• speaker-troy-vincentTroy Vincent
      Former NFL All Pro & Current NFL Executive VP of Football Operations
      January 2015
    • speaker-jim-knightJim Knight
      Culture, Branding and Customer Service Catalyst
      February 2015
    • speaker-jim-morganJim Morgan Chairman – Krispy Kreme
      March 2015
    • speaker-woody-durhamWoody Durham
      “Voice of the Tar Heels”
      April2015
    • speakers-nick-faldo-ian-baker-finchNick Faldo & Ian Baker Finch
      CBS Sports Golf Analysts
      May 2015
    • speaker-elizabeth-smartElizabeth Smart
      Abduction survivor and Founder of the Elizabeth Smart Foundation
      September 2015
    • speaker-jonathan-karlJonathan Karl
      ABC News’ Chief White House Correspondent
      October 2015
    • speaker-michael-leiterMichael Leiter
      Former Director of the National Counterterrorism Center
      November 2015
        • Herm Edwards – ESPN NFL AnalystHerm Edwards
          ESPN NFL Analyst
          January 10, 2014
        • Martha RaddatzMartha Raddatz
          ABC News Chief Global Affairs Correspondent
          March 14, 2014
        • Chad KnausChad Knaus
          NASCAR Crew Chief
          April 9, 2014
        • Nick FaldoNick Faldo
          PGA Tour Television Commentator
          May 2, 2014
        • Michele GayMichele Gay
          Sandy Hook Mom
          August 8, 2014
        • EducationTeamEducation Summit
          September 12, 2014
        • NegropointeAmbassador John D. Negroponte
          October 10, 2014
        • Leif-HeadshotLeif Babin
          Former Navy SEAL/Co-founder of Echelon Front
          November 14, 2014
        • Mark Schlereth – ESPN NFL Analyst and EntrepreneurMark Schlereth
          ESPN NFL Analyst and Entrepreneur
          January 13, 2013
        • Bob Woodruff – ABC News Worldwide ReporterBob Woodruff
          ABC News Worldwide Reporter
          February 8, 2013
        • Ron Rivera - Carolina Panthers NFL Head CoachRon Rivera
          Carolina Panthers NFL Head Coach
          March 1, 2013
        • David Feherty - Pro Golfer and PGA AnnouncerDavid Feherty
          Pro Golfer and PGA Announcer
          May 3, 2013
        • Dr. Derek Raghavan – Internationally-Renowned Cancer Researcher, Medical Oncologist and President of Levine Cancer InstituteDr. Derek Raghavan
          Internationally-Renowned Cancer Researcher, Medical Oncologist and President of Levine Cancer Institute
          September 13, 2013
        • Kyle Maynard - Motivational Speaker, Author, Entrepreneur and AthletKyle Maynard
          Motivational Speaker, Author, Entrepreneur and Athlete
          October 11, 2013
        • Peter-BergenPeter Bergen
          CNN National Security Analyst and Best-Selling Author of Holy War, Inc. and Manhunt
          November 7, 2013
    • Trent Dilfer - Super Bowl Winning Quarterback & ESPN AnalystTrent Dilfer
      Former Super Bowl-Winning Quarterback and ESPN Analyst
      January 13, 2012
    • wes-mooreWes Moore
      Youth Advocate and Author of The Other Wes Moore
      February 10, 2012
    • Gregory Zuckerman Writer for the Wall Street Journal & Author of The Greatest Trade EverGregory Zuckerman
      Writer for The Wall Street Journal and Author of The Greatest Trade Ever
      March 9, 2012
    • James E. Rogers - Chairman, President and Chief Executive OfficerJames E. Rogers
      Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer, Duke Energy
      April 13, 2012
    • Jim Nantz - Emmy Award Winning Sportscaster for CBS SportsJim Nantz
      CBS Sports
      May 4, 2012
    • Chef Jeff Henderson - NY Times Best-Selling Author and America’s Most Inspirational Culinary StarChef Jeff Henderson
      New York Times Best-Selling Author and America’s Most Inspirational Culinary Star
      September 14, 2012
    • Lisa Ford - Customer Service Expert & Best Selling AuthorLisa Ford
      Customer Service Expert and Best-Selling Author
      October 12, 2012
    • Kirk-Lippold-fixedKirk Lippold
      Inspirational Leader and Commander of the USS Cole
      November 9, 2012
        • Merril Hoge
          Analyst, ESPNs NFL Tonight, Former NFL Star and Cancer Survivor
          January 14, 2011
        • J. Bradley (Brad) Wilson
          President and CEO
          BlueCross BlueShield of North Carolina
          February 11, 2011
        • “Common Ground”
          Bob Beckel & Cal Thomas of USA Today’s Common Ground Column
