Celebrity Speakers

Today, more than ever, Celebrity is power. Meeting planners need keynote speakers who not only captivate their audiences, but also deliver the insight that keeps people talking about an event weeks and months afterwards. Browse our Celebrity Speakers to find the perfect one for your event.

Click any of the speakers below for a full biography and program overview.

Kyle Shewfelt, Sports Speaker, Olympic Gynmnastics Champion, Profile Image

Kyle Shewfelt

Kyle Shewfelt achieved his ultimate goal on Sunday, August 22, 2004 in Athens, Greece when he captured Canada's first-ever Olympic medal ...

Dan Shulman, Sports Speaker, TSN and ESPN Broadcaster, Profile Image

Dan Shulman

ESPN's Dan Shulman, one of North America's most prolific and passionate sports broadcasters, works exclusively in Canada for TSN as a reg...

Dr. Joey Shulman, Change Speaker, Nutrition and Wellness, Profile Image

Dr. Joey Shulman

Dr. Joey Shulman DC, registered nutritionist, is the author of several best- selling books including The Natural Makeover Diet - 4 steps ...

Christine Sinclair, Sports Speaker, Olympic Medalist, Profile image

Christine Sinclair

Christine Sinclair is widely recognized as the greatest soccer player to ever come out of Canada. She has spent the last 12 years with th...

Harnarayan Singh

Born and raised in small town Alberta, Harnarayan Singh has risen through the broadcast ranks to become the host and play by play announc...

Darryl Sittler, Sports Speaker, Toronto Maple Leaf, Profile Image

Darryl Sittler

Darryl Sittler is one of the greatest players to ever wear the Toronto Maple Leaf uniform. The former centreman was Toronto's first choi...

Sami-Jo Small, Sports, Hockey, Olympics Motivational Speaker

Sami Jo Small

Sami Jo Small grew up on the outdoor hockey rinks of Winnipeg, MB. Her passion for the game was honed in the boys' minor hockey system. A...

Rod Smith, Adventure and Sports Speaker, TSN Sportscentre Host, Profile Image

Rod Smith

Before his role on SportsCentre, Smith anchored TSN's studio coverage of CFL football and baseball. A former offensive guard for the Quee...

DJ Smith

DJ Smith is the head coach of the Ottawa Senators. DJ had spent the last four seasons as an assistant coach with the Toronto Maple Leafs....

Brian Spanton

A former player with Canada’s national senior men’s team, Brian Spanton is a Rugby Analyst. Spanton has been a part of TSN’s rugby...

Milt Stegall, Adventure and Sports Speaker, CFL, TSN, Profile Image

Milt Stegall

In 2008, the CFL on TSN made an off-season addition of former Winnipeg Blue Bombers receiver Milt Stegall as guest analyst. Stegall is th...

Gord Stellick, Adventure and Sports Speaker, Profile Image

Gord Stellick

Gord Stellick is a Canadian sports broadcaster and former NHL executive. Currently the radio host of Hockey Night in Canada, Stellick cam...

John Stevens

He is the current head coach for the Los Angeles Kings, and the former head coach of the Philadelphia Flyers. Stevens played as a defense...

PJ Stock, Adventure and Sports Speaker, HNIC Announcer, Profile Image

PJ Stock

After playing for the New York Rangers, Montreal Canadiens and Boston Bruins, PJ Stock retired from the NHL and turned his hand to sports...

Glen Suitor, Adventure and Sports Speaker, CFL, Profile Image

Glen Suitor

Glen Suitor played 11 seasons with the Saskatchewan Roughriders as a safety before announcing his retirement from the CFL in 1994. Suitor...

Mike Sullivan

With 15 years of NHL coaching experience, Mike Sullivan led the Penguins to back-to-back Stanley Cup championships in 2016 and '17 to bec...

Joe Tilley, Sports Speaker, Sports Anchor, CTV Toronto, Profile Image

Joe Tilley

"A personal story of inspiration and recovery" - Joe Tilley is the Sports Anchor for CTV News Toronto. A happily married father of three,...

Dave Tippett

The Edmonton Oilers announced the hiring of Dave Tippett as the 16th head coach in Oilers in 2019. The native of Moosomin, Saskatchewan ...

Brian Tobin, Business and Economics Speaker, Former Politican, Profile Image

Brian Tobin

One of the best orators in the country, The Hon. Brian Tobin inspires audiences with a vision for Canada, while at the same time giving t...

Rick Tocchet

Tocchet joined the Coyotes as head coach in 2017 following three seasons and back-to-back Stanley Cup championships as an assistant coach...

