Building Entrepreneurial Relationships for Business Success
February 15, 2017
Hosted by Kathleen Zemansky
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Divya Parekh, Global Business Relationship and Leadership Coach, Speaker and #1 Best Selling Author, joins us on this episode of “Illuminating Feng Shui” to discuss building entrepreneurial relationships for business success. Divya heads The DP Coaching Group, which helps entrepreneurs, leaders, and achievers, by coaching them to achieve their personal and professional goals with laser focus, unstoppable confidence, and resonant relationships. She is also co-author of an international Amazon best-selling book “The Voyage to Your Vision” and has authored books on Emotional Intelligence, Critical-Thinking, Leadership, and Influence. Divya will share why relationships are so important to an entrepreneur’s success and who to build these relationships with. Kathleen will weave in her Feng Shui, Astrology and Auspicious Timing expertise to reveal the most beneficial and helpful relationship pairings based on the Chinese zodiac for 2017.
Illuminating Feng Shui
Wednesday at 3 PM Pacific Time on VoiceAmerica Business Channel
Illuminating Feng Shui brings awareness and credibility to Classical Feng Shui and Chinese Metaphysics, a time proven tool that has been successful for the past millennium. Kathleen interviews business professionals who offer their insights about Feng Shui in the workplace, as well as weaving in her own perspectives about Feng Shui, astrology and timing.
Kathleen’s goal is to help you tap into the universal energies of Feng Shui and Chinese Metaphysics by incorporating tips on how to optimize your success and build a strong business. You will be empowered to follow your unique birth map, enhance your physical workspace, use your greatest strengths at the right times, and achieve your personal and business goals.
Illuminating Feng Shui is broadcast live every Wednesday at 3 PM Pacific Time on the VoiceAmerica Business Channel.
Kathleen Zemansky is a Business Feng Shui Master who is dedicated to helping conscious businesses and individuals harness the power of the ancient wisdom of Classical Feng Shui and Chinese Metaphysics to optimize their success in business and life.
She specializes in Business Feng Shui, Astrology, and Good Timing, and uses these tools to empower her clients to follow their unique birth map, optimize their physical workspace, use their greatest strengths at the right times, and achieve their personal and business goals to craft their destiny.
Kathleen developed her proven date selection technology, The TimeBlazr (tm) Business Management System, to increase efficiency, productivity, and accountability for her clients, who are both entrepreneurs and professionals. She recently launched her Business Astrology Software embedded with ancient insight in plain English.
Kathleen has several advanced degrees in Classical Feng Shui and Chinese Metaphysics from top-level teachers around the world. She has studied and taught in the United States, Malaysia, China, Tibet, India and England.
Kathleen’s deeper passion is generating greater peace and understanding in the world through cross-cultural communication. She believes her work is a way to pay forward the generosity and joy she has experienced in her world travels and studies. She is thrilled to offer this timeless wisdom for modern usage to help make our world a better place to live, work, and thrive.
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James Barber is married to Brenda and they have 2 daughters, 2 sons-in-law and 3 grandchildren. They currently own Training of Champions and ICN Publications. James is a business consultant, trainer, motivational speaker and author. He loves people and is passionate about helping business owners. Through motivational and keynote speeches, training and writing books, he desires to make a lasting impression on the lives of those with whom he is privileged to work with. James is also an area director for BNI Southeast, a Gwinnett Chamber Ambassador for 8+ years and have won numerous awards. His best-selling book, The Networking Guru, Traits of Champion Networkers was published in January 2015. He just completed the rough draft for book 2 of The Networking Guru series, The Next Level. James also served in the Navy on the USS Georgia. View Guest page
Edward Brown is currently in Investor Relations for Pacific Private Money, the CEO of Equity Bancorp, Inc., and the President of EB Enterprises. He is also the radio host of “The Best of Investing” business program on 1220AM KDOW and "Sports Econ 101" on Sports Byline, a nationally syndicated show.
Edward’s professional accomplishments include being an expert witness in arbitration and court cases dealing with investments and being an expert witness consultant regarding tax returns and fraudulent financial statements and information in the largest judgment in US history ($50M) against a gun manufacturer where spreadsheets from the case are published in US Bankruptcy Court proceedings.
