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The New Elevator Pitch

Marketing Roundtable

November 14, 2012: 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

You elevator pitch - it's the most important marketing message you have.

In technology and in business, everyone wants to know your "elevator pitch" - a short, persuasive speech that lets people know what your business is all about.  Now you can learn how to create your story, with a workshop from the National Elevator Pitch Champion.

Where

Gleacher Center
Room 100
450 Cityfront Plaza
Chicago, Illinois

Event Details

Join us for a special live workshop with Chris Westfall, author of The NEW Elevator Pitch.  A Chicago native, Chris is the Grand Prize Winner in the '118' elevator pitch competition.  He has appeared on ABC NEWS, CNN, NBC and in The New York Post, among other media outlets.  His corporate clients include technology giants like Hewlett Packard and Cisco, and he's an award-winning MBA instructor at the #12-rated program in the USA.  Find out how to create the story of you, and generate influence with your clients and your team. 

In this meeting you will discover:

  • How to create a powerful message for your clients, and persuade the people that matter most
  • Expert marketing and branding advice, whether you tweet it or tell it, that separates your story from the rest of the crowd
  • How to connect in more compelling ways with your clients and your market

Here's what folks from Chicago have to say about Chris:

"The NEW Elevator Pitch is a critical resource to help you create breakthrough communications when it matters the most.”
– Carol Roth, Recovering investment banker & New York Times bestselling author of The Entrepreneur Equation

“Chris is the truth!!! He comes to the heart of the matter - Brilliant!”
– Josie Aiello, Chicago Recording Artist, President and CEO of Dream Garden Music

"Westfall genuinely wants us to speak from the heart and be true to ourselves as we craft the message that will empower us to succeed.”
– Lisa Petrilli, Chicago-based author of
The Introvert's GuideCEO of C-Level Strategies, Inc. and Harvard Business Review Blogger

"I have met few people who can inspire the way that Chris Westfall can." - Dan Newman, CEO of EOS Cloud and author of The Millennial CEO

Cost

Price $15.00 includes appetizers.

Registration

Register Online

Deadline: 11/13/2012

Program

6:00 PM-7:00 PM: Registration and Networking (cash bar)

7:00 PM-8:30 PM: Presentation

8:30 PM-9:00 PM: Networking (cash bar)

Speaker Profiles

Chris Westfall (Speaker)
author, The NEW Elevator Pitch

A Chicago native, Chris is the Grand Prize Winner in the '118' elevator pitch competition.  He has appeared on ABC NEWS, CNN, NBC and in The New York Post, among other media outlets.  His corporate clients include technology giants like Hewlett Packard and Cisco, and he's an award-winning MBA instructor at the #12-rated program in the USA. 

Questions

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