Founded in 1998, Accent On Business is the premier Indiana Public Speaking & Communication Skills Firm, and extends its reach nationally.
Meet Our Team
Ellen holds bachelor’s and master’s degrees in Speech Pathology with emphasis in voice and brain science — and further post-graduate training in organizational development, leadership, and public speaking. She believes firmly that it’s not just what you say; it’s how you say it that makes the winning difference. To that end, she helps businesses and leaders communicate well and deliver stellar presentations. Ellen is the speaking coach for Entrepreneurship Academy at Purdue University and is active on several Indiana boards. She and her husband live in Indianapolis.
Alexandra Rufatto-Perry is Director of Public Speaking and Professional Presence at Accent On Business. She is a nationally certified Speech Language Pathologist with over 16 years of experience in adult neurology and communication. She delights in speaking on the topics of Mastering Your Fear of Public Speaking, Professional Presence for Leaders, and Persuasive Public Speaking. In addition to speaking publicly, Alexandra coaches clients individually on becoming exceptional leaders, savvy communicators and thought influencers. She is passionate about teaching professionals how to say what they need and want to say. Alexandra and her husband Clark reside in Noblesville and enjoy spending time with their three children Kayla, Phillip and Carmen.