REVIEWS.SPEAKING

“I attended the TSNN awards conference in Louisville and, for me, your session was the highlight! I’ve found myself frequently thinking back to your personal and very inspirational story and have already recounted it to colleagues.  It was amazing how you took this very big concept and made it digestible, relatable and actionable.”

VP, EVENT & DIGITAL MARKETING
NATIONAL HOME BUILDERS ASSOCIATION

 

“The Professional Women’s Club of Chicago members and guests who attended the Brooks Brothers event, “Branding by Design,” most certainly benefited from your presentation on personal branding. Your enthusiasm for the topic was infectious and well-received. Thank you for making this event such a success for PWCC.”

SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT, PRIVATE CLIENT ADVISOR
U.S. TRUST, BANK OF AMERICAN PRIVATE WEALTH MANAGEMENT

“Branding” can sometimes be considered a four-letter word in the arts sector, making the need for a personalized, accessible approach to the subject of utmost importance. We were impressed by Carrie Lannon’s ability to create an inclusive environment with “Personal Branding for Impact.”  By sharing her personal story and wisdom gleaned throughout her career, introducing practical considerations and exercises, and incorporating humor into the mix, Carrie’s talk empowered participants to effectively communicate their personal mission statements in a variety of contexts and platforms.”

DIRECTOR OF EDUCATION
CHICAGO ARTISTS COALITION

 

“Carrie Lannon’s ‘Personal Branding for Impact’ session was tailored specifically for the learning and professional development interests of the Working in the Schools staff. Carrie’s guidance through the presentation was inclusive, warm and brought important insight to personal branding, the essence of effective networking and general perceptions of body language. Carrie’s approach to personal branding infuses the importance authentic voice and relevance.”

CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER
WITS (Working In The Schools to empower readers)

 

“Our organization was seeking a speaker who could explain the intricacies of branding to our members. Carrie Lannon far surpassed our expectations with her “When You Are Your Business” presentation. Carrie stands out as an expert in her field, yet maintains an approachable and upbeat energy, which came across during her presentation and through individual interactions with attendees.”

REGIONAL DIRECTOR
FASHION GROUP INTERNATIONAL OF CHICAGO

As a provider of programming to Class A office buildings in Chicago and New York, we offer our clients classes, demonstrations, speakers and more to enhance their sense of community. The level of our clients demands that we choose exceptional partners to present to each building’s community. Carrie Lannon’s presentation, “Personal Branding for Impact,” certainly aligns with our high standards. Her material is engaging and enlightening.  Carrie shares her experience working with world renowned brands in a way that is easy to understand and can be put to immediate use.

CO-FOUNDER AND PRESIDENT
BUILDING SOCIAL

“What a delight to have you present “Infusing the Company Brand” to our Marketing and HR teams at Relativity. They found it inspiring. Several colleagues remarked on how it would influence their projects, which will only make our brand stronger. Thank you for making everyone feel like part of the discussion.”

CREATIVE DIRECTOR
RELATIVITY E-DISCOVERY SOFTWARE SOLUTIONS

 

“Visit Champaign County needed an expert speaker in the field of branding to headline our annual Tourism Summit. Carrie Lannon exceeded our expectations with delivering “Business Branding for Impact,” a perfect fit for our business and community stakeholders.  Carrie is professional, smart, motivated and genuine. If you’re looking for a speaker on branding with razor sharp knowledge and have high expectations like us, Carrie is your speaker.

PRESIDENT & CEO
VISIT CHAMPAGNE COUNTY

 

“Thank you for facilitating our board of directors all-day branding meeting for Design Trust, Ltd., a national association for interior design CEOs. Our new mission statement, website and logo are now aligned with our brand attributes because of your guidance. Carrie, your wisdom, “get it done” approach and ability to bring us to consensus truly accelerated the growth of our organization.

MANAGING DIRECTOR
DESIGN TRUST, LTD.

 

“Carrie Lannon regularly presents her Personal Branding for Impact program to our students as part of their job preparation training at Cara.  We are not only impressed with Carrie’s excellent facilitation skills, but also her “you-can-do-it” attitude.  Carrie involves her students so that they become active participants in her presentation – not just observers.  It is obvious to us that what Carrie does is not only a skill, but something that she approaches with a deep commitment.”

SENIOR DIRECTOR OF KEY PARTNERSHIPS
CARA

 "The TSNN Awards, presented by Tarsus Media, celebrates top achievements in the trade show industry each year.  For this year’s event, we were hoping for a speaker who could really embody our event's theme of transformation. Carrie Lannon delivered, and then some, with her riveting presentation on "Transforming Your Personal Brand." The audience really loved everything about her presentation, and several of them came up to me afterward and said they thought Carrie was an amazing speaker and hoped to hire her for their own events!"

PRESIDENT, TARSUS MEDIA
TSNN AWARDS

 

"Brooks Brothers retained Carrie Lannon to present her program, “Personal Branding for Impact,” in a dual presentation with our Women’s Principal Stylist to career professionals. Carrie brought personal branding to life with her engaging stories, fresh approach and practical suggestions. Brooks Brothers was delighted to be affiliated with Carrie." 

SENIOR EVENTS MANAGER, PUBLIC RELATIONS
BROOKS BROTHERS GROUP, INC.