Praise & Recognition

I cannot thank each of you enough for your help. With this being my first "celebrity" experience, you all made it very easy and I truly appreciate all you did.
Rhinebeck Area Chamber of Commerce
 

WME could not have been more efficient, more understanding, nor better prepared. The event turned out to be spectacular and due in large measure to their professionalism and diligence. We could not have been more pleased!
Association for Financial Professionals
 

Speakers Gallery


Ben Affleck
Academy Award® Winning Producer and Writer
Critically Acclaimed Director and Actor
 
Sunny Anderson
Co-Host, Food Network's "The Kitchen"
 
Julie Andrews
Singer, Actress
Author, Humanitarian
 
Kevin Bacon
Actor, Musician, Founder of Sixdegrees.org
 
Tyra Banks
CEO, Entrepreneur
TV Icon, Author, Activist
 
King Peggy Bartels
King of Otuam, Ghana
Co-Author, King Peggy: An American Secretary, Her Royal Destiny, and the Inspiring Story of How She Changed an African Village
 
Joy Bauer
Nutrition and Health Expert, NBC's Today Show
 
Samantha Bee
Correspondent, The Daily Show with Jon Stewart
 
Sir Richard Branson
Founder and President, Virgin Group
 
Governor Philip Bredesen
Governor of Tennessee 2003-2011
Author, Fresh Medicine: How to Fix Reform and Build a Sustainable Health Care System
 
Erin Brockovich
Consumer Advocate
Author, TV Host
 
Kix Brooks
Legendary Country Singer, Brooks & Dunn
 
Tabatha Coffey
Host, Tabatha Takes Over
 
Yael Cohen Braun
Activist, Social Entrepreneur, Founder, F*ck Cancer
 
Bill Courtney
Subject of the Academy Award-winning Documentary, UNDEFEATED
Author, Against the Grain: A Coach's Wisdom on Character, Faith, Family, and Love
 
Giada De Laurentiis
Host, Giada at Home, Giada's Weekend Getaways
NBC Today Show Contributor
 
Duck Dynasty
Entrepreneurs, Duck Commander Sporting Empire
Stars of "Duck Dynasty" on A&E
 
Allyson Felix
Olympic Gold Medalist
Track & Field
 
David Finch
Author, The Journal of Best Practices: A Memoir of Marriage, Asperger Syndrome, and One Man's Quest to Be a Better Husband
 
Bobby Flay
Chef, Host, Throwdown With Bobby Flay, America's Next Great Restaurant
 
Barney Frank
U.S. Congressman (1981-2012)
Chairman, House Financial Services Committee (2007-2011)
 
Kathy Freston
NY Times Bestselling Author
The Lean, Veganist, Quantum Wellness
 
Soleil Moon Frye
Social Media Expert, Entrepreneur, Eco-Leader
Author of HAPPY CHAOS and Host of OWN's Home Made Simpe
 
Kim Ghattas
BBC State Department Correspondent
Author, The Secretary: A Journey with Hillary Clinton From Beirut to the Heart of American Power
 
Joseph Gordon-Levitt
Actor
Founder, hitRECord
 
Mohsin Hamid
Author, The Reluctant Fundamentalist
 
Darrell Hammond
Comedian, Actor, NY Times Bestselling Author
Longest Running Cast Member of SNL
 
Marilu Henner
Actress, Producer, NY Times Bestselling Author
 
Noreena Hertz
Futurist, Economist, Bestselling Author
 
Chrys Howard
Mother of Korie Robertson, Star of A&E's Duck Dynasty
Best-Selling Author
 
Anjelica Huston
Academy Award-winning Actress & Director
 
Jamie Hyneman
Co-Host, MythBusters
 
Ashley Judd
Actress, Activist, Humanitarian
 
Candice Kumai
"The Stiletto Chef"
Host, Home Made Simple, Cook Yourself Thin
 
Laura Ling
Journalist, Host, E! Investigates
Co-Author, Somewhere Inside
 
Lisa Ling
Host, Our America with Lisa Ling on OWN
Journalist, Author, Correspondent, National Geographic Explorer
 
Rob Lowe
Actor, Producer
Director & Bestselling Author
 
Steve Martin
Iconic Actor, Comedian, Author, Playwright, Musician
 
Jeff Mauro
Host of Sandwich King on the Food Network
Co-Host, Food Network's "The Kitchen"
 
