Motivational Keynote Speaker Atlanta, Georgia

Atlanta Motivational Keynote Speaker

Lorne Sulcas is an international motivational keynote speaker who speaks at various Atlanta-based meetings and events, from small- to medium-sized businesses to organizational giants.  He has worked with employees and executives of Atlanta organizations from AT&T to CNN. He has been featured on CNN. He is an internationally award-winning wildlife photographer.

But Lorne is not your average motivational keynote speaker.  He knows what it takes to thrive in the face of massive change, challenges and competition. Because he has years of real world experience… In the corporate ‘jungle’ as a leadership trainer, and in the real jungle as a game ranger, tracking and photographing Africa’s Big Cats for almost a decade.

Today The Big Cat Guy speaks all over the planet on the potent leadership and teamwork success secrets from these awesome and highly successful super-predators that we can apply to thrive in the face of the change, challenges and competition we all face every day.

The Big Cat Guy’s presentations are on Thriving in a Wild World™ – they are not something you’ve ever seen before. Nor that you will ever see again! As a world-renowned motivational keynote speaker, Lorne partners with teams, employees and executives on leadership, teamwork, and sustaining competitive advantage in the face of competition, change, and challenges.

Atlanta, Georgia, has state-of-the-art meeting facilities, like the World Congress Center on Andrew Young International Boulevard, the Sheraton Atlanta Hotel on Courtland Street, or the Georgia International Convention Center on Convention Center Concourse. If you’re planning a growth, strategy or even ‘in-house’ motivational meeting in the Atlanta vicinity, let trusted motivational keynote speaker Lorne Sulcas help your organization thrive too.

Neil McCoy-Ward MD Forward Thinking Group“I’ve heard the best keynote speakers in the world and Lorne’s presentation was World-Class! A masterclass in professional speaking!” – Neil McCoy-Ward, Managing Director, Forward Thinking Group, UK

"I was blown away ... Lorne is unique and I really feel he would please any audience. His was and still is one of the most talked about presentations we've seen."






"Your presentation was brilliant, Lorne. In my job, I hear a lot from motivational speakers and much of it is a rehash of other presentations or literature. This was different…… Pure, base animal behaviours ... expertly translated into the world of human beings ... An intellectual triumph."




"…I was struck by your powerful message that can benefit all of us in today's world of chaos and change. Goose-bumps stuff! We immediately implemented your lessons around teamwork and leadership and are already noticing a huge difference. ..."




"The standing ovation said it all. You have something rich and powerful ... which you expertly fit right in line with our conference... a provocative and exciting approach… absolutely unique and fascinating."




"Lorne, I want to personally thank you. You made each session so relevant to our world. Your delivery is professional, entertaining and inspiring - every time... absolutely outstanding ... the ‘lessons that Big Cat guy spoke on’ is one thing they all really remember and still refer to."





Recent speaking destinations include:

Atlanta Convention Centre, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA

Emory Conference Center Hotel, Atlanta, GA 30329, USA

Georgia World Congress Center, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA

Georgia International Convention Center, Atlanta, GA 30337, USA

Renaissance Atlanta Waverly Hotel & Convention Center, Atlanta, GA 30339, USA

Loudermilk Conference Center, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA

Atlanta Expo Center South, Atlanta, GA 30354, USA

Cobb Galleria Centre, Atlanta, GA 30339, USA

MomoCon, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA

GTRI Conference Center, Atlanta, GA 30318, USA

Atlanta, GA GWCC, Atlanta, GA 30309, USA

TLC Atlanta, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA

World Congress Center, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA

630 Convention & Event Center, Atlanta, GA 30318, USA

Blackburn Conference Center, Atlanta, GA 30309, USA

Travelodge San Diego Downtown Convention Center, San Diego, CA 92113, USA

Los Angeles Convention Center, Los Angeles, CA 90015, USA

Staple Center Convention Center, Los Angeles, CA 90017, USA

Knights Inn Los Angeles Central/Convention Center Area, Los Angeles, CA 90026, USA

