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Client List


3M

Abeo Sleep Solutions, Inc.

AbeTech

Accent Travel

Acumen Management Group

ADC

Aeration Industries

Aethlon Capital

AgMotion

AgriBank

AgMotion

Alden Enterprises

Algos Therapeutics

Allina

Alquest

American Marketing Association

Ameripride Services

Ameriprise

Amplifon

Analysts International

ARAContent

Archer Media

Asset Allocation Incorporated

Atka Software

AudaExplore

Bank Atlantic Bancorp

Bechtel Chile Ltda.

Beckloff Associates

Betaseed

BFC

BI Worldwide

BioMedical Frontiers

BioMedix

Biothera

Blue Cross Blue Shield of MN

Blizzard Genomics

BPKZ

Brilliant Living

Bromelkamp Company

Brust Enterprises

Cachet Financial Solutions

Camp Fire

Capital Strategies Financial Corp.

Cardial Care

Cargill

Cargill Salt

Carideo Group

Carlson Hotels

Carlson School of Management

Carlson Marketing Group

Cassidy Turley

Catalyst Enterprises

Cat Auction Services

Caterpillar

Center for Living Art

Center for Nonprofit Management

Ceres Environmental

Chi's Research

C.H. Robinson Worldwide

Ciceron, Inc

Ciprico

Circuit Check Inc.

City of Apple Valley

Coaxia

Coherent Solutions

Comcast

Compex Technologies

Consulting Solutions

Consumer Aware

Courage Center

Creative Group

Creekridge Capital

CSM Corporation

CVRx

Daily Whip

Dairy Queen International

D.A. Petersen Associates

Dalton Sherman

Datacom International

Datalink

Deluxe Corporation

Denny LeTourneau

Digital Pictures

Digineer

Digital River

Donaldson Group

DOR

Drazil Foods

DPI

DSI

Dunmore Consulting Group

Dupont

Ecolab

EduMed

EFH Company

Electric Resource

Emerson

Employment Action Center

EMSI

Enova

Entrepreneurs for Hire

ev3

Evantage Consulting

Excel Food Service Marketing

Facet Technology

Fairview Southdale Hospital

Feed Management Systems

Field Solutions

Fifth Street Towers

First Commercial Bank

Franke+Fiorella

Franklin Capital Partners

Freightstats.com

French Meadow Bakery

Frerichs Construction

Frontline Forum

Gabatan

Garrity Group

Gates Corporation

Gearworks

GE Capital

General Mills

Generation AgePotential

Gephart Electric

Global Traffic Technologies

Globe of America Project

GMAC-RFC

Grand Avenue Software

Group HVAC

Hamon Deltak

Harbinger Medical

Health Connection

Health Dimensions Group

HealthEZ

HealthPartners

Herman Miller

HID Global

HIMS Solutions

HIPAAnswers

HotIM

Houlihan Lokey

HRSA - PSSC

HTS Biosystems

IA Pharmacy Association

iinteg

Imagine That Consulting

Immortal Chaplains Foundation

Impres

Inbalance ATM Network

Infinity Broadcasting

Infinity Direct

Info Periscope

Information Bionics

Inlet Medical

IntraVantage

Islet Technology

James J. Hill Library

Japs-Olson

Jones Fixtures

Jordan Architects

Kala

KJ International

Kline Nissan Autoworld

KPMG

Land O'Lakes

Larkin Hoffman Daly & Lindgren

Leapfrog Strategies/ Jill Konrath

Legacy Associates

Lighthouse 1

Lifetouch

Lincoln Hancock Restoration

L & L Management Services

LocaLoop

Logic Opera

Loring Nicollet Bethlehem Centers

Lube-Tech

MacBirdie Golf

Magnum Technologies

Mainstreet Group

MainTrax

MAP for Nonprofits

Markneting

Marvin Windows

Masters Forum

Matrix Resourcing

Mayo Clinic

Mediamax

MedImmune

Medisyn Technologies

Medmar

Medtronic

Mendota Healthcare

Menttium

Meritas

Merrill Corporation

Messerli & Kramer

Metropolitan Airport Commission

MGK

Micropure Medical

Microsoft

Midwest Reliability

Minnesota Cup

Minnesota Entrepreneurs

Minneapolis Institute of Arts

Minnesota Project Innovation

Minnesota Public Radio

Minnesota Society of CPAs

MinuteClinic

MN Pollution Control Agency

MN Vein Center

MOCON, Inc.

