Please join us for a special professional series event on Thursday, November 5, 2009. This is a great opportunity to learn how heartfelt communications can enrich professional and personal life. We are inviting two enthusiastic speakers from Georgia Toastmasters as our guest speakers. Rui Li, Senior Service Fellow at the CDC who is originally from China, will share her experiences in improving communications and developing leadership skills through Toastmasters. Joan Boneberg will share her expertise as a board certified speech pathologist in Immersion Listening, Body Language, Verbal Expression, Speech Clarity, and Accent Reduction.
6:00 p.m. Registration and networking/light snack
6:30 p.m. Guest speakers from Toastmasters International
♦ Rui Li, PhD, Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
♦ Joan M. Boneberg, M.S., CCC-SLP, Speaking Specialists
7:30 p.m. Networking with guest speakers and members
Bio of Guest Speaker
Joan M. Bone Berg
Originally from Buffalo, New York, Joan is an American Speech Language and Hearing Association Board Certified Speech Pathologist and communication coach. She has 25 years of experience and a deep passion for her work and helping her clients succeed. Joan owns Speech Improvement Resources, LLC, of Johns Creek, Georgia. Her practice focuses on assisting professionals to become more effective speakers and communicators. Joan offers services for effective business communication particularly immersion listening, body language, verbal expression, presentation skills and accent reduction for speakers of English as a second language. She is Vice President of Membership of Atlanta MasterCrafters Toastmaster Club in Duluth, Georgia.
Date: Thursday, November 5, 2009
Location: Newell Rubbermaid Corporate Headquarters
Time: 6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
Cost: No cost for Ascend members or non-members
Register: RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org or call 404.222.7328 by Wednesday, November 4, 2009.
To find out more or to join Ascend, please visit our website atwww.ascendleadership.org.
Ascend (Pan-Asian Leaders in Finance and Accounting) is a non-profit organization established as the premier professional association for enhancing the presence and influence of Asian American in the accounting and finance professions. Ascend was founded as a resource for Asian American accountants, finance professionals, students and associate members to cultivate the growth of accounting and finance knowledge, and to advance business development opportunities.
Thank you for your support and we look forward to seeing you.