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New APB Exclusive: Judy Smith, Inspiration Behind Hit Show 'Scandal'

24 Sep 2015

Judy Smith, the real-life inspiration behind ABC's hit political thriller series Scandal (starring Kerry Washington) is now an APB exclusive speaker. She is America's premier crisis management expert and as the founder of Smith & Company--a leading strategic and crisis communications firm--she uniquely combines communication skills, media savvy, and legal and political expertise to serve clients around the world.

Smith honed her talents through experiences with some of the most well-known domestic and international events of our time, including the Iran Contra investigation, the 1991 Gulf War, the Los Angeles riots and more. Dedicated to her field of work for over 25 years, Smith has undoubtedly become the go-to person for corporations, politicians and celebrities seeking counsel during disastrous times.

An in-demand, dynamic and highly entertaining speaker, Judy Smith shares stories and personal anecdotes from her incredible career as well as best practices in crisis management. She is uniquely positioned to speak about brand protection, social media strategy, legal hurdles, personal leadership and how to utilize your best qualities.

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