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Lesley Kyle, CMP Lesley Kyle, CMP

President | OpenMindWorks, Inc.

Greater New York City Area, NY, UNITED STATES

Skilled and Experienced Marketing, Media and Meetings Architect



Results-oriented Certified Meeting Professional, marketing architect and social media evangelist.

• Accomplished event professional who has managed events for 15 to 3,600 attendees
• Savvy marketer and brand champion with global and cross-cultural initiative familiarity
• Experienced social media guru with direct experience in program development and execution
• Skilled client relationship manager specializing in associations and nonprofits
• Knowledgeable principal of nonprofit board activities: both as staff and a volunteer
• Adept manager of staff and contractors and facilitator of volunteer-driven committees
• Proficient negotiator, leader, speaker and writer

Industry Expertise (3)


Social Media

Events Services

Areas of Expertise (3)

Social Media

Meeting Planning


Education (2)

Central Connecticut State University: Coursework toward M.A., French 1993

Drew University: B.A., French, Political Science 1992

Affiliations (1)

  • Professional Convention Management Association (PCMA); Professional Women of Putnam

Event Appearances (1)

Best Practices for Using Social Media to Promote Your Events

PCMA Annual Meeting  Dallas, Texas USA


Sample Talks (1)

Seven Tips for Getting the Most Out of LinkedIn

LinkedIn offers its members a variety of professional opportunities and insights on one website – at no charge. Many of its features remain unknown to most LinkedIn users. This presentation addresses the hidden and most valuable aspects of LinkedIn. Tips for LinkedIn members, job seekers and sales professionals will be revealed during this fast-paced session. Whether you’ve just opened an account or consider yourself a seasoned user, there are opportunities for you to get more out of LinkedI



  • Keynote
  • Moderator
  • Panelist
  • Workshop Leader
  • Host/MC


0 to 3000 *Will consider certain engagements for no fee