Shawnh
CEO
Shawn Hanks
Association
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Shawn Hanks, CEO of Premiere Speakers Bureau, brings experience in several fields. Over the course of sixteen years in the event industry, he has gained valuable experience advising corporate, association and non-profit events. In addition, he provides direction to speakers on the Premiere roster. Shawn is an avid football and basketball fan. He is a frequent reader and a musician, and he actively serves the International Association of Speakers Bureaus (IASB) as Education Committee co-chair. As native Texans, Shawn and Heather have enjoyed living in Southeast and Central Texas and, currently, Middle Tennessee. They are the proud parents of Mia (13), Ethan (11), Ella Kate (9) and Ava (6.)


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Event Success | The Inbox Never Lies...
Posted March 15th 2016
If anyone knows anything about having to consistently one-up themselves on a job well done, it's event planners. 'Event planner...

This water is tepid - not room...
Posted March 8th 2016
This Top 5 list image caught my attention this morning. (Thanks for sharing,Vince.) I immediately nodded "yes" knowing the stre...

Meetings & Conventions | Three of the...
Posted February 2nd 2016
As we start off this exciting new year, we can't help but reflect over what a huge year 2015 was for the meeting and events...

‘Do Over’ | New York Times Best...
Posted April 16th 2015
We are excited to announce that Jon Acuff's newest work 'Do Over: Rescue Monday, Reinvent Your Work, and Never Get Stuck' has...

Thank You for the Best October in PSB...
Posted November 4th 2013
Thanks, Thank You, Gracias…. We need more words to say "thanks"; to you for the month of October. Premiere recorded...

Premiere Speakers Bureau Announces...
Posted October 31st 2013
In celebration of Halloween, we at Premiere would like to honor the winner of our first annual Halloween Costume contest. With ...