Jacqueline Whitmore is an international etiquette expert and the founder and director of The Protocol School of Palm Beach, a business etiquette company that provides communication and leadership training programs, keynotes and executive coaching to leading corporations and organizations worldwide.
She has an extensive client base including PNC Wealth Management, Ernst & Young, Office Depot, Bloomingdale’s, Sprint, Burger King Corporation, Pricewaterhouse Coopers, and the U.S. Department of Defense, among others. She also lectures at colleges and universities throughout the world.
Jacqueline is the author of Poised for Success: Mastering the Four Qualities That Distinguish Outstanding Professionals and Business Class: Etiquette Essentials for Success at Work. She is a contributing writer for Entrepreneur.com and The Huffington Post.
Jacqueline is a popular guest on radio and television shows around the world and has appeared on ABC’s 20/20, CNN International, FOX News, National Public Radio, Anderson Cooper’s AC360°, HLN, ExtraTV and CNBC.
She has been featured or quoted in hundreds of national and international newspapers and magazines including The New York Times, USA Today, The Wall Street Journal, The Financial Times, Glamour, Forbes.com, Men’s Health, Real Simple, Fortune, and O: The Oprah Magazine.
Prior to starting her company in 1998, Jacqueline served as the assistant director of public relations and protocol officer for The Breakers Hotel in Palm Beach where she was responsible for managing media relations and training the hotel staff in the nuances of dealing with royalty, celebrities and other VIPs.