Vickie Sokol Evans is the founder and President of RedCape, a highly-regarded technology training company focused on real world technology skills needed for small businesses, executives and their assistants, as well as any business user who wants to maximize the technology at their fingertips.
Author of 100 Tips in 100 Minutes for Windows 7 & Office 2010, Vickie is a Microsoft Certified Trainer and a Microsoft Office Master Instructor with 15 years of classroom training experience, specializing in the Microsoft productivity platform for both PC and Mac, such as Microsoft Office, OneNote, InfoPath, SharePoint, and Lync and includes Microsoft’s latest cloud offering, Office 365. Formerly a business/data analyst with Microsoft, she travels the country delivering live Jerry Maguire-inspired “Tips in Minutes” keynote presentations to a variety of audiences; teaching engaging instructor-led courses; and facilitating Microsoft Experience Center events for many of Microsoft’s largest customers.
Vickie has delivered more than 1,000 time-saving “technology tips and tricks” presentations and classes across the country to corporations, law firms, hospitals, professional groups and associations that are both educational and entertaining. Additionally, Vickie and her team of instructors deliver webinars, hands on training, and 1-on-1 coaching to audiences around the globe.
Her passion is empowering business users, including admins and executives, to make the most of technology, and she has trained and coached thousands of professionals across the country including most notably employees and executives at the New York Times and the celebrity assistants of Olympia Dukakis, Edie Falco, James Taylor, Kathleen Turner and Sofia Coppola, among many others.
Having studied improv comedy in New York, Dallas and Austin, her improv background makes her highly adaptable and flexible during her sessions so that you end up learning MORE than what you expected.