Platinum Sponsor

High Point University

High Point University is a private liberal arts institution in the Piedmont  Triad of North Carolina. HPU is an inspiring academic environment where characters and careers are crafted in unison, preparing students for a life of  success and significance. 

With 4,000 undergraduate students, High Point is a small school with big school facilities. Its 16 varsity teams play at the NCAA Division I level. Students flock to High Point from 46 states and 34 countries, providing the school with great diversity in student backgrounds and experiences. Yet, High Point University offers its students a safe community that feels like home, where the average class size is 17. 

Silver Sponsors

PR/PR Public Relations

PR/PR is a full-service publicity agency positioning speakers, non-fiction authors and experts in front of business decision makers through print media and online sources.

Lightspeed VT

LightSpeed VT is the next generation of on-demand interactive video-based training platform for speakers, trainers and subject matter experts. They are a full-service agency that can customize, train, track, market, monitor, evaluate and build relationships to compliment your keynotes, live events, products and generate recurring revenue.
Bronze Sponsor

KnowledgeLink

Knowledgelink is a company of talented and driven individuals passionate about delivering digital knowledge to professionals. We believe every thought leader, knowledge expert, professional trainer, and coaching guru should have the ability to easily digitize their ideas and deliver them online to educate and inspire. If you have knowledge to share and an audience who wants it, Knowledgelink provides the expertise and the tools to create online courses, engage groups of users uniquely, and build a residual revenue model around your intellectual property.

 
The Knowledgelink platform allows knowledge experts to scale their business by organizing, marketing and selling their content online. The application platform allows users to curate online courses for an audience using their personally crafted digital content. Not only does Knowledgelink allow users to create the course, but it also allows users to monetize their course based on the courses they create.

360 Narrative Group

360 Narrative Group is passionate about elevating your Online Presence—your first impression with your potential clients— so that you can take your business to the next level. We combine modern web technology and creative trends to showcase your brand — your story — through your digital platform. From Brand Strategy and Design to Responsive Websites and Social Media Marketing, let's partner together and create the brand engagement that your voice deserves.
Product Sponsor

Disk.com

Corporate Disk Company Since it was founded in 1984, Corporate Disk Company has been committed to being a leading multimedia production company. Corporate Disk Company offers state-of-the-art manufacturing facilities providing full service media replication/duplication, printing, packaging, warehousing and media distribution.
  
Email: jhyde@disk.comPhone: (800) 634-3475 
Directory Sponsor

eSpeakers

eSpeakers, recognized as the "industry utility" of the speaking industry, was founded by the late Art Berg, CSP, CPAE. Art was a successful professional speaker who believed that the right technology would play a critical role in the future of the industry as a whole, and in the individual offices of speakers, trainers and coaches with thriving businesses.

Advantage Media Group

The Business Growth Publisher, helping speakers dominate their market by becoming THE established Authority, Celebrity, and Expert. Advantage’s proprietary book creation, book publishing, and authority marketing systems help speakers increase their fees, generate new bookings and sell more product at the back of the room.
  

C-Suite Book Club

The C-Suite Book Club is the premiere source of the world’s leading business books for C-Suite leaders and business executives, featuring best-selling authors covering a range of topics, including sales, marketing, leadership, finance, social media, and management. The C-Suite Book Club features premium content from top thought leaders, designed to increase knowledge, deepen understanding, and build skills to enhance readers’ personal and professional lives.

Infusionsoft

Infusionsoft combines everything your business needs - contact management, CRM, marketing automation and eCommerce - into a single online system. It's the easiest way to grow sales and save time.New to Infusionsoft? NSA members who are new Infusionsoft customers can save $200!  Click here to learn more.

Lintelus Service Offering

Lintelus browser-based presentation solution enhances how meetings are experienced, with interactive features including slide sharing, digital note taking, live polling and social interaction, designed to engage an audience and personalize the meeting or event in a collaborative multi-screen environment.

Contact us today at info@lintelus.com and mention NSA to request a free trial.

Advantage Media Group

The Business Growth Publisher, helping speakers dominate their market by becoming THE established Authority, Celebrity, and Expert. Advantage’s proprietary book creation, book publishing, and authority marketing systems help speakers increase their fees, generate new bookings and sell more product at the back of the room.
  

