Jole Simmons

Jole Simmons is a seasoned presentation designer, LinkedIn Learning author and podcast co-host living in the Bay Area. He always had an eye for design since his early days, where he would doodle in class and create stop motion animation using an old camera. Years later, he found himself doing more and more PowerPoint and Keynote presentations, and decided to embark on a career as a presentation specialist gaining the moniker “Presentation Guy.” He later moved from Maryland to San Francisco and started working on presentations for large companies like Facebook, Google, Microsoft, YouTube, Gap, and Workday. He’s a LinkedIn Learning author with several classes under his belt, and recently started a podcast, “Presentation Junkies” with his good friend Lisa Marie Grillos. He currently lives outside of San Francisco, CA and has an amazing daughter named Mia.

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