Professional licenses Edward holds or currently held includes: Series 7 Securities License, Life and Disability Insurance License, Certified Fund Specialist, California Real Estate Sales license and California Licensed Tax Preparer. View Guest page
Nathalie Chapron believes a person is most compelling when their style is a reflection of their unique essence. She blends her inherited French aesthetics and formal image consulting training to help her clients look and feel their best by aligning their inner and outer beauty.
She is among an elite group of image consultants trained in the Suzanne Caygill method of color and style analysis. There is a waiting list for her private sessions, where she works from thousands of colors to create a custom palette that will transform each client’s wardrobe and help them look their best every day. After working with Nathalie, her clients experience a visible increase in their confidence, beauty and radiance.
Nathalie is sought-after internationally as an engaging speaker, inspiring audiences of all sizes to uplevel their image. She adores taking clients on shopping trips to Paris and leads transformative retreats in a castle in the south of France. View Guest page
Jim T. Chong is a Master Emcee and professional speaker, a licensed financial professional, and the founder of Solutions4Life, the Wok Star, and a radio personality in the Greater Sacramento area on MONEY 1055FM as the Wok Star on "Rush Hour For Success". Jim is actively involved and is on the Executive Team of several established non-profit and cause-based communities and organizations in his local area. He is also a published best selling contributing author, media coverage reporter/writer, Happy Neighborhood Project Ambassador, financial specialist for Advance Financial Solutions and an advocate for senior benefits. View Guest page
Ty Crandall is an internationally known speaker, author, pod show host, and business credit expert. With over 16 years of financial experience Ty is recognized as an authority in business credit building, business credit scoring, and business credit repair. Ty is the author of two popular books on credit named Perfect Credit and Business Credit Decoded. He is often interviewed on radio and news shows, TV programs, and magazines including Entrepreneur and Inc. Ty currently serves as the CEO at Credit Suite where he has helped create and grow one of the biggest and most credible business coaching operations in the United States. View Guest page
Chris Dayley is a digital marketing entrepreneur with a passion for helping businesses succeed online. After spending years driving traffic through SEO and PPC efforts, Chris turned his attention to the user experience of websites to see if he could influence traffic to convert better. After running his first successful test, he fell in love and began focusing on helping businesses test their website experience.
In 2014 he started his Conversion Optimization agency, Dayley Conversion, which was a full service agency helping businesses discover what converts best on their sites through testing. In 2016 he merged his company with Disruptive Advertising, where he currently works as VP of site testing and optimization. They offer full-service A/B testing solutions to clients including strategy, design, development and analytics. View Guest page
Bill Englehart is an ordained Unity Minister. He is currently serving as the senior minister at Unity in Marin in Northern California. Bill also serves as Vice Chair of the Board of Trustees, for Unity School. He also serves on the International Advisory Board for Roots of Peace.
He is a powerful and memorable speaker with a passion for sharing the practical application of Unity teachings. You can view Bills talks via live stream or through their video archive at Unityinmarin.org. Additionally, for those who use streaming TV devices, Bill is a featured speaker on the New Thought Channel as well as on local Novato Public Access Television.
Before being called to ministry, he was an expatriate living in London, working for a Fortune 50 company as an International Human Resources Director. Bill is a Black Belt Martial Artist. He is an avid Runner and enjoys High Performance Driving in his Mustang at the Sonoma Raceway. View Guest page
Dan Fowler has an extensive background in film, media production and personal development coaching. Dan has spoken on many stages around the world including, Eiji Morishita's "Speak Your Genius", Sheevaun Moran's "I Am Success NOW", Kaiser Permanente, AT&T, eWomen Network, UC Irvine, and Webster University to name a few.
Dan has written five books that have helped thousands of people from "Number of Man" to "Rewrite Your Story, Reshape Your Life". Dan shares his life experiences with his readers to remind them of their spiritual birthright. Dan's latest book is called, "The Imagination Code" and will be available late 2016.
