Speaking Engagements

Delivering engaging and personable presentations on topics to include:

  • Unconventional CEO
  • Accidentally, On Purpose
  • The Myth of Work, Life, Balance (otherwise known as ‘It’s OK to Have an Occasional Meltdown’)
  • Diversification is Your Friend
  • Tone at the Top- A Leadership Model
  • Management Approaches to Handle Contemporary Issues

Other topics can be tailored to meet your needs and rates are reasonable and negotiable.

To submit a speaker request, please call 321.613.5620 or e-mail tracey.coffey@craigtechinc.com.


June 14, 2022 National Space Club Luncheon Cape Canaveral, FL

June 9, 2022 Financial Times London, England

May 25, 2022 Emerging Growth Conference Virtual

May 10, 2022 I4 Business Awards Orlando, FL

May 3, 2022 WeVenture – Strong Coffee Strong Woman  Cape Canaveral, FL

April 26, 2022 Distinguished Alumni Achievement Award from the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign  Champaign, IL

March 22, 2022 Women Who Rock  Melbourne, FL

Jan, 2022 Leadership Florida during their visit to NASA’s Kennedy Space Center.


Nov 16, 2021 Miami Live 2021 – “Why is Florida’s Commercial Aerospace Booming?”


Jan, 2020 Benefits of starting Small: Eric Coffie “Podcast Episode


May 10, 2018 Knox College Galesburg, IL

Sept 25, 2018 AWBC Leadership Conference Tampa, FL


May 5, 2017 SCORE Bizfest Keynote, Cocoa FL


December 1, 2016 Leadership Orlando MS&T session at I/ITSEC, Orlando FL

September 9, 2016 Air Force Technical Applications Center (AFTAC) Women in Science and Engineering Symposium (WISE) Keynote, Patrick AFB FL

May 26, 2016 Space Congress, Cape Canaveral FL

May 12, 2016 Florida Council of 100 Spring 2016 General Membership Meeting, Washington D.C.

April 28, 2016 Florida State Minority Supplier Development Council’s (FSMSDC) 31st Annual Business Expo, Ft Lauderdale FL

April 12, 2016 Senior Executives Forum, Colorado Springs, Colorado

March 30, 2016 Lockheed Martin Missiles and Fire Controls in celebration of Women’s History Month, Orlando, FL

March 7, 2016 SATELLITE 2016 Conference and Exhibition, National Harbor, MD

February 22, 2016 4th Annual SLS/Orion Suppliers Conference,  Washington, DC

February 16, 2016 Florida chapter of the NASA Alumni League (NAL), Kennedy Space Center FL


December 3, 2015 Interservice/ Industry Training, Simulation and Education Conference (I/ITSEC), Orlando FL

November 2, 2015 M-STEM Conference Keynote, Cocoa Beach FL

October 26, 2015 University of Massachusetts Amherst Women in Engineering Conference Keynote, Amherst MA

September 10 2015 South Florida Manufacturers Association (SFMA) 55th Annual Meeting Keynote, Ft. Lauderdale FL

August 21, 2015 US Air Force Technical Applications Center (AFTAC) Women in Science and Engineering (WISE) Symposium Keynote, Patrick Air Force Base FL

August 6, 2015 International Round Table, Orlando FL

June 17, 2015 National Defense Industrial Association (NDIA) Manufacturing Division, Washington DC

June 4, 2015 Association of Manufacturing Excellence STEM TRADE Manufacturing Forum, Orlando FL

June 3, 2015 Florida Sterling Council Annual Conference, Orlando FL

June 2, 2015 Women in Defense (WID) Greater Tampa Bay Chapter, Tampa FL

May 19, 2015 Florida Space Leadership Association (FSLA/NMA), Cape Canaveral FL

May 13, 2015  National Contract Management Association (NCMA) Cape Canaveral Chapter Workshop, Melbourne FL

May 6, 2015 WESH 2 News Morning Show with Michelle Imperato, Orlando FL

May 4, 2015 Aera Energy Employee Resource Symposium, Bakersfield, CA

April 29, 2015 43rd Space Congress “Igniting Innovation” Panel Moderator, Cape Canaveral FL

April 24, 2015 Aerospace Alliance Annual Summit, Daytona FL

March 18, 2015  Brevard County Women’s History Celebration, Melbourne FL

February 26, 2015 Canaveral Council of Technical Societies (CCTS) Engineers Week Banquet Keynote, Melbourne FL

February 13, 2015 Space Coast Public Personnel / Risk Management Association (SCPPRMA) Annual Training Conference Keynote, Melbourne FL

