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Jen Buck

Authority in the areas of leadership, building functional relationships, communication, customer service, motivation, and change management

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Fee Range: 10000-19999
  • Award-winning Speaker
  • Trainer/Coach
  • Executive Strategist
  • Best-selling Author
  • Chief Communications Officer
  • TV Host
  • Emcee

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With over 30 years of experience as an award-winning Professional Speaker and Trainer, Jen Buck’s strength and conviction on the platform have earned her standing ovations and rave reviews around the world. She is a Bestselling author with six publications, has a television show that is seen in 50 countries worldwide, and is the host of a podcast that highlights female leaders who are changing their corner of the world. Jen began the first decade of her career in a startup where she helped launch a billion dollar global and award-winning brand, while in a leadership development role. As a Master Certified Trainer she is certified to train over 150 topics and has spoken in front of well over 10,000 audiences throughout her career.

Jen Buck brings extraordinary energy, a crazy-fast pace, and inspiration through storytelling that supercharges her audiences and makes her a crowd favorite. She is known for her quick wit and motivating message, which brings her back to events and clients year after year. Jen has spoken to over a million people throughout her professional speaking career and has delivered keynotes and workshops in front of audiences of 25,000+ people. She focuses on leadership and motivation and is known to supercharge high-performers in ever-evolving and high-intensity environments. Jen is particularly dedicated to working with women in business and is consistently asked to speak at women’s events and organizations to help fire up their female teams and leaders. Through her inspiring, upbeat, and practical message, women confidently step into their power and transform their leadership influence. For Jen, it’s truly about bringing more women to the table… and then buying the whole dang table.

Partnering with the largest brands in the world, Jen has trained and coached 4- and 5-Star Generals, the highest-level executives at Coca-Cola, Mercedes, McDonalds, Walmart, Google, NASA, and even an Emmy nominated actress—the demand for her knowledge and perspective is very broad. She is currently the Chief Communications Officer for a nonprofit, as well as being the founder of a nonprofit that helped 48,000 people and had a team of 700 volunteers. She has led three U.S. Congressional campaigns as a Chief of Staff– Jen knows leadership, she gets people, and she understands how to mobilize and inspire people under pressure. She’s not only TALKING about it, she’s DOING it.

Bottom line: If you’re looking for a powerful, high-energy Speaker to inspire, elevate, and activate your crowd, Jen Buck will absolutely nail it for you.

Becoming A Woman Of Impact

The future is female. And so is much of our past. When we look at social change and the myriad contributions women have made, both to historical events and to the society that shapes our modern world, it’s a woman’s social and emotional compass that is often guiding us. There has truly never been a better time for women to take the lead in creating massive social impact than right this very moment. We are watching more women open organizations, more women lead companies, and more countries with women at the helm– these are exciting times as we watch women take center stage and stand in their truth. This inspiring and soul-stirring keynote will encourage women to take the lead, step into their power, and create a movement that will have an impact on the world around them.

As the Chief Communications Officer for a female-founded and led nonprofit organization, along with being the founder of a nonprofit herself, Jen Buck is committed to being a woman of impact. Whether it’s working in the humanitarian aid sector, leading U.S. Congressional campaigns as the Chief of Staff for marginalized candidates, or starting community action projects, Jen is committed to utilizing every resource she can to make a difference so that everyone is treated equitably. The goal is to leave the world better than we found it– and that’s why this keynote matters so much.

In this inspiring and uplifting keynote participants will learn to:

TAP INTO YOUR DEEP BRAVERY We make an impact by stepping into the unknown, disregarding fear and focusing on how we can create change that will benefit others.

CHOOSE TO BE GUTSY Bold moves demand imagination and determination, and women have that in spades! Dreaming big, finding the right partners, and being willing to lean in are what will help us leave a mark.

EMBRACE AGILITY Our ability to adapt to change and make the most of newfound challenges and opportunities will be the key differentiator in the impact that we make.

The Power of the 21st Century Woman

You have probably heard the quote “Behind every successful woman is a squad of other successful women who have her back.” High-performing women understand the truth in this phrase, fully. We are where we are because of those brave and resilient women who came before us and dared to rock the boat. We are who we are because of the sisterhood who has continued to advocate for us. In this inspiring and empowering keynote, Jen will share the secrets to tapping into that reservoir of strength and drive that moves mountains. She will take you to the height of inspiration while also encouraging you to settle into the resonance of your purpose. We are better together… and understanding that power gives women momentum as they climb the ladder.

As a result of this inspiring keynote presentation you will be able to:

· Understand what sociologists calls feminine power and how to use it to supercharge your upward mobility

· Realize how your Athena spirit impacts those around you, based on recent worldwide studies

· Maximize your personal brand and use it to be a strong influencer in your workplace

· Tap into your deep bravery in order to fearlessly speak truth to power when setting expectations and limits

· Learn the rules of engagement to build your network of strong supporters

· Use your power to pave the way for the women and girls who will follow in your footsteps- they need you, as much as you needed your squad

If you are managing a team, climbing the corporate ladder, running your own business, finishing your education, stepping up to lead in your community, or raising your family, this keynote is for you. It will help you tap into that fire within, so that you can leave a lasting and meaningful mark in the workplace, marketplace, and community. When women are better represented in leadership roles and positions of power, more women succeed across the board.

