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Jessica Shortall is a speaker, writer, consultant, advocate, author, and strategist on business engagement in social impact and social and political issues. She is known for being the author of the book “Work, Pump, Repeat: The New Mom’s Survival Guide to Breastfeeding and Going Back to Work” and for her TED talk at TEDxSMU that is entitled, “The American Case for Paid Maternity Leave.” Shortall has previously studied at Wake Forest University where she co-founded a student organization called Homerun, which was an organization that engaged students to cook and deliver dinners for members of the community. Homerun was later merged with DC Central Kitchen to form The Campus Kitchens Project which she became co-founder and co-director of. Shortall earned his B.A. in Art History from Wake Forest University and later went on to earn her MBA with honors from Said Business School at the University of Oxford. Shortall went on to work with Catalyst Strategy Advisors, which was a consultancy and corporate finance business. From there she went on to be a strategy consultant where she worked with numerous companies all over the world before going on to be the Director of Giving at TOMS. While with TOMS, Shortall moved up to Director of Social Innovation where she led innovation efforts for TOMS’ global social impact team. Since then, Shortall has gone on to be managing director of Texas Competes as well as director of America Competes..

How to hire Jessica Shortall for an event

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Frequently Asked Questions about booking Jessica Shortall to speak.

Many performers, actors, speakers and other talent like Jessica Shortall in certain cases will consider virtual appearances via live streaming. They perhaps may accept lower fees too. If you are seriously interested in booking Jessica Shortall or other talent shown on our site, we will research their desire and the specific fee for your live-streaming event or project request.
Jessica Shortall's current work schedule and location in relation to your event's type, date, budget, and locality will play a primary factor in the acceptance of booking Jessica Shortall for your party. As long as your funding is commensurate with the price range to book Jessica Shortall, CTI will propose your event to the official agency representing Jessica Shortall. After we consult with them, we will provide a personal and accurate quote that includes: final costs, availability, and actual interest in being hired for your specific event or party.
CTI can give you the accurate Jessica Shortall booking price once we submit your event details to their camp. "How much does it cost to book Jessica Shortall for an event?" is a frequent question we get. The final Jessica Shortall booking price is contingent on many variables and the booking fee we may show is based on a range derived from our past experience with what will Jessica Shortall charge for an event. An example fee to book Jessica Shortall is in the starting range of $15,000-$24,999. However, any recent popularity change would cause a price fluctuation well beyond this example. Also, their speaking fee might be different than the fee shown for the cost to perform or to just appear. Popularity, career stage, along with current demand will cause fluctuations in their speaking price as well. The final booking price may be more than what is shown, but you should at least have a budget within that range for them to consider an appearance, performance or speaking engagement.
CTI negotiates on behalf of professional event planners and talent buyers for paid appearances! We cannot give out direct contact information of the Jessica Shortall agent or help distribute fan mail, personal messages, gifts, requests for free appearances, or donations of time. The Jessica Shortall manager and agent will only work with us if we present them with funded offers for their client to work your event.
There is low probability to book Jessica Shortall for a party with anything substantially less than the published booking cost price range. We will negotiate with the Jessica Shortall agent on your behalf if your funding is in place. By not having funding ready then it will more difficult to book Jessica Shortall, because they get many offers to work events that are at or above asking price. It is also important to consider the travel costs when researching the Jessica Shortall booking fee, as additional expenses like this, as well as an entourage of staff and equipment, are not necessarily built-in to the booking fee range shown. If your budget does not factor that in, then there is no benefit for them to want to be hired. We do not personally speak for Jessica Shortall, but in our experience in booking talent for over 25 years, this is generally the outcome of inadequate funding.
Speaking Topic
Business, Social Issues, Social Issues-Gay & Lesbian, Female
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