In honor of Memorial Day, Speakers.com salutes our veterans who have selflessly given their time and risked their lives to keep us safe. Bring your event alive, with the tactics and tools provided by these inspiring heroes!
As president of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Fund Inc., the nonprofit organization created to build and maintain the Memorial, Jan C. Scruggs headed up the effort that saw the Memorial completed in just two years.
TOPIC: VIETNAM VETERANS MEMORIAL
For decades, Jan Scruggs has been a successful motivational speaker as he tells the inspiring story of how the Vietnam Veterans Memorial became a reality. He is now working to create a national memorial for the Americans who are now and who have been protecting the nation overseas.
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Speakers.com is offering a unique emotional and historical experience to our clients planning a conference in Washington DC. We can arrange for Jan Scruggs to not only give you an amazing speech, but also schedule a personal tour of the Memorial. It would be a memorable experience for your group.
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