Join us for our upcoming
Fempire: A Hybrid Event!
Virtually and In-Person
Virtual: September 8th & 9th at 9:30am/12pm/7pm ET
Business Brunch: September 10th @11am in Lake Nona
A message from your host
Fempire is BACK... And this time we are doing it hybrid style. As much as I love the convenience of getting together online, there is nothing like gathering in person. So for our upcoming Fempire event we will meet virtually for 2 days and end it off with an in person event!
Saturday will be a time of ACTIVATION!
There is nothing like having your tribe to hold you accountable when moving forward with your vision.
At CEO Chicks… We refuse to LOSE and quitting is not an option!
We know we are legacy builders, we accepted the call, received the charge, and now we are merely walking it out.
Who is this for?
Fempire is for the woman called to build multiple steams in the marketplace. She is...
An existing or aspiring entrepreneur with more than one business idea
A serial entrepreneur
An investor with a desire to partner and push other entrepreneurs
Hybrid in nature, operating in more than one industry
What can I expect from the Saturday Business Brunch?
Our Saturday Business Brunch focus will be on leadership, strategic systems and investments! Moving from borrowing to lending! Our mantra for CEO Chicks Team this year is MORE! We have been intentional about creating a life that reflects ABUNDANCE. I am excited to share the strategies with you to help you develop a personalized road map to your next level! You will learn:
Develop a personal road map to your spiritual and material success
Keys to leading multiple businesses and organizations
Growing and diversifying your investments (no MLM)
BEATING & BECOMING THE BANK
Secure a FREE virtual pass to the Fempire online world!
And whether you have to fly in or drive in... purchase your ticket to our in person event as well (space is limited)!
See you there!
Meet Your Fempire Host
Celebrity Beauty Expert, Brand Strategist, Ordained Minister, Speaker, Author, Entrepreneur, Wife, and Mom to 4 boys, Coleen Otero is the definition of doing it all with STYLE and GRACE! With over 20 years of experience in the Beauty and Branding Industry, Coleen has dedicated her life to coaching her clients on living their best life, both professionally and personally.
From leading her women's network, CEO Chicks to teaching branding seminars and workshops… her resume speaks for itself! Coleen was the 2018 lead stylist for BET TV'S Black Girls Rock Campaign. She was also recognized as Rolling Out Magazine's 2019 Sister With Super Power!
In 2019 Coleen retired from her salon chair to pursue coaching and consulting brands full time. Her book, Brand to Bucks was listed as one of Amazon's Best New Sellers in its category and is still selling out today.
Coleen has reached over 25,000 women through her CEO Chicks platform globally! This beauty and branding expert’s has been featured on media outlets such as Yahoo Finance, Bravo, BET, NBC, CBS, FOX, Madam Noire, Black Enterprise, Girl Talk HQ, Medium, Huffington Post, Orlando Business Journal, and more.
Tony “Trades” Otero is a 6 figure trader who holds a Series 7, Series 66 and 2-15 Life/Health & Annuities Licenses. After 2 1/2 years of working in a corporate environment and experiencing micro-aggressions that were not conducive to the his calling to educate and empower his community, Tony became an independent advisor. His passion is to teach single mothers, and young adults how to create additional streams of income through trading.
Schellie Fanfan, LMHC, MS, EdS is a Haitian American Emotional Intelligence Expert, fortunate to lead a team of experts that consult with corporations, individuals, businesses, ministries, and organizations to maximize performance and productivity through psychoeducation. Ms. Fanfan is the proud mother of Etana (20 years of age) and Philippe (18 years of age). She has earned a bachelor’s degree in psychology from the University of Central Florida in addition to two master’s degrees from Florida State University in mental health counseling and human services and systems. She commits herself to encourage and empower others to live in the capacity they possesses to influence desired outcomes on Earth.
With over “147,000” verifiable social media followers, and an impressive list of celebrity clientele, renown Celebrity Makeup Artist and Cosmetics Entrepreneur, Dr. Kym Lee-King is a highly sought out National Glam and Style Influencer. Dr. Kym has been painting beautiful faces for over 25 years. Inspired by the ability of makeup to transform and boost self-confidence from the board-room to the red carpet. Dr. Kym’s career path has come full circle as a Best Selling Author, Beauty Correspondent (Fox 5, Radio One, and BET), Educator, and Beauty Brand developer (WinknPout Cosmetics). Notable clients among Dr. Kym’s “brushes with fame” include: Whitney Houston, Angela Bassett, Kerry Washington, Hillary Rodham Clinton, Venus and Serena Williams, Regina King, Mary Mary, Tasha Cobbs, and many more. Dr. Kym affectionately calls her makeup case her pulpit as an Ordained Elder who has a Masters in Divinity and an Honorary Doctorate in Christian Studies and Marketplace Ministry. Her daily mantra is “I teach and encourage women to Clear it Up instead of covering it up”.
