WEWorld Summit is the gathering place for women ready to take their lives and businesses to the next level. Our presentations will include strategies on being an entrepreneur and leader, and the skills essential to running a successful business. WEWN serves the whole person, not just the business person. You will get tips for your well-being – physical, emotional and spiritual – and give you inspiration so you can keep going, even when it feels like it’s easier to quit.
- Learn on your own time, at your own pace
- A safe, trusted space to share your highs and lows, and grow
- 100% pitch free. We do not allow “up-selling” of services or products
- Network with other like-minded women entrepreneurs from around the world and explore possible future collaboration opportunities
- Opportunities to make a profound impact in the lives of thousands of others by contributing to select nonprofit organizations and foundations
Dr. Annie Lim,
Founder & CEO of WEWorld Network
Annie is a social venture activist and serial entrepreneur, who loves business-start ups, enjoys public speaking, training, coaching and transformational work, adding value to the lives of those she meets; she is playful, creative and enjoys her life, being at peace and joy most of the time and speaking her truth.
She is the founder of WEWorld Network, a global community of joyful, abundance-minded women entrepreneurs with the vision to create world peace through business, while celebrating feminine heart and soul.
She is the also founder of Dr. Annie Lim International, and the co-founder of Origin of Wisdom; both training companies that support individuals to discover who they truly are and to live a fully-self expressed life.
Annie has a PhD in Entrepreneurship where her research was published in several notable international academic journals focusing on growth companies by founding CEOs.
Naa Tsotsoo Soyoo I
Queen Naa Tsotsoo Soyoo I is from the Ga tribe of Greater Accra Region of Ghana; specifically Ngleshie Alata Traditional Area. Her Traditional Title is ‘Amamole Djaase Manye’ which literally means ‘King-Maker Queen’. She is a proud mother of two. Princess Naa Dede Adjorbo I (nee Ewura-Ama Quarshie) and Prince Nii Dromo Shikatse I (nee Nana Quarshie).
Apart from ruling a kingdom, Queen Naa Tsotsoo Soyoo I is also an Entrepreneur, an Advocate, Educator and Community Leader. Some of the key projects she is involved in include rescuing children and young people from abuse, and running the Ten Talents National Skill Based Learning Initiative.
She is the Patron of the Kanemo Community Library Project, a project that provides books to poor communities in Ghana, helping children to learn to read while educating adults and children alike on sexual abuse. She believes education is one of the most important things in life and has dedicated her time, experience and financial position to ensure those who are underprivileged, benefits from her knowledge.
Marilyn Levin, Award Winning Activist, Author, Speaker and Trainer
She is an award winning activist, a professional speaker and trainer and the author of Experiential Activities for a Better World, experientialactivitiesforabetterworld.com.
She is the Managing Director of the Spreading KINS Division of Green America. KINS Innovation Networks, www.kinsinnovation.org, brings together high integrity servant leaders to catalyze a globally just and sustainable world.
She is Founder of Global Sufficiency Network, serving the cultural shift out of the mindset of scarcity and served as Campaign Director for Four Years. Go, www.fouryearsgo.org, an initiative to put humanity on a just, sustainable and fulfilling path by 2014.
While she is very happily consumed with serving as the Managing Director of the Spreading KINS Innovation Networks Division (working with luminary Susan Davis as a program of Green America), she is available for a select few speaking and training gigs each year.
Intuitive Systems Thinker and Designer
A lover of people, wisdom and natural, organic systems, Lana guides and advises high impact individuals who are in service to life and all that brings life in their professional and personal journeys.
Drawing upon the combined resources of a 28+ year executive career in the San Francisco Bay Area and a 7-year journey of learning and growing in earth wisdom practices and oral traditions; she developed skills uniquely suited for this role.
Founder of four companies; an investor or advisor in over thirty more, Lana has a deep expertise in the complete entrepreneurial journey. More specifically, a refined knowing of the inner and outer structures needed for successful implementation in the marketplace of life. She helps others navigate these tensions to achieve remarkable insights, personal growth and bottom line results in their personal and professional lives.
