BETTE LORD HILLMAN brings together 35 years of professional experience in the fields of theater, dance, music, fitness, fashion, nutrition, skin care, make-up artistry, and motivation to bring out the best in her clients. She is an expert speaker and product spokeswoman in all areas related to image.
A consultant with one of the top Beauty Companies in the world, Bette knows how to bring out the best in everyone. Positive, motivational and strongly spiritual, she is an inspiration to audiences.
As a professional dancer in New York City, Bette worked with such recognized authorities as Phil Black, Martha Graham, Jack LaLanne, Luigi, and Lynn Masters. She developed her unique and eclectic approach to fitness through additional studies with Ron Fletcher on Rodeo Drive in Los Angeles, in Tai Chi at Harvard University, and with post graduate anatomy studies at Berkeley University in California.
In New York City as a model, Bette developed her wardrobe philosophy and fashion expertise through her work with Ted Lapidus, Geist and Geist, Irving Schechter Furs, Pandora, and Model Management which she has carried with her and evolved to today.
She offers advice on “Selling YourSELF” to sales organizations. Her cosmetic company training and experience has provided Bette a unique opportunity to develop a strong selling style and technique which she enjoys sharing with others. As Managing Director of San Francisco’s Lady Ambassador Health Club, she was responsible for increasing the membership 250%.
Bette has developed fitness programs and Image Impact Seminars for corporations, health spas, organizations, and individuals. In California her corporate clients include The Family Fitness Cepenters, Flour Mining and Metals, Inc., Crown Zellerbach, The Diet Center, Nutri Systems Weight Loss Centers, and Springer Corporation.
In Florida, she has worked with European Weight Loss Clinics, Class Tours, Florida Hospital, Paralyzed Veterans of America, March of Dimes, American Cancer Society, American Women in Radio and Television, and Florida Public Relations Association just to name a few.
Bette has appeared on Florida’s Channel 9 and 35, and had a regular television series with Kathy Nash on Channel 24 and has been interviewed on Pinnacle.
Bette is a vibrant spirit who “walks the talk”; that resonates with audiences everywhere. An exceptional resource to Media in areas of beauty, style, women, confidence and success, she adds a sense of fun and engagement when speaking to groups. Bette is currently writing a book on her on her experience around image and beauty and offers tips on how to “put it ALL together”.