Esther Dumbiri is the guest in this episode of DOZ Show. She is founder and Managing Director of Sapient Hadassah’s Touch Limited, a publishing firm she started over a decade ago while still a student of the University of Lagos, Nigeria. Esther founded a business but more importantly she discovered herself. She had attempted a degree in Engineering but couldn’t cope, then she turned to Physical and Health Education and for a while she appeared to excel in sports but even that wasn’t for her. Finally, while reading a friend’s manuscript that was ready to go to print, Esther found herself. Hers was a world filled with a love for words and colours, a keen eye for spotting errors and a passion for telling people’s stories. Her business has grown by leaps and bounds and in this interview, Esther takes us back to where it all began. Listen to Esther and be inspired to find yourself and do the unthinkable!
Lady Anika Stewart is the guest in the episode of DOZ Show. She is the founder and CEO of Embracing Your Inner Woman. She is also an Author, Christian Life Coach, Inspirational Speaker, and founder of the I’m Every Woman Conference. She empowers a community of women to embrace their journey of transformation and live a purpose driven lifestyle. Many women have been inspired by her story of overcoming drug addiction, domestic violence, separation in marriage and single parenting. She is the author of the books, “Diaries of An Elect Lady” and “Expose Unveil Discover: The Inner Woman Workbook & Guide.” She has been honored with the Prestigious Lady of Excellence in Leadership Award, amongst other recognitions. Anika seeks to be an example to women of all diversities. Listen as Anika shares her journey of transforming her life from drug addiction and violence to a successful CEO. Be inspired to transform your life.
Bonita Parker is the guest in this episode of DOZ Show. She is a nationally recognized transformational speaker, international bestselling author, Radical Success Coach, and Founder & CEO of the Dream Achieve! Win Academy™ – a virtual platform that provides online trainings and success tools to entrepreneurs. She has over 10 years’ experience working with entrepreneurs, corporate executives, celebrities and nonprofit directors in event planning and management. Bonita helps entrepreneurs reach their highest potential using the same proven strategies and techniques that propelled her into a consistent 6-figure earner as an entrepreneur. After a life-changing battle with metastatic breast cancer, in December 2017, she founded her nonprofit, the Hope for Pink Foundation, to provide direct support services to women currently in active treatment. Bonita talks about how her cancer diagnosis changed her life. She gained vision and purpose and realised time is precious. Listen to Bonita and be inspired for radical change.
Sonia Poleon is the guest in this episode of DOZ Show. She is an Entrepreneur, Mentor, Coach, Author, Consultant and Inspirational Speaker. Sonia began her career as a Housing Officer after which she set up her own business as a Letting Agent. But as she only seemed to be managing bad tenants who would not pay their rent, she shut down that business. Years later a burning desire to give back to the community, led her to open a nursery and demonstrate to parents that she could not only provide a valued service for their children but also make it affordable for their pockets. And then when she least expected it, she stumbled into the world of radio and became a Radio Presenter with Colourful Radio, London. Sonia shares with us her journey to becoming a Radio Presenter and all the wonderful opportunities it has afforded her including becoming a best selling author. Listen to Sonia and be inspired to discover and embrace purpose!
Dr. Deena Brown is the guest in this episode of DOZ Show. She is a growth and leadership expert and premier authority in transformational leadership practices that inspire, empower, and transform mindsets. She is an international best-selling author and has been featured on ABC, NBC, CBS, and Fox as a highly sought keynote speaker, business and leadership growth expert. In 2017, she founded The Leadhershift Movement to help professional women get clear about their Why, confident about the What, and consistent about the How. Her gift is facilitating exponential professional growth grounded by personal development. She is an Executive Director and certified speaker, coach, and trainer with The John Maxwell Team. Listen as Deena shares her intriguing career journey. Be inspired to discover your Why, What and How.
Thusani Mulaudzi is the guest in this episode of DOZ Show. She is an International Relations Practitioner, Author, Artist, Dialogue Facilitator, Speaker and Consultant and is currently employed by the City of Johannesburg as a Deputy Director: International Relations and Global Networks. She is the author of the inspirational book, titled “The Perfect Fall,” which she wrote after returning from climbing the Mount Kilimanjaro in 2018. The book deals with the experience of loss and failing, as well as rising again from one’s failures with tenacity, courage and the undying hope to dare to achieve greater purpose in life. Thusani supports underprivileged women and girls in South Africa and climbing the Mount Kilimanjaro enabled her raise money to give girls in rural South Africa access to sanitary towels. She shares with us the experience of climbing Africa’s tallest mountain as well as her personal pain and struggles, which she constantly sets aside in the quest to help others. Listen to Thusani and be inspired to rise from your ashes with tenacity, courage and hope.
Debbie Mars is the guest in this episode of DOZ Show. She is the CEO of Gifted by Dezyn, an innovative and thematic promotional products and services agency, which is also an emerging business partner with the NFL. She has over 25 years’ experience in brand and promotional marketing and has held various positions in brand marketing, consumer promotions and minority business development with General Mills, Coca-Cola and FritoLay corporations. She is a writer and author of the book, Death of a Fairy Tale, which was released following her divorce. Debbie says she was not defeated by the ending of her marriage, but was renewed as a woman. This woman has faced many battles from divorce to a heart attack and survived them all. She shares with us her journey, battles and victories. And she reminds every woman to look after the little girl on the inside. Listen to Debbie and be inspired to rise from the ashes, and like she says, dare to reign.