Jenny Craig, LCSW, BCD,
Founder of Grateful Ring Movement
Called the CEO’s best kept secret, Jenny Craig, LCSW, BCD is a emotional intelligence expert and performance coach. Quite dynamic, she is known internationally for helping companies and people take quantum leaps in their success. She speaks internationally, has published 3 books and been part of two best sellers, created the Grateful Ring movement to make a more positive world, runs the Grateful Ring™ Alliance bringing together top minds to make a positive difference, created the Grateful Ring emotional intelligence training program, interviews top game changers on her radio show Live your Power, is co-founder of the Power of Women Events, and remains at the top of her field of psychology having trained other helping professionals in 48 states. As a top change agent, she he has appeared on WINK, CBS, FOX, PBS and the Lifetime Network and been named the 2012 American Business Woman Association Neapolitan Woman of the Year, Gulfshore Business’s 40 under 40, the guru of interest in Gulfshore Life, distinguished speaker at Hodges University, Emerging Global Leader speaker/panelist with Impact Leadership 21 in the United Nations Plaza and has received the Sapphire Award from Inscape Publishing.
Always giving back, Jenny is co-producer of the California Women’s Conference teen program and sits on the Advisory Boards of the Women’s Network and is Florida’s district chair for the teen programs for Kiwanis International.
Founder and CEO of Wide Awake by Design
She’s an advisor, strategist, yoga educator, and an adventurer dedicated to changing the lives of motivated women seeking to enhance their personal and professional leadership skills. These women recognize, in fact prefer, a holistic, real, solutions-based approach to self-leadership and business success
Janet C. Salazar,
Chief and Permanent Representative to the United Nations and Permanent Observer to the United Nations Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) at Foundation for the Support of the United Nations (FSUN).
Janet C. Salazar is a social innovator, human potential activist, serial entrepreneur, speaker, global thinker. Janet serves as the Chief and Permanent Representative to the United Nations and Permanent Observer to the United Nations Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) at Foundation for the Support of the United Nations (FSUN), an international nongovernmental organization in General Consultative Status with UN ECOSOC. Janet has held these positions since 2006, as she continues to be a strong voice of civil society inside the United Nations. Her commitment to influencing state leadership decisions for civil society have led to many tangible collaborations with different Missions to the United Nations. Janet is also widely known for bringing the business and private sector perspective inside the United Nations by convening global forums and dialogues around global issues in partnership with UN entities and Missions.
She is the CEO and Co-Founder of IMPACT Leadership 21™, a global platform providing leadership solutions that drive change toward inclusive economies, launched in December 12, 2012. A Leadership Architect for Emerging Global Leaders (EGL), Janet’s expertise is assisting high-potential leaders in creating authentic, profound, long lasting impact in their organizations and personal lives. She is a confidential advisor and sounding board to top executives, CEOs, expatriates, nonprofit leaders, diplomats, entrepreneurs, artists and visionaries across the globe. As a Certified Executive and Master Coach Trainer, she trains senior executives maximize their abilities to coach and unleash the potential of emerging leaders.
Janet serves at the Board, Advisory Council and Committees of several organizations. She is a Board member at World Pulse, a global organization that empowers millions of women worldwide through digital communication. Janet joins Geena Davis, Queen Latifah, Freida Pinto, Jodie Foster, Robin Wright, Henry Louis Gates and other luminaries/socially-conscious film/media activists and advocates on the Advisory Board of We Do It Together, a nonprofit organization created to finance and produce films, documentaries, TV and other forms of media, uniquely dedicated to the empowerment of women. She also serves as a Global Advisor and Ambassador at Women4Empowerment, a global platform that works to economically and socially empower girls, women and youth — both in the USA and globally, and the Advisory Board of All America Chinese Youth Federation (AACYF). Janet is also active in major LGBT business organizations such as the Manhattan Chamber of Commerce LGBT Committee and Equality Card.
WEWORLD SUMMIT 2016
Where the best experts, innovators, and thought leaders gather to drive women entrepreneurs forward – accessible to anybody with a computer, internet connection or phone.
Illuminate is thrilled to welcome the PARTNERS for the 2nd annual event.
Our partners have given aspiring women entrepreneurs, access to the summit, a platform where they can express their purpose, joy and love in the work they do, while learning to fully embrace the core of their femininity: HEART & SOUL.
This is an excellent way to pay it forward in supporting women entrepreneurs in the arena of women’s business and entrepreneurial advancement. There are many ways your and your organization can contribute and participate as a WEWorld Summit Partner; it is absolutely a marvelous way for your company to achieve its corporate social responsibility and global citizenship goals.
To find out more how you can get involved, contact us at email@example.com