          March 11, 2011
        • Erik Qualman
          Author of Socialnomics and Social Media and Technology Expert
          April, 8 2011
        • Wes Moore
          Youth Advocate and Author of The Other Wes Moore
          May 13, 2011
        • Jerry Richardson
          Owner, Carolina Panthers
          September 9, 2011
        • Tobin Smith
          FOX Business Analyst and Co-host of FNC’s “Bulls and Bears”
          October 8, 2011
        • Matt Eversmann
          Hero of Black Hawk Down and The Battle of Mogadishu
          November 11, 2011
        • Trey Wingo
          Host of ESPN’s NFL Live
          1/15/2010
        • Steve Hildebrand
          Deputy Campaign Manager for Barack Obama
          2/12/2010
        • Tierney Cahill
          Teacher, Motivational Speaker, & Former Congressional Candidate
          3/12/2010
        • Daniel Shapiro
          Founder & Director, Harvard International Negotiation Initiative
          4/9/2010
        • Jim Nantz
          Emmy Award Winning Voice of CBS Sports
          04/30/2010
        • Hugh McColl
          Chairman, The McColl Group, LLC
          9/10/2010
        • Chip R. Bell
          Founder, The Chip Bell Group, A Customer Loyalty Expert & Best Selling Author
          10/8/2010
        • Frank Abagnale
          World’s Foremost Authority on Fraud and Identity Theft, Author of Best-Selling Book & Subject of Movie, “Catch Me If You Can”
          11/12/2010
        • Mike Tirico
          Play-By-Play Commentator for Monday Night Football
          01/09/2009
        • Stuart Varney
          Business and Financial Journalist for FOX News
          02/13/2009
        • John Moore
          Marketing Mastermind from Starbucks and Whole Foods
          03/13/2009
        • Bobby Martin
          Motivational Speaker
          04/03/2009
        • Dr. Ben Carson
          World-renowned Pediatric Neurosurgeon
          09/11/2009
        • Soledad O’Brien
          CNN Special Correspondent
          10/09/2009
        • General Hugh Shelton
          Former Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff
          11/13/2009
        • Kirk Herbstreit
          ESPN Sports Analyst and Former Star Quarterback
          01/11/2008
        • Ari Fleischer
          Former Whitehouse Press Secretary
          02/07/2008
        • Pat Croce
          Entrepreneur and Motivational Speaker
          03/14/2008
        • Chief Richard Picciotto
          Highest-Ranking Firefighter to Survive WTC Collapse
          04/18/2008
        • Lee Woodruff
          Public Relations Executive & Freelance Writer
          09/12/2008
        • Doug Lipp
          Former Head of Training at Walt Disney University
          10/10/2008
        • Dick Hoyt
          Team Hoyt- Motivational Speaker
          11/14/2008
        • Mike Singletary
          Pro Football Hall of Famer, Assistant Head Coach, San Francisco Forty-Niners
          01/12/2007
        • James Carville
          Media Personality and Political Icon
          02/09/2007
        • Ron Insana
          CNBC Senior Analyst and Financial Expert
          03/09/2007
        • Liz Murray
          Homeless to Harvard- A Remarkable Journey
          04/13/2007
        • Rich Karlgaard
          Publisher, Forbes
          09/14/2007
        • Michael Powell
          Chairman, Federal Communications Commission (2001-2005)
          10/12/2007
        • Lloyd Trotter
          Vice Chairman, GE; President & CEO, GE Industrial
          11/9/2007
        • Horst Schulze
          Founding President and Former COO, The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company
          01/13/2006
        • Dr. William Freund
          Chief Economist Emeritus, The New York Stock Exchange
          02/10/2006
        • Joe Theismann
          ESPN NFL Analyst and Washington Redskins Star Quarterback
          03/10/2006
        • Tucker Carlson
          Host CNBC,The Situation with Tucker Carlson
          04/07/2006
        • Kyle Maynard
          ESPN 2004 ESPY Award Winner, Success without Excuses
          05/12/2006
        • Geoffrey Colvin
          Senior Editor at Large, FORTUNE Magazine
          09/15/2006
        • Howard Putnam
          Former CEO of Southwest Airlines
          10/13/2006
        • William Shipman
          Expert, Social Security and Retirement
          11/10/2006