Nancy has coached clients and/or spoken at the following organizations:

  • Actuarial Society of Greater New York
  • American Management Association
  • American Womens Economic Development
  • Baruch College
  • Citigroup
  • Citi Habitats
  • Columbia University Center for Career Education
  • Financial Women's Association
  • Financial Executives International
  • Fordham University Women in Business Conference
  • Goldman Sachs
  • ING Wholesale Americas
  • The International Center in New York
  • International Coach Federation
  • JP Morgan Chase & Co.
  • Lee Hecht Harrison
  • Merrill Lynch
  • National Association of Professional Organizers-New York
  • National Women Singers Association
  • New York Foundation for the Arts
  • New York Life Insurance Company
  • New York University School of Continuing and Professional Studies
  • New York University Leonard N. Stern School of Business
  • 92nd Street Y
  • The Philippine New York Jaycees
  • The Royal Bank of Scotland, plc
  • Smithsonian Institution
  • Society of Actuaries
  • Spherion
  • United Way
  • US Navy
  • Verizon


"Follow Nancy's lead - and her example. She's a master marketer and networker. She's also a mentor, a colleague, and a confessor. Who could ask for anything more in a business communication coach?"
Bob Noltenmeier and Bob Eichinger
Co-Principals, Quadrant Communications Co., Inc.

"Nancy's coaching provided me a multitude of information that included résumé tips, networking advice and self-evaluation, which will prove invaluable in my pursuit of a new challenge in my career."
Carla Clarke, VP, Credit Risk Analyst, Major Financial Institution

"I find Nancy's insight and tactics to be practical and inspiring. She suggested that I needed to be clear as to what differentiates me from other performers, so we worked together on defining my unique gifts, talents, and skills. She has immediate, workable solutions for any questions or problems presented. Nancy has a contagious, optimistic approach. She is connected and committed to me, personally and professionally. She directs her advice not only to my situation, but to me as an individual and as an artist."
Madeline Abel-Kerns
Opera Singer, Actress, and Vocalist for Stage, Film, and TV

"Nancy has been pivotal in creating a series of joint events with my program at NYU. Her extensive network of contacts has brought excellent speakers to the events. Her organizational skills and effective communication have made the programs effortless. Exactly what you'd expect working with a top-notch coach."
Howard Greenstein
Social Media Strategist and Evangelist; Former Senior Director, Office of the Dean, New York University School of Continuing and Professional Studies

"Nancy's workshops are amazing and instrumental in helping me stay focused on my ultimate goals. Nancy educates, emotionally supports, and inspires! She is a master of her subject, and can delve into the most minute details while always keeping her eye on the bigger picture."
Ron Idra
Intellectual Property Attorney and Author, Profit From Intellectual Property (Sourcebooks, 2003)

"Nancy is a top-flight coach who has helped me tremendously with all aspects of my job search. After searching in a tough job market, I've landed a great position at a progressive company. And now I have the skills to continue building my professional network for the rest of my career. Nancy quickly gets to the heart of issues. I strongly recommend her to anyone."
Steve Rome
IT Project Leader

"I have always relied on Nancy for a rare blend of insight, ingenuity, and pragmatism."
Merry Quackenbush
Former Managing Director, JP Morgan Chase & Co.

"I have thoroughly enjoyed Nancy's Self-Promotion for Introverts® and business writing workshops, as well as her coaching groups. She has been very helpful to me with my letter writing and has freely shared her knowledge of marketing, networking, and business writing. I know I will benefit from the experience she has provided for years to come."
Diane Bodenstein
Corporate Attorney

"Nancy Ancowitz is my marketing guru. She is my 'go-to' person whenever I need to brainstorm promotional strategies or connect with the right people."
Marianna Lead, Ph.D.
Transformational Coach; Past President, International Coach Federation-NYC

"Nancy offered a series of informative and dynamic Self-Promotion for Introverts® presentations at a recent national conference of the Society of Actuaries. One of her sessions was the single most highly rated among all 80 sessions at the conference. Many participants praised how useful all of her sessions were. A consummate professional, Nancy succeeded at engaging this highly introverted group and inspiring them to take immediate actions to hone their executive presence, raise their visibility, and build their professional networks."
Ruth Ann Woodley, FSA, MAAA
Ruark Consulting, LLC
Council Member, Society of Actuaries (SOA), Entrepreneurial Actuaries Section

"The Self-Promotion for Introverts® workshop is particularly effective because of Nancy's sincerity and genuine desire to assist even the most introverted among us. It is a highly practical and valuable workshop that will leave you energized and empowered. I would recommend it highly to anyone who is looking for more content and less hype."
Mahesh Krishnamurti
Former Publisher and CFO, Worth Media/Worth Magazine

"Nancy Ancowitz is a contemporary spiritual guide. With intelligence, grace, and sensitivity, she helps to re-connect her clients to their own inner truths, the authentic source of confidence and wealth for all of us."
Michael Somoroff
Award-winning artist, film director, and teacher

"I can only speak of Nancy Ancowitz in glowing terms. She is a master communicator with laser-sharp focus. Nancy honed in on my unique qualities and defined the value I would bring to my next job. I have since landed a wonderful new position in a completely new field!"
Mitria DiGiacomo
Senior Marketing Executive

"Nancy Ancowitz focuses on the entire presentation package, not just the spoken word. She quickly identified key areas of improvement and opportunity, and then followed through with real, tangible ideas and feedback that enabled me to quickly take my speaking to the next level."
Michael L. Silver
CEO, Focus Partners, LLC

"As a foreigner learning to get into the complexities of corporate America, I found Nancy Ancowitz's seminars and personal coaching extremely useful. She is not only skilled and professional, but also very amiable and helpful. I strongly recommend her."
Ezequiel Trivino
Executive Creative Director, Nimblefish Technologies