Can You Hear Our Rising Voices?
Josh Shipp helps adults understand teens. And teens understand themselves. He's featured on the LIFETIME TV Series TEEN TROUBLE, author of "The Teen's Guide to World Domination" and was named to INC. Magazine's 30 under 30 list and a CNN Young Person Who Rocks. Josh is an award-winning motivational speaker with an entertaining, yet challenging message for students, parents, and educators. He had a traumatic childhood. Josh was abandoned at birth, thrown into many different foster homes. Abused, Addicted, and Suicidal... Josh KNOWS what it means to be a teen in trouble. Thanks to caring adults Josh was able to triumph over the hardship, and now he encourages everyone to overcome their hardships and live life to the fullest. And he does so through the power of laughter. Josh's ability to connect with the audience of teens or adults is a rare gift and is one you don't want your audience to miss.
As a motivational speaker, Eddie Slowikowski inspires thousands with his message of conceiving, believing, and achieving one’s dream in life. Eddie Slowikowski inspires Eddie’s unique presentation style is a multimedia experience. Each power-packed presentation is infused with music, pop culture, audience interaction and fun -- a combination of entertainment and a meaningful message. His strong determination empowered him to excel in athletics as a college student and to achieve today as a successful motivational speaker. As a Loyola University graduate and Athletic Hall of Fame recipient, Eddie achieved an illustrious career in Track and Cross Country.
Eddie’s sense of caring and passion for life are conveyed in his quest to infuse self-esteem and hope for the future to all who hear his message. “I believe that life is a journey and each day it starts anew. Some days we journey forth courageously, other days tentatively. We must summon the necessary forces of honor, truth, and love. Find the courage to open yourself so that you may experience the fullness of life. We don’t get to decide how or when our lives will end. We can only choose how we are going to live, how we are going to take our journey. Today is your moment. Make of it what you will.”