Speaking Engagements

Upcoming Speaking Engagements

Speaking Engagements

BISNOW: Boston Office of the Future - A Must Have Office Location
Date: May 14, 2018
Time: 7:30 - 10:30 a.m.
Location: Boston Marriott Long Warf, 296 State Street, Boston, MA 02109
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South Shore: Council of Women Realtors
Date: May 14, 2018
Time: 7:00 - 10:00 p.m.
Location: Sconset Landing, 1 Park Drive, Hanover, MA 02339
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BRAGB: Creating Clients for Life
Date: November 2, 2017
Time: 4:30 - 6:00 p.m.
Location: Jake & Joe's in Norwood, 475 Providence Hwy, Norwood, MA 02062
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Bisnow: State of Boston Healthcare - Moderator
Date: May 23, 2017
Time: 7:30a.m.
Location: Lifetime Center 300 Boylston St, Chestnut Hill Newton, MA 02467
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BU 5th Gear Shift Conference: Women Navigating & Powering Your Career
Date: March, 2017
Time: 2:00-3:00p.m.
Location: School of Hospitality Administration, 928 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, MA
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NEREJ Live, Work & Play Developments
Date: March, 2017
Time: 8:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
Location: Boston Marriott Newton, 2345 Commonwealth Avenue, Newton, MA 02466
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ULI: Meaningful Relationship Building- Featured Speaker
Date: November, 2016
Date: November 11, 2016
Time: 8-9:30 a.m.
Location: 100 Northern Ave, Boston, MA 02210
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Enterprise Center at Salem State University: Million Dollar Woman Breakfast Symposium- Featured Speaker
Date: November, 2016
Date: November 3, 2016
Location: The Hawthorne Hotel in Salem
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Bisnow: Boston’s Major Projects- Moderator
Date: August 2016


Date: August 11, 2016
Location: Causeway Street
Title: Boston’s Major Projects
Style: Moderator
Attendees: 135

Joel Sklar- Samuel & Associates
Robert Plumb- AEW Capital Management
Sam Park- Sam Park Companies
Kenan Bigby- Trinity Financial
Ken Papa- HubSpot

Founder and Principal of Nickerson & Nickerson RE, Lisa Nickerson, will moderate Bisnow’s event on Boston’s Major Projects. This engagement offers insightful facts and various opinions about the future developments in and around the city of Boston. Neighborhoods and environments are being strategically designed and created to help build an atmosphere that properly reflects Boston’s diversified culture. Multiple developers have seen the importance and high demand for mixed- use properties and know they will continue to attract multiple groups of people.

These new projects are not only confined within the city of Boston, but have been quickly spreading throughout the city’s surrounding suburbs. Topics will include new development trends throughout the city and state of Massachusetts.
Bisnow: Boston Future of Downtown- Moderator
Date: June 2016


Date: June 21, 2016
Location: Seaport aloft Hotel
Title: Boston Future of Downtown
Style: Moderator
Attendees: 288

Scott Pollack- Arrowstreet
Maura Moffatt- Synergy Investments
Lee Pelton- Emerson College
Stephen Faber- Related Beal
Rosemarie Sonsone – Downtown Boston Business Improvement District Corporation

Lisa Nickerson the Principal and founder of Nickerson & Nickerson RE will moderate one panel out of two, regarding Bisnow’s Future of Downtown Event. This engagement offers insightful facts and various opinions about the past, present, and bright future of this bustling city’s central hub. The discussion will touch base upon many current developments and potential plans for Downtown in regards to commercial, residential and industrial real estate as well as the opportunities and challenges of living and working in the area. Discussions will also include future developments and the influences that prompted the revitalization of Downtown.
Bisnow: 5th Annual State of the Seaport- Panel Moderator
Date: March 2016


Date: March 9, 2016
Location: Boston Marriott Long Wharf, Boston MA
Title: 5th Annual State of the Seaport
Style: Panel Moderator
Attendees: 600

