The Corporate Storyteller unleashes the power of story to fire up organizations.

Evelyn Clark

Evelyn Clark, The Corporate Storyteller, works with executives who want to become more effective leaders. She does this by showing them how to unleash the power of storytelling in their organizations by creating memorable messages that win support from stakeholders and inspire and sustain success.

Author of Around the Corporate Campfire: How Great Leaders Use Stories to Inspire Success, Evelyn Clark conducts customized workshops, facilitates retreats, creates communication plans, and develops values-based stories for premier organizations such as Microsoft. She has developed results-oriented communications for a range of clients, both as an independent business owner and as vice president of a Seattle public relations agency. She is the contributing writer/corporate storyteller for the book TechnoBrands; and is a contributor to Wake Me Up When the Data Is Over: How Organizations Use Stories to Drive Results (Silverman, Lori, editor, Jossey-Bass, 2006).

Around the Corporate Campfire has been published in India and China and has received wide coverage in regional and global media, including Financial Times of London, Washington CEO, Seattle Times, Storytelling magazine, Seattle Daily Journal of Commerce, and Business Standard in New Delhi, India.

A featured keynoter for a wide range of organizations, Evelyn Clark has delivered keynotes and led seminars and management retreats for organizations such as Microsoft’s Global Enterprise Marketing Partner Advisory Council, NASA’s Jet Propulsion Lab, VeriSign, Philips Medical Systems—Ultrasound, International Storytelling Center, and National Reconnaissance Office. She’s delivered customized keynotes for a number of professional organizations, including Association for Fundraising Professionals (international conference), Association for Quality and Participation (two national conferences), and Washington Society of Certified Public Accountants. Presenter of two acclaimed programs at the National Storytelling Conference, she is among the featured speakers at the 2007 Singapore Storytelling Festival and the Asian Storytelling Congress.

An award-winning communicator with a B.A. from the University of Washington, Evelyn Clark began her career as broadcast news editor for the Associated Press. She earned accreditation from the Public Relations Society of America and has served on the leadership team for a number of professional and community organizations. She currently serves on the Board of Trustees of the Northwest Kidney Centers, the world pioneer in home-based kidney dialysis.