Motivation/Inspiration Speakers

Ovations’ Motivational and Inspirational Speakers help teams light internal fires. Whether the topic is about mastering adversity or achieving mission success, our motivation experts allow audiences and institutions alike to move mountains. Hear from Olympic Gold Medal winners, peak performance experts, professional football players and explorers, to name a few. Stay inspired.

Peter Vidmar

At the 1984 Olympic Games in Los Angeles, Peter Vidmar established himself not only as one of the world's greatest gymnasts, but as an inspirational leader and motivational force as well. Vidmar captained the U S Men's Gymnasts Team to it's first ever Olympic gold medal in a stunning upset victory over the defending world champions of the People's Republic of China.
Vidmar now spends much of h ...

Phil Preston

Phil is a globally recognised expert on purpose trends and strategies who helps individuals, teams and organisations build resilience and growth with positive impact, having previously managed high-performance global teams during his corporate career. He is the author of Connecting Profit with Purpose and host of both the The Purpose Edge and Business Purpose Trends podcasts, and has worked with a wide range of blue chip clients across all sectors.

Philip Calvert

Philip Calvert - an acclaimed author and expert on sales, marketing, seminar selling, presentation skills and advanced networking techniques. And, if you want a great speaker for your conference, meeting or exhibition, you have come to the right place. Philip Calvert is one of the most inspirational, entertaining and compelling business authors and keynote speakers in the today. He is known ...

Philip Owens

Philip Owens brings together the ‘human dimension' of success behaviours and high performance in business, sport, relationships and life. Globally sought after for his pragmatic, informed and entertaining approach, Philip demonstrates the principles of global leadership success through the human lens of individuals, teams and organisations. He brings his unique world view and experience to ...

Rabia Siddique

Rabia is a criminal and human rights lawyer, a retired British Army officer, a former terrorism and war crimes prosecutor, a professional speaker, trainer, MC, facilitator and published author. In 2006 Rabia was awarded a Queen's commendation for her human rights work in Iraq and in 2009 was the Runner Up for Australian Woman of the Year UK. More recently Rabia was named as one of the 2014 Telstra ...

Rachael Bermingham

Rachael Bermingham is co-author of 'Read My LIPS', the 4 Ingredients Cookbooks and author of the recently launched 'How to Write Your Own Book & Make it a Bestseller'. Rachael is a popular speaker and role model and inspires people throughout Australia, NZ, and the UK with her talks and story on how she went from beyond broke to being one of the countries highest earning authors. Rachael LOVES ...

Rachael Pickworth

Rachael's presentations are a breath of fresh air. Her blend of youthful passion, award winning business success, knowledge beyond her years and her warm and dynamic presentation style, combine to wow audiences and take them on an inspiring journey, whether it is a short keynote presentation or weekend workshop. At the core of Rachael's message: To achieve the impossible dream you must first de ...

Rachael Robertson

Rachael Robertson (CSP, MBA) is a former Antarctic expedition leader, Chief Ranger and leader with 20 years of ‘extreme’ leadership experience. She is a best-selling author and leadership guru whose talents are in great demand from leading organisations around the globe. As only the second female to lead a team to Davis Station in Antarctica she managed a diverse group of up to 120 peop ...

Rachel Kayrooz

At 36, Rachel has achieved more in her young life than most people will achieve in a whole life time. This is even more amazing when you consider that just a few years ago, Rachel was struggling to survive as a victim trapped in a domestic violence relationship; one which nearly cost Rachel her life and that of her unborn child. At the encouragement of Amnesty International, Rachel began speak ...

Raelene Boyle

One of Australia's greatest track and field athletes, Raelene Boyle brought audiences to their feet for over fourteen years of international competition. Raelene first took the international stage in Mexico City in 1968 winning silver at the age of just 16, a promise of things to come. ...

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