Maximize Your Personal Brand; Understand The Power of Being an Influence-HER In Your Workplace

Everyone wants to be an influencer. An influenceHER is a woman who has the power to impact the decisions of others because of her authority, knowledge, position, or relationship with her peers. We often think of personal branding as being a necessity for those associated with an online presence or digital business. However, in today’s rapidly changing and ever-evolving business world, the footprint you leave online, and also in the hallways, boardroom, and email threads, is not only important but can have a career-altering impact on your trajectory. A strong personal brand can open the door to new business and career opportunities, which also allows you to build a strong network of influential allies. In this fast paced and energetic keynote participants will understand the power of maximizing their brand so that they can increase their influence and be seen as a thought leader who is indispensable and irreplaceable to those in positions of power.

As a result of this upbeat and inspiring keynote presentation you will be able to:

· Amplify your authenticity in order to influence more people and create a larger impact

· Create quality engagement and relationships in order to build a strong reputation of trust with peers and leadership

· Understand how to use relevancy to bring forth progressive and fresh ideas to the organization Strategically use mutual interests to build ideas that will have a personal and lasting appeal to those who will help carry out the vision

· Choreograph strategic opportunities to build proximity in order to be seen by those with authority and influence

By strategically incorporating these simple yet highly effective ideas into your professional development, you are bound to find your influence growing more rapidly and steadily, while gaining the respect of top leadership in your organization.

Creating Golden Buzzer Moments; Unforgettable Leadership Strategies That Change Lives

We’ve all seen those Golden Buzzer Moments on America’s biggest stage in the world. They are the magical performances, where the world stands still for three minutes and you’re left with tears and wonder, along with a knowing that something special and life-changing just occurred. While those moments seem to be reserved for television, they don’t have to be. Everyday heroes are all around us, along with those magical opportunities to change a life, if we just pay attention. And, that is at the core of Unforgettable Leadership.

This inspiring keynote is a call-to-action to change the trajectory of someone’s day through motivating words and actions. For too long the corporate space has been solely focused on production, but the secret to the most beloved brands and leaders in the world is that they are committed to creating an unforgettable workplace for their employees, and even the customers they serve. This keynote will touch the hearts of your employees, wake up the superhero within them, and remind them that we are all here to make the world a better place… one moment at a time.

In this upbeat and inspiring keynote you will learn about:


Learn the techniques that the best leaders are using to inspire, ignite, and transform the relationships around them. We’re talking specifics and how-to’s so that we can emulate the greats.


Recognition is the key to both an employee’s and a customer’s heart. Freely sharing appreciation is what transforms individuals and we’ll be talking about what to look for in order to catch them doing things RIGHT.


The opportunities to create a magical moment are everywhere. You’ll get ideas, suggestions, and tools to help you make those moments a reality. It only takes one small match to light a room– with enough of us, we can change the face of leadership, the workplace, and humanity.

Vice President of Diversity and Internal Mobility, Google
Jen's got star written all over her... she's going to be the next big thing!
Vice President of Diversity and Internal Mobility, Google
Jen is a breath of fresh air! She comes from unexpected places with a call to action that is moving,frightening, but so important. What a compelling storyteller!
Senior Vice President, Yelp
Jen's intimate and vulnerable talks inspire audiences to use their everyday privileges to help others. Jen's speaking style is relatable to anyone who's hoped to tackle life's hard questions.
Global Sales Enablement, Productivity, and Learning Leader, Square
I have worked with Jen multiple times with a large variety of clients. Today, she is my "go to" for motivational speaking, communication, leadership, service, and personal coaching. There is no one I have encountered who brings the combo of experience, intelligence, and fun. Simply put, she is exceptional!
Founder and CEO of HireTalent and Consciously Unbiased
Jen is a change agent and inspirational speaker who has a passion for empowering the next generation of women leaders through examples and action. She shows us how the power of ONE makes a difference to create the space for all others to succeed.
Emory University
I just wanted to take a few moments to say that Jen was AWESOME! The enthusiasm and energy she brought to the training were both appreciated and well received by the group. Professionally, she was everything we needed, wanted and more. On a personal note, as I think of my own growth and development, she was everything that I aspire to be. I was very impressed by her sense of humor and versatility. She was absolutely phenomenal and a delight to observe. I thought I would simply be there to observe, but I couldn’t help it....I had to engage!
Founder of The Gates Group
Jen's bravery in helping those in need at a crucial, yet decisive, time in our country's evolution is inspiring. Her willingness to get up on stage and share her experiences is even more courageous, given the subject matter. Her honesty, depth, warmth, and call to all of us to take action in the face of adversity is timely and essential.
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