London, Exec Sec Live a 48 hours virtual conference which aired just last weekend where Laura served as the keynote and it replayed twice within the conference. It was recorded live to tape in our in house studio for both conference playbacks Laura joined its corresponding chatroom to speak with attendees. You can watch the program “Creating a Culture of Engagement” as aired by going to this dropbox link from the conference. You will see Laura uses a special software program that allows her to appear side by side within her presentation while also using overlays and more - https://www.dropbox.com/s/plg1epcyrtcswpn/Laura%20Schwartz%20Keynote%20Creating%20a%20Culture%20of%20Engagement%20for%20Exec%20Sec%20Live%20Global.mov?dl=0
Laura successfully certified as a “Certified Virtual Speaker” in June 2020 with eSpeakers through the National Speaker Association of which she have been a longtime member in good standing.
In fact, it was verified that Laura has the fastest internet speed inside the USA – of which you’ll see our in-house creative studio technology provides.
1) Inhouse Creative Studio
Laura has an in-house creative studio built with high speed Cat 6 ethernet cable for transmission and top of the line professional equipment including Cannon DSLR cameras, 6 piece lighting kit, wireless and back up wired sound with IFB and a variety of backdrops including a green screen. Laura can go live or live-to-tape from this studio working within the live stream production platform you’re your client chooses.
2) Off Site Chicago Production Studio
Laura has access to a high-end production facility in Chicago complete with soundstage and technology for switches, satellite, fiber and crew. Laura uses 2 revered Chicago studios on a regular basis:
TV House Studio Chicago - weekly for all of television appearances on the Australia Today Show and the BBC as well as scaled satellite event productions.
LSAV Powerhouse Chicago - for all large scale satellite, green screen, hologram, town halls etc. global events.
We connect client’s with these studios to discuss studio rental, satellite/fiber if applicable, staffing and associated fees.
3) On Site Studio or On Location
Laura is willing to safely travel to a venue of your client’s choice such as a central studio they are using for the production including internationally or, if this is a hybrid event, the physical conference location, Laura can do that venue as well. We have some upcoming events where Laura will be onsite with company leadership at a US Location and while interacting with 8 satellite locations around the world. And another, Emceeing the Hyundai Motor Company’s internal event where the Executive Chairmen +3 engineers will be on stage in Seoul, South Korea and Laura will be satellite in on green screen live from Chicago to make it look as if she is on stage in real time with them to interview all four.
As you discuss Laura as a virtual emcee or keynote services please keep in mind these 3 background points:
1) Prior to serving as the White House Director of Events, Laura was the White House Director of Television and responsible for all the live, live to tape, satellite and fiber events and interviews of the President, Vice President and First Lady of the United States. She is very experience and familiar with live productions.
2) Laura has been an on air-on contract television commentator since 2001.
With MSNBC 2001 – 2003, Fox News Channel 2004-2007 where she appeared each night M-F on their prime time programming, 2007 – 2009 CNN including as s special correspondent to Larry King Live, 2009 – present the BBC World News, the American Correspondent for and appearing weekly on Australia’s Today Show and a fill in guest host for Larry King’s current programming. As you and your clients can imagine, Laura is very comfortable in front of a lens creating excitement and a dynamic engagement for the audience watching.
3) Laura is a passionate high-tech girl whose Father is a master craftsman photographer and grew up the family’s award winning studio.
Laura Swartz fees: Standard on stage keynote or as an emcee is $30,000-$40,000.
Fees can range between $30,000 - $70,000 pending the duration and scope of the event.
Virtual Engagements, pending their scope start at $20,000.