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Women Who Embrace Life is a community of Women that do just that... they EMBRACE Life.
Life is hard enough with all the things we have going on!
Why not be a part of an organization that acknowledges how much you do, how much you have accomplished and how much we can come together to help each other celebrate all of the successes we have in our lives no matter how big or small. Connect with women all over the world and join a group of supportive women who help create the positive energy and support that you need to achieve your goals.
Whether it is creating a business, taking a step outside of the box or continuing a journey of self-awareness and self-betterment. You have found a community of women RockStars who promise to support and build you up time and time again!
Attend this one-a-kind event featuring speakers, presenters and panel discussions all geared to Women Who Embrace Life. Learn from the top experts on topics such as Starting a Business, Growing your Business and how achieve the maximum success by being the ROCKSTAR you are. Join thousand of women, channeling that energy and connect with women from all over the world to support like minded, career conscious professionals at this 2 day event in Pittsburgh, PA on May 14th and 15th 2019.
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Linda Jo Thornberg is the President and Owner of the Women Who Embrace Life women's membershiporganization and leadership conference, as well as the Annual Pittsburgh Business Show, a Business forBusiness Trade Show, Conference and Networking Event held at the David L. Lawrence ConventionCenter in Pittsburgh, PA. She and her husband also own Higher Images, an 18 year old Pittsburgh-baseddigital marketing and full service advertising firm where she serves as the Vice President of CorporateCommunications and PR. In her position at Higher Images, she uses strategic communication strategiesincluding branding, traditional print mediums, website design, app integration social media, nativecontent, SEO, SEM and PR to increase her clients brand recognition and digital presence.
She has had the pleasure of working and learning from some of the most respected professional womenleaders in the industry. These mentors taught her life lessons and business skills that she has used to helpcreate the Women Who Embrace Life organization and the Pittsburgh Business Show. These experiencesallowed her to grow as a leader and ultimately be in a position where she was able to help build teams,increase sales in numerous organizations, and empower women all over the country. She also becameinvolved in event management, focusing on women-inspired businesses.
Her background has uniquely positioned her to create these organizations and to make them successful.She has over 20 years of experience running large-scale events at multiple venues across the country,including social events, fundraisers, weddings, bridal shows, golf outings, recruitment fairs, corporateretreats, conferences and trade shows. “These experiences prepared me to create the Pittsburgh BusinessShow, which is one the largest B4B shows in the Northeast United States. We’re building annual eventsthat will resonate in the business community for years. I want business owners to see the vision of Women Who Embrace Life and the Pittsburgh Business Show and to help them make connections, learnabout new products, and drive their revenue through relationships and leads. We are creating a legacy forbusinesses for years to come” says Linda Jo.
Women Who Embrace Life will be a place for women to come together to learn, grow and stay connectedthrough events as well as through a membership based platform. The Tour will begin on May 14th and 15th in Pittsburgh, PA.
This year she was awarded the Empowering Women in Business Award presented by Inspiring Lives Magazine, a national magazine honoring and celebrating women in the business community who exudethe core feminine values of connection, collaboration, inspiration, and motivation in their business and their lives.
Linda Jo continues to support her Alma Mater Edinboro University as an Advisory Board Member for thenewly created Strategic Communications curriculum, an Athena Connections Leadership Facilitator andwas just awarded the Alumni on the Move Award from the University.
Darieth Chisolm is a multiple Emmy Award-winning television personality, former NBC News Anchor, entrepreneur, author, international speaker, and life and business coach. Darieth works with corporate professionals, coaches, authors, speakers & visionaries on developing visibility and multi-media strategies that build brand, influence and income. She leverages her life coaching skills to help victims and survivors of assault and abuse release the shame, live with confidence and find their Everyday Courage.
Darieth is also a revenge porn victim turned activist, filmmaker and founder of 50 Shades of Silence: A Global Movement Giving Voice and Dignity to Victims of Cyber Harassment and Abuse. Darieth has been featured on the Megyn Kelly TODAY Show, The Dr. Oz Show and other notable media outlets and publications, and has become what Dr. Oz calls her, "a leading advocate in victim’s rights particularly in regards to revenge porn."
Her social justice multi-media project, 50 Shades of Silence, specifically aims to advocate for stricter laws and tougher enforcement for cyber sexual crimes; encourage the accountability and responsiveness among online companies; promote social responsibility for texting, posting and sharing online; and restore dignity and respect to victims and survivors. The project includes an upcoming feature-length documentary, a website with resources and services, and motivational and empowerment training materials to help victims.
In the last nearly two years, Darieth has elevated the conversation around revenge porn and cyber harassment by touring the country speaking on such diverse platforms as the World Woman Summit, the Metrowest Conference for Women and TEDxPittsburgh. Chris Daley, Organizer of TEDxPittsburgh said of Darieth, "She absolutely captivated the in-person audience at TEDxPittsburgh as they followed her journey that led to her idea for better safeguards for individuals in our evolving digital world."
Darieth is currently the host of CBS Eye on Health and Emmy Award-winning PBS iQ: smartparent. During and following her successful 30-year career in television, Darieth excelled in the area of entrepreneurship. Her YouTube channel and online video podcast series, Hustle & Heart TV, was a Top 10 Finalist for the 2015 Podcast Awards for Best Video Podcast and was ranked #1 on iTunes for more than two months with subscribers and viewers in multiple countries.
Darieth is also the author of Hustle! Why Now is the Time to Unleash your Passions, a collection of powerful and motivating stories to help readers unlock and unleash their passions and learn how to hustle in business while loving life in the process. She is also a contributing writer for Inspiring Lives and Woman of More magazines.
Darieth received the 2018 Woman of Influence Award from the Pittsburgh Business Times and has been named Top 10 Trailblazers in Communications by Walker’s Legacy and nominated as Entrepreneur of the Year with Style Week in Pittsburgh. Darieth has received two proclamations from the City of Pittsburgh, two proclamations from Allegheny County and a special recognition from the Senate of Pennsylvania for making an outstanding difference and profound impact in Pittsburgh.
Dr. Shellie Hipsky is the CEO of Inspiring Lives International, International Bestseller Author of a dozen books, President of the Global Sisterhood non-profit, a talk show host, and the Editor-in-Chief of the nationally read Inspiring Lives Magazine. Dr. Shellie will teach you how to craft your story so that you can sell and your business can thrive!
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The Women Who Embrace Life Tour will be held at the Pittsburgh Business Show in Pittsburgh Pennsylvania at the David L. Lawrence Convention Center on May 14th and 15th, 2019.Learn More
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