Stephen McGown is available to present as the Inspiring Motivational keynote speaker to open or close your next San Diego, California event or conference.
Mr. McGown is a leading motivational speaker that delivers keynotes over 50 times per year. Stephen is available to speak at your next San Diego, California event or conference. Stephen has been speaking professionally for over 7 years. His keynote and workshop topics include motivation, leadership, overcoming adversity and more.
By working with Stephen, you are guaranteed a seasoned speaking professional that will make your event a success. Stephen brings energy and positivity to each of his presentations.
Stephen has presented keynote presentations around the globe to some of the largest organizations in the world including IBM, Old Mutual Wealth, Cisco, Unilever & More. Learn more about why Stephen McGown is the right motivational keynote speaker for your next San Diego, California event or conference.
Stephen McGown is a recognized expert in professional and personal reinvention. A highly sought-after keynote speaker, transformational leader and business mentor, he guides individuals and businesses to capitalize on change and magnify their impact from his experience of being the longest held captive by Al Qaeda (6 years) in the deserts of Africa.
His unique expertise is in combining practical business tactics with accelerated learning strategies to embrace change, encourage innovation and increase sales for people and organizations worldwide. Stephen McGown inspires, empowers and guides people to achieve massive and lasting personal and professional growth, whether it be as a keynote speaker, facilitating corporate workshops or mentoring individual.
A leading international keynote speaker, Stephen has reached tens of thousands worldwide with his message of Overcoming Adversity as the competitive edge in the face of today’s complex markets. Stephen is a sought-after business culture catalyst who inspires, empowers and guides organizations and individuals to create sustainable, high-performance strategies. Through Stephen’s keynotes, he helps leaders embrace change, cultivate work cultures of greater unity and resilience, as well as strengthen their voice as purpose driven leaders.
San Diego is the best place to launch a startup, according to a 2014 issue of Forbes magazine. The City of San Diego’s strong economy, diverse population, great educational institutions, unsurpassed quality of life and world-renowned location make it the ideal place to do business.
General Information about San Diego for Meeting Planners and Event Professionals
San Diego is renowned for hosting major companies producing wireless cellular technology, such as Qualcomm, LG Electronics, Nokia, Novatel Wireless, Cricket Communications, and Kyocera International. Additionally, it is an important centre for biotechnological research, due to the presence of the University of California, San Diego (UCSD) with its affiliated UCSD Medical Centre.
The city is home to many museums, including the San Diego Museum of Art, the Museum of Photographic Arts, the San Diego Museum of Man, the San Diego Natural History Museum, and the San Diego Air & Space Museum.
All these museums are located in the immense Balboa Park, which also hosts the San Diego Zoo and various gardens, artist studios and smaller art galleries. Besides these cultural institutions, San Diego has over 68 miles of beaches, offering endless possibilities for sunning, swimming or surfing.
The City as a Conference Destination
San Diego is an important centre for major international conferences and conventions, including: Clever Talks: Made in America, a series of speeches on a variety of topics such as finances, military investments, food and beverages, technology, media and health; the San Diego Global Investment Forum, an important venue for business owners, developers, and investors;
The Panalitix Annual Conference, where the latest developments in business and accounting are discussed; Wellness on the Front Line Annual Conference, an event organized by the Public Safety Peer Support Organization; and the San Diego National Church Safety + Security Conference, one of the largest religious meetings in the United States.
San Diego Food Options for Conference Delegates
While attending a business conference in San Diego, California, some local restaurants to experience include: Juniper & Ivy (+1 619-269-9036) and Trust (+1 619-795-6901), two restaurants famous for their New American cuisine; Richard Walker’s Pancake House (+1 619-231-7777),
Best place in town for eating breakfast, well-known all over the country for its delicious pancakes; Cucina Urbana (+1 619-239-2222) and Parma – Cucina Italiana (+1 619-543-0049), two Italian restaurants serving a large variety of extraordinary pizzas and pastas; Truluck’s (+1 858-453-2583), a fabulous seafood restaurant; and Sushi Ota (+1 858-270-5670), a great chef-owned Japanese restaurant, offering amazing sushi dishes.