Marina Shakour Haber
Marina Shakour Haber was a successful entrepreneur in the nurse staffing and home health care industry, where she observed people being overwhelmed, stressed, and unhappy. Born in Iran to Persian/German father and Dutch mother, she moved to Munich, ten emigrated to Vancouver, Canada and graduated from the University of B.C. She entered the Persian rug business, which led to a job in Manhattan where she met her husband. When his business went under, Marina started a business she knew. She was successful until something emerged to follow her calling to become a life coach, motivational speaker, and author. She wrote “Dream A Better Dream” and released her Amazon best-selling book, “Your GPS to Happiness,” in August 2022, earning a 5-star review from Readers’ Favorite. Marina, aka The Happiness Guru, works predominately with females 45–65+ who are experiencing life changes or crises and need to identify who they are, what they want, and where they want to see themselves in the future.