Author and Consultant Terri Sjodin to Serve as Keynote Speaker
Alexandria, VA (February 27, 2019)–WINiT, a business unit of GBTA focused on driving positive change for the career mobility of women in the travel-related industries, will host a two-part education session at GBTA Conference 2019 – Mexico City which takes place March 19 – 21. Five-time author and Principal and Founder of Sjodin Communications, Terri Sjodin, will deliver the lunch keynote from Center Stage on Wednesday, March 20.
Terri Sjodin is the Principal and Founder of Sjodin Communications, a public speaking, sales training and consulting firm based in Newport Beach, CA. For over 20 years, she has specialized in helping people build and deliver more polished, persuasive and effective presentations. She is the author of five books, including “Scrappy” and the New York Times Best Seller, “Small Message, Big Impact.” Terri is a frequent guest on radio and television talk shows throughout the country appearing on The Today Show, Bloomberg, CNN, CNBC and more.
The Conference session agenda will include the following WINiT content:
Wednesday, March 20:
1:50 – 2:50 PM
- CenterStage Lunch with Keynote Speaker, Terri Sjodin
- WINiT by GBTA, Vice President, Dawn Repoli
Topic: “Small Message, Big Impact: Building Your Persuasive Case”
4:40 – 5:40 PM
- Education Session with Speaker, Terri Sjodin
Topic: “New Sales Speak: The 9 Biggest Sales Presentation Mistakes and How to Avoid Them”
Thursday, March 21:
9 – 9:30 AM
- Education Session with Speaker, Dawn Repoli
Topic: “Dealing with Challenging People”
Bringing WINiT inspired content to GBTA members at events like this one illustrates one of the many benefits of WINiT’s integration into GBTA. It allows for an expanded reach of WINiT’s mission, making an impact on the careers of more women and men in the travel-related industries around the world.
Registration is currently open for GBTA Conference 2019 – Mexico City. For more information on the Conference, visit GBTA Conference 2019 – Mexico City. Reporters interested in covering the event should contact Colleen Gallagher.
WINiT is a network of over 3,000 women and men focused on delivering career development services, resources and programs to women in travel-related industries. WINiT is an educational organization that, through generous support, provides Members with a variety of unique opportunities including leadership and industry training, mentoring, recruiting, career search services, as well as educational, inspirational, and networking events. For more information, visit www.winitforwomen.org. Stay connected on LinkedIn and Facebook. Follow WINiT on Twitter at @WINiTorg and Instagram at @winit4allwomen.
About the Global Business Travel Association
The Global Business Travel Association (GBTA) is the world’s premier business travel and meetings trade organization headquartered in the Washington, D.C. area with operations on six continents. GBTA’s 9,000-plus members manage more than $345 billion of global business travel and meetings expenditures annually. GBTA delivers world-class education, events, research, advocacy and media to a growing global network of more than 28,000 travel professionals and 125,000 active contacts. To learn how business travel drives lasting business growth, visit gbta.org.