Keynote Speaker

Opening Keynote

Naked Networking

Speaker: Kari Mirabal

Mon., Oct. 28 | 8:00 a.m. ET

Today’s competitive business market demands results, and a powerful circle of influence can help you achieve optimal results. Welcome to NAKED Networking® - a dynamic keynote that explores five common networking mistakes (and provides solutions). You'll explore an easy to remember acronym, NAKED (Neglect, Afraid, Knowledge, Engage, Dedicate) with Kari Mirabal, networking expert and high-energy presenter who leaves audiences begging for more.

Kari Mirabal

She leverages storytelling and simple real-world strategies to build and sustain authentic connections. Discover how to position yourself for success in this energizing experience that challenges you to build and sustain powerful networks. Brace yourself for an exhilarating journey as you dive into creative methods to "NETWORK SMARTER".

During this dynamic presentation you will:

  • Discover five networking mistakes (and solutions)
  • Learn a proven three-step networking strategy
  • Explore ways to push past FEAR to network with confidence
  • Have a chance to ask questions

Kari Mirabal is a seasoned and award-winning speaker – a passionate leader with a proven track record for inspiring audiences across the country, and abroad, to think differently. She cut her teeth in the networking arena as a former IT recruiter and recruiting company business owner who once helped countless professionals secure new careers. She has helped place people within a variety of industries including technology, healthcare, manufacturing, finance, government, telecom, construction, and oil/gas.  She travels the globe helping hundreds of thousands of people explore how networking can change their career (and their life like it did hers). She specializes in helping business professionals build and sustain powerful connections – authentically.