SpeakerHub in Review 2023

SpeakerHub
3 min readJan 29, 2024

SpeakerHub: 7 years in review

SpeakerHub has now reached the remarkable milestone of seven years, and it’s incredible how vividly we remember our humble beginnings as if they were just yesterday. We’re taking a stroll down memory lane to reminisce about the experiences and growth we’ve had in the past few years. It’s been quite a journey with lots of learning.

Here are the key moments from the experiences we’ve had in the past years. Reminisce with us, share in the triumphs, and look ahead to the exciting possibilities that the future holds.

We want to celebrate the good times, learn from the challenges, and get excited about what’s coming next.

Key Indicators

Here are some key statistics:

  • We have 20,011 publicly visible speakers on the site
  • Our speakers come from 143 countries.
  • Users regions stat:
  • No data: 730
  • Africa: 984
  • Asia: 3429
  • Europe: 6375
  • Middle-east: 654
  • North America: 25652
  • Oceania: 982
  • South America: 206
  • Number of “calls for speakers” in the past 5 years — 26,577

Agencies, alumni, and other white-label clients

SpeakeHub also serves many agencies and alumni with our white-label directory. We work with organizations such as PRCA, International Communications Consultancy Organisation (ICCO), Maxwell James Agency, FiG Speakers, OleanderPR, Financial Behavior Keynote Group, Society Speaker Directory, and many more.

White-label clients:

  • The LOHM
  • HRPA
  • Elastic

Resources to help speakers grow their businesses

Developing valuable resources for professionals in the speaking industry is an essential aspect of the SpeakerHub platform. In the last seven years, we’ve built a varied collection of articles and media to support and enhance the speaking community.

Podcasts

The podcast series, “World of Speakers” has been running for 74 months.

Over the 100 interviews, we’ve amassed 100+ hours of recordings from professional speaking experts from around the world. The podcast has had 97.9K listens.

Some of the most recent guests are Mike Olson, Neil Sahota, Berke Brown, Tiffany Bova, and Chris Barton. We celebrated our 100th episode with an interview with James Taylor.

SkillCamp and blog

We’ve posted 652 original articles in the past seven years.

SpeakerHub’s SkillCamp offers a variety of resources, including articles, podcasts, infographics, and videos, providing professional speakers with fresh ideas, expert insights, practical how-to guides, and inspiration. The main areas of focus revolve around enhancing speaking skills and building a successful speaking business.

In addition to our curated content, we’re excited to share that we’ve been accepting guest post contributions. The response has been overwhelmingly positive, enriching our platform with diverse perspectives and valuable insights from contributors in the speaking community. Whether you’re exploring advice on handling hecklers or staying updated on the latest speaker technology, SkillCamp is your go-to source for all things speaker-related.

Email newsletter

Twice a month, we send out a newsletter packed with the freshest insights directly from our SkillCamp page. It contains the latest articles covering a spectrum of topics, including event planning, public speaking, and strategies for expanding your speaking business. It’s your go-to resource for staying ahead in the dynamic world of professional speaking, offering practical tips and expert advice to elevate your skills and enhance your speaking ventures.

Total newsletters subscribers — 14,233

Top newsletters with the highest click rate in the past 365 days:

  • Calls for Speakers and More
  • Find Your Next Speaking Opportunity
  • The Speaker’s Toolbox: Unlocking The Secrets Of Exceptional Public Speaking

Special thanks

A heartfelt appreciation goes out to the dedicated team at SpeakerHub, including Ryan Foland, Racquel Gabuna, Rosario Añon Suarez, Kathrine Sta. Cruz, Joselle delos Reyes, and Dane Cobain. Despite being spread across the globe, this incredible team collaborated seamlessly to sustain the platform and deliver exceptional content for our speakers. Their collective efforts have been instrumental in keeping the SpeakerHub community thriving.

I also would like to extend a warm welcome to India Varga, the latest addition to our team, who is spearheading operations and client development. We’re thrilled to have her on board and look forward to achieving great milestones together.

This New Year

We express our heartfelt wishes for everyone’s success and the abundance of speaking opportunities. Anticipating a year filled with growth and achievement, we are committed to delivering excellent service and creating even more avenues for you to showcase your expertise and engage with diverse audiences. Here’s to a prosperous and fulfilling year ahead, brimming with exciting speaking ventures and shared success!

This was originally posted on SpeakerHub Skillcamp.

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