Heather Boujoulian- SVP of the Berkshire Group
David Greaney- President of Synergy Investments

Lisa Nickerson, the Principal and founder of Nickerson & Nickerson RE leads the latest discussion on the current state of the Seaport as moderator for one of three panels at Bisnow’s State of the Seaport event! This event offers insight into the past, present, and future of the Seaport district, touching on commercial, residential and industrial real estate as well as the opportunities and challenges of living/working in the area., accompanied Nickerson during their panel discussion of the current state of the Seaport. Nickerson will discuss topics on how the Seaport District is presently viewed by Bostonians to the amenities, public spaces, and neighborhoods found within the area.
Newton-Needham Chamber Marketing Workshop: Marketing for Real Estate Professionals- Lecture Presentation
Date: January 2016

Newton-Needham Chamber Marketing Workshop

Date: January 22nd, 2016
Location: NewTV Newton Media Center Studio, Newton MA
Title: Marketing for Real Estate Professionals
Style: Lecture presentation
Attendees: 40 registered
Summary: Sold Out
BC’s Begin the Journey Panel: Panel
Date: December 2015

BC’s Begin the Journey Panel

Date: December 1st, 2015
Location: Liberty Hotel, Boston MA
Style: Panel
Attendees: 100 +

How can you embrace your power and use it to your advantage? How can you authentically assert your influence to create a successful career path on your own terms? How can you leverage your power to achieve you goals?
Bentley University: Marketing & Communications Career Conference - Panel
Date: November 2015

Bentley University

Date: November 8, 2015
Location: Bentley University, LaCava Executive Dining Room
Title: Marketing & Communications Career Conference
Attendees: 100+ (Sold out)
Style: Panel

Lisa Nickerson – Principal, Nickerson
Melissa Nazar – Manager, Content Marketing, Experian
Rhen Wilson – Director of Marketing, Boston Interactive
Ned Wallroth – Partner, Amalgam

A day to hear directly from professionals in your fields of interest while networking with employers.
SIOR Fall International World Conference: Chapter Marketing & Communications Best Practices- Panel
Date: October 2015

SIOR Fall International World Conference

Date: October 7, 2015
Location: Palmer House, A Hilton Hotel, Chicago, IL
Title: Breakout Session #1: Chapter Marketing & Communications Best Practices
Style: Panel
Attendees: 500 +

Jenny Faucher- Managing Matters Inc., SIOR Canada Central Chapter
Lisa Nickerson- Nickerson PR, SIOR New England Chapter
Christy Vogel- Marketing Direction, SIOR Florida Chapter
Jeff Johnson- SIOR, CCIM, Northwest Regional Director, Moderator.

Discover what professional marketers do for chapters to increase awareness of SIOR, the designation, and members. Receive tips and suggestions to
cost-effectively promote SIOR no matter the size of your budget.
Small Business Expo 2015: Make or Break Your Business- Featured Speaker
Date: October 2015

Small Business Expo 2015

Date: October 8th, 2015
Location: Hynes Convention Center, Boston MA
Title: Idea To Execution: Make Or Break Your Business
Style: Featured Speaker
Attendees: 500 +

A panel of small business experts will answer all of your most urgent questions about marketing a successful business.
ICSC: Boston Next Generation: CEO Luncheon- Panel
Date: November 2014

ICSC: Boston Next Generation

Date: November 20th, 2014
Location: The Bancroft, 15 Third Avenue, Burlington, MA 01803
Title: CEO Luncheon
Style: Panel

Nancy M. Davids- Director and Co-Chair, Retail Goulston & Storrs
Tom Goermaat- Chief Executive Officer, Shawmut Design and Construction
Stephen R. Karp- Chairman & CEO, New England Development
Lisa A. Nickerson- Principal & Managing Director, Nickerson PR

The event will feature some of the most dynamic and accomplished leaders in the retail real estate industry and a rare opportunity to hear firsthand the secrets to their success.
COMDay 2014: Speed Networking Session- Round Table Member
Date: March 2014

