The Lavin Agency Speakers Bureau

A speakers bureau that represents the best original thinkers,
writers, and doers for speaking engagements.

Does Your Event Need a Workshop? A Moderator? Audience Engagement? These Three Speakers Do It All

Does your event call for a workshop, a moderator, an MC, or some other form of hands-on audience engagement? Tom Wujec, Misha Glouberman, and Ritu Bhasin do it all—speak, teach, and get people out of their seats for entertaining and motivating sessions. Best of all, these presentations are tailored exactly to you and your audience’s needs. Disruption […]

First Look: Molly Crabapple’s New Book, Drawing Blood

VICE editor and world-famous visual artist Molly Crabapple’s new book hits stores on December 1, 2015 from HarperCollins. Described as “an unforgettable memoir of the years between 9/11 and the Occupy movement—in New York City and around the world—by the renowned underground artist and journalist,” Drawing Blood captures an artist in provocative dialogue with the world […]

Hazlitt Compares Celebrity Speaker Rick Mercer’s Rants to Verbal Jazz [VIDEO]

Linda Besner, of Hazlitt Magazine, recently likened the art of ranting to “verbal jazz.”  It's no surprise then that she quotes celebrity speaker Rick Mercer, a ranting aficionado and host of CBC's multiple Gemini Award-winning show The Rick Mercer Report, in her analysis about heated rhetoric. Similar to Mercer's opinion on ranting, Besner says there's something appealing and attention-grabbing about it. […]