If crisis were to strike your company tomorrow, would you be ready? As an internationally recognized thought leader and visionary in the field of crisis management, crisis communication, and leadership, Melissa Agnes helps organizations prevent and manage crisis before it becomes catastrophic — with the aim of never having become catastrophic at all. Her powerful, customized presentations provide tools and strategies that create proactive, crisis-ready corporate cultures, ready to respond to whatever may arise.
Bilingual in English and French, Agnes is the founder and CEO of Crisis Ready Institute, which provides training and certificate programs on how to better protect people, brands, the environment, and the economy in times of crisis. Her past clients include such global players as NATO, the Pentagon, ministries of foreign affairs and defense, telecommunication firms, financial firms, technology companies, healthcare organizations, luxury brands, cities and municipalities, law enforcement agencies, aviation organizations, non-profits, and many others.
A TEDx speaker, Agnes is the bestselling author of Crisis Ready: Building an Invincible Brand in an Uncertain World. She also sits on the Board of Trustees for D’Youville University and the Board of Directors for ZeroNow, and is a member of the International Association of Chiefs of Police.