Alan Stafford's seminars, workshops, and keynotes will inspire your audience and take your group to a higher level of performance and productivity. As a former athletic coach and now a certified life coach, he knows what it takes to win. Alans vast business experience, academic training, and enthusiastic presentation style make him unique in the speaking/conference industry. If you are looking for a fresh, new, and exciting program for your meeting or conference, call Alan now.
He has taught to a wide variety of audiences, both public and private, and most recently has been focusing on the high tech industry, teaching at Microsoft (Bellevue, Dallas, Charlotte, Reno, and 10 foreign countries), Cisco, Intel, and Applied Materials in the areas of communication skills, customer service, time management, and negotiation.
Experienced in workforce development, customized corporate training programs, transitional job training, marketing and small businesses to reach their potential. She has working in many sectors including government agencies, nonprofit organizations and companies both large and small.
CYNTHIA LEEDS FRIEDLANDER -is an award-winning acclaimed author, dynamic presenter and creative facilitator who connects with her audiences, providing interactive learning and practical take-aways. Cindy’s key areas of expertise are Leadership Effectiveness, Communication Excellence, Professional Presence, Interpersonal Impact and Career Management & Transition. People go away from her presentations energized and motivated. She is as comfortable in a small group setting as she is as a keynote speaker, leaving her audiences filled with inspiration and equipped with new tools they can use right away.
Daniel J. Stewart is a sought-after talent management and leadership development consultant and coach with proven experience advising senior leaders, leading change, and designing leadership-rich organizations. Visit www.stewartleadership.com for more information. Over the past fifteen years, he has been an internal and external organizational development executive and consultant delivering talent and team development solutions, executive leadership coaching, group facilitation, change management, organizational design, and strategic planning for companies that include JetBlue Airways, Avaya Telecommunications, Lockheed Martin, The Weihs Group (Venture Capital), Kohl’s Department Stores, Briggs & Stratton, University of Wisconsin--Milwaukee, Regional Health, Grocery Outlet, and Aurora Health Care.
The first four years of Dons formal education started in a one-room country school house. He graduated from Momence H.S, Momence, Illinois in 1957, Immediately after graduation he enlisted in the US Army for three years. Completing his service time he enrolled at Marquette University in 1960. With the birth of his first daughter he had to become a part-time student. He worked at a gas station, drove a Coca-Cola route truck, sold cars, worked at Caterpillar plant, worked as a security guard, worked in a foundry plant, and became a radio announcer. After six years he had completed only half of the credits needed to graduate. He transferred to Illinois State University and with the return of the G.I. Bill, Don finished his last two years of college in just 18 months Now with two daughters he finally graduated after eight years. He then moved to Houston, Texas. He worked in the automotive after market field as a salesman most of his life. He even preformed stand up comedy and entertained as the clown Mr. Donaldo.