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SHRADHA Agarwal, is the Chief Strategy Officer and Co-Founder of Context Media Inc, a leading media technology company that educates consumers as they make critical decisions about their health.

Shradha was named to Crain’s Chicago Business 40 under 40. She was also honored as a Champion of Change by the White House, recognized as Best Female Founder at the United Nations, and won Tech Woman of the Year in Chicago in 2013.


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KIMBERLY O’Neil, is an award winning leadership coach and charitable giving expert. As the youngest African American woman to serve as a City Manager in the United States, she is now the Founder and Chief Executive Officer of The Giving Blueprint, a company with a three point mission to impact social change through the development of strategic partnerships and growth plans within the nonprofit community.

As a veteran government and nonprofit senior executive, she has used her voice to impact policy decisions while lobbying in New York City and on Capitol Hill. In addition to being a sought after thought leader, strategist and speaker, Kimberly is a published author who recently contributed to best-selling author Michelle Prince’s anthology, Dare To Be A Difference Maker Volume 3.


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REBECCA CROWNOVER, is an award winning children’s book author and a partner in Lone Star Family Farms which was the finalist in the 2011 Top Producer of the year award. Rebecca handles public relations, technology, strategic business development and oversees human resources for the Farm.

Rebecca launched a second career in 2012 as an author publishing her first book, My Daddy Is In Heaven With Jesus, an award winning book that has comforted and touched the lives of many children and adults who have suffered a parent’s loss.

In 2013, she launched her second Children's Book and brand, Texas Farm Girl that educates, entertains, and inspires children through life lessons in farming. She has two additional Texas Farm Girl books in the works and has also released a country music song with childhood friend and Country Rock Artist, Billy Dawson, called Texas Farm Girl that goes with the Texas Farm Girl brand.

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KAREN Ramsey, is a noted financial expert and public speaker, and has built a successful wealth management firm in the Seattle area. About 5 years ago, she decided to establish a side business, RamseyInvesting.com, as a solution for people who did not and would probably never meet the minimums of her wealth management firm.

RamseyInvesting.com has lower account minimums than most traditional financial planning / wealth management firms. Karen is the author of two books: Caring for Your Soul in Matters of Money® and Think Again : New Money Choices, Old Money Myths. A columnist for US News & World Report, Ramsey has served as a media resource for PBS television stations, NPR radio stations, national publications such as Money magazine and The Wall Street Journal.


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ELLEN Rohr, is the plumber’s wife turned Business Makeover Expert®, who teaches the few things that make all the difference to your business success: Easy financial clean up, profitable pricing and powerful business planning. Ellen nearly sank her own family’s business. Then, she learned how to keep track of the money and make more of it. In turn, she has helped thousands of business owners start, fix and grow their companies.

Ellen is a columnist for Huffington Post, PHC News, and a contributor to many business journals and trade magazines. She provides “in the trenches” insight that business owners can relate to. She is also the author of four business basics books: Where Did the Money Go?, How Much Should I Charge?, The Bare Bones Biz Plan and The Weekend Biz Plan.

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EYENIE Schultz, is a SoulStyle Coach and Visibility Facilitator at Technicolor priestess.com, where she helps creative, kick-ass entrepreneurs to find their style voice so they can confidently reveal who they are, and love themselves from the inside out.

As Eyenie says, style is WAY more than what you wear...it's an expression of who you are, your soul, your essence. And most women haven't taken the time to tap into their own unique style and beauty to really convey who they are. This is where she comes in! Makeovers from the outside-in with a dash of NEON!

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CARLYN Berghoff, is the CEO of Berghoff Catering & Restaurant Group. Carlyn is a multi-faceted businesswoman committed to her work, to her family and to her role in the community. Raised and educated in the restaurant business, Carlyn is deeply committed to her industry and has played a lifelong role in hospitality and Chicago tourism initiatives.

Carlyn authored of best-selling cookbooks, The Berghoff Family Cookbook, The Berghoff Café Cookbook, and recently, Cooking for Your Gluten-Free Teen, inspired by her teenage daughter, Sarah, who lives with Celiac Disease.

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SHANNON Wilburn, is the CEO & Co-Founder of Just Between Friends Franchise Systems, Inc. The company was founded back in 1997 as one of two moms in Tulsa, Oklahoma who wanted to save money on children's items while dressing their kids in the latest and greatest fashions. What started in a living room, has grown to North America's Leading Children's and Maternity Consignment Sales Event Franchise with 140 franchises in 28 states and 1 in Canada.

Shannon continues to oversee operations and work with her growing staff to support franchisees as they grow their business. Shannon also speaks across the country, encouraging those that would follow in her footsteps to work hard and dream big because you never know what amazing things will happen!

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ROSALIND Sedacca, is a Divorce & Parenting Coach as well as a Dating & Relationship Coach, author and trainer. Rosalind is the founder of Child-Centered Divorce that encourages parents to put their children first when facing the challenges of divorce. This resource provides access to articles, professional advice, coaching, teleseminars, and related information.

