Dr. Barbara Seifert, LCSW, CPC, is the President/Owner of Committed to Your Success Coaching & Consulting, who helps people to understand themselves better & to make behavior changes that can lead to individual & organizational success. Services are aimed at increasing personal & professional development & enhancing organizational wellness through coaching, training & EAP services. Focus areas include careers & career management, the multigenerational workforce, & workplace health & wellness. Barbara is a certified coach, a licensed psychotherapist & an adjunct professor. She has been featured on Channel 6 in Orlando, ABC7 in Lost Angeles & the WSJ. To learn more, visit www.cyscoaching.com.
Christy Schutz, is a communications professional and freelance writer focused on topics like employer/personal branding, career management, personal development, women in the workplace, and female entrepreneurs. She enjoys putting 16+ years of experience in the advertising, recruitment marketing, employee/internal communications and special events industries to good use by helping others to discover, develop and market their own distinct calling or mission. This Tampa Bay, FL-based Mom also keeps herself busy by raising 4 kids, caring for her husband & doting on her dogs Petey and Daisy!
Dawn Berryman is the founder of MarketMommy.com and Market Mommy:: The Blog, online marketing resources for mom entrepreneurs. Market Mommy shows moms how and where to market their businesses. She holds a B.A. from Indiana University and has worked in the marketing/communications field for more than 11 years. She resides in rural Ohio with her husband and three children. For more information, please see: Market Mommy.
Deborah Sweeney is the CEO of MyCorporation, an online corporation and LLC filing service that focuses on small to mid-sized businesses. MyCorporation is an online corporation & LLC filing service focusing on small to mid-sized businesses. Founded in 1998, MyCorporation is a leader in online legal filings for entrepreneurs, providing corporate start-up bundles that include 50-state walk-in service for Articles of Incorporation filings, registered agent, DBA, Trademark & Copyright filing services. MyCorporation is also a long-term partner for a business, as the company offers products that help customers protect and maintain the legitimacy of their businesses throughout the business lifecycle. Deborah is a graduate of Pepperdine University with a JD/MBA. In addition to enjoying her new found freedom as an entrepreneur, Ms. Sweeney loves more than anything spending time with her husband, who is a great sounding board and business owner himself, and her two sons, Benjamin (6) and Christopher (4).
Deb Bixler retired from the corporate world in 2000 to enjoy life as an entrepreneur. In the first 9 months as a home party direct seller she built a home business and sales team which provided her with an income capable of replacing her corporate business salary of $80,000 per year. Deb manages the largest FREE home party plan resource center on the web. She is the creator of the CashFlowShow Game which provides affordable duplicate-able training to improve team retention and is the host of the weekly CashFlowShow – Direct Sales Radio show. Deb was recognized in the 2009 & 2010 Direct Sales Power 50 as one of the most influential people in direct sales worldwide and received the 2011 Direct Selling Women’s Alliance Speaker Of The Year award.
Kelly Robbins, MA, is the founder of The Copywriting Institute, a training and resource center for copywriters. Kelly’s goal is to help every woman that has a strong desire to make her own money and create work life balance do this while working from home. Kelly left her corporate J-O-B of 13 years when her 3rd daughter was born in 2000. She started a business as a freelance copywriter and was easily able to replace her corporate salary and then some! Kelly currently coaches and trains aspiring copywriters marketing and business building techniques, writing marketing and communications copy, and how to make money while creating the lifestyle you CHOOSE to create for yourself. Kelly believes the first step to creating change in your life is making the decision to do it and not turning back. If you are interested in learning more about making money as a freelance copywriter, visit us at The Copywriting Institute and take our freelance copywriting quiz! You can also learn more from Kelly on Facebook.
Milissa Harding is a Certified Holistic Health Coach who teaches women entrepreneurs how to maintain healthy energy levels needed to grow their business and create the lives they truly desire from the inside out. Visit Healthy Start Coaching to receive your free copy of “6 Steps to Become a Healthy and Energized Entrepreneur.
Martine de Luna is the director of The WAHMderful Life, an inspirational business suite comprising a blog and live training events for work-at-homemakers. The WAHMderful Life blog and workshops are designed to inspire and equip mothers and married women to work from home, profitably and with intention. Martine began working from home as a freelance copywriter, and eventually ventured into blogging; her lifestyle blog, DaintyMom.com, has received accolades internationally, including an award for Best Home and Parenting Blog at the 2011 Philippine Blog Awards. Today, Martine runs a boutique consulting service, which offers mentoring for mom bloggers and work-at-home women. She also conducts writing workshops for women, writes marketing and communications copy for for small-to-medium businesses, and offers web design services for SMEs. Connect with her at Martine de Luna Creative Services and the WAHMderful Life website.
Dresden Engle is an award-winning communications professional with 25 years experience working in journalism and public relations and with social media. She is also a comedian and has learned that weaving humor into all situations makes communication and life more enjoyable for all involved. She is an adjunct college professor and recently started her own company, Dresden Public Relations Inc., to be a more-present mom for her two first-grade daughters. One is adopted, one has cerebral palsy, both are beautiful and extraordinary, and life at her house is a fabulous adventure. Dresden laughs out loud when friends ask, “So, what do you do at home all day long?” They (and you) can learn more at www.dresdenpr.com.
Danielle Buffardi is an award-winning freelance blogger, freelance writer, virtual assistant, and social media manager specializing in the areas of small business, virtual companies, family, pregnancy, and entrepreneurship. To learn more about Danielle and the services she offers, please visit her on the web at www.PenPointEditorial.com.
Trish Morrison, MBA is the founder and CEO of MomCom® Life, an organization dedicated to creating community and encouraging moms to take that next step. Trish is addicted to women’s stories and believes we can change the world through telling ours. She lives in Austin, Texas with her hot firefighter husband, Homero and her brilliant daughter Delilah. Trish is a proud feminist who can be found online at momcomlife.com or on Twitter @atxtrish and @momcomaustin. MomUP!®
Amyli McDaniel is the Founder of Parent Entrepreneurs, a community dedicated to supporting and teaching parents how to build lifestyle supportive businesses as a means to have more financial security and time freedom so that they and their families can live life on their own terms. Amyli offers a FREE Parent Opportunity Guide which reveals the Top 5 practical business strategies parents are using today to create an additional $500 – $5,000 of monthly income to support their families: Get the Parent Entrepreneur Opportunity Guide Now.
Kathy Rembisz is an award-winning writer with hundreds of articles, both online and in print, to her name. She also has experience as the editor of a glossy regional publication. She is the author of the children’s picture book, Hair, Hair Everywhere! and frequently speaks to students at schools, libraries and community centers about reading and writing. As a regular blogger, special areas of interest to Kathy include: health and wellness topics, pets and small business development. You can find her at blog.familywize.org. Before her career in journalism, Kathy started a practice management company, offering medical billing, public relations and staff development services to healthcare practices. In addition, she has a strong background in healthcare sales and marketing. Finally, as an individual with celiac disease and a whole host of food allergies, Kathy is a gluten- and allergen-free baker and former restaurant co-owner.