Discovery Conference Centre, Inc., San Diego, CA 92101, USA

San Diego Training and Conference Center, San Diego, CA 92101, USA

San Diego Concourse Convention Center, San Diego, CA, USA

San Diego Convention Center, San Diego, CA 92101, USA

Professional Conference Management, San Diego, CA 92111, USA

TMM The Meeting Manager Convention Center, San Diego, CA 92110, USA

Liberty Station Conference Center, San Diego, CA 92106, USA

Complete Conference Management Convention Center, San Diego, CA 92103, United States

Days Inn by Wyndham San Diego/Downtown/Convention Center, San Diego, CA 92101, USA

Marina Village Conference Center Conference Center

Admiral Kidd Catering & Conference Center Conference Center

Courtyard by Marriott San Diego Gaslamp/Convention Center

Colorado Convention Center, Denver, CO 80202, USA

Moscone Center, San Francisco, CA 94103, USA

Walter E. Washington Convention Center, Washington, DC 20001, USA

AMA Conference Center Washington, DC, USA

Top of the Hill Banquet & Conference Center, Washington, DC 20002, USA

Capitol View Conference Center, Washington, DC 20001, USA

National 4-H Conference Center, Chevy Chase, MD 20815, USA

MACC, Moberly, MO 65270, USA

Miami Beach Convention Center, Miami Beach, FL 33139, USA

Tampa Convention Center, Tampa, FL 33602, USA

Convention center, Tampa, FL 33602, USA

Donald E Stephens Convention Center, Rosemont, IL 60018, USA

McCormick Place, Chicago, IL 60616, USA

Summit Chicago, Chicago, IL 60601, USA

The Conference Center, Chicago, IL 60606, USA

Conference Chicago, Chicago, IL 60605, USA

World Outreach Conference Center, Chicago, IL 60628, USA

Midwest Conference Center, Melrose Park, IL 60164, USA

Las Vegas Convention, Visitor Convention Center, Chicago, IL 60601, USA

Detroit MI convention center, Detroit, MI 48226, USA

International Banquet & Conference, Detroit, MI 48226, USA

Edward Hotel, Convention Center, Dearborn, MI 48126, USA

Las Vegas Convention Center, Las Vegas, NV 89109, USA

Siegel Select - Convention Center, Las Vegas, NV 89109, USA

Mandalay Bay Convention Center, Las Vegas, NV 89119, USA

Sands Expo Convention Center, Las Vegas, NV 89169, USA

Downtown Conference Center, New York, NY 10038, USA

NYC Seminar and Conference Center, New York, NY 10010, USA

Javits Center North, New York, NY 10018, USA

AMA Conference Center New York City, New York, NY 10019, USA

Pennsylvania Convention Center, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA

Convene Conference Center, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA

Phoenix Convention Center, Phoenix, AZ 85004, USA

Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center Dallas, Dallas, TX 75202, USA

