Book Dave to speak at your next in-person, virtual event, or podcast.

Dave Durand is currently the CEO of Leading Giants and Executive Chairman of Best Version Media, an international media company located in Brookfield, Wisconsin. During Dave's tenure as CEO, BVM was among the top 20 fastest-growing media companies in North America, and the fastest growing private company in Wisconsin of any type. In 2024, The Wall Street Journal publicized BVM as one of Top 100 Best & Brightest Companies To Work For in the Nation.

Dave is also a best-selling author, radio personality, and trainer of well over 150,000 individuals from all walks of life including sales representatives, CEOs, Fortune 500 executives, secretaries, educators, small business owners, and even stay-at-home parents. Dave doesn't just provide the "feel good" motivational talk ‚ÄĒ he inspires his listeners to action with real-world advice for real-world results.

Dave has built and sold multiple businesses which have collectively done over one-billion dollars in sales in varying industries including media, digital services, and leadership training. He is vastly different than most business leaders as his expertise is rooted in more than two decades of leadership and entrepreneurship. Dave speaks, not just from theory, but from experience.

Over the course of Dave's career, he has been named an Excellence 100 leader in the nation on the personal side of leadership by Leadership Excellence Magazine, Most Respected CEO three times by Glassdoor, Entrepreneur of the Year by Ernst & Young, and one of the Top 100 minds in the arena of Personal Development by Warren Bennis's magazine, Personal Excellence.

To book Dave for your next event, email [email protected]¬†or fill out the form below:


Dave will always personalize his message for maximum relatability to your audience, and provide actionable advice that is relevant to them for real-world results.

The 4 Superpowers of a Leader

Drawing on his extensive leadership experience, Dave reveals 4 traits all successful leaders possess.

Furthermore, Dave will give audience members practical advice on how to attain these traits through habit-building and self-improvement.

Winning Cultures with Practical Implementations

Dave provides the actionable steps for long-term success through building a winning company culture.

Dave asserts that the culture of an organization is the greatest opportunity in gaining a competitive advantage.

Everyday Giants: Ordinary People Doing Extraordinary Things

Dave turns his attention to the virtues displayed in everyday life, and how anyone can strive to maximize their potential and become the best version of themselves.

No matter who you are, being your best self will impact everyone around you.

5 Invaluable Resources Available to All Leaders

According to Dave, there are 5 key resources all leaders can tap into, regardless of their circumstance, in order to move their organization forward.

Audience members will walk away with practical tools and advice that they can begin to implement immediately.

To book Dave for your next event,¬†send an email to¬†[email protected]¬†or fill out the form below:

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