Leader, Speaker, Coach, Fur Mom and Tennis Junkie
After an extremely successful corporate career as a brand strategist and publicist, and launching and running two well-known business and marketing coaching companies, Kelly began to study leadership after asking her industry, “Where are all the female leaders?”
Frustrated by the lack of leadership development programs available that address the specific needs of conscious women entrepreneurs, Kelly made it her mission to serve this market and created The Women’s Leadership Academy.
To Kelly, her business is simply an expression of her gifts – and her platform an expression of her life purpose and mission to serve the world. She believes this is true for everyone.
With the accomplishments Kelly has achieved, one might think that she is a guru or a diva, however quite the opposite is true. She is down to earth, authentic and transparent about the successes and failures in her life and career. On the weekends you’ll find Kelly kicking off the Louis Vuitton’s and throwing on a pair of yoga pants to walk her three fur-babies, or flowing her way through a vinyasa yoga class. She can also be found on the tennis court working her way to Wimbledon.
Spiritually-Based Performance Coach + Business Strategy and Brand Marketing Consultant = CoachSultant: From solo-prenuers to Fortune 500 companies (including Epson America, Hitachi Data Systems, Kingston Technologies and Intuit), Kelly has helped them go from ordinary to extraordinary through developing powerful brand platforms and successful, purposeful businesses that are based in creating the lifestyle they desire.
Published Author + Brand Maven: Kelly has successfully launched four of her own companies and dozens of her own brands, including Marketing to Millionaires™, The Women’s Leadership Academy™ and The Ignite! Business Coaching Program™. In 2005, Kelly published her first book “Visionary Women Inspiring the World: 12 Paths to Personal Power” (Skyward Publishing) and most recently in 2010 Celebrity Press-published “Ignite Your Business Transform Your World.” Kelly is currently working on her next book.
PR Compass + Media Darling: Kelly has won prestigious awards and has given thousands of media interviews to outlets that include The Wall Street Journal, CNN, Bloomberg, Associated Press, The New York Times, USA Today, Time, Business Week, Forbes, Fortune, and even MTV. You may have seen her on stage with Jack Canfield, Brian Tracey, Christopher Howard, Joel Bauer, John Assaraf and Mark Victor Hansen – often appearing as the only female speaker … a paradigm she is passionate about shifting.
- Be The Change Award
- Top 50 Coolest Marketers of 2009 and 2010
- Association of National Advertisers – Distinguished Award for Professional Development Excellence in Business Building & Managing Brand Equity
- Compass Award for PR Excellence
- Purple Cow Innovator Award
- ADDY Award for Outstanding Brand Identity
- Business Networkers International Notable Networker Award
- National Leadership Award from the Republican National Committee
- Christopher Howard Training Hall of Fame
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