Testimonials

Dr. Bragg was a hit!!

“I loved that she was able to bridge everyone in the room. She brought everyone together.”

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John Rodenberg, VP of Foundation and Major Gifts, United Way

Easy-to-Follow Strategies

“Dr. Bragg’s program on how to achieve your goals is packed with easy-to-follow strategies that help you stay committed. She has the gift of connecting to the audience while delivering a powerful and inspirational message.”

Marsha Hudgins, CEO, Hudgins Contracting Corp

Lots of gold nuggets!

Dr. Bragg speaks to Women In Manufacturing

“What an AMAZING hour of information-filled session!!”

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Julia Jones, Vice President of Quality, Newport News Shipbuilding

Dr. Bragg’s insights helped turn our vision into a reality

“We have received rave reviews about Dr. Bragg’s opening keynote. I extend a heartfelt thank you for Dr. Bragg’s part in making our event so successful. It was the vision of the Virginia Women of Impact team to engage, educate and inspire women across the Commonwealth. Thank you Dr. Bragg for your part in making an impact in Virginia!”

Liz Fillman, Chair Women Impact Virginia Assistant Director Virginia Tech Richmond center

Dr. Bragg Speaks to Business Leaders

“In honor of Women’s History Month, SunTrust Bank in Norfolk hosted local female business leaders from across Hampton Roads to hear Dr. Bragg, a motivational speaker whose self-empowerment speech “TURN PAIN TO POWER” resonated well with the audience.”

Charity A. Volman, President/South Hampton Roads SunTrust Bank

Wow!

Dr. Bragg was the keynote speaker for our annual Women’s United Lunch and did an amazing job!  Her message was simple, impactful, and entertaining.  She had over 750 women fully engaged with her empowering message.  She helped make our event a huge success, thank you!

Mark Uren, President & CEO of United Way of South Hampton Roads

TheBraggFactor® WOW!!!

“Not an eye in the room was not focused and engaged by the MARVELOUS words of Dr. Bragg. I was empowered.”

Charlene Morring, Principal Owner Morring Law, PLLC

I loved having Dr. Bragg as a guest on The Contagious Confidence Podcast

She was so lovely to talk to and is such an incredible storyteller. I loved that she gave so many tangible tips for how my listeners can shift their mindsets when it comes to bragging about themselves and how to create an elevator pitch that can be adapted for any situation. Do yourself a favor and invite Dr. Bragg as a guest on your podcast or speaker at your event. You’ll be so glad you did!”

Katie Hawkes, Host of The Contagious Confidence Podcast

Dr. Bragg’s Talk was Life Changing!!

“I am thankful that I got the opportunity to witness your AWESOME presentation in-person at the Women United Luncheon. You were ‘ON FIRE’ with your message…so energetic, relatable, and simply electrifying. As I reflect on the girl in the mirror (me), I like who I see!”

Carolene Goodwyn-Harris Market Director, Business Development and Community Relations at Bryant & Stratton College

Dr. Winifred’s words will forever resonate with me

“Dr. Winifred Bragg’s words spoke directly to my heart, emphasizing the profound significance of self-belief, stepping out of my comfort zone, and nurturing a positive mindset. I was truly impressed by her engaging and motivating session, as I had never experienced such a profound connection through a virtual platform like Zoom. The session was filled with emotions and deep personal connections, as experience I will treasure for a lifetime. Dr. Winifred’s words will forever resonate with me: “Always believe in the little girl you see in the mirror.””

Bivushi Timilsina, Student at Sweet Briar College

In the Bragg Factor, Dr. Bragg touches on every part of your being

“I had the honor and privilege of hearing Dr. Winifred Bragg speak at a conference for women in business. Dr. Bragg brought so much value into one room, captivating the audience with her no-nonsense approach to questioning who you are, who you want to be, and believing in yourself.

Dr. Bragg helped us create our own ‘Bragg Factor’. I especially liked her ‘4 P’s’. I will be teaching this to my agents! ‘People, Passions, Pain, and Purpose’ are the 4 P’s that lead to deep connection and rapport between individuals”

Cosette Lambourne Woods, CEO/Team Leader, Keller Williams Coastal Virginia

Power Square Strategy For Developing Business Relationships

“Being in business, you have to build relationships. Dr. Bragg’s session brought together many practical and intentional steps in doing so. Between the Relationship Power Square, 8 Conversation Starters and the 30 Second Bragg there is something for the extrovert and the introvert to connect on a more genuine level. Dr. Bragg’s Power Square Follow-Up Strategy provides clear intentionality to see professional relationships grow.”

