Jane Atkinson, Resume

Presentation Skills Coach & Author

105 Greyrock Cres.
London, ON N5Y 6L4
(519) 951-6934

jane@speakerlauncher.com

Occupational Goal

Seeking a part-time teaching position that will help students learn to communicate effectively while utilizing my 18+ years of experience in the professional speaking industry.

Career Highlights

  • Author of “The Wealthy Speaker: A Proven Formula for Building Your Success Speaking Business”
  • Worked in the speaking industry for 18+ years:
    • Marketing Director, K-Burr Assoc., London, ON
    • VP, International Speakers Bureau, Dallas, TX, representing best-selling authors & celebrities
    • VP Marketing, Peter Legge Int’l, Vancouver, BC
    • Owner/President of Speaker Launcher, coaching and consulting firm, London, ON (since 2004)
  • Traveled extensively throughout North American lecturing to regional and national speaking association conferences
  • Published numerous articles and blog postings on the topic of presentation skills. https://www.speakerlauncher.com/blog/
  • For more about Jane see her full bio

Education

  • Degree in Computer Programming (Data Processing) from Nova Scotia Community College (1984)
  • Canadian Institute of Management – business and marketing program (classes at U.W.O.)
  • Completed hundreds of hours of conference programs on presentations industry related topics