Darlene Price is President and Founder of Well Said, Inc., an international training and consulting firm specializing in high-impact presentations and effective communication. Darlene’s professional mission is to increase the success of others by helping them present themselves and their message more effectively. As a 20-year veteran of the speech communication training field, Darlene has personally coached over 5,000 business professionals on the art of effective presentations and interpersonal communication. She has presented to audiences across six continents and coached the chief officers and senior leaders in more than half of the Fortune 100 companies. In addition, her work as a corporate spokesperson has earned her seventeen industry honors including one Emmy Award and nine Telly Awards.
Darlene has recently authored a new book, Well Said! Presentations and Conversations That Get Results. She’s also written over 20 training manuals and co-authored a book with Stephen Covey and Brian Tracy entitled Speaking of Success: World Class Experts Share Their Secrets. Darlene earned Bachelor of Science Degrees in Marketing and Speech Communications from Appalachian State University in Boone, North Carolina and a Masters Degree in Adult Education from Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia. She is ranked as a Certified Executive Coach through the College of Executive Coaching, and is certified through the Protocol School of Washington as an international business etiquette consultant.
Darlene is a supporting member of National Speakers Association, International Coach Federation, American Society of Training & Development, International Association of Facilitators, Toastmasters International, the Screen Actors Guild, and Optimist International.