A dynamic inspirational and motivational speaker doesn't cover the true essence of Merri Dee. It's just the surface of this outstanding woman with an incredible story. Managing to sustain 30 + years in television is a remarkable feat. Her proactive, energetic and warm nature propelled her to succeed in many areas from news anchor, to talk show host, to children's advocate.
Ms. Dee is both unique and courageous because of her strength to survive gunshot wounds to the head when she and a television guest were kidnapped from a TV station. Lobbying state and city politicians, she assisted in the passage of Illinois' first Victims Bill of Rights legislation that has served as the model for the U.S.
In this challenging, competitive, global economy, where organizations are demanding extraordinary efforts from their employees, Merri Dee's captivating and entertaining presentations have helped thousands move beyond their limits. Encouraging achievement, leadership, survival and success where deemed improbable or impossible. Her audiences leave feeling and knowing that it is within them to succeed, because they can.
Ms. Dee can be reached at (773) 883-3170.