Benjamin Mee
Inspirational & Motivational Speaker


Benjamin's story is incredibly inspiring and as a motivational speaker he is second to none.

Covering a range of inspiring and uplifting themes, each tailored to your event, Benjamin is eloquent, entertaining, and above all human in his engagement.

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Benjamin has a long history of writing for magazines and newspapers, such as Men's Health and The Guardian, and is currently is in the process of researching and writing 4 books.

With his numerous writing projects, running a zoo, and looking after his 2 young children, Benjamin has a lot going on and loves every minute.


Dartmoor Zoo also hosts meetings, conferences, and events on site at which Ben can host and/or speak.
What a magnificent way to truly bring his story to life! Conferences

Or what about a motivational team-building day and talk at Dartmoor Zoo to inspire your team? 

Hot off the press

The real story of the family who bought a zoo

An interview for an Australian website with Benjamin Mee.



"Ben Mee's presentation fulfilled our conference objectives, was entertaining and fun. He demonstrated that with persistence we can overcome the toughest of challenges. He was friendly,…

Duke of Edinburgh Awards

"Please pass on our huge thanks to Ben not only for his fantastic presentation which was so well received by the whole audience, but also for staying so long afterwards to talk with…

Teignbridge District Council

"Having seen Ben Mee briefly on TV talking about the trials and tribulations he endured in rescuing Dartmoor Zoo, it wasn't hard to link his success in surmounting the difficulties…

Rotary International District 1090