Voted one of the Top 15 Business Growth Experts to watch by Currency Fair, a Top Sales Expert To Follow by LinkedIn, and Top 41 Motivational Speakers, and Top 50 Sales Speaker. Meridith Elliott Powell is an award-winning author, keynote speaker and business strategist. With a background in corporate leadership and sales, her career expands over several industries including retail, healthcare and finance. Meridith worked her way up from entry-level to earn her position in the C-Suite. She is a Master Certified Strategist, Executive Coach and Certified Speaking Professional, a designation held by less than twelve percent of professional speakers. In addition, Meridith is an invitation-only author for LinkedIn, having published more than eight courses on their prestigious education networks.
She has a cutting-edge message, rooted in real-life examples and real-world knowledge. She is the author of five books, including her latest “Cut Through The Excuses – Send Sales Through The Roof” and “Who Comes Next? Leadership Succession Made Easy,” the complete guide to developing next level leaders.
Meridith is regularly featured in publications such as Forbes, Fast Company, Inc., Investment News, and American Banker among others. High energy and highly interactive, Meridith helps leaders and business owners learn the new rules of success today, and the strategies they need to turn uncertainty to competitive advantage.
In her highly engaging keynote-speaking sessions, Meridith shows her audiences how to attract more business, retain top talent, and leap into position to win in this new economy. No walking on coals, no breaking boards, just real-life strategies you can put into place first thing Monday morning.
“How she can transform from the stage is amazing; I have hired her multiple times!”
Trish Springfield, SVP, Southern Bank