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Partial list of clients

• American Express
• Delta Air Lines
• Disney
• Honeywell
• Nestle
• Procter & Gamble
• Shell Oil
• Verizon Wireless
• Wal-Mart
• Wells Fargo
• Whirlpool
• Albany Medical Center
• Alive Hospice
• American Cancer Society
• American Red Cross
• Avera
• Bayer
• BloodSource
• Catholic Health Initiatives
• CentraState
• Child Welfare Institute
• Christiana Healthcare System
• Conemaugh Health System
• DeKalb Medical Center
• DaVita
• Florida Hospital System
• Geisinger Medical Center
• Holy Cross Hospital
• Inova
• Johnson & Johnson
• Loma Linda University Medical Center
• Mayo Clinic
• Memorial Health Care System
• Ministry Health Care
• National Association of Healthcare Quality
• Nursing Spectrum
• Norton Health Care System
• Parkland Hospital
• St Luke’s Hospital
• Scottsdale Healthcare
• Sentara Healthcare System
• Trends Critical Care Conference
• Virginia Organization of Nurse Executives
• Virtua Health Care System
• WI Society for Healthcare Education & Training
• Washington Hospital Center
Health Care Associations
• American Heart Association
• American Red Cross
• American Society of Perianesthesia Nurses
• Arkansas Hospital Association
• California Association of Hospital Admissions Management
• Emergency Nurses Association
• Health Information Management Association
• Idaho Hospital Association
• Medical Group Management Association
• Michigan Hospital Association
• Minnesota Directors of Nursing Administration
• National Association of Healthcare Access Management
• National Association of Healthcare Document Integrity
• National Association of Healthcare Recruitment
• National Association of Healthcare Quality
• National Association of Orthopedic Nurses
• National Association of School Nurses
• National Kidney Foundation
• NC Association of Nurse Leaders
• NY Home Care Association
• NY State Nurses Association
• Pennsylvania Association of Occupational Health Nurses
• Pennsylvania Nurses Association
• Wound Ostomy Nurses
• American Society for Training & Development (ASTD)
• Association of Legal Administrators
• Association of Management Accountants
• Case Management Society of America
• Financial Planning Association of Georgia
• Georgia Society of Association Executives
• Meeting Planners Association (MPI)
• Portland Human Resource Management Association
• Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM)
Banking/Insurance/Real Estate
• Bank One
• Country Wide Mortgage
• Dwight Asset Management
• GMAC Realtors
• Florida Association of Realtors
• Institute of Management Accountants
• South Carolina Bankers Association
• Wells Fargo
• Allergan
• Pfizer
• Roche
• Sanofi-Aventis
• Arizona Department of Education
• Chattanooga State Technical College
• Chicago School System
• Clemson University
• Drexel University
• Penn State
• University of Maryland
• University of Minnesota
• University of Tennessee
• University of Pittsburgh
• VA Department of Education
• Dover Downs
• Hearst Corporation
• Today Media Inc.
• Army National Guard
• Philadelphia VA Medical Center
• Pittsburg VA Medical Center
• State of N.J.
• US Coast Guard
• Delaware Women’s Conference
• Habitat for Humanity
• Hope Circle
• Westside Community Foundation



Clients & Testimonials

“A breakthrough day! Kathy’s presentation blew me away. She modeled the message and totally exceeded my highest expectations!”

— Jeff Noel, The Disney Institute

"After hearing Kathy speak, I left so inspired and excited that we instituted The Shed for Success Program. I've never seen my staff so engaged about change! If you are looking for employee engagement and culture change, call Kathy Dempsey!”

— Jacqueline Jenkins, Director of Nursing, Mayo Clinic
Mayo Clinic Engaged Employees

"We asked our members who they wanted to see speak at next year’s conference. They told us Bill Clinton, Lance Armstrong and Kathy Dempsey. We chose Kathy Dempsey!”

— SHRM Ohio State Conference Planning Committee

"We see many speakers from all over the United States, and Kathy is one of the best I’ve ever seen. One of our mottos at Wal-mart is Make a Difference. Kathy has done that for us!”

— Dawn Scifres, Corporate HR Specialist, Wal-Mart

"Kathy’s Shed or You’re Dead® philosophy transformed our Six Sigma deployment."

— Vinny Tucillo, Director, Global Six Sigma, Honeywell

"The Shed for Success™ training program was dynamic and relevant. I have never seen our employees more energized and engaged in their interactions with our customers."

— Jeffrey Vollum, Deputy Director, Philadelphia VA Medical Center
Philadelphia VA Medical Center

"Kathy’s keynote was energetic and presented with passion! I endorse her message, “The greatest accountability lies in focusing your energy on changing yourself, not others!”

— Thomas F. Smith, V.P., Sales Operations & Customer Development, Nestle

“I believe that every healthcare organization in this country could benefit from Kathy’s  shedding message.  She gives people permission to SHED! And if they don’t shed, healthcare costs and dysfunction in the workplace will increase!”

— Al Cornish, VP, Norton Health Care System
Norton Healthcare System

"Kathy’s shedding message was inspiring and compelling and stuck like glue with our 600+ supervisors."

— Jacqueline D. Brock, Director of Leadership and Organizational Development, Parkland Hospital
Parkland Hospital

“Healthcare is facing its most challenging times and the organizations that prepare their people will be the ones that survive and thrive!   Preparing your people to SHED for Success™ and move forward with “whatever changes may take place” is the best health care insurance policy you can buy!”

— Joel Schwartz, MD Chairman, Department of Psychiatry at Abington Memorial Hospital
Abington Memorial Hospital

"Kathy powerful message gets you to think differently! She made me look great! My district sales managers told me it was one of the best management training programs they had ever attended!

— Jim Trunick, Sr Director, Corporate Training & Development, Allergan Pharmaceuticals

"Best training session since I started this job! As a result of Kathy’s session, performance from our sales professionals will certainly improve!"

— Mindi Myser, District Sales Manager, sanofi-aventis

"If you are looking for results, Kathy Dempsey can get you there. What impresses me most is her ability to help people stop, think, focus, and make better decisions, all in a fun and lighthearted way!"

— Clark Taylor, CEO, Memorial Health Care System, CHI
Catholic Health Initiative

"Kathy is a remarkable presenter! The session was extremely beneficial and exceeded ALL my expectations. I will definitely do my job more effectively and change my behavior.”

— Dave Durham, Manager, Distance Learning, GSK

"We couldn’t get enough of Kathy and her sidekick Lenny. She delivers a dynamic shedding presentation that no one should miss!"

— Susan Juarez, VP Education, Davita Inc.

"Kathy’s energizes and captivates an audience. If you need a wake up call, don’t miss her presentation!”

— Bob Danzig, Former CEO Hearst Newspapers
Hearst Newspapers

Featured Client Videos

Watch how Verizon Wireless leads the charge on embracing change in their organization.

Listen to what CEO of Genesis Health System says after attending an inspirational keynote session with Kathy Dempsey.