Lisa Panarello, Finalist in Toastmasters International 2010 World Champion Speaker Contest, with Michael Notaro, Vice President
Lisa Panarello, 2010 Semi-Finalist Winner
Meet the Founder
Lisa Panarello is the Founder & CEO of Careers Advance. Her diverse background has led to her passion, expertise and success in her multiple roles as Career Coach, Résumé Writer, Communications Trainer, Educator and Inspirational Speaker.
Since 2002, Lisa has developed a revolutionary career-readiness curriculum, co-authored Unleash the Leader Within You!, produced The Power of A Smile DVD, created over 3,000 résumés and helped thousands of individuals turn frustrating job search campaigns into exciting career journeys.
Simultaneously, Lisa has hit the stage as America’s MVP Coach, where her presentations, workshops, seminars and Key Notes have inspired over 550,000 students, parents and professionals nationwide to achieve their dreams.
Lisa has been featured on the CBS Early Show, Career Clinic Radio of Detroit, WYLD FM Radio of New Orleans, and Cable TV: Channel 22 of Yonkers, NY. Additionally, she has performed live at Gotham and Village Lantern comedy clubs in NYC and this year she earned her way to Finalist in Toastmaster’s International World Champion Speaker Contest in Palm Desert, CA.
Lisa was born and raised in Brooklyn, NY, holds a BBA Degree in Marketing from Baruch College, a Certificate in Career Planning from NYU and over 15 years of corporate experience in marketing, advertising, sales operations, project management and staff training and development.
Today, Lisa dedicates her life’s work to empowering the success of others, because she believes Everyone’s Mission IS PossibleTM!