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Yes, you can be a good public speaker (Really!)

April 11, 2019
5:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Denver Country Club
1700 E. 1st Ave
Denver, CO 80218
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5:00 PM | Cocktail Hour
6:00 PM | Dinner and Presentation 

This is a fun and interactive presentation touching on Laurie's background as a New York City prosecutor and laying out her  "Top 10" tips and techniques for effective public speaking and presenting.  This talk concentrates on how to pair good content with strong delivery to create engaging and persuasive presentations.

The presentation offers easily implementable techniques for audiences of any level of public speaking experience.  The audience will come away with ways to feel more comfortable and confident when making presentations and addressing any size audience.

Laurie Gilbertson

Laurie founded and runs Tribeca Blue Consulting, where she offers public speaking and presentation skills training and coaching.  Her group talks and workshops focus on marrying content and delivery to create powerful and compelling presentations.  This translates to more comfort and success with business development and marketing, as well as more confidence communicating with colleagues and clients.  Laurie has coached individuals in public speaking and communication skills across industries, including technology, real estate, business, law, and medicine.  

Laurie Gilbertson honed her communications skills in the courtroom, the classroom and on television. She served for 10 years as a criminal prosecutor in New York City where she prosecuted homicides, organized crime, sexual assaults and violent felony cases.  Laurie translated that extensive trial experience into creative and comprehensive on-air TV legal analysis for national and local media outlets.   After some time spent litigating white collar and financial crimes, Laurie transitioned into the non-profit sector, where she created, produced and presented litigation courses with the Practising Law Institute, the top legal education organization in the country.

After moving to Denver three years ago with her family, Laurie founded Tribeca Blue Consulting to bring her unique brand of enthusiasm, dedication and skill to teaching people how to use powerful and creative presentations, public speaking and on-camera appearances to connect with their clients and their audiences.  She remains dedicated to ridding the world of boring presentations one powerpoint at a time.

Laurie studied Government and English at Cornell University, and graduated cum laude from the Washington College of Law at American University, where she handled full criminal case dockets as a student attorney.  Laurie clerked for two federal judges in Washington, DC.  She is licensed to practice before the U.S. Supreme Court and the bars of the States of New York, Colorado and Maryland.