Hedrick Smith is a Pulitzer Prize-winning author and an Emmy award-winning producer. Hedrick has established himself as one of America's most distinguished journalists. While working for The New York Times, Hedrick has covered some of the most significant events that shaped America including Martin Luther King Jr and the struggle for civil rights, the Vietnam War, the Cold War plus six American Presidents and their administrations. He earned a Pulitzer Prize for International Reporting from Russia and Eastern Europe. Hedrick's book, The Russians, covered his time as the New York Times Moscow Bureau Chief was a No.1 American best seller and was widely adopted in university and college courses. His second book, The Power Game: How Washington Works, was also a major best seller and served as a guide for newly elected members of Congress and their staff. Hedrick has earned Emmys for his documentary program, Frontline, in addition to creating 26 prime time specials for PBS covering various topics such as Terrorism, Wal-Mart, Exxon and Washington's power game..
How to hire Hendrick Smith for an event
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Frequently Asked Questions about booking Hendrick Smith to speak.
Many performers, actors, speakers and other talent like Hendrick Smith, with postponed or cancelled events due to COVID-19 are now, in certain cases, considering virtual appearances via live streaming. They perhaps may accept lower fees too. If you are seriously interested in booking Hendrick Smith or other talent shown on our site, we will research their desire and the specific fee for your live-streaming event or project request.
Hendrick Smith's current work schedule and location in relation to your event's type, date, budget, and locality will play a primary factor in the acceptance of booking Hendrick Smith for your party. As long as your funding is commensurate with the price range to book Hendrick Smith, CTI will propose your event to the official agency representing Hendrick Smith. After we consult with them, we can circle back with you to provide a personal and accurate quote that includes: final costs, availability, and actual interest in being hired for your specific event or party.
CTI can give you the accurate Hendrick Smith booking price once we submit your event details to their camp. "How much does it cost to book Hendrick Smith for an event?" is a frequent question we get, but the final Hendrick Smith booking price is contingent on many variables and the booking fee we may show is based on a range derived from our past experience with what will Hendrick Smith charge for an event. One example fee to book Hendrick Smith is in the starting range of $25,000-$39,999. Also, their speaking fee might be different than the fee shown for the cost to perform or to just appear. Popularity, career stage, along with current demand will cause fluctuations in their speaking price too. The final booking price may be more than what is shown, but you should at least have a budget within that range for them to consider an appearance, performance or speaking engagement.
There is low probability to book Hendrick Smith for a party with anything substantially less than the published booking cost price range. We will negotiate with the Hendrick Smith agent on your behalf, but if your funding is not in place then it will more difficult to book Hendrick Smith, because they get many offers to work events that are at or above asking price. It is also important to consider the travel costs when researching the Hendrick Smith booking fee, as additional expenses like this, as well as an entourage of staff and equipment, are not necessarily built-in to the booking fee range shown. If your budget does not factor that in, then there is no benefit for them to want to be hired. We do not personally speak for Hendrick Smith, but in our experience in booking talent for over 25 years, this is generally the outcome of inadequate funding.