Marilyn Bagel

Marilyn Bagel is a versatile scriptwriter and speechwriter for major national events and multimedia who has been putting words in the mouths of high-profile people for years. She began her writing career as an award-winning advertising copywriter for print and broadcast. From creating dramatic high points to comedic moments, Ms. Bagel has the innate ability to get into the minds, hearts, and speaking styles of many personalities. She has had the privilege of writing for notable show hosts, narrators, and participants, among them David Hyde Pierce, James Earl Jones, Kathleen Turner, Boris Kodjoe, and Richard Roundtree.

Ms. Bagel writes scripts and speeches for award shows, special events, and conferences and works closely with key executives, corporate communications departments, and event co-chairs. She also routinely coaches participants in Teleprompter usage during on-site rehearsals. She brings her same up-close-and-personal creativity and passion to scripting corporate, association, and tribute videos and muti-media and has received several Telly awards for her work. View samples of her work at

She also authored The Bagel Bible: For Bagel Lovers, the Complete Guide to Great Noshing (The Globe-Pequot Press 3rd Edition 1998, 2nd Edition 1995, 1st Edition 1992.)