Keynote Speaker & Panelist

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Lisa Ann Pinkerton is an award-winning former NPR and PBS journalist, consultant to national and international technology organizations, a keynote speaker and a skilled facilitator/moderator. She specializes in topics related to clean technology, renewable energy, public relations, networking, social media and the rise of women in leadership.

Lisa Ann brings the wisdom and institutional knowledge of the media from working in the space since 1999. She motivates and inspires while sharing tools and techniques to help the audience meet their professional and personal goals. Meeting planners enjoy working with Lisa Ann because her energetic delivery and dynamic personality make events lively and memorable.

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The CALSEIA holiday party last week was the best business networking experience I’ve ever had. I thoroughly enjoyed it and got a ton of value. I owe your workshop many thanks for that! – Michael Bishop, On Grid

You were excellent as a moderator -it was the best session.  At the awards ceremony you brought colour and energy to the stage and helped make it all the more enjoyable. –Tom Kelly, Enterprise Ireland

Lisa Ann is an expert communicator and a master networker. The course was well organized and provided great resources to help me market myself successfully. -Sabrina Lawrence-Gomez, Climate Corps Bay Area

Lisa Ann is not only a great speaker on business-development topics for self-employed individuals, she has facilitated a very valuable information and networking event in Women in Cleantech & Sustainability. I’ve learned a lot about the smart grid, cleantech venture capital, etc. and made connections with women who offered jobs, contract work, and services of interest to my network. - Carol Steinfeld, water technology author and founder of Ecovita

Lisa Ann Pinkerton was a phenomenal speaker and she shared so much valuable information with us …on how to network like a “networking powerhouse.” I look forward to attending my next networking event to utilize the tools she provided. – Phyllis Garland, Garland Web Designs

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Start Up/Entrepreneurship Topics:

  • Using Media Savvy to Break Into the U.S. Market
  • Secrets to a Successful Media Launch
  • Excel at Investment Pitches with Non-Verbal Communication
  • Driving your Crowd Sourcing Campaign to Success
  • Avoiding “Death By PowerPoint” with TED Style Presentation Skills
  • Leading Markets into the Brave New World with Media Dominance
  • DIY Secrets PR Agencies Don’t Want You To Know
  • Turning Contacts Into Cash
  • Work the Room Like A Networking Powerhouse
  • It’s All About You: Personal Branding with Integrity
  • Man in the Mirror: Matching Your Outer Appearance to Your Inner Self

Cleantech & Sustainability Topics

  • The Future of Cleantech
  • Predicting the LED Inflection Point
  • The Rise of Women in Cleantech & Sustainability
  • The Strength of the “Underdog” Sector

Women in Business Topics:

  • Side-stepping the Glass Ceiling
  • Channeling the Feminine Energy for Business Success
  • Capitalizing on the Dynamics of Male/Female Relationships

And many more…

For a free, no obligation conversation to determine how Lisa Ann can contribute to your organization call (408) 806-9626  today!