Narges Nirumvala, CEO

Dubbed ‘the secret weapon’ by one journalist, Narges Nirumvala is a world-renowned leadership communication expert, international speaker and author of the public speaking and presentation skills book “Capture the Spotlight”She works with corporate leaders, association executives, elected community officials and high-performance teams to help them find their authentic voice, write killer keynotes and communicate with confidence in any public speaking situation from boardroom presentations to conference keynotes. She is one of the Top 100 Leadership Experts to Follow on Twitter and her writing on the subject has been published and circulated to 106 countries worldwide.

Narges has an honours degree in Psychology and did her postgraduate studies in International Political Economy – both in the United Kingdom, before moving to Cananda with her family.

Narges is often called upon by the media as an expert in her field. She has appeared on numerous media channels including CityTV, Breakfast Television Vancouver, OMNI Television, SUCCESS magazine, the Province, News1130 radio, the Vancouver Courier, Business In Vancouver, the Sounding Board and many others. 

Narges is a passionate community leader and philanthropist. She has served on numerous not-for-profit boards over the years. She currently sits on the Boards of the Dixon Transition Society and is Chair of the Fundraising Committee for the CKNW Orphans’ Fund. With her husband she supports many other charities including the YWCA, Family Services of Greater Vancouver, Dixon Transition Society, Vancouver Opera and Big Sisters of BC Lower Mainland.


  • Winner, Dale Carnegie Sales Talk Champion
  • Winner, Seeker Business Web Award
  • Chair, Westside Business Awards of Distinction Awards
  • Networking In Vancouver Connector of the Month
  • Finalist, Vancouver Women of Worth Mompreneur of the Year
  • Finalist, Vancouver Women of Worth Spirit, Success & Soul Award
  • Nominee, 2012 North America Small Business Influencer Awards Sponsored by Blackberry
  • Nominee, 2013 Shorty Awards, Small Business Category
  • Debate Judge, JDC West 2013 at UBC
  • Judge, 2013 Westside Business Awards
  • Presentation Skills Trainer, 2013 TiE Global Venture Challenge World Champions
  • Presentation Skills Trainer, 2013 Sanofi BioGENEius Challenge BC Champion
  • Presentation Skills Trainer, 2014 Sanofi BioGENEius Challenge Canadian Champion
  • Nominee, 2014 RBC Canadian Women Entrepreneur Awards
  • Finalist, 2014 Vancouver Board of Trade LOT Mentor of the Year
  • Top 100 Leadership Experts to Follow on Twitter
  • Top 100 Twitter Users in Vancouver
  • Judge, 2015 TiE Vancouver Venture Challenge
  • Ranked by Klout in the Top 0.1% of people for influence on topics #Leadership #Entrepreneurship and #PublicSpeaking
  • Nominee, 2016 Wendy McDonald Awards, Community Catalyst

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