Morgan Stanley

Mortenson Construction

Mosaic Company

Moving with Math

MR Instruments

Nanocopia

National Center for Jewish Policy Studies

N-Compass

Netbriefings

Net-Five

Netsuds/Medsuds

Nilfisk-Advance

Norbert Ralph

No. Dakota Society of CPA's

Northwestern Mutual

Nu Horizons

ObjectFX

OncoStim

OnTrac International

Operation de Novo

OPIN Systems

Optum Health

Oppenheimer Wolff & Donnelly LLP

Organized Audrey

Orion Associates

Paradigm Partners

Paradigm Reporting

Parisi Franchise Systems

Pathways to Performance

Phillips and Temro

Pinnacle Services

Planscape Partners

Plexus

Plymouth Church Neighborhood Foundation

Pope Architects

Powel-MiniMax

Predictable-Performance Systems

Preferred One

Premium Waters

Prescient

Preventative Healthy Care Agency

Prime Therapeutics

Prodigen

Professional Litho

Profits Journal

Project Management Institute

Project Consulting Group

Prodigen

Pulte Homes of MN

Quest Management

Rada Advertising

Rapid Diagnostek

Rapport Online

RBC Dain

RDO Equipment

Read Naturally

Red Shed Technology Corp

Reliable Property Services

Renodis

ReShare

Resources for Creative Change

Restore Products

Retirement Education Plus

Rhizone

Ridley, Inc.

Rimage

Risdall Advertising

RSP Architects

Russick Group

Sales Board

Schuler & Shook

Seagate Technology

Sebesta Blomberg

SEI Services

Select Comfort Corp.

Sherpa Partners

Shold Construction Services

Shop Close Buy

Silicon Infomatics

SICK, Inc.

Sirtex

Smead Manufacturing

Social Venture Partners

Spray Control Systems

Spring Lake Park Fire Department

SPS Commerce

STAR

Steve Adams

St. Francis Foundation

St. Jude Medical

St. Paul Chamber

St. Paul Port Authority

St. Thomas University

Strategic Growth Specialists

Strategic People Development

Sundays Energy

Sunergi

SuperValu

Swenson Anderson

Synaptic Medical

TAJ Technologies

Target Corp.

Tastefully Simple

TCI Group

Team Mobile

TelecomAccountant

Tennant Company

The Bailey Consulting Group

The Masters Forum

The Travel Concern

Thomson Reuters

Three Wire

Thrivent Financial

TKDA Engineers

Toivanen Consulting

Travelers

Travelers Global Insurance

Trillium Group

Triton Biosystems

Triton Biosystems

Tunheim Partners

Twin Cities Business Magazine

U B S

UCare MN

Unison

University Enterprise Labs

University of Minnesota

University of MN Physicians

University of
St. Thomas

Uponor Wirsbo

Urologix

US Bank

Valspar

Velocimed

Vibrant Technologies, Inc.

Vision Remodeling

Volkart May

Wagner Group

Wagner Spray Tech

Waytek

WCCO Radio

WCCO TV

Wells Fargo

Wealth Enhancement Group

Welsch Law

Where To Live.com

Willis Employee Benefits

Wright State University

WHP Wireless

Woman's Club

Women's Business Minnesota

Women's Club of Minneapolis

Women's Foundation of Minnesota

Women Venture

XATA

Xiotech

Yamamoto Moss

Yassin's Home

Everybody loved the training. They all came back telling other staff members how helpful it was. Your training is always great.
Shelly Elmore
Publisher
Twin Cities Business Magazine

Twin Cities Business

Thank you for all your fantastic work on the investor presentation.  It clearly articulated the key messages and the investors "got it" right away.   I look forward to working with you again.  Let me know if you ever need a reference, I'm happy to share all good things about Spoken Impact.
Sara Russick
Director
Russick Group

Our Annual Meeting was a huge success! I delivered one of my best speeches to date. The work with you was truly transformational and I look forward to developing our next talk together.
Marnie Wells
CEO
Camp Fire Minnesota

CampFire

The "Become a More Confident Speaker" program is one of the best workshops I've taken in a long time. Really well done
Katherine M. Curran, Ph.D.
President
Resources for Creative Change, Inc.

We had very positive feedback to your sales presentation training. In fact, of all the training we have done, this is the one program that has had the greatest value.  After the session we applied the learnings to a big pitch we had coming up and won the project.  Looking forward to working with you again.
David Ketcham
Vice President and National Sales Manager
Reliable Property Services

Reliable Proberty Svcs

Thanks for all your help. I got a lot of great feedback about my presentation - that it was very professional and well presented!
Christina Borglund
Product Manager
SPS Commerce

sps

Your Executive Speaking Development program was off the charts. The feedback was on target and very helpful. I especially appreciated all the new tools and concepts that will be very useful. We look forward to having you work with other members of our team in the future.
Brad Boring
Central Area Sales Manager
Sirtex

sirtex

We have just completed 7 webinars that we felt were fantastic! Thanks for all of your insight, we would not have come close to creating such great webinars without your involvement!
Scott Kieland
Amerpride

ameripride

Thanks for all the great work on our investor presentation. We especially appreciated the quick turnaround.
Mac Lewis
CEO
FieldSolutions 

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You did a spectacular job preparing our speakers, myself included, for our Customer Council. Thanks again, you are a truly talented professional!
Peter Zaballos
VP Marketing
SPS Commerce