C-Suite Book Club

The C-Suite Book Club is the premiere source of the world’s leading business books for C-Suite leaders and business executives, featuring best-selling authors covering a range of topics, including sales, marketing, leadership, finance, social media, and management. The C-Suite Book Club features premium content from top thought leaders, designed to increase knowledge, deepen understanding, and build skills to enhance readers’ personal and professional lives.

Edulence

Edulence is a company of talented and driven individuals passionate about delivering digital knowledge to professionals. We believe every thought leader, knowledge expert, professional trainer, and coaching guru should have the ability to easily digitize their ideas and deliver them online to educate and inspire. If you have knowledge to share and an audience who wants it, Edulence provides the expertise and the tools to create online courses, engage groups of users uniquely, and build a residual revenue model around your intellectual property. 

Infusionsoft

Infusionsoft combines everything your business needs - contact management, CRM, marketing automation and eCommerce - into a single online system. It's the easiest way to grow sales and save time.New to Infusionsoft? NSA members who are new Infusionsoft customers can save $200!  Click here to learn more.

Lintelus Service Offering

Lintelus browser-based presentation solution enhances how meetings are experienced, with interactive features including slide sharing, digital note taking, live polling and social interaction, designed to engage an audience and personalize the meeting or event in a collaborative multi-screen environment.

Contact us today at info@lintelus.com and mention NSA to request a free trial.
Professional Affiliate Members

Access Laserpress

At Access Laserpress, we specialize in the printing, binding, packaging, warehousing, and fulfillment of multi-page documents, manuals, and books.

American Payroll Association

The American Payroll Association is the leading advocate for the advancement of payroll professionals and a catalyst for connecting the payroll industry with employers and government.

American Speechwriter

From strategy to speech, we can help. Whether you want a full suite of themed speeches or need to refresh your main presentation, we can help. Our clients are changing the world as they speak before major companies and universities.  We bridge literary prowess and strategic communications to help speakers sound amazing. Discreet. 

AmpliVox

We design, engineer and manufacture our public address systems for a superior performance and reliability. Our wide selection meets every speaker's sound coverage and style needs. Our products are used around the world in over 50 countries. We offer the tools you need to make your next event a great success. Our simple to operate and dependable systems will ensure a crystal clear message in any environment, indoors or outdoors. AmpliVox PA systems are predominately made in the USA and come with up to a 6-year warranty.

Email: droth@ampli.com | Phone: (847) 498-9000 x 431

Author Bridge Media

Author Bridge Media assists entrepreneurs, business leaders, speakers, changemakers, innovators and other individuals in turning their knowledge and experience into published media. These include books, ebooks, workbooks, web content and other media.  We serve as a bridge for authors to fulfill their writing dreams and create products that bring more wealth, joy and peace to the world. 

Avanoo

Avanoo works with more than 100 NSA speakers who are creating 3 minute a day programming for clients like Kaiser, KMPG, Toyota, White Castle, Liberty Mutual, Vanguard Group, and more. Avanoo is the fastest growing online corporate development offering in the world. 

Email: daniel@avanoo.com | Phone: (415) 800-2815

Barbara McNichol Editorial

Barbara McNichol Editorial As a high quality book editing service, Barbara McNichol Editorial adds power to your pen and credibility to your business.

Better3

Based in Orlando, Florida, our creative agency works with speakers, consultants, authors and coaches to build their business infrastructure and get better quality, higher paying clients. We help you find your audience and convert them into advocates of you and what you have to offer. We distinguish your brand so you get the attention of the clients you most want to work with, and set up automated online systems to drive and nurture leads while you sleep. We support, guide and partner with you to help you get to where you want to be and more thoroughly enjoy the work you do. Our creative team can execute any tactic: websites, print collateral, online training programs, new products and services, sales funnels, social media, content marketing, book design, automated webinars, lead generation, video production and so much more. We offer free phone consultations so you can learn more about how we can help you get more organized, more jazzed about your work and win more perfect-fit engagements.

