How to Get a Speaker Agent to Become a Paid Professional Speaker

Amy Eddy


Judy Carter


How to Get a Speaker Agent to Become a Paid Professional Speaker
with Amy Eddy & Judy Carter

Getting paid to speak, it helps if you have a speaker agent booking you.

Speaker agents (usually called Speaker Bureaus) work to find the perfect speaker for their client’s event. When you are at the top of their list of recommended speakers, a speaker can watch their bookings soar. So, if you are just starting — how do you get a speaker agent to book you, or just know you exist?

In this webinar with Amy Eddy (Big Speak Speakers Bureau) and Judy Carter (Author of The Message of You), you will learn exactly how to approach a speaker bureau. After all, there are so many mistakes that wanna-be speakers make when approaching a speaker bureau, that torpedo their speaking careers. You will learn insider information on how exactly how to approach a speaker bureau to get paid speaking gigs.

You will learn:

  • When is the right time to approach a speaker bureau
  • How much professional speakers get paid
  • Avoiding mistakes that will turn a speaker bureau off
  • The top 5 things you need in place prior to approaching a speaker bureau
  • The best way to contact a speaker bureau

Who is Amy Eddy?

Amy Eddy is a Senior Agent and Consultant at BigSpeak, where she partners with clients to source the best-value keynote speakers, and ensures that long-lasting positive change results. She’s well known for “saving the day” by procuring the perfect last-minute speaker just days before an important event, as well as building long-term client relationships that have survived corporate mergers and acquisitions.

Who is Judy Carter?

At an early age, Judy Carter discovered that the messes in her life were great comedy material. Judy speaks internationally on using stories as transformational tools and her work has been featured in the Wall Street Journal as well as on NPR’s “All Things Considered” and she is also a weekly blogger for Psychology Today.

As an author, Judy doesn’t like to brag, but she did write the Bible. No joke, she’s the author of “The Comedy Bible” and her latest book,“The Message of You: Turn Your Life Story into a Speaking Career,” teaches readers how to become her competition.


Date & Time:  Jun 22, 2017 12:00 PM in Pacific Time (US and Canada)