Rosalind is also an expert blogger for the Huffington Post and numerous divorce,
parenting and singles websites and blogs and a frequent radio and TV
guest providing advice on her areas of expertise.


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FRANCES Craik, has spent over 30 years working in high-tech marketing in the Silicon Valley. She has worked at huge companies: HP, Unisys, Hyundai, Oracle and tiny startups. In 2000 she started her own company - Addison Marketing.

Frances' expertise in technology marketing and business development, coupled with deep experience in working with startups and growing firms, provides Addison Marketing clients with a unique, flexible and vibrant resource. Frances blends major corporate experience with passion, energy, and understanding of the life of an entrepreneur.

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COLLEEN Slaughter, is boldly committed to guiding emerging women leaders to achieve the clarity, structure and self-confidence needed to realize higher levels of success and fulfillment. She is a proven coach with a remarkable ability to lead women in overcoming self-doubts and dissatisfaction in their lives and careers.

Many assume Colleen was raised in a well-to-do family and groomed for an international life. Instead, she grew up in a single-parent, low income household in Kentucky. Her path to becoming a leader for women became clear at an early age. Nicknamed “Miss Independent”, she always knew she wanted to be “the boss”. She continued taking bold actions. Others took notice – and Colleen eventually found herself in a rewarding new role - mentoring women.

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DEBRA Koerner, popularly known as "Debra K"., is the host of The Journey into Wellbeing series on PBS, where she uncovers the secrets to living a high-energy, vibrant life.

Debra is also the author of the text, “Success from the Start”, and co-founder of the education and consulting company imassage, Inc.. She also has a production company, Well World Productions that is dedicated to bringing inspiring stories to life and sharing them with the World.

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MARALA Scott, is Oprah's Ambassador Of Hope and the Best Selling Author of In Our House: Perception vs. Reality, a # 3 on Amazon's Bestsellers List, and Surrounded By Inspiration and Bad to the Bone, a #17 on Amazon's Bestsellers List.

Marala has written dozens of books as an inspirational memoir and ghostwriter through Seraph Books. She demonstrates the therapeutic release that writing has while teaching people how to share their story and begin a journey of incredible healing in their own life as they help others.

Her latest book, Intuition is co-authored with her daughter, Alyssa Curry, which was released March 31st! She is the recipient of a Congressional Awards among others for her powerful messages of overcoming adversity nationwide.


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SARAH Blake, is the owner of Blake Psychotherapy & Associates, a therapy practice in Columbia MD, that provide counseling to individuals, couples, and families, dealing with a variety of issues ranging from eating disorders, trauma, emotion disregulation, depression, anxiety, bipolar disorder, communication issues, stress and a plethora of other issues.

She is a wife, mother of 2 and an author. Ms. Blake has always wanted to reach for the stars, and do it all.

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JENNIFER Trask, is a life coach who is on a mission to help at least 1 million people find and live their passions. To accomplish this, Jennifer creates extraordinary, personalized branding and marketing strategies for Self-Help Coaches.

She believes that you can create a life that you truly are passionate about. One that allows the real you to emerge. One that makes life more fun, joyous and easy. One where we still have challenges, but they are welcomed because they are apart of your journey to becoming more.

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LORI Bizzoco, is the founder and visionary of NV Media Inc., an integrated communications company, as well as CupidsPulse.com, a first-of-its-kind celebrity news website.

Along with being an entrepreneur, Lori has always had a passion for mentoring. For the past 20 years, she has helped countless colleagues, employees and interns hone and develop their professional skills and passions.

Over the years, Lori’s been featured and quoted in leading press outlets including Forbes, Yahoo!, Redbook, AOL, FOX News, The Wall Street Journal, and many more.

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SUZANNE Wardrop, is the founder of Divorce Coach NJ, a divorce consulting firm, dedicated to helping people build strategy and develop alternatives for the issues they face in their divorce.

Suzanne’s 6 year divorce was devastating and she is passionate about helping others avoid the mistakes she made. Her mission is to reduce the time, cost and most importantly the anxiety people face in their divorces.

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MISHA Granado, is a relationship consultant, lecturer, author and founder and principal consultant for Love Grows: The Relationship Consultant, a boutique firm that Speaks, Writes and Brings Love into Existence.

Love Grows use a strength-based, love centered approach and offer services: Bringing Love into Existence (counseling, interactive workshops), Speaking Love into Existence (lectures) and Writing Love into Existence (books & editorials) to help our clients heal their emotional wounds in order to experience an amazing life and relationships. Simply put, Misha, is a gardener, she grows love!


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MARLEY Majcher, is an international speaker and founder of the renowned celebrity party planning business, The Party Goddess! Marley is well-known for creating the most talked about parties of the year and has planned events for A-list celebs such as Britney Spears and Snoop Dogg.

With more than 20 years of entrepreneurial experience, Majcher has grown to become a sought-after expert on issues facing entrepreneurs and small business owners, challenging them to stop being busy and start focusing on profits.

Her book, But Are You Making Any Money? available on amazon.com, simplifies – in a step-by-step process – the complicated aspects of running a lucrative business. Her profit technique and conversational style is what Forbes says, “makes you want to keep reading more.”

