Wayne Baker

American author and sociologist on the senior faculty of the University of Michigan Ross School of Business


Speaking Topics:

Travels From:

Available upon Request

Fee Range:

Inquire About Fees

Have our booking experts help find you the best speaker for your event.

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

Wayne Baker's Booking Agent Details:

Companies and event planners have turned to SpeakerBookingAgency.com when looking to contact Wayne Baker’s booking agent. Our close relationship with Wayne Baker’s Manager, Publicist, Assistant and Agent provides us direct access to Wayne Baker schedule and availability.

For this reason, many have turned to our agency for Wayne Baker’s booking fee, appearance fee, speaking fee, endorsement and/or marketing campaign cost. Our celebrity speakers bureau has successfully aligned talent like Wayne Baker with companies needing a guest speaker for conventions, conferences, trade shows, graduations, store grand opening, product launches and much more.

Wayne Baker is Professor of Organizational Behavior and Human Resource Management, Professor of Sociology, and Director of the Center for Society & Economy at the University of Michigan.

He joined the faculty in 1995, after teaching for eight years on the faculty of the University of Chicago Graduate School of Business. Dr. Baker conducts research, teaches, and consults in the areas of social capital, networks, organization design, economic sociology, and culture. Dr. Wayne Baker puts his knowledge into action through his work with Humax Corporation, an assessment and training firm specializing in personal and organizational development. Humax is the pioneer in helping people, groups, and companies achieve measurable business results by investing in social capital.

Dr. Wayne Baker’s book Achieving Success Through Social Capital: Tapping the Hidden Resources in Your Personal and Business Networks (Jossey-Bass 2000). It is now on the business bestseller lists. Wayne Baker’s first book on social capital was a business best-seller, Networking Smart: How to Build Relationships for Personal and Organizational Success (McGraw-Hill).

This book won the Soundview Executive Book Summaries Award as “one of 30 best business books of 1994.” Princeton University Press will publish Dr. Baker’s most recent work, America’s Crisis of Values, in 2004.

Professor Baker won the Max Weber Award for Distinguished Scholarship from the American Sociological Association, and the Emory Williams Award for Excellence in Teaching from the University of Chicago Graduate School of Business.

Once you have submitted your booking request, our booking agents will work on our behalf to book Wayne Baker, but in the occasion Wayne Baker is unavailable our team will provide you a roster of other business speakers that can deliver a keynote or make a guest appearance at your event. Our goal is to align you with a speaker like Wayne Baker that will make your event unforgettable.

Disclaimer: SpeakerBookingAgency.com assists corporations, event planners and PR Firms looking to book Wayne Baker or similar business speakers for Product Endorsements, Ad Campaigns, Appearances, and Speaking Engagements. Our Booking Agency does not advertise or claim that we are the exclusive agent for Wayne Baker. Our agency works on the inquiring companies behalf to get the best price based on the event details. The booking fee ranges listed are a point of reference and typically a rough ball park based on past or current bookings. To provide an accurate rate our agents need the date, location, and event details. We advise all interested companies to fill out the booking request form.

Get a response in 2 Hours or Less

Please fill in information below

Our company works on your behalf to book your desired talent for the best possible price. We Can Assist with Endorsements, Speaking Engagements, Guest Appearances, Autograph Signings, Commercials, Advertising Campaigns and more!

We understand booking a speaker to make an appearance at your event is an investment, this is why we work around the clock to align a speaker that meets your events theme and someone that can deliver a memorable keynote. Learn how we can book a keynote speaker for your next event!

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.