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Published:November 21st, 2005 06:10 EST
Judyth Piazza chats with Monica Wofford and Ron Karr at the NSA Convention

Judyth Piazza chats with Monica Wofford and Ron Karr at the NSA Convention

By Judyth Piazza CEO (Editor)


Information about Monica Wofford

The author of the highly acclaimed Contagious Leadership, as well as numerous other books, Monica is a sought-after trainer whose presentations change behavior. Her proven strategies, timely techniques, and powerful insights into effective leadership characteristics transform managers into leaders, service people into service providers, and shy speakers into powerful presenters. Some of her numerous top-selling books and training products include Contagious Leadership, Contagious Confidence, and Contagious Customer Service.

Monica`s experience comes from performing the roles of salesperson, manager, leader, public speaker, trainer and entrepreneur. She began speaking and managing over 16 years ago and has led employees and teams in both direct and virtual capacities for multiple locations. She has extensive leadership experience and has observed firsthand the "best practices" in corporate leadership development. Her twelve years in ladies retail clothing, with her first management position at 18, and her 6 years in the wireless industry, as a leader to 25 trainers, have given her a great deal of experience to pull from. Tapping into this knowledge base, she created her own unique and highly successful approach to leadership training and implementation.

Monica holds several certifications in Training, an MBA, and is owner/President of PresentersPlus Inc Training Company. She is an adjunct instructor with The University of Phoenix and an amateur polo player. Monica`s keynote speeches, training sessions, and seminars are enthusiastically received by audiences nationwide. Having begun her public speaking career in 1989, she continues to find tremendous joy and passion in training and public speaking. She finds even greater joy in helping you become contagious.

Information about Ron Karr

Ron Karr is President of Karr Associates, Inc., a firm that specializes in helping organizations and individuals soar with The Titan Principle®.

Known as a high content speaker and results oriented consultant, Ron Karr communicates his ideas with energy, inspiration and humor. His audiences are drawn into his message and are moved to action. He brings to his audiences real life experiences and knowledge gained during a highly successful 15 year career in sales and management. He also brings to the platform experiences from 12 years of speaking before and consulting with hundreds of organizations throughout the world.

Ron Karr`s key areas of expertise are sales, negotiations, customer service and productivity. He has conducted seminars and keynote addresses before organizations of all sizes on three continents. His client list includes Hewlett Packard, Morgan Stanley Dean Witter, Met Life, Sprint, Marriott Hotels, UPS and Hertz.

Ron Karr is the author of The Titan Principle®, The Number One Secret to Sales Success (Chandler House Press- 1998) and co-author of The Complete Idiots Guide to Great Customer Service (Macmillan Books- 1997). Articles written by Mr. Karr are published monthly in dozens of national publications including Entrepreneur Magazine and Home Office Magazine.

Ron is an active member of the National Speakers Association and is past president of it`s NY Tri State Chapter. In 1995, the NY Tri State Chapter of NSA presented Mr. Karr with the prestigious Golden Mike Award in recognition for service and professional achievement.