Dallas Convention & Visitors Bureau Convention Center, Dallas, TX 75201, USA

George R. Brown Convention Center, Houston, TX 77010, USA

Norris Conference Centers - Houston/CityCentre, Houston, TX 77024, USA

Texas Contemporary Convention Center, Houston, TX 77010, USA

Pasadena Convention Center and Municipal Fairgrounds, Pasadena, TX 77507, USA

Comicpalooza Convention Center, Houston, TX 77010, USA

Stafford Centre Convention Center, Stafford, TX 77477, USA

Texas Training and Conference Centers, Houston, TX 77077, USA

Harris County Sports & Convention Corporation, Houston, TX 77054, USA

RAC Houston-Conference Center Inc., Houston, TX 77077, USA

Bayou City Event Center, Houston, TX 77045, USA

Washington State Convention Center, Seattle, WA 98101, USA

Seattle Center Exhibition Hall, Seattle, WA 98109, USA

Vancouver Convention Centre East Convention Center, Vancouver, BC, Canada

Canada Place Convention Center, Vancouver, BC V6C 3E1, Canada

Fan Expo Vancouver Convention Center, Vancouver, BC V6G, Canada

Metro Toronto Convention Centre, Toronto, ON M5V 2W6, Canada

Enercare Centre Convention Center, Toronto, ON M6K 3C3, Canada

Beanfield Centre Conference Center, Toronto, ON M6K 3C3, Canada

Shaw Conference Centre, Edmonton, AB T5J 1N9, Canada

Radisson Hotel & Convention Center Edmonton, Edmonton, AB T6B 0A5, Canada

Edmonton Inn & Conference Centre, Edmonton, AB T5G 0X5, Canada

Chateau Louis Hotel & Conference Centre

Edmonton EXPO Centre

Coast West Edmonton Hotel & Conference Centre, Edmonton, AB T5S 2C3, Canada

The Oasis Centre, Edmonton, AB T5S 2X7, Canada

TELUS House, Edmonton, AB T5J 0N3, Canada

Meridian Banquets & Conference center, Edmonton, AB T6B 0A5, Canada

The Royal Palace, Edmonton, AB T6B 2L6, Canada

Delta Hotels by Marriott Edmonton South Conference Centre, Edmonton, AB T6H 5C2, Canada

Congress Centre, London WC1B 3LN, UK

ILEC Conference Centre, London SW6 1UD, UK

ExCeL London, London E16 1AL, UK

London Conference Bureau, London W1T, UK

Central Hall Westminster, London SW1H 9NH, UK

America Square Conference Centre, London EC3N 2LR, UK

London Conference Bureau, London W1T, UK

Emmanuel Centre, London SW1P 3DW, UK

Conference London, London EC1V 9BW, UK

ICO Conference Centre, London W1T 3DD, UK

1VS Conference Centre, London SW1E 5ND, UK

etc.venues 155 Bishopsgate, London EC2M 3TQ, UK

The Mermaid, London EC4V 3DB, UK

Congress Centre Conference Center, London WC1B 3LN, UK


Business Design Centre, London

Queen Elizabeth II Centre, London, UK

Clarity London Conference Center, London EC1N 2TD, UK

One Moorgate Place, London EC2R 6EA, UK

Edinburgh International Conference Centre, Edinburgh EH3 8EE, UK

COSLA Conference Centre, Edinburgh EH12 5BH, UK

John McIntyre Conference Centre, The University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh EH16 5AY, UK

Marketing Edinburgh Convention Bureau, Edinburgh EH3 6AQ, UK

McDonald Rooms Conference Centre, Edinburgh EH7 4NS, UK

Norton Park Conference Centre, Edinburgh EH7 5QY, UK

CPP Seminars Scotland Ltd, Edinburgh EH3 7PE, UK

The Convention Centre Dublin (The CCD), Dublin, Ireland

Docklands, Convention Centre, North Dock, Dublin, Ireland

Assembly Buildings Conference Centre, Belfast BT1 6DW, UK

Titanic Exhibition Centre, Belfast BT3 9DU, UK

Belfast Waterfront, Belfast BT1 3WH, UK

Spires Conference & Exhibition Centre, Belfast BT1 6DW, UK

The Skainos Centre, Belfast BT4 1AF, UK

Riddel Hall, Belfast BT9 5EE, UK

Whitla Hall, Q.U.B, Belfast BT7 1NN, UK

Agapé Centre Belfast, Belfast BT9 6GF, UK

Eikon Exhibition Centre, Lisburn BT27 5RF, United Kingdom

M C I Conference Center, Belfast BT1 4GB, UK

Crumlin Road Gaol Visitor Attraction and Conference Centre, Belfast BT14 6ST, UK

The King's Hall, Belfast BT9, UK

Cape Town International Convention Centre, Cape Town, 8000, South Africa

CTICC 2 (Cape Town International Convention Centre 2), Cape Town, 8001, South Africa

