About Marla Seiden


MARLA SEIDEN is the founder and president of Seiden Communications Inc., offering presentation and speaking skills training as well as public relations consulting for over 25 years.

She works with attorneys, CPAs, business owners and executives, coaches, health professionals and others to become confident, engaging and persuasive speakers so they attract clients and stand out as industry experts. Her clients include large, middle and small companies as well as individuals.

Marla has taught public speaking at Hofstra University School of Continuing Education and Professional Development. She was also an adjunct lecturer at Bergen Community College.

Featured in the book Business Writing Today, A Practical Guide, by Natalie Canavor as the invited specialist on Presentation Planning, Marla has been quoted in Newsday and has also written articles on speaking for success in several Long Island newspapers.

She earned a Master’s Degree in Communications from Queens College and Bachelor of Arts Degree from SUNY at Albany in Speech and English education.

A trained singer, Marla performs in community theatre. She integrates theatrical and vocal exercises into her training programs. With her extensive experience in public relations, she can help clients develop successful presentations that get results.

She is a member of the Association for Talent Development, Public Relations Professionals of Long Island, International Coaching Federation, LI and the New Hyde Park Chamber of Commerce.

“Natural speakers are not born . . .they are made.”

Marla’s workshops are fun, interactive and motivating