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Yusef Salaam

Book Yusef Salaam

Wondering how to book Yusef Salaam? Yusef Salaam, born in 1974, is a powerful American motivational speaker, activist, and one of the exonerated Central Park Five. Wrongfully convicted in the infamous Central Park jogger case in 1989, Salaam spent nearly seven years in prison before his exoneration in 2002 when the real perpetrator confessed. Since his release, Yusef Salaam has dedicated his life to advocating for criminal justice reform and speaking out against systemic injustice. His journey, resilience, and commitment to social justice have made him a compelling and influential voice. Salaam co-authored a memoir, “Punching the Air,” and has become an inspirational speaker, sharing his experiences to raise awareness about wrongful convictions, racial profiling, and the impact of a flawed criminal justice system. Yusef Salaam’s story serves as a poignant reminder of the importance of perseverance and the ongoing fight for justice.

How to book Yusef Salaam?

Our booking team has successfully helped clients around the globe secure talent like Yusef Salaam for corporate events, speaking engagements, personal appearances and product endorsements for over 20 years. We take the time to listen and understand the needs of corporations and organizations looking to hire entertainers, musicians, speakers and other creative talent. Fill out a booking request form for Yusef Salaam to discuss your event. One of our team members will be happy to provide pricing guidance and availability for Yusef Salaam or any other talent you may be interested in.

How much does it cost to book Yusef Salaam?

Booking fees for Yusef Salaam, or any other artist, singer, or celebrity, are calculated based on a many different factors and can change at any time. Talent prices often vary in accordance with the nature of the event, talent’s current work schedule, the physical location of the event and performance length. The talent fees stated on this site are designed to serve as a guideline only. In some instances, the quote you receive may vary slightly from the given range. To receive the most current and up-to-date fee to book Yusef Salaam, please fill out our talent request form to speak with one of our experienced booking agents.

Who is the agent for Yusef Salaam?

Icon Talent Agency has successfully secured celebrity talent like Yusef Salaam for clients worldwide for more than 20 years. Being a full service talent booking agency, we have access to any celebrity, performer, speaker, or artist you might need. Our experienced booking agents are happy to submit a formal offer on your behalf to the talent of your choice, lending you the benefit of our stellar reputation and long-established relationships in the entertainment industry. Tell us more about your event here and one of our experienced agents will help you to book Yusef Salaam for your upcoming event.

What is a full-service talent booking agency?

Icon Talent Agency, acts as a “buyers agent” in the talent booking process. Why work with us? We exclusively represent corporations, event & conference planners, and private institutions. Our clients are seeking to secure world-class performers, speakers, musicians, comedians, artists, magicians or celebrities for corporate events, private performances, appearances, speaking engagements & keynote lectures, commercials, or product endorsements & sponsorship opportunities. We have access to virtually all categories of talent.  Icon does not claim to exclusively represent Yusef Salaam, nor claim to be the exclusive agency for Yusef Salaam. For more information on how we work please visit our about us page. For the most recent updates please visit our blog. Still have questions? Please view our FAQ page.

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