Today's Leading Women with Marie Grace Berg ~ Real Stories. Real Inspiration. Real Take-aways. 7-Days A Week!

ALEXANDRA Kenin, is the founder of Urban Hiker SF, an urban hiking tour company that helps people explore the stairways, hills, and hiking trails of San Francisco while they learn the history of the City.

Inspired by the Stairway Walks book that her father bought her after buying herself a one-way ticket to the west, Alexandra would take off to explore her new home on foot. One fateful day, a native San Franciscan friend brought her on a walk to the Embarcadero via the Vallejo and Filbert Street Steps.

Alexandra loved the views from by the stairways, loved the exercise she got from climbing them, and loved how they seemed to be a secret to most. From that moment on, she was hooked on urban hiking and now wants to share her findings with you!

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LEISA Peterson, is a wealth coach and the founder of WealthClinic, a global community that helps people improve their relationship with money through private mentoring, online workshops and in-person retreats.

Lisa is passionate about empowering men and women to break free of limitations in achieving their fullest potential.

She uses her extensive knowledge in personal spiritual development combined with 23+ year career in financial management to bring together the best of both worlds and help people reach their fullest potential.

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CAROLYN Wilman, (aka @ContestQueen) is a Digital Marketing Strategist and Sweepstakes Specialist.

Carolyn teaches others how to Find, Organize, Enter and Win giveaways along with working with companies to create and viral market winning promotions maximizing ROI and loyal customers.

In 2014 Carolyn launched a new venture; Idea Majesty, to meet the growing demands of her social media marketing services and digital online marketing plans.

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DAPHNE Mallory, Esq. is an immigrant entrepreneur and family business expert. Whether on television, on stage, or in the boardroom, she is known for being a creative thinker and passionate advocate.

She writes for Entrepreneur Magazine, The Huffington Post and hosts her own radio program Family Business with Daphne on 103.9 FM, KDKI to bring relevant strategies and hope to families.

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LISA W. Boyle, is an innovative SEO consultant, Internet Marketing strategist and the Founder/Owner of Paradigm Shift SEO.

By using her knowledge and experience she been able to assist businesses with increasing their online search engine visibility, lead generation and revenue.

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JOHNETTE van Eeden, is the founder and CEO of Star Wellness®, a company dedicated to saving employee lives, empowering individuals, and reducing healthcare costs by providing medical screenings, vaccinations, and ultrasounds directly to employees in the workplace.

A former computer programmer, Johnette started Star Wellness after realizing that a lot of time and money was being spent on fitness and wellness programs, but no one was monitoring the effectiveness of those programs.

Johnette has a passion for making employee wellness a high priority, and helping businesses find ways to control rising healthcare costs while preventing potential life threatening diseases in their employees.

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Melinda F. Emerson, known as SmallBizLady, is Americas #1 Small Business Expert. She is an internationally known keynote speaker and an expert on small business start up, business development, and social media marketing.

Forbes magazine named her the #1 woman for entrepreneurs to follow on Twitter. She publishes a resource blog www.succeedasyourownboss.com, which is syndicated by the Huffington Post. Melinda is the author of Become Your Own Boss in 12 Months, 2nd ed.

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SARA F. Hathaway, is the author of the book, Day After Disaster. Sara's love for the outdoors and business management background collide in her successes as a budding author.

She grew up in the country where she developed a profound interest in the natural world around her. After graduating from The California State University of Sacramento she returned to her passion. She has extensively researched and practiced survival techniques in the natural environment and utilized forgotten life-sustaining methods of the generations past.

She currently lives with her husband and two sons in Northern California where she is at work on the sequel to her first novel.

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TANIA Gabrielle, is a Wealth Astro-Numerologist, Spiritual Teacher, Author, Composer and Speaker. She has coached thousands of clients worldwide by unlocking their spiritual birth codes.

Her insights have been published on the front page of USA TODAY newspaper edition and Yahoo.com, in Entertainment Weekly, ESPN Magazine and online in The New York Times, The Los Angeles Times and more.

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CATHY OBrien, is an Animal Reiki Practitioner, using holistic healing to help people who are dealing with their pets' health or behavior issues.

Cathy works with people and animals around the world, and also volunteers and teaches Reiki in animal sanctuaries. Her life-long love and passion for animals led her to the desire to alleviate their pain and dis-ease on any level.

Cathy’s mission is to help animals heal on all levels, to help people deepen their connection with their animals and, on a bigger scale, to change the way people see and treat animals – making this planet a more peaceful and safe place for all beings.

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RANDI Redmond Oster, is the award winning author of Questioning Protocol, which helps patients navigate the healthcare system and medical professionals understand the patient perspective.

Randi spent the first 18 years of her career in GE working on complex aerospace systems and building profitable financial services businesses. She received a Black Belt in Six Sigma Quality and numerous leadership awards. The skills gained in GE empowered her to effectively navigate the healthcare system and find opportunities for process improvements, as she advocated for her chronically ill son in the hospital.

