Raleigh, NC (August 8, 2010) Sandy Costa, a lawyer with Smith Anderson, will be a presenter at the Toastmaster International 80th Annual International Convention in Las Vegas, Nevada August 17-29, 2011. The event features a program that includes keynote presentations, skill-building seminars and international speech contests culminating in the World Championship of Public Speaking. These speakers and competitors demonstrate the excellence in public speaking that the Toastmasters program is known for.
Mr. Costa is a lawyer and international business leader who has enjoyed tremendous success in the corporate world. He has held legal and executive positions at several corporations, including the position of president and COO of Quintiles Transnational, Corp. Mr. Costa speaks to groups about leadership and how to create a successful workplace culture. He is the author of Humanity at Work: Encouraging Spirit, Achievement & Truth to Flourish in the Workplace. As a consultant and speaker, he shares his insights with a wide range of groups, including corporations, associations and universities.