Sarah Olivieri has over 13 years of experience working on the web and over 16 years of experience working in and leading nonprofit organizations. She co-founded the Open Center for Autism in 2005 with Valerie Paradiz, served as the deputy director of the Global and Regional Asperger Syndrome Partnership (GRASP), and executive director of the Helping Children of War Foundation. Sarah received her BA from the University of Chicago with a focus on globalization and its effect on marginalized cultures, studying in Spain, Tanzania, and Cuba, and finally moving to Japan to teach English. In 2009 she completed a master's degree in Humanistic and Multicultural Education at SUNY New Paltz. She is the co-author of Lesson Planning a la Carte: Integrated Planning for Students with Special Needs (AAPC Publishing). She has owned her own for-profit business since 2005. At PivotGround, Sarah combines her backgrounds to help agents of change, both nonprofit and for profit, leverage growth-hacking, proven business skills, and the best of web-technology to grow and make a positive impact in the world. For nonprofits especially, Sarah is on a mission to help increase capacity, deliver better programming, attract more funding, and hopefully make the world a little better. https://www.facebook.com/sarahfolivieri/ https://pivotground.com/ https://www.linkedin.com/in/sarah-olivieri/
Writer + Brand Story Strategist Julie Barnes, Founder of Your Story Gold
-why it's your story that sets you apart in the dreaded sea of sameness.
-why your story creates trust + credibility.
-three story strategies that every business owner can use to tell their story.
Julie Barnes is a Brand Story Strategist and the Founder of Your Story Gold. She helps entrepreneurs and small business owners command top dollar using their story gold.
She also provides commercial freelance writing services helping companies go from radio silent to getting their message out to clients and customers.
Julie is an award-winning entrepreneur, an international bestselling author, advocate for change, certified coach and has blogged for The Huffington Post.
She calls beautiful Northern California home. When she’s not working or volunteering for the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, you will find Julie driving with the sunroof open while jamming to LOUD rock ‘n’ roll, hanging with her hubby, Ron, playing the drums with some local musicians, or wandering the aisles of Barnes and Noble with a Starbucks Tall Pike in her hand.
Emily Capuria, LISW-S, CHHC, is a writer, speaker and coach who is passionate about redefining happiness and showing people how easily accessible it is once you shift your definition and reconnect with who you truly are.
She's the author of, "Happiness Happens: A 10-Week Guide to Reconnect with Who You Are, Dream a New Dream & Make Magic Happen!" a 10-week process of self-discovery that will show you how to align who you are, what you want and how you live.
She is also the creator of the "Laugh More, Live Louder" course which helps people to map out what’s next and take the steps to make it happen. Emily is the founder of Balance & Thrive, a website that offers a holistic approach to living a happy, fulfilling life.
-How bullying affects children and adults
-The power to choose before responding
-The steps to bully-proofing
As a high school teacher for 17 years, Jeanie Cisco-Meth saw first hand the damage that can be done by a bully. She developed a program to help her students deal with bullying so that harsh words may hurt but not devastate. In 2012, she transitioned from the classroom to the stage and has the pleasure of traveling the country sharing her life saving message with youth and businesses alike.
Jeanie says, "Our country can no longer pay the devastating cost of lives lost to bullies whether the bully be internal or external. I had to do something to help."
How she navigated the film industry as a woman of colour
Her career path from the BBC to founding the CaribbeanTales Media Group
Her advice to women entering the film industry
Frances-Anne Solomon is an award-winning filmmaker, writer, producer, curator, and entrepreneur in film, TV, radio, theatre, and new media. Born in England of Trinidadian parents, she was raised and educated in the Caribbean and Canada before moving to Great Britain where she built a successful career with the BBC as a TV Drama Producer and Executive Producer. Productions included Love is the Devil by John Maybury, and Speak Like A Child by John Akomfrah, both of which she executive produced for the BBC. She also produced and directed films and television programs through her production company Leda Serene Films.
She moved to Toronto in 2000, where she continued to create, write, direct, and produce her own projects. She is currently in production with the feature HERO – Inspired by the Life and Time of Ulric Cross. Her film A Winter Tale received many prestigious international awards, including at Fespaco 2009 (Africa’s Oscars held biannually in Burkina Faso West Africa) where it won in The Paul Robeson Award for Best Diaspora Film. Other directing credits include the feature film Peggy Su! (BBC Films, 1997); What My Mother Told Me (Channel 4 1995), Bideshi (British Film Institute 1994); and documentaries Literature Alive (Bravo!/OMNI, 2006), Reunion 2 (BBC,1993), and I Is A Long Memoried Woman (Arts Council of England 1991). She produced the multi-award winning feature Kingston Paradise, with director Mary Wells – the first feature film written and directed by a Jamaican woman.