January 22, 2015 Professional Women’s Alliance, Port Saint Lucie FL


November 22, 2014 Brevard Indo-American Medical and Dental Association (BIMDA) Annual Banquet Keynote, Melbourne FL

November 20, 2014 LEAD Brevard CEO Perspectives, Melbourne FL

November 18, 2014 Manufacturers Association of Central Florida (MACF) Manufacturing Industry Panel, Orlando FL

November 12, 2014 Association for Manufacturing Excellence Conference, Jacksonville FL

October 28, 2014 NASA Kennedy Space Center Woman-Owned Small Business Expo, Cape Canaveral FL

October 16, 2014 ‘The Power of Poker’ with Cross, Fernandez & Riley, LLP, Orlando FL

September 29, 2014 Future of Florida Forum “Next Generation Leadership” Panel, Orlando FL

September 16, 2014 Rolling Readers Space Coast, Melbourne FL

September 8, 2014 CEO Forum with Rollins College Center for Advanced Entrepreneurship and CEO Nexus, in collaboration with the Florida High Tech Corridor Council and GrowFL, Winter Park FL

September 5, 2014 Brevard County Dental Society, Melbourne FL

August 14, 2014 United Way of Brevard Emerging Leaders, Melbourne FL

August 13, 2014 Florida Chamber Foundation’s Military, Defense & Veterans Opportunities Summit, Orlando FL

August 1, 2014 North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University Engineering Intern Workshop at NASA’s Kennedy Space Center, Cape Canaveral FL

August 1, 2014 Orlando Business Journal’s Business of Technology panel, Orlando FL

June 3, 2014 Innovation Concourse of the Southeast (ICSE) Manufacturing and Safety panelist and CAT5 Awards judge, Orlando FL

May 28, 2014 Florida 8(a) Alliance 3rd Annual Conference, Orlando FL

May 8, 2014 Live on Varney & Co., FOX Business News


April 17, 2014 CareerSource Brevard’s Startup Quest™ Guest Entrepreneur Presenter,  Melbourne FL


December 13, 2013 Florida Space Development Council/National Space Society, Cape Canaveral FL

December 10, 2013  Harris Corporation Women in Engineering, Melbourne FL

November 20, 2013 Leadership Brevard, Civic Infrastructure and Collaboration, Melbourne FL

November 14, 2013 Extreme Entrepreneurship Tour presented by the BW Simpkins Entrepreneurial Lecture Series at Eastern Florida State College FL

October 1, 2013 Women in Business Roundtable, Melbourne FL

October 10, 2013 Orlando Inc. Entrepreneurs Academy Funding and Recognition Panel, Winter Park FL

October 17, 2013  Women in Defense, Cape Canaveral FL

August 26, 2013  Equality Day, Kennedy Space Center FL

August 13, 2013  Center for Business Excellence StartUp Quest Judging Panel, Daytona Beach FL

August 2, 2013  “Entrepreneur’s Tool Box” panel at the Women’s Business Expo presented by the Women’s Business Center at Florida Tech, Melbourne FL

July 9, 2013  American Business Women’s Association (ABWA) Space Coast Women Express Network, Melbourne FL

July 8, 2013  Orlando Business Journal Technology Roundtable, Orlando FL

June 5, 2013 Space and Energy Innovation Center Panel, Space Coast Energy Symposium, Cocoa FL

May 21, 2013 “The Hot Seat” presented by Founders Forum, Melbourne FL

March 18, 2013 “Women Inspiring INNOVATION Through IMAGINATION: Celebrating Women  in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics,” Naval Ordinance Test Unit (NOTU), Port Canaveral FL

January 29, 2013 Women in Business Roundtable, Melbourne FL


December 7, 2012 LEAD Brevard Community Stakeholders Summit, Melbourne FL

November 30, 2012 Spacecoast Technical Network, Titusville FL

November 9, 2012 Business Women’s Symposium, Daytona State College FL

October 19, 2012 United States Naval Academy, Annapolis MD

September 21, 2012 United Way of Brevard Emerging Leaders, Port Canaveral FL

September 18, 2012 Cocoa Beach Daybreak Rotary Club, Cocoa Beach FL

August 29, 2012 Florida Small Business Development Center Teaming & Subcontracting Panel, Titusville FL

August 16, 2012 LEAD Brevard Leadership After Hours, Melbourne FL

August 2, 2012  University of Central Florida Business Incubation Program, Orlando FL

