Arden Clise is a business etiquette consultant, trainer, speaker and columnist. An expert in the field of business etiquette, Arden’s business etiquette column is a regular feature in the Puget Sound Business Journal. She has been quoted in several national and international publications, and has been a featured guest on TV and radio shows, including a regular weekly etiquette segment on radio station KSER 90.7.
Her love for business etiquette began when she worked with executives and board members as an advisor on client etiquette, business attire and speaking protocol.
Arden has more than 25 years of business experience in marketing, management, event planning and public relations with several Northwest organizations and companies including Washington Mutual, the Pike Place Market Foundation, One Reel and Group Health Credit Union.
Arden received certification as an etiquette consultant by The Etiquette Institute and she earned her Bachelor’s degree in English Literature from the University of Washington.
Committed to helping her community, Arden has served on several non-profit boards and committees including PAWS, YWCA of King County and the Pat Graney Dance Company. Arden is currently a committee member with Legal Voice. She is also a foster parent for Seattle Animal Shelter.
A Seattle native and resident, Arden enjoys life with her husband and their pets. Her passions include bicycle touring, social media, live theater, films, literary fiction and travel.