Mylitta Butler is a wife, mother, author, interior designer and now fashion designer, who has struggled with her weight since she was 19 years old. At one point, tipping the scale at 304 pounds, she had high blood pressure, and high cholesterol and was borderline type 2 diabetic. After finally taking control of her health and losing weight, she wanted to revolutionize swimwear as we know it and create designs that were both functional and fashionable for women. Mylitta’s innovative BikiniLeggings® is shaking up the swimwear industry. Not just for how it looks and feels on a woman’s body but because it slims the hips, waist, legs and thighs.
Shayla M. Murray is the President and CEO of The Virtual Glue, a Brevard County-based
Administrative Management firm. Ms. Murray, notably, serves as the Administrative Director at Oil of Joy Church Ministries, Inc., and as the Diversity, Equity; Inclusion Coordinator at United Way of Brevard. In addition to the clients above, she provides administrative and online business management services to a host of other clients throughout the United States. She was educated in the Brevard County School System and continued her education at Florida International University in Miami, Florida, where she received a Bachelor of Science Degree in Recreation and Sports Management. As a result of her entrepreneurial focus in administrative management, Ms. Murray committed herself to an intensive Masters program at Villanova University, receiving her Master of Science Degree in Church Management. Prior to launching The Virtual Glue, Ms. Murray served as a Government Relations Consultant with Space Coast Strategy, Inc. Using the vast knowledge gained during her tenure with Space Coast Strategy, she also offers political consulting as one of The Virtual Glue's specialized services, ensuring that good people are elected to represent the community that she loves. Notably, in November 2019, she managed two winning City Council campaigns.
Dr. Marcelline L. Girlie is a Haitian born native of the island of St Martin. She is a dual board- certified Family Practice and Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner with various experience background in emergency medicine, critical care, primary care and pediatrics. Her scope of practice encompasses health promotion, disease prevention, diagnosis and management of common and complex health care problems beginning in infancy and continuing throughout the lifespan. Dr. Girlie has an intense approach in the care of and advocacy of the family unit. She enjoys helping women fulfill their God-given passions out loud by encouraging them to quiet the internal and external societal distractions while advocating for the physical, mental and spiritual health of the whole person. She has cultivated a community that inspires others to meet “themselves” right where they are in order to motivate change. Dr. Girlie is the CEO of Vivid Minds Mental Care, LLC; CurvEssentials Boutique, LLC and Co-Founder/ President of Imperial Legacy, Inc. You will often find Dr. Girlie doing what she has coined as “The Purpose Work,” as she advocates for multiple philanthropic causes locally and abroad, while being dedicated to loving her husband, nurturing her 2 miracle babies and serving her local church.
Juawana has had an interesting life and it's definitely not getting less interesting! Born in Los Angeles, CA real estate ran in her veins. Her grandfather owned a number of apartment units and she always tagged along when he would check on them. This career was definitely in her future even though she took a detour. Her background and experience as an executive in Economic Development is an essential part of what makes Juawana a top performing agent. With a penchant to pay attention to details, superior customer advocacy, and unmatched professionalism, it’s no surprise Juawana has positioned herself for success. Juawana is a firm believer in quality, respect, trust and getting the job done first then partying later. When she’s not spending time with family and friends, she can be found donating her time on various boards and civic organizations.
As founder and CEO of Multhai International Group, Patricia Tanner has a passion for anything real estate. Her tenacious drive and desire to serve and educate her community about the power of real estate has merited her millionaire status. Patricia founded her luxury real estate firm in 2015 and has been a force to be reckoned with ever since. Patricia’s leadership skills have produced success for her as an entrepreneur. She increased her skillset by leading and guiding individuals on the ‘how to’ for real estate expansion and construction. Patricia is a minority woman and a hands-on professional who specializes in brokering real estate transactions. She serves as a CEO and consultant to other real estate professionals as well, showing the ins and outs of all of areas of real estate.
Krystal Lee is an undeniable talent who is well known for her energetic spirit and drive. The former host of the Krystal Lee show and co-host of the Willie Moore Jr. Show. In addition to her thriving media career, Krystal Lee is a successful entrepreneur and highly sought after brand strategist to leaders and organizations who want to grow their audience and generate more sales for their company. As the CEO of Girl + God, and Girl + Goals, Krystal's greatest passion is teaching women how to live on purpose and maximize and monetize their authentic gifts. Krystal Lee is quickly growing into a prominent role model for young girls and teens across the country.
