Monthly Archives: September 2013

Some interesting articles from The Leader Letter – Sept. 13.

I came across this information in the “The Leader Letter” magazine and thought you may be interested (From September 2013):

Digital Publishing

This month the organization will release its first edition of the Toastmaster digital magazine. Members around the globe will have instant access to monthly editions of the Toastmaster via an app that is downloadable on tablets and mobile devices. The digital version is enhanced with multimedia interactivity, videos, links and more. Members will still receive the print edition unless they choose to opt out. For more information, please visit

Congratulations to the World Champion of Public Speaking!

The title of 2013 World Champion of Public Speaking was awarded to Presiyan Vasilev from Chicago, Illinois, with his winning speech, “Changed by a Tire.” Watch highlights from Mr. Vasilev’s speech. Second- and third-place winners were, respectively, Kingi Biddle from Rotorua, New Zealand, with his speech, “The Sitting Place” and Shurooq AlBanna from Dubai, United Arab Emirates, with her speech, “Finding the Pearl.” See the list of finalists at

Toastmasters Convention Video Highlights

If you were unable to attend the convention last month, visit to purchase on-demand videos and DVDs of the Golden Gavel Dinner, the World Championship of Public Speaking, and the International Speech Contest Semifinals (on demand only). On-demand videos can be viewed on any device with Internet access, including your smartphone.


Boroondara Toastmasters.