Dan Fowler also educates marketing driven entrepreneurs how to create highly GAMIFIIED experiences that are meaningful, co-creative, collaborative, and immensely profitable. The latest success story is the event, Imagination IQ that was produced and delivered in this new epic event model. You can learn more about Imagination IQ here: www.ImaginationIQ.com View Guest page
Alane Freund, LMFT
Alane Freund, LMFT (36077) is in her 3rd decade of private psychotherapy practice. She offers equine-assisted growth and learning at Heart and Mind Equine in northern California. Ms. Freund holds Master’s degrees in Clinical Psychology and School Counseling, and is a dually certified Mental Health Specialist and Equine Specialist through EAGALA, the Equine Assisted Growth & Learning Association. A lifelong horsewoman, she’s blessed to combine her professional training with her passion for horses in EAGALA-model work. Heart and Mind Equine offers psychotherapy, workshops and training on team building, leadership, 12-Step recovery, highly sensitive people, adolescence, and modern families for professionals, businesses, schools, and individuals. Contact the Heart and Mind Equine team at email@example.com or by calling 510-421-4281. View Guest page
Heather Furby, CEO and Co-Founder of Creative Age Leadership, Inc., is a business strategist and innovative leader who works with high potential individuals to create lives of meaning and financial freedom. Through consulting, executive coaching and personal development programs she will help you masterfully navigate the special needs of today’s business environment and become a person of influence so that your ideas are heard, respected and sought.
In addition to offering online business programs like Self-to-Sell Funded and Napkins-to-Numbers, she takes people on a deeper dive into discovering their unique leadership style during Camp Cause And Success – a Leadership Summit as Summer Camp. Heather is lead author of Amazon Best Seller “Women of Influence” and has proven you don’t have to follow the rules to make a difference and lead with impact. Today we're talking about the shift from Employee to Entrepreneur leadership mindset. View Guest page
Rebecca Hall Gruyter
Rebecca Hall Gruyter, Owner of Your Purpose Driven Practice, creator of the Women’s Empowerment Series events/TV show, the Speaker Talent Search™, and Rebecca’s Money Summit. Rebecca, Network Director for VoiceAmerica’s Women Channel in both Radio and TV, is an in-demand speaker, expert money coach and a frequent guest expert on success panels, tele-summits, TV and radio shows.
As the CEO of RHG Media Productions™, Rebecca launched the international TV channel called Empowered ConnectionsTV™ bringing transformational TV shows and programming to the world. A popular Radio Show Host and #1 best-selling author who is to helping YOU impact the world powerfully!
www.EmpoweredConnectionsTV.com (TV Channel)
www.EmpoweringWomenTransformingLives.com (Radio Show)
Schedule time to talk with Rebecca:
www.MeetWithRebecca.com View Guest page
Heather Ann Havenwood
Heather Ann Havenwood, is a serial entrepreneur and is regarded as a top authority on digital marketing, sales coaching, and online publishing business strategies. Heather Ann has been named Top 50 Must Follow Women Entrepreneur's for 2017 by Huffington Post. She is also called Chief Sexy Boss™ (from her Amazon BEST SELLER book Sexy Boss™ How Female Entrepreneurship is Changing the Rule Book and Beating the Big Boys and others call her an 'Icon Creator' or a 'Wizard Behind the Curtain'. In 2006 she started, developed and grew an online information marketing publishing company from ground zero to over $1 million in sales in less than 12 months. Starting without a list, a product, a name or an offer, Heather Ann molded her business partner into a successful guru now known as an expert in his field. She has instructed, coached and promoted hundreds of entrepreneurs leading them down the path to success in building a lucrative business from their knowledge and leveraging it online. View Guest page
Chef Tom Herndon, owner of Hipp Kitchen in San Francisco, has been preparing meals for friends and family for nearly forty years. He decided to cook for a living and in 2008 became a Personal Chef. He provides weekly healthy meal services for busy families around the Bay Area and his specialty is cooking for people with food allergies and sensitivities. He also teaches cooking classes and does corporate team building cooking events for such companies as SalesForce, Comcast and Kaiser. Cooking classes are his favorite service because it allows him to connect with people over a great meal, which is one of his passions. He also leads culinary tours to Europe. His experience with Feng Shui in Business includes announcing his first cooking class on an auspicious day at an auspicious time and selling out completely within a day. View Guest page
Dr. Leslie Hewitt
Dr. Leslie Hewitt is clear about her life’s work and it is centered around a few powerful principles: Connection, Collaboration and Celebration. As CEO and Founder of The WOW Talks, she demonstrates a delicious life force vitality through the clarity of example. She teaches the ancient spirit technology of the mind-body-spirit connection, and reminds us all that healing is an INSIDE job. She brings a philosophy to life with her talks that awakens the innate wisdom within people. She is the President of the California Chiropractic Association, concerned about the politics and legislation that influences the holistic approach to non-drug and non-surgical conservative care options. She is a Chiropractor, Author, Speaker, Fitness Instructor, Master Trainer for Aqua Aerobics Instructors, and a Yoga Guru. View Guest page
Alex Iglecia, MA helps leaders reveal the bigger game they are already playing and step into their greatness with ease. He has facilitated mission-driven teams move to their next level,power couples to trust & connection, purpose-driven founders to inspired action, and teachers, trainers, movers & shakers to their unique body of work. His epic gift is to help you transform the buried energies that take you out of alignment from your unique work in the world.
