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Speakers Boutique in the News!

Posted on August 29, 2012

Big thanks to the Chronicle Herald for featuring us in their business section this morning!

Speaker booking agent Tara Berthier stands next to one of her company’s banners in Halifax on Tuesday. (PETER PARSONS / Staff)

 

Speaker specialist goes solo

Tara Berthier’s first brush with the speaking industry started with booking Talk Sex with Sue Johanson.

As Dalhousie University’s vice-president of student life, Berthier arranged for the sexual educator to speak on campus. More»

Darrin Rose (from CBC’s Mr. D) on Fifty Shades of Grey

Posted on July 17, 2012

Back in May, Darrin Rose wrote a piece for the National Post on Fifty Shades of Grey and how it may negatively affect women living in the suburbs of Canada.  His main concern is that exercise facilities are going to start adopting the sexual practices used between Anastasia and Christian Grey (the two main characters in the book).

I’m currently reading the first book of the trilogy, and I can confidently say that I have no interest in joining any sado-masochism themed gym classes.  But, hey!  I have yet to finish the book.  More»

Welcome to Speakers Boutique’s Blog!

Posted on July 4, 2012

We are so excited to be sharing our new website with you.

At first glance, you might be thinking to yourself “Did Speakers Boutique choose their roster simply by looks?” While we are well aware that some of our speakers look like super models, the answer is no. We actually chose to work with these speakers because they are all incredible, accomplished individuals who have a message worth sharing. They have all “walked the walk,” so to speak (pun intended). More»

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