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VANESSA Broers, is the owner and founder of sweatandbutter.com, whose mission is to provide resources and coaching to help people overcome personal barriers to optimal health.

Vanessa works with women to lose weight through internal transformation to feel great in their bodies, empowered in their lives, without counting calories. She believes in building fun fulling lives through nourished bodies.

Her philosophy with weight loss? If you’re not having fun, you’re doing it wrong.

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KATHLENE Buchanan, is the president and founder of Metro Offices, an Office Business Center firm she founded in 1989. Metro Offices provides space, technology and business services in blended workspace solutions for over 1600 clients.

Metro Offices has 10 premier locations in Washington, DC, Maryland and Northern Virginia. She has been in the shared office space industry since 1979 when she moved to Northern Virginia from Atlanta.

Kathleen has twice been honored by the National Foundation for Women Business Owners and has been recognized by Bank of America and the Washington Business Journal as one of the Top 25 Women Business Owners in the Greater Washington, D.C. area.

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RENEE Piane, is an international relationship reinvention expert and dating consultant who helps busy, successful people heal their hearts so they can find true love.

She is known as the Love Designer because she assists people with clarifying their vision and developing an action plan to create the lifestyle aligned with their goals. Renée is the author of the newly released Get Real about Love.

She’s on a mission to ignite the hearts of busy, successful people around the world to Get Real About Love and reinvent their love lives.

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As the Creativity Yenta, CARLOTA Zimmerman launched her business in 2008, with more moxie than money, crafting a coaching practice with clients throughout the US and Europe, a practice specializing in helping men and women around the world, manifest their personal and professional goals.

Before becoming an entrepreneur, Carlota was a produced playwright and a TV writer/producer. She lived and worked in Russia, India and China, as well as across the United States.

With her friend, Marie Segares, Carlota co-created and co-hosts a monthly podcast, “No Frills Small Business.” The show is aimed at all entrepreneurs who are making up their businesses, and by extension, their lives, as they go along; bootstrapping and hustling and improvising their way to success.

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MICHELLE Lamont, is powerful leader and a sought after speaker, entrepreneur, motivator, and all around powerhouse PR expert.

She’s the president of Lamont PR & Creative, is an effective public relations professional who continually aligns media placement for her clients who are regularly featured in local, regional, and national media.

As a longtime entrepreneur, she knows the strategies and tactics to effectively leverage the media to benefit any size company or organization.

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NY Actress Turned Entrepreneur ANDREA-Rachel Parker, is the founder of the newest unisex vegan organic skin & hair care line, called FouBeauBelle!

Andrea began making these beauty products for herself and didn't think of selling them until friends, family started asking her.

FoubeauBelle now offers a wide range of beauty products all with organic ingredients.

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JULIANNE Soviero, is a sports performance consultant, speaker, hypnotist, and the author of Unleash Your True Athletic Potential.

She became obsessed with optimal athletic performance after an injury nearly destroyed her career over 15 years ago.

She has produced countless award-winning athletes and was part of the coaching staff that took LIU Post to the College World Series.

Julianne has owned her own business for over ten years and has worked on creating a comprehensive system for athletes to improve their performance for over a decade.

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JANE Wang, is the CEO of myHealthSphere, a corporate health and wellness company geared towards providing the best preventative coaching solutions for employee health in the office.

Jane has extensive experience with health data analytics, product technology and project management, and is passionate about innovation and healthcare. Her company is committed to adding healthier, happier days to your busy lives.

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JANA Gouchev, is the founder and managing attorney of Gouchev Law PLLC, a Manhattan-based law firm serving start-ups, creative entrepreneurs and innovative brands doing major impact work.

Jana concentrates her practice in all facets of intellectual property and business law. As a champion for entrepreneurs, Janas passion has always been to inspire big dreamers to up their game, and help businesses boost their bottom line by identifying a brand's unique competitive advantages and ways to build profit centers.

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MONIQUE Wells, is the founder of MakingProductivityEasy.com, where she helps successful, self-made women of ambition and compassion find peace through a new definition of productivity.

According to Monique, work/life balance isn’t a myth. It is real for women who take inspired action to make it so. and she’s here to light the way. Monique creates magic when it comes to life balance for women.

She mentors discerning, high-achieving female corporate executives, entrepreneurial CEOs, and medical/legal/financial professionals.