July 26, 2012  Brevard County Executive Leadership Institute (ELI) , Rockledge FL

July 18, 2012  Merritt Island Breakfast Rotary Club, Merritt Island FL

May 7, 2012  Society of Manufacturing Engineers Reception, NIST MEP Annual Conference, Orlando FL

May 1, 2012  Melbourne Regional Chamber of Commerce Small Business Committee, Melbourne FL

April 10, 2012 University of Central Florida Burnett Honors College Distinguished Honors Luncheon, Orlando FL

March 16, 2012 50 Years of Progress: Celebrating the Women of Kennedy Space Center, Kennedy Space Center FL

March 6, 2012 BW Simpkins Entrepreneurial Business Lecture Series at Brevard Community College FL

March 2, 2012 University of Central Florida College of Engineering and Computer Science Engineering Leadership and Innovation Institute (eli2), Orlando FL

February 16, 2012 Armed Forces Communications and Electronics Association (AFCEA) Canaveral Chapter Luncheon, Patrick AFB FL

February 15, 2012 2nd Annual Space Coast Energy Symposium- Central Florida Growth Panel, Florida Solar Energy Center, Cocoa FL

January 21, 2012  Women Build Distinguished Guest, Habitat for Humanity, Cocoa FL


December 1, 2011 I/ITSEC Technical Paper Presentation- Using Human Centered Design to Improve Flight Condition Situational Awareness, Orlando FL

November 21, 2011 Future Business Leaders of America Rally, Melbourne FL

November 14, 2011 United Launch Alliance Lunch Series, Cape Canaveral FL

September 17, 2011 Space Coast Green Living Festival, Cocoa Beach FL

September 16, 2011 Go for the Greens Business Development Conference for Women Entrepreneurs, Orlando FL

August 11, 2011 Second Annual North Florida Veteran’s Conference, University of North Florida Small Business Development Center in Jacksonville FL

July 13, 2011 “The Human Element: Employees – Our Most Precious Asset” (keynote speaker) annual training event hosted by Space Coast Public Personnel/Risk Management Association, Cocoa Civic Center FL

May 17, 2011 Entrepreneur Summit hosted by Congressman Posey, Florida Tech, Melbourne FL

May 13, 2011 “Business on the Beach” presented jointly by Orlando Regional Chamber of Commerce and Melbourne Regional Chamber of East Central Florida, Melbourne FL

Carol Craig with Bob Cabana at STS-134 Launch Reception

April 28, 2011 Kennedy Space Center L-1 Reception for STS-134 with Center Director Bob Cabana, Cocoa Beach FL

March 10, 2011 GetSocialBrevard TweetUp and Social Media Panel, Melbourne, FL

January, 18, 2011 High School to College Chamber of Commerce, Cocoa Beach Area Chamber of Commerce, Merritt Island FL


Carol Craig at Women Build 2010

Carol Craig at Women Build 2010

October 23, 2010 Women Build Distinguished Guest, Habitat for Humanity, Cocoa FL

October 12, 2010 Industry Forum with Marco Rubio, Aerospace and Defense Manufacturer Presence, Melbourne FL

September 15, 2010 Annual Veteran’s Conference, Florida Small Business Development Center, Melbourne FL

August 13, 2010 Community Leader Breakfast, Cocoa Beach Area Chamber of Commerce, Cocoa Beach, FL

July 27, 2010 Harris Corporation Women in Engineering Workshop, Melbourne FL

April 30, 2010 Florida Engineering Education Conference, UCF College of Engineering and Computer Science, Orlando FL

March 26, 2010 ‘An Entrepreneur Story’ Roundtable Host, SBA Women’s Business Center, Melbourne FL


Carol Craig at B.I.G. Summit 2009

Carol Craig at B.I.G. Summit 2009

November 19, 2009 B.I.G. Business Innovation Growth Summit, Orlando Regional Chamber of Commerce, Orlando FL

September 23, 2009 Annual Veteran’s Conference (keynote speaker), Florida Small Business Development Center, Melbourne, FL

August 6, 2009 Space Coast Women’s Business Conference, SBA Women’s Business Center, Melbourne FL

February 13, 2009 Knox College Alumni Profile, Knox College Engineering Program, Galesburg, IL


Carol Craig at Society of Women Engineers 2008

Carol Craig at Society of Women Engineers 2008

March 1, 2008 Society of Women Engineers Region D Conference, Balancing Work and Family, Miami FL


June 1, 2007 USWCC Regional Meeting, SBA NCSBI, Melbourne FL[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row]

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