Sexy & Wealthy in Heels – Vancouver Chapter
Local female entrepreneur and Founder of Mine & Yours Jigme Love has taken on the role of Vancouver City Leader for “Sexy & Wealthy in Heels“, a community geared towards helping females succeed on their paths of entrepreneurship. Sexy & Wealthy in Heels, now located in 12 cities across North America, trains and inspires women to build sustainable and profitable businesses. Each Sexy & Wealthy in Heels chapter regularly hosts interactive seminars, workshops and events to discuss important aspects of female entrepreneurship and success.
Vancouver Sexy & Wealthy in Heels Leader: Jigme Love
Jigme is the Founder of Mine & Yours, Vancouver’s premier luxury and designer resale clothing store. She holds an MBA from the International University of Monaco, and previously travelled the world writing business plans for IPOs. Empowering herself to quit her day job and pursue successful self-employment and entrepreneurship is the best life choice Jigme ever made, and her mission is to help other like-minded women do the same. She will be hosting various Sexy & Wealthy in Heels seminars throughout 2015 to educate an inspire women who are interested in entrepreneurship.
Successful and Fabulous 101
The first seminar, “Successful and Fabulous 101,” Takes place on March 24, 2015 at Strutt Studios (910 Richards Street) from 6pm – 9pm.
This seminar explores 10 ways female entrepreneurs can be successful and fabulous in their business and life. This event will take place in three parts:
1. Introduction – Guests will be educated and inspired as City Leader Jigme Love walks you through a checklist that will have you “strutting” to success! In this intensive mini-seminar you will learn:
- How to perfect your brand
- How to attract the right people to your client base and dream team
- How to create your perfect “social” circle
- How to be social media savvy
- How to be a mastermind in time management
- How to generate revenue… and save it
…….How to OWN the life you live… rock it and be fabulous!
2. Guided Social Networking Intermission + Complimentary Food and Wine
Jigme will guide you through the process of making meaningful and lasting social connections with the other fearless and fabulous female entrepreneurs in the room, while you enjoy complimentary wine and canapés.
3. Three Successful & Fabulous Guest Speakers to Inspire You
To be successful you must associate with, and learn from the best! We will hear from three EXTREMELY local successful and fabulous women:
- Media Personality and Host of SHAW TV’s “Fiona Forbes Show”, Fiona Forbes
- Inspirational Speaker and Best Selling Author Belinda Lee
- Life Coach & Founder of Sole Girls Ashley Wiles
Each woman will share her personal tips for success.
Successful and Fabulous 101 will wrap up with a business card prize draw for exciting door prizes, and more high-quality networking!
Fiona Forbes – Media Personality
Fiona Forbes is an award-winning media personality and host of Shaw TV’s the Fiona Forbes Show. Since the early days of her career when Regis Philbin told her “You’ve got something kid!”, she has not looked back, and has gone to on to interview over 25,000 people on shows like The Rush, Urban Rush, and Breakfast Television.
She’s won Leo Awards for Best Talk Show (Urban Rush in 2005, 2006), Best Talk Show Host (Urban Rush 2002, 2006), a TV Week Award for Best Talk Show (Urban Rush 2005), and a Georgia Straight Reader’s Choice Award (2003) for Coolest TV Personality.
While Fiona loves her work, her passion lies with supporting many charities with her talents. Among her favorites are the CKNW Orphan’s Fund, Pink Shirt Day, Ronald McDonald House, Variety Club, Timmy’s Telethon and Easter Seals. Fiona is also proud to be an Ambassador for Habitat For Humanity’s Women Build.
Belynda Lee – Motivational Speaker & Best-Selling Author
As a public figure and speaker, Belynda has moved crowds in North America and Asia. Due to her personable character and her ability to resonate with individuals from all walks of life, she has garnered a large following of fans around the world. She is also the best-selling author of “Five-Inch Heels”, an inspirational book about resilience, determination, and leadership. One of Belynda’s passion is to empower women, whenever possible, she would speak at difference platforms to share her story of adversity and conquers. Belynda is extremely passionate in empowering women. In 2008, Belynda started the Canadian Women in Business tour to highlight the success of female entrepreneurs.
- 2012 Outstanding Leadership Award from Global Women Summit by Women’s Information Network (WIN)
- 2013 International Leadership Award from Dr. Deavra Daughtry CEO of Texas Women’s Empowerment Foundation (TWEF)
- 2014 Outstanding Chinese Women of Canada from United Global Chinese Women’s Association of Canada
- 2014 Leader of the Year from Women of Worth (WOW) Canada
Ashley Wiles – Life and Wellness Coach
Ashley Wiles is a certified Life Coach and the Founder of Sole Girls, a social enterprise that empowers young girls through physical exercise. Having grown up with mentors who were also runners, she sees the benefits of sharing the incredible sport that allowed her use running as a tool to stay healthy, set goals, and use as an outlet for frustrations. Ashley uses her skills in running, motivation, and coaching to empower girls to gain confidence in their appearance and thoughts, so they can grow into strong women. She is also building a team of incredible leaders, and makes regular motivational speaking appearances. She has most recently spoken at She Talks YVR and TEDxKids.