Renée’s Bio

Brand Accelerator.  Reputation Expert. Trusted Advisor. Communications Architect. Business Stimulator.

Renée T. Walker has earned many titles:  brand whiz, business and communication strategist, entrepreneur, author, speaker, business and executive coach, accredited public relations pro. Her wisdom and insights on strategic communications, brand building and reputation management ignite and empower audiences, helping to fuel business growth.

Renée’s “megawatt” personality, conversational style and real-world examples blend together into powerful, content-rich keynote addresses and presentations.  Thought provoking and transformative, her speeches and programs engage and motivate audiences and readers to immediate action.

In her more than thirty years as an executive and consultant, Renée has led strategic communications, including branding, marketing and public relations, for a diverse array of private, public and non-profit organizations. She has held executive communication positions in a Fortune 500 corporation, Michigan’s largest city, and a large midwestern university.  Her efforts have produced positive outcomes—brand enhancement and revenue growth—for her employers, as well as for the growth-stage clients in her consultancy.

The founder and president of RENÉE WALKER & ASSOCIATES, a full-service strategy and communications consultancy, Renée applies the strategic marketing principles and tenets she has learned over the years to guide the firm’s rapid growth since its inception in 2012.

Renée is the founder and creator of Ensightium—a multichannel platform designed for growth-minded small business owners and seasoned entrepreneurs—provides branding, marketing, client development and growth strategies.

She is a highly regarded speaker on strategy, marketing and communications topics, and a frequent contributor to global industry-related publications.  After the success of her first book, Brand Power for Small Business Entrepreneurs: Breakout Brand, Positioning and Profit Strategies to Drive Revenue Growth, Renée is working on a second book, which will address customer acquisition and profit deployment strategies.

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