your instincts. That's where true wisdom manifests itself.
WGN in December 1983 as Assignment Editor, Reporter and News Anchor. He
was named Assistant News Director in September of 1984. Wes can also be
heard providing news reports and other stories for CLTV and WGN-TV. Wes
is also a public speaker, and enjoys talking to a variety of audiences
on such subjects as the media, change and motivation. He goes beyond the
news, helping audiences gain a fresh perspective on the challenges they
BIRNBAUM is an award-winning author, television commentator,
columnist, and chief of FORTUNE magazine's Washington bureau. He joined
FORTUNE in January 1997 after two years as a senior political
correspondent for FORTUNE's sister publication, TIME. Before joining
TIME in 1995, Birnbaum worked for the Wall Street Journal for 16 years.
His last job at the Journal was as White House correspondent. On
television he is a political analyst for Fox News Channel and is a
regular panelist on PBS's Washington Week.
CRIM - It's time to hear some good news about ourselves and
our world...and Mort Crim is the man to deliver it. Mort is
the creator and voice of the award-winning radio series, "Second
Thoughts," best-selling author, and award-winning journalist
reflecting his belief that the world needs a break from the violent
and the weird as exploited in much of mainstream news media. Mort
inspires with humor, emphasizing his belief in the positive aspects of
human nature and he reminds his audience
about what's truly important in life.
ELLERBEE is an outspoken journalist, award-winning
television producer, best-selling author, a breast cancer survivor,
a mom, a grandmother, and one of the most sought-after speakers in
America. Ellerbee began her career at CBS, and then moved to
NBC News where, after years covering national politics, she
pioneered the late-night news program NBC News Overnight, which she
wrote and anchored. Overnight was cited by the duPont Columbia
Awards as "the best written and most intelligent news program
ever." In 1986, Ellerbee moved to ABC News to anchor and write
Our World, a weekly primetime historical series. Her work on Our
World won her an Emmy.
the ideal choice when you want a speaker with five decades of
experience in sports broadcasting. His humor is legendary as is his
ability to motivate your audience. Plus, his award winning business
background makes him the ideal keynote for your event.
ART LINKLETTER For over sixty years, Linkletter has
lifted our spirits! This
Emmy Award winner has performed in such popular
television and radio shows as House Party, People Are
Funny, and Kids Say the Darndest Things
(currently airing Friday nights on CBS-TV with Bill
Cosby) based on his best-selling book of the same title.
A true master of the podium, this recipient of ten
honorary doctorate degrees has inspired thousands of
audiences during his prolific speaking career.
has covered major breaking stories on just about every continent
on the planet. His work has been exhibited nationwide including
the award winning photo essays on the late Mother Teresa,
the late President Nixon, and Michael Jordan. His assignments
have included the Wonders of the World, the Mass Suicide in Jonestown
Guyana, the Afghan Resistance fighters in Pakistan, Starvation
in Africa, the Sikh revolt in India, the 20th Anniversary of the
Fall of Saigon and Refugee Camps in Southeast Asia. Through his
presentation in pictures, he reveals... "The Untold Story."
‘survivor’… These are among the words used to describe
veteran journalist, DEBORAH NORVILLE
anchor of Inside Edition,
America’s top-rated syndicated news magazine. An Emmy
Award-winner, Norville came to Inside Edition from CBS
News and offers the inspirational stories of women like her
who have overcome crushing defeats and regained control of their