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Lorne Sulcas

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Speaker Highlights

  • Apex Predator Insights: Lorne Sulcas leverages his background as a former game ranger to uncover the profound lessons hidden within the behaviors of Africa’s Big Cats. His presentations offer a rare glimpse into the world of apex predators, revealing strategies for survival, adaptation, and dominance.
  • Actionable Wisdom: Unlike conventional motivational speakers, Lorne Sulcas goes beyond inspiration to deliver practical, actionable insights that drive real results. His presentations are packed with tangible strategies that empower individuals and teams to navigate challenges and seize opportunities.
  • Global Impact: With over two decades of experience, Lorne Sulcas has captivated audiences on the world’s biggest stages. From corporate conferences to leadership retreats, his message transcends borders and resonates across diverse cultures and industries, making a lasting impact on organizations worldwide.
  • Engaging Storytelling: Lorne Sulcas’s dynamic speaking style and captivating storytelling keep audiences spellbound from start to finish. Through vivid anecdotes and compelling narratives, he transports listeners to the heart of the African wilderness, leaving them inspired, enlightened, and eager for more.
  • Measurable Results: Organizations that have engaged Lorne Sulcas have reported significant improvements in team performance, resilience, and morale. His tailored approach and personalized engagement ensure that each presentation delivers measurable outcomes that drive growth and success.

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A trusted motivational keynote speaker who gets results

Lorne Sulcas is an international motivational keynote speaker who speaks at meetings and events all over the world, from small- to medium-sized businesses to organizational giants like NASA and The World Bank.  Lorne has established his trusted reputation on referrals.


He has spoken to organizations on five continents. And he gets called back. Across the globe. He has worked with employees and executives of organizations from Sony to AT&T to Rolls Royce.


He has been featured on CNN. He is an internationally award-winning wildlife photographer.


Lorne is not your average motivational keynote speaker.  He knows what it takes to thrive in the face of massive change, challenges, and competition. Because he has years of real-world experience…


In the corporate ‘jungle’ as a leadership trainer, and in the real jungle as a game ranger, tracking and photographing Africa’s Big Cats for almost a decade.


Today The Big Cat Guy delivers motivational talks all over the planet on the potent leadership and teamwork success secrets from these awesome and eternally successful super-predators that we can apply to thrive in the face of the change, challenges and competition we all face every day.


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Motivational keynote speaker Lorne Sulcas partners with teams, employees and executives around the planet on leadership, teamwork, and sustaining competitive advantage in the face of competition, change, and challenges.


If you’re having a conference, ‘in-house’ event or retreat, Lorne’s game-changing sessions are designed to help your team triumph in the face of competition, your leadership navigate change, or your sales force to ‘hunt’ new business.

And each keynote is different.  Because every event and every organization is different. Lorne will customize his content to address your specific organizational context and to meet the needs of your event.

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  • Cape Town, WC

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  • Fee Range: 20,001 - 35,000



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Meet Lorne Sulcas – The Big Cat Guy, an unconventional motivational speaker who stands out from the crowd. With a career spanning since 1996, Lorne Sulcas has graced some of the world’s most prestigious stages, captivating audiences with his unique approach to motivational speaking. His presentations, under the banner of Thriving in a Wild World™, […]

Meet Lorne Sulcas – The Big Cat Guy, an unconventional motivational speaker who stands out from the crowd. With a career spanning since 1996, Lorne Sulcas has graced some of the world’s most prestigious stages, captivating audiences with his unique approach to motivational speaking. His presentations, under the banner of Thriving in a Wild World™, offer invaluable insights derived from the majestic creatures of Africa – the Big Cats. These insights have consistently left audiences inspired and empowered to thrive in their personal and professional lives.

Lorne Sulcas | The Big Cat Guy

Background and Expertise:

Lorne Sulcas is more than just a speaker; he is a seasoned expert in leadership, resilience, and thriving amidst adversity. His expertise stems from decades of studying and observing Africa’s Big Cats, the epitome of strength, resilience, and adaptability. Drawing parallels between the behavior of these magnificent creatures and the challenges faced by individuals and organizations, Sulcas offers profound insights into overcoming obstacles and achieving success.

With a background in wildlife conservation and a passion for understanding the intricacies of the animal kingdom, Sulcas brings a unique perspective to the world of motivational speaking. His ability to translate the survival strategies of Big Cats into practical lessons for human endeavors sets him apart as a speaker of unparalleled distinction.

Through captivating storytelling and real-life examples, Sulcas effortlessly engages audiences, leaving them spellbound and motivated to implement positive change in their lives. His presentations are not just informative; they are transformative experiences that leave a lasting impact on attendees, inspiring them to embrace change and unlock their full potential.

Why Event Planners Should Book This Speaker:

Event planners should book Lorne Sulcas for their next event for several compelling reasons. Firstly, Sulcas’s presentations offer a refreshing departure from traditional motivational talks. By delving into the world of Big Cats, he provides a unique perspective that resonates with audiences across diverse backgrounds and industries.

Secondly, Sulcas’s expertise in leadership and resilience makes him an ideal choice for events focused on personal and professional development. Whether it’s a corporate conference, a team-building retreat, or a leadership summit, Sulcas’s insights are universally applicable and immensely valuable.

Why Book Through Speakers Inc:

When considering speakers for your next event, booking through Speakers Inc ensures access to top-tier talent like Lorne Sulcas. With a reputation for representing some of the most sought-after speakers in the industry, Speakers Inc guarantees professionalism, reliability, and exceptional service from start to finish.

By partnering with Speakers Inc, event planners can streamline the booking process, secure the perfect speaker for their event, and enjoy peace of mind knowing that every detail will be meticulously coordinated. With Speakers Inc’s extensive network and expertise in the industry, booking Lorne Sulcas through their platform ensures a seamless and successful event.


In conclusion, Lorne Sulcas – The Big Cat Guy is not your average motivational speaker. His captivating presentations, rooted in the wisdom of Africa’s Big Cats, offer invaluable lessons in leadership, resilience, and thriving in a wild world. Event planners seeking to inspire and empower their audiences should look no further than Lorne Sulcas for an unforgettable and transformative experience.

In a world inundated with motivational speakers, Lorne Sulcas stands out as a true visionary. His ability to translate the timeless wisdom of Africa’s Big Cats into actionable strategies for success has earned him acclaim on the global stage. With a compelling blend of storytelling, expertise, and practical insights, Lorne Sulcas inspires audiences to thrive in their own ‘wild worlds.’ Book him through Speakers Inc for an unforgettable and transformative experience that will leave a lasting impact on your organization.

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In today’s rapidly changing world, the ability to thrive amidst uncertainty and chaos is a skill coveted by many. Enter Lorne Sulcas, a renowned expert in resilience and peak performance, whose virtual keynote talk, “Thriving in a Wild World,” offers invaluable insights and strategies for navigating the complexities of modern life with grace and resilience. […]

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