FACING TODAY’S TOUGH ECONOMIC TIMES:
TOASTMASTERS in NEW YORK TO FOCUS ON HOW TO KEEP & GET A JOB, SUPPLEMENT YOUR INCOME
WHO: ELAINE ROGERS 2008-2009 Toastmasters International District 46 Governor, has been a member of Toastmasters for over 25 years, and represents Toastmasters International to the members of the 130 community and corporate clubs that serves members in Manhattan, Bronx, Brooklyn, Queens, Westchester, Nassau and Suffolk. The district was founded 55 years ago. The diverse membership reflects the diversity of the people in the New York metropolitan area. Rogers earned a DTM (Distinguished Toastmasters) the highest educational designation awarded by Toastmasters International. She is an Assistant Vice President-Project Management at New York Life Insurance Company.
2009 Spring Conference
Toastmasters District 46
WHAT: 2009 Spring Conference of Toastmasters District 46
WHY: ACCLAIMED PUBLIC SPEAKING GROUP OFFERS TIPS YOU CAN USE. Recession-busting career & personal development tips in workshops, presented by Toastmasters, renowned experts. Keynote speakers, exciting speech contests, colorful Parade of Banners, and full-course catered breakfast, lunch and dinner.
WHEN: Saturday, May 9, 8:00 A.M. – 9:00 P.M.
WHERE: Doubletree Hotel, 455 Broadway,Tarrytown , NY
TICKETS: Full Conference Package $85.00 until April 30, $95 beginning May 1
CONTACT: Brian Cohen, Toastmasters District 46 Spring Conference Chair
FOR MORE INFO: Conference Registration form is also available online at www.toastmasters46.org
HIGHLIGHTS & FEATURES
Keynote Speaker: Craig Valentine. The 1999 World Champion of Public Speaking and cofounder of the World Champion Edge program, which helps up and coming speakers turn their presentations into huge profits.
General Session Speaker: Rory Vaden. Two time finalist in the World Championship of Public Speaking and cofounder of a public seminar company Success Starts Now! who relates profound truths using humorous anecdotes.
Communication & Leadership Award: Nicholas Donofrio. A career IBM engineer and executive who is a champion for innovation and for developing engineering talent all over the world.
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ABOUT: Toastmasters International, a non-profit organization, begun in 1924, now has nearly 235,000 members in 11,700 clubs in 92 countries. World leader in helping people become more competent and comfortable in front of an audience. Most Toastmasters meetings comprise 20 people who meet weekly for an hour or two, learning skills, ranging from giving a prepared speech or impromptu speech to serving as timer, evaluator, or grammarian. There is no instructor; members offer positive tips for improvement and encouragement.
Well-known Toastmaster alumni include: Peter Coors/Coors Brewing Company; Debbi Fields/founder of Mrs. Fields Cookies; Tom Peters/Management Expert and author; Linda Lingle/Governor of Hawaii .
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