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20th Anniversary Gala & Silent Auction | Oct 18
Detati Corporate Office & Studio
265 Caspian Drive
Sunnyvale, CA 94089
Thursday, October 18, 2018, 5:30 PM - 10:00 PM PDT
Category: Monthly Event

20th Anniversary Gala & Silent Auction

How Stories Build Your Business and Credibility

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How often have your potential clients resisted your most persuasive sales conversation? It’s aggravating, especially because you know that your services are exactly what they have been looking for.

Good news. Our guest speaker is Patricia Fripp, a Hall of Fame speaker and presentation skills expert. Kiplinger’s Personal Finance wrote, “One of the best investments you can make in your career is to learn presentation skills from Patricia Fripp.” As Patricia always says, “Nobody can resist a story well told.”

In her interactive session you will learn:

  • Three foolproof story formulas that help increase profits
  • Where to find your best stories that will be easy to tell
  • Advanced and little-known presentation techniques to make you a pro

Come learn how to tell your story well!

About the Presenter

Patricia FrippCompanies hire Patricia when they want to gain a competitive edge by mastering conversations and presentations. For 25-years, Patricia Fripp has helped executives, sales teams, and engineers drive business results. A Hall of Fame keynote speaker who has delighted audiences, Meetings and Conventions magazine named her “One of the 10 Most Electrifying Speakers in North America.” Patricia’s presentation training is available 24/7 on; it is an easy, convenient, and cost-effective way to become a powerful presenter.




Gala Festivities & Silent Auction

Come celebrate the 20th Anniversary of Women In Consulting!

Our focus is on your story: What Story Are You Creating – for yourself? For your business? 

There will be BLING!

Wear what brings you joy – ballgowns, business attire, or whatever strikes your fancy.

Bring a guest – your best friend, partner, spouse, client. Everyone can benefit from the lively tips on public speaking delivered by our speaker Patricia Fripp. Check out the special reduced pricing for guests registered when you register yourself: only $50 per guest.

Create a crown, a cuff, decorate yourself with gems and boas.

There will be BUBBLES!

Come toast the founding of Women In Consulting, the women who had the vision to make this vibrant organization thrive, and all of us who continue to carry forward the generosity and focus that help each of us move towards success in our businesses.

There will be VIDEO! (This isn’t Vegas.) 

Record your story – doesn’t have to be an elevator pitch. Reveal more about who you are and the stories you have to tell. Videos can be shared, added to the Women In Consulting website, used to promote your business – you decide. 

Don't miss our 20th Anniversary Gala Celebration!
And, remember to check out the 
Annual Silent Auction – now supporting mobile online bidding – the annual fundraiser for Women In Consulting and Second Harvest Food Bank.



Includes gala event, festivities, dinner and beverage.

  • Premium members: $55 through Wednesday, October 10, 2018; $65 after that and at the door
  • Basic Members: $65 through Wednesday, October 10, 2018; $75 after that and at the door
  • Non-members: $75 through Wednesday, October 10, 2018; $85 after that and at the door

Register a guest at the same time you register yourself and the cost is only $50 per guest!!


Many Thanks To Our Gold Sponsor



Many Thanks To Our Silver Sponsor

Andreja Dugacki


Many Thanks To Our Event Sponsors

Roberta Kiphuth, President, Detati Digital Marketing, Certified InfusionSoft Consultant

Roberta Kiphuth   Detati

Detati helps small- and mid-sized businesses scale their businesses with more effective digital marketing. We have a focus on accounting, bookkeeping and IT service firms.

Angi Roberts, Owner & Founder, The Association Office
Angi Roberts The Association Office
Helping trade associations, private foundations and small nonprofits develop their own unique set of cultural and governance best practices.   

Jen Berkley Jackson, President, The Insight Advantage
Jen Berkley Jackson  The Insight Advantage logo
An Insights-Driven Market Research Firm, we utilize a variety of market research tools and methods to provide the data our clients need to make better business decisions.

Wendy Wood, Wendy Wood Designs
Wendy Wood
Wendy Wood Designs   

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