Speaking Engagements

Speaking Engagements

Are you looking for a dynamic speaker to kick off your next event? Do you need an engaging presenter for an interactive breakout session? Look no further! APLS Group founder/president, author, and Certified Speaking Professional™ Nanci Appleman-Vassil has been educating and delighting audiences around the world with her entertaining and informative presentations for over two decades. As an industry leader in helping individuals and groups optimize performance, Nanci is in demand with organizations of all sizes and across diverse industries, and she would be a great choice for your event. Nanci is known for touching hearts, engaging minds, and stirring the soul within.

Depending on your needs, Nanci can customize a presentation for you or deliver one of her tried-and-true topics:

  • Engaging and Retaining Employees in Today’s Economic Times
  • How to Foster Teams in Any Work Environment
  • Leadership Development Success Formula: One Size Doesn’t Fit All
  • Leadership Essentials: 18 Common Mistakes Leaders Make
  • The 90/10 Rule for Successful Organizations
  • You’re on Workplace Stage: What Song and Dance are You Doing?

Contact Us for More Information

Are you interested in having Nanci as the keynote speaker or facilitator at your next meeting or event?  Call Joy Drew at 919/424-6339 or send an email to [email protected] for more information.


Event Planners and Speaker Bureau Representatives

You are welcome to download the following materials to assist with your event planning:


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What are our clients saying?

Nanci is very personable and knowledgeable. She reads the mood of her participants well and provides a great mix of experience, practical applications, and theory.

--ATD Change Management Participant 


I loved Nanci's energy, knowledge of the subject matter, and her confidence.

--Manager, Solvay


Nanci is like a great orchestra director – her experience and capacity to hold the class attention is awesome.  She is an excellent storyteller and funny woman with high human understanding and wisdom. --ATD Coaching Certificate Participant


Nanci did a wonderful job of using humor to lighten the mood and keep everyone engaged. She also was very knowledgeable on content and relating it back to our jobs.—Project Mgr., Red Hat


Loved the class. NANCI WAS AWESOME!   --Director, Grifols

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