11/19/15 – BOSTON, MA. – Scenes during the Women Who Inspire Speaker Series event: Recruiting Beyond the C-Suite: How do Winning Companies Recruit to Maximize Board Effectiveness? held in the Raytheon Amphitheater at Northeastern University on Nov. 19, 2015. Panelists included: Michelle Stacy, Board Director, iRobotCorp, Tervis Tumbler, Young Innovations, Inc., Corvine, Michael Jeans, Board Director, AMICA Insurance, Ellen Richstone, Board Director BioAmber & eMagin, and moderator Priscilla H. Douglas, Ed’70, MEd’74, Executive Coach & Author P.H. Douglas Associates.
Photo by: Matthew Modoono/Northeastern University
A window into Michelle Stacy’s speaking portfolio:
A selection of testimonials:
“On behalf of the entire Professional Convention Management Association, I would like to express our sincere gratitude for your participation and support of our 60th Annual Meeting, Convening Leaders, in Vancouver. Through your efforts Convening Leaders 2016 elevated industry standards and proved to be the premier education and networking event for the meetings and convention industry.” – President and CEO, PCMA
“Michelle’s insights on developing a culture of organizational engagement provoked discussions that lasted long after the end of her keynote speech. Her command of the topic and her experience as a CEO made the lessons she shared less about theory and more about the real and tangible impact for a successful business. She captured the audience with genuine style and powerful storytelling. She brought the topic to life by translating it into meaningful insights for the audience.”
– EVP, iRobot Corporation
“Thank you for being part of Women of Dartmouth. Your talk was inspirational, authentic and appealed to a broad audience.” – Deputy Director, Office of Alumni Relations, Dartmouth College
“Each year NBTY invites our top leaders from around the world to come together in a special forum to share ideas, track our path, define our future goals and generally energize the organization to be the very best global wellness company we can be. We were pleased and honored to have Michelle Stacy join us as a special keynote speaker to kick off this year’s NBTY Leadership Conference. Our 2014 event focused on the topics of leadership and unlocking the power of true teamwork, two subjects that Michelle was able to personally speak to as a respected and accomplished leader in the consumer marketing space.
Michelle’s presentation followed the opening remarks of our CEO setting the stage for the topics that would follow during the two day conference. Her presentation was not only engaging but truly inspiring and thought provoking. Michelle provided our leaders with valuable insights that allowed us to take another look at our roles and skills as leaders while providing real world advice on how we can energize and activate our leadership at every level. Using some very simple visual cues, she challenged the audience to look at day-to-day situations from different angles allowing us to better understand the viewpoints of our peers and overcome some of the most common obstacles to effective teamwork.
Our post meeting survey confirmed that Michelle’s content, presentation style, personal experience and insights truly resonated with everyone in the audience surpassing our goals and expectations for the conference.
Once again we were pleased and honored to have her join this year’s NBTY Leadership Conference.”
– Chief Marketing Officer, NBTY
“I found Michelle to be an engaging speaker with a great message. She clearly earns the attention of her audience much like she earns the trust and confidence of her teams. It’s easy to see why she has been so successful in her work.”
– VP of Development/Chief Development Officer at United Way MBMV
“Thank YOU for agreeing to be a part of this event and for an amazing keynote. I had so many clients, prospects and colleagues reach out to me to comment on how amazing the keynote was. I believe that one of the panelists was going to reach out to you to have you present at their organization! Win for everyone!” – SVP, Bank of America
“Michelle’s powerful points about the importance of both leadership and compassion in the workplace moved me. She cares for both her colleagues and the community; I am honored to partner with her to help move United Way’s work forward.”
– Director of Donor Engagement, United Way MBMV
“Michelle delivered a powerful presentation to Ropes & Gray’s Women’s Forum, whose members include women attorneys from the firm’s six U.S. offices. She offered valuable insights about how she was able to advance professionally while balancing an equally busy personal life. Our attorneys found Michelle to be inspiring, engaging and candid.”
– Partner, Ropes & Gray
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