Speaking Engagements

Alex Sheen, Speaker from because I said i would

Alex Sheen is the Founder of because I said I would.  His work has been featured on ABC World News with Diane Sawyer, Good Morning America, the TODAY show, Steve Harvey, CNN, The Los Angeles Times, NPR and many other programs. Through his philanthropic work, his personal commitments and the stories of our supporters, Alex speaks to audiences around the world about the importance of keeping a promise. Alex has spoken at over 110 events in 2014 and is a three-time TEDx closing speaker (Click here to see them). He has spoken to audiences ranging from middle schools to the world’s largest consulting firm. Due to his personal sense of duty to the social movement, 100% of Alex’s speaking engagement fees are given to because I said I would, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization.

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Before his life as nonprofit leader, Alex was a Corporate Strategy Lead at Hyland Software, an organization featured in Fortune’s 2014 Best Companies to Work in the United States. As the youngest manager in a global company with over 1,500 employees, he established and managed Hyland’s corporate-wide Innovation Program. Alex decided to leave this life and pursue a life of philanthropy and service after the loss of his father.

For more information, and to check Alex’s availability, please fill out the form below. Alex still has availability in 2016 and 2017.

Katie Spotz has also joined the because I said I would speaking team! To request that Katie speak at your next event, please fill out the speaking engagement form here.