Alex is a former NASA Engineer and born-again Ninja turned Mind-Body Catalyst, with a Masters in Conscious Evolution & two black belts. As an international speaker, he has shared the stage with success and conscious business experts.
Now Alex lives in Hawaii with his amazing wife Beth and asks lots of questions: what if the emerging power within you could find its way? What if you embraced your epicness? What is next for you when you feel at home on the planet, with your business, in your body? Thanks for being epic. View Guest page
Cody Jensen, Founder of Searchbloom started his career at a young age when he joined forces with the search giant Google. As an intern he fell in love with search engine marketing and Google Analytics. He worked there for two years before crawling up the corporate chain with some of the largest digital marketing firms in the country. He now leads Searchbloom's efforts in providing impeccable digital marketing services. He always says, "If we focus on our clients growth, our growth will naturally follow." View Guest page
Dató Joey grew up in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia and has dedicated his life to studying and teaching classical Feng Shui and Chinese Metaphysics.
At age 32, he currently runs a multi-million dollar company with business interests in education, consulting, publication, IT and properties. He is an international speaker, a global best-selling author of 162 titles with more than 4 million copies sold worldwide and translated into more than seven different languages. His latest QiMen book SunTzu Warcraft For Business, Politics and Absolute Power hit the bestsellers in the Business & Management section.
Dató Joey is a world-renown authority and educator in Chinese metaphysics, and in addition to being a regular guest on international radio and TV shows.
Dató Joey’s work, interviews and research have been featured in internationally acclaimed media giants such as Time, Forbes, The International Herald Tribune and MSN.
Twitter: @joeyyap FB: www.facebook.com/JoeyYapFB View Guest page
Jen Julius, MA is a Leadership Coach and local Radio Host in Sonoma County, specializing in supporting business-owning-parents across the nation who are good leaders, but want to be GREAT leaders - for their staff, families and communities. They understand that they are making an impact on people every day - and they take that responsibility seriously. She has led, organized, and presented at over 80 events for more than 1,700 people, and has an extensive professional background ranging from working with incarcerated youth and adults, to business owners and executives. Add in her personal background of battling an addiction and an eating disorder, then re-directing her intense energy to achieve her Masters Degree at 24 years old, and you’ve got a Coach with a more-than-unique skillset. Jen believes we really can have it “all”- we just have to know what “all” we actually want, then make the best choices with the best tools. Her motto is: Know your truth. Take a stand. Change the world! View Guest page
Elyse Kaye has spent her career leading innovation and marketing teams launching dozens of brands and hundreds of product lines. Recent successes include the turnaround of the Four Paws® Brand for Central Garden & Pet, the launch from ground up of the House of Marley Brand from Homedics and the expansion of licensed brands for Black & Decker.
Elyse is the Founder and CEO of Bloom Bras as well as Aha Product Solutions. Look for Bloom Bras – a line of activewear for the well-endowed woman - to hit the market Fall 2016.
Her philosophy is that innovation can and should come from anywhere. She holds several dozen patents. Elyse was also a contributing author in “The Product Manager’s Handbook”. In her free time, she is a certified fitness teacher and enthusiast. View Guest page
Best-selling author Mary E. Knippel, Writer Unleashed at YourWritingMentor.com, publisher at Authentic Grace Publishing and inspirational speaker, is fiercely committed to guiding you to leverage your impact through writing. Because No one can tell your story but YOU, Mary invites you to take pen in hand to Unleash Your Story Worth Writing. Mary empowers reluctant writers to build relationships online whether blog or a bio and all the options in between, to tell the story only they can tell. Working as a journalist for over 30 years, and a journal keeper since the age of 11, Mary knows the enormous power and healing capabilities of the written word. A two-time breast cancer survivor, she cites writing as instrumental in her recovery in her upcoming book, The Secret Artist. She is a co-author in Come Out of Hiding and SHINE and The Write Nonfiction NOW! Guide to Creativity and Flow. Learn more about Mary or invite her to speak to your group at www.yourwritingmentor.com. View Guest page
Dewi Maile Lim
Rev. Dewi Maile Lim is a multi-passionate musician, facilitator and coach who works with Conscious Entrepreneurs and Feminine Leaders to grow their audiences and start movements (whether in their own backyard or on the global stage).