Today, she is a Malcolm Baldrige Examiner focusing on Healthcare and a leading speaker on healthcare reform, shared decision making and patient engagement.

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JENNIFER McLean, is an internationally acclaimed Healer, Author, Speaker, Entrepreneur, Edge Pusher, and Transformational Change Agent. She is the creator of the renowned “Spontaneous Transformation Technique,” creating instant transformation and healing.

She is also the producer of the multimillion dollar Healing With The Masters online media franchise (that has reached over 700,000 over 15 seasons). Jennifer is the designer of the hybrid business coaching / personal development product Living Your Success Signature Business that defines a new paradigm of “business-from-the-heart”. Part of that Success Signature program is the Credibility Branding system which she used to help launch Yahoo Canada, the USB flash drive industry, and a whole new genre of personal development media.

Jennifer's programs deliver deep transformational healing to all who participate, while entrepreneurs specifically receive proven business strategies to access and activate their gifts and purpose doing what they love.

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RHONDA Wheeler, is the owner of The Candy Dish, a company that creates eye-catching candy buffet tables to personalized candy bouquets.

Rhonda started “The Candy Dish Décor®” after recovering from a life-changing health scare. It was that experience that led her to create the perfect union of healthy and sweet through beautifully created candy arrangements and sugar bouquets made from all natural ingredients.

Rhonda’s company started with an educational journey about diabetes, but ultimately has led her to offer what is now impacting her customers in a positive way!

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HEATHER Allison, is a Love Coach and Photographer, using her coaching tools and her lens to help women everywhere have the juicy, fulfilling and authentic life and love they've always craved.

She does this with what she simply refers to as her "Be In Love" process. It's about helping you Get Juicy, to "Strip, Savor & Shine," to Get Your Goddess On, to Attract Love and Make it Stick.

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AMBER Bryce, is an Intuitive Jewelry designer and a Crystal & Energy Healer. She creates super intentional, sacred gemstone jewelry for women that honors their highest, most sacred self.

She believes that we are all sacred, just as we are, right now. And that sometimes we need beautiful reminders of how powerful we truly are, so we can help shift this world into higher love and light.

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Dr. CARRI Drzyzga, is internationally known as ‘The Functional Medicine Doc’ – the go-to expert on finding the root causes of health problems so you can feel normal again.

She is a chiropractor and naturopathic doctor, host of the popular podcast “The Functional Medicine Radio Show”, and author of the hit book Reclaim Your Energy and Feel Normal Again! Fixing the Root Cause of Your Fatigue with Natural Treatments.

Dr. Carri’s newest program is a home study course called Entrepreneurial Fatigue: How to Fuel Your Brain & Body for Entrepreneurial Success. Her private practice is Functional Medicine Ontario located in Ottawa, Ontario.

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Doreen Foxwell, is the founder of The Children's School of Yoga. A children’s yoga program that she built after having an epiphany in the middle of the night to becoming one of the first children’s yoga franchise opportunities offered nationwide.

In January of 2004 she officially started offering classes. Since that time, her program has taught thousands of students in over 150+ locations throughout the Hudson Valley region, Rockland & Westchester Counties, Northern NJ, Pike County PA and beyond.

Doreen believes in introducing many different yoga styles to children, so that they will continue practicing yoga into their adult life.

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PEGGY Andrews, is a lawyer, who devoted herself learning confectionery artistry. As a result, founded Dosha Pops, a gourmet lollipop company, that offers unique lollipops made of ayurvedic herbs, spices and teas.

Over the years, Peggy have travelled many corners of the globe, immersing herself in local food cultures. Her travels have inspired her to craft exciting flavors. At an early age she learned the floury pleasures of baking from scratch at the side of her café owner mother, and never lost her joy for bonding with others by cooking and sharing communal meals.

Dosha Pops has given Peggy the opportunity to once again bond with friends and family who have been her loyal taste testers and advisers. Peggy hopes that her lollipops will inspire you to live a healthier, happier, more balanced life through Ayurveda.

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JENNIFER Dopazo has come a long way from the young girl who didn’t even know design could be a career.

Now an award-winning woman in technology and owner of Candelita, a multimedia design studio in New York, Jen has launched The Fabricant Way, a web series that takes you behind the scenes with creative entrepreneurs who are mixing art, craft and business in the pursuit of their passion.

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Named LA’s best personal stylist by CBS in 2013, certified image consultant and speaker, LAURIE Brucker of LaurieBstyle LLC, is all about everyday women dressing with heart.

From former fashion Designer to top stylist, Laurie styles in closets and via Skype teaching people of all shapes, sizes to love their bodies and enjoy their clothes by designing unique, timeless and confident wardrobes.

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MARY Cantando, is a growth expert for women entrepreneurs. She has founded, led and expanded multimillion-dollar businesses for the past 25 years.

