Let me share this announcement with you, written by Phil Waknell, our Chief Inspiration Officer. I’ve been growing wings under my feet since I’ve joined this fantastic company and it’s one of the best decision I’ve made in my professional life.
Ideas on Stage, the leading European presentation specialists, today announced that well-known international speaking and leadership coach Marion Chapsal is joining the company full-time effective September 1st 2013.
Marion brings many years of top-level experience coaching senior executives and delivering high-quality training courses about presenting, communicating, leadership and intercultural skills. Furthermore, as a renowned expert coach for senior professional women, she brings a new dimension to Ideas on Stage’s wide range of competencies.
“Marion is a great addition to our team,” said Phil Waknell, joint Managing Director of Ideas on Stage. “Our company mission is to provide best-quality presentation design,coaching and training services to quality-focused customers, and that means we need world-class people. Marion’s record speaks for itself, and I have no doubt she will delight our customers and make a significant contribution to Ideas on Stage’s continued success.”
Apart from delivering executive coaching and training, Marion’s primary focus will be to develop the Ideas on Stage European training business. “Over the past three years, Ideas on Stage has developed and honed best-in-class presentation courses that our customers love,” Phil added. “Now our challenge is to bring those courses to a wider audience. This is a business with huge potential, and Marion is ideally placed to develop it.”
“I am delighted to join the fantastic company Ideas on Stage,” commented Marion. “We first met at their exclusive event with international expert Garr Reynolds in 2010. I knew then I wanted to be part of such an innovative and cosmopolitan team. We share the same vision about the future of presentations and I intend to bring my expertise, my creativity and my passion to make this vision a reality in Europe.”