She was the Co-creator, Producer and Director of Lord Have Mercy! Canada’s hit Caribbean sitcom, that aired on Vision TV, Toronto/one, Showcase and APTN in 2003 and was nominated for two Gemini Awards: Best Comedy series, and Best Individual Performer (Leonie Forbes).
She is the founder and CEO of the CaribbeanTales Media Group, based in Barbados and Toronto, a group of companies that creates, produces, markets, and sells Caribbean-themed film and television content for global audiences. It includes the CaribbeanTales Incubator Program, a development and production hub for original content; CaribbeanTalesFlix – the production arm; the CaribbeanTales International Film Festival, — now in its 13th year — that takes place in Toronto; CaribbeanTales-TV, an SVOD platform; and The CaribbeanTales Youth Film festival, a unique screening series that showcases Africentric films for high school and university audiences. Other initiatives include RED HOT, promoting new work by emerging creators of color; CineFAM – that supports bold film stories by Women Creators of Color, and #INTERSECT – film narratives by Queer and Trans Filmmakers of Color.
In 2010, together with Caribbean cultural industries specialist Dr Keith Nurse, media personality and producer Lisa Wickham, businessman Dr. Terrence Farrell and filmmaker Mary Wells, she launched CaribbeanTales Worldwide Distribution, the first-of-its-kind film distribution company in the English speaking Caribbean, dedicated to the monetization of Caribbean diasporic content.
She has lectured in Film at the University of the West Indies, and made presentations on her work at NYU and Duke University. She began her television career at Banyan Productions in Trinidad, studied Theatre at the University of Toronto with Steve Martineau and Ken Gass, and poetry with Jay MacPherson. She trained as a film director in the UK at Bristol University, and the prestigious BBC Drama Directors Program.
Karen Donaldson is an award winning, #1 multi Best Selling Author of 3 books. She is also the owner of Karen Donaldson Inc., and the brands; Speak and Get Booked and Speak Confident. She is a Certified Confidence Coach, Communication and Body Language Expert, Executive Public Speaking Coach and International Speaker. Karen has been speaking and coaching for over 20 years, showing individuals exactly how to take powerful action and own their voice, increase their impact and confidence whenever they speak (verbally and non-verbally).
She is the secret weapon behind many CEO's, senior executives, successful entrepreneurs and politicians across North America and the UK, as she guides them and helps them to increase their capacity to authentically connect and engage as they lead and communicate. With her dynamic and interactive style as an expert speaker and coach, she moves her audience and clients into action and shows any "ready and willing" individual, how to become that leader who knows how to connect, engage and empower themselves and others. Karen has been a guest expert on both local and national media and is a sought after leader and certified expert in her industry.
http://www.speakconfident.com/ - *Includes free download: "10 conversation starters that don't suck"*
Sharon Levy, "Lady Tea," a Certified TEA Consultant & Health Stylist, TV Personality, CEO and Founder of Taking Tea InStyle, a holistic tea boutique, uses tea as a means to connect people while empowering them about the importance of self care so they can achieve optimal health. healthy life.
In September 2018, a large polyp was found after a colonoscopy, which doctors suspected may be cancerous; so on November 15, 2018; surgery was performed to remove it.
On December 3, 2018, Ms. Levy was diagnosed with Stage 1 Rectal Cancer. After hearing the news, she knew that her life would be changed forever. Ms. Levy felt that God must have a plan for her. As she thought about this news, she came to the conclusion that it was a blessing in disguise. She knew she had to get her life back on track and work on creating a stronger and more meaningful relationship with God while healing her Mind and Body.
In October, before her cancer diagnosis, Ms. Levy vowed to completely change her lifestyle to improve her health. Her doctors advised her to do Chemo and Radiation to ensure no cancer cells were left behind, but she refused to accept this traditional method, so she researched and prayed to find the best natural remedies and holistic centers that would assist with her healing.
To Date, Mr. Levy has: „X Developed a closer relationship with God „X Since October 2018, she lost 40 pounds and dropped 2 pants sizes „X Lowered her Blood Sugar from 97 ¡V 79 „X Increased her energy and stamina Now more than ever, she is passionate about sharing her story and knowledge with individuals to make an impact in their lives and motivate them to change their mindset to live a healthy lifestyle without unnecessary pain and suffering.
