Tampa Keynote Speaker
Duncan Stevens has over 10 years of experience as a professional keynote speaker can be hired as an inspiring motivational speaker in Tampa. As a result, Duncan is globally acknowledged as the leading authority on business creativity, innovation, influence and persuasion. As a keynote speaker and workshop facilitator, he helps teams, leaders and organisations unlock their creative potential in business and become more influential and more effective and readjust to global changes through what they say and how they behave.
Duncan’s entertaining, interactive and visual presentations motivate audiences to adopt new perspectives. His work, whether it’s through creativity speaking, leadership coaching, sales training, or influence speaking takes organisations from pretty good to great or from exceptional to market-leading through difficult times.
With over a decade of prior experience, Duncan has established himself as an in-demand professional keynote speaker due to his content-rich, highly engaging, inspiring and fascinating keynote speeches and masterclasses. He is the founder and CEO of the Influence Association and author of the best-selling book Effective Influence. He is a successful entrepreneur, critically acclaimed ‘mentalist’ and creative consultant and is considered as among the world’s leading authorities on business creativity, innovation, influence, and adapting to change. He can be hired around the world from Barcelona to Beijing and from Beirut to Belfast.
Prior to speaking, Steven’s served as an officer in the British Royal Navy, was a business coach and mentor as well as a senior manager for some globally recognised brands. Nowadays, he is widely acknowledged as an easy-to-work-with keynote speaker and has presented at summits and sales kick-offs internationally and all throughout Tampa and the wider Florida area.
Watch Duncan’s Extended Tampa Showreel Below:
Some of Duncan's Global and Tampa Clients Include:
“I must say Duncan 60 minute keynote speech here in Tampa was excellent. All of the international delegates were completely engaged and it’s rare for a keynote speaker to receive so much applause, laughter and a standing ovation at the end. We would certainly recommend Duncan to others and look forward to hiring him again. Thank you, Duncan.”
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION ABOUT TAMPA FOR CONFERENCE DELEGATES:
Conference Centres and Event Venues in Tampa
Tampa Convention Center, 333 S Franklin St, Tampa, FL 33602
Davis Conference Center, 7633 Bayshore Blvd, Tampa, FL 33621
BarCamp Tampa Bay, 5002 W Waters Ave, Tampa, FL 33634
Grand Hyatt Tampa Bay, 2900 Bayport Dr, Tampa, FL 33607
Tampa Banquet Hall, 13507 N Nebraska Ave, Tampa, FL 33613
Hilton Tampa Downtown, 211 N Tampa St, Tampa, FL 33602
General Information About The City:
Situated on the West Coast of Florida in Old Tampa Bay, this major economic hub has one of the largest ports in the United States. Originally an indigenous peoples village, Europeans set up an army base at Fort Brooke dating back through the 1900s. However today Tampa has shifted to include tourism, finance into its economy, beyond its maritime trade — and with a few of the top American college sports located in greater Tampa, the metropolis has attracted over 4 million residents.
Tampa as a Conference and Events City:
As a regional trade centre and tourism destination there are loads of conventions for you to attend; from the Florida Technology Summit and Florida Audio Expo where you can discover new various gadgets to purchase, to the Tampa Build Expo and Tampa Home Show for those looking to invest in the local economy. Or if you’d prefer to plug into the health and wellness world the Body Mind Spirit Expo Tampa is for you, and they even have a Tropical Plant International Expo for those that are more into the botanical realms. Plus there are fun speciality events as well, including the Tampa Black Heritage Music Fest and Gasparilla Festival Of The Arts for those looking to be a little more relaxed.
Places To Eat in Tampa as a Conference Attendee:
The city has plenty of high-quality eateries for your conference delegates to enjoy, although one of the best is Ulele at 1810 N Highland Ave, where you can get high-end local cafe fare with epic views of the bay (+1 813-999-4952); or if you’d prefer a slightly more elegant experience then Ocean Prime at 2205 N Westshore Blvd, has upscale seafood and sophisticated decor (+1 813-490-5288); and those looking for a French-inspired fine dining experience can head to Mise en Place Restaurant at 442 W Kennedy Blvd, for some creative dishes (+1 813-254-5373); otherwise you can always make a reservation for Cena at 1208 E Kennedy Blvd, where you can enjoy some upscale Italian cuisine in a plush dining room (+1 813-374-8840); plus there is Rooster & the Till at 6500 N Florida Ave, where they make seasonal locally sourced global fusion plates that are served in a stylish space (+1 813-374-8940).
Tampa Sights and Attractions for Conference Delegates:
Since the city is an international tourism destination there are loads of activities for your delegates to explore from the interactive Fountains at Curtis Hixon Waterfront Park, and the lush Tampa Riverwalk to the Straz Center for the Performing Arts where you can take in live performances. Otherwise, they also have a bunch of cultural heritage offerings such as the Tampa Museum of Arts as well as the Museum of Science and Industry — they even have the Florida Museum of Photographic Arts for those who like more modern visual arts. And besides a diverse culinary scene with loads of farm to table cafes, you can head to the Channel District for a bunch of contemporary shopping options.