D.Esty, The Montclair Foundation
2017 TOP 25 BRAND BUILDERS
LEADING WOMEN ENTREPRENEURS
empowering, articulate, humorous, a delight to listen to.
We learn from others, their experiences, passions, insights, knowledge and their unique perspective. Great speakers understand how to draw upon all these traits to paint a verbal picture for us, reach into the depths of our beings, open our eyes and hearts to opportunity and enlighten us with their ability to keep our attention. Learn more about how Marlene will do this for your company or group.
Marlene J. Waldock is a speaker who commands attention with her undeniable ability to relate to any size audience, making every person feel as though she is speaking directly to him/her. A 20+ year veteran speaker, she is charismatic, motivational, and has a wealth of information that will not only empower and enlighten the most seasoned professionals, but will also inspire individuals from all walks and various stages in life. She is acclaimed by many organizations as one of their most dynamic speakers. As a result of her diverse background, Marlene is able to speak informatively and genuinely to a variety of audiences on a broad range of business and personal development topics.
She has been the keynote speaker for large corporations such as Merck's Global Women's Initiative, a quarterly support and mentoring group broadcast worldwide, with 300 attendees on-line and in person. Also Bayer Health, College of St. Elizabeth, NJ Society of CPA s, Association of Interior Design Professionals, Princeton Chamber of Commerce, Feliciano Center for Entrepreneurship, Women’s Center for Entrepreneurship Corp., and more. She has worked with the SBA and WCEC to helpwomen-business owners get a competitive edge.
Her speech and workshop topics range from BRAND-YOU, as well other personal development themes; to Business building issues such as, asking for what you want, public speaking techniques, effective networking and time and success management.
She can also custom design a program to fit your specific needs.COMMUNICATOR AND MOTIVATOR
As the host of the weekly television show, New Jersey Business on News 12 New Jersey, from 2001 to 2006, Waldock interviewed business leaders from Fortune 500 companies to entrepreneurs, including U.S. and state senators, government officials, CEO’S of major corporations, a variety of small business owners and entrepreneurs. Just two months before his death, Waldock interviewed Entrepreneur Russ Berry, whose stuffed animals were a dominant factor in the market and a few had just reached the moon. During their Gubernatorial race, she interviewed candidates Senator John Corzine and businessman Doug Forrester. New Jersey Business addressed pertinent issues in the state and Waldock often assembled the panels of experts who shared their thoughts and unique perspectives. As a result of her support of small business, in 2003, Waldock received the Small Business Administration’s (SBA) Small Business Journalist of the Year for her efforts in help small businesses reach their potential. News 12 reaches 1.8 million households in New Jersey.