Barbara Davis

Barbara Davis

Barbara Davis
speaker, author, consultant,
life coach and business mentor

Barbara Davis is the motivational force behind Uncover Your Brilliance and the“Diamond in the Rough” coaching and mentoring program. She is also the founder and CEO of Whitaker Davis Associates, which offers executive coaching and employee performance enhancement. Having spent over twenty-five years at MetLife, Barbara combines personal experience and a unique emphasis on “profit-oriented benefits” for designing and delivering programs that increase productivity, enhance performance, and expand sales and profits.

Through her motivational speaking career and mentoring programs, Barbara has impacted countless individuals, businesses, associations, and industry groups. Among other specialties, Barbara provides a unique focus in the areas of multicultural selling and marketing, performance enhancement, change management and communication skills.

Listed among Who’s Who in Women of the World, Barbara is a dynamic and motivational speaker and seminar leader. Her enthusiasm and ability to inspire and communicate with people of all backgrounds has provided her with countless opportunities to speak and educate around the country. She is the author of two books How To Boost Your Self-Confidence and YOUR WINNING PRESENTATION, as well as numerous articles, audio programs, and special reports. Previously, Barbara hosted the monthly cable TV program, “MAKING CHANGES,” and has appeared as a guest on CNN Financial News Network.

Educated at Spelman College in Atlanta, Barbara is certified in leading-edge Human Performance Technologies. She is highly regarded as an expert on human potential and is sought after for her insights in the art of communication and personal and professional development.

Barbara’s clients regularly retain her services to author breakthroughs in employee communications, enhanced performance, and increased productivity. Her specialties include providing sales and marketing “magnets” and support for professionals and marketers who want to increase commissions and bottom-line profits by attracting diverse markets.

Some organizations which have benefited from Barbara’s services include MetLife, Prudential, Skadden Arps LLP, Allstate, The Staten Island Botanical Garden, Bell South, NASA, Wisconsin Department of Tourism, Professional Pest Control Association of New York, The Manhattan Job Service Employer Committee (JESC), Business and Professional Women’s Association, The Professional Woman Network, African American Women on Tour, Clemson University’s Professional Development for Women, to name a few.

Professional Affiliations:

  • Faculty Member of American Women Economic Development (AWED)
  • National Speakers Association Member
  • Soroptimist International
  • The Rotary Club of Staten Island, N.Y.
  • Past member of the Ethnic Marketing Council of the American Marketing Association of Sales and Marketing Executives

On a personal note, Barbara values family as the most important thing of all. She enjoys the Ballet (watching, that is). She also loves to golf, and would like to have a round with you, if you’re up to it.

Take action today and contact Barbara to inquire about working with her to take control of your success and jump to the next level.

If you aren’t quite ready for one-on-one-coaching, Barbara offers a FREE Self-Confidence e-Coaching Course (sign up at the top right on this page). You’ll also receive periodic personal and professional development tips to help you uncover your own true brilliance.  Sign up today.

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