Lenny Laskowski

Lenny Laskowski

The Leading Authority on Public Speaking

In person: Anywhere


1-866-511-1898 x1001


Anytime. By appointment.

    Key clients

General Motors      General Electric

Verizon Communications      United Technologies

Intel      Motorola

Areas of expertise

Public Speaking, Presentation skills, train-the-trainer

Professional summary

Lenny Laskowski is an internationally known professional speaker and the President of LJL Seminars. He is a leading authority on the topic of public speaking and presentation skills. His workshops, seminars, keynotes, and private coaching provide practical techniques that help people succeed as speakers.

Throughout his 25 year engineering career, Lenny has written and presented technical papers to people throughout the world. He shares his own personal experiences with universities, businesses, and corporations, providing practical techniques to improve presentation and communication skills.

Lenny is a member of the National Speakers Association, the New England Speakers Association, the American Seminar Leaders Association , the American Society For Training & Development, and the International Platform Association. He is also a member of Toastmasters International and speaks regularly at Colleges, Associations, and Corporations.

Lenny earned the "Dean's Award" as best instructor at Toastmasters Leadership Institute in 1993 and was voted Toastmaster Of the Year for District 53 in 1994. He was one of the featured speakers at the 1996 Toastmasters International Convention. His best selling books, "Dynamic Presentation Skills for the Business Professional" and “No Sweat Presentations - The Painless Way to Successful Speaking,” along with his other publications, audiotapes and videotapes, have helped thousands of people from around the world in over 178 countries become better presenters. Lenny is also the author of the book, "Success Via the Internet-How to Grow Your Business Online." Lenny's website is featured in the book, "101 Best Dot.Coms to Start: The Essential Sourcebook of Startup Wisdom, Financial Tips, and Inside Secrets for Building a Business on the Internet."

Lenny's National Best Selling Book, "10 Days to More Confident Public Speaking," published by Warner Books (now Grand Central Publishing), was released in July 2001 is now in it’s 10th printing. Lenny’s latest book, “Painless Presentations – The Proven Stress-Free Way to Successful Speaking”, was just published and released by John Wiley & Sons. Lenny’s Simply Speaking E-Zine is sent to over 78,000 people in over 178 countries.

Engagement overview

Executive one-on-one coaching along with "in-house" group programs for any size group.  Programs from 1/2 day to 3-4 day programs available - all customized to meet your needs. We are the leading authority on public speaking skills and internationally recognized expert.


