We are delighted to bring our motivating and highly practical marketing and communication programs to leaders in the field of high technology.
Through our relationship with the Connecticut Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR), we have been able to help innovators and inventors communicate their technological ideas more effectively with companies who can potentially commercialize them.
SBIR National Conference is returning to Hartford, CT on April 21-23, 2010.
April 20, 2010 – Kathy McAfee will present pre-conference workshop on Perfect Your Pitch: Powerful Presentations: You MUST sell yourself better. This Pre-conference workshop is open to both those attending the full conference and the general public. Click here for more information on this technology conference.
December 2009 – Kathy McAfee presented to CT high school teams competing in the Real World Design Challenge, sponsored by the U.S. Department of Energy. In her presentation: Don’t Bore Your Audience, Kathy gave these students the essential information on how to present themselves and their technical design solution in a way that would engage the judges and the audience and help them to win this prestigious competition. Here’s what one teacher had to say about Kathy’s presentation:
“Great, useful presentation for high school students. A skill all students will need in today’s world.” – Michael Humphreys, Teacher, Xavier High School, Connecticut
November 2008 – Connecticut hosted the National SBIR Conference in Hartford Connecticut. Kathy McAfee led two 1/2 day workshops entitled Perfect Your Pitch. Attended by over 85 scientists, engineers, PhD’s, CEO’s, business owners and entrepreneurs, here is what some of them had to say…
“A must for every professional and critical for new business.” – Ethan Agai, CVision Technologies
“Thanks Kathy. Your energy, insights and professionalism are great motivators.” – Rich Simmers, Sr. Engineer, Aspen Products Group Inc.
“Very good pointers in how to condense what our company has to offer and use it to open doors in new industries.” – Giovanni Tomasi, CEO, RSL Fiber Systems, LLC
“You radiate genuine desire for us to succeed within ourselves.” – Jeffrey Kerzerian, President, Simulations, LLC
“Kathy is a double shot of espresso. The role play and content was worth the time!” – Don Gilbreath, CEO, ComCam
“A thought-provoking and energizing presentation that embodied the content to show its effectiveness.” – Bethany Pollack, Client Development Manager, Propel, LLC
“Networking is at the heart of our industry membership program. Thank you for shedding light on the importance of building and maintaining position relationships.” – Monica Dumitriu, Ohio Aerospace Institute (OAI)