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Growing a business and sustaining that trajectory comes isn't easy. Charlene ignites energy and motivation within smart, open-minded, ambitious leaders and teams. If you are anxiously trying to find a speaker who will add energy to your event, and inspire your audience to positive action: Energize your group with a Keynote or session speaker who will set the right tone, get everyone perfectly positioned to learn, and/or wrap things up on a high note Give your team valuable skills on topics such as communication, coaching skills, leadership, and content marketing Bring high-value motivation and inspiration into the room, and never ever make your group suffer "Death by PowerPoint".
Charlene DeCesare (aka "Charlene Ignites") has been a trusted advisor to executives and companies around the world for more than two decades. As CEO of Charlene Ignites, LLC, she takes business builders from stressto success through programs that provide both internal and external strategies. Prior to launching her own firm, Charlene co-founded the multi-million dollar HR IT company, EdAssist, now owned by Bright Horizons. During her 10 years at Gartner, Inc., she led an international team and created the “Gartner Global Partner Program.” In addition, she was respected leader at the Institute for Corporate Productivity (i4cp), an HR research firm focused on the people practices that drive market performance. Charlene has a BS in Communications from Emerson College and an MBA in Sales and Marketing from Rivier University. She is Nationally certified in “Brain-Based Success Coaching” and is a Professional Member of the National Speakers Association. Charlene lives on a lake in Salem, NH with her husband and two children.