Now she enables other women to grow their businesses to the million-dollar level as well. Mary’s mission in life is to help women grow multimillion-dollar businesses through

The Woman’s Advantage® Forum and The Woman’s Advantage® series of products. She speaks at regional, national and international women's events. and writes for several national publications.

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VERONICA Silva, is a retirement plans attorney licensed in Illinois, helping divorcing couples and their divorce attorneys properly divide retirement pensions and accounts during and after a divorce.

Ms. Silva has more than 10 years of experience dealing with the compliance and daily operation of retirement plans. This unique legal background and experience distinguishes her in this field.

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SHANNA Tingom, is the co-founder of Heritage Financial Strategies, whose specialty is working with female entrepreneurs, business leaders, and individuals experiencing life transitions.

At age 19, Shanna met a financial advisor who woke her up to her lifes calling. The advisor reached across the table and patted her head and said, Let your husband worry about this money stuff.

Right then and there, she decided to build a career helping independent and successful people really understand how money and investing work.

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Corporate lawyer turned social entrepreneur MARY Nemetz, leads tix4cause.com, a fast growing tech company focused on entertainment ticket sales that matter for hundreds of non-profits at no extra cost.

Under Mary's leadership tix4cause now partners with over 900 non-profits, schools and associations who have already raised over $400,000.

Their mission is for Tix4cause to be the hub for all your entertainment needs, and the first place you go before you go out!

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DEANNA Radaj, is an "Eco-Shui" designer, writer & consultant who helps those who are looking to lead a more healthy, balanced & proactive lifestyle.

Unlike other interior designers or Feng Shui practitioners, DeAnna integrates the Western (which is eco-friendly, universal, sustainable) & Eastern (which is Feng Shui) design principles & techniques, combined with goal-setting & clutter-busting exercises to create healthy & supportive indoor environments.

Designing spaces that are not only beautiful and comfortable, but also bring out the client’s personality, is her design philosophy.

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JAIME Raskulinecz, is the CEO of Next Generation Trust Services, that provides comprehensive account administration and transaction support services for retirement plans.

Jaime strives to empower her clients with the knowledge needed to proactively shape their financial future and is a frequent speaker on non-traditional investments within retirement plans.

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A writer and marketing professional for 25 years, SANDRA Rae, has faced many personal challenges in her life and career and wants you to know whatever you're going through, you CAN create the life you desire.

Sandra , along with her co-founder, Dori Beeler have been the creative team behind a variety of book projects, websites, marketing pieces and social media efforts for more than 15 years. Together they moved into author promotions more than five years ago. It made sense to launch FCM - Full Circle Media together and create a team of talented individuals across the globe with which they work to get things done on time and on budget.

Sandra is currently putting the finishing touches on her book YOU CAN'T DO THAT AND OTHER MYTHS THAT HOLD WOMEN BACK IN BUSINESS AND IN LIFE. In it she has interviewed amazing women from all walks of life.

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LYNDSAY MARKLEY, is the principal attorney at LMarkleylaw.com, a law firm dedicated to representing the rights of plaintiffs in personal injury and wrongful death claims.

She has dedicated her legal practice to fighting on behalf of persons who suffered injuries or death as a result of wrongful or careless conduct of others.

Lyndsay is nationally recognized for her work as a victims’ advocate in personal injury and wrongful death claims. Her array of acknowledgements include: selection to the National Trial Lawyers’ Association’s List of Top 100 Trial Attorneys in Illinois, the National Trial Lawyers’ Associations’ Top 40 Under 40 Trial Attorneys and many others.

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SHARON Woodhouse, is owner of Conspire Creative, which provides strategic coaching and consulting services for big-thinking small enterprises, small businesses, nonprofits, authors, creatives, freelancers, and consultants.

Sharon has taken an entrepreneurial approach to just about everything since first becoming self-employed as a teenager three decades ago.

As the owner of Everything Goes Media, she has counseled hundreds of authors, publishers, entrepreneurs, and job-changers in various aspects of publishing, book promotion, and business, emphasizing publishing options, strategic planning for new economic realities, inexpensive and creative marketing, social media, win-win partnerships, and developing an entrepreneurial mindset.

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A formerly overwhelmed entrepreneur and recovering control-freak, TINA Forsyth is passionate about helping conscious CEOs and entrepreneurs build a business that can run without them.

As the author of The Entrepreneurs Trap and creator of the CEO Business School, Tina teaches transformational leaders how to get the right systems, team and leveraged revenue streams in place for profitable and sustainable success.Tina also founded the International Association of Online Business Managers and is the creator of the Certified OBM™ Training– the only program of it’s kind to train high-end virtual managers.

As an entrepreneur and recovering control-freak, Tina is passionate about sharing her experience and helping other entrepreneurs setup the right systems, team and leveraged revenue streams that allow them to stop working so darn hard and have a business that can run without them.

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