John O'Leary's life is an awe-inspiring tale of resilience and triumph, a life that was initially recounted within the pages of his parents' book, "Overwhelming Odds," published in 2006. Originally intended as a limited release for friends and family, the book garnered unprecedented attention, selling over 60,000 copies. It was this very narrative that spurred John to fully embrace his remarkable recovery and extend its profound impact to a global audience.
A beacon of inspiration, John O'Leary now imparts his message of unwavering determination to over 50,000 individuals across 100+ events annually. His reach extends to diverse sectors, including sales, healthcare, safety, marketing, finance, faith, education, and insurance. Heralded as "the best speaker we've ever had," John's engagements are predominantly garnered through enthusiastic referrals, a testament to the transformative influence of his storytelling.
John's debut book, "ON FIRE: The 7 Choices to Ignite a Radically Inspired Life," soared to instant national acclaim, achieving #1 bestseller status and selling over 200,000 copies, translated into a dozen languages. Complementing his literary impact, the "Live Inspired" Podcast, hosted by John, has captivated audiences, boasting over 2 million downloads and earning a top-rated spot on Apple Podcasts.
Scheduled for publication by Penguin Random House in May 2020, John's second book, "IN AWE: Rediscover Your Childlike Wonder to Unleash Inspiration, Meaning and Joy," promises to be another testament to his enduring ability to uplift and empower.
Yet, amidst all his achievements, John O'Leary humbly acknowledges that his most profound successes are grounded in his cherished marriage to his wife Beth, their nurturing of four children, and the cherished connections he holds with friends and family. In every facet of his journey, John exemplifies the boundless potential of the human spirit..
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Frequently Asked Questions about booking John O'Leary to speak.
Many performers, actors, speakers and other talent like John O'Leary in certain cases will consider virtual appearances via live streaming. They perhaps may accept lower fees too. If you are seriously interested in booking John O'Leary or other talent shown on our site, we will research their desire and the specific fee for your live-streaming event or project request.
John O'Leary'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 John O'Leary for your party. As long as your funding is commensurate with the price range to book John O'Leary, CTI will propose your event to the official agency representing John O'Leary. After we consult with them, we will 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 John O'Leary booking price once we submit your event details to their camp. "How much does it cost to book John O'Leary for an event?" is a frequent question we get. The final John O'Leary 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 John O'Leary charge for an event. An example fee to book John O'Leary is in the starting range of $25,000-$39,999. However, any recent popularity change would cause a price fluctuation well beyond this example. 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 as well. 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 John O'Leary for a party with anything substantially less than the published booking cost price range. We will negotiate with the John O'Leary agent on your behalf if your funding is in place. By not having funding ready then it will more difficult to book John O'Leary, 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 John O'Leary 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 John O'Leary, but in our experience in booking talent for over 25 years, this is generally the outcome of inadequate funding.
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