Is a fear of public speaking holding you back?

Memphis Speech Solutions helps busy executives speak with clarity, authority, and confidence.

  • Advance your career

  • Lead, engage and inspire

  • Communicate ideas effectively

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Laura Bresee, MA CCC-SLP
Executive Speech Coach

Fear of public speaking is real

And it’s not something you can just “figure out”. Get the tools, skills and coaching you need to communicate more effectively anytime, anywhere.

Private Coaching

Whether you’re a new hire or a busy
C-level exec, our 1:1 customized
coaching packages build your

Seminars + Events

Empower an audience at your next
conference or event. Choose from
topics that provide key growth
insights + tips, tools and advice.

Online Coaching

Stop wasting money on
online solutions that don’t
get the root of the problem.
Experience transformative
results 1:1 via teleconference.

“Confident public speaking gives business leaders the ability to inform, motivate and inspire.”

Is hiring a speech coach right for me?

Almost everyone could benefit from some coaching when it comes to public speaking. Let’s find out if it’s right for you…


Schedule a Consultation

Book a private call with us now. We’ll spend 20 minutes discussing your goals, your needs and how we can best tailor a public speaking program to get results.


Get a Personalized Program

You’ll get a fast, effective and results-driven program designed for busy executives and professionals, including private (1:1) and group workshops.


Learn Skills. Speak Confidently.

You’ll learn the skills, tools and tactics you need to grow professionally and advance your career. Speak effortlessly. Inspire others. Communicate effectively.

Confidence. Clarity. Success.

Laura is easy to work with. She is adaptive to making the training programs fit with the needs of the individual or group.

Parker Harness
Chief CFO, The JuicePlus+ Company

Our tour guides have greatly benefited from the training provided
by Memphis Speech Solutions.

The National Civil Rights Museum

 Laura’s feedback and support greatly helped me improve my
delivery of several pitches.

Dawn Neilsen
CFO Wishbone Medical Inc.

 Laura helped modify my southern accent for my first job as an on-air weather anchor for TV. It was a very enjoyable experience.

Adam Bowles
Meteorologist/Entertainment Reporter WGNO ABC 26 New Orleans

Ready to nail that speech?

Take the first steps.

You’ve got important things to say and do. Don’t let your fear of public speaking
stand in the way of success. Let’s get you heard.

Public speaking for any role

No more fear – Imagine how much more you could do if you could speak effectively and
communicate your ideas clearly to your peers, customers or execs.
Don’t let your fears stand in the way.

In today’s competitive business environment, communicating your ideas clearly in a public setting is an essential component to job success. People with strong public speaking skills are able to articulate value by engaging, inspiring, convincing and moving people to action.

But, if leading an executive meeting or presenting to a large group sounds like torture (or worse), you’re not alone. Fear of public speaking is real, even if you appear confident, articulate and successful on the outside.

It doesn’t make sense. It feels irrational and can make us freeze up at the wrong times — in front of customers, peers or execs — causing panic, anxiety and a feeling that we can’t reach our full potential…unless we find a way to get over it.

Yet, if you’re afraid to speak in public, it’s typically not one of those things you can ‘figure out on your own’ or ‘get over’ just because you’ve been promoted. We’ve seen people try quick-fixes or try self-help that can’t get to the root of the problem.

For over 13 years as public speaking coaches, we’ve helped people at various stages of their careers — from new hires to middle managers to busy, C-level execs. We know how much you dread public speaking and how much it’s holding you back. We believe that you deserve the tools, skills, and coaching you need to communicate effectively…comfortably…anytime, anywhere.

You have so many ideas, so much to say. Let us help you conquer your fear of public speaking so you can be comfortable, clear and confident.

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Memphis, TN 38120

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