As etiquette advocates, we are delighted that sharing our knowledge and experience helps to ensure
our clients' comfort and success in their endeavors.
Jodi RR SmithEtiquette Consultant
Jodi RR Smith, president and owner of Mannersmith, is an etiquette consultant specializing in social and professional conduct. Working with individuals, corporations, and other organizations, Jodi educates in a way that is both instructional and entertaining, helping her clients increase their confidence levels and achieve success in today's world.
Jodi has been promoting better behaviors since 1986. She received her Bachelor's Degree in Psychology from the University of Rochester and her Master's Degree in Industrial and Labor Relations from Cornell University. Her extensive background in motivational psychology and human resources has served to reaffirm her belief that proper manners and etiquette are an essential part of functioning successfully in today's world.
Ms. Smith is also the author of The Etiquette Book: A Complete Guide to Modern Manners, From Clueless to Class Act: Manners for the Modern Man and From Clueless to Class Act: Manners for the Modern Woman.
So... why etiquette? "Credentials" (or, How I Became an Etiquette Advocate) is a light reflection on our start, or read more About Mannersmith or Client Testimonials.
Marianne CohenEtiquette Consultant
Marianne Cohen joined Mannersmith Etiquette Consulting in 2004 and is responsible for client relations, marketing and special projects. She has an extensive background in marketing, public relations and event planning. She received her Bachelor's Degree in Psychology and Marketing from the University of Rochester.
Before joining Mannersmith, Marianne gained experience in both for-profit and non-profit environments. She has organized and planned conferences of all sizes. Marianne is very active in her community and has received numerous awards for her philanthropic volunteer services.
Marianne is also responsible for Manners for Minors, our exciting series of popular etiquette seminars for school-age children.