Whether counseling one individual or speaking before a group of hundreds or thousands, Dr. Gurney's unique combination of intelligence, humor and insight is always very much in demand. She has been a frequent keynote and guest speaker at conferences and meetings in America and throughout the world.
Dr. Gurney has developed and conducted training workshops and seminars in a wide range of topics related to the psychology of money management and investing.
She has also been chosen as a leader for think tanks for prominent members and leaders of various industries including financial services, advertising and public relations, financial literacy, entrepreneurs of international businesses, family businesses and more.
Some of the groups she has worked with and/or spoken to include General Electric, the Mutual Fund Educational Alliance, American Savings and Education Council, Securities Industry Association Board, Citibank, JP Morgan, American Association of Individual Investors, American Association of Retired Persons National Meeting, American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, Charles Schwab Annual Conference, and more.
Here's what some observers have had to say about Dr. Gurney's presentations:"Dr. Kathleen Gurney came to my attention when I was reviewing the so-called â€˜stars' of the financial advice fieldâ€¦She was the first person AARP thought of to help our members break through personal barriers and mistakes with their moneyâ€¦For many of us, her approach is our best chance at breaking debilitating spending habits and getting on the financial straight and narrow."
Gloria Feinberg, Public Affairs Liaison
"On our five-city tour including 100 CFO's of Fortune 500 companies, I consistently received very positive feedback and appreciated your part in making it a success. The audience clearly enjoyed having the perspective you provided abut individuals' approaches to financial decisions and money management."
J.P. Morgan Investment Management, Inc.
"Thousands of Australians have been inspired by your seminars and media appearances to take control of their money and make a financial difference in their lives."
Virginia Dowd, CEO
"I'm delighted to report that your presentation for our World President Organization (WPO) maintained and even exceeded expectations. All 46 couples found you to be insightful and found value in their reports and your work. One of our more discerning members, and critical I might add, remarked that it was the best educational program he had attended in his history with YPO (Young Presidents Organization)"
Andy Goldfarb, Education Chair,
YPO/WPO Los Angeles Chapter