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LISA Kroese, is a 42 year old business owner, wife, and mother of two girls with another baby girl on the way. Lisa liquidates estates and does consulting for estate sale ups, momprenuers, and those branding their own estate and antique businesses.

Lisa is known as The Estate Mama. As an estate seller, she combines her passion for researching and preserving heirlooms with her passion for helping people and solving problems.

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After working in Corporate America for 15 years, SUZETTE Webb is an established entrepreneur and author of Blues To Blessings.

In 2006, she founded her business Light of Mine ("LOM"), a company that designs and manufactures high-performance lighting systems for military armored vehicles.

Prior to founding LOM, she authored her first book, Moments of Truth, a spiritual affirmations book for everyday living.

Her second book, Blues to Blessings: from Fearful to Faithful is her spiritual memoir which chronicles her step-by-step journey towards transformation and success. It is also an interactive spiritual odyssey for her readers.

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SUE, CAROLE, KATHY, the owners of Full Spirited Flavours, have built a business offering liqueur-infused cakes created from their own recipes to "bring something different to the table”.

These 3 "seasoned & spirited" sisters utilize their combined experience and passion to survive the many challenges presented to build a brand during a poor economy. Their Mantra:"Team work makes the dream work”.

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TAMARA Habib, is an impact entrepreneur focused on reengineering disaster recovery. She co-founded Firelily, a crowdfunding startup dedicated to empowering those impacted by disaster to take control of their recovery.

Tamara is passionate about helping people recover from disasters. She started in the field of emergency management and eventually found her way to the American Red Cross. Her experience empowered her to pursue her dream of creating a place where those impacted by disaster can get the help they need.

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ANNE Balduzzi, is the founder of SameGrain, award-winning privacy first social discovery platform for meeting people you were meant to meet. SameGrain matches people on over 45million areas to connect users that share multiple in-depth attributes, such as backgrounds, beliefs, health issues, life experiences and more.

As an early pioneer of the Internet, Anne has over 30 years of online expertise. Her background includes product development and marketing management roles at Apple, AOL and Viewtron, the first consumer online service in North America.

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JESSICA Ashdown, is the Founder and Designer of Jessica Diane, a new line of luxury handbags created to appeal to practical and fashionable women.

Growing up with a passion for both business and design, she went on to study entrepreneurship and marketing. After years of traveling and being on-the-go in the city, Jessica was tired of carrying multiple bags and gigantic totes.

She needed an everyday bag that could carry her entire day and seamlessly transition from running errands to going to the gym, school and work. As a result, the flagship bag, Diamanti, was born and Jessica Diane Ltd. was founded.

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HEATHER Cole, is an expert in Business Analytics, a self-described socialized nerd, and the founder of Lodestar Solutions, Inc., a certified woman owned small business based in Tampa that guide its clients towards reaching their goals in a self-sufficient manner.

Heather coaches executives to advance their thinking and execution of Business Analytics through programs she has created that incorporate technology, psychology, leadership, and people skills.

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HEIDI Parham, Founder of Passion, Freedom, and Prosperity, is a business owner and a home schooling mom of 3. After being laid off, she found a home-based business that changed her life and kept her home with her kids.

Now she’s sharing her story with other women so they get inspired to make their dreams a reality.

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ANN Ryan, is the founder and president of Beachy Cream, a company that creates delicious, organic ice cream served by pinup style brand ambassadors known as the Beachy Cream Girls.

Ann and her business partner, her daughter Beth Stockwell, have transformed what was a wildly successful ice cream cart into a rapidly growing company with delicious products in 55 stores and counting.

Their philosophy is that ice cream should be a fun experience, where customers don’t have to worry about what’s in their frozen treats.

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TYNICKA Battle, is a leading creative strategist in digital media. Her breakthrough campaigns for clients such as Lady Gaga set the bar for industry success. She's the founder of Tynicka Battle Digital, a digital marketing group based in Princeton, NJ.

Tynicka's clients range from cutting edge startups to Fortune 500 names in music, film, consumer products, government and telecommunications industries.

Tynicka is passionate about architecting positive social media experiences and has been featured across news outlets such as The Next Web, Public Relations Society of America, to name a few.

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KIM Gorsuch, is the CEO and founder of Weeva, Inc., a collaborative storytelling platform where people come together to tell stories and share memories where everyone can contribute their own perspective.

