David’s speech from the AIS Public Speaking Workshop

2017-02-19T06:27:14+00:00

The American Institute for Stuttering (AIS) began offering monthly public speaking workshops in January 2014 and they have been a huge success! These workshops aim to give past and present clients an opportunity to hone their public speaking skills. AIS client, David Louisia, gives us an inside look at his most recent speech from the June workshop. This workshop focused on incorporating body language to enhance public speaking.

American Institute for Stuttering 2014 Benefit Gala

2016-03-03T11:40:48+00:00

June 16th, 2014 – The Annual Freeing Voices Changing Lives Benefit Gala was held by the American Institute for Stuttering. Becky Quick (CNBC co-anchor, Squawk Box) was the mistress of ceremonies, while Jes Staley (J.P. Morgan, BlueMountain Capital) joined Jeck Welch as a fellow honoree. Others in attendance included John Stossel, Sir Harold Evans, Ellis Lankster (CB, NY Jets), Trumaine McBride (CB, NY Giants), Arthur Blank (co-founder, The Home Depot & owner, Atlanta Falcons), Kenneth Langone (co-founder, The Home Depot), and Suzy Welch (author and wife of Jack Welch).

American Institute for Stuttering 2014 Benefit Gala (Short)

2016-03-03T11:40:27+00:00

June 16th, 2014 – The Annual Freeing Voices Changing Lives Benefit Gala was held by the American Institute for Stuttering. Becky Quick (CNBC co-anchor, Squawk Box) was the mistress of ceremonies, while Jes Staley (J.P. Morgan, BlueMountain Capital) joined Jeck Welch as a fellow honoree. Others in attendance included John Stossel, Sir Harold Evans, Ellis Lankster (CB, NY Jets), Trumaine McBride (CB, NY Giants), Arthur Blank (co-founder, The Home Depot & owner, Atlanta Falcons), Kenneth Langone (co-founder, The Home Depot), and Suzy Welch (author and wife of Jack Welch).

Jack Welch Award Presentation – American Institute for Stuttering 2014 Gala

2017-02-19T06:27:14+00:00

June 16th, 2014 – Jack Welch, former CEO of G.E. and a person who stutters, was an honoree at the Freeing Voices, Changing Lives Benefit Gala for the American Institute for Stuttering (AIS). Jack’s wife, Suzy Welch, accepted the award on his behalf, and shared a video of Jack accepting the award.