Keynote Speaker – Kathryn Mackenzie Sept 13th 2017 – 6:00pm

Hope everyone had a lovely summer! In the upcoming September 13th Grosvenor Toastmaster meeting, happening at 6:00pm, at the Marriott 475 Yonge St, Toronto, we have the privilege to listen to Kathryn MacKenzie, an award-winning speaker, certified public speaking coach, presentation skills instructor and keynote speaker.

She will train you on how to become a top speaker, communicator, and presenter.

Kathryn has been the opening Keynote Speaker at five annual Toastmasters’ District Conferences. She has also taught Speaking with Confidence College courses at George Brown College in Toronto and has provided training for businesses, associations, school boards, and conference breakout sessions in Canada, the US, and Europe.

In 2010 Kathryn authored a book on how to create “Speeches That Will Leave Them Speechless”, and in 2014 she was a contributing author to Amazon #1 Best Seller, “World Class Speaking in Action”.

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Aart Vandermeer

On December 27th 2014, our beloved Grosvenor Toastmaster Aart Vandermeer passed away. Aart, a retired electrical engineer from GE, had dedicated himself to the Grosvenor Toastmasters Club. His memory will always be cherished and remembered in every meeting. To honour him, every year we award a member of the club with the “Aart Vandermeer Award” which is given to a member who goes above and beyond to help others in the club and contribution toward club meetings.