Keynote Speaker Igor Beuker
The Voice of Marketing
In the spotlights Igor Beuker is a renowned professional keynote speaker and host who appears on countless television and radio shows as expert voice on marketing, media and innovation. Audiences and event planners love his charismatic, witty and bold personality.
Math Man In A world Of Mad Men
Behind the scenes Igor is a serial entrepreneur with double digit exits on his black belt. As award-winning marketing strategist and trendwatcher he consults for Fortune 500s, and is a board member at several disruptive media, tech and retail companies.
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Igor Beuker Delivered 600 International Keynote Speeches
Last decade Igor Beuker delivered over 600 international keynote speeches across 42 countries. He fired up events like: Google Zeitgeist, IAA, IAB Europe, Ad Tech, Social Media World Forum, Webit Global Congress and WPP Stream.
See some of his entertaining keynote highlights here:
Audiences around the globe have rated Igor’s stories as thought provoking, refreshing and inspiring:
“Bold rebel and the rockstar of keynote speakers. ”
“A futurist with a sixth sense when it comes to emerging trends and disruptive business models.”
“Unique blend of corporate and street smart, he’s somewhere between genius and insanity. ”
“The kind of man that when his feet hit the stage in the morning, the devil says “Oh shit, he’s up”.”
“One of the most energizing, inspiring, witty and relevant pieces of stand-up I have seen live on stage. And I’ve heard Bill Gates… Seth Godin… and Malcolm Gladwell.”
“Igor’s unrivaled energy, experience and humor ignited our What’s Next event. He’s the best opening keynote we’ve had in years (Ruud Wanck, Global COO GroupM)”
Why Event Planners Love to Work with Igor?
There’s a reason he’s called the true rockstar of keynote speakers. There are many best-selling authors and motivational speakers, but most of them are ‘talking heads’. Igor is one of the few speakers that has earned credibility by building and selling several business.
He is a rare mix of authenticity, boldness and charisma who combines high energy and award-winning expertise to fire up events.
Igor is a personality that dares to speak the undisputed truth about marketing, media and innovation, and audiences love him for it. And so do event planners and their clients. Igor is a pure pro, a pleasure to work with and his appearance and following will putt butts in your seats.
After 500 keynotes Igor made the jump from the stage to the television screen. As recognized expert on marketing, media and entertainment, he appears on countless TV and Radio shows.
What Are The Topics Igor Talks About?
With 25 years experience in marketing, Igor talks about a broad range of topics: Advertising, adaptive planning, big-data, broadcasting, content marketing, crm, digital branding, e-commerce, entrepreneurship, ict, innovation, marketing, media, pr, publishing, retail, social media, start-ups, technology and trends.
Igor is booked for keynotes speeches, fireside chats, Q&A sessions, as moderator and show host. All stories are tailor-made and delivered in English.
Igor Beuker in the Media or on Your Show
Frequently sourced by the media Igor’s broad appeal ranges from interviews in The New York Times to talk show appearances on CNN and columns for many business magazines.
He has been described as “new breed of trendwatcher” by Bloomberg TV, “walking marketing Wikipedia” by Global TV, “futurist with a vision” by The Guardian and “the rockstar of marketing speakers” by Speakers Academy.
As editor-in-chief Igor heads the powerful independent publication ViralBlog.com since 2007. This award winning blog covers everything from marketing trends to disruptive innovations.
Want his leading independent voice on your show? Invite him.
Short Bio & Career Highlights Igor Beuker
- Pro speaker for Speakers Academy since 2002
- Consulted for 25 of the Fortune 500 companies
- Angel investor in tech, media and lifestyle start-ups
- Board member at media, retail and entertainment firms
- Global Chief Social Officer at Mindshare (WPP – NASDAQ: WPPGY)
- Started 3 multi-million dollar businesses from scratch (acquired by WPP)
- Editor-in-chief at ViralBlog.com, ranked #43 in the AdAge Power150
- Chairman of the IAB Netherlands for 5 years, member since 1997
- Jury member at Webby, Esprix and AMMA Awards
- Chief Commercial Officer at Telefonica O2
- Chief Marketing Officer at TeliaSonera
- Chief Digital Officer at Scoot
Specific Event Date? Notify us as early as possible
For information on how to engage us for a public or private speaking engagement, book Igor Beuker as speaker.
If you have a specific date for your event, we advise you to notify us as early as possible. With over 60 speaking engagements each year Igor’s travel schedule can be pretty hectic.