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Mark Schulman


Los Angeles, California, USA

Musician and World-Class Drummer

Mark Schulman has enjoyed an unprecedented career over the last 30 years as a first call drummer for world-class rock and pop artists. He was voted ‘Top 3 Pop-Rock Drummers’ in the Modern Drummer Reader’s Poll in 2014 and was the featured cover artist in the May 2019 issue of Modern Drummer. Mark has done four record breaking world tours with P!NK and continues to work with her after 14 years.

Keynote Speeches

Virtual Keynotes & Webinars
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Hacking the Rockstar Attitude: How to Ignite Rockstar Performance during Uncertain Times

When people say that ‘attitude is everything’ they are completely accurate when it comes to personal power, productivity and happiness. The ability to control or determine your attitude is the precursor to manifesting your desired outcomes.

Rockstars are known for having ‘attitude.’ What defines the Rockstar attitude? For Rockstar performers there are no small moments because every detail is critical. How we do anything is how we do everything!

In this keynote, Mark will demonstrate how the attitudes of the Rockstars will give audiences the insights on how to evolve their understanding and implementation of peak performance and joy!

Key Takeaways:

  • Increase Individual and Team Performance
  • Manage Uncertainty like a Rockstar
  • Shift From “Have To” to “Get To”
Conquering Life’s Stage Fright: Transforming Fear into Confidence Now and Post Pandemic

Mark brings his popular book to life at your event through engaging stories, performance and interactive processes. Mark demonstrates how all individual and team performances are broken down into three simple yet powerful steps: Clarity, Capability and Confidence. You will use these three simple concepts to drive you and your team’s performance to a higher level by transforming fear and trepidation in Confidence!

Key Focus:

  • Individual and Team Top Performance
  • Sales/Presenting and Communication Innovation
Boost Your RG – Rockstar Quotient! Solid Insights for Changing Times

For organizations, leaders, and individuals, Mark will show you through stories, performance and science how you can boost your RQ to embrace change and boost productivity, capacity, performance, innovation and morale. This is a rock show disguised as a keynote with measurable results!

Key Focus:

  • Innovation, Performance, and Communication
  • Sales, Leadership, and Team Building
  • Breaking Through Barriers to Success

Platform Plus Presentations

Unique formats and ways to connect with audiences.
Workshop/Breakout Session
Marks offers a workshop or breakout session to get audiences working together and have as much fun as possible!

Audience reviews:

  • By integrating music, visuals and a powerful speaking style, Mark is a unique performer in a world of talking heads... I would heartily recommend him for any corporate or association event that wants to bring in someone that can “shake things up” and give solid take away value at the same time. - Chief Solutions Officer, YAHOO!
  • The Virtual event was a great success. People loved Mark’s energy! - Rockwell Automation
  • You should have a dose of Mark Every morning…a great presentation! - SAP Software Solutions
  • Through experience, interviews, and anecdotes, Mark Schulman provides insight into the mindset and skillsets that can be used to break through the barriers to success and beyond. Conquering Life’s Stage Fright can help with expanding the human potential in the workplace as well as achieving greater purpose and happiness in life itself. - CEO, Zappos.com

Speaker Biography

A legend in the music world and was recently on tour with P!NK, Mark Schulman is an incredible musician, dynamic performer and a strategic business mind who has parleyed his success on stage into true business success.

Mark’s resume reads like a “Who’s Who” of international Rock n’ Roll royalty including acts such as Cher, Billy Idol, Foreigner, Sheryl Crow, Stevie Nicks, Beyonce’ and so many other world–class artists. He has drummed with Velvet Revolver at Ozzfest and for a crowd of 225,000 at Glastonbury Festival with Simple Minds. Mark has appeared on nearly every American, European and Australian variety show including The Grammys, David Letterman, The Tonight Show, Conan O’Brian, Jon Stewart, American Idol, Paul O’ Grady, X-Factor, Wetten Das, The Arias and more.

Music is not Mark’s only driving force; he was the chairman of the board of directors of Create Now!, a non- profit organization founded in 1996, to help change troubled children’s lives through creative arts mentoring. A cancer survivor himself, Mark has also motivated children and teens through his work doing seminars with the Ronald McDonald House and benefits for the Teenage Cancer Trust in the UK.

As a speaker, Mark’s keynotes are an audio & visual feast. Through compelling stories about working with world class artists to LIVE! drum performances to dynamic and interactive musical activities, Mark will provide an incredible show that will empower and inspire, while also providing practical, innovative business strategies. Using music and real-world experience as a teaching tool, Mark Schulman is a true showman who will elevate any event and demonstrate the kind of maverick business acumen that will leave audiences drumming up new levels of peak performance

Schulman is a classically trained cellist and as a teen, played with the Los Angeles Junior Philharmonic. He played cello on the 2009/2010 P!NK tour! He is also a music producer, trained audio engineer and studio co- owner of West Side Recording Studio in Venice, California. As an active educator, Mark taught at the Los Angeles College of Music and as one of the world’s most sought after drum clinicians hosting clinics in countries around the world. Mark produced his first DVD in his studio entitled, ‘A Day in the Recording Studio; A Do-It-Yourself Guide to Recording Great Drum Tracks for Drummers and All Musicians’ distributed by Hudson Music. The Mark’s signature snare drum is one of the best selling signature product in the history of Gretsch.