Inspirational Speaking

I've attended a lot of conferences and workshops, and I have to say that hearing Gloria Burgess speak was truly an electric experience. People were so on the edge of their seat… that you could hear a pin drop. She was just tremendous! – Her Excellency Dr. Konji Sebati, South African Ambassador to Switzerland

Jazz International provides inspirational speaking to infuse productivity and imagination throughout your organization. Transform your next corporate event, leadership summit, or executive roundtable with an inspired keynote presentation. Stimulate the mind. Stir the heart. Ignite the imagination. Jazz is about being alive.

Featuring CEO and Founder of Jazz International, Dr. Gloria Burgess is a sought-after, internationally-acclaimed speaker. From San Antonio to Sydney… Los Angeles to London… Molokai to Montreal… New York City to Nairobi… Gloria has impacted the lives of thousands of people in over 30 countries. At Starbucks, MSNBC, Microsoft, British Public Radio, Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, Girl Scouts of America, Providence Health Systems, Embassy of South Africa in Switzerland, National Parliament of Kenya, International Coach Federation, Women’s International Network, Royal Dutch Shell, and Teach for America.

An inspired, evocative presenter, Gloria has shared the stage with luminaries such as Dr. Bernie Siegel, Marianne Williamson, Dr. Phil McGraw, Marci Shimoff, David Whyte, and John O’Donohue. A keynote speaker like no other, she impacts audiences through her insightful, thought-provoking commentary. Known for her real-world, in-the-seat business experience, Gloria connects with your heart and the topic at hand.

Each keynote is tailored to fit your organization’s specific needs. Topic areas most often requested include:

  • Transformational Leadership
  • Leading from the Heart
  • Leading with Purpose, Passion, and Perseverance
  • Find Your Why and You’ll Find Your Way
  • Service and Stewardship: The Heart of Leadership
  • Your History Is Not Your Destiny!
  • Greatness Lives In All of Us
  • Against All Odds: A Life without Limits
  • Women: Take the Lead

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Gloria Burgess

Just like jazz music, everything we do is about inspiration and collaboration. We honor the wisdom and expertise of your team while celebrating and building on new ideas that emerge.

Gloria Burgess PhD
President and CEO
Jazz, Inc.