The Book Midwife

Mindy Gibbins-Klein, better known as The Book Midwife®, has helped hundreds of experts get their message out into the market by writing and publishing the best possible books, ebooks and articles, and through delivering high impact, relevant presentations and keynote speeches.
Publisher and founder of Ecademy Press, Mindy is the UK’s leading authority on writing and co-operative publishing, and passionately believes that every book deserves to be written and published, but only if it is the best book it can be.

Book More Business™

Book More Business helps you create powerful marketing positioning for you and your program, marketing and promotional materials that reflect your corporate culture, and a workable business plan that you can carry out.

Dave Bricker, Publishing, Marketing, and Design

I help remarkable people tell remarkable stories. Polish your prose, develop a smart publishing strategy, and sell excellent books that inform and inspire. Build your brand and reach your audience with an engaging website and marketing strategies that project professionalism, attention-to-detail, and style. As an award-winning author and editor, and an MFA graphic, web, and book designer, I understand the challenges and opportunities faced by professional speakers … but enough about me.  If you’re a visionary with a goal to attain, a book to publish, or an audience to reach (and you share my belief that crafting messages should be a joyful adventure), let’s talk. 

Crestcom International

Crestcom International The most admired firms in the world – of all sizes and fields – have turned to Crestcom for more than 22 years to grow their leaders and generate real business results. More than 98% of our clients have said that our training equaled or exceeded their expectations.

Digitell, Inc

Digitell, Inc. provides a complete webinar service for professional speakers. We handle everything from your event page to the platform, to tech support to hosting your on-demand content. All you need to do is deliver your message. Taking your message to an online audience can help you generate a robust revenue stream without ever leaving your home. Digitell can help you do that with a fully brandable, customizable platform, utilizing the latest cloud technology, full support, training and 25 years experience.
  

Direct Pay

You’ve closed the sale – now it’s time to get paid. The transaction should be seamless and hassle-free for you and your client. Rest easy knowing your money gets where it belongs with the industry-trusted payment processor who gets to know your business. With DirectPay, you can accept credit cards anytime, anywhere with a custom plan: your Relationship Manager builds your system with a variety of features, including automated recurring billing and an online shopping cart to keep cash flowing in and put your marketing on auto-pilot. Visit us online at www.directpayinc.com or call (800) 326-9897 and see how you can simplify the payment side of your business!

The Dicks + Nanton Celebrity Branding® Agency

The Celebrity Branding® Agency is a multi-media, marketing and branding agency dedicated to celebrity branding entrepreneurs and professionals as experts in their fields of business.

Edulence

Edulence is a company of talented and driven individuals passionate about delivering digital knowledge to professionals. We believe every thought leader, knowledge expert, professional trainer, and coaching guru should have the ability to easily digitize their ideas and deliver them online to educate and inspire. If you have knowledge to share and an audience who wants it, Edulence provides the expertise and the tools to create online courses, engage groups of users uniquely, and build a residual revenue model around your intellectual property. 

Envision Consulting

Envision Consulting has been a trusted resource for both public and private sector organizations and has a proven track record of delivering high quality services in a timely manner.

Gasch Printing

Established in 1982, Gasch Printing is a family owned and operated business, offering high-quality digital and offset book services. Our dedicated staff of printers have the in-depth experience and technical expertise to deliver superior quality printed materials—on time, on budget, and to your complete satisfaction. At Gasch, we know how important it is to match the right equipment to the right job to ensure success. We are committed to continuous improvement and doing whatever it takes—investing in state-of-the-art technology and expanding capabilities to meet changing marketplace needs.

Geniecast

Geniecast is transforming the way the world connects people, ideas and inspiration. We are the curators, producers and distributors of the world's largest online marketplace of thought leaders, athletes, speakers, celebrities, consultants and more — all available via two-way, live video broadcast. Join us in the quest to inspire, lead and evolve.

Email: info@Geniecast.com | Phone: (877) 77-GENIE

ExpertClick & Platform

ExpertClick.com – and Platform Speaker Pages connect speakers with: -- the news media for interview; Search Engines for more visitors. Leading NSA speakers use the service to: reach out the news media; share their expertise; and show their availability. Full automation of your news can put your content marketing on autopilot – see how we can push your news, social media and blog to bring you more business, with more visitors and opt-ins.

