Inspirational Thought Leader, Keynote Artist and Guitar Virtuoso Mike Rayburn in the News and Media

Welcome, News and Media Representatives!

Mike Rayburn is a world-class guitarist, an uproarious stand-up comedian, and one of the most captivating and effective keynote artists you’ll ever experience. Mike has received standing ovations at all eight of his Carnegie Hall headline performances.


As an innovative speaker, Mike has presented for hundreds of the world’s leading corporations and associations, and has been featured in USA Today, Newsweek, Billboard, Gig, Successful Meetings, and American Entertainment magazines. Currently performing more than 120 presentations each year, Mike also stars on the strip in Las Vegas.

Story Angles and Topics

Mike Rayburn is available to contribute unique insights, sound bites and featured content to media professionals working on various innovation, unrealized potential, motivation, positive change and managing change topics, articles and interviews.

All content provided is customized for your specific needs and target outcomes. Possible story angles include:

  • Three Tools to Access Your Gold Mine of Unrealized Potential
  • The Most Powerful Motivational Force on the Planet
  • How to Harness the Most Basic Human Function for Positive Change
  • How to Create Change Instead of Manage Change
  • Setting and Achieving Bold Goals
  • How to Draw on Your Sense of Purpose to Effect Exponential Change
  • Become a Virtuoso and Master the Things that Matter

Media Resources

High-Resolution Images of Mike

These high-resolution images are offered as .JPG files free for use by the media. Simply click on the images you’d like to use and download them to your computer.


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Media Archive

Appearances and Radio Shows

  • Eight Performances at Carnegie Hall
  • Stars on the Strip in Las Vegas
  • Heard daily on XM/Sirius Comedy and countless morning radio shows including the nationally syndicated “Bob and Tom Show,” “John Boy and Billy Show,” and “Rick and Bubba” show.

To schedule an interview or to invite Mike Rayburn to participate in an upcoming event, please contact CMI Speaker Manager at 1-877-307-7403.