• ABB Combustion
• Advanced Technologies & Services, LLC
• Allmerica Financial
• A.M. Consultants
• American Chemical Society
• American Express
• American Marketing Association
• American Society for Training & Development
• Applied BioTech Concepts, Inc.
• Association of Arkansas Counties
• AstraZeneca
• Automatic Data Processing, Inc.
• Babcock & Wilcox
• Boards Of Education (Several)
• Boy Scouts Of America
• Bridgeport Hospital
• BT North America
• Cabot Microelectronics
• Capitol Community-Technical College
• Carlsbad Municipal Water District
• Centerbank
• Central Connecticut State College
• Chartered Property Casualty Underwriters
• Columbia University Graduate School of Business
• Combined Health Appeal
• Combustion Engineering
• Comet Group
• Connecticut Authors Association
• Connecticut Association of Purchasing Mgmt, Inc.
• Connecticut Center for Advanced Technology
• Connecticut Hospital Association
• Connecticut Mutual Insurance Company
• Connecticut Society of Professional Estimators
• Control Diabetes Services, Inc.
• Covenant to Care for Children
• Cox Cable
• CRA Rogers Casey
• Current Analysis
• Department of Defense
• Delaware Society of Professional Engineers
• DG Bank of New York
• Dictaphone, Pitney Bowes Company
• Duke University Graduate School
• Eaton Corporation
• Electric Power Research Institute
• Entrepreneurial Woman's Network
• Farmington Board Of Education
• Fidelity Investments
• Financial One, Inc.
• Forest Laboratories
• French Embassy
• Gallo Wine Merchants, Inc.
• Gardner Merchant
• GE Commercial Finance
• Gillette Financial Group
• Goodheart-Willcox Publisher
• Goodrich & Sherwood
• Greater Hartford Chamber Of Commerce
• Greater Valley Chamber Of Commerce
• Hartford Public School System
• HBAC Relocation
• HB Communications, Inc.
• HCA Healthcare
• HeliFlite
• Hudson University
• Hyundai Electronics America
• Inc Magazine
• Information Management Corporation (IMC)
• Institute of Management Consultants
• Intel Corporation
• Inter-American Development Bank (IADB)
• International Clients in Europe
• International Clients in Asia
• International Clients in South America
• International Clients in North America
• International Clients in Australia
• International Factor Association (IFA)
• Inventors Association of Connecticut
• Kaiser Permanente
• King's College London
• Alpha Delta Kappa
• Lewton Industries Corporation
• Life Learn
• Loctite Corporation
• MacDermid, Incorporated
• Marketing Directions
• Master Lock
• Mattel, Inc. (PT. Mattel Indonesia)
• Mead Paper
• MedEx International
• Merck
• Memory Corporation
• Millstone Nuclear Power Station
• Motorola Corporation
• National School Plant Management Association
• National Association of Purchasing Managers
• National Society of Professional Engineers
• National Speakers Association-New England Chapter
• National Speakers Association-Tennessee Chapter
• Nestle Waters - North America
• Network for Advancement in Professional Sales
• Nielsen Media Research
• New England College
• Newington Board Of Education
• Newington High School
• North American Products Corporation
• Northeast Utilities
• Northeastern University
• Nynex
• Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons of Milford & Derby, P.C.
• Palomar Medical Technologies, Inc.
• Paradigm Associates
• Parametric Technology Corporation
• Parish Structural Products
• Pennsylvania Dept. Of Environmental Protection
• Pennsylvania Bureau of State Parks
• Photo Marketing Association International
• PictureTel
• Praxair
• Presto Products Company
• Professional Development Services
• Professional Insurance Marketing Association (PIMA)
• Public Relations Society of America
• Purchase Plus Buyers Group, Inc.
• Quorum International, Ltd
• Reckitt Benckiser Group
• Republican Political Party, Rocky Hill, CT.
• Resource Engineering
• Rohm & Haas Corporation
• Risk & Insurance Management Society
• Sara Lee
• Shape Electronics, Inc.
• Shop Rite
• Sklover & Associates, LLC Society of Flavor Chemists
• Syska Hennessey
• Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital
• Taqua Systems
• Terumo Medical Corporation
• Texas Deptartment of Human Services
• The America Group
• The Connecticut Authors Association
• The Greater Hartford Chamber Of Commerce
• The Harford Courant
• The Learning Exchange
• The Millard Group
• The Monetary Stress Institute
• The New England Speakers Association
• The Rockbestos Company
• The TAN Company
• The Terlaga Group
• The Torrington Company
• Thompson Creek Mining
• Toastmasters International
• Travelers Insurance Company
• Trumbull High School
• Unisys Corporation
• United Health Care
• United States Aerobatic Foundation, Inc.
• U.S. Department of Agriculture
• U.S. Department of Transportation
• United States Air Force
• United States Army - Aberdeen Proving Ground
• United States Army - Fort Meade
• United States Army - Fort Monmouth
• United States Fish & Wild Life Service - Alaska
• United Technologies
• United Way
• University of Mass, Lowell
• USAA World Wide Insurance
• Utility Mamagement Services, Inc.
• Verizon
• Visting Nurse and Home Care, Inc
• Waffle House, Inc.
• West Hartford Continuing Education
• Western New England College
• Westinghouse Corporation
• W.J. Deutsch & Sons Ltd
• WMD Task Force
• Youth Tech Entrepreneurs
• Zebus Group, Inc
• Zycos