Katie Linendoll is an Emmy Award-winning TV personality, consumer technology expert, and one of the leading women in the field of technology.

As one of the most in-demand technology experts worldwide, Linendoll is recognized by a wide-range of audiences for her reporting and frequent appearances as a regular expert contributor for major media outlets including The Rachael Ray Show, Hallmark’s Home & Family, and numerous other outlets including The Weather Channel, CBS Sports Radio, Robert Irvine Magazine, and more.

In addition to frequent live, in-studio media appearances, Linendoll runs her own production company which allows her to shoot, produce, and edit her own tech news stories in some of the most exotic and extreme locations—ranging from a remote community in the Philippines in the wake of Super Typhoon Haiyan to NASA’s zero-gravity training lab 63-feet underwater off the coast of the Florida Keys.

Linendoll’s cutting-edge technology stories have been featured as TV and digital segments and series on The Weather Channel, Popular Science, and Sports Illustrated to name a few.  

Linendoll is one of the first women in tech to make significant contributions to the industry, starting her career at the age of 12 when she began coding and earning networking certifications before graduating from high school. Linendoll went on to receive a degree in Information Technology New Media from the Rochester Institute of Technology.

Following graduation, she began working behind-the-scenes in production for ESPN where she won an Emmy Award for her work on SportsCenter and later contributed more than 60 written and digital pieces as a sports tech expert. Following her work at ESPN, Linendoll was nominated for a second Emmy Award for her work as a co-host on A&E’s We Mean Business, a reality show designed to help revamp small businesses across the country. 

During her career, Linendoll has hosted more than a dozen shows and series focused on technology and innovation and has also been named a special correspondent at major tech conferences including Comic-Con, CES, E3, Toy Fair, and Maker Faire.

She is frequently booked as an emcee and keynote speaker at major corporate events with top international brands including IBM, Dell, Global Semiconductor Alliance, Lenovo, Deloitte, QuickBooks, Intel, Mercedes-Benz, SAS, Kronos, Society of Manufacturing Engineers, The Outdoor Association, Teradata, and GE to name a few. 

Linendoll is a Silicon Valley Visionary Award Recipient, which celebrates Silicon Valley leaders in technology, education, venture capital, and entrepreneurship. Alongside her two Emmy nominations, and one win, Linendoll also holds a Guinness World Record for the “Most High Fives in One Minute”.

Linendoll calls Boston home. She leads an active, faith-filled lifestyle as a runner, fitness enthusiast, musician, and avid traveler. She also devotes a large percentage of her time to select philanthropic causes in healthcare and technology notably the Batcole Foundation, Adolescent and Young Adult Survivorship Fund, Brooke’s Blossoming Hope and Bugles Across America.


Event Host & Emcee

With an appreciation for full-range events, from big to small, Katie has experience emceeing for a room of 50 to an arena with 20,000+ streaming globally.

Katie’s ability to keep audiences engaged and energized throughout the entire event makes her the perfect emcee for any tech gathering or conference. In addition, her enthusiasm and expertise sets her apart as a host, leading her to be brought back as a returning emcee for many clients.

Katie has emceed events for a wide variety of clients including the following: Dell, IBM, Intel, Lenovo, Quickbooks, Deloitte, Mercedes-Benz, FinTech South, VMWare, Teradata, Kronos, SAS, CJPIA, Thermo Fisher Scientific, Global Semiconductor Alliance, and more.


Virtual Emcee

Katie has already hosted many virtual and hybrid events around the world including but not limited to:

moderating a global livestream for Mercedes-Benz in Germany, hosting a virtual two-day show for California JPIA, a CES interview with David Kohler, an interview series for Dell Boomi, hosting SAS Global Forum, co-hosting SAP Global Partner Summit, hosting GS1 Digital Connection, hosting and interviews for PTC Liveworx: The Limited Series — to name a few.

Katie has the experience and technical capability to professionally film and edit custom content in her home studios (including green screen), allowing seamless integration of the client’s logo and event branding. 

She is also available to be on location at a production facility of choice.


Panel Moderator

When it comes to panel moderation, Katie is well-versed in keeping the conversation flowing and the audience engaged—all while staying on time.

We all know that panel moderation can be tricky, especially in the tech industry when it comes to staying on time, topic, and bringing out the personalities of everyone involved. This is where Katie’s interviewing experience along with her media expertise in entertaining audiences shines. She has moderated CEO panels within a wide range of topics from the latest tech trends to women in business to new advancements in sports technologies and artificial intelligence.

Brands represented by previous panelists: DISH, Belkin, Google, Waze, DreamWorks, NetApp, Dell Boomi, Dell, Atlanta Braves, Speedway, BitPay.


Keynote Speaker

Katie is no stranger to keynote speaking and has spoken for a variety of dynamic clients at everything from corporate events to academic universities and consumer conferences.

Along with her unique energy and decades of professional tech and media expertise, Katie delivers one-of-a-kind keynote presentations. Sometimes there are prizes, sometimes there is social integration, or sometimes there are lively Q+A segments—creating an atmosphere of engaging discussions and pure fun! But a main component of Katie’s keynotes are stories. Through the lens of storytelling, Katie utilizes audio visual presentations to integrate some of her favorite TV stories from across the globe.

Another thing that sets Katie apart when it comes to keynote speaking is her detailed and creative touch on each customized presentation. Katie works with a professional graphics team to design and incorporate an eye-catching, lively, and on-brand experience for every type of audience.

Katie has been a keynote speaker for a wide variety of clients including the following: University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh, Rochester Institute of Technology, GS1, The Outdoor Industry Association, Society of Manufacturing Engineers, MOBI, cityCURRENT, Chicago Ideas Week and NICE.


Conference & Tradeshow Presenter

With an appreciation for full-range events, from big to small, Katie has experience emceeing for a room of 50 to an arena with 20,000+ streaming globally. 

Katie’s ability to keep audiences engaged and energized throughout the entire event makes her the perfect emcee for any tech gathering or conference. Whether she is working with Mercedes-Benz at CES on a global unveil or hosting QuickBooks annual “QuickBooks Connect” Conference, her enthusiasm and expertise sets her apart as a host, leading her to be brought back as a returning emcee for many clients.



Travels from: Greater Boston Area, MA

Speaking Fee: from $30,000 – $50,000

Event Emcee Rates: On request, please contact Speakers Inc