PWI Chicago :: "The Sky's the Limit - Getting What You Want"


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PWI Chicago-Connection

"The Sky's the Limit - Getting What You Want"

Powerful Women International is proud to present its first empowerment event in Chicago.   Join us to experience the high energy environment PWI events are known for around the world.  Enjoy featured speaker Valeri Bocage, CEO of PWI from San Francisco, as she shares an authentic and inspiring presentation on overcoming any obstacle to achieve your dreams.

Gain key insight into how to go to the next step in achieving whatever it is your heart desires.  Mistress of Ceremony, Theresa-Maria Napa, Owner of Right Track Coaching, will lead you through a day of fun and excitement, Lois Hobart is an excellent coach that assist people to live their dream and Keynote Speaker Rita Gallaway from the Bay Area in Northern California will leave you with importants tips to brand yourself and/or your business.  

Whether your business is local or global, you'll help to kickoff the inaugural PWI event in Chicago and you'll enjoy the international flavor of PWI's first Chicago event while looking to get to the next level of YOUR life. 

Key Takeaways
reate your WOW factor for your business goals and dream.
--Go from what you are doing now to what you have always dreamed of doing whether it's a new promotion or career.
-Make any transition with clarity, confidence, commitment and courage.
--Turn obstacles and challenges into actions that propel you closer to the future you dream of!

 Join Us

 At Our 1st Chicago Event


 as we continue
 "Empowering Women to Empower the World!"

E x p l o r e what is possible in your life!
Enjoy Networking, a Tantalizing Middle Eastern Buffet, Inspiring Speakers
and the PWI Dream-Connect Exercise

Guest Speakers

Theresa-Maria Napa

Mistress of Ceremony

Theresa-Maria Napa

Theresa-Maria (“TM”) Napa – owner of Right Track Coaching - is dedicated to helping professionals and executives increase their winning percentage while taking fewer steps and producing better results.

Her varied career has included positions as executive assistant, vice president of operations, director of marketing & administration and business owner. In these positions, TM gained substantial experience in leadership, marketing, client development and executive coaching to high achievers.

Rita Gallaway

  Rita Gallaway President of Gallaway Solutions

  Keynote Speaker

  "Personal Brading, Important Keys to Make   It Work!"

Gallaway Solutions provides training, consulting and coaching to individuals, groups and corporations.  Rita Gallaway is the President of Gallaway Solutions. She is a Communications Coach for adults wanting to improve their confidence and skill in delivering their message.  With a background in Sales/Marketing, Rita currently works for three different training vendors, does independent one on one speaker coaching, and can design a communication workshop specific to your needs.  She works on content development and organization and storytelling as well as delivery.  In addition to being a Professional Facilitator and Coach, Rita has 15 years of experience in the broadcast industry, including 7 years Vice President National Sales at Univision, 3 years at Telerep San Francisco, 3 years at KSBY-TV as local account executive then Local Sales Manager. 

Lois Hobart

About Lois J. Hobart

"Live Your Dream"

Lois J. Hobart, owner of reflective beings ©, is a certified Dream Coach®, Dream Coach® Group Leader, Life Coach and Facilitator.  She is proud to wear the moniker of “Chicago’s Dream Coach®” and desires to share her journey with the hope of inspiring others to live the life of their dreams, too.

Her mission – and that of her practice, reflective beings -  “Together, through the remarkable and proven Dream Coach® process, we will rewrite your life script to find you standing in the spotlight of your life; receiving the standing ovations you desire and so richly deserve.”  With a wide variety of experience, a barely contained wit and over three decades of communication work, life’s journey brought her here – to this spot – at this moment in time.  With a “flair for the dramatic”, the “creative” and the “humorous” Hobart also provides traditional facilitation services to arts organizations.  If any of this intrigues you, so will she.  And she’ll be honored to meet with you and explore the possibility of producing “a new you” – where you truly star in your own life and receive your long-awaited and well-deserved applause, ovations and kudos for merely being you.

Valeri Bocage

Featured Speaker
Valeri Bocage
Powerful Women International

About the CEO

Using Your Obstacles to Win!

Valeri Bocage is the founder of Powerful Women International and has been assisting people in living their dreams for over 15 years. She has inspired hundreds of people to fulfill on their life's mission. She has coached authors, entrepreneurs, parents, families, public speakers and artