Katie Mares
Marketing, Branding and Customer Service Expert
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Toronto, Ontario
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Katie Mares is a marketing, branding, and customer service expert who has worked with globally-recognized brands such as Honda, Celebrity Cruises & Canada Post. Katie Mares' delivery style is concise, emotional and impactful. She has inspired audiences around the world to think differently about customer service and leadership.

Expertise in

  • Employee Management
  • Health and Wellness
  • Leadership
  • Mental Health & Mental Wellness
  • Peak Performance & Productivity
  • Personal Development & Growth
  • Resilience & Adversity
  • Business Growth & Strategy
  • Business Management

Speaker Types

  • Certified Professional Speakers (CSP)
  • Conference Keynote
  • Education & Teachers
  • Finance & Insurance
  • Funny & Comedy
  • Guest Panelist & Guided Q&A
  • Inspirational

KATIE MARES BIOGRAPHY

Katie Mares knows firsthand the challenges organizations encounter as they strive to design a customer service program that is sustainable and has an impact in the marketplace. She also knows that developing a program is just one small step to success, it is the tools and implementation plan that makes a program take flight.

Using her experiences as a Chief Inspiration Officer, building company infrastructure and designing customer experience programs, Katie Mares is now a leading voice inspiring positive, actionable change in the organizations she partners with. Mares has earned her Master’s in Adult Training and Development and is a Certified Training & Development Professional.

As a Certified Speaking Professional, Mares has inspired audiences around the world to think differently about customer service and leadership. She imparts skills to change behaviour, which has a positive effect on the experience offered to customers and team members.

Katie Mares has a unique approach; she focuses on developing the C.O.R.E. confidence and skills of team members when creating tailored standards for each organization and its customer. Katie has worked with globally-recognized brands such as Honda, Celebrity Cruises, and Canada Post. Her delivery is concise, emotional, and impactful! Audiences who experience Katie, walk away inspired to make positive, actionable changes and are ready to use their new skills to change the experience your brand provides their customers and team members.

Katie Mares lives in Toronto with her family. When she is not travelling around the world consulting and speaking, Katie can be found on a yoga mat (in a shoe store!) or snuggled on the couch with her three little ones, eating homemade popcorn and watching a movie!

Perception is their Reality - How to Create a Personalized Brand Experience

  • This program is perfect for:
    • Senior management
    • Businesses that are ready to not only meet customer expectations but exceed them.
    • Business owners focused on surpassing the competition within their market space
    • Leaders in organizations seeking to exceed financial targets through strengthening their Brand Experience

    The audience will leave with:
    • the understanding of the difference between service and experience
    • The impact being intentional has on their customer’s experience
    • Five ways to create a personalized and elevate brand experience
    Every time I deliver this keynote, audience members are armed with five ways they can elevate their current brand experience. They feel motivated to inspire change within their organization.

  • Virtual PresentationKeynote PresentationWorkshop SessionHalf Day TrainingFull Day Training

How to Tailor Your Brand Experience to the Decision Maker; The Woman

  • This program is perfect for:
    • Male-dominated industries such as Automotive, Financial, Healthcare and Fitness who are ready to impact the experience they provided their female customers.
    • Senior management
    • Team members that are struggling with connecting with their customers, especially the female consumer

    The audience will leave with:
    • The ability to construct a female consumer persona using life stages as a guide
    • Recognize how to create real relationships with the female consumer.
    • Identify ways to make the female consumer’s experience tailored and personalized.
    • Express the importance of hiring more women.
    • Recognize the significance of training for EQ (emotional intelligence) and how it impacts customer engagement.

    I have delivered this program around the world and each audience leaves feeling inspired and equipped with the knowledge they need to identify areas of opportunity and positively change their current brand experience.

  • Virtual PresentationKeynote PresentationWorkshop SessionHalf Day TrainingFull Day Training

Internal Culture; How to Inspire Positive Actionable Change at the C.O.R.E

  • This program is perfect for:
    • Organizations focused on the internal customer; the employee
    • Senior management needing guidance on how to instil values at the front lines
    • Executives that want to create a sustainable culture their people want to be loyal to

    The audience will leave with:
    • Leaders will understand how to accelerate sustainable cultural change
    • Executives will come away with a sense of unity that facilitates cultural sustainability
    • Practical ways on how to operationalize an organizations purpose, mission, and values

    4. Videos: Please include any video links to videos that you would like for us to include on our website. We hope to only mount HD videos on our website. If you have more than one version of the format please include it as the more videos we have the better in our opinion.

  • Virtual PresentationKeynote PresentationWorkshop SessionHalf Day TrainingFull Day Training

We have had the pleasure of seeing Katie Mares on stage and I can sum up her presentation in one word: WOW. Her content was fresh, relevant, and genuine. I cannot say enough great things about the experience we had with Katie at our Rockstar Auto Conference event but I think that our actions speak volumes since we have invited her back for our biggest and best event to date. We are honoured to have her speak to the Rockstar Auto Conference audience and I would recommend Katie to anyone who is looking for a great quality Keynote Speaker who can deliver!

Matt Koenig

Katie Mares is one of the brightest and most captivating speakers today. Her presentations are extremely engaging, entertaining and loaded with amazing content that attendees can immediately implement. She is a rising star that will be a household name very soon.

John R, DiJulius III

Katie closed our two-day conference and WOW! Katie is smart, engaging, inspiring and overall magnetic. She made us think about how we interact with our teams, and our internal customers and how to achieve positive results by putting in the work required of a leader. She is the first speaker our council has ever booked twice in our 78 years!

