Keynote Speaker

Toastmasters International-2021 Virtual Convention
Toastmasters International-Education Sessions

Building World-Class Teams

Robyn Benincasa’s most requested keynote is based on her best-selling book, How Winning Works: 8 Essential Leadership Lessons From The Toughest Teams On Earth. Robyn’s innovative team-building strategies offer practical tools to adapt, overcome, and win as ONE, against all odds. She will take you on an awe-inspiring journey that will transform the mindset of your team, fuel deep and lasting connections, and build a culture of “we thinkers” so that your team can reach the highest peaks and cross even the most audacious finish lines.

Session objectives:

  • Embrace times of great challenge and change as a springboard to future success.
  • Value and respect the diversity in background, expertise, skills, and culture that each member brings to the team.
  • Ensure that all team members realize and become leaders in their areas of strength and expertise, regardless of tenure or titles.
  • Create leaders that prioritize team building in their quest for world-class results.

Keynote Speaker

Robyn Benincasa

Robyn Benincasa
Author, Team Building Expert, Firefighter, Advocate, Athlete, Extreme Performance Coach

When the challenges are steep and the competition fierce, Robyn Benincasa provides the tools individuals and organizations need to cross their most challenging finish lines.

As a two-time World Champion Adventure racer, San Diego Firefighter, and CNN Hero, Robyn knows a thing or two about creating Human Synergy, or as she puts it, “that magic that allows ordinary people to accomplish extraordinary things together.”

Through harrowing experiences in places like the jungles of Borneo and the Himalayan peaks, Robyn has studied the good, the bad, and the not-so-pretty of Extreme Teamwork. Her refreshing and unique techniques build and foster impactful, inspired teams that succeed against all odds and turn setbacks into comebacks.

Robyn was named one of the Top 50 Keynote Speakers in the World 2020 (Real Leaders magazine), the #1 Female Speaker for, and is one of the Top 10 Speakers featured by Harvard Business Review. She has motivated countless leaders and teams for Fortune 500 companies, including IBM, Starbucks, Walmart, Boeing, Johnson & Johnson, HubSpot, Intel, and more. Her game-changing keynotes inspire us to grab life with one hand, our teammates with the other, and create that special magic that makes each of us stronger together than we could ever be alone.


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