Heather at SheCAN! Event — Heather DeSantis Holmes to join fellow change-makers in SheCAN!’s Ignite Your Power Summit Launch
[November 6, 2022, Morganton, NC] — Heather DeSantis Holmes, founder and CEO of Publicity For Good, will be joined by other well-known and successful female entrepreneurs. The 2-day event will feature a workshop facilitated by Peggy Sullivan, SheCAN!’s founder and CEO, Saleema Vellani, founder of Ripple impact and TV host and author, Madelyn Blair. Heather will be taking part in the event’s four-hour conference session alongside bestselling author and keynote speaker Dame Didi Wong.
Heather has been recognized as one of the nation’s top PR professionals in growing purpose-driven CPG brands through her agency, Publicity For Good. Her experience in empowering mission-driven brands has gained her invaluable insight into how women can ignite their power, make a difference and grow. The event will give SheCAN! members the opportunity to communicate and network with successful women such as Heather and find out ways they can elevate their businesses and themselves and turn their dreams into reality.
SheCAN!’s Ignite Your Power Summit is an excellent gateway for growth-minded women from across the nation to meet with like-minded individuals and be introduced to the SheCAN! Network. Join Heather, Peggy and all other change-makers on November 6 to 8, 2022 at the Doubletree Palm Beach Gardens in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida, as they share valuable knowledge that has the potential to elevate businesses and recharge dreams.
About the Speakers
Heather DeSantis Holmes
Heather is the CEO and Founder of Publicity For Good, America’s number 1 PR agency for purpose-driven consumer brands brands. The former Miss Ohio International pageant winner works exclusively with mission-driven brands and individuals to help improve the lives of others and the community. Her work and her clients have been featured in major outlets such as ABC, CBS, NBC, FOX. Entrepreneur, Business Insider, MSN, Forbes and Inside Edition to name a few. Heather was awarded a nomination in Forbes’ 30 Under 30 List. She’s also been awarded several awards for her work in public relations by PRNews, Platinum PR Awards, Ragan’s PR Daily Awards and the Bulldog PR Awards. From her Airstream, she’s operated Publicity For Good and have grown a multitude of brands such as Flying Embers, Real Oyster Cult, Holy Kombucha, Eco Lips, Nutpods, WhatIF Foods, Theralogix and Lola’s Fine Hot Sauce among many others.
Peggy Sullivan is a prolific speaker on women’s leadership, mindset and happiness. She also authors the book Happiness is Your Responsibility where she shares her advocacy of choosing and staying accountable for your own happiness to achieve personal and professional growth and improved health and wellness. Through her non-profit organization, SheCAN!, she has allowed women to find a community where they can personally and professionally grow and seek meaning with like-minded individuals. She has received several accolades including the 2019 Women in Leadership Award from New York State and she’s also been featured in Forbes Women, FOX, and BloomTV and is a highly sought-after consultant in global organizations such as Bank of America, Blue Cross BlueShield, Ingram Micro and WomanUp Conferences.
Saleema is the founder and CEO of Ripple Impact, an business accelerator and community that’s dedicated to helping entrepreneurs grow their businesses and platforms. Early on, Saleema’s found her stead in entrepreneurship when she launched Brazil’s top rated language school when she was just 21. She’s also an adjunct professor of social entrepreneurship at University Startups and a guest lecturer on design thinking and entrepreneurship at John Hopkins University’s business schools. Saleema’s also an esteemed keynote speaker, who frequently shares her insights on leadership, entrepreneurship and innovation. She’s also the author of the business reference book, Innovation Starts With I and also a regular Forbes contributor. She’s also co-authored twelve publications in international development and evaluation.
Madelyn Blair is an internationally bestselling author and tv host of Unlocked live streamed on YouTube and LinkedIn. She’s written five books on the topic of resiliency including Unlocked: Discover How to Embrace the Unexpected, which became a #1 global bestseller. Madelyn is a resilience mentor by craft and a faculty member at Columbia University. She’s written and mentored extensively on the topics of resilience and leadership and actively blogs her insights on Psychology Today. In 1998, she founded Pelerei, her boutique consulting firm dedicated to working with large and small business for leadership development and business management consulting.
Dame Didi Wong
Dame Didi is an award-winning international keynote speaker, angel investor, hollywood film and TV producer and financier, business and speaking coach and bestselling author and philanthropist. For her work in business and entrepreneurship, she has been honored by the women Economic Forum the recognition of Woman of the Decade for Entrepreneurship and Venture Capitalism and also received an award of achievements, recognition and excellence by the National Council of Women from the Egyptian Government. She’s spoken at the United Nations and was a resident keynote speaker on the Think and Grow Rich Legacy World Tour. She was also given a certificate of recognition by Mayor Eric Garcetti of Los Angeles for her extensive work on helping female entrepreneurs succeed. Oprah Magazine has called her a Woman Who Means Business and has even received a Lifetime Achievement Award for outstanding vision, dedication and success by the Ritossa Global Family Office in Dubai. She was also knighted by the Royal Order of Constantine the Great and St. Helen of Spain.