With a diverse background in sales, marketing, journalism, and PR, Barbara is an accomplished speaker and trainer who is known for engaging and informative presentations on a wide range of topics related to corporate communications, culture, and marketing.
Recognized as an imaginative communications and technology thought leader, Barbara’s speaking client list includes ITC – a World Trade Organization and United Nations joint agency, Boston Scientific, Ragan Communications, CXPA Charlotte, PCMA Convening Leaders, Higher Learning Commission, AQUIP, NAMIC, NCMPR, MDRT, National Association of Catering Executives, NAMC annual, Office Depot, YPO International, IAPP, Weber Shandwick Chicago, the National Speakers Association, the Public Relations Society of America, the International Association of Business Communicators, BCBS, Federal Reserve, Harvard University Alumni, the American Marketing Association,, Joint Commission, Bosch Power Tools, Kirkland and Ellis, Sears, Elmhurst College, DePaul University, Harvard Alumni, TechWeek Chicago, Social Media Week, CarnegieComm, Federal Reserve WEDGE Conference, IMEX Frankfurt, IMEX America, MPI, IACC Annual Conference, Association Forum, IX Chicago, MPI, MPI Potomac, MPI Chicago, ISHMPR, Influencer Marketing Days, Chambers of Commerce and many more!!
In 2023, she completed Positive Intelligence PQ coach training. Barbara is passionate about coaching individuals and teams on how to upgrade to a smarter brain operating system to accomplish more and stress less.
Barbara packs every presentation with practical tips and actionable advice, delivered in an engaging and entertaining style to leave everyone feeling inspired and empowered!