"Training for Life"

"Mark’s training goes beyond helpful pointers. He works with you to develop a system for improved speaking I will use the rest of my life." – Jack Shellard, Founder/Yankee Business Solutions

"Enormous Asset"

"Mark understands media as well as anyone. His insights on today’s environment and what the future will bring are an enormous asset."
-- John Kelly, NY State Broadcasters' Hall of Famer

"Fantastic Presentation"

"Mark, the reaction to your presentation was fantastic! Your insightful comments were right on target." -- Dr. Ross Thomson, Networking Event Chair

Sample Radio Introduction

Mark Grimm

(since this is a Siena show, I usually start out with the year the guest graduated and mention some Siena history)

Mark Grimm, a 1978 magna cum laude Siena grad in English, is a professional speaker and speaking coach who conducts business seminars on about 20 topics.

He founded Mark Grimm Communications in 2002, after a TV news anchor/reporter career that included one-on-one interviews with both Presidents Bush and Clinton. Mark is an adjunct media professor, a former Guilderland Town Board member and has written a book, Everyone Can Be A Dyanmic Speaker!

Born in Troy into a family of nine children, he lives in Guilderland with his wife and daughter.

Twice, he was the "Voice of Siena Basketball" and played on Siena's tennis team.

Welcome Mark Grimm!

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