Legendary platform experience

For over 35 years Patricia Fripp has delighted audiences and meeting planners with her captivating keynote speeches and interactive breakout sessions. Because of her versatility, most clients who engage her as a keynote speaker also book her to deliver multiple breakout sessions at the same conference.

Patricia’s over 3,500 presentations delivered on five continents have covered all industries with rave reviews. You can feel confident, with Patricia Fripp at your conference you have a seasoned, proven professional.

 

Impressive credentials

Patricia has won or been awarded these designations by the National Speakers Association: Certified Speaking Professional (CSP), CPAE, Hall of Fame keynote speaker, and the Cavett Award (considered the Oscar of speaking).

Named “One of the 10 Most Electrifying Speakers in North America” by Meetings and Conventions magazine, Patricia delivers high-content, entertaining, dramatically memorable presentations.

Partial Client List

Associations

Associations

  • American Equipment Dealers
  • American Gem Society
  • Association of Image Consultants International
  • American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientists
  • American Payroll Association
  • American Salvage Pool Association
  • American Society of Association Executives
  • American Society of Women Accountants
  • Bay Area Travel Association
  • CalSAE California Association of Association Executives
  • California Association of Public Purchasing Agents
  • California Business Education Association
  • California District Attorneys Association
  • California Tire Dealers & Retreaders Association
  • Carolina-Virginia Telephone Membership Association
  • Dietary Managers Association
  • Electrical Apparatus Service Association
  • ESCA Exhibition Services & Contractors Association
  • Florida Nursery, Growers & Landscape Association
  • EA Media Women’s Conference
  • Florida Nursery, Growers & Landscape Association
  • Electric Boat Management Association
  • Graphic Arts Supplier Association
  • IAMC: Industrial Asset Management Council
  • International Association of Fairs and Expositions
  • International Special Events Society
  • International Sanitary Supply Association
  • League of California Cities
  • Meeting Professionals International
  • Measurement Science Conference
  • National Auctioneers Association
  • National Apartment Association
  • National Association of Flour Distributors
  • National Association of Legal Vendors
  • National Association of Marketing Directors
  • National Association of Music Merchants
  • American Association of Nurse Anesthetists
  • NAWBO, National Association of Women Business Owners
  • National Association Retail Traders of Australia
  • National Court Reporters Association
  • National Conference for Political Involvement Professionals
  • National Fallen Fire Fighters Foundation
  • National Industries for the Blind
  • National Office Machine Dealers Association
  • Pennsylvania Association of School Business Officials
  • Pennsylvania Convention & Visitors Bureau
  • Phoenix Project Managers
  • Plantscape Industry Alliance
  • Professional Association of Childhood Education
  • Professional Convention Managers Association
  • Professional Housing Management Association
  • Promotional Products Association International
  • Recreation Vehicle Industry Association
  • Sacramento Society of Association Executives
  • SOCAP Society of Consumer Affairs Professionals
  • South Carolina Trucking Association
  • Specialty Advertising Association of California
  • Toastmasters International
  • Wholesale Florist & Florist Supplier Association
  • Wholesale Stationers Association

Advertising

  • The Kaplan Thaler Group

Assisted Living

  • AegisLiving
  • be Group
  • Integral Senior Living
  • Rogue Valley Manor

Automotive

Automotive

  • Autotrader.com
  • Coachman Industries
  • Ford Heavy Truck
  • General Motors
  • Lexus Australia
  • Mack Truck

Banking

Banking

  • Bank of America
  • Bank of Butterfield
  • California Bankers Association
  • California Federal Bank
  • Capitol Bank of Commerce
  • Carolina-Virginia Telephone Membership Association
  • Chase
  • Citibank
  • Community Bankers of Georgia
  • Community Bank Santa Maria
  • Discover Card Services, Inc.
  • First Alabama Bank
  • First Chicago
  • Fiserv
  • First National of Nebraska
  • First Northern Bank
  • Gulfnet
  • Missouri Bankers Association Executive Management Conference
  • Pennsylvania Bankers Association
  • Project Managers Association
  • Tennessee Hotel & Lodging Association
  • Texas Credit Union League
  • Travis Credit Union
  • Wells Fargo
  • Windy City Summit