Priscilla Monti
, Senior Vice President,
 Hampton Roads Chamber of Commerce

Workshop On How to Create a 30 Second Bragg

“Dr. Bragg’s seminar allowed me to see personal areas in where I was deficient. After the seminar, I have a new found confidence in tackling daily tasks and making my hours within a day count.”

Jaidan Williams

High Energy, High Impact and Highly Effective!

“Dr. Bragg is absolutely amazing!!! The Bragg Factor presentation that she shared with our congregation was High Energy, High Impact and Highly Effective!”

Travoris ‘TC’ Carnes, Stewardship & Finance Leader, Gethsemane Community Fellowship Baptist Church – Norfolk, Virginia

Dr. Bragg Speaks at Old Dominion University

“Old Dominion University students had the benefit of attending the Bragg Factor.  Winifred and the Bragg Factor brought energy and prompted ODU students to take action. Her ability to connect with students of diverse backgrounds and experiences in a virtual or live environment is remarkable.  Her interactive session encouraged students to participate and ask for more.”

Dionicia Mahler-Rogers, Ph.D.
 Associate Director
Leadership Student Involvement
, Old Dominion University

All feedback was RESOUNDINGLY positive!

“Dr. Bragg was the perfect opening keynote speaker for Virginia Tech’s Women Impact Virginia Summit. She was dynamic, engaging (even on Zoom) and inspirational. All of the feedback we received from program participants was resoundingly positive. I would highly recommend Dr. Bragg to any groups, teams, or events that are looking for a strong and impactful speaker.”

Mallory Tuttle, Associate Director Virginia Tech Newport News Center and Co-Chair Virginia Tech Women Impact Virginia Summit

Dr. Bragg Speaks at Leadership Academy

“A great experience for all of us! Great message and very actionable.”

Dr. Jeff Tanner, Dean, Strome College of Business, Old Dominion University

Dr. Bragg’s Insight into the topics was top-notch

“The way in which she could break down the material into relatable and easily understandable terms really clicked with our audience.”

Jennifer Hammond Host Sirius XM Radio

Dr. Bragg featured on The Unnoticed Entrepreneur Podcast

“Dr. Bragg has so much energy, a great deal of wisdom and a massive amount of experience. The three things together make her a great guest.”

Jim James, Champion of the UnNoticed; Entrepreneur, Author, Podcaster and Consultant.

Dr. Bragg Speaks to Women Entrepreneurs at the Hampton Roads Chamber of Commerce

“Her Power Square resonates with me and learning how to use these concepts to develop relationships.”

Jackie Ferree, Associate Dean of Finance and Administration, Raymond A. Mason School of Business

Dr. Bragg was a hit!

“Dr. Bragg was our key note speaker at Women Impact Virginia Summit 2023 and had the audience engaged and interested the entire time.

Her talk was by video conference,  and her presence on screen was very enthusiastic and she was a hit!”

Sally McQuinn, Assistant Director Virginia Tech Roanoke Regional Initiatives

Enlighting, delightful and full of energy!

As the host of The 10 Minute Entrepreneur podcast I’ve had the privilege of interviewing hundreds of guests and I found Dr. Bragg to be enlightening, delightful and full of energy. I would recommend her as a guest on any podcast looking for someone in her area of expertise.

Sean Castrina, Best Selling Author and Serial Entrepreneur

Intelligent and Insightful Podcast Guest

“Dr. Bragg was an intelligent and insightful guest on our show. She offered our audience practical information packaged in an optimistic delivery style. I enjoyed our talk. She’s a guest I am happy to Bragg about.”

Robert Cappuccio, behavior change coach, transformational selling technique coach, author, and speaker

The attendees loved you!

“I’ve heard so many comments about your speech. Many women shared that this was one of Women United’s Best Luncheons.”

The Joan P. Brock Endowed Director of Women United

Lively and engaged!

“Dr. Winifred Bragg has a passion for helping us remember the importance of self promotion. She is a lively and engaged media guest!”

