Whitney is a media and presentation coach with deep experience guiding high-level leaders to find an authentic voice and develop a speakable narrative based on purpose. During her career, she’s helped C-suite dwellers turn Bloomberg interviews into conversations, activate employees at all hands meetings, and navigate a challenging boardroom.
Whitney’s wins to date include helping executives to shape and tell a better story at established companies such as Adobe, Clorox (during a leadership change), DFJ, Google, Logitech, MARs, Stitch Fix, and WalMart Labs, and emerging industry leaders Breathometer (the first Shark Tank pitch to win investments from all the Sharks), Dropcam (sold to Nest), and Planet (a SpaceX partner). Past clients have included the American Cancer Society, AT&T, Delta Airlines, Equifax, IBM, the Turner Networks (TBS, TNT, TCM and CNN) and Viacom.
Whitney honed her communications expertise as a media and marketing specialist in the heart of Silicon Valley. She held account management positions at Apple Computer, Sun Microsystems, and agencies such as Alexander/Ogilvy and Regis McKenna. She is a frequent speaker for organizations such as the IABC, Transmedia SF, Women in Cable, PRSA, and the international CEDIM masters program at Stanford. She participates annually in the Wharton School of Business Devil’s Advocate program.