Friesens

Friesens Corporation is North America’s premier book, yearbook and packaging manufacturer, providing publishers, self-publishers, institutions, businesses and schools with quality, in-house services at our 250,000 sq. ft. state of the-art production facility.
At Friesens, we are in the business of meeting our customers’ needs. While we remain at the forefront of graphic arts technology, our people make things happen. As an employee-owned corporation, everyone at Friesens is committed to ensuring your experience is as satisfying as the products we produce.

Email: cindyv@friesens.comPhone: (204) 324-6401 ext. 119 

Gonzalez & Oberlander LLP Attorneys at Law

Gonzalez & Oberlander LLP is a full-service law firm offering winning solutions to challenging legal issues.

Greenleaf Book Group LLC

Greenleaf Book Group is an independent publisher and distributor dedicated to empowering authors. We can partner with you on every aspect of developing and promoting your big idea, from expert branding to book creation, promotion, and retail distribution. Visit us at www.greenleafbookgroup.com.

Guise Marketing & PR

Guise Marketing & PR was founded in 1995 with the express purpose of working with small business owners, professionals and non-profits to develop targeted marketing strategies, develop their personal branding, create effective, money-saving marketing campaigns, and achieve mastery at getting known and being visible.

Our goal is to maximize the profits for speakers, trainers, and coaches. To accomplish that, we use a three-pronged approach. We start with compelling design to create the brand awareness that generates sales. We then add efficient production combined with cost-effective fulfillment to reduce costs and improve the bottom line.  The results speak for themselves. 

Juanell Teague

Juanell Teague is well-known and respected as "the business coach to the speaking industry" and founder of a Dallas-based consulting company specializing in positioning and packaging of speakers. Juanell is the founder of the Mentor/Mentee program in NSA.
  

LearnVibe

LearnVibe is the partner you've been looking for to help you Make Money When You're Not in the Room™. We'll transition your traditional “live only” programs to a reinvented on-demand format you can be proud of ... with a custom look and feel that upholds your strong brand, all at a reasonable cost and with minimal hassle or time investment from you. "Talking head" videos are OUT and engaging animations, graphics, speed-drawings, and interactions to enhance your content and messaging are IN. You provide the content in whatever format you currently have and we'll do the heavy lifting to transform it into an engaging money maker.
  
Email: Steve@LearnVibe.com Phone: (202) 888-7200 ext. 101

Make Technology Work

Make Technology Work was launched to deliver on the promise that all of your technology should work, together. That it should be easy to use and create value, not headaches for your business.

Email: jerry@gitchel.com | Phone: (727) 278-9382 

Michelle Joyce, LLC

If you want a successful speaking, coaching, or training business, you need access to the best tools and resources in the industry. You need a partner who can understand your vision and turn it into reality. You need ongoing, creative ideas and real-world solutions for an ever-changing marketplace. You need an experienced, proven, and trusted industry professional who can launch your business to a new level and help you sustain it as you continue to grow and evolve.

Email: michelle@michellejoyce.com | (704) 965-2339

Nightingale-Conant

Nightingale-Conant is a publishing company founded in 1960, and known as the world leader in personal development. Started by Earl Nightingale, NC's published authors represent a virtual "Who’s Who" of educational, inspirational and personal development industry leaders.

Learn how to publish your own program through NC without giving up your rights to the product. Acquire further NC titles as back-end or back-of-the-room up-sell opportunities.

Osiris-Papers

Osiris-Papers’ book smith, John Peragine, collaborates with speakers to draw out the book that lies within them. He uses a proprietary process that translates the message that speakers bring to the stage to the written page. He has helped hundreds of aspiring writers to become successful published authors. John Peragine, published author and journalist, offers assistance to those just beginning the writing process, to those ready to publish.
  

Patrice Rhoades-Baum

Marketing consultant and branding expert Patrice Rhoades-Baum guides solopreneurs and small business owners – such as professional speakers, corporate consultants, and business coaches – to clarify their brand.

