Choosing a Speaker Bureau when hiring a speaker for your event, although not the only alternative, has some advantages that undoubtedly make it one of the most competitive options, one that can save you headaches and at the same time ensure that you will be hiring the best talent to make your conference a success.
We have briefly talked before about the advantages of choosing a Celebrity Speaker, one whose popularity can serve as a boost for your event’s profile; now, you may think that meeting a Celebrity Speaker first-hand or having the opportunity to hire them is something that is out of your reach, but this is where we have to take into account the advantages of having the services of a Speakers Bureau on your side, one that has a wide variety of options within its catalog and that makes the task of finding and hiring the best speaker for your needs much easier.
More advantages of hiring a keynote speaker through a speakers bureau or agency
Each organization has specific resources and needs; while for some taking care of every detail is possible, for others a speaking agency might be a better option. Here are some of the advantages of hiring a keynote speaker through a speaker bureau:
- They have extensive experience, relationships with the speakers in their catalog and can advise you to choose the most suitable one according to the objectives of your event and the characteristics of your audience.
- As we mentioned before, they have an extensive contact list of professional and talented experts and opinion leaders, even internationally renowned speakers, and a wide network of contacts that makes it easy for them to contact the speaker of your choice even if they are not already on their list.
- They can perfectly take care of logistics aspects such as negotiations, contracts, travel and presentation preparations, communication, etc.
- They reduce the risk of unforeseen events. If for some reason the speaker you hired is unable to attend, the agency can help you find a suitable replacement. Although these situations are rare, having that kind of support in such a difficult scenario is invaluable.
Thanks to our extensive catalog of speakers, more than 20 years of experience in the market and the support of The International Association of Speakers Bureaus (IASB), Smart Speakers is a solid alternative when hiring a keynote speaker. Our private, governmental and multinational company clients are testimony to our expertise and excellent service.
At Smart Speakers, in addition to all the advantages described above, we also provide every client with consulting services and assistance before, during and after their event, giving you the opportunity to finetune every little detail and empowering you with the tools and expertise to carry out a top notch event.
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