She has worked with notable luminary entrepreneurs to midwives to up their brands, their visibility and the impact of their great work.
An avid user of social media since 2008, Dewi has taught small business owners how to leverage platforms like Twitter, Facebook and Instagram to build their tribe & attract enlightened alliances.
She is a founding member of enfusionize™; a certified ARTbundance™ Creativity Coach; and is currently earning her Masters in Divinity from the Center for Religion and Advanced Spiritual Studies.
Dewi is preparing to launch a Feminine Leadership Mastermind with Sistership Circle, Inc.™ in August 2016.
Her greatest joy is facilitating experiences of Oneness through music & cultural exchange with kids of all ages. View Guest page
Johanna Lyman works with leaders of fast growing companies whose business model can no longer sustain their bigger vision. She helps them create a sustainably profitable business and develop highly functioning teams without burning anyone out. She has helped thousands of people all over the world develop the business of their dreams and step into being the leader they’ve been called to be. She is a certified coach and business development expert with thirteen years of experience helping coaches, consultants, and small business owners build and develop successful businesses.
Using a potent combination of traditional coaching, strong intuition, and her unique ability to see what wants to emerge from a system, she helps her clients make a big difference in a world that desperately needs them now.
In her spare time, she’s a poet with a penchant for slam, an avid stand up paddle boarder, mother of an amazing teenager, and wife to the best husband on the planet. View Guest page
As a relationship marketing expert, Dawn Lyons is a Co-founder of Asentiv, an international consulting and training company in 22 different countries. She is also a keynote speaker and Amazon.com best-selling author on the subject of behavioral styles and how they affect your referability. Dawn has been hired to speak to audiences of over 500+ people around the world.
When she is not working, she travels, gardens, entertains, and enjoys the bounty of wines in Sonoma County. She also sponsors 3 White Bengal Tigers at the Wisconsin Big Cat Rescue. These Big Cats (lions, tigers and leopards) have been neglected, abused or abandoned and now have a place to live out the rest of their lives.
Her 3 biggest desires are to 1) Have 500 consulting facilities around the world, 2) Start a Big Cat Rescue in Northern California, and 3) help her community, clients, and partners generate amazing business and watch them aspire to their spectacular life! View Guest page
Mike Macedonio is a New York Times Best Selling author, speaker and entrepreneur. Mike and his business partner, Dr. Ivan Misner, co-authored “The World’s Best Known Marketing Secret, Building Your Business By Referral” and “Truth or Delusion, Busting Networking’s Biggest Myths” which has hit several bestseller lists including New York Times, Wall Street Journal, USA Today and Amazon.
Mike is the Managing Partner of Referral Institute. By using the referral strategies that he teaches, Mike has built his company from a small training and consulting company to a franchised organization with over 60 locations in 20 countries.
Mike is also a Co-Executive Director for BNI in the Bay Area. In this role he helps thousands of local business owners build their businesses through structured business networking.
Mike also volunteers on the Board of Directors for the Wisconsin Big Cat Rescue, a non-profit organization caring for abused or neglected tigers and lions. View Guest page
Adam Markel is the CEO for New Peaks, formerly Peak Potentials, and has been a Master Trainer with the company since 2010 in the areas of personal and business development. He is also a keynote speaker, attorney, real estate developer, entrepreneur and author of the forthcoming book, PIVOT: The Art and Science of Reinventing Your Career and Life, Simon & Schuster, Spring 2016. Adam has also shared the stage with superstars such as Tony Robbins, Daymond John from ABC’s Shark Tank, Stedman Graham, and many more.
