. J.P. Pawliw-Fry is a top emotional intelligence virtual keynote speaker, leadership thought leader, peak performance expert, and co-author of the New York Times bestseller, Performing Under Pressure. His work with leaders from Fortune 500 companies, U.S. Marines, Olympic athletes, NBA, and NFL teams has provided him with considerable opportunities to test his science-based tools in environments of high pressure.



We hope that you all take a moment to reflect on this year, and consider some positivity for your next event.  To bring in one of the top health and wellness speakers to your next conference or event, contact BigSpeak at (805) 965-1400 or info@bigspeak.com.