Beauty

Beauty

  • Abba
  • Aveda
  • Beauty First
  • CosMedix
  • Cosmetology Educators of America
  • Darphin
  • Fantastic Sams
  • Great Clips
  • Hair Designer TV.com
  • Markham
  • Milady Thompson
  • OnRite Hair Replacement
  • Phyto
  • PureOlogy
  • Rodan + Fields
  • Sebring International
  • Supercuts

Biotech

Biotech

  • Allergan, Inc.
  • HX Diagnostics, Inc
  • Genentech
  • National Association of Pharmaceutical Scientists
  • XDx

Business Forms

Business Forms

  • Moore Business Forms
  • Standard Register
  • Vanier Business Forms

Chambers of Commerce

Chambers of Commerce

  • Anchorage, Carlisle, Charlotte, Fayetteville, Milpitas, San Francisco, San Jose, Santa Rosa, Raleigh, Tulsa
  • Anchorage Convention and Visitors Bureau
  • Fresno Chamber of Commerce
  • Las Vegas Chamber of Commerce
  • Murfreesboro, TN
  • Oakland Convention & Visitors Bureau
  • Rehoboth-Dewey Beach

Clergy

Clergy

  • Abilene Christian University Technology & Communication Officers Association
  • Pacific Union Conference
  • Seventh-day Adventist Pastors

Construction / Engineering

Construction / Engineering

  • Abide International
  • Decra-Scape, Inc.
  • Florsheim Homes
  • Industrial Asset Management Council (IAMC)
  • Kaufman & Broad Home Builders
  • National Association of Women in Construction
  • NOVO Construction
  • R.W. Armstrong
  • Ryland Homes
  • SmithGroup
  • Solar Turbines
  • Stanley Tools
  • West Coast Insulation
  • Women in Construction

Convenience Stores

Convenience Stores

  • Convenient Food Marts
  • Mapco
  • National Association of Convenience Stores
  • Tom Thumb

Corporations

Corporations

  • ADP
  • AegisLiving
  • Andersen Consulting
  • AT&T
  • Atlas Van Lines
  • American Home Shield
  • Amway Corporation
  • Bartlett Tree Experts
  • Cisco Systems, Inc.
  • Federal Express
  • Century Theatres
  • Choice Hotels
  • GAP
  • GTE
  • HeadQuarters
  • HP Products Corporation
  • IBM
  • Innisbrook Wraps
  • Integral Senior Living
  • Jackson Hewitt
  • Keystone Foods
  • Levi Strauss
  • Lockheed Martin
  • Martin Marietta Strategic Systems
  • Merck
  • MHN A Healthnet Company
  • Motorola
  • MCIWorldcom
  • Office Depot
  • Owens-Corning Fiberglass
  • Pfizer Animal Health
  • Raytheon
  • Sears Holdings
  • Sony
  • Thomas Kinkade Company
  • United Airlines
  • US Airways
  • Xerox Corporation
  • Yuba-Sutter Economic Development Corporation

Consulting

  • Competitive Edge Seminars
  • Dr Life, Inc.
  • Earnst & Young
  • Explorer Group, Inc
  • KPMG
  • McKesson Corporation
  • Ohlhauser & Associates Ltd.
  • Pathways to Leadership, Inc.
  • Pennisular Partners
  • Sante Fe Institute
  • Savage International
  • Spidell Publishing
  • TEC Worldwide
  • Trusted Advisor Associates
  • Thomas Direct
  • White River Partners
  • The Knowledge Gym
  • Reed Business Information
  • Results Continuum Inc.

Death Care

  • American Cemetery Association
  • California Interment Association
  • Biondan & LP, Inc.
  • Cremation Association of North America
  • New York State Association of Cemeteries
  • Ontario Cemetery Association
  • SCI Service Corporation International

Dental

Dental

  • Academy of Dentistry-Toronto
  • Advanced Hygiene Concepts
  • American Dental Association
  • Arum Dental Labs
  • Burkhart Dental
  • California Dental Association
  • Chicago Dental Society
  • Florida Dental Conference
  • The Hinman Dental Society
  • Les Journees Dentaires du Quebec
  • Sentage Dental Group

Direct Sales

Direct Sales

  • Amway Corporation
  • Aloette Cosmetics
  • Athena's Home Novelties
  • Arbonne Cosmetics
  • Beeline Fashions
  • Deco Plants
  • Discovery Toys, Inc.
  • G & S Marketing
  • Innisbrook Wrap
  • Jewels by Park Lane
  • The Pampered Chef
  • Petra Fashions
  • Shaperite
  • Rubbermaid
  • Weekenders

