Kelli is the founder of Williams Brand Consulting, Co-Founder of 40 Acres Investments, a Fractional Chief Marketing Officer for multiple MN-based businesses, a professional speaker, the forthcoming author of the SheBOSS book, and a dedicated business leader with a passion for personal branding and team development.
Kelli has been teaching, mentoring, and motivating teams since working as a graduate teaching assistant at Iowa State University in the early 2000s. That passion for individual and group development carried through into her professional roles. Over the past 20 years, Kelli has worked inside marketing agencies, corporate marketing departments, and as an independent consultant, always leading with a passion for driving business through strategic development.
As a marketing leader and professional speaker, Kelli has led thousands of presentations, workshops, and collaboration sessions with groups of varying sizes. Through her experience, Kelli has realized that regardless of group size, one element is essential to each experience: always bringing her energetic, enthusiastic, and authentic best self to each experience.
Kelli is available for in-person and virtual speaking engagements.
If you are looking for a speaker for a keynote, workshop, or seminar. Kelli would love to talk to you to understand your goals, your unique audience, and if she might be the right speaker for your event.
The engaging strategic alignment workshop helps organizations determine what's working & what's not working within current marketing efforts, gain insight into target audiences and their motivations to engage, identify competitors and the company's differentiation, and align with the company's brand personality and identity.
The personal brand topic is one of Kelli's favorites. In this engaging seminar, Kelli will shed light on what personal branding is, provide real-world examples of how strong personal brands support company brands, and share actionable takeaways to help attendees create authentic personal brands that strengthen their personal voices and elevate their company brands.
How people sell and how buyers buy has changed. Selling is no longer about selling; it's about building relationships. In this session, we'll unpack how selling has changed, provide real-life examples around why social selling matters, and work-through hands-on, tangible steps to support attendees in building a social selling plan to build relationships and elevate their personal brands.
Negotiation is an essential part of business, and when done right, negotiation can strengthen relationships and teams. In this session, we'll empower leaders with a systematic approach to strategically prepare for negotiations of all sizes. Attendees will gain the skills and confidence necessary to ask for and negotiate for their teams' needs while maintaining and strengthening reputations.
As a professional speaker and workshop presenter, Kelli is excited to create a fully customized presentation. Her specialties are marketing, personal branding, strategic planning, leadership, team development, and diversity & inclusion.
Connect with us to discuss the needs of your unique audience.
Kelli's energy, enthusiasm, potent actionable content, and powerful authenticity create a lasting impression on audiences of all sizes. Contact us to discuss the needs of your unique audience.
Your personal brand is a powerful thing, yet so many of us don’t use it to drive our success and fulfillment. Knowing your brand and understand who you are and how you can have an impact is critical.
In this pre-recorded webinar, Kelli Williams and Lindsay Riddell share practical tips on how women, especially women of color, can gain visibility, increase their personal brands, and elevate to be seen as experts in business and public life.