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MEET OUR SPEAKERS

SARA LYNN BRENNAN

Sara Lynn Brennan is an award-winning entrepreneur, CEO and principal interior designer at Sara Lynn Brennan Interiors, the first and only full-service interior design firm in Waxhaw, NC, who specializes in...

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CYNTHIA CLARK

For more than 25 years, Clark has been providing personalized service for small and large homes, urban condos, lake houses, ski houses and boutique offices in New Hampshire, Massachusetts and Maine...

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WILL HANKE

Will Hanke has two passions: supporting our U.S. veterans and helping window treatment and awning businesses tell their story online—providing them with increased exposure, more customers and higher...

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ROGER MAGALHAES

Roger Magalhaes holds numerous certifications from various leading product lines and proprietary installation techniques. He’s a national speaker, a regular columnist for Window Fashion Vision magazine and the...

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O’D MCKEWAN

O’D McKewan is the product coach for Window Covering World. He is a master of motorization and a leader in the motorized window covering field. He has almost 20 years of hands-on experience...

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LUANN NIGARA

LuAnn Nigara is a celebrated media personality, keynote speaker and seasoned entrepreneur. Recognized as the “go-to” keynote speaker for leaders and entrepreneurs to launch their life and get out of...

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KATHY CRAGG PACE

Kathy Cragg Pace is an entrepreneur and elevated design sales specialist who has managed, mentored, and trained over 1000 in-home designers and home improvement sales professionals with...

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SANDRA VAN SICKLE

Sandra VanSickle, a dedicated leader in the industry, strives to educate, inspire and promote others in the window coverings industry. With her 30+ years of knowledge and workroom experience, Sandra is...

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MICHELE WILLIAMS

Michele Williams is a serial entrepreneur and speaker on a mission to close the financial literacy gap for small businesses. Through her two companies, Scarlet Thread Consulting, a client-facing coaching program...

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DONNA CASH

Donna Cash owns an award-winning soft furnishings design and fabrication studio that focuses on inspiring, encouraging and training for the home decor industry. . Her business, Designs by Donna...

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JANIE COX

Janie Cox is the managing director of A-Class Drapery Educational Institute LLC and A-Class Draperies and Interiors Ltd., the founder of the first offshore chapter of the Window Coverings Association of America...

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JESSICA HARLING

With unwavering conviction, Jessica Harling can break down complex decisions to simplify an action plan. Her dynamic problem-solving can confront potential obstacles proactively and energize any...

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MADELEINE MACRAE

Madeleine MacRae serves as CEO, Founder and Chief Innovator for Homepro Toolbox, a digital resource center focused on leveraging rock-solid sales, marketing and business education to drive...

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TRACEE MURPHY

Tracee Murphy specializes in designing spaces that reflect “your style of living,” making sure that each project is unique and reflective of the homeowner or business occupying the space. While not...

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VINCE NIGARA

Vince Nigara is a relentless entrepreneur and business developer—and has been since 1978. He is currently the managing partner of Exciting Windows!. This, combined with his prior experience as...

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LINDA TULLY

Linda Tully started Custom Coverings drapery workroom in 2000. She is a former IWCE speaker and has won many awards, including IWCE’s Workroom of the Year 2011 and 2019 and first place in Window...

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VITA VYGOVSKA

Vita Vygovska is the award-winning author, speaker, business coach and window treatment specialist. Her company, Vitalia, Inc. Window Treatments & Awnings, is a comprehensive fabrication, measurement...

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