Platform Toolkit

Platform Toolkit helps professional speakers stop chasing after success and forces it to chase after you. For over 20 years we have helped thousands of professionals around the world get paid well to live their dream life. From just getting started to creating legacy certification sources, your results are guaranteed or your money back! Platform Toolkit gives you proven blueprints, secret tools and breakthrough coaching that guarantees you: major news media coverage (ABC, NBC, CBS etc); become a best-selling author; a minimum of 10,000 global social followers; reach your goal of making $150,000 per year; reach your goal of making over $1 million per year; plus provides you with promo websites, videos and more! Call us today and discover the secret to having a celebrity authority platform in as little as seven days!
 
Email: PlatformToolkit@gmail.com | Phone: (800) 691-2WIN

Revizzit is a revolutionary digital publishing platform for coaches and experts to create and sell live-connected products. You can create any kind of digital product - eBook, video, audio series, e-course - and whenever you like, you can add pages, fix a link, insert a promotion - and instantly change every copy you’ve ever sold.
  
Revizzit gives you tools to succeed, such as dripped content, product bundles, private distribution, affiliates and our unprecedented anti-piracy technology that protects your material, even against screen capture.

Roberts Indexing Services

Roberts Indexing has been helping authors sell more books for 23 years. An index makes your book a true go-to reference source, instead of gathering dust on the shelf, opens the door to acquisition by libraries, and gives your publication a professional look. Let’s collaborate: you write the content, I’ll write the index.

PublishNext

PublishNext empowers authors who are committed to making their books commercial and literary successes but don’t want to give up all of their rights. We believe that an author who self-publishes becomes a publisher, so we train our authors to think like publishers.

Short Circuit Media

Short Circuit Media works with professional speakers, trainers and consultants to maximize marketing efforts across multiple channels. Our four stages of engagement are understanding your business, developing & executing a marketing strategy, and providing ongoing support. In short, we don’t just tell you what you need to do, we actually do it for you.

SpeakWell Partners

SpeakWell Partners was founded on the idea that public speaking is a critical skill for personal and career success, and that anyone can become a more compelling and memorable speaker. When we are not on the stage ourselves, we are coaching speakers to deliver their best performance. We work from the inside out so that each speaker’s progress is based on their own talents, knowledge and personality. Barbara and Charlotte met 15 years ago when they tried to form a girl band (it sadly disbanded). In addition to a love of harmonizing and size 10 feet, they share a passion for the spoken word. If you are on a fast track, or just not ready for live coaching, we also offer on online course called the Dynamic Speaker System that you can view in your pajamas!

Speaking Empire™

What if everything you learned about Speaking was WRONG? As outrageous as that question is, here at Speaking Empire™, we challenge norms and conventional thinking so that we can shape communications into the world's next leading speakers, thought leaders and centers of influence.

You know how so many people have a valuable message inside that they’d love to bring out & share with the world so they can make a difference? Well what we do is take you through a proven process built on a solid foundation, hand-craft & deliver you a custom presentation with your message fully intact. Then, we turn it into a profitable platform & help you bring it to the market.

Tree9 Films

We’re a St. Louis video production company creating fresh visual content for corporate, commercial, & entertainment endeavors.  We’ve filmed for amazing individuals and companies both locally and around the world.

Email: ria@tree9.com | Phone: (314) 537-1494

Telenect

Telenect produces and hosts live video web events on our own unique and interactive platform. We are dedicated to creating high-impact, full-service web events for speakers and bureaus, and making them accessible to any audience.
  
Email: stevem@telenect.com | Phone: (360) 883-3200 

Vickie Sullivan

Vickie Sullivan is internationally recognized as the top market strategist for experts. Specializing in branding for high-fee markets, Vickie has launched thousands of thought leader since 1987.

Video Narrative

Video Narrative creates speaker demo reels through a collaborative process we call the client-centered story. We work with you to learn the needs of your clients, the outcome they are trying to achieve, and then position you as a guide who will show them how to accomplish their goals. Check out our website to see the model we use to tell a client-centered story www.videonarrative.com.

Wallaby

We help coaches and speakers become online celebrities and build residual income. We offer 5 services: 1) Speaker Website Design, 2) Wordpress Virtual Assistant Service (or Joomla), 3) Speaker Video Events ---> Speaker Reels, 4) Residual Income Strategy, and 5) YouTube Celebrity Marketing.

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