PRLog - Oct. 6, 2010 - CHICAGO -- Mikki Williams, a Chicago-based Certified Speaking Professional (CSP), has been selected by nationwide meeting planners as one of the best professional keynote presenters they had every heard or used. The annual Meetings and Conventions magazine poll released in July lists an elite group of 83 top public speaking pros. Williams’ keynote presentations and training seminars and workshops earned her a place on an esteemed list that also includes Mike Ditka, Tony Robbins, Sarah Palin, Lou Holtz, Stephen Covey, Bill Gates, Rudy Giuliani, and more.
Mikki Williams - one of the nation's top speakers
On October 20 at 6:30 p.m., experience Williams’ distinct style at an upcoming fundraiser benefiting Compass to Care: The Mike and Sandy Ernsdorff Childhood Cancer Foundation. Compass to Care is dedicated to scheduling and paying for the travel arrangements families require to seek the best cancer care for their children. The Eat, Care, Laugh event will be held at Flourish Studios at 3020 N. Lincoln Avenue in Chicago, and entrance is free with donations suggested to support the non-profit.
An inspirational humorist and business motivator, this self-described serial entrepreneur said that her many successful careers have given her a wealth of information and experience in sales and marketing, teamwork, presentation skills, customer service, work/life balance, humor in the workplace and motivation. An Enthusiologist™
“I live by the mantra ‘Be outrageous. It’s the only place that isn’t crowded,’” said Williams.
Regarding the magazine acknowledgement Williams said, “I am honored to receive this recognition and am inspired daily to know that I positively influence people’s lives through work that I’m passionate about.”
In addition to Mikki Williams Unltd, a speaking, training, and consulting firm, Williams leads Coaching, etc., a coaching enterprise that led her to a position as the Chairperson of two CEO peer advisory boards affiliated with Vistage International, the world’s leading executive organization, with 15,000 members worldwide. She is a resource speaker for that organization, where she has received the Above and Beyond Speaker of the Year as well as the Chair Excellence Award.
She produces and teaches Speakers Schools throughout the year in Chicago as a public event and in house for companies nationwide, she publishes a monthly e-zine, Hair She Is…!, a teleseminar series entitled Conversations with Mikki, and writes a blog called Mikki Williams’ Blah, Blah…Blog. Soon, Williams will offer a subscription-
The Eat Care Laugh event is free to the public. For more information, email email@example.com or call 312-664-8447. For more information about Compass to Care, visit compasstocare.org.
To book Mikki Williams for an engagement, contact Samantha Hoffman, director of everything, at 312-664-8447 or by email at Samantha@mikkiwilliams.com. For information about Mikki Williams, visit www.mikkiwilliams.com.
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About Mikki Williams
In addition to Mikki Williams Unltd, a speaking, training, and consulting firm, Williams leads Coaching, etc., a coaching enterprise that led to a position as the Chairperson of two CEO peer advisory boards affiliated with Vistage International, the world’s leading executive organization. She is an award-winning resource speaker for Vistage, and produces and teaches Speakers Schools in Chicago as public events and in companies nationwide. She also publishes a monthly e-zine, Hair She Is…!, hosts the Conversations with Mikki a teleseminar series, and writes her Blah, Blah…Blog. For more information, visit www.mikkiwilliams.com. To book Mikki for an event, contact Samantha Hoffman, director of everything, at 312-664-8447 or email her at firstname.lastname@example.org.