For Immediate Release
Suits, Stilettos and Lipstick® Conference Returns for the Fourth Year with the Theme “I’m ALL In!!!” for Women Who Want it ALL
Fort Lauderdale, Florida— Suits, Stilettos and Lipstick® (SSL), the annual conference spearheaded by local holistic doctor and business and community leader, Dr. Elizabeth King, is back for its fourth year. More than 350 guests are expected to attend the annual conference scheduled for Friday, August 21, 2015 at the W Hotel in Fort Lauderdale. This year’s theme, “I’m ALL In!!!” is fitting for today’s woman who aims to do it all. Each year the full-day affair focuses on health, finance, career, relationships and inspiration with emphasis on empowering women to live a healthy, happy, balanced and purposeful life.
Doors open at 8:30 a.m. as attendees will have the opportunity to walk the grand exhibit hall to peruse goods and services displayed by participating vendors and place bids at the silent auction benefitting Pace Center for Girls. A special welcome delivered by Fort Lauderdale Commissioner Dean Trantalis precedes what promises to be a dynamic line-up of renowned speakers and panelists. Psychotherapist Yvonne Haase, LMHC and SSL vice president and conference vice-chairwoman has been named panel moderator.
Keynote speakers for the event include renowned author and finance expert, Donna Phelan and motivational speaker and author, Deborah Deras, with Dr. Elizabeth King presenting the primary keynote address.
“Our conference is a high-end production,” said Dr. King. “We want every attendee to walk away feeling transformed, inspired and invigorated.”
Special recognition will be given to the 2015 International Women Leadership honorees which include: Julie Guy, LITE FM morning show host, who is also serving as the official conference M.C., Jacey Birch, WPLG Local 10 news anchor, Lisa Lee Arneaud, Entertainment TV Host/ Education and Communication Specialist, Wendi Power, Director of Florida, Pandora Media and Tiffany Panciera, owner of Boyd-Panciera Family Funeral Care. These SASSY (smart, assertive, strategic, selfless and young-at-heart) women will share their experience and knowledge on the Women in Leadership panel.
Back by popular demand, the “Men in the Hot Seat” panel provides male perspective and insight on business and relationships. This year’s panel consists of Rick Folbaum, CBS4 anchor, Steve Shapiro, Channel 7 sports anchor, Troy Stradford, Sports Talk Radio host and former Miami Dolphins, Lt. Dan Hardy, Elite-Master Fitness Trainer, and Trent Aric, Meteorologist at WPLG-TV-Local 10.
There will a special performance by the talented and beautiful songwriter and singer, Melissa “Moonchild” Stokes.
This year SSL is partnering with the Greater Fort Lauderdale Convention & Visitors Bureau. Sponsors include the International Holistic Center, Women International Holistic Council, UPS, Atlantic Hotel and Spa, Dr. Gena Chiropractic , Business Bragger, Inc, Boyd-Panciera Family Funeral Care, Inc., Triumph Consulting, Compounding Docs, the Faith, Hope and Joy Foundation and Rosselli and Associates, LTD. Media partners for the event are 101.5 Lite FM, 102.7 Magic, Think Magazine, Go Riverwalk Magazine and Natural Awakenings. It is being co-produced by Events by Vento Designs.
The SSL annual conference is just one extension of the empowerment and leadership membership organization designed especially for women. Founded in Fort Lauderdale by Dr. King, the movement has just recently expanded nationally, with chapters expected to launch in several major cities across the U.S. within the next several months.
A private VIP reception for conference sponsors, VIP-Elite ticket holder and dignitaries is being sponsored by the Atlantic Hotel and Spa. Constance Jones, WPLG Local 10 news anchor will serve as master of ceremony for this great event.
A portion of the proceeds will benefit Pace Center for Girls Broward. PACE is a free, voluntary program providing academics, counseling, life skills training, career and college preparation and community service projects for adolescent girls.
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