Speaking

Melanie Notkin is an engaging and dynamic speaker ready to make your event or conference shine. Whether it's a room filled with C-level marketing executives, social media marketers, agency representatives or entrepreneurial women looking to be educated and inspired, Melanie is the right choice.

Speaking Opportunities

Conferences and Large Events:

From keynotes to panel discussions, Melanie will enliven the audience and the discussion

Lunch and Learn Programs and Offsites

Melanie will guide your teams through The Power of the PANK in small sessions or in front of large corporate audiences

Agency Client Presentations

Invite Melanie to show your clients you've got the national authority on PANKs on your team

Brand or Product Event Hosting

Want to engage PANKs live telecast in your brand or product launch? Invite the woman who inspires them most



Next Up: Fertility Planit Show, Los Angeles, January 12-13, 2013, at the Hyatt Regency Century Plaza

Some Past Speaking Engagements:

Toy Industry Association PlayCon Fly In DC 2012

Spark and Hustle, New York, NY

Internet is People: Women in Entrepreneurship, New York, NY

The Audience Conference: New York

Social Media Week: Social Media Breakfast, New York, NY

Mashable NXT Up: Lessons from the Internet Start Up Community, New York, NY

Next Web: Web 2.0 Meetup: New York, NY





Melanie Notkin is a powerhouse of information and energy and was a true highlight in our 2012 PlayCon program. She is an engaging, spirited and genuine speaker. Her knowledge and passion about the business of social media was expertly intertwined with observations and insights about kids, families and Generation Xers … and their connections with the toy, game and play-related industries. She really connected with our group and was a fantastic addition to the curriculum and conference experience!"

Kimberly Carcone, Director, Trade Show and Event Marketing, Toy Industry Association

"Melanie captivated my audience with her story of turning a concept into cash—and wowed us with her stunning heels! She's not only a savvy auntie; she's a super savvy speaker and business owner. Loved having her at Spark & Hustle."

Tory Johnson — founder of Spark & Hustle

"Melanie Notkin spoke at Mashable's NextUp NYC speakers' series. She captivated the audience with her unique story, glowing personality and industry perspective."

Adam Hirsch, (former) COO, Mashable

"Melanie Notkin spoke at my "Audience Conference". She was smart, witty and insightful. The audience loved her. Her unique blend of online and real world experience gives her a fresh point of view. She is one of the leading female voices online."

Loren Feldman, Founder, Audience Conference

38% of PANKs say, "My co-workers would be surprised to know how much I enjoy working around my home A surprisingly large number (34%) even expect to help pay for a child's education. - The Power of the PANK



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