Odyssey Keynotes

People derive meaning through words (7%), tone (38%) and physiology (55%). An expert speaker knows how to leverage all. Odyssey Keynote Speakers do this through story-telling, the power of metaphor and the art of audience engagement. When clients want to add power to words like collaboration, change-agility, teamwork, quality, customer-centricity, innovation and purpose-driven work, they bring in an Odyssey Keynote Speaker. Virtually, hybrid or in-person, our Keynote Speakers will ensure your audience leaves with an experience they will never forget.

Featured Odyssey Keynote Speakers

Lain Hensley

Odyssey Teams COO / Co-Founder / Head Dream Chaser

Lain Hensley has worked with thousands of groups in more than 21 countries with clients including Microsoft, Oracle, Charles Schwab, Johnson Controls, Caterpillar, Gallo Wines, Shell and Genentech. He has been on Fox Business, written for Entrepreneur Magazine, Inc. Magazine, The Guardian, and Huffington Post. For the past 22 years he has been a part of the UCLA MBA “Foundations of Leadership Program.” Lain recently launched an inspiring podcast, You Go First.

Todd Demorest

Odyssey Teams Chief Facilitation Officer

Todd Demorest’s background is in business and human resource management. He was recently an integral part of a multi-layered cultural change initiative for 2,500 managers at a Fortune 100 Company. His work as a consultant, coach and facilitator has attracted clients such as the 1996 Olympic Volleyball Team as they prepared for the games in Atlanta, AT&T, BNSF and Accenture. Todd has delivered to tens of thousands of participants around the world. His commitment, energy, and openness is his trademark and paramount to the successful design, training, and delivery process for which he is known.

Bill John

Odyssey Teams President / CEO / Co-Founder

Bill John, CEO and Co-Founder of Odyssey Teams, brings over 34 years of experience working with senior executives from the world’s biggest organizations such as Shell, Oracle, Kaiser Permanente, Express Scripts, Microsoft, UT Austin McCombs School of Business and UCLA Anderson School of Business. His work is conducted around the globe with impact in over sixty countries. Bill demonstrates what all leaders hope to embody. It’s his life’s goal to lead you in discovering the best version of yourself and connecting you with the service and dignity of your work. The excellence of his keynote skills and knowledge is matched only by his humility.