The FENG Charleston, SC Chapter

Next Meeting


11/14/2018 – 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM (Reserve a spot at this event)


Crowne Plaza
4831 Tanger Outlet Boulevard
North Charleston, SC 29418


Topic: Art of Storytelling in Business

Speaker: Kirk Vitello is a Certified Dale Carnegie Trainer for Dale Carnegie South Carolina

Influence others through effective stories. This could be good for the sales part of being a fractional CFO (how to move prospects to trusting hiring you.

Speaker's bio:
Kirk Vitello is a Certified Dale Carnegie Trainer for Dale Carnegie South Carolina; a franchise for Dale Carnegie Training, Inc. Kirk joined Dale Carnegie after managing operations for a family owned business post graduation from College of Charleston. In his daily role, he engages with clients to understand the needs of organizations and individuals to build competencies and skills that drive organizational results. Through assessments and professional improvement discussions, he creates road maps tailored to reach specific goals and outcomes. By combining his skill set as a Coach, Trainer and Business Consultant, Kirk incorporates the metrics and development strategies to assist individuals in turning their potential into reality.

Kirk has over 800 hours of experience with coaching and training business professionals in the areas of confidence, interpersonal skills, communication, presentations, public speaking, leadership and handing stress while improving our attitude. He has his Bachelors in Business Administration from College of Charleston with a minor in Finance.

Prior to Dale Carnegie of South Carolina, Kirk was a trainer and consultant with Performance Training Associates, another Dale Carnegie Franchise located in the MA, RI & NH area. Over his 3-year employment in New England Kirk established himself as a successful business development generator & qualified trainer driving outstanding results for participants and clients.

Kirk is an avid reader and adamant about continuous improvement. He’s hungry for new tools, techniques and methodologies that cannot only increase his success, but the success of his participants, students & clients as well.

Speaking Engagement Topic Areas:
- Attitudes for Service
- Building Trust, Credibility and Respect
- Bringing Conflict into the Open
- Conflict Management
- Disagreeing Agreeably
- High Impact Presentations
- Keeping Stress and Worry in Perspective
- Learning Skills to Boost Communication
- Leadership Communication
- Presenting To Persuade
- Team Building
- Generational Leadership

Kirk Vitello
Certified Trainer & Consultant
Dale Carnegie Training® South Carolina

Cell: (843) 284 - 3104
Instagram: kirk.vitello.dale.carnegie

Please bring:
- Name Badge
- Personal Contact cards
- Resumes
- Your 90-second elevator speech

Attire: business casual

Sponsor: Ameris Bank


About the Charleston, SC Chapter

The chapter in Charleston has 294 professionals with more than half on the Alumni list (meaning -- employed or they have landed and are with a new employer).

Please check website for day of the week as they alternate month to month from Tuesday or Wednesday for 2018.

6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
Crowne Plaza
4831 Tanger Outlet Boulevard, Plantation Board Room or section of the Ballroom
North Charleston, SC 29418

Sponsor: Ameris Bank

Our objective is to support each other, share leads and discuss general intelligence about the market. If you are available we'd love to have you attend -- dress is "job interview" attire, or "dressy" business casual.

Chapter Leadership

Jim Doucher
(972) 922-1478
James is a Green Card-carrying Canadian. He is a CPA, CMA who moved to Dallas TX in August 2011 and subsequently to Charleston SC in August 2016.

James has just launched his own consulting practice (James Doucher Consulting – offering Outsourced CFO Services. James Doucher Consulting exists to solve the critical issues facing your organization.

Providing a broad range of services and solutions to help facilitate change, achieve your vision and optimize performance and productivity. Looking for a Trusted Advisor with International Finance & Operations experience from a diverse range of industries – from entertainment to construction to manufacturing to consumer goods? Let James help with Strategy, IT Systems, Reporting, Budgeting, Costing, and fast-approaching changes to the Revenue Recognition guidelines.

James enjoys spending his free time with his wife (Sue) and two daughters (Ella, 12 and Maya, 10).

Future Meetings

06:30 PM to 08:30 PM
Crowne Plaza
4831 Tanger Outlet Boulevard, Plantation Board Room
North Charleston, SC 29418

For Meeting Information, Please Contact:
Jim Doucher
(972) 922-1478