Marketing Mambo

Developing A Powerful Executive Voice with Coach Cynthia Zhai

November 29, 2021 Terry McDougall Season 1 Episode 49
Marketing Mambo
Developing A Powerful Executive Voice with Coach Cynthia Zhai
Show Notes

Cynthia Zhai is coach and founder of Powerful Executive Voice. Over the past 10 years, she has worked with professionals from 46 countries across 6 continents, supporting them to speak with a voice that reflects their inner power. 

She's spoken in 18 countries across 5 continents and was awarded one of the highest designations in the speaking industry, CSP (Certified Speaking Professional), earned by only 12% of speakers worldwide. Cynthia was also the first woman in Singapore to be accredited by International Enneagram Association.

Cynthia was born and raised in China. Even though English was one of her majors and despite being an exchange student in the U.S., many people doubted that she could do voice training and coaching. She was rejected again and again by those she approached about partnering, yet she didn't allow that to discourage her. 

For the past 10 years, Cynthia has found much fulfillment helping her clients develop their full potential as speakers. She's also the author of Influence Through Voice published by McGraw Hill. She's done a TedX talk on the Transformative Power of Your Voice and spoken on international stages in Europe, the U.S.

Cynthia is a voice coach, professional speaker (CSP), and best-selling author of Influence Through Voice published by McGraw Hill. She’s also a TEDx speaker.

Cynthia has helped clients from 46 countries across 6 continents with their voices to speak with impact and conviction, engages and inspires people to embrace change and take action. Cynthia has been a professional speaker and coach for the past 18 years and her engagement spans 5 continents in 18 countries and regions such as USA, Finland, The Netherlands, Portugal, Spain, Argentina, Egypt, Singapore, Malaysia, Hong Kong, Macau, mainland China, India, Brunei, Vietnam, Thailand, Indonesia and The Philippines.

Cynthia has appeared in USA Discover Your Talent Show, Singapore Radio Program 938Live 4 times, Hong Kong Radio 3, and Malaysia Business Radio Station BFM as a guest speaker on the subject of Voice. She's a regular guest on podcast shows around the world.

Cynthia has spoken to more than 20,000 audience members across industries, from the world’s top MNCs as K & L Gates Washington D.C., Stanford University, Sofia University, Mercer, Google, HSBC, Procter & Gamble, to Government bodies as British High Commission Singapore, Immigration & Checkpoints Authority, Singapore Air Force and more.

Cynthia’s website:

TEDx Talk:

"It doesn’t matter where you are coming from. All that matters is where you are going.”  -- Brian Tracy


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