Find a Certified Color Consultant Near You
Whether your project is big or small, simple or challenging, a certified color consultants is ready to help you. Each of these individuals have earned their professional designation and can guide you in choosing the perfect colors for you, your home or your business.
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Working with color is my passion, be it for your home or a painting. I help clients create a beautiful palette for their home like a designer with the eye of an artist. My color clients live within a 15 mile radius of Fairfax but my art travels far and wide.
Call her a citoyenne du monde (citizen of the world) — she’s lived in 7 different countries! Robin was a founding member of the DC Chapter of the National Speakers Association (in 1980) and worked as a professional speaker, speechwriter and coach. After that she enjoyed a career as a singer/actress, writer/producer, mounting and performing in shows for the Associations/Meetings Market in DC (Love Makes World Bank Go Round!; Selling: You’ve Gotta Have Heart! etc)
: Being a print model and producing commercials for the Panache Modeling Agency led to covering the social and fashion beat in Washington DC: As Editorial Director for “Washington Entertainment Magazine, ” she wrote Fete City, Hot Couture, and various feature articles; she wrote Le Beau Monde for “Quarante, the Magazine for the Woman Who Has Arrived” (sold to Lear’s); Fashionably Washington for “Travelhost, ” and Where Are They Now? for “Washington Life. “ Her very first interview for that column was former OAS Ambassador Alejandro Orfilla’s Austrian wife, Helga, who exclaimed, “Oh, you’re interviewing former celebrities and current has-beens!”
Today Robin is a professional speaker and speaking coach. Her company is Creative Resources LLC and she is professional speaker and coach. Her new partner, Andrew Finn, Ph. D., is a professional speaker, coach and professor of interpersonal and intercultural communication. Their company, Dynamic Verbal Intercourse, LLC. Robin looks forward to a new career giving seminars on business etiquette and protocol, specializing in businesses in Europe.
She is a member of the French American Chamber of Commerce, National Speakers Association, Capital Speakers Club, and the Legacy Society of WETA and various charities, including the Women’s Committees for the Washington Performing Arts Society and the National Museum for Women in the Arts.
Kate Smith shows companies, designers, and consultants how to become a go-to resource for color expertise. With her guidance many clients increased both their customer base and revenue by providing color information, tools and services that set them apart from their competition.
Smith works with companies who are building a relationship with their customers around color. She helps them by creating compelling color content that relates to their company’s products or services and can be distributed in print, on air, online or via social media.
Smith has a gift for helping people feel confident when choosing color while at that same time telling a story about her client’s products and services. She is able to provide her clients with exactly the right color expertise and guidance that allows their customers to make confident color decisions that lead to purchases they feel good about. The result is that the companies Smith works with develop a trusted relationship with their customers, are seen as a color leader in their industry and enjoy a positive impact to their bottom line.
Smith serves as a media spokesperson for many of her clients as well as for her own company. She has appeared on countless radio, television programs and in print educating people about the importance of color all aspects of their lives. Some of her recent work has appeared in House Beautiful, InStyle, MSNBC, Yahoo! News, Washington Post, Miami Sun Sentinel, Chicago Tribune, and the Boston Globe.
She is an inspirational keynote speaker and seminar leader, with an approachable style and an ability to make complex ideas easy to understand. Smith inspires others to find their own color confidence and business skills. She trains both corporate teams and individuals. With her guidance, countless companies and individuals have increased their revenue and set themselves apart by offering color information, tools or services.
Smith is currently President and Chief Color Maven of her own consulting firm Sensational Color. Previously she was Senior Director, America Online with responsibility for [email protected] and the AOL House & Home channel. She holds a BFA from Kent State University.