Top 10 Keynote Speakers of 2021

Virtual Keynote speakers and keynote speaking was alive and well in 2021. While in-person events virtually disappeared in 2020 (pun intended), online conferences and workshops flourished. Audience members discovered the benefits of virtual talks as they were able to get more interactive and interpersonal with their favorite keynote speakers in online chat rooms and virtual Q&As.

If you’re looking for a great keynote speaker expert to get you started in 2021 (virtually or in-person), consider some of these top keynote speakers for 2021. These top 10 keynote speaking experts of 2021 can help you and your team go to the next level in teamwork, storytelling, motivation, entrepreneurship, resilience, habit building, emotional intelligence, and diversity and inclusion.


Robyn Benincasa

Robyn Benincasa is a top leadership and teamwork keynote speaker, who earned her teamwork expertise the hard way as a member of a World Champion Adventure Racing team and a full-time first responder in San Diego. Robyn is one of the highest-rated, female motivational and teamwork speakers in the world, whose message of teamwork has inspired hundreds of Fortune 1000 companies.


Matthew Luhn

Matthew Luhn is a top storytelling keynote speaker for businesses and a former lead animator and storyteller at Pixar Studios. Alongside his story work in Hollywood, Matthew works closely with Fortune 500 companies, entrepreneurs, and other professionals to craft stories that bridge the gap between business and heart to build stronger brands and business communication.


Molly Bloom

Molly Bloom is an inspirational speaker, author, and the riveting subject of the Aaron Sorkin film, Molly’s Game. Using examples from her career as a world-class poker entrepreneur, Molly shares the tools she used to rise to the top and how she overcame her personal setbacks.


Kevin O’Leary

Kevin O’Leary is a successful entrepreneur and business speaker, venture capitalist, and a popular guest judge on Shark Tank. His opinionated nature has won over millions of TV viewers and Kevin’s professional tips and personal anecdotes have excited businesses all over.


Marc Randolph

Marc Randolph is a respected entrepreneur and innovation virtual keynote speaker, Netflix co-founder, angel investor, and Amazon #1 bestselling author of That Will Never Work. His talks are a blend of inspiration and actionable business goals drawn from the starting and growing of Netflix and other successful startups.


Jia Jiang

Jia Jiang is a top motivational speaker and resilience expert with the most viewed TED Talk of 2017. He uses funny and moving examples from his book Rejection Proof to show how people and organizations can become resilient in the face of rejection.


James Clear

James Clear is a personal development keynote speaker and the New York Times bestselling author of Atomic Habits (with over a million copies sold). James can help you and your team create a system and routine to succeed by developing small habits that make big changes down the line.


Mitch Lowe

Mitch Lowe is a top business keynote speaker, founding executive of Netflix, and the former CEO of two other disruptive movie companies, Redbox and Moviepass. Get great business takeaways on how companies like yours can disrupt entire industries and prove the critics wrong.


JP Pawliw-Fry

J.P. Pawliw-Fry is a top emotional intelligence expert and co-author of the New York Times bestseller, Performing Under Pressure. His work has inspired leaders from Fortune 500 companies, U.S. Marines, Olympic athletes, NBA, and NFL teams to perform better under high pressure.


Risha Grant

Risha Grant is a top diversity and inclusion speaker and the founder of an award-winning diversity consulting and communications firm. Risha shows how to get rid of your implicit and conscious biases in order to build a more inclusive company culture that makes for a more profitable company.


Whether you’re looking to do an online conference, virtual keynote, online function, or Zoom meeting, these top ten virtual keynote speakers of 2020 have the skills to deliver an exciting and motivational experience. Call BigSpeak speakers bureau today to find a top keynote speaker for your event in 2021 and beyond.