John Tortorella

Tortorella—or "Torts" as he is sometimes called by the press—is known for his outspoken nature. An American ice hockey coach and form...

Barry Trotz

Barry Trotz was named Head Coach of the New York Islanders on June 21, 2018 after leaving the Washington Capitals 11 days after winning t...

Chantal Vallée, sports speaker, head coach Windsor Lancers Women's Basketball, Profile Image

Chantal Vallee

Chantal Vallée is the Head Coach of the University of two-time Canadian University Champion Windsor Lancers Women's Basketball. She h...

Alain Vigneault

Alain Vigneault

Known for his sense of humour, Alain Vigneault is a former Canadian professional ice hockey player and head coach with the New York Range...

Scott Moir, Tessa Virtue, Adventure and Sports Speakers, Olympians Figure Skating, Profile Image

Tessa Virtue

Ranked third in the World, Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir represented one of Canada's best medal hopefuls entering the 2010 Winter Olympics ...

Lisa "Longball" Vlooswyk, Golfing Professional, Motivational Sports Speaker

Lisa “Longball” Vlooswyk

Lisa is an 8-Time Canadian Long Drive National Champion, that is CURRENTLY competing at a World Class level on the Golf Channel's World L...

Kara Wagland

Kara Wagland is an anchor and reporter for Sportscentre, Canada’s most-watched sports news and information show. In 2014, Wagland host...

Herschel Walker, Adventure and Sports Speaker, Mental Health Awareness Advocate, Profile Image

Herschel Walker

In his hometown of Wrightsville, Georgia, Walker played football and basketball and competed in track and field. He scored a record-break...

Brent Wallace, TSN, Sports Speaker, Profile Image

Brent Wallace

During his tenure at TSN, Wallace has covered some of the biggest sporting events in North America, including the Stanley Cup Final, Worl...

Geoff Ward

From the classroom to Calgary Flames Head Coach, here's what you need to know about the Flames' interim bench boss. A native of Waterloo...

Aaron Ward, Canadian Sportscaster, NHL, Profile Image

Aaron Ward

Born in Windsor, Ontario, Ward moved with his family to the Ottawa area at an early age. He became a regular NHL player in the 1996/97 se...

Jana Webb profile image

Jana Webb

This is Jana Webb; a lifelong athlete, industry disruptor, and overall loveable woman who has made it her mission to share her inimitable pe...

Ben Webster, Adventure Speaker, Expedition Leader, Profile Image

Ben Webster

Ben Webster is one of the world's most accomplished expedition leaders. In a career spanning over 25 years of high adventure, he has led ...

Bob Weeks, TSN Golf Reporter, Sports Speaker, Profile Image

Bob Weeks

Now in his 25th year of covering golf in Canada and around the world, Bob Weeks joined TSN as a Golf Insider in 1998, reporting from majo...

Doug Weight

Doug Weight is an American professional ice hockey coach, executive and former player. He was most recently the head coach and assistant ...

Suzy Welch, Leadership Speaker, Business Journalist, Profile Image

Suzy Welch

Suzy Welch is an author, commentator, and business journalist. The weekly column, The Welch Way, she writes with her husband, Jack Welch,...

Rick Westhead

As the network’s Senior Correspondent, award-winning investigative journalist Rick Westhead breaks news and creates original content fo...

Simon Whitfield, Adventure and Sports Speaker, Olympic Triathlete, Profile Image

Simon Whitfield

Simon Whitfield has relentlessly pursued excellence in sport - and in life - for as long as he or anyone around him can remember. As a yo...

Hayley Wickenheiser, Adventure and Sports Speaker, Olympic Medalist, Profile Image

Hayley Wickenheiser

Four-time Olympic medalist, Hayley Wickenheiser is regarded as one of the best female hockey players in the world with an uncompromised d...

Luke Wileman

Luke Wileman provides play-by-play commentary for TSN’s soccer coverage, including MLS ON TSN, calling the action for the Vancouver Whi...

Brian Williams, Sports Speaker, Legendary Sports Broadcaster, Profile Image

Brian Williams

Named to the Order of Canada in December 2011 for both his distinguished broadcasting career of more than 40 years and extensive communit...

Tracy Wilson

A decorated competitor with a lifelong passion for the sport, Tracy Wilson is one of world’s most in-demand figure skating broadcasters...

Cory Woron, Sports Speaker, Sportscaster, Profile Image

Cory Woron

National viewers were first introduced to Woron as host of the popular Ford That's Golf before his move to the weekend edition of SportsC...