Frederiksberg Toastmasters: public speaking and leadership club

Context: part of the Toastmasters International organization

Duration: March 2018 – June 2020

Contribution: board member

Results: high growth to largest Toastmasters club in Denmark

Frederiksberg Toastmasters is a high-quality public speaking and leadership club that grew to the largest and probably the best in Denmark.

Contribution: board member

  • Was part of the board, in charge with the public relations (1.5 years) and operations (1 year), with high impact locally.
  • Served as an ambassador, mentor, evaluator, and judge in events, contests, and clubs. These activities had an occasional and limited impact across Denmark / Sweden / Germany.
  • Led social media for the “Empower Your Message!” Division Contest (100+ participants) where the overall approval score was 95% from 20 respondents.
  • Evaluated at the first Speechcraft public speaking program in Denmark (10 participants).

Results: high growth

  • In its first year 2018, Frederiksberg became the largest Toastmasters club in Denmark.
  • First-year club numbers: 60% guest retention, 2X quarterly growth, 52 members.