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WITI South Florida Regional Network
Outclass the Competition: Turning Contacts into Contracts

Wednesday, December 10, 2003
Noon to 1:30pm

You may be technically savvy, but do you have the appropriate business skills? Join the S FL WITI network and Jacqueline Whitmore, Founder and Director of The Protocol School of the Palm Beaches for an insightful lunch and an opportunity to improve your executive etiquette skills.

In this session you will learn:

  • The art of networking: How to brand yourself in a memorable way
  • What to do after the initial contact is made: unique ways to stay in touch with potential clients
  • E-mail and Cell Phone Etiquette Dos and Don'ts
  • Gift Giving and Thank You Note Tips

The Protocol School emphasizes knowledge, awareness and coaching to polish your skills and allow you to comfortably deal as a business executive in a variety of environments – from board room to banquet room.

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About Our Speaker(s)

Jacqueline Whitmore is a certified etiquette expert, a professional speaker, and the founder of The Protocol School of Palm Beach in Palm Beach, Florida. Some of Jacqueline’s clients include Citigroup, Comerica, Kerr-McGee, Dana Corporation, FPL Group, Bloomingdale’s and Louisiana State University.

Jacqueline is the Cell Phone Etiquette Spokesperson for Sprint and is responsible for educating the public in the proper use of wireless phones. She is also the founder of National Cell Phone Courtesy Month in July.
Jacqueline ranks as one of the most widely quoted business etiquette experts in the United States. She conducts hundreds of interviews annually and her advice is sought by national business, trade and consumer publications and wire services. She has appeared on CNN, the Travel Channel, FOX and CNNRadio. She has been profiled in USA Today, the New York Times, Glamour, Woman’s World, Men’s Health, The Wall Street Journal, Successful Meetings, Association Trends and the Associated Press.

Prior to starting her company, Jacqueline served as the protocol officer and assistant director of public relations for The Breakers, a AAA five-diamond resort, where she advised hotel personnel on the nuances of dealing with royalty, celebrities and other VIPs.

Jacqueline has served as an international flight attendant with Northwest Airlines, a singer, dancer, and actor at Sea World of Florida, and a special events coordinator with the Walt Disney World Dolphin Hotel.

Event Date and Venue

This event will be held from Noon to 1:30pm on Wednesday, December 10, 2003 at:

    1193 W Newport Center Drive
    Deerfield Beach, Florida 33309

Directions to Inter-tel: Exit I-95 at SW 10 Street in Deerfield Beach, turn left on SW 10 Street for 0.3 miles, turn left on E Newport Center Drive, continue onto W Newport Center Drive to Inter-tel.



Pre-registration for this event is closed and on-site registrations will not be accepted.

About Our Sponsor(s)

About Sprint:
Sprint is a global integrated communications provider serving more than 26 million customers in over 100 countries. With approximately 70,000 employees worldwide and nearly $27 billion in annual revenues, Sprint is widely recognized for developing, engineering and deploying state-of-the-art network technologies, including the United States' first nationwide all-digital, fiber-optic network and an award-winning Tier 1 Internet backbone. Sprint provides local communications services in 39 states and the District of Columbia and operates the largest 100-percent digital, nationwide PCS wireless network in the United States. For more information, visit WWW.SPRINT.COM.

About Inter-tel:
Established in 1969, Inter-Tel is an Arizona-based corporation, employing nearly 1800 people, and servicing more than 500,000 business customers through a network of nearly 60 direct sales offices and over 350 providers worldwide. Inter-Tel redefines the communications landscape, delivering technologically-advanced communications for the small- and mid-sized enterprise. Inter-Tel and its affiliates offer a wide range of Managed Services that focus on voice and data network design and traffic provisioning, custom application development and financial solutions packages. From planning and implementing, to managing your business communications systems, Inter-Tel remains focused on comprehensive service programs and value-added solutions that respond to business needs—aligning your business and our technology. For more details visit WWW.INTER-TEL.COM.

Contact Us

For more info regarding registration or event details, please contact Rachel A. Pace ([email protected]).

For more details about pre-registration, contact Tech Support.