Thought Leadership & Your Path To Influence with Denise Brosseau - Professional BusinessWomen of California

Thought Leadership & Your Path To Influence with Denise Brosseau

January 10, 2023 - 4:00 PM Pacific Time

Tuesday, January 10th at 4:00 PM Pacific Time


Make 2023 the year your voice is heard and your ideas are recognized.


Denise Brosseau, CEO of Thought Leadership Lab and author of the best-selling guide Ready to Be a Thought Leader?, will share her most effective strategies along with some truly inspirational stories to help you get on track to becoming a thought leader.


In this session, you will:

    • Gain the confidence and the agency to promote yourself and your ideas more effectively
    • Learn how busy women like you can commit to achieving your thought leadership priorities, even when your calendar is full to bursting
    • Explore how to avoid those paralyzing fears of not knowing what to say when you have the opportunity to take up your pen or get up on the stage
    • Identify a path forward that ensures your ideas gain traction and the following you deserve


If you’re ready to have more influence and impact, then this webinar is for you.


The webinar recording is shared with all registrants and will be available for 90 days from the live event date.

Speaker Information



As the CEO of Thought Leadership Lab, Denise Brosseau works with leaders and their teams to accelerate their journey from leader to thought leader.  She is the author of the best-selling guide Ready to Be a Thought Leader? (Wiley) and she has two popular courses on thought leadership for individuals and organizations on LinkedIn Learning. She also co-taught the first course at Stanford Business School on thought leadership with JD Schramm. Over the last twenty years, she has spoken before tens of thousands of people worldwide, at companies, conferences and organizations.


A Wellesley graduate with a Stanford MBA, she began her career in the technology industry at companies like Motorola and Broderbund Software. She then co-founded and was CEO of the Forum for Women Entrepreneurs (FWE). She grew FWE (now Watermark/Upward) into the country’s leading organization for women-led high growth start-ups.


With Amy Millman, she co-founded Springboard, the prestigious women’s startup launchpad that has led to over $10 billion in funding for women entrepreneurs. She also co-founded and served as President of Invent Your Future Enterprises and co-created the Invent Your Future Conference.


She served on many for profit and non-profit boards, including TheatreWorks Silicon Valley, the Northern California Chapter of the International Women’s Forum and the Wellesley Business Leadership Council. She is a long-time advocate for choice, raising money and serving on the boards/leadership councils for NARAL Pro-Choice America and Planned Parenthood Mar Monte and served as a Board Member of 416 Holdings, a for-profit company formed to increase the financial self-sufficiency of Planned Parenthood affiliates. She also served on the advisory board of Aspira Women’s Health (a public company).


Over the years, she has been honored to have her work recognized including as a Champion of Change by the White House. The Silicon Valley Business Journal also honored her among their Top 100 Women of Influence.