In today's highly competitive business environment, the ability to present yourself and your ideas successfully is an absolute necessity. And...Now Presenting! enhances your business communications skills by offering presentation skills training that helps corporate executives, authors, salespeople and non-profit leaders become confident and persuasive speakers.
Kathy Reiffenstein, founder and President of And...Now Presenting!, is a passionate educator in the art and science of public speaking. With more than 20 years as a business owner, trainer, manager, speaker and published writer, Kathy has what any good decision-maker is looking for in a professional trainer and business partner - practical experience combined with the ability to transfer knowledge, assess skills and coach performance.
Working with pharmaceutical, packaged goods, high-tech, airline and major consulting companies, Kathy has trained people at various levels and disciplines. Acknowledged by her clients for exemplary customer service and a dedication to understanding their needs, she continues to help people learn how to excel at presenting their ideas, their strategies and their vision.
Prior to creating And...Now Presenting!, Kathy was a principal at a sales and teamwork training company specializing in experiential learning programs. She also worked in the financial services and telecommunications industries for Bell Canada, American Express and Royal Trust. Kathy has a degree in English literature from Cornell University.
How It's Done
You will notice from our presentation skills course offerings that we use terminology often heard on the acting stage. One of our founding principles is our belief that each time we step in front of a business audience, whether one or 1,000, we step onto the stage and don responsibilities similar to those of the actor.
The intentions of the actor are closely aligned with those of the business presenter. Both inform, entertain, inspire, persuade and even educate the audience. By combining the strategies of effective public speaking with proven techniques from the acting stage, we help participants become presenters who know how to create the *Magic Moment* experience that moves the audience.
Whether you've never presented before a group, need a refresher or simply would benefit from some individual coaching, we offer a selection of presentation skills training programs to suit your particular needs.
Let us turn you and your people into confident, powerful and persuasive presenters.