Fran’s Story

Fran’s zone is an award winning leadership communication strategist and the founder and CEO of Zone Communication. She transforms careers via custom workshops, executive coaching programs, industry keynote speeches, leadership seminars, media appearances, and message strategy sessions. Her clients include Fortune 100 executives, CEO’s, marketing and sales leaders, best-selling authors, elected officials, and individuals ready to thrive on their own terms.

In 1992, Fran was recruited by UC Berkeley to create graduate level marketing curriculum as well as serve as an instructor. For her lifetime contribution to the field of communication, Fran received the ‘Headliner of the Year Award’. Other award recipients include Barbara Walters and icon Hearst Magazines editor, John Mack Carter. Her counsel and constant interaction with corporate brands and leaders won her a coveted invitation to Fortune Magazine’s ‘Most Powerful Women in Business Summit’.