NEW YORK (CelebrityAccess MediaWire) — Greater Talent Network announced that Carol Bruckner, former Director of ICM’s lecture division and a veteran of over 30 years in the lecture business, has joined their team as Vice President. They also announced some new additions to their artist representation roster.
George Foreman – Former Heavyweight champion, 1973 and 1994
George Foreman, acclaimed boxer and successful entrepreneur, has joined GTN for exclusive lecture representation. Starting life as a troubled youth, Foreman was fortunate to find discipline and focus which helped him to become two-time heavyweight, an Olympic gold medalist, a successful businessman, a minister, and founder of the George Foreman Youth and Community Center. Foreman is living proof that with great focus and determination, you can achieve anything.
Henry Winkler – Legendary Actor, Author, Director and Producer
Growing up, Henry Winkler struggled in school with what was later diagnosed as dyslexia. He overcame his disability and went on to become an American pop-culture icon as "The Fonz" for 10 seasons. Happy Days is history and the black leather jacket worn by "The Fonz" hangs in the Smithsonian yet Winkler continues to thrive as actor, director, producer and best-selling author. Considered by many to be one of the nicest men in show business, Winkler shares his incredible story of overcoming personal obstacles to achieve one’s dreams.
Carson Kressley – Renowned Stylist, Actor and Author
Carson Kressley, famed stylist on "Queer Eye for the Straight Guy" has joined GTN for exclusive lecture representation. One of the quickest wits and a successful stylist, Kressley provides audiences with an entertaining look at how to find your personal style to showcase and celebrate your most authentic self.
Marlee Matlin – Academy Award Winning Actress
At 21, Marlee Matlin became the youngest actress to win the Best Actress Oscar for her role in "Children of a Lesser God." Star of numerous films and television series, she advocates on behalf of deaf children throughout the world and was instrumental in getting legislation passed in Congress in support of Closed Captioning. Matlin embodies the daring of the human spirit to strive for greatness and to move beyond limitations.
Pete Hamill – Acclaimed Author
Pete Hamill is a renowned novelist, essayist and journalist. As a journalist, he has traveled around the world and witnessed key events from Vietnam to September 11th. He has written twelve books, including New York Times’ best sellers, "Snow in August" and "A Drinking Life." At the podium, Hamill gives a unique perspective on the lessons of September 11th or explores the fine line between fiction and journalism. – CelebrityAccess Staff Writers