Area of Expertise : Business Image | Business Etiquette | Entertaining
Mantra : True success isn't attained by only taking the easy path, it's achieved by walking through rough and bumpy terrain even though it may be painful and a little scary.
Educational Background : The Protocol School of Washington
Past Experience : I have 35+ years in the music and theatre industry and worked as a wardrobe consultant in a high-end designer boutique. Leah has also appeared on WDTN TV as an etiquette expert with anchor, Ms. Marsha Bonhart, and has appeared as the local expert on the TV Show, Living Dayton.
Affiliated with : Women In Business Networking (WiBN), RMHC (Ronald McDonald House Charities)
Something Fun about Yourself : The arts are near and dear to my heart. I love giving back to the community and helping other women and men be the best that they can be in the business arena. And, I love taking care of my grandchildren.
Leah Hawthorn facilitates seminars on business image, entertaining and etiquette. She conducts regular trainings for The Defense Acquisition Universities, Senior College Fellowship, corporate businesses, colleges and corporate image and business etiquette/social intelligence skills.
With more than 30 years in the business image arena, Leah brings a unique view to the importance of business image, etiquette and social intelligence -- how to "Outclass the Competition", and how it relates to success. Ms. Hawthorn sits on the Board of Trustees for RMHC Dayton and is a board member of WiBN, Women in Business Networking and a 2010 recipient of The Top 25 Women to Watch award.