Ms. Levy is available for Speaking Engagements on the following topics:
-Achieving Optimal Health by Changing Your Mindset
-DiversiTEA & Culture
TO BOOK Ms. Levy Email us: email@example.com Contact Us: 844-4LU-TEA
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LEARN HOW IMPLEMENTING THESE 8 PRINCIPLES CAN TURN YOUR HEALTH AROUND
-SLEEP & REST
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Topic: Encouraging Girls & Empowering Women Entrepreneurs
Barrett Clemmensen Powell shares:
The state of diversity in children's literature in 2019
The 7-fold impact of girls and girls of color seeing themselves in books
Global networking between women
Barrett Clemmensen Powell is a former professional TV/ radio journalist, who became an author, ordained minister and lifestyle entrepreneur. She then combined her education and experience in communication and spiritual care to earn $1M in her first six months as an entrepreneur. While living globally in the USA, Europe and other regions, she soulfully empowers women - through course, coaching and speaking - to live phenomenal lives and create prosperous businesses that reflect their soul purpose. Barrett passionately educates and empowers women to scale their businesses through communication that embraces spiritual clarity, emotional and cultural authenticity, and effective business strategies.
bcpconsults @ gmail.com
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Midlife Opportunity: Power, Money and Wellbeing in Your Late 30s and Early 40s
COACHING COURSES FOR WOMEN
Divinely Feminine & Financially Free - http://bit.ly/dfff2019
(9-week spiritual life and business course designed and facilitated by a women entrepreneur for women entrepreneurs to heal wounds and boost resiliency while scaling their business)
The Successful Spiritual Entrepreneur
(Designed to empower women entrepreneurs to be phenomenally spiritually aligned so they can increase their happiness and prosperity)
RISE Mastermind - limited to 25 women per year
(The RISE Mastermind is a small group limited to 25 entrepreneurs that Barrett works with closer than any other group throughout the course of a year, all focused on creating profitable and resilient businesses & personal lives based around their strong ethical character, personal brands, experience, personality and the people that they serve. Involves small group retreats, hot seat coaching and 1:1 sessions). Interested? Apply here: http://bit.ly/bcprise
Women's Global Networking
Interested in GLOBAL NETWORKING with other female founders/women entrepreneurs? Would you like to gather with women of other cultures and lands to share information, make connections, form partnerships, relax and see great sights (and the trip is tax deductible!)? Join Barrett Clemmensen Powell on a trips to places such as Rome, Copenhagen, London, Bali, Paris, Havana, Sydney, San Jose, Melbourne, Oslo, Bangkok, Johannesburg and more. Sign up on the interest list at http://bit.ly/womensglobalnetworking
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– How her weight loss journey led her to understand the importance of habits
- Why she decided to write a book and what was the process
– Why she decided to start a business & advice for other entrepreneurs
Trudy Stone is a certified culinary nutritionist, guest expert, speaker, and the founder of Eat Live and Play. She is also the author of the book Unbreakable: 7 Rock Solid Habits to Your Perfect Weight and a Healthier Lifestyle: No Willpower Required!
Five years ago, Trudy self-hacked her own mind and body to lose 30lbs and now helps other women do the same. She's passionate about empowering women to build healthier habits and unlock the power of food to build a strong and vibrant brain and body without guilt or restriction.
She has appeared on CBC News, CTV, CP24, The National Post, The Huffington Post, Viva Magazine, Chowhound, Daytime Toronto TV, and in 'Star of the Show' alongside TV chef, author and judge of Chopped Canada, Chef Michael Smith.
For the Women Entrepreneurs Radio listeners: download a free chapter of "Unbreakable: 7 Rock Solid Habits to Your Perfect Weight and a Healthier Lifestyle: No Willpower Required!" here: http://eatliveandplay.com/wer
Topic: Increase your health, Increase your wealth
Trudie German shares:
-Simple changes that can be implemented immediately
-How being healthier impacts your productivity and finances
Trudie German is a Certified Personal Trainer who was named by Canadian Living Magazine as one of "7 Canadian Fitness and Wellness Celebs You Need to Follow on Instagram Right Now."
She is a sought-after Health and Fitness speaker in both Canada and the U.S with her "Body Envy Lunch and Learns" as well as workshops at corporations.
She also uses her Body Envy App to train busy professional women in ONLY 30 minutes, 3 times per week.
She has been a contributor or mentioned in FAJO Magazine, Optimyz, Best Health and Canadian Living.