Janine’s sister, Lee Lazarus, joined her at The Presentation Company in 2002 after being convinced that together they could change the way business presentations are created. Lee had spent years developing the branding, marketing communication, and PR strategy for two of the fastest-growing Internet and telecommunications market-research firms in Silicon Valley. As head of media relations, she understood the importance of translating mounds of data and information into clear and concise messages.
The World Takes Notice
With Janine in charge of global training and Lee overseeing sales and marketing, The Presentation Company, along with its top-notch staff, train and consult with some of the world’s top corporations, including Facebook, Instagram, Hewlett Packard, Nike, Cisco, and MetLife.
Its mission is to help people – regardless of their roles – create captivating and results-oriented presentations. TPC’s workshops provide innovative visual storytelling and data visualization solutions that address the top presentation challenges: clearly communicating the value of your message and inspiring business conversations that drive people to action.
A Unique Culture
As self-avowed “mompreneurs,” Lee Lazarus and Janine Kurnoff have invested nearly 20 years in developing a company culture that cherishes personal life as seriously as it values business life. In this vein, they have recruited the best talent who, like them, choose to live, not just preach, their core values. Through these values, they have become the trusted advisors whom their clients rely on today.
The result? Talented businesspeople are able to move their careers forward and gain recognition as confident, persuasive, and memorable presenters – ones executives and key stakeholders want to make time for.
We infuse excitement and commitment into what we do and how we do it.
We act with honesty and trustworthiness in everything we do.
We deliver what we promise and add value beyond what is expected.
We believe that meaningful change results from looking at challenges and opportunities differently, and we exercise our curiosity to take risks.
We are one company, one team, and we believe succeeding together is as important as succeeding independently.
We believe in encouraging our customers and team to work and live their best lives.
We partner with NovoEd to build and deliver memorable, meaningful on-demand learning experiences at scale that combine relevant content and engaging learning activities.
NovoEd’s social and collaborative platform supports learner engagement from start to finish. We use NovoEd to enable learners to go beyond solo content consumption and assessment to power Real Learning™ and build high-value storytelling skills. The teamwork, peer feedback, mentor support, and practice are designed to deepen and sustain learning and behavior change, and ultimately create a lasting business impact.
We understand that people learn best by doing, and our partnership with NovoEd provides clients with highly experiential online learning experiences where learners can access content 24/7 and connect with others, while providing opportunities for practical application and coaching.
Software Productivity Strategists, Inc. (SPS), works with us to provide a complete design, delivery and production service for your virtual event.
SPS brings over 10 years of virtual production and facilitation to the partnership. Their team of experts supports virtual instructors using HP Virtual Rooms, Microsoft Lync, Cisco WebEx and Adobe Connect Pro. SPS also provides recording and editing services and is a Microsoft Live Meeting and HP Virtual Rooms reseller.
Our partnership with SPS provides everything needed for a seamless virtual event!
We have worked extensively with Mandel Communications over the past 15 years, focusing on meeting the needs of clients when it comes to developing presentations and training. Mandel has extensive experience in helping clients understand how to build great content and messaging that is listener-centric, clear and compelling. They also coach communicators on how to be confident, credible and interactive.
Recognizing the great influence visuals have in any successful presentation (after all, over half of what we remember is visual), we work together to help clients learn how to bring their Mandel Blueprint™ content to life visually in PowerPoint as well as in virtual meeting environments such as WebEx, Live Meeting, Adobe Connect, HP Virtual Rooms, etc.
Our partnership ensures clients receive a well-rounded presentation or training experience that covers all aspects of a great presentation—from planning to design to delivery.