About Patricia Fripp - A Speaker for All Reasons

Presentation Skills Expert and Keynote Speaker Patricia Fripp, CSP, CPAE

Patricia Fripp, CSP, CPAE

When your message must be memorable, your presentation powerful, and your sale successful, call Patricia Fripp. One of the few professional speakers who can transform the presentation skills of others, she is an executive speech coach and sales presentation skills trainer. Kiplinger's Personal Finance wrote that one of the best investments you can make in your career is Patricia Fripp’s presentation skills training. Patricia simplifies and demystifies the process of preparing and presenting powerful, persuasive presentations. She delivers her message through keynote speeches, breakout sessions, and in-depth customized training and coaching. Patricia is now virtually everywhere with FrippVT, her interactive, learn-at-your-own-pace, virtual presentation skills training. Named “One of the 10 most electrifying speakers in North America” by Meetings and Conventions magazine, Patricia delivers high-content, entertaining, dramatically memorable presentations. She has won and 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). Patricia is a past president, and the first female president, of the over 3,500-member National Speakers Association. She is a member of the highly prestigious Speakers Roundtable, an invitation-only group of highly regarded professional speakers, authors, and consultants. Patricia teams up with her brother, legendary guitarist of King Crimson, Robert Fripp, for Fripp and Fripp presentations on “How to Be a Hero for More Than One Day” and “Beginner to Master.” She is the author of Make It So You Don't Have to Fake It! and Get What You Want! and co-author of Speaker's Edge, Speaking Secrets of the Masters and Insights Into Excellence. Fripp Virtual TrainingFripp Virtual Training’s Powerful, Persuasive Presentations is a multimillion-dollar, state-of-the-art, web-based training platform that emulates live training and coaching. It is almost as if Patricia Fripp were sitting right there with you. Join FrippVT.

Public Speaking Coaching & Training

Patricia Fripp and her expert associates provide customized presentation skills training for a variety of professionals in different industries. If you are searching for basic or advanced training and coaching in presentation skills, public speaking, business communication, and media training, we can help.Public Speaking Coaching & Training Find out what clients have to say about Patricia.

Fripp & Associates

fripp-book-eventFripp & Associates are experts in business communications and the ultimate resource if you want to improve the quality of your public speaking, executive presentations, sales presentations, or if you are looking for a keynote speaker for your meetings, conventions, and corporate events. Our range of professional services includes:
  • Keynote Presentations
  • Executive Speech Coaching
  • Sales Presentation Skills Training
  • PowerPoint® Presentation Training & Creation
  • Media Coaching & Training
  • Accent Reduction & American Accent Acquisition
  • Public Speaking Coaching & Training
  Patricia Fripp & Robert Fripp, Legendary Guitarist of King Crimson Patricia and Robert FrippIn addition to being an award-winning professional keynote speaker, executive speech coach, sales presentation trainer, and author… Patricia Fripp is also the adoring sister of guitarist Robert Fripp of King Crimson. As much as Robert Fripp is internationally known for his brilliance with the guitar... he is a superb and entertaining speaker. Would it help your attendance if you added a touch of celebrity to the meeting mix? Do you want to honor and appreciate the everyday heroes in your organization? Would your team members or convention audience benefit from knowing how to go from Beginner to Mastery? What would the financial impact be if everyone in your company understood the importance of discipline? Fripp and Fripp sometimes give presentations together. This inspirational team could be just what you need at your next event. Learn more about Robert Fripp's Speaking Engagements.

Fripp Wins the Cavett Award, The “Oscar” of Speaking

At the National Speakers Association’s annual convention in Orlando, Florida in July 1996, Patricia Fripp, CSP, CPAE was awarded the NSA’s highest honor, The Cavett Award.

According to the NSA, “The Cavett Award is NSA’s most cherished award. It is presented annually to the member whose accomplishments over the years have reflected outstanding credit, respect, honor and admiration on the Association and the entire profession of speaking, and whose actions (in terms of sharing, guiding and inspiring other members) most closely parallel the illustrious career of our Chairman Emeritus—CSP, CPAE Cavett Robert.”

Some pictures from the event:

Patricia accepts Cavett Award
Patricia's acceptance speech
Patricia with new CPAE's