Meet Founder of Evolving Textures, Nadra Smiley. Nadra was born into the lineage of Natural Hair Care and carved a name for herself as an award-winning entrepreneur, inventor, patent awardee, and educator. A self-proclaimed “nappy head” advocate, Nadra’s foray into the competitive natural hair market began in 1990 which would eventually lead to her developing hair care brand, Evolving Textures. With her soul mission set upon formulating and creating moisture focused, plant-based styling products and ergonomic friendly hair styling tools for kinky, curly and coily textured hair. In 2012, Nadra founded Amazon Natural Look Academy, namesake of her mother Amazon Smiley, the doyenne of natural hair care and one of Illinois’ first licensed braiding & natural hair schools. Her passion for empowering women of color through natural hair has made an imprint on the beauty industry by introducing a contemporary set of styling standards, business best practices and an ethic of care to launch newly minted stylists and advance veteran stylists and salon owners.
Meet Rocio Portella, Founder of Mortgage Chicks. She believes that leaders become great not because of their power but, because of their ability to empower others.” This is the way that she gracefully leads her team. Being raised by a strong, single mother in the tough streets of New York City, that has allowed her to endure experiences that have molded her into a natural leader, allowing Rocio to build her team up. This career has given her a purpose; to place families into a home, which is a gift that truly cannot be measured. She has been acknowledged and awarded for her hard work, strong ethics and innate ability to structure loans that surpass most originators in this field. She had always dreamed of shaping a group of independent, capable women to change the face of the industry and that’s what she has created in Mortgage Chicks.
LaShanda Gary, D.D. is the Founder of Dream Build Success a consulting company for faith based believers and entrepreneurs. Dr. LaShanda hosts The Dream Build Success and SHIFT Conference and International Tour. Female Pastor of the Year, an award winning author, Entrepreneur of The Year, Featured at The Word Network, Small Business Administration, Contributing writer for NO Compromise, iWorship, Emerge, KISHMA Magazines. Top 50 Women of Purpose Internationally, Top 40 in Houston, Smahrt Girl Icon, and Tax Professional of the Year.
Taiche’ Griffin, MSN, FNP-C, is a medical professional who has achieved recent success with managing and serving 300 patient caseloads working for CFP (Central Florida Physicians Medical Group) as a Family Nurse Practitioner. With over 18 years of nursing and medical experience, challenges mixed with a passion for wellness and coaching, Taiche’ is now taking on her very own wellness patient clientele while holding a Master of Science in Nursing from the University of Phoenix. With a passion for helping clients improve their wellness lifestyle and a desire for operating and owning a business with fitness and wellness in mind, she decided to pursue her goal of launching her own professional medical service with a wellness component for fitness and seminars. TPMS was created to help clients improve their lifestyles one day at a time. A unique medical and wellness service for all genres.
Founder and CEO of MindWork Solutions, a global Learning and Development consulting firm, Leslie T. Mitchell’s success as an entrepreneur emanates from her unrelenting attitude towards failure and her avidity towards overcoming barriers to greatness. Leslie’s accelerating approach towards empowerment, through teaching the modalities of establishing a solid financial infrastructure, has garnered the attention of women around the world, on the verge of independence, self-actualization, and complete mindset transformation. Specialized in Training and Development, Credit and Financial Consulting, and Transformational Leadership, Leslie packs over two decades of experience as a professional corporate executive. Among her greatest accomplishments, breaking out of the confines of a 9 to 5 job, braving the transition from worker to entrepreneur, and earning the designation of Vice President of United Wealth Education, all three have been most satisfying. As a Certified Life Coach, Leslie recognizes the unprecedented levels of growth and improvement that driven and motivated individuals amount to when directed by a professional who relates to them and who is equally after success as they are.
Sherri Somers is the Founder and CEO of Sherri Somers Unlimited Services, INC where Your Revenue is HER Business! She believes that women, now more than ever, should take full charge of their financial future. Access to financial knowledge and information remains an essential part of the conversation, and that's why Sherri has dedicated herself to coaching women on how to develop a healthy relationship with money, grow their wealth, and protect their assets with life insurance. Over the last 5 years, she has coached hundreds of women professionals on leveling up their finances. Through the application of financial discipline and unshakable faith, she has been privileged to walk with them every step of building financial confidence. Prior to launching into the financial coaching and life insurance space, Sherri started off as a property preservation specialist by the way of real estate investment. As a strong believer in building generational wealth, Sherri believes in building systems that ensure wealth is effectively passed down to generations. And life insurance is a bigger part of it. She enjoys what she does because nothing beats the joy of seeing a financially empowered, growing their wealth portfolio, and protecting their assets.