Guest Valerie Sheppard:
Valerie describes herself as a "recovering corporate executive on radical sabbatical." Her business leadership experience includes roles as VP of Marketing leading a $900 million dollar portfolio of brands, a nine-year award-winning track record at Procter & Gamble, and consulting for several Fortune 500 companies. During her career, she has launched, grown and turned-around brands, as well as founded and taught in corporate universities and collegiate schools of business.
As founder and CEO of The Profit Rocket Academy™, Valerie helps executives and entrepreneurs manage stress and complexity, set strategic and tactical plans, overcome limitations, and lead businesses to high-performance results. As a Certified Master Trainer, she is well-equipped with the skills and passion to shepherd clients and students to exceptional results.
Valerie is a #1 international best-selling author of Living Happy to Be ME!©, which won six awards for excellence in 2018. She was featured on the August 2016 cover of My Authentic Life Magazine, has been published in award-winning 11:11™ Magazine, and is a Featured Luminary on InspireMeToday.com™. She appears frequently in tele-summits, podcasts, radio and web-TV as an expert on leadership, fulfillment and success.
Valerie is member of the National Society of Leadership and Success, and a 2016 recipient of its Excellence in Service Award. Other prestigious recognition includes the 2020 Gold Mentorship Award and the 2019 More Award from The Evolutionary Business Council, a 2012 nomination for both the Outstanding Woman in Business Award (Orange County Business Journal) and the Rising Star Award (National Association of Female Executives).
"How to Become a Leaders of Leaders" Show Description:
Have you ever dreamed of being a leader who could make a profound difference in the world? Do you wonder if you have enough education, time, wisdom to be taken seriously? I did! Today I am one of the most influential people on our planet. It is my dream to be your guide so that you can make your difference. During this series, you will meet everyday people who have come from nothing to become some of the greatest influencers of our time. Together, we will guide you, love you, listen to you, and help uncover your greatest strengths so yu can make your difference.
I’m 78 years young, broadcasting this in 2020. 40 years ago, I only dreamed of meeting the greatest leaders of our time, never imagined that I would be one of them. Over the years I have become the change I wished to make in the world, spoken on stages following the Dalai Lama, Vice President Al Gore, and others. Join me to have fun making your difference in the world.