Mimi Donaldson

An author and speaker renowned for her humor and savvy marketing advice will be speaking to the Santa Maria Women’s Network Oct. 7.

Mimi Donaldson is a star in the speaking business, keynoting with celebrities for audiences of thousands. Mimi has created speeches for executives, celebrities, and entrepreneurs. She was the “pitch coach” on ABC TV’s American Inventor, coaching the contestants to success persuading the judges and all of America.

RSVP’s are requested for this special lunch event. Cost is $20 for SMWN members and $25 for non-members.

  • – When: 11:30 a.m., Oct. 7
  • – Where: Santa Maria Country Club
  • – RSVP: Call April Sargeant, (805) 698-1983 or RSVP online at www.smwn.net.

Mimi has been a visiting professor at Harvard University’s Center for Public Leadership at the Kennedy School of Government. Before starting her speaking and coaching business, she was a Human Resources Specialist with Walt Disney Company, Northrop Aircraft, and Rockwell International.

Mimi is a master of structure, so you won’t have to “wing it” and your audiences will be nodding and “taking it in” the whole time.

She is the author of three books: “Negotiating for Dummies,” selling almost 2 million copies and translated into 6 languages, “Bless Your Stress: It Means You’re Still Alive!” and “Necessary Roughness: New Rules for the Contact Sport of Life.”