Chefsnätverket Close are pleased to announce that their Lecturers Susanne Pettersson and Andreas Ekström won Talarforum Speaker of the year award 2018 held at Bernssalonger in Stockholm on Tuesday 5 February. Susanne Pettersson won the award in the category of Speaker of the year – Woman, and Andreas Ekström won the award in the category of Speaker of the year – Man.
Chefsnätverket Close partner Talarforum AB is an independent Speaker. They help their customers find the right lecturer, moderator or entertainer for their particular occasion. Both the lecturer and the subject are tailor-made and adapted to each occasion. They arrange this award by voting of the audience. There are four categories in the Speaker of the Year award Breakthrough, Moderator, Man, and Woman. The goal of the award is to raise both the speaker industry and individuals who pass their concept in a way that truly gets to the audience.
About Susanne Pettersson
Susanne Pettersson is a highly sought-after lecturer, as well as one of Scandinavia’s leading consultants in change work. She has 25 years of experience in developing individuals, teams and organizations for success, power, and balance.
Susanne acts as a consultant in the business sector, the public sector, and sports. She is also active as a sports psychological advisor for Swedish elite athletes and their coaches. She is, among other things, a mental advisor to the ice hockey team Malmö Redhawks.
Susanne is the author of the books ” Lead with Confidence”, ” Develop the Power Within You”, “Break Up and Come Back”, “Draw the Same Direction” and “Present and Brilliance”.
Today, Susanne works with change processes! Susanne is specially trained to recognize which factors lead to success regardless of industry and system level. Susanne then leads individuals, teams, and organizations to lasting changes.
About Andreas Ekström
Andreas Ekström works as a journalist at Sydsvenskan and has reached an international audience with his lectures on digitization. He was nominated for the Speaker of the Year – Man 2017 and won the category Speaker of the Year – Breakthrough 2015. He also works as a moderator and has a great habit of conducting interviews and seminars on stage. Andreas’s lecture at TED has been seen by a million people worldwide.