Robin McGraw
Regular Contributor, The Dr. Phil Show
NY Times Best-Selling Author
 
Brad Meltzer
#1 NY Times Bestselling Author
Host of Brad Meltzer's Decoded
 
Spike Mendelsohn
Chef, Restaurateur
Correspondent, CBS Early Show
 
Maria Menounos
Co-Host, Extra
Best-selling Author, Journalist, Activist
 
Bret Michaels
Musician, Producer, Star, Vh1's Life as I Know It
Entrepreneur
 
Cesar Millan
Host, The Dog Whisperer
Author, Cesar's Way
 
Dean Obeidallah
Award Winning Arab-American Comedian
 
Alexis Ohanian
Co-Founder, Reddit, Entrepreneur, Investor, Activist
Author, "Without Their Permission"
 
The Onion
America's Finest News Source
 
Regis Philbin
Legendary Television Host
Author, "How I Got This Way"
 
Wendell Potter
Health Care Whistleblower
Author, Deadly Spin
 
Bill Rancic
Entrepreneur, TV Personality
Winner of the Apprentice
 
Giuliana Rancic
Entertainment Journalist
Fashion and Beauty Expert, Television Personality
 
Kathy Reichs
Bestselling Author, Forensic Anthropologist
Producer, Bones
 
Ed Rendell
Governor of Pennsylvania (2003-2011) NBC News Political Analyst
Author: A Nation of Wusses: How America's Leaders Lost the Guts to Make Us Great
 
Mary Roach
Author, Packing For Mars, GULP: Adventures on the Alimentary Canal by Mary Roach
 
Al Robertson
Star, A&E's "Duck Dynasty"
 
Cole Robertson
Star, A&E's "Duck Dynasty"
 
Jase Robertson
Star, A&E's "Duck Dynasty"
 
Jep Robertson
Star, A&E's "Duck Dynasty"
 
Jessica Robertson
Star, A&E's "Duck Dynasty"
 
John Luke Robertson
Star, A&E's "Duck Dynasty"
 
Kay Robertson
Star, A&E's "Duck Dynasty"
 
Korie Robertson
Star, A&E's "Duck Dynasty"
 
Missy Robertson
Star, A&E's "Duck Dynasty"
 
Reed Robertson
Star, A&E's "Duck Dynasty"
 
Sadie Robertson
Star, A&E's "Duck Dynasty"
 
Si Robertson
Star, A&E's "Duck Dynasty"
 
Willie Robertson
Star, A&E's "Duck Dynasty"
CEO, Duck Commander
 
Coco Rocha
Iconic Fashion Model, Social Media Maven
 
Al Roker
Co-Host NBC Today Show
Media Entrepreneur, Author
 
Dr. Jim Sears
Pediatrician, Co-Host, The Doctors!
 
Gail Simmons
Host, Top Chef: Just Desserts, Judge, Top Chef
Special Project Manager, Food & Wine Magazine
 
Lara Spencer
Co-Host, Good Morning America
 
Victoria Stilwell
Internationally Renowned Dog Trainer
Host of It's Me or the Dog
 
Adriana Trigiani
Author, Big Stone Gap, Very Valentine,
Don't Sing at the Table: Life Lessons From My Grandmothers
 
Buddy Valastro
The Cake Boss
Host, The Next Great Baker
 
Alexa von Tobel
Founder, CEO, Learnvest.com
Author, "Financially Fearless"
 
Amy Waldman
Journalist, Author, The Submission
 
Paul Watson
Star of Whale Wars
Marine Wildlife Conservationist, Activist, Author
 
Forest Whitaker
Actor, Director
Producer, Humanitarian
 
Pharrell Williams
Singer, Songwriter
Producer, Entrepreneur
 
Serena Williams
Iconic Tennis Player, Entrepreneur
 
Simon Winchester
Author, The Man Who Loved China,
The Professor and The Madman, Atlantic
 
iO Tillet Wright
Outspoken Artist and Activist
 
Wynonna
Iconic Country Music Singer, Songwriter
 
Geoffrey Zakarian
Chef, Winner of Next Iron Chef
Judge, Chopped, 24 Restaurant Battle, The Next Iron Chef: Super Chefs, Co-Host, Food Network's "The Kitchen"
 
Andrew Zimmern
Host, Bizarre Foods With Andrew Zimmern