With a lifetime of experience and achievement in business relationship development, Marion Gellatly has been guiding professionals to strengthen their personal power since 1991. Ms. Gellatly founded Powerful Presence in 1991 to help professionals find their full potential by improving their personal presentation. Her inside knowledge of the corporate world, mastery of image development, and proven leadership skills give her a unique insight and advantage in furthering the image goals of her corporate and professional clients. Ms. Gellatly attributes much of her success to her own foundation of “personal power:” her belief in self, positive attitude, communication skills, business style, appearance, and business etiquette skills.
One of a handful of individuals who have earned the title “Certified Image Master” from the Association of Image Consultants International (AICI), Ms. Gellatly is among the top experts in her field. She served as 2005-2007 President of AICI, the premier global image organization that represents members in over 45 countries. During her tenure the organization doubled its membership and continued to build the strongest global certification program in the industry.
As a recognized leader in image consulting, Ms Gellatly directs the on-line Image Center for the Direct Selling Women’s Alliance, travels the nation as a speaker and seminar leader, and is called to inform radio audiences and the press. Ms. Gellatly has been featured in national media such as The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, and USA Today.