Conceived and complied by Jason Belo, ‘SHERO: Powerful life changing lessons in leadership from legendary women’ aims to improve female participation and representation in all walks of life. As an increasing number of women seek out and flourish in leadership roles, Belo calls on female philanthropists, academic leaders and business magnates to share their stories in the hope that millions of Millennial women will continue to affect great change.
Charlotte, NC -- (SBWIRE) -- 06/10/2014 -- While gender roles have seen dramatic change over the past half-century, many women are still unaware of the abundant and boundless opportunities that stand in front of them. With a passion for sharing the stories of successful women in the hope that they will inspire others, Jason Belo is delighted to announce the launch of a ground-breaking and provocative new book.
‘SHERO: Powerful life changing lessons in leadership from legendary women’ has a bold goal to empower Millennial women; a generation that know a thing or two about breaking stereotypes. During the conception of the book Belo consulted seven influential and legendary women, and now takes their stories public in the hope they will inspire others.
Shero aims to inspire and transform young women into ethical, dynamic leaders in society. Armed with knowledge from legendary women that have over 50 years of combined leadership experience, you will gain valuable insight on how to become a woman who gets things done.
Shero is the formula for success. It's that good. You will learn how remarkable women lead. Here is your opportunity to transform into a woman who personifies self-confidence, self respect, self reliance and self control. You will learn how to develop an amazing ability to lead effectively, and increase your chances of success in life. You will learn how to take charge when needed and be assertive.
Invest in yourself today. It could mean the difference between a life filled with satisfaction and reward, or a life filled with regret.
Tracy Lynn Bezeau
Tracy is no stranger to the spotlight. She is a critically acclaimed TV host and reporter, Sports Contributor with The Gal's Got Game, the genius behind Pigskin Lipstick and the Canadian Spokesperson for PressDome™ Tell her she can't have it all, and SHE ...WILL... PROVE...YOU...WRONG. Tracy is always seeking new challenges and attracting new opportunities.
Lesley is a generous philanthropist. She is also the owner and head fashionista at a high-end, lingerie boutique located in Tampa, FL eminently known as The Pink Petticoat. She earned a BA in Religious Studies from The University of Florida, and is currently working toward an MA in Mass Communication at The University of Florida.
Alicia earned her BA in English from UCLA. She is a bestselling author, entrepreneur, speaker and former international fashion model. Alicia is the CEO of The Bestseller in a Weekend online workshop, and has taught countless non-fiction and fiction writers how to create, market and publish their book.
Cami Savage, LPC, MA, NCC
Cami has a BA in English, a Masters Degree in Community Counseling, and a postgraduate certificate in Expressive Arts Therapy. She is a Nationally Certified Counselor and a Licensed Professional Counselor. Cami is a first-class, highly recommended Psychotherapist and the owner of Expression Works Counseling in Charlotte, NC.
Amy is the The Founder of Savvy Sexxy Social, President of Vlog Boss Studios, and Resident Vlogger at The Schmittastic Vlogs. She was the Top Voted Blogger chosen for the Fox Rent-A-Car Road Trip in 2011,? and placed? 3rd in the 614 Magazine's ColumBest Best Blogger contest in 2012. Amy has held leadership positions with The Downtown Residents Association of Columbus, OH, The Gateway Film Center, The United Way of Columbus 2012, The YWCA Women of Achievement, and The YWCA Woman to Woman Luncheon. Quite simply put, Amy lives life like LIKE A BOSS!
Ashley Cisneros Mejia
Ashley is an award-winning journalist, philanthropist, youth mentor, speaker, entrepreneur and Co-Founder of Chatter Buzz, LLC whose accolades include 40 Under 40 Winner in the Orlando Business Journal?, Communications/Media Achievement Award presented by the Women's Executive Council of Orlando, Outstanding Young Female Leader at the Prensa Newspaper, and the UNITY Journalists New U Business Award winner. She holds leadership positions with the Orlando Chapter of the National Society of Hispanic MBAs (NSHMBA), Orlando Chapter of the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA), Lambda Theta Alpha Latin Sorority, Inc., Aspiring Latinas Ahora Y Siempre, the National Association of Latino Fraternal Organizations (NALFO), Hispanic-American Professional and the Business Women's Association (HAPBWA). Ashley has a BS in Journalism and an MS in Entrepreneurship.
Simone is a published author, an entrepreneur, philanthropist, youth mentor and an outstanding educator with a decade of experience transforming the youth of Tampa, FL into reputable citizens of the community. Simone is the Owner and Learning Specialist at Simbrook Learning Center, the CEO and Principal Consultant at Simbrook Consulting and Development and the Founder of The Institute of Life and Learning, Inc. Simone has a BS in MIS and is completing her M.Ed. in Career and Technical Education.
“My book is committed to preparing the world for and inspiring gender equality, by encouraging women to seek out leadership roles,” says Belo. “There’s limitless opportunities for women in corporate America, education arenas and small business; all they have to do is pursue them and develop the confidence to break all boundaries. Gender imbalance is decreasing but there is still a long way to go; I sincerely hope my book can serve as a strong catalyst for continued change."
To date, the book has garnered rave reviews. For example, L. Collins comments, “"Shero" is the kind of book for women that inspires greatness and shows real life examples of just how women in the past and present have attained greatness through strength, determination and a will to succeed. I've always been a person that values investing in your personal and professional growth, and "Shero" is the perfect example of a good investment in your own personal and professional growth.”
Emma Parker was equally as impressed, adding, “"Shero" is the kind of book for women that inspires greatness and shows real life examples of just how women in the past and present have attained greatness through strength, determination and a will to succeed. I've always been a person that values investing in your personal and professional growth, and "Shero" is the perfect example of a good investment in your own personal and professional growth.”
‘SHERO: Powerful life changing lessons in leadership from legendary women’ is available now: http://amzn.to/1rZ4SWy.
Jason is an award-winning student having graduated Summa Cum Laude from NC A&T State University with a Bachelor of Science in Journalism and Mass Communication with a concentration in Public Relations. He was selected as The Most Outstanding Public Relations Student in his graduating class. Jason also completed a Mini-MBA in Mobile Marketing from Rutgers University. He did a stint at Boston University studying International Marketing Management before enrolling as a graduate student in the Master of Arts in Mass Communication at The University of Florida.
As an undergrad he held campus leadership positions in The American Marketing Association, Students in Free Enterprise, Alpha Lambda Delta Freshman Honor Society, Golden Key International Honour Society and Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society. Jason was a member of Who's Who Among College Students, The National Dean's List, The University Honors Program, Center for Creative Leadership. Additionally, Jason earned a host of merit-based scholarships to help fund his bachelor's degree.
Jason is an active member of Young Leaders United (United Way), the Charlotte Chapter of the American Marketing Association, and frequently volunteers for non profit organizations including: The American Red Cross, Habitat for Humanity, The United Arts Council, The March of Dimes, Susan G. Komen, The American Cancer Society and The American Heart Association.