Century City Conference Centre, Century City, Cape Town, 7446, South Africa

The Range Function and Conference Centre, Cape Town, 7966, South Africa

J & J Conferences at Belmont Square, Cape Town, 7700, South Africa

Little Stream Conference Centre & Tea Garden, Cape Town, 7806, South Africa

CAB Conference Centre, Cape Town, 7560, South Africa

Durbanville Conference Centre, Cape Town, 7550, South Africa

Lagoon Beach Hotel, Kaapstad, 7441, South Africa

Bridgeways - Event, Function and Conference Venues, Cape Town, 7441, South Africa

Lofdal World Conference Centre, Cape Town, 7560, South Africa

Welgemeend Cape Town - Event, Party, Conference and Wedding Venue, Cape Town, 8001, South Africa

Ruslamere Hotel, Spa and Conference Centre Durbanville, Cape Town, 7550, South Africa

Avenue Conference and Event Venue, Cape Town, 8001, South Africa

Atlantic Imbizo, Cape Town, 8002, South Africa

High Constantia Conferencing, Cape Town, 7806, South Africa

Special Memories Halaal Function Venue, Cape Town, 7560, South Africa

The Pyramid Conference & Venue Centre, Day Spa and Beauty School, Johannesburg, 2001, South Africa

Sandton Convention Centre, Johannesburg, 2196, South Africa

Turbine Hall, Johannesburg, 2001, South Africa

AstroTech Conference Centre, Johannesburg, 2193, South Africa

FNB Conference Centre, Sandton, Johannesburg, 2146, South Africa

Oaklands Inn & Conference Centre, Randburg, 2194, South Africa

Corporate Conference Centre, Edenvale, 1609, South Africa

CSIR International Convention Centre, Pretoria, 0001, South Africa

LYNNWOOD CONFERENCE CENTRE, Lynnwood, Pretoria, 0002, South Africa

Motivational Speaker fees Atlanta, Georgia

You might be wondering how much does a motivational keynote speaker cost in Atlanta.

Do you want to hire a speaker in Atlanta? Here is how Lorne will partner with you.

Lorne Sulcas is an international motivational speaker who traveled the world since 1996, including Atlanta. As you should expect from any top motivational keynote speaker in Atlanta, Lorne will typically have a conversation with you sometime before the event to gain a greater insight into the context and the challenges that your organization faces. Lorne will then prepare accordingly and address those factors specifically.

Motivational Speaker fees in Atlanta

There are quite a few factors that should be taken into consideration, such as your budget, your objective of having a speaker in Atlanta, and the brief you want Lorne to fulfill?

Prices charged by speakers in Atlanta mostly depend on experience, availability, and fame. Depending on your objectives, sometimes a famous motivational speaker will fit your event better, and other times you will want to rely on a highly inspiring, high-quality delivery which will leave your Atlanta audience with key takeaways and empowered for challenging tasks that need to be addressed in the workplace.

If you want to really help your organization’s bottom line or kick off your Atlanta conference on a high note, you can count on Lorne because he is a high-energy, high-content top Atlanta motivational keynote speaker who will set the critical tone of your event and leave your audience excited and ready to grow. Certainly, Lorne offers value that exceeds the fee he charges by far. Should you wish to learn more, Lorne offers outstanding advice here on motivational speaker fees and how to choose a speaker for your event that will make you remember this day for years to come. Or simply contact Lorne for the best advice that you will only be able to get from the most experienced and best motivational keynote speakers, not only in Atlanta but in the world.

Apart from this, to make informed decisions, it is highly recommended that you do some research yourself to ensure you know how much a motivational speaker costs in Atlanta in general.


