District 7 Fall Conference: Find Your Focus
Saturday Keynote Speaker: Patricia Fripp
How You Can Electrify an Audience: Proven Techniques for Career Success
There is nothing more exhilarating than the feeling of walking away from an audience knowing you just hit the mark with your presentation! It’s great connecting with the audience, feeling the energy in the room, and seeing the smiling faces and knowing you made a difference to improve their life and career.
Speak to audiences of one or one thousand, in board rooms, sales meetings, staff meetings, or convention halls.
Are a beginner, intermediate, or advanced presenter.
Consider yourself an ambitious professional who plans to excel in your career.
Want proven techniques to prepare successfully for every speech.
About our Keynote Speaker: In 1975, our keynote speaker, Patricia Fripp, joined Cable Car Toastmasters. Since then Meetings and Conventions magazine named Patricia “One of the 10 most electrifying speakers in North America.” Kiplinger’s Personal Finance wrote that the sixth best investment in your career is to learn presentation skills from Patricia Fripp. She is a Hall of Fame keynote speaker, executive speech coach, sales presentation skills expert and online training expert. Patricia was the first female president of the over 3,500-member National Speakers Association. She was the second woman to ever keynote an International Toastmasters convention. At last summer’s convention in Las Vegas Patricia was the opening keynote speaker.
Friday Night Workshop with Patricia Fripp - Under the Magnifying Glass: How to make Your Presentation Great
If you enjoyed coaching by Craig Valentine at the D7 Spring Conference, wait until you get coached by Patricia Fripp at the D7 Fall Conference! Here's what others are saying. . .
"I wanted a Super Bowl quality coach, and I was lucky to be introduced to Patricia Fripp.Even as a best-selling author, I found her help in coaching and scripting was right-on, world class, and amazingly insightful. With Patricia Fripp on your team, you can go places" – Don Yaeger, Long-Time Associate Editor for Sports Illustrated magazine, Award Winning Keynote Speaker, New York Times Best-Selling Author
"Thank you for your executive speech coaching help and clarity. My speech went very, very well thanks to your feedback and razor-sharp thinking." – Dan O’Neill, President, First National of Nebraska
Are there ID requirements or an age limit to enter the event?
Please do not bring children under the age of 15.
What are my transport/parking options getting to the event?
There is free parking on campus for this event.
Ramada Inn Portland East (I-205) - 9707 SE Stark Street, Portland, OR 97216
We have a block of 15 double-bed rooms reserved for the night of November 4, 2015 at $69 + tax ($79.01). The rooms will be held at this preferred "Toastmasters" rate until October 14th.
From the East
Take I-84 West. Take the I-205 South exit (#9), staying left at the fork. Take the Division/Powell exit (Exit 19) and turn right onto Division Street. The College is on the right at 68th Avenue.
From the West
Take I-84 East. Take the I-205 South exit (#6) toward Salem. Take the Division/Powell exit (Exit 19) and turn right onto Division Street. The College is on the right at 68th Avenue.
From the North
Take I-205 south to the Division/Powell exit (#19) and turn right onto Division Street. The College is on the right at 68th Avenue.
From the South
Take I-205 north to the Division/Powell exit (#19) and turn left onto Powell Blvd. Turn right onto 92nd Avenue and then left onto Division Street. The College is on the right at 68th Avenue.
From the Airport
If you need to fly to make a visit, the most convenient airport is Portland International Airport (PDX), located nine miles northeast of campus. When you leave the airport, you can follow the “From the North” driving directions listed above
Stops near WARNER PACIFIC COLLEGE (in Portland)
SE Division & 68th Westbound Stop ID 1313
SE Division & 67th Eastbound Stop ID 1483
SE Division & 64th Westbound Stop ID 1481
SE Division & 64th Eastbound Stop ID 1480
SE Division & 71st Westbound Stop ID 1487
What can/can't I bring to the event?
This is a non-smoking campus
Where can I contact the organizer with any questions?
Donna Stark, Program Quality Director at firstname.lastname@example.org
Is my registration/ticket transferrable?
If you find that you cannot attend the event, please contact the organizer who can assist you in transferring your ticket
Can I update my registration information?
If you need to update your registration information, please contact the organizer who can assist you in updating your registration information