Vinette Hoffman-Jackson is the current World Speaking Champion of Toastmasters International District 71, UK & Ireland 2017/2018 and the ‘Speaker Factor’ winner for London Professional Speakers Association 2016/2017. Voted Entreprenueur of the Year 2012 for the development of a bracelet for Mental Health by the University of Bedfordshire.
Vinette is also the author to the book ‘Did the Right Sperm Win?’, which has recently been carried by Waterstones. The book is a collection of inspiring short stories, anecdotes and personal reflections that will inspire you to recognise your true potential and find your purpose in life. She is a columnist for Black bright Magazine and StandUp Luton newspaper.
With over twenty years’ experience in teaching and motivating, Vinette has been consistently judged as outstanding and is Vice Chair of Governors. Vinette has recently found her niche, ‘Public Speaking’, and is now actively speaking in schools and companies nationally and internationally. Recent clients include Toastmasters International Convention 2017 (Vancouver, Canada) , Project Management Institute (Toronto chapter) Blue Mountain Bicycle Tours in (Jamaica), Visit Milton Keynes, University of Bedfordshire, Cranfield University, Leighton Buzzard & Lindslade food festival, Amaenia Centre and schools throughout the UK & Ireland. ‘Guarantee to leave you feeling inspired’ Charles Seanla- CEO Visit Milton Keynes group.
Her speeches are drawn from a rich background spanning many countries and a wealth of experience spanning many decades, interactions and geographical locations. Her unique talent of storytelling, analysing every day experiences and her passion will leave you feeling inspired! She is also the managing director of The Transition Zone, which offers bespoke workshops, seminars and keynotes.
Vinette believe in service to her community and is a member of the Rotary Club.
In her spare time Vinette enjoys classic cars shows and bungee jumping.