USA/CAN TOLL FREE
855 414.1034

INTERNATIONAL
+1 646 307.5567

7285344

Mignon Fogarty

Bestselling Author and "Grammar Girl" of the Quick and Dirty Tips Podcast

Travels From

Nevada


BOOK THIS SPEAKER

BIO

Quick and Dirty Tips Network. A technical writer and entrepreneur, she has served as an editor and producer at a number of health and science Web sites. She has a B.A. in English from the University of Washington in Seattle and an M.S. in biology from Stanford University. In April 2014, Grammar Girl’s web site (quickanddirtytips.com/grammar-girl) was selected as one of the 101 Best Websites for Writers by Writer’s Digest magazine. She lives in Reno, Nevada.

 


Visit the Quick and Dirty Tips website
CNN talks about Grammar Girl
Check out an All Business podcast on Mignon
Read about Mignon in The Seattle Times!
www.macmillan.com
More Speaker Info

pdf Download Bio

BOOK THIS SPEAKER

BOOKS

e-Book Agency
St. Martin's Griffin

An essential primer for life after college from the experts at Quick and Dirty Tips.
Trade Paperback
St. Martin's Griffin

Millions of people around the world communicate better thanks to Mignon Fogarty, aka Grammar Girl, whose top-rated weekly grammar podcast has been downloaded...
Trade Paperback
St. Martin's Griffin

Millions of people around the world communicate better thanks to Mignon Fogarty, aka Grammar Girl, whose top-rated weekly grammar podcast has been downloaded...

SPEECHES

How to Navigate New Media: One year ago, Mignon Fogarty created a weekly podcast to tackle some of the most common mistakes people make while communicating. The podcasts have now been downloaded more than seven million times and was voted iTunes "Best Educational Podcast of 2008." As a new media entrepreneur, she addresses the changing and often confounding world of online media, and how it affects our lives.

Grammar Rules and Word-Choice Guidelines: Fogarty discusses the mistakes that can confound even the best writers. From “between vs. among” and “although vs. while” to comma splices and misplaced modifiers, Mignon offers memory tricks and clear explanations that will help readers recall and apply those troublesome grammar rules; from hour long keynotes to full-day trainings, Mignon can help your group become better communicators.


BOOK THIS SPEAKER


RECENT VIDEOS

  • Mignon Fogarty on her Grammar Girl podcas

REVIEWS

PRAISE FOR MIGNON FOGARTY:
“It was such a pleasure having Mignon [speak]. She was so great and a perfect fit for [our] audience…I’ve heard nothing but great things.”
-Beckie Jankiewicz, Partner, The Event Studio

Mignon Fogarty is a sought-after keynote speaker and is frequently scheduled as an expert speaker for business as well as academic events. You may also be interested in browsing our growing catalog of literary keynote and motivational speakers ranging from academic keynote speakersnovelists and historians.



Macmillan Speakers Bureau

We provide extraordinary professional speakers for all types of events and topics anywhere in the world. Our team of specialists can help you select the best speaker for your event - contact us today to get started!

Read More