COMDay 2014

Date: March 11th, 2014
Location: Lasell College, Newton MA
Title: Speed Networking Session
Style: Round table

Find out what employers are looking for in new hires
WLI/ULI Boston/New England: Developing Your Personal Brand- Presenter
Date: February 2014

Developing Your Personal Brand – WLI/ULI Boston/New England

Date: February 27th, 2014
Location: Goodwin Procter, 53 State Street, Boston MA 02109
Title: Developing Your Personal Brand
Style: Presentation
Attendees: 58

WLI Presents: “Looking to stand out as an industry thought leader? If you want to promote yourself – as both a speaker and an expert in your field – you must have a compelling personal brand.”
Public Relations and Marketing expert Lisa Nickerson will discuss the importance of branding and how to incorporate your experience, expertise and skill sets into forming your own personal brand. Nickerson will offer tips and strategies to best position yourself, advance your career, and enhance your standing in the real estate industry.
Associated Subcontractors of Massachusetts Seminar: Marketing Bootcamp for Contractors- Featured Guest Speaker
Date: February 2014

Associated Subcontractors of Massachusetts Seminar

Date: February 3rd, 2014
Location: Marriott Hotel, 2345 Commonwealth Avenue, Newton MA 02466
Title: Marketing Boot Camp for Contractors
Style: Seminar
Attendees: 62

Lisa Nickerson, Principal of Nickerson and Nickerson RE along with Matthew King, Director of Creative Services at Nickerson discuss how contractors are known for doing great work, but not necessarily known for marketing and promoting their skills. This could be costing many of them critical bidding opportunities, and big dollars in potential project work. That’s why ASM is holding this special seminar on the importance of marketing and branding for construction industry firms. Lisa Nickerson and Matthew King will discuss their significant expertise in the AEC and real estate industries. The presentation also will include specific examples of how companies have used marketing efforts to grow their business in good economies, and hold steady during bad economic times. And we’ll include time for plenty of participant interaction and feedback.
National Association of Women in Construction: Summer Social on Public Relation Trends- Keynote Speaker
Date: July 2013

National Association of Women in Construction

Date: July 30th, 2013
Location: Boston Seaport Hotel, Boston MA
Title: NAWIC Summer Social
Style: Keynote
Attendees: Sold out

Present and identify key public relations trends specific to the real estate and AEC companies. Nickerson expanded upon the topics of risk management planning, managing crisis public relations and the important aspects of social media in the industry today. Additionally, she discussed social media and how it relates to the construction industry.
Robinson & Cole: PR and Social Media Trends- Paid Speaker
Date: April 2013
Boston College Real Estate Club: Careers in Real Estate – Advice from Practitioners- Featured Guest Speaker
Date: November 2013

Boston College Real Estate Club - Careers in Real Estate – Advice from Practitioners

Date: November 21, 2013
Location: Boston College Higgins 300, 140 Commonwealth Ave, Chestnut Hill MA 02467
Style: Featured Speaker

Featuring: Lisa Nickerson, BC ’95 - President and Founder of Nickerson PR, a public relations firm that services most of Boston’s top real estate companies Jason Denoncourt, BC ’00 – Project Manager for The Gutierrez Company, one of the area’s top real estate development firms.

Radio/ TV Engagements

WCVB Chronicle: Real Estate: Changing Trends
Date: April 2016
HCAM- Hopkinton Coffee Break: TV Featured Guest
Date: April 2016
Golfing the World: TV Featured Guest
Date: August 2015
Solopreneur: Crash-Course in PR- TV Featured Speaker
Date: May 2015
Power Players with Grant Cardone: Public Relation Trends- TV Featured Guest
Air Date: March 2015
NEREJ Radio/Video: The Current Housing Market: Featured Guest
Date: June 2014
Radio Entrepreneurs: Communication Services- Featured Guest
Date: May 2013
Friends of Kevin: The Public Relations Industry- Featured Guest
Date: October 2012