What is a Speaker Sizzle Reel?

Speaker Sizzle Reels (also known as demo reels, pitch reels, highlight reels) are 1 – 3 minute videos that combine visuals, audio, and messaging to create an impactful stylized overview of a speaker’s talent, brand and delivery. Sizzles are crucial to help convey key messages and style to get a speaker booked for their ideal gig.

A speaker’s sizzle reel has many names:  sizzle reel, demo reel, pitch reel, pitch video, highlight reel, highlight video reel, media highlight reel, montage reel, montage video, video montage, video pitch, video teaser, promo video, promotional video, video promo, upfront reel, marketing reel, PR reel, overview video, overview reel, promotional advertising video, exhibition video, show reel, introduction video, talking head video or presentation video.

Sizzle Reel Packages

With 3 packages to pick from we are confident there is something for everyone.  Check out our Speaker Sizzle Reel playlist on Youtube .  You can add additional services from the à la carte menu below.

Bronze: Emerging
Speaker

  • 45 minute Phone/Zoom consultation
  • You submit 5 clips indicating the in and out points from up to 5 files of raw footage)
  • 1 - 2 media appearances (up to 3 min each) (you select the clips indicating exact in and out points from the footage)
  • Music/Sound Effects/Transitions/Text
  • End Slide with Call to action (phone#/web site/logo)
  • Your logo animated
  • 1 opportunity to offer change requests after rough draft is submitted
  • Insertion of your testimonials/footage/logos/logos of companies you’ve worked with​
  • 2 - 3 min polished sizzle reel

Gold: Intermediate Speaker

  • 45 minute Phone/Zoom consultation
  • Submit your raw footage and we find the best clips (Up to 60 minutes of footage -only 5 files)
  • 1 - 2 media appearances (up to 3 min each) (we will select the best clips from the footage)
  • Music/Sound Effects/Transitions/Text
  • End Slide with Call to action (phone#/web site/logo)
  • Your logo animated
  • 1 opportunity to offer change requests after rough draft is submitted
  • Insertion of your testimonials/footage/logos/logos of companies you’ve worked with​
  • 2 - 3 min polished sizzle reel

Platinum: Expert
Speaker

  • 45 min Zoom consultation
  • 45 min secondary Zoom consultation after rough draft is finished
  • Submit your raw footage and we select the best clips (up to 240 min of footage)
  • 4 media appearances (up to 3 min each) (we will select the best clips from the footage)
  • Music/Sound Effects/Transitions/Text
  • End Slide with Call to action
  • Animated personal Logo
  • Animated video wall
  • 1 opportunity to offer change requests after rough draft is submitted​
  • Insertion of your testimonials/footage/logos/logos of companies you’ve worked with
  • Up to 5 min finished/polished video.

What Media Do I Need To Submit?

  • Raw footage of you speaking on or off stage in the following video formats .mp4/.mov
  • Media footage (interviews/appearances) in the following video formats .mp4/.mov .
  • Pictures of you on stage in the following formats : .jpg/jpeg/.png
  • Your Logo in the following formats: .jpg/jpeg/.png
  • Logo’s  of companies that you’ve worked for in the following formats: .jpg/jpeg/.png
  • Testimonials of previous speaking clients.

A La Carte Services

  • 50/logo for additional Logo Animation
  • 20/File for each additional File Size Formats (1080p, 720, 540)
  • 50/change for Additional Changes after Final File is Approved.
  • 100/30min of Additional Raw Media Footage Submitted
  • 50/30min of Additional Zoom Consultations
  • 50/music choice for Music Change or Additional Music
  • 200+ travel for Filming of Narration or Voice Over (Local to Southern Ontario only)
  • 300 per additional video montage or graphic collage