Adam trains from his heart, believing that honesty and support bring out the best in people. His strength of will, integrity, compassion and natural leadership skills have helped to propel him into a successful role as a trainer, coach, mentor and role model. He enjoys networking with other successful entrepreneurs and strives to reach out to those who are still struggling. Adam speaks his truth with compassion, and finds strength in living authentically and passionately. View Guest page
BNI has been part of Beth Misner’s life for the past 31 years when she first became a member of a BNI chapter to build a chiropractic business by referral. Now as one of the co-owners of the company, she travels within the US and internationally speaking and training with her husband, Ivan, BNI Founder and CVO. She and Ivan are the co-founders of the BNI Foundation where Beth is the President and currently serving on the Board of Directors.
Beth is also an ordained Christian minister and holds a Masters Degree in Theology. She has written two books and contributed to four others. A native Texan, she resides in Austin, Texas, with her husband. They have three adult children.
In addition, Beth is also a certified sports nutritionist, T’ai Chi instructor, and a black belt in karate. View Guest page
Dr. Ivan Misner
Dr. Ivan Misner is the Founder and Chief Visionary Officer of BNI, the world’s largest business networking organization. Founded in 1985 the organization now has over 7,400 chapters throughout every populated continent of the world. Last year alone, BNI generated over 7.7 million referrals resulting in more than $9.3 billion dollars’ worth of business for its members.
Called the “Father of Modern Networking” by CNN and one of the “Top Networking Experts to Watch” by Forbes, Dr. Misner is considered to be one of the world’s leading experts on business networking and has been a keynote speaker for major corporations and associations throughout the world. He has been featured in the L.A. Times, Wall Street Journal, and New York Times, as well as numerous TV and radio shows including CNN, the BBC and The Today Show on NBC.
Dr. Misner is also a New York Times Bestselling author who has written 21 books, a columnist for Entrepreneur.com and the Senior Partner for the Referral Institute. View Guest page
Joe Nicassio is fiercely committed to mentoring Start-Up Business Owners to convert their talents into cash. Then, he helps them get more customers, to pay them more money, more often so they can pursue their passions, and have more freedom.
Joe’s business coaching is unique because he provides all the fundamentals for his clients to succeed and tools to solve their marketing problems. Over the years, his expertise has been honored with remarkable and notable accolades including being named the very best copywriter in LA by LCO. Joe is the author of “Resurrecting America’s Entrepreneurial Spirit: A Practical Approach For Creating Jobs.” His latest successful program is the Employee Escape Plan, a mentoring program for start up business owners. Joe has been featured on television and radio as an expert on creating jobs through entrepreneurship. View Guest page
Danielle Nistor is a Divine Messenger for Mother Mary and the Ascended Masters. She is also a best selling author and an international spiritual teacher. Her very own method of “Healing in Spirit” offers in just one session the channeled information on the roots of your problems and the essence of your soul, a clearing of blockages, and a blessing initiating the manifestation of the desires of your soul. Danielle has worked with thousands of conscious entrepreneurs, healers, and artists guiding them to create a life of authentic abundance and success while achieving their mission and living fulfilling lives. When she’s not working, she loves to walk the sacred places, write, and delight in the art of Ikebana. Learn more at www.DanielleNistor.com . Danielle’s motto is: “It’s your life. Live it fully. Live it with purpose.” View Guest page
Bethany Orrick is a Certified Hypnotherapist who understands that healing and wellness are essential to living a life of balance and happiness and helps you discover that truth for yourself. Using guided meditation, Bethany works with you to unlock your best self to realize your full potential. Through this process you realize a sense of well-being, empowerment and freedom to make the best choices and decisions for you, and the life you want to live.
Bethany holds certifications in Core Strengths Coaching through San Francisco State University, The National Guild of Hypnotists, and AIA Certification in Hypnotherapy through the American International Association. She is the founder and leader of the Academy of Emotional Intelligence with offices in Las Vegas and San Francisco/Tiburon, California with leading experts and trainers who offer training courses, group and corporate sessions for conferences and meetings, and personal consultations. View Guest page
Divya Parekh is an international speaker, #1 bestselling author, and a leading business relationship coach. Divya connects with audiences across all industries and speaks on a range of topics associated with business relationships and leadership. From how to create resonant relationships to how to master mindfulness for increased efficiency, energy and profits, or even becoming a bestselling author, Divya’s engaging and interactive talks show the audience a simple success principle: Become the empowered “YOU” to reach new heights. Divya works on the international level with leaders, achievers, and entrepreneurs. She believes the key success factor is the partnerships we cultivate. For her, the relationship is king. Divya’s best-selling books, including her newest #1 Bestseller, The Entrepreneur’s Garden – The Nine Essential Relationships to Cultivate Your Wildly Successful Business, serve as the foundation for many leaders in business and organizations. View Guest page
Virginia Parsons is the Founding Director of SHINE: Hangout Marketing University. She is a veteran Money, Marketing and Mindset Coach who specializes in Hangout & LiveStream Marketing. Known as the Hangout Mentor, she mentors entrepreneurs to grow a loyal and profitable list and become the leading authority in their field, using Hangouts on Air, video and LiveStream Broadcasting.
