Erin P. Dyer
For Immediate Release
Aspinwall Toastmasters Club Takes Home 3 Awards at Recent Speech Competition
Aspinwall (O’Hara Twp.), PA, March 6, 2014 - Aspinwall Toastmasters participated in the Area’s local speech competition and took three of the four available awards! Competition begins with club contests and winners continue competing through the Area, Division, and District levels. The two competitions held recently were for Evaluation and International Speeches. The Evaluation Competition requires participants to compete on providing a good evaluation with analysis, recommendations, and encouragement The International Speech Competition requires participants to compete on speech content, organization, voice quality, and gestures.
Congratulations to Jennifer Calihan who won first place in International Speeches and Alexandra Sabina who received a first place award in Evaluation and third place in International Speeches. Jennifer is a local mother of four with an interest in the connection between food and wellness. Alexandra is a Mentor and a Public Speaker who shares her expertise of "How To Eliminate Fear & Failure From Our lives through Virtuosity."
These two local residents will compete in the division competitions on March 8, 2014 in Cranberry, PA.
Meeting Dates: EVERY Tuesday Evening 6:30-8:00pm
Location: the River Room of Lighthouse Pointe
500 Chapel Road, Pittsburgh PA 15238
For more information contact:
Alexandra Sabina, V.P. of Membership,
Checkout our website for more information
About Aspinwall Toastmasters
Toastmasters is a place where you develop and grow - both personally and professionally. In Toastmasters meetings we learn by doing. Whether you're an executive or a stay-at-home parent, a college student or a retiree, you will improve yourself; building skills to express yourself in a variety of situations: giving better presentations; leading meetings - and participating in them - more confidently; speaking more smoothly off the cuff; even handling one-on-one interactions with family, friends and colleagues more positively. Anyone interested may attend one or more meetings for free to experience the benefits of membership.
About Toastmasters International
Toastmasters International is a nonprofit educational organization that teaches public speaking and leadership skills through a worldwide network of meeting locations. Headquartered in Rancho Santa Margarita, California, the organization’s membership exceeds 292,000 in more than 14,350 clubs in 122 countries. Toastmasters International has helped people of all backgrounds become more confident in front of an audience.