About Speaker Buzz

We believe that in today’s challenging world, organisations and their people need more support than ever to develop and maintain morale, clarity of purpose, resilience and productivity.

Our handpicked speakers talk passionately and inspirationally about today’s most relevant topics – from workplace wellbeing and leadership for remote teams and mental health in our always-on digital culture, to urgent challenges around diversity, inclusion, social impact and the environment.

We also believe that bringing about change takes time.

While a one-off motivational talk is hugely effective, we work closely with our clients to create bespoke support programmes that address long-term challenges and objectives to deliver lasting change.

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We’ve worked with

We’ve worked with companies both small and large providing inspiring speakers for a variety of different events.

Is your audience ready to be inspired?

To learn more about how we can help your organisation in making a real difference to workplace mental health, please get in touch.

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Meet the team

Debbie Byers, Director

Debbie has spent more than two decades working in the communications industry and has a passion for sharing stories of people’s inspiring achievements.

It was a love of story telling and representing inspiring people that allowed the creation of Speaker Buzz.

A firm believer in contributing to people’s mental health and emotional wellbeing, she also runs a successful PR agency in Edinburgh called Beeline PR, which provides support to raise the profile of our mission for change.


E: debbie@speakerbuzz.co.uk T: 07880 300 309

Carol Graham, Finance and Operations

Carol enjoyed an almost 20-year career with the global technology company, IBM, and is experienced in all business operations, from financial modelling and forecasting to negotiating and delivering. 

Having seen the benefits of a more positive lifestyle outside of the corporate world, Carol chose to leave the industry and is now back in Edinburgh following a number of years as a weekly Edinburgh-to-London commuter.

E: carol@speakerbuzz.co.uk T: 07421 146 147

Jim Byers, Content editor

A former journalist-turned marketer, Jim has been working with words and inspiring stories for more than 20 years.

Jim is also a director of Speaker Buzz’s sister business Beeline PR.  He is also the founder of Edinburgh Music Lovers, is a boutique music company dedicated to showing how music can have a powerful positive impact on mental health.

E: jim@speakerbuzz.co.uk T: 07798 876 707

Mino Russo, New Business

Mino joined Speaker Buzz to support with our business growth and has been helping to create new working relationships with organisations across the UK and beyond.

E: mino@speakerbuzz.co.uk T: 07770 657 417

Julie Dunn, Social Media Content Manager

Julie is our social media content creator, proactively managing our Linkedin, Instagram and Twitter channels, while also engaging in the topical debate associated with the topics we are covering.


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