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2014 AMEC Speakers

Here are just a few of the speakers that will be presenting at the 2014 Annual Meeting & Educational Conference.  Click on their links to see, read, and hear what they have to say!

Holly Bolton, FSMPS, CPSM, is the marketing director for structural engineering firm CE Solutions, and will be conducting a workshop on "Advancing Your Company & Career through Effective Marketing and Communication Strategies" on Wednesday, Sept. 4 at the 2014 AMEC. Bolton is also a member of the Indiana chapter of the Society for Marketing Professional Services (SMPS) and a trustee for the SMPS Foundation.


Dr. Jenne Britell became a director of United Rentals in 2006 and has served as Chairman of the Board since 2008.  She will be the keynote speaker for the Industry Luncheon on Thursday, September 4th.  See more of her here.


Stacey Hanke will be delivering her keynote address, “Speak to be Heard”, during the annual meeting on September 4th. She is co-author of the book, Yes You Can! Everything You Need From A To Z To Influence Others To Take Action. When it comes to influence, it’s quality, not quantity.  She helps individuals eliminate the static that plagues delivery—to influence, persuade, sell, or simply effectively communicate face-to-face with a clear message.  Read more here. 


Coach Jenn Lee is THE business coach to make that happen. Her clients have been seen on the Today Show, Wendy Williams, Good Morning America, MSNBC Your Business, The Dr. Oz Show as well as featured in publications like Success Magazine, Huffington Post, CBS Moneywatch, The New York Times and much more!  She is an easily-excited, fun-loving, curly-haired GO-getter that’s all about ACTION! Watch her in this great video and check out her blog too.


Gary Riley is a recognized aerial work platform expert with more than 25 years of hands-on experience in the Aerial Work Platform (AWP) industry. As an approved Senior Instructor for the International Powered Access Federation’s (IPAF’s) Aerial Work Platform Training (AWPT) Operator Training Program, Riley has trained hundreds of individuals as Operators and has also trained Instructors for the AWPT Operator Training Program.


Linda Talley is a body language expert, leadership development coach, behavioral theorist, keynote speaker, and business coach works with leaders to improve their business relationships, communication, and performance.  Linda will be presenting her professional development seminar on: It’s Not What You Said! It’s What You Didn’t Say: The Secrets of Body Language and the Messages They Relay!  Linda has some great article and "TalleyToons" on her site like this one called: Harness the Power of Image & Body Language for Interviewing Success.


Dr. Heather Yates, an engineer and associate professor of construction management at Oklahoma State University, will present her workforce development seminar on "Where Are the Women?".  Watch her "Let the Lady Lead" interview here.