New Exclusive Speaker: General Rick Hillier

We are honoured to welcome General Rick Hillier, one of Canada’s most celebrated leaders, to our Exclusive roster. Recently appointed Chair of the Strategic Advisory Council by the Ukrainian World Congress, his passion, empathy, and outspoken nature have earned him global recognition and trust. Whether you’re looking to strengthen your leadership skills, inspire your audience, or understand the implications of current global affairs, Rick Hillier shares timeless insights into what successful leadership looks like in any industry. 

Notable Achievements

  • Served as Canada’s Chief of the Defence Staff
  • Chair of the 2022 Strategic Advisory Council by the Ukrainian World Congress 
  • Chair of Ontario’s COVID-19 Vaccination Task Force in 2021
  • Chancellor of Memorial University of Newfoundland from 2008 to 2012
  • Co-founder of Project Hero, a scholarship program for the children of Canadian Forces personnel killed while on active military duty.



Book General Hillier to speak to your audience about topics like:

50 Points of Wisdom For Today’s Leaders Based on his years of experience, Hillier teaches audiences that leadership is all about people—embracing those you are in charge of and winning over those you need to work with—not about risk aversion or management fads.

Global Affairs & Unfolding Events | General Hillier will help audiences understand current geopolitical challenges and unpack events from around the globe. He has extensive experience navigating current global affairs from a leadership perspective. 


“He is remarkable. The feedback has been exceptionally positive. The General captivated the crowd…absolutely the best. I’d highly recommend him.”
President of the Phoenix Group
“Employees told me they could have listened ‘for hours’. Every employee I have spoken to was so inspired, loved the stories, and enjoyed the laughter (but some shed a few tears too).”
Microsoft Canada