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Gary Vaynerchuk


New York, NY, USA

Entrepreneur, CEO of VaynerMedia & Venture Capitalist

Gary Vaynerchuk builds businesses. Fresh out of college he took his family wine business and grew it from a $3M to a $60M business in just five years. Now he runs VaynerMedia, one of the world’s hottest digital agencies. Along the way he became a prolific angel investor and venture capitalist, investing in companies like Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr, Uber, and Birchbox before eventually co-founding VaynerRSE, a $25M investment fund.

Keynote Speeches

Virtual Keynotes & Webinars
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Twelve and a Half

Based on his latest bestselling book, Gary shares how he has embraced soft skills like optimism, accountability, patience, and empathy, to become a better leader. Understanding that emotional intelligence can actually accelerate business success. In this talk, Gary offers insight on how to strengthen these skills. This speech is for anyone looking to improve their leadership capabilities and build a more successful, lasting organization.


Practical Optimism

You only have so much time and energy. If you figure out what to deploy it against, you will maximize your success.

No matter what you do, your job is to tell your story and provide value. If you do not build your brand or reputation, you are vulnerable to competition. 


Leading with Empathy

Leveraging the emotional ingredients necessary for business success – Gary describes the essential emotional skills that are integral to his life – and business – success, and will help refine your skills to improve your leadership capabilities. 

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Panelist/In Conversation
Not afraid to tell it like he sees it, Gary Vaynerchuk is an entertaining, thought-provoking business practitioner rooted in the notion of marketing in the year we live in and betting on one’s strengths to ensure a path to success and happiness. Gary will leave your audience entertained, motivated, and begging for more.
Video | Custom #ASKGARYVEE Videos
Catapulted into notoriety by his viral wine-tasting show Wine Library TV, Gary’s struck gold again with The #AskGaryVee Show. Filmed in his New York City VaynerMedia office and reaching a weekly audience of more than 100,000 people, the show is a place for Gary to answer viewers’ questions and share his tried-and-true methods for success. Also one of the fastest-rising podcasts on iTunes, you now have the opportunity to bring a personalized Q&A tailored to the interests of your organization or audience, filmed and packaged by Gary’s own production team.
Social Influencer | Twitter, Instagram & YouTube
Pick a social platform, and Gary has a wealth of experience on it. With over 1.4million followers on Twitter & Instagram, along with over 500,000 YouTube subscribers, Gary has built one of the largest, most loyal followings in the social sphere.

Audience reviews:

  • Not only did his talk on Brand Equity cause every pen in the room to be put to work, but his candid, and somewhat blunt, speaking style was received as extremely authentic and very noteworthy.

    - Seosteve.com
  • Gary is one of the most entertaining speakers I’ve ever seen.

    - The Bamboo Raft
  • Gary Vaynerchuk’s passionate talk swept the audience off their feet. His excitement oozed into every corner of that huge room.

    - Work Happy Now
  • It was amazing. I have had much of the audience tell me Gary was the best outside speaker over the two days. He 'crushed it'!

    - Nike
  • Gary was amazing at our Symposium last week. It was the best guest speaker we have ever had at an event. People are still talking about it. He was so sincere and engaging with every person who approached him.

    - Sitecore
  • Gary was (as completely expected) amazing! What a treat. Thank you for all your help getting that setup. The feedback has been tremendous.

    - Zumasys, Inc.
  • Gary was great. He provides a fresh counterpoint to the majority of speakers out there.

    - Salesforce.com
  • He was awesome, awesome, awesome. Best speaker ever. I am so grateful that he did this for us and that you made it happen. Thank you!

    - RE/MAX Prestige

Speaker Biography

Gary Vaynerchuk is a serial entrepreneur, and serves as the Chairman of VaynerX and the CEO of VaynerMedia. Gary is considered one of the leading global minds on what’s next in culture, relevance and the internet. Known as “GaryVee” he is described as one of the most forward thinkers in business – he acutely recognizes trends and patterns early to help others understand how these shifts impact markets and consumer behavior. Whether its emerging artists, esports, NFT investing or digital communications, Gary understands how to bring brand relevance to the forefront. He is a prolific angel investor with early investments in companies such as Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr, Venmo, Snapchat, Coinbase and Uber.

Gary is an entrepreneur at heart — he builds businesses. Today, he helps Fortune 1000 brands leverage consumer attention through his full service advertising agency, VaynerMedia which has offices in NY, LA, London, and Singapore. VaynerMedia is part of the VaynerX holding company which also includes VaynerProductions, Gallery Media Group, The Sasha Group, Tracer, VaynerSpeakers, VaynerTalent and VaynerCommerce. Gary is also the Co-Founder of VaynerSports, Resy and Empathy Wines. Gary guided both Resy and Empathy to successful exits — both were sold respectively to American Express and Constellation Brands.

In addition to running multiple businesses, Gary documents his life daily as a CEO through his social media channels which has more than 30 million followers across all platforms. His podcast ‘The GaryVee Audio Experience’ ranks among the top podcasts globally. He is a five-time New York Times Best-Selling Author and one of the most highly sought after public speakers.

Gary serves on the board of MikMak, Bojangles Restaurants, and Pencils of Promise. He is also a longtime Well Member of Charity:Water.