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LAURA Coe, is an entrepreneur, author, and coach working to bring emotional fitness to our daily lives through practical techniques steeped in ancient wisdom. Laura co-founded Litholink Corporation, a healthcare company serving over 350,000 patients per month nationally. When Litholink sold to a Fortune 500 company, she left corporate America to pursue lifelong passions.

Now she devotes her energy toward writing and coaching, helping others implement spiritual teachings in their everyday lives. Her first book, Emotional Obesity, is is now available for everyone to read and learn from.


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Donna Lotts, is a business consultant whose passion is bringing beauty into people’s lives by educating, empowering, and sharing her knowledge of living a healthier lifestyle.

She also teaches others how to make informed, healthy, non-toxic personal care and wellness choices without compromising on fragrance, results, or quality. She partners with and support you in making every day health choices to improve your quality of life.


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SUSAN Bender Phelps helps her clients create a culture of learning and support that allows them to deliver breakthrough results time after time. She speaks nationally on mentorship, leadership and communication.

Susan runs Odyssey Mentoring & Leadership, that provides comprehensive training in the essential relational and communication skills you need to increase employee engagement, knowledge and skill transfer, thereby maximizing your ROI on training dollars.

She’s the author of “Aspire Higher”, a book for people with big dreams that includes compelling stories of successful professional and business mentoring partnership.

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CANDI Wingate, is an expert in the nanny industry. She owned and operates a nanny agency, started 3 online nanny databases, wrote a book "100 Tips For Nannies & Families" plus am a wife and mother of 2.

Her nanny experience started way back with being a nanny for a family with 5 children, which included newborn twins. After becoming a nanny and working in a nanny agency for several years, she purchased the successful Nation-Wide Nanny Placement Agency and expanded with Nannies4hire.com, Babysitter4hire.com and care4hire.com helping wonderful families and nannies.

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MC Swab, is a Passionista...she immerses herself with people and their passions and has a "vlog" a video log where she shares what she has learned. She also shares them weekly on a CBS affiliate in tulsa.

She has learned that Passion and purpose are closely linked. The power of human connection is displayed thru her "adventures" Ex. square dancing, barbie convention, noodling. Every adventure has a new lesson that she likes to inspire the viewers.

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ESTHER Kuperman, UI/UX design expert for innovative mobile apps and responsive web. Her knowledge of what it takes to build a product that will gain traction has saved companies.

Her latest app, Sociidot - a life coach in your pocket, helps you visualize the life you want and taking action one "dot" at a time. It’s the perfect tool for plotting out the path and giving yourself the push you need to get going.

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Dr. KARIN Hehenberger, is and experienced life sciences professional, with a background as an MD and PhD, and a post doc in diabetes from Harvard. She started her own company, Lyfebulb, to connect, inspire and impact lives of people with diabetes, a disease she have had since she was 17.

Karin is considered an expert in the field of Metabolic diseases and is an invited speaker at numerous conferences on the topic as well as in assessing innovative products across therapeutic areas.

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DR. JAMIE Turndorf, is known to millions as "Dr. Love" through her website AskDrLove.com, the web's first and immensely popular relationship advice site since 1996. Her methods have been featured on all the national networks, including 
CNN (who recently dubbed her their Resident Love Doctor), NBC, CBS, VH1, 
Fox, on websites like WebMD and iVillage, Discovery.com and MSNBC.com, 
and many other popular magazines.

She also hosts "Ask Dr. Love" radio show in Seattle on KKNW and on 
WebTalkRadio.Net, which broadcasts in 80 countries worldwide.

 Dr. Turndorf is the author of the new Hay House book, “Kiss Your Fights 
Good-bye, which has been endorsed by New York Times and 
bestselling authors Jack Canfield, Dr. John Gray and John Bradshaw.


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ISABELLA Yosuico, is the founder of MightyTykes, which offers Infant & Child Weights for special kids designed to promote their physical strength and stability for optimal development. A longtime communications and marketing professional, Isabella became a momtrepreneur after her son Isaac was born with Down syndrome and she developed MightyTykes Infant & Child weights to help treat his condition.

MightyTykes is now helping not only her Isabella’s son, but other kids with special needs as well.

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DAVINA Douthard, is the CEO of Davina Douthard, Inc. (DDI ), a leading image management firm for the entertainment & sports industries and corporate America, that provide personal branding, public relations and brand management.

DDI is known for its services marked under the brands; The Image Cartel, Polishing The Professional and Mass Appeal.

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ROBERTA Greenspan, a seasoned health care executive and visionary with more than 30 years of professional health care experience in both the hospital and private practice setting, launched Specialdocs Consultants, Inc. over 10 years ago.

Specialdocs is a health care consulting firm dedicated to transitioning traditional medical practices to personalized, custom-designed concierge medicine models. Specialdocs has provided more than 100 physicians across the United States with consulting, management and practice design services, along with accounting, legal, and marketing support as they transition to a concierge medicine practice.

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