Better Meetings with Lee Gimpel.  Virtual meetings.  Online Meetings.  Lee Gimpel
Thom Singer (the host of the “Making Waves at C-Level” podcast) met Lee Gimpel from Better Meetings through the American Society of Association Executives (ASAE). Lee is a consultant who works with groups to ensure their conferences, conventions, board meetings, and networking gatherings have lasting impact.  In the past few months he has been in high gear helping associations go virtual.

About Lee Gimpel and Better Meetings

Lee Gimpel is the founder of Better Meetings and a professional facilitator. Previously, he spent a decade as Director of Development for LifeWise Strategies, a training and education company focused on helping professionals develop better programs, more authentic client connection, and dynamic classes. Earlier, he worked in Capital One’s training/knowledgebase department and spent part of his early career as a product manager on the tech conference circuit. He’s worked with clients such as the University of Kentucky, US Marine Corps (Quantico), US Ignite, and the National Endowment for the Arts. He holds a degree from the Robins School of Business at the University of Richmond with concentrations in international business and marketing. He’s written for Inc., Fast Company, and BusinessWeek and has been quoted in HuffPost, Convene, Prevue Meetings & Incentives, Tradeshow News Network, and MeetingsNet.
Learn more at the Better Meetings website.

About Thom Singer

Thom Singer works for Stanton Chase, a leading executive search firm that specializes in helping companies and associations place key hires. He is also a keynote speaker and professional master of ceremonies / EmCee
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After a successful career in sales and marketing, Thom Singer became a growth leadership speaker in 2009. A decade later he has brought his high energy presentations and action-oriented content to over 900 audiences. Thom knows that as the speaker or master of ceremonies he has a responsibility to set the tone for a strong conference attendee experience. Known as “The Conference Catalyst” he creates an atmosphere of fun and interaction that lasts beyond his presentation.
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Thom earned his Certified Speaking Professional (CSP) in 2014 and is committed to the business of meetings. He is the author of 12 books and is the host of the popular “Cool Things Entrepreneurs Do” podcast. On his show he has interviewed over 400 entrepreneurs, solopreneurs, business leaders and others with a focus on discovering how the most successful people get farther across the gap between potential and results.
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At 50 years old Thom decided to reinvent his life and make age 50 to 75 the best years of his life. This meant saying yes to things that scared him, and trying new things. Since that time Thom has jumped off buildings, took up running (and lost 30 lbs) and began performing stand up comedy.