Services: Speaking/Training

Need a compelling speaker who has extensive experience and understands the strengths and weaknesses of the aging industry “across the continuum” along with best practices, issues and trends?

Erika Walker, CEO of SAGE WAVE Consulting, LLC, is one of the few aging industry experts who has experience in multiple arenas including healthcare, for-profits, non-profits, and governments.  She understands the different “silos” of aging services and how they work.  Having visited and analyzed over 200 aging providers in person to identify best practices, Erika worked with cross-industry experts to clarify criteria for best practices and methods for replication.

She has presented at national, state and local conferences on aging industry trends, best practices, strategic planning and partnership development.

She has served as faculty and facilitator at national forums as well as state/local work teams and focus groups.

Her talks, workshops and training sessions cover topics such as:

It’s Time to Reinvent: How to Prepare for the Older Adult Market

Understanding the Aging Industry: What’s Out There and How Does it Work?

Wise Up: Aging Industry Issues, Trends and Best Practices

Maximizing Resources: Building Public/Private Partnerships in the Aging Industry

Business Planning Methods: Taking Your Aging Product and Service Ideas to the Next Level