Atlanta conference facilities for Event Organizers

Atlanta Hotel Accommodation for Motivational Keynote Speakers and Conference Delegates

When a speaker bureau, event planner or client directly books their Motivational Keynote Speaker, they want to be all set with all the logistics and organization of the meeting. Availability of suitable hotel accommodation is a key concern of a meeting planner. You need appropriate accommodation that is comfortable, affordable and preferably proximate to the meeting venue for the delegates. Atlanta boasts a huge range of hotel accommodation to meet your needs:

Atlanta Food Choices for Corporate Events and Convention Attendees

As one of the best motivational speakers, Lorne has dined in many restaurants during his Motivational Keynote Speaker career.  The following restaurants are recommended for professional speakers, event planners, and speakers bureaus in or visiting Atlanta:

  • Staplehouse (404-524-5005) is an American restaurant & bar that opens its doors at 5:30 pm on Edgewood Avenue, South-East Atlanta. It is a nonprofit organization serving the restaurant community. It has a reservations-only policy at tables. In 2016 it was nominated as one of the best new restaurants in the country.
  • The Atmosphere Restaurant (678-702-1620) is a cozy French bistro with outdoor seating on Piedmont Avenue, North East Atlanta. It serves dishes, desserts, and cocktails during brunch, lunch, and dinner.  They were named Atlanta’s Best French Restaurant. This place is on the expensive side and not suited for the budget-conscious visitor.
  • Bread & Butterfly (678-515-4536) is a stylish modern European all-day cafe & bistro on Elizabeth Street North East of Atlanta in the heart of Inman Park. It opens its door early morning at 7:30 and stays open late at night. If you would like to enjoy a cappuccino and perfect croissant, a decadent seasonal breakfast or lunch, or a bistro-style dinner in the evening, this is the place to go to. Reservations are taken for dinner only but you can just walk in during lunch & brunch.
  • Home Grown GA Restaurant (404-222-0455) is a Family Restaurant on Memorial Drive, South East of Atlanta, serving locally sourced breakfast & Southern fare in a retro country-diner setting. Its business hours are 7 am to 3 pm and also offers meals under $10. It received the 2018 Experts’ Choice Award. Less than 2% of restaurants worldwide receive this award.
  • The Brasserie at PARISH (404-681-4434) is an American Restaurant on North Highland Avenue, North East of Atlanta. There’s a food market & coffee bar downstairs & a Southern eatery upstairs. Downstairs it serves drinks, especially beer, and simple or hearty food.  and upstairs you can expect seasonal cuisine. It is an affordable restaurant with modern influences and is open from 8 am until late.

General Information about Atlanta, Georgia, for Event Planners, Motivational Keynote Speakers, and Speakers Bureaus.

Atlanta is the largest and also the capital city of the state of Georgia. It is situated in the northwest part of the state at the base of the Blue Ridge Mountains near the Chattahoochee River. The first European settler was Hardy Ivy, who built a cabin there in 1833.

Martin Luther King, Jr. was born in Atlanta in 1929. Starting in the early 1960s, Atlanta played a major role in the civil rights movement.  Since then, Atlanta has been known as the center of black wealth, higher education, political power and culture.

Today, Atlanta is a unique destination in the heart of the South. Apart from its fine dining, shopping, and rich history, it is also host to one of the most connected convention spaces.

One of these convention centers, the Atlanta Convention Center at AmericasMart, has a team of experts with more than 50 years of experience in operating, managing, and providing solutions for events of any size. It has 500,000 square feet of space, 100,000 square feet of contiguous space and over 45 breakout rooms.

Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport

Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport is considered the busiest airport in the world because it’s just a three-hour flight from many major American cities. Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport is located 7 miles south of Atlanta’s central business district. It transports more than 100,000,000 passengers annually and is the state’s largest employer by providing more than 63,000 jobs on-site.

Atlanta Airport Awards

The Atlanta Airport boasts with recent awards such as being the world’s busiest and most efficient passenger airport. It also holds awards for being the best airport in North America, with the best airport dining and world air cargo. The Atlanta Airport has more than 300 commercial venues such as shopping, dining and service stations. It even has a permanent and rotating program exhibiting art and musical performances for pleasant guest experiences. It has more than 70-plus multi-lingual guest service representatives (GSRs) who answer questions, provide directions and guide travelers at security checkpoints.