Kim is a growth oriented executive, comfortable with starting things from scratch and growing them to scale. Her professional experience includes helping LendingTree grow from approximately $200,000 in revenue to $750M at its peak.

Her diverse experience has included launching start-ups within larger companies as well as working with established brands on growth strategies.

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Speaker, author & nurse MARY Pitman, is known as "The Missing Money Lady." She has appeared on Good Morning America, America's Money Class with Suze Orman, in AARP, CNNMoney, & more.

Mary is the author of The Little Book of Missing Money: A Quick and Easy Guide to Finding Money that is Rightfully Yours. She believes no one should have to pay a ransom to get their own money.

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ARCHANA Jaiswal, former TV Producer turned entrepreneur, is the founder of funseek, an online discovery engine for fun things to do. The lack of one go-to-place for events and activities became her inspiration for funseek.

With millions of events and places worldwide, Archana is thrilled that funseek is becoming an impactful platform for business and community engagement.

With over twenty years of experience in media, marketing, and entrepreneurship, her work has had hyper-local to worldwide reach and impact.

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KEMI Egan, is the co-founder of Freedom Academies, Author of ‘Turbo charge your property success’, owner of a multi million pound property portfolio and a public speaker.

At 22 years old Kemi lost one of her best friends. That day changed everything. She was determined to create wealth and build a legacy.

Kemi has transformed her business and her life and is committed to transforming the lives of others and making sure everyone that wants to commit to changing their life and make a difference in the world has someone to show them the way.

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MITZI Weinman, is the founder of TimeFinder, which offers practical approaches to personal productivity.

As a coach, workshop leader, and professional speaker, she helps people develop good habits and techniques to reduce stress which can result from not planning, procrastinating, feeling disorganized and overwhelmed, and rushing to get things done, at work and/or at home.

Their philosophy is simple: When you maximize your most valuable resource - time - you stay focused on your personal & professional priorities; Family, Friends, Community, Work, Health and YOU!

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EDEN Lord, is the founder and CEO of My Med Buddy, a company passionate about helping parents track their family's health and wellness.

The mother of a chronically ill daughter, Eden spends her free time advocating for chronically ill children and their families, running a website for parents with Special Needs children at www.chronicallyblessed.com, a Chronically Blessed online community for moms with chronically ill kids.

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ANNA Aquino, is the co-founder of Doveagle Ministries, a non-profit ministry organization that goes in as guest ministers “bringing freedom through the power of the word“.

As seen on TBN and The Gospel Channel, Anna M. Aquino is a child of God, wife, ninja mom of two, writer, guest minister and motivational speaker. She is the author of many books including twenty one books, five screenplays, two children's book series, and a woman's devotional among other short stories and poems.

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SHALYN Dever, is the founder and CEO behind Chatter Buzz Media, a full-service integrated digital marketing agency. She has been working in the engineering and technology marketing field for over 15 years.

She was recruited by Google in Dec 2011 and was offered a position within the company, however she chose to pursue her dream of entrepreneurship instead and opened Chatter Buzz Media with her business partner Ashley.

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LIDA Citroen, founder of LIDA 360, is an international branding and reputation management expert with over 20 years of experience designing and enhancing the identities of companies, executives, and professionals.

Her work focuses on getting to the core of an authentic mission and then designing targeted and creative business strategies to bring the unique value to a specific audience.

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CHRISTINE Chang and SARAH Lee, are the founders of Glow Recipe, a destination for natural Korean beauty products.

Christine, along with her co-founder, SARAH Lee have a combined 20 years of experience in the beauty industry and at a Fortune 500 company in both the US and Korea.

In 2014 they leveraged this unique bi-cultural beauty experience to launch Glow Recipe, a destination for natural, high quality Korean beauty products.

Their goal is to share their passion for natural, performance-driven Korean beauty that works for US women.

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MARE Van Dyke, is the CEO and founding partner of Aqwastream®, an Eco-Friendly digital advertising system designed within a network of personal water bottle refill stations.

At the touch of a button, visitors fill their personal bottles with free, cool, fresh-tasting water. As digital media plays on the 32” monitor, anonymous viewer data is captured to support brand advertiser media buys.

Their goal is to partner with sponsors and schools to expand awareness and engage users to attack the issue of plastic bottle waste - one refill at a time.

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