She is also the Executive Producer of the Inspirational Business Women Show, a weekly WebTV Hangout Show. Virginia’s passion is to make hangout marketing easy, fun and profitable, so you can reach new heights of visibility, social influence and success. View Guest page
Linda Patten is a leadership expert, entrepreneur, international speaker and national best-selling author who for 40 years has trained thousands of women (and a few good men) to step into their natural leadership roles, build their success, and achieve their dreams.
With leadership experience spanning the military, corporate and nonprofit arenas, Linda offers valuable expertise to her clients and audiences. To this powerful mix she adds her heartfelt vision of empowering women to create exceptional lives. Contact Linda Patten at Linda@dare2dreamwithlinda.com. View Guest page
After spending a decade studying with the greatest Masters of the east, meditating for 8 – 10 hours a day and teaching meditation to thousands, Debra founded Yes to Success Seminars. She has now shared her system for creating outer success based on inner silence with audiences and private clients in over 50 countries. A bestselling author, who is also the co-founder of Your Year of Miracles Mentoring Program for Women along with her former student and current NY Times best-selling author Marci Shimoff. Debra is known as the mentor to the mentors.
Debra’s students have taken her teachings and become mega-successful entrepreneurs, renowned transformational leaders, millionaires, billionaires and even household names.
Debra is also the proud mother of two amazing young adults, filmmaker and basketball scout, Daniel and soon-to-be chiropractor, Deanna. View Guest page
Nina Price is “The Queen of Midlife Transformation”. She is quite simply: Not Done Yet. With an M.B.A. from the University of Michigan, she is a former Silicon Valley high tech marketing exec who after twenty years in the computer industry learned that “it was time to do something else”. In 2001 she “pushed her own reset button” and reinvented herself as a midlife success coach and board certified healthcare professional (a licensed acupuncturist and master herbalist), so she could solve more kinds of problems, as she serves women tackling the transformations that come with midlife and beyond. Nina lives in the Silicon Valley with her husband. She has two grown daughters and six grandchildren. For fun she is a radio DJ who hosts a weekly music show and produces audiobooks for Audible. View Guest page
Morgana Rae is the international #1 best selling author of “Financial Alchemy: Twelve Months of Magic and Manifestation”. A sought after teacher, speaker and pioneer in personal development, she is widely regarded to be the world’s leading Relationship with Money coach. Her groundbreaking program for creating wealth has featured her on ABC, NBC, FOX, PBS, NPR, CNN, United Press International, Yahoo Finance and The Wall Street Journal online. She wrote the “Life Magic” column for a national women’s magazine, and was named a Top Woman In E-commerce by WE Magazine. She’s been a featured expert alongside Deepak Chopra, Marcia Weider, Christopher Howard and many others. Her books, recordings, magazine articles, and classes have impacted the lives of hundreds of thousands of people worldwide. She writes, speaks, and coaches from a desire to empower idealistic entrepreneurs, coaches, authors and artists to have a big impact in the world and to heal the rift between heart, spirit, and money. View Guest page
Dr. Minette Riordan
Award-Winning Entrepreneur and Best-Selling Author of The Artful Marketer and Instant Insights: A Time Management System for Creative Entrepreneurs, Dr. Minette Riordan successfully built a multi-media publishing company, turning a small quarterly newspaper into a monthly magazine with a circulation of 50,000 copies distributed through over 300 locations around the Dallas Ft. Worth Metroplex. After 11 years in the publishing industry, Minette discovered that what she loved most was coaching other creative women entrepreneurs on how to build profitable, sustainable and fun businesses. Minette sold her publishing company in 2012 and relocated her family to beautiful Santa Barbara, CA. She and her husband now run their thriving coaching and training company from their home near the beach. When she’s not working, she loves spending time with her family, taking long walks on the beach, making art or enjoying a glass of red wine. Learn more at www.minetteriordan.com. View Guest page
