International speaker and trainer Bonnie Low-Kramen worked as the Personal Assistant to Oscar-winning actress Olympia Dukakis for 25 years. Since 2010, Bonnie has been traveling the world teaching and speaking –14 countries and 38 states to date.
She is now a CEO herself, employs an assistant, and is globally recognized as one of the most respected leaders in the profession and an expert on workplace issues, especially those regarding assistants. Bonnie is sought after to speak about building ultimate partnerships between executives and assistants. Her commitment is to support the staff to find their voice to fix what is broken in our workplace.
In 2022, Bonnie made her TEDx debut with “The Real Reasons People Quit.” Her writing has appeared in Harvard Business Review and her work was featured as the Forbes cover story in May 2019. Clients include the Wharton School, Starbucks, Amazon, Rutgers University Business School, University of Chicago Business School, Campbell Soup, and the British Parliament.
Bonnie is the author of the bestselling Staff Matters, People-Focused Solutions for the Ultimate New Workplace and Be the Ultimate Assistant, A celebrity assistant’s secrets to working with any high-powered employer.
Bonnie holds a BA from Rutgers University in New Jersey and is based in Florida.