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Suzanne Bates
Bates Communications
President and CEO

Suzanne Bates is an executive coach, author, speaker, entrepreneur and former award-winning television news anchor. As President and CEO of Bates Communications, she leads a firm that shows leaders how to get business results through better communication. Her firmís clients are top leaders in business, from Fortune 500 to small and midsize companies and professional services firms.

Suzanne is author of Speak like a CEO: Secrets to Commanding Attention and Getting Results (McGraw Hill 2005), which became a best seller on amazon.com in 2005. The book has also been published in Chinese, Russian and Indonesian. Suzanne has produced a six-CD set, the Speak Like a CEO Toolkit, and the Speak Like a CEO Home Study Course.

For 20 years, Suzanne was an acclaimed on air personality, with major market television stations WBZ-TV Boston, WCAU-TV Philadelphia and WFLA-TV Tampa-St. Petersburg. She won an AP News Award and was nominated for a Columbia DuPont Award, and over her career, interviewed thousands of political leaders, CEOs, experts, authors and celebrities.

Suzanneís work has helped thousands of leaders develop strong messages and deliver them in a powerful, effective way. They work with clients on every aspect of communication from the development of vision, strategy, to the preparation and delivery of outstanding speeches, presentations, and media interviews.

As a nationally as an expert in business communications and leadership, Suzanne has been quoted in the New York Times, New York Post, Fortune, Investors Business Daily, The Boston Globe, and hundreds of other newspapers, magazines and publications.

Suzanne has been a member of many organizations including the Leadership Council at Harvard Universityís Center for Business and Government, the CEO Club of Boston College, and The Boston Club. She is past-president of the Mass Womenís Political Caucus, a multi-partisan organization. She is also a member of the National Speakers Association.

Earning a B.S. in Radio-TV Journalism from the University of Illinois, Suzanne went on not only to have a career in media and communications, but also to teach seminars workshops at Harvard Business Schoolís Executive Education Program and the Kennedy School of Government at Harvard, Boston University, Babson College, Bentley College, and The Carroll School of Business at Boston College.

Suzanne is an active member of her community, frequently emceeing events for non-profit organizations. She is a 2002 winner of the Woman of Achievement award from the Boston Business and Professional Womenís Association, 2003 winner as a Woman of Distinction from the MS Society of New England and a 2006 winner of The Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundationís Champion Award. She was named a top-ten coach by Womenís Business Journal.

Suzanne lives in Wellesley, Massachusetts with her husband and daughter.

Bates Communications 40 Grove Street Suite 320 Wellesley MA 02482 781 235-8239 800 903-8239

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