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“One of the best speakers we’ve ever had. Mary certainly delivered.”
- Diana Hambrook, Manager, Burnaby Board of Trade

“Mary’s presentation was sold out. BCAMA member feedback was fantastic. She was one of our best speakers this year.”
- Evangeline Englezos, BCAMA

“If your business relies on decisions made by women, and it appears most do, you can’t afford to miss Mary’s presentation. One of the most successful and well-attended events this season!”
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Heather Knittel, President Canadian Women in Communication, BC

“A simple but inspirational message on connecting with your target. Engaging and humourous”
- Attendee, CAPS Vancouver event

“Loved the humour and great ideas about making your story fun and letting others speak for you.”
- Attendee, Roaring Women event

“A fascinating analysis of how to connect with customers.”
- Attendee, E-Women Network event

“Mary’s presentation on marketing to baby boomer women was extremely enlightening.”
- Avis Sokol, Director, Relationship Marketing, Vancity

“Your presentation was the highest rated at our Branding Conference in Toronto. Well done! Attendees found your session to be extremely well presented and filled with exciting, as well as tangible examples.”
Kevin Strychalski, Federated Press

“Mary’s presentation was informative and professional with the perfect balance of humour and insight.  She has done her research and delivers a valuable message”
- Angela Clarke CWC Promotion Chair

“Mary is a marketing expert with great insights and a sharp eye for innovative and effective marketing strategies.”
- Laine McDonald, Education Services Manager, Small Business BC

Praise for Mary’s books, Five-Minute Marketing and Word of Mouth Mouse & Mobile

“There is lots of practical how-to advice in Five Minute Marketing, but the real power is Mary’s astute observations on key areas that matter in marketing today and how Canadian businesses are leading the way”
- Andrea Southcott, President, TBWA Vancouver

“This book is a great resource for business people who are looking for an insider’s knowledge of what works and what doesn’t work when it comes to marketing their products or themselves”
- Tim Renshaw, Editor, Business in Vancouver

“Mary offers a rare combination of academic and practical experience
- Teresita Ireneo-Manalo, Ph.D., City University of Seattle

“Five Minute Marketing is entertaining and thought provoking marketing advice by a Canadian for Canadians.”
- Dan Poynter, The Self Publishing Manual

“The marketing how-to advice continues in Word of Mouth Mouse & Mobile. This is a great sequel to Five-Minute Marketing for those who enjoy Mary’s crisp, quick-read style.”
- Laura McBride, Director Client Services, Station X

“With an infinitely readable style, Mary’s marketing advice cuts to the chase. Word of Mouth Mouse and Mobile is a great follow up to her first book, Five-Minute Marketing.”
- Jeff Korhan, New Media and Small Business Marketing Expert, bestselling author of Built in Social: Essential Social Marketing Practices for Every Small Business

“Today positive WOM may be the single greatest influencer of a brand’s future success. If you want to know how to succeed Mary’s book is a great place to start.”
– Lance Saunders, Executive VP, Managing Director, DDB Canada

“Engaging, entertaining, and a born teacher, Mary makes learning fun. From the classroom to the boardroom, she offers up great marketing insights. This book is simply an extension of her style to the written page.”
– Charlene Hill, Department Chair, School of Business, Capilano University

“Mary sees the world through a set of different eyes, and has the creativity to make connections that are not obvious, make sense. When applied to marketing, it’s brilliant.”
- Suzan Beattie, B.A., LL.B., Canadian Association of Professional Speakers Vancouver Chapter Chair

If you are interested in booking one of these presentations, or having a talk tailored for your organization, contact us for details.