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Katharine is a three-time award-winning author, motivational speaker and the world’s leading concierge trainer. Katharine is considered to be one of the founders of the independent concierge industry and is the most sought out concierge consultant and trainer in the world.

A high content, dynamic international speaker with a motivational/inspirational style. Katharine is available to speak to your group in both full and half day sessions.


She is also a thriving stage 3 breast cancer survivor and author of her best selling inspirational book “Rainbows and Banana Peels.”

Since 1999, Katharine has both been interviewed by and appeared on dozens of newspapers, magazines, radio and television shows from around the country including

  • ABC News Nightline and both CBS and ABC News
  • Dozens of radio shows across the country including Delta Airlines Sky Radio and The Joey Reynolds Show on WOR Radio 710 AM in New York (twice)
  • Dozens of newspapers and magazines across the country including Time Magazine, Money Magazine, Forbes, USA Today, The Washington Post, LA Times, the Wall Street Journal, Women’s World Magazine, The New York Times and Conde Naste to name a few.
  • She has assisted MTV and ABC’s Good Morning America on features on the concierge industry

To read a few of Katharine’s articles, please visit: Ezinearticles

In Pictures, Seven Easy To Start Businesses by Maureen Farrell –

The Washington Post

When You Need Another You by Annie Gowen –

The Independent – London

Recruitment: Got a problem? Call a concierge… By Emma Jane Jones –

Columbia Journalism Review

Americans Too Busy To do Errands by Felix Gillette –

How to be a Personal Concierge: Entrepreneur magazine, author unknown
Make every client feel like the most important person in the world with a personal concierge service.


Are You Overwhelmed Caring for Someone Else? Call Your Concierge. Assistance with home repairs, buying groceries

LA Times

How To Find The Right Service For The Right Price by Julie M. Makinen –

Calling In Extra Assistance by Beth Kwon –

How Stuff Works

How a Concierge Works by Stephanie Watson –

San Diego Union Tribune

Just Have Someone Else Do It by Annie Gowen –

How To Start A Concierge & Errand Service by JYHyll –

Blog Talk Radio

Empowering Women with Deborah Shane:

Emily Chase Smith

Add the Concierge Touch to your business with Katharine Giovanni –

Blog Talk Radio

Value in the workplace (and life)…

Woman’s World Interview

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Muses & Visionaries Magazine No11

“At your service”


To contact Katharine for an interview, please visit our contact page, or you may call her office at (919) 443-2425

To book Katharine to speak at your next event or training session, please call us at (919) 443-2425 (ET) during normal business hours, or use our contact form and we will respond by the next business day. Available nationwide by arrangement and as a last minute guest.

Also check out our information for meeting planers and event organizers.

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To download Katharine’s one-sheet, please click here: Speaker_One_Sheet_KG