David McMillian, Ph.D - Host for Strategies for Living Radio

Workshop On How to Create a 30 Second Bragg

“Now I can bragg that I went to a talk by Dr. Bragg who is engaging, motivational and really helpful for giving you pointers for being successful in achieving any goal you set yourself to achieve!”

Jemelyn Grace Baldisimo/Doctoral Candidate

Workshop on How to use THE Bragg Factor To Achieve Your Goals

“During a workshop with Dr. Bragg at my college, I made a remark that I had “only” been working in my job for a short time. Dr. Bragg explained to me to not limit myself by the word “only”, but rather to see the value in everything I had done. Dr. Bragg taught me that I could develop marketable skills from a hobby.  I now own my company.“

Danielle Freeman, Business Owner

Loaded with great lessons

“TheBraggFactor® program is loaded with great lessons on how to succeed in your life. It will give you a set of skills that can change your mindset!”

Brian Tracy, Author and Consultant

Workshop on Strategies for Professional Success

“Dr. Winifred Bragg is an engaging speaker whose words inspire, motivate, and uplift. She shares wisdom that empowers us to move beyond challenges to be our best for ourselves and those around us so that we can all live better lives.”

Mona J.E. Danner, Ph.D. Professor and ChairDepartment of Sociology and Criminal Justice/Old Dominion University

Dr. Bragg’s Message Hit Home

“Dr. Bragg captivated a packed lecture hall and inspired them immensely while delivering her speech, “Turning Missed Opportunities into Success. It’s always so valuable to have a successful person such as Dr. Bragg to speak with such conviction about the inner resources we can all tap into for overcoming challenges. Bravo! Dr. Bragg had 21 minutes of questions afterwards, a sure sign that her message hit home.”

Former Director of College Relations, The University of Alabama

So motivational, so inspiring

“Many things I can take back to my workplace and use.”

Elder Valerie Brown of Mount Lebanon Baptist Church

She’s engaging and witty. Her message is from experience and that makes her impactful

“Dr. Bragg’s compassion and kindness shows through. We have already received a lot of positive feedback from our providers and staff. Her presentation was so good and we received a lot of wonderful comments.” 

Margaret Louey, Patient Experience Liaison for High Desert Medical Group & Heritage Health Care

Turning Missed Opportunities into Success at The University of Alabama

“I had the pleasure of attending Dr. Bragg’s presentation, “Turning Missed Opportunities into Success” at the University of Alabama. The auditorium was filled to capacity with students and were attentive to Dr. Bragg’s powerful, energetic and dynamic speech. I would strongly recommend her as a motivational and professional speaker.”

Jimmy Williams, Associate Professor, Department of Criminal Justice The University of Alabama

What a Tremendous Amount of Humor and Knowledge Dr. Bragg Brings to Her Presentation!

Sam Martin, Virginia Beach Howard Hanna Broker

Dr. Bragg brings unbridled energy to her presentations!

Dr. Bragg brought untampered enthusiasm and positivity to her speech and made things interesting not following her materials line by line. Dr. Bragg brings an unbridled energy to her presentations that helps participants feel the possibilities of attaining goals and achieving self-improvement.

Charlene Turner, Mortgage Loan Consultant for Tidewater Home Funding

Self-help delivered in a way that will pump you up!

 Dr. Bragg’s presentation was motivational and offered a refresher on steps we can take to achieve our goals.

Matt Marshall, Mortgage Loan Officer for Tidewater Home Funding

Fun, fact-filled delivery!

“Dr. Winifred Bragg is an excellent presenter, bringing not only her technical knowledge of how to maintain healthy bodies, but also her experience as a leader in her field.  Whether in a corporate setting or in a workshop/seminar, she can motivate  you and your organization to achieve excellence by inspiring everyone to aim for their personal best.  I highly recommend booking Dr. Bragg for your next event.  You won’t be disappointed.  Her delivery is fun, fact filled, and energetic.” 

Regina Brayboy, Executive Director for Healthy Suffolk

Validated and inspired!

After hearing Dr. Bragg speak, I felt validated and inspired. In turn, I evaluated my current circumstances and was able to identify a path forward in perseverance and grace.

Emily K. Fisher, MPH CPH Director, Health at United Way SRH

Emily Christopher, Senior Director of Marketing at United Way SRH