Making the Speaking Business More Customer Focused

5 Steps to Booking a Speaker

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In March, our world changed and the speaking business was not immune.

With grace & skill, our great speakers rose to the occasion, developing fascinating and inspiring content that they could deliver virtually.

The good news is that booking a speaker with The Sweeney Agency is as easy as ever.

We collaborate with our clients every step of the way to ensure we find the best speaker for your event.

Here’s how we continue to be known for putting you, the client, first:

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1. Choose a Theme:

Decide on a theme or topic for your event.

Going through a period of transition? Looking to shake up your creative? Building trust within your teams? We have great speakers on all of those topics.

Having trouble? Check out our IDEA GENERATOR for inspiration.


2. Get in Touch:

Get in touch with your Event Date & Theme.

We will ask you some key questions to find the perfect speaker for your live or virtual event.

We pride ourselves on our personal touch. We are small team of dedicated professionals with over 20 years experience. When you call us, you speak to us directly… and quickly.


3. We create a Shortlist of Speakers:

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By now, we have a great idea of what you are looking for and will send you a shortlist of exceptional speakers.

Each speaker will be vetted with YOUR event in mind, along with our personal thoughts on how that speaker can inspire your attendees.




4. Let’s Talk:

From the shortlist, you’ve narrowed it down to two great speakers. Let’s discuss your needs to help make the final decision.

With over 20 years experience, you can trust us to provide all of the information you need to choose the right speaker.

We work with you to find the best format for your presentation, including live streams, Q&A sessions and even follow up programs to ensure maximum engagement for your key stakeholders.


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5. Finalize the Details:

We will facilitate a call with your leadership team & our speaker to do a deep dive into your business to make sure their presentation really hits home.

As trusted experts, you can rest easy knowing our experience will guide you every step of the way.



To Learn more about Booking a Great Speaker, contact [email protected]

Derek Sweeney is the Director of Speaker Ideas at The Sweeney Agency. For 15 years Derek has been helping clients find the right Speakers for their events. Derek can be reached at 1-866-727-7555 or [email protected]



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