Award Categories
Office Apps & Services
First year awarded:
2016
Number of MVP Awards:
6
Language
English, French
Certifications
CPP APMP Fellow, Microsoft MVP

Mike Parkinson

United States
Visual Communication and Presentation Expert

Biography

Owner of the graphics firm (24 Hour Company) and graphics training and product firm (Billion Dollar Graphics). Author, public speaker and visual communication evangelist. Created a library of over 10,000 professional, editable PowerPoint graphics (sold in 2015). Developed (with help from other MVPs) the PowerPoint add-in Build-a-Graphic. This add-in allows presenters and designers to transform their text-heavy slides into memorable vector-based graphics. Author of A Trainer’s Guild to PowerPoint published by the Association for Talent Development (ATD). Wrote and published the book Do-It-Yourself Billion Dollar Graphics to teach designers and non-designers how to communicate visually. Regularly delivers keynotes, webinars, and workshops for presentation, training, design, and proposal conferences around the globe.

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