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Thank you for an outstanding job and I look forward to working with you more this year!
Al Ertz
Director North American Plant Operations
Ameripride

ameripride

Thanks for playing a key part in the success of our annual sales meeting. Your assistance in my opening speech was very much appreciated and it resulted in a much improved presentation. In addition, the presentation training for the sales team was very well received. We look forward to working with you again.
Betty Kauffman
National Sales Manager - Permeation and Testing Services,
Mocon, Inc.

mocon

Thanks again for the wonderful training session! Every year I receive great feedback from the training that you do for us and this year was no different. You are such an asset to our organization and I really appreciate everything you do for our presenters!
Matt Hilker
Director
Minnesota Cup

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Thank you so much for the wonderful presentation on Tuesday!! I learned a lot – and I know the team did as well.
Leah Lindgren
Senior Consultant
Health Dimensions Group

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Thanks for your help last week. Based on the quality of our presentations, your coaching proved very helpful. The Customer Council was a success and we had a lot of great feedback on the content and the quality of speakers.
Eric Chaffee
Director of Product Management,
SPS Commerce

sps

The training exceeded expectations. I heard many positive comments during and after the session. I cannot thank you enough.
Dawn Pearson
MN Chapter, IPMA

ipma

The presentation was very well received. They requested a copy after the meeting to share with those that could not be in attendance. Thanks for all your help. It felt good going in with such a high quality presentation. Will call you again when the opportunity presents itself.
Camila Drahn
Account Manager
Express Messenger International  

 

 

 

Your magic worked wonders. My acceptance speech went well. I received many compliments thanks to your great coaching. Thank you so much!
Debbie Roth
Vice President, Sales and Marketing
Japs-Olson Company

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Japs-Olson

Everybody gave your program very high marks. Most importantly we got a lot out of the training. I saw a lot of improvement in the presentations the next day.
Patrick Ingle
Director, North American Sales
Aeration Industries

Aeration Industries

Our team found the training to be very valuable. We especially like the tools you provided to help us better prepare for new business presentations.  In fact, we were selected as the general contractor on a recent project where we applied the principles that we learned during the training.
Chris Zuspann
President
Frerichs Construction

Frerichs

I just wanted to take a moment to thank you for a VERY successful training session these past two days. This was one of the most practical and applicable learning events that I have ever attended – the takeaways are invaluable. As instructors, you were more than excellent. I will certainly recommend this class to others.
Joyce Olson
Finance Manager
Valspar Corporation  

valspar

The presentation training sessions were great. Based on the feedback, I know our team members took a lot away with them.
Liz Merry
Program Development Analyst
Optum

optum

Thanks for your help with our most recent presentation – it made a big difference. Everyone was fully engaged and we received good feedback throughout.
Jeff Stoner
VP – Strategic Accounts & Product Strategy
Data Solutions Inc.

dsi

The sales presentation training program was amazing! Everyone who participated saw significant improvement in their confidence, delivery and content. Your program was one of the best investments we’ve made in a long time. We are already planning to have you back.
Judy German
Vice President,Chief Marketing Officer
Cachet Financial Solutions

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The session was exactly what we were looking for. My group found the training very valuable, especially the tools, examples and exercises for making financial information more relevant and understandable to our audience.
Lawrence Hooks
Director of Finance
Winfield Solutions/Land O’ Lakes  

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We just presented the new sales presentation to the sales team. They rated the presentation a 9.46 out of 10. Everyone was very impressed!!! We exceeded expectations and thanks for your help creating this new sales presentation.
Todd Jacobs
CTO
AbeTech

abetech

The group was unanimous. The training was a success and we all learned a great deal. As one participant said, "Great insights into presentations even for those who have a lot of experience."
Tiffany Crandall
Marketing Manager
Hamon Deltak, Inc.

hamon

Thanks for your outstanding presentation and training for our team. The feedback from everyone was that it was great.
Clayton C. Nogueira
CFO
Valspar - Latin America

valspar

The training was an overwhelming success. The feedback from everyone who participated was extremely positive, but more importantly, they were engaged throughout the program and walked away with more confidence and a better process for communicating to our customers and prospects. Your program was well worth the time and money.
Doug Roberts
CEO
Global Traffic Technologies

gtt

I just want to personally thank you for all your help and insight on the interview for this proposal. I know without your help our odds of winning would have been slim.
Dave Harrison
Vice President/Partner
Sebesta Blomberg

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Thank you for your assistance with the presentation. It would not have been a success without the tools and guidance you provided.
Dan Johnson
Director IT
Premium Waters

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We have worked with your organization for a number of years. Over that time, we have received a lot of value from your presentation coaching and training. We especially appreciate that you have taken the time to understand our business and make each program relevant to our needs.
Mike Beddor
CEO
Japs-Olson

japsolson

You were real, you were engaging and you shared information that our audience could begin using RIGHT AWAY. We couldn’t have asked for more.
Rebecca Martin
Professional Development Committee Chair, Minnesota Women in Marketing and Communications

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