Georgianne Dickey

Sr. Manager Product & Marketing Communications, NTN Bearing Corp Vice President

Automotive Communications Council

IN THE MEDIA

PODCASTS

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MEDIA INTERVIEWS

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Katie Mares CAN DELIVER CUSTOMIZED PRESENTATIONS WITHIN THE FOLLOWING AREAS OF EXPERTISE & TOPIC THEMES

Expertise in

  • Employee Management
  • Health and Wellness
  • Leadership
  • Mental Health & Mental Wellness
  • Peak Performance & Productivity
  • Personal Development & Growth
  • Resilience & Adversity
  • Team Building & Teamwork
  • Business Growth & Strategy
  • Business Management

Speaker Types

  • Certified Professional Speakers (CSP)
  • Conference Keynote
  • Education & Teachers
  • Finance & Insurance
  • Funny & Comedy
  • Guest Panelist & Guided Q&A
  • Inspirational
  • Motivation
  • Women of Influence
FAQs ON BOOKING Katie Mares

Katie Mares keynote speaker is an expert presenter and has a wide range of experience speaking to a wide variety of audiences and organizations. Katie Mares delivers keynotes, workshops & training sessions. They may also host or emcee events. Hire Katie Mares from Toronto, Ontario for your event to inspire the audience to take action and make change in their work and their lives. Your workplace will benefit from our keynote speaker and their keynote talks and speeches will shift the mindsets or behaviours for the audience members in Canada. 

Interested in Booking Katie Mares for an event?

Are you looking to hire Katie Mares for your event? Katie Mares Toronto, Ontario is a dynamic and engaging speaker that offers audiences researched content paired with expertise and a dynamic speaking ability. Katie Mares is also a Canadian corporate consultant and coach and facilitates workshops and training sessions for a corporate audience. Katie Mares is an expert keynote presenter and speaks on wide variety of topics. Hiring a great speaker for your event is important and working with a thought leader like Katie Mares from Speakers Canada’s roster will engage audiences into the content of the presentation to bring awareness and a fresh perspective for their approach to their work and their lives. Book Katie Mares to educate, motivate and activate the audience through an interactive and entertaining presentation at corporate meetings and gatherings.

Known as a popular key note speaker in Canada, Katie Mares creates life changing experiences for the participants with practical insights and strategic advice they can implement right after the session. Working with a one our leading expert speaker like Katie Mares from Toronto, Ontario offers organizations a fresh perspective to assist the people of the organization. No matter if it is a government, association, or business crowd, Katie Mares is a perfect speaker for your event. Through unique practical insights for trending topics and years experience speaking to different organizations, Katie Mares focuses on changing individuals to make better decisions at work and their lives. No matter if you are holding an in person or virtual event, having an influential speaker such as Katie Mares will engage, motivate, and activate the audience to make a change in their lives and inspire action for results to meet organizational goals. Your workforce will benefit from Katie Mares’s presentations and speeches, with measurable results set to shift the people of the organization and core direction of the company. Book Katie Mares speaker for your annual general meeting, conference, summit, or convention in Canada.

HOW MUCH DOES IT COST TO BOOK Katie Mares FOR A VIRTUAL OR KEYNOTE PRESENTATION?

Katie Mares is an expert professional key note speaker with a lot of experience speaking and delivering engaging talks to organizations and audiences in Canada. Each of Speaker Bureau Canada’s talent have different ways to assess their fees, and Katie Mares speaker fee ranges depending on the size of the audience, event format (in person or virtual), event location, and if the organization booking them is a non profit, association, government department/government agency or business/corporation. The speakers we work with are flexible with their fees, and it is important for us to learn more about your event before we approach them, as it is our role to work for you, and to help you find a speaker within budget. 

Please contact Speakers Bureau of Canada and provide us with your event details so that we can contact Katie Mares to check availability or confirm the pricing and associated costs to hire a great speaker like Katie Mares for your event. As Katie Mares's agent and as a Canadian top speaker bureau and talent agency for speakers, we are able to propose each event opportunity from each host organization’s behalf to try to help you get in touch with Katie Mares and confirm them for your in person or online meeting/event. We can also provide and advise on the booking process and potentially negotiate their fee. Speakers Canada is a client focused speaker agency, and we work for you in finding good speakers for your team meetings and booking processes.

DISCLAIMER:

Speakers Bureau Canada assists companies and event planning teams seeking to hire talent like Katie Mares for speaking engagements, virtual meetings, conference appearances, training sessions and workshops facilitations. Our Canadian speakers bureau does not claim to exclusively represent Katie Mares, however they are represented by Speakers Canada, and we work with them closely for their Canadian speaking opportunities and bookings. As Canada’s top speaker bureau, we represent Canadian motivational keynote speakers and professional guest speakers that will be available on your upcoming events date and location that are withing the budget. Our talented bureau speaker booking agency can help find business speakers or celebrity speakers that aligns with each organization, audience, event theme and the topic themes you hope for the speaker to address in their presentation. 

When SBC receives a request to book Katie Mares we provide you with their speaker fees, travel costs and check their schedules. We work closely with the host organization’s event planning team and the speaker to handle the logistics and to relay or negotiate associated costs. Our talented team members then will work with our talent directly or their agent/manager/assistant to confirm the Canadian speaker fee and travel expenses, so that event planning teams can receive an official quote for the speaker appearing at the event. Speaker fees and travel costs vary per speaker and our role is to contact Katie Mares about your event, after we have connected with the event organizers to learn all the event details and/or conference program. Each booking request is unique since session durations and audience sizes can vary which may affect the speaker’s fees. If you are looking to hire Katie Mares, we recommend filling out the booking request form so a booking agent from Speakers Bureau Canada can get in touch with our talent to help you coordinate with your team to engage the speaker for a successful event.

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