With over 25 years of experience in the entertainment and automotive industries, Hedy Popson is uniquely qualified to lead Productions Plus – The Talent Shop. She is seen by clients as a key strategic marketing partner and by talent as a trusted mentor.
Hedy began her career with the company as an automotive product specialist, formally joining the staff in 2004 as an account manager and rising through the ranks as a facilitator, Director of Training, and Executive Vice President before assuming her current role. A certified public speaker/facilitator and former member of the National Speakers Association, Hedy has performed across the globe for audiences of over 5,000 people and has coached executives and key presenters from Fortune 100 companies such as Federal Express, Microsoft, Intel, Nissan and Toyota. She was a member of both SAG and AFTRA for 30 years.
Origins: Born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and raised in Sterling Heights, Michigan
Current Home: Frisco, Texas
Education: Michigan State University, Bachelor of Arts in Theatre
Memberships and Honors: Member, National Speakers Association. 30-Year Member, SAG/AFTRA. Chi Omega Sorority, Rush Chairman. Miss Teen North America
Passion Points: Travel, dance, theatre, music, reading, fitness, college sports, sunshine, and handbags
Recent Highlights and Speaking Engagements:
Event Marketer’s Event Staffing Executive Insights
Plano Profile’s Women in Business
Exhibit City News’ Spotlight on Booth Talent