Stories of Cleveland's history from 1875 – 1929

Hear the Cleveland Storyteller share the entertaining stories of Cleveland's past, including John D. Rockefeller, Samuel Mather, Laura Mae Corrigan and other notable personalities. Dan Ruminski creates a spellbinding entertainment experience—The Storyteller in his chair, sharing unique stories of Millionaires' Row.

Watch Cleveland Storyteller Dan Ruminski talk about John D. Rockefeller

Dan's carefully researched stories are constantly updated and fresh and shares those stories at events and venues throughout the Cleveland area. His presentations are ideal for corporate events, fundraisers, and groups seeking a unique glimpse of Cleveland's past.

His goal is to promote Cleveland nationally, rebuild Cleveland pride, and overcome outdated, uncomplimentary stereotypes.

Speaking Engagements
Title of Talk Date & Time Location
Title of Talk: Millionaires' Row December 13, 2015 11:30 AM and 4:00 PM Cleveland Ritz Carlton, hosted by WVIZ, Ideastream
Tickets required. Each tea has a capacity for 250. Contact Ella Fong at for ticket information
Not Open to the Public
Title of Talk: Famous/Infamous Women of Millionaires' Row December 19, 2015, Lunch at 12:30 pm, talk to follow First Covenant Church of Willoughby Hills
29400 Chardon Road, Willoughby Hills - Directions
Contact Info: Vicki Otto, phone 440-781-1555
The charge for lunch will be $5.00 per person. There is no charge for attending the talk. Reservations strongly recommended.

New Historic Venues

As part of the corporate keynotes series, Dan now offers presentations from these historic locations.
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