Past Speakers

Betsy, WTCI

Betsy O’Neill Collie

Ambassador and Senior Advsiser

World Trade Center Institute

Betsy brings over 25 years of experience leading Marketing and Business Development efforts for several National Direct Mail & Print Media Corporations, marketing & technology agencies, as well as, start-up businesses.  A self -proclaimed “Technology Evangelist”, Betsy has focused her efforts over the past 7 years on Digital Media and Technology. As the ambassador and senior advisor, Betsy brings a robust professional network and deep passion for connecting people and companies for the benefit of good business.  In her new role, she will be focused on expanding the WTCI brand, mission, market reach and membership base. Betsy is a Towson University graduate with a Fine Arts degree and Art History concentration.   She is actively involved in Towson through their MentHER program –where she works closely with a handful of exceptional young women in the business school.  Betsy also serves on the board of the Nikki Perlow Foundation and sits on the newly formed Steering Committee for the American Marketing Association in Baltimore. As a native Marylander, Betsy has raised her 2 children in Glen Arm.  Her son MacRae is a recent graduate of James Madison University.  Her daughter Ali, is a freshman at St. Mary’s College of Maryland. When she is not attending a regional networking event, or on the sidelines of SMCM’s women’s lacrosse games, you will find Betsy at home entertaining, chasing after her “Boston Terrier”  Buddy, riding her bike, attending art openings, or traveling to her next favorite destination.