Keynote Speaking + Presentations.

Delivering Riveting Presentations That Educate, Inspire + Entertain
Why Andrea?
You’ve got a lot riding on your keynote speaker. They — their message, their style, their presence — all need to fit with you, your company, and the flow and feeling of your event.

Andrea has been speaking professionally for over 22 years. She's also been an event organizer, guiding the content and speakers for the high-stakes stage of the Quad Cities only locally organized TED talk event, and has consulted for many others. So she knows how to tailor a message to achieve a business goal, because she's done it... over 800 times.

Whether in breakouts or ballrooms, over 3 minutes or 3 days, Andrea knows how to change perceptions so people change their behaviors…and have fun at the same time.
Who Is Andrea?
A dynamic and motivational public speaker, Andrea frequently delivers keynote speeches at national and statewide events, and spoke at the University of Iowa by special invitation. Her genuine personality and cutting sense of humor make her a fun and memorable communicator that people connect with immediately.

She regularly addresses both small groups and massive crowds in her capacity as a customer- centricity expert, reaching thousands of executives, leaders, marketers, and young entrepreneurs each year with her powerful message of fearless innovation and customer focus.

Andrea is the CEO of Pragmadik, a culture and communications consultancy, and an outside consultant for EY and McKinsey.

Learn more about Pragmadik
Key Speaking Topics
Andrea's diverse background lends itself to a wide range of business and industry topics, including but not limited to:

Organizational innovation + growth
Customer intelligence
Organizational communications
Organizational change
Customer experience
Company culture
Employee engagement + retention
Branding + messaging strategy
Real Attendee Feedback
"Very engaging - wish it had been longer. You can't go wrong with this level of authenticity. Thanks for cutting through the bullshit."

"Andrea was the most engaging and entertaining speaker I've heard in my last 5 conferences. She made her points and knowledge digestible & simple!"

"I really loved Andrea & her presentation. Very inspiring, engaging, & useful."

"Absolutely love her personality and training/communication style. Very engaging. Thank you!"

"Thank you for being real & including humor!!"
Previous Engagements
Andrea frequently facilitates, delivers featured presentations and keynotes to major events and organizations, including (an abbreviated list):

The Financial Brand
IMA - ACE (Association of Accountants and Financial Professionals)
ACMP (Association of Change Management Professionals)
IMCA (Insurance Marketing and Communication Association)
AASCIF (American Association of State Compensation Insurance Funds)
NAMIC (National Association of Mutual Insurance Companies)
American Marketing Association - St. Louis & Iowa
CultureCon (2x)
TED Circles
Lumina Conference
St. Louis University
PMI Chicagoland
1,000,000 Cups
Convergence Conference
Immigrant Entrepreneurs Summit
Midwest Digital Marketing Conference
Marion Economic Development Annual Conference
IACCT (Iowa Association of Community College Trustees)
Midwest Manufacturing Business Coalition
IMEC (Illinois Manufacturing Excellence Center)
Trustbelt Conference
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