For years, Lola honed her presentation and communication skills in front of live cameras in the studios of CNN . As a television anchor for CNN International, Lola Martinez reached viewers in more than 212 countries and territories across the globe, while addressing a daily audience of 270 million . As host of CNN International's version of "People in the News," Lola profiled the likes of North Korean leader, Kim Jong-il, actor Tom Hanks, and basketball star Kobe Bryant. Lola also anchored The Weather Channel Latin America's "Comentarios," a live question and answer weather program. Lola’s on air experiences taught her that engaging others was a far more effective way to communicate than to talk at them. As a communications & skills consultant, Lola utilizes her talents and experience to coach, train, and enable leaders to become (even more) powerful communicators.