Amy Purdy @ PopTech
Amy Purdy shares her story @ PopTech in Camden, Maine
Jack Andraka at TED
Jack shares his remarkable journey from science hunch to science discovery.
Jessica Buchanan, Impossible Odds
NGO aid worker, Jessica Buchanan, shares her story about being kidnapped by Somali land pirates and held captive for 92 days at a Navy SEAL Foundation fundraiser in Beverly Hills, CA. Sharing her story allowed her to pay tribute to the soldiers who saved her life.
Robert Rutherford wins pitch
Winner of the Tech Coast Angels 90 Second Fast Pitch competition at UCLA
Bryan Clay, Olympian Decathlon
Olympic Gold Decathlon Medalist Bryan Clay shares his personal story of focus, determination and heart with the employees of Bridgestone.
Professor Charis Kubrin
A riveting story about "Rap On Trial" delivered at TEDxOrangeCoast. Winner of the 2015 Cicero Speechwriting Awards.
Dr Michael Neely - Right Dose
Dr. Mike Neely pitches (and wins) to the grant committee at Ideas Empowered at USC Stevens.
Karen Kerr, GE Ventures
Karen Kerr, Senior Managing Director at GE Ventures shares the GE manufacturing vision at the FabTech Expo in Chicago.
Janet Evans, Olympian
After nearly twenty years after swimming competitively, Janet Evans shares the touching and inspirational story of her comeback.
Two day presentation coaching intensive for the Western Region adidas sales force — everyone had the chance to stand and deliver!
Veronica Yan, PhD
Presenting her dissertation @UCLA, "From Struggling to Learn to Learning to Struggle"
UCI Grad Symposium
Chad Hedricks, Olympic Speed Skater - 5 Time Medalist
Prepping entrepreneurs to pitch @StartupUCLA
Priscilla Zhao, PhD
Priscilla Yitong Zhao, Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering Priscilla presents her research at the IEEE conference in Hawaii.
Barbara giving final delivery tips..
Fencing Olympian, Tim Morehouse
Bronze medalist Tim Morehouse adds his name to the list for a few rounds of last minute story and presentation coaching with me — there's no doubt he works hard!
“I wanted to thank you again for helping us secure the Coulter seed grant as well as $680K in Venture funding. Stirring up audiences emotions with powerful images and the right words works! Thanks again for all your help."
Mike Kwon / WhiteCoat Healthcare / CEO
"Barbara is an outstanding speechwriter and coach. We hired her at UCLA to work with 10 Ph.D. students learning to present their research to a general audience. Barbara got results! I would not consider doing such a program without her in the future - she is that amazing!
Jim Stigler / UCLA / Associate Dean for Research & Innovation