April 7, 2020
at 12:15:00 PM · Eastern Time (US & Canada)
About This Webinar
Dave Wedge, journalist and The New York Times bestselling author discusses human resiliency, the current state of film production in Hollywood, and talk about how YOU can find opportunities - even in a pandemic!
Lisa Nickerson is the founder and CEO of Nickerson, a full service marketing and communications agency with offices in Boston and Miami. Lisa and the Nickerson team were recently the 2019 PR Daily 'Winner' and 2020 PR Week 'Finalist' for Crisis Communications/Reputation Management.
Lisa was also recognized by Bisnow in 2018 as one of Boston’s “Most Powerful Women in Real Estate”, was featured on Chronicle in June 2018 as Greater Boston’s Real Estate Expert and was also the recipient of the 2016 PRISM Award for Marketing Professional of the Year. Notably she was recognized as The Nashua Telegraph’s 91 Progress’ Entrepreneur of the Year at 17 years old.
Lisa is a multiple-industry award winner, a well-respected, sought-after speaker and moderator, and a devotee of professional and community service. Lisa is an active member of Urban Land Institute (ULI), ULI | New England’s Advisory Board, ULI Women Leadership Institute Co-Chair and Communications Chair, Board Member & Founder's Circle Chair of the Arts & Business Council, Board Member & VP of Sponsorship of Boston Women in Media & Entertainment, former SIOR New England Board Member & Communications Chair, and a member of CREW.
Philanthropic endeavors include Board Member and Development Chair of Housing Families Inc. since 2006 and various roles and now Board Member of the Joshua Frase Foundation since 1997.
Lisa received her BS in Marketing & Finance from Boston College. She maintains her Massachusetts Real Estate License and is currently completing her Master of Business Administration at Babson College. She received her Real Estate Certificate from Boston University.
New York Times bestselling author, journalist and award-winning former reporter for the Boston Herald.
Dave Wedge is a New York Times bestselling author and writer based in Boston. He has co-written three books with acclaimed author Casey Sherman, including “Boston Strong: A City's Triumph Over Tragedy,” a non-fiction drama about the 2013 Boston Marathon Bombings adapted for the 2017 movie “Patriots Day”; “The Ice Bucket Challenge: Pete Frates and the Fight Against ALS,” which was released in October 2017 and is in development as a feature film; and 2018’s “12: The Inside Story of Tom Brady's Fight for Redemption,” a New York Times bestseller. Their next book, "Hunting Whitey: The Inside Story of the Capture & Killing of America's Most Wanted Crime Boss," comes out May 26 via William Morrow/Harper Collins.
Dave has written for VICE, Esquire, Newsweek, and Boston magazine and was an award-winning investigative journalist for the Boston Herald for 14 years. He has also been a radio host on WRKO and has appeared on CNN, MSNBC, E!, Fox News Channel, Good Morning America and many other local and national networks. He's also been a political consultant for a variety of elected officials, including Sen. Elizabeth Warren, former Attorney General Martha Coakley and Sen. Nick Collins, and has handled crisis communications for a wide variety of businesses and individuals, often in high-profile cases, including representing an attorney at the center of the hush money scandal involving President Trump.