Atlanta Airport Amenities Professional Speakers and Event Planners should know about

Read more about the Amenities here. If you have not been at the Atlanta Airport, the incredible amount of service offerings will most likely be a huge surprise.

These include Lounges and Smoking Lounges; EV Charging Stations; Atlanta Airport Banks and ATMs; Currency Exchange; Free Wi-Fi at the Atlanta Airport; Chapels; Medical Assistance and Lactation Pods, Passenger Pets including its fully fenced-in 1,000-square-foot dog park to accommodate passenger pets and guide dogs;

Ground Transportation for Atlanta Keynote Speakers

Atlanta Airport works with a multitude of transportations services including Taxis, Limousines, Shared-Ride Shuttles, Hotel Shuttles, Off-Airport Parking Shuttles, Bus and Rail Transportation, and the Rental Car Center. Speakers bureaus, event planners and motivational keynote speakers will benefit by doing their homework ahead of time to take full advantage of services offered regarding the huge selection of transportation options available. For more information and contact numbers, click here. Also, read more about easy access and parking here.

Atlanta Attractions for Conference Delegates

An International Motivational Keynote Speaker travels often and gets to see amazing places. Atlanta is no exception, with many interesting and entertaining sites and experiences.

  • A highlight of visiting The King Center in Atlanta: Martin Luther King, Jr. was born in a two-story frame Queen Anne style house that was built in 1895 and bought by his grandfather in 1909. After Dr. King’s assassination on April 4, 1968 plans were begun to restore the house as a historic museum.
    Dr. King was born and lived in this house for the first twelve years of his life.

  • Atlanta has one of the world’s largest aquariums which offers an up-close look at exotic marine life where you can also learn about aquatic habitats and see of the most diverse examples of oceanic life in the world.
  • World of Coca-Cola is situated at Pemberton Place, Atlanta, the only place where you can explore the fascinating story of the world’s best-known beverage brand.

Things you might not have known about Atlanta

A highlight of visiting The King Center in Atlanta

Martin Luther King, Jr. was born in 1929 in a two-story frame Queen Anne style house that was built in 1895 and bought by his grandfather in 1909. After Dr. King’s assassination on April 4, 1968 plans were begun to restore the house as a historic museum.
Dr. King was born and lived in this house for the first twelve years of his life.

Atlanta’s Streets

Did you know that there are over 55 streets with the name “Peachtree” in Atlanta? Apparently, they’re named after the Native American village of “Standing Pitch Tree.”

Atlanta’s Symbol

Atlanta’s symbol is a phoenix because Atlanta was the only city in North American destroyed as an act of war. Only 400 buildings survived after General Sherman burnt it to the ground. So the city is almost completely rebuilt after the fact.

A few other interesting facts about Atlanta

Where Lorne Frequently Speaks

United States and Canada

Atlanta GA; Greater Atlanta Area; Los Angeles SC; San Diego CA; San Francisco CA; Denver CO;
Washington DC; Miami FL; Tampa, FL; Chicago IL; Detroit MI; Las Vegas NV; New York NY; Philadelphia
PA; Phoenix, AZ; Dallas TX; Houston TX; Seattle WA; Vancouver BC; Toronto ON; Edmonton AB

Europe and the UK

Paris, France; Amsterdam, Netherlands; Munich, Germany; Frankfurt, Germany; Oslo, Norway; Stockholm, Sweden; London, England; Edinburgh, Scotland; Dublin, Ireland; Belfast, Ireland;

Africa and the Middle East

Cape Town, South Africa; Johannesburg, South Africa; Pretoria, South Africa; Durban, South Africa;
Nairobi, Kenya, Lagos Nigeria; Windhoek, Namibia; Dubai, UAE; Abu Dhabi, UAE


Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia; Singapore; Hong Kong; Sydney, Australia; Melbourne, Australia: Auckland, New Zealand; New Delhi, India; Mumbai, India

Lorne Sulcas - The Big Cat Guy


Lorne Sulcas - The Big Cat Guy
Top International Motivational Speaker
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