Heather Stratford

Heather Stratford’s Bio

Few speakers can captivate and hold an audience’s attention better than Stronger International, Inc. founder and CEO Heather Stratford. She speaks nationally at organizations and has keynoted cybersecurity conferences at Universities nationwide.  Her wide experience and specialty in technology brings a fresh view to complicated current events and how they affect current business.  She leads a team of highly skilled cybersecurity experts who work internationally to make companies and organizations stronger.


Heather’s compelling one-on-one style strengthens her message in business leadership, cyber security and women in technology.   Throughout her business career she has counseled others to learn, grow and become empowered to create better work environments and stronger business cultures world-wide.


Heather has worked in both Business-to-Business and Business-to-Consumer markets.  She specializes in start-ups and young organizations, having launched two of her own international companies, Moxie Marketing and Stronger International, Inc. Her educational background includes an MBA in International Management from Thunderbird School of Global Management and a BA in Communications and International Relations from Brigham Young University. Heather has lead teams in technology her whole career. She now specializes in Cyber Security and the impact it has on businesses of all sizes.


Heather’s recent speaking engagements include: Create your Cloud Strategy Conference in Spokane, WA; Northwest Security Awareness Forum in Seattle, WA; Keynote at LockDown Cyber Security Conference, University of Wisconsin-Madison; Bright Talks; Spokane Club; WSU’s 2018 Hackathon; Cal Poly’s Women in Cyber Panel; and several Greater Spokane Incorporated Business Events, and she is a 2018 recipient of the Women in Business Leadership Award from Spokane and CDA Living Magazine.

Message topics to enhance performance and empower your audience to achieve breakthroughs.

Ransomware: How it's Changing your World

Ransomware Fundamentals: What Every Business Person Needs to Know

Security Awareness Training: The Latest Trends

Current Cybersecurity Threats: What an Organization Can Do to Limit Risks

GDPR: US and EU Compliance Practices for Universities and Companies

Cybersecurity: Workforce Development

Global Cybersecurity: Current Perspectives

Women in Cybersecurity: Breaking Barriers and Creating Environments for Change

Women in IT Leadership

The Socioeconomic Technology Divide

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