Part of the new generation of spiritual visionaries and thought leaders, Derek Rydall is the author of the #1 Amazon/Barnes & Noble best-seller EMERGENCE: Seven Steps for Radical Life Change and the world’s #1 expert on the revolutionary Law of Emergence. He has trained top executives at Fortune 500 companies (from American Express to Disney) in empowered leadership and communications, and has coached celebrities and media professionals, including Oscar and Emmy winners, on creating conscious entertainment. As a regular Huffington Post contributor, and host of the top-rated Emergence podcast on iTunes, he reveals cutting-edge spiritual principles and success strategies to achieve financial freedom and abundance, master productivity and creativity, and gain true wealth and happiness. With his global platform, Derek has touched hundreds of thousands around the planet with his message on finding your path, living your purpose and making a powerful impact! View Guest page
Lisa believes that when it comes to training, ONE SIZE DOES NOT FIT ALL. She works collaboratively with her clients to support customizing training and coaching programs. Lisa has a background in education, theater and improvisation making “fun while learning" an operative phrase when it comes to the programs she facilitates. Lisa Safran is the President and Founder of Improv Consultants, providing experiential professional development training programs to individuals, businesses, and teams. As a training strategist, Lisa helps her clients strengthen communication & leadership skills, and develop healthier teams through training and team building programs. Lisa has had the pleasure of working with many cultures around the world and living overseas twice in her lifetime. Lisa is the author of Reading and Writing Come Alive and Executive Presence Improv Style. View Guest page
Since the Miracle on the Hudson, considered to be the most successful ditching in aviation history, Dave Sanderson has built a career as a motivational speaker, mentor and author. Currently, Sanderson averages over 100 speeches a year for major corporations across the United States as well as overseas, including Baylor and James Madison University, Boys and Girls Clubs of America, BP, Canada Life, Delta Airlines, Exxon/Mobile, Entrepreneurs Organization, YPO, eWomen Network, and numerous banking associations. In his presentations, he shares The 12 resources he and others used not only during the “Miracle on the Hudson” but during his 30 years in sales and sales management, his 10 years being on and leading Tony Robbins security team and the precepts that enabled him to become a top producer in some of the largest sales organizations in the world and ultimately enabled him to survive the plane crash. View Guest page
Cynthia Stott is a Global Visibility Expert, bestselling author and the creator of The Generosity Code and TheSpeakerSummit.com. She guides mission-driven entrepreneurs to create virtual programs and share them on Facebook in ways Facebook can’t hide your posts for national and international reach.
She had an 18 year career at the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco as a bank examiner for consumer protection laws. Her work led to a change in the way banks and auto dealerships do business and now she’s changing the way we do business online. View Guest page
Sandy Zeldes is an intuitive, spiritual author and conscious entrepreneur who has had a long 17 year professional past as a chef and caterer to high profile celebrities and top business leaders, rebel nutritionist, passionate food lover and sassy spiritual cowgirl who talks to horses and people's deepest soul needs and desires. She has worked with hundreds of conscious entrepreneurs, executives, professional artists and performers who want to create a life of true authentic abundance and success but often struggle with food cravings, weight or body image.
She is the author of the best selling course on Daily Om: Healing Subconscious Blocks to Weight Loss which was number 1 on their best-seller list for more than 8 weeks when it was released in 2012 and has been featured in NBC, Fox News, ABC, CBS, The Wall Street Journal and The San Francisco Chronicle. View Guest page
Philip Zittell is the President of Omnirax Furniture Company in Sausalito, CA.
Sausalito Craftworks, Inc., the parent company of Omnirax, was founded in 1974 and began as a company that made jewelry.
In 1985, Philip and his team designed a rack for electronic synthesizers. They made two and gave one to their local music store. They sold their rack that weekend and BOOM! They were in the Music Business and Omnirax was born. Omnirax created and defined the “category” of music Studio Furniture.
In 2003, one of their music dealers introduced them to the Chief Engineer for BOOM! They were in Radio Business, which seamlessly led to TV Business. Omnirax experienced a meteoric rise from unknown to major player.
In 2011, they joined BNI, a Referral Marketing organization. Philip met a physical therapist who led him to meet an ergonomic consultant, a chair manufacturer and an award-winning furniture designer and BOOM! They were in the Office Furniture Business. View Guest page