Education

Education

  • Abilene Christian University
  • Butte College Small Business Development
  • Crestcom International
  • Learning Well, Inc.
  • National Association of Educational Buyers
  • Pearson Digital Learning
  • Penn State
  • Pepperdine University
  • SACUBO(College and Universities)
  • Stanford University
  • Thomas Learning
  • University of Alaska
  • Western Business & Information Technology Educators

Financial

Financial

  • Altman Vilandrie & Company
  • Alaska Credit Union
  • Ashfield & Co.
  • American Express
  • California Bankers Association
  • California Federal Bank
  • Centarus Financial
  • Charles Schwab
  • Citibank
  • CNL Investments
  • Collins Barrow
  • Community Bankers of Georgia
  • Commonwealth Equity
  • CU Direct
  • CUNA Mutual
  • Discover Card
  • Dopkins & Company
  • Fidelity Investments
  • First Franklin
  • First American Title
  • Genstar Capital
  • Heartland Advisors
  • Heartland Funds
  • Jackson Hewitt Tax Service Inc.
  • Lindquist LLP
  • Merrill Lynch
  • Many Credit Unions
  • MDRT
  • Michigan Credit Union League
  • Mid-State Bank & Trust
  • Morgan Stanley
  • MVP National Securities
  • North Texas Association for Financial Planning
  • Old Mutual Brokers
  • Price Waterhouse Cooper
  • Royal Trust
  • Salve Finance
  • Texas Credit Union League
  • The Standard
  • Tokai Financial Services
  • Visa
  • Wachovia Securities
  • Wilshire Finance Partners, Inc.

Food Industry

Food Industry

  • Blue Diamond Growers
  • Buffalo Bill Brewery
  • California Grocers Assn.
  • Dole
  • Foster Farms
  • Keystone Foods LLC
  • Marsh Supermarkets
  • McDonald's
  • Ocean Spray

Franchises

Franchises

  • Diet Center
  • Great Clips
  • Fantastic Sams
  • Fiber Seal
  • Kwik Kopy
  • LA Weight Loss
  • McDonald's
  • Subway
  • Zumba Fitness, LLC

Government

Government

  • City of Chandler
  • International Association Personnel Employment Securities
  • Legislative Data Center
  • Nebraska Department of Labor
  • Nevada & New Mexico Governors' Conferences
  • Office of the State Superintendent of Education
  • Social Security Administration
  • Society of Government Meeting Planners
  • State of California Department of Consumer Affairs

Healthcare

Healthcare

  • Belimed, Inc.
  • Clarion Hospital Group
  • CodeRyte, Inc.
  • El Camino Hospital
  • Franciscan Sisters of the Poor Health Services
  • Genzyme
  • Healthcare Management Systems, Inc.
  • Immuno Laboratories
  • Kaiser Permanente, Inc.
  • Lash Group
  • Ontario Hospital Association
  • Ortho Biotech Products, LP
  • Suburban Physician Organization
  • Target Focus Training
  • Thermo BioStar
  • Union Hospital Health Group Terre Haute
  • VIE Healthcare
  • XDx
  • Zumba

Horticulture

  • Bartlett Tree Expert Company
  • Deco Plants
  • WorldScape 2000

Hospitality

Hospitality

  • Choice Hotels
  • Country Hearth Inn
  • Embassy Suites Hotels
  • Holiday Inn
  • Kimpton Hotels
  • Pacific Hotels Management
  • Ritz-Carlton
  • Sheraton

Insurance

Insurance

  • American Bankers Insurance Group
  • AAA Insurance Company
  • AON
  • Arizona Association of Life Underwriters
  • Association of Home Office Underwriters
  • Blue Cross / Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Blue Cross / Blue Shield of South Carolina
  • California State Automobile Association
  • Carolinas Insurance Group, LLC
  • First American Home Warranty
  • IA Pacific
  • Industrial Alliance Life Insurance Company
  • Institute of Home Office Underwriters
  • Liberty Mutual
  • Midland National Life Insurance Company
  • Million Dollar Round Table
  • Nationwide Insurance Company
  • Risk & Insurance Management Society
  • Sacramento Life Underwriters
  • The Standard Insurance Company
  • TIAA Teachers Insurance & Annuity Association

Legal

  • Fagen Friedman & Fulfrost, LLP

Manufactured Housing

Housing

  • Fleetwood Homes
  • Idaho Manufactured Housing Association
  • National Manufactured Housing Association

Non-Profit / Charity

Non-Profit

  • Leukemia Society
  • Make a Wish
  • Wardrobe for Opportunity

Other

Other

  • Arbitron
  • California Conference on Quality
  • Charter Media
  • Consolidated Communications
  • Continental Breakfast Club (17 times)
  • Employee Replacement Council (ERC)
  • Exhibit Arts
  • Expressworks International
  • Fresno Valley Business Conference
  • Innisbrook Wrap
  • Meridian Police Department
  • Meetings Professionals International,
    Rocky Mountain Chapter
  • National Guard
  • Ohio Apprenticeship Conference
  • Radio Advertising Bureau
  • Ragan Speech Writers Conference
  • Simon Property Group
  • The Gem Society
  • Young Presidents Organization (YPO)
  • VHA Inc.
  • VisionOne Inc
  • The Wounded Warrior Project

Personnel

  • Professionals in Human Resources Association
  • TSU Staffing
  • Volt Services

Pharmaceuticals

Personnel & Pool Care

  • Dendreon
  • Eli Lilly
  • ImClone Systems Incorporated
  • Johnson & Johnson
  • Savient Pharmaceuticals
  • Ortho Biotech Products
  • Pfizer Animal Health
  • Pfizer, Inc

Pool Care

  • BioGuard
  • Biolab Toronto

Publishing

  • Coffee News
  • Canada Wide
  • Congressional Quarterly

Real EstateReal Estate

  • Alain Pinel Realtors
  • All Valley Mortgage
  • American Escrow Association
  • Board of Realtors, Chaleston, West Virginia
  • Century 21
  • Colliers International
  • Florida Association of Realtors
  • Foster Core Services
  • Gallery of Homes
  • Institute of Real Estate Management
  • Kanawha Valley Board of Realtors
  • Long and Foster
  • Missouri Association of Realtors
  • New Jersey Association of Realtors
  • Silicon Valley Association of Realtors
  • Starker Services, Inc.
  • The Reliant Group
  • Realty World
  • William E. Wood & Assoc.

RetailRetail

  • Elizabeth Arden
  • Sears
  • Simon Property Group

Sales and Marketing Executives

  • Sales and Marketing Executives, International Conventions
  • Sales and Marketing Executives, Little Rock
  • Sales and Marketing Executives, San Francisco
  • Sales and Marketing Executives Vancouver

TechnologyTechnology

  • AG Consulting
  • Altman Vilandrie & Company
  • Apple Computer
  • Callidus Software
  • CellMax
  • Cisco Systems, Inc.
  • CIS Users Group
  • Concur
  • CoreMedia Systems
  • Cyborg
  • Cyborg Users
  • Electroglas
  • Florida Information Services
  • FOCUS Learning Corporation
  • General Electric Nuclear
  • eWomenNetwork.com
  • Florida Information Services
  • General Electric Nuclear
  • IBM
  • InfoVista
  • Microsoft
  • Meridian Systems
  • Myriad Software
  • Nutanix
  • Perkin Elmer
  • Raytheon
  • SalesLink
  • SAP BusinessObjects
  • School Dude
  • Sterling Software
  • Symantec
  • Tiburon, Inc.
  • UNITE (Unisys Users)
  • Unitech
  • VERITAS Software Australia
  • VERITAS Software (Canada) Inc.
  • VERITAS Software Europe
  • VERITAS Software USA
  • VM Ware

Telecommunications

  • Bell South Cellular
  • MCI WorldCom
  • NYNEX
  • Ohio Telecommunications
  • Southwestern Bell
  • US West Direct

Teleconferencing

  • Liveware 5
  • Visendus
  • Westcott Communications, Inc.

Training

  • ASTD, American Society of Training and Development
  • Crestcom International, Ltd.
  • Society of Insurance Trainers & Educators
  • Target Focus Training

Travel

  • AAA Travel
  • Apollo Travel
  • Sato Travel
  • TraveLeaders
  • Travel Leisure Group
  • United Airlines

Utilities

  • American Gas Association
  • Belectric USA
  • GE Nuclear Energy
  • Illinois Power
  • Pacific Gas & Electric Co.
  • Portland General Electric Co.

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