News By Tag
News By Location
Brent Boynton, Emmy-nominated Television Journalist to Present on Communications Skills Improvement
Brent Boynton to speak at Project Management Institute in Reno, NV, on Tuesday September 27th at 5:30 p.m. PST Boynton's presentation is titled, "Communication Tips from a Professional Communicator"
Decades of experience as a professional communicator in television news, politics, education and emergency management has taught Brent Boynton the universal principles of communication. And it's given him a few things to talk about.
Learn how the principles of news writing can make you more effective in dealing with your clients. See how the backbone of emergency communication can help you include all your stakeholders. Grasp the importance of the other person's point of view…and the value of listening.
Everybody who has something to lose—or gain—through media attention needs media training. Brent Boynton helps people look good on camera, on the web and in print. As principal of Boynton Communications, he consults, trains and coaches organizations and individuals. Visit BoyntonCom.com for more information.
Brent Boynton has been a fixture on Reno television since the early 1990s. He has served as communications director for a congressman and a governor. He currently trains people and organizations to effectively work with the news media, and he recently wrapped up his first project management job as a consultant for the State of Nevada's Division of Emergency Management and Homeland Security.
Boynton holds a bachelor's degree from Texas Tech University and a master's degree in mass communications from the Reynolds School of Journalism at the University of Nevada, Reno where he has also taught Journalism. He served on the Boards of Directors of Step 1, Inc. and Lunch Aid.
Brent Boynton is scheduled for 5:30 to 8:00 p.m. PST on Tuesday, September 27th
Twisted Fork Restaurant
1191 Steamboat Pkwy
Reno, NV 89521
For registration and more information, visit http://www.pmi-
About Project Management Institute - Northern Nevada
PMI-NNV is a local chapter of the world's leading not-for-profit membership association for the project management profession. Our local chapter has close to 150 members, and there are more than half a million members and credential holders total in over 185 countries. Our charter is to advocate locally our globally-recognized project management standards and credentials, our extensive research program, and our professional development opportunities. These products and services are the basis of greater recognition and acceptance of project management's successful role in governments, organizations, academia and industries.
Carla Fair-Wright, PMP