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Sylvia Henderson - Investor Pitch Training / Coaching

Advisor Washington D.C. Metro Area, US

Pitch Coach & Trainer. Implementation & Accountability Expert., (A Division of Springboard Training).

Pitch Coach & Trainer. Implementation & Accountability Expert., (A Division of Springboard Training).

7 vouches

Involved In


Springboard Training, LLC
Success Achievement Foundation


Village Connector
iBoss Inc.


Pitch Coach & Trainer. Implementation & Accountability Expert. (A Division of Springboard Training) 2015 - present
Vistage Chair / Executive Coach Vistage International 2015 - present
Founder / CEO: Your springboard to personal & professional development! Springboard Training, LLC January 2000 - present
CEO / Idea Implementation Expert. "Get Out of Your Head & Into Action for Profit & Purpose" Idea Success Network (A Division of Springboard Training) January 2011 - present
Host - Cable TV Talk Show: "Think About It!" Program Montgomery Municipal Cable Television 2005 - present
Founder / President Success Achievement Foundation 2008 - present
Leadership Montgomery (MD) LM2011 Class. Co-Chair, Professional Development Committee 2010 - present
Volunteer Trainer / Train-the-Trainer Chair Girl Scout Council of the Nation's Capital 1981 - present
Area Governor - D36 / Club Leadership & Member Toastmasters International 1985 - present
President / Board of Directors National Speakers Association - DC 2002 - 2009
National President Women On Wheels Motorcycle Association 1996 - 2009
Certified Instructor of Trainers Girl Scouts of the USA 1995 - 2005
Trainer / Course Developer AOL 1996 - 1999
Trainer / Course Developer America Online 1996 - 1999
Manager of Training | Course Designer & Trainer IBM 1993 - 1995


University of Pittsburgh Business - General Study 1974 - 1975
Cheyney University of Pennsylvania Secondary Education, Math 1970 - 1974

Interested In

Markets of Interest
  • • Education
  • • Events
  • • Local
  • • Media
  • • Productivity Tools
  • • Small Businesses
  • • Social Impact
  • • Lifelong Learning (outside of school)
  • • Content

You Should Know About Me

Key Strengths

Building a team • Ideation • Adult education • Awesome Ideas • Strategic Partnerships • Strategy • Value Added Services

Key Accomplishments

My "why" is to serve others and help you realize your "a-ha's" so that you can make a difference in your business and life. My passion and genius is ideation, facilitating individual and group discoveries, visual strategy, and implementation. Ideas are just molecules moving around in your head without the actions required to move your ideas to your reality. My mission in life is to help you turn your dreams into dollars, your concepts into cash, and your ideas into income and impact.

How I like to work with people
As an Advisor

I help you work through issues and develop solutions, record the exchanges, require checkpoints and milestones towards progress, and establish accountability procedures to ensure you achieve the success you seek.

Vouches Received

Vouches Given

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Brynne Tillman
We worked together  •  Social Selling Partner, PeopleLinx.
She is very well connected and a fantastic networker. Sylvia is trusted and respected.
Sidney Sclar
They're my friends  •  SID the SECURITY PRO,
Life experiences and her ability to motivate others beyond their self perception. Sylvia is a client of her own business which keeps her cu ... tting edge.
Christine Hartmann, P.E., PMP
We worked together  •  Principal Environmental Engineer, Gelberg AEC and Principal, Diversified Advantage Group Inc..
Sylvia is a great listener. She's attentive to the details that you share and can parse out your needs and pain points, then dive in a fix ... them.
Kavin Owens
We worked together  •  Previously CFO, Girl Scouts Nation's Capital. Previously Director of Finance, Girl Scouts Nation's Capital.
She is an excellent professional leadership coach. She is able to speak to advisees at all levels and give them practical tools for improvi ... ng customer support.
Mia Zachary
We worked together  •  Creative & Programming Director (Consultant), Village Connector Community and Chief Imagination Officer, cre8ivity3.
Sylvia Henderson has been my idea implementation strategist for the past two years. She is truly gifted at guiding people, step by step, ... through the process of actually doing something with the idea. I have benefited greatly from her clarity and coaching.
Wendy Howard
We worked together  •  Owner, WH Consulting. Previously Senior Network Representative, American Computer Technology.
I have always found Sylvia to be a great motivator with a wealth of knowledge for anyone looking to improve his or her business.
Lisa Ennis
They're my friends  •  Owner, Visions Consulting and Owner, VisionsConsulting Services.
I've been know Sylvia for several years. She has truly help me to clearly bring a few of my idea's to life. Sylvia is very patient and sh ... e goes over and beyond to help. She is an awesome advisor.

Cheree Warrick
Business Plan Writer ► Business Plan Writing Services Consultant, The Profit Partner.
Initiative. Driven. Long-time entrepreneur. Experienced in business development, business plans, and working with companies for investor sup ... port.

Ridgely Goldsborough
ceo, A View From The Ridge, Inc.. University of Virginia grad.
Positive. Promoter of the "Know Your WHY(tm)" movement. Excellent speaker and motivator. Good people!

Beth Berman
Long-time entrepreneur. Promoter of "Know Your WHY(tm)" movement. Great speaker & coach.

Angie Segal Business Coach Silver Spring
Co-Founder, ORIGINAL Tuesdays and Owner, ActionCOACH Global.
Long-time entrepreneur. Great speaker & coach. Long-time friend & colleague. Has helped hundreds of businesses with growth and profitability ... .

Shel Horowitz: Shel AT GreenAndProfitable com
Green/Social Change Business Profitability Consultant/Speaker/Trainer, Going Beyond Sustainabilty and Founder, Business For a Better World.
Long-time entrepreneur. Great speaker & coach. Helps businesses serve the environment AND be profitable. I trust him!

Gary Rifkin, CSP
Chief Learning Officer, CoreClarity, Inc. and Speaker & Speech Coach, Gary Rifkin Presents. Penn State grad.
Long-time colleague. Great speaker & coach. Servant leader.