Masterful Storyteller. Fly Fisherwoman. Motivating. Human Potential & Bottom-line Booster. Funny. Author. Connector. Improv. Captivating Business & Healthcare Keynoter. Down to Earth. Fierce Friend. Mentor. Stick-to-itive. Optimist. Energizing Trainer. Theater Buff. Tent Camper. Excellence Inspirer. Global Traveler. Voracious Reader. Passionate Cook. Born Leader. Art Lover. Lifelong Learner. Good Dancer.
Nancy Noonan, M.A., is sought out by corporations, associations, academic institutions, and government agencies for her energizing keynotes and engaging workshops to help their people achieve personal and organizational excellence. Nancy’s background enables her to provide exceptional value:
1. Her experience in sales & marketing and corporate development – and as an entrepreneur – means she understands the real-world challenges people and organizations face today.
2. Her years of college teaching (for which she earned the Master Teacher Award, the “Oscar” of academia) have honed her ability to deliver great content while engaging even the most jaded of audience members.
A committed networker, Nancy draws on her innate passion for connecting people and helping her clients develop strategic networking practices to excel at
A few more things about Nancy Noonan:
▪ Earned her B.A. at the U. of Maryland and her M.A. at the U. of Kentucky
“‘Absolutely Outstanding!’ was how our members described your three ‘Bringing in the Business’ Networking Skills workshops. Your sincere desire to help attendees become better at Networking and Communicating with Purpose was enhanced by your friendly, upbeat nature . . . and why they found you to be a ‘fantastic’ speaker.’” –Wess Galyon, Executive Director, Wichita Area Builders Association
”Rarely does one walk away from educational offerings feeling like they really learned something that can be applied immediately. Nancy’s was one of those workshops where the content and how to use it to achieve a positive, productive difference in what and how we do things via strategic networking can be accomplished.” –Ann Allaire, Partner, Vision Custom Homes
”Nancy’s program was a great Intro to Business Networking Skills: great stories and connections, perfect pace and she kept all participants involved. We would definitely love more!” –Bruce York, Division Chief, Office of Defects Investigation, Department of Transportation
“Nancy’s ‘The Art of Masterful Networking’ keynote was excellent, especially in how it relates to our corporate strategy of become a Relationship Leader. Her knowledge and enthusiasm definitely enhanced the presentation.” —Steve Swanstrom, President & CEO, Centris Federal Credit Union
“Very happy this week to kick off our networking workshops with Nancy Noonan and Contacts Count. So refreshing to hear an engaging presenter with no Power Point, just great content and style.” —V.G., Chief Marketing Officer, Baltimore Law Firm
“Nancy Noonan returned for the 2nd time to keynote for our annual conference with The Art of Masterful Networking. She did not disappoint. There were many positive and enthusiastic responses from our attendees, including “This presentation was amazing!” and “Wonderful ideas on how to better relate to patients and parents” and “Very useful and timely.” I recommend Nancy to any organization as a relevant, inspirational and motivational speaker.” —Brian J. Calkins, Program Director, The Florida Association of Pediatric Tumor Programs, Inc.
“Thank you for not one but TWO amazing webinars! Your presentations, The Six Stages of Developing Relationships for Surefire Sales Success in 2017, were on target to help our industry advocates effectively manage and maximize the trust-building process in relationship building. The practical concepts and tips are easy to remember and utilize. Your diligence in learning the many features of our webinar software to ensure the most dynamic and seamless experience in an online format truly made a huge impact. It was such a pleasure working with you. Thank you for all of your efforts in making our webinar series a huge success.” —Deina Hashimi, Program Manager, Vinyl Siding Institute, Inc.
“Nancy, you ARE a Masterpiece! Thank you for an amazing opening keynote with your The Art of Masterful Networking that impacted our members across Washington State. I hope to work together with you again in the future!” —Pat Sylvia, Director of Member Development and Conference Planning, LeadingAge Washington
“This excellent program made networking tangible and achievable and was full of practical advice. Nancy is a warm and engaging presenter.” —Kavanaugh Livingston, Senior Associate, Partnerships, Global Alliance for Clean Cookstoves
“Nancy is a knowledgeable and credible presenter, and completely changed our mindsets about networking.” —Tracy Jefferson, Manager, ICF
“This networking program and the speaker were both excellent! The material was very organized and Nancy was refreshingly clear and direct. This will greatly help me improve my business by networking and developing relationships in a more mindful way.” —Russ Porter, Insurance Agency Owner
“I loved Nancy’s great energy and excitement in providing such helpful information in her keynote, “The Art of Masterful Networking,” at our annual conference. Her positive attitude made it an excellent program all around and I particularly appreciated her tips on how to remember people’s names, which will help me in both my work and life.” —Kandice Nelson, RN, Connecticut Children’s Medical Center
“You were outstanding! Our very impressed attendees said your staff workshops were both ‘fun’ and had ‘great content!’ You have a special talent for spreading information that people actually hear and retain. It was a boost to our staff development committee to bring in such a quality speaker!” —Lori Fuentes, Chair, Staff Development, California State University
“This program was a WOW! It was so creative and your enthusiasm and active personality kept our attention the whole time!”—Frank Guiliano, Mortgage Banker, Irwin Mortgage CorporationCo
“Nancy’s use of stories about real situations to reinforce the leadership points was outstanding! She was very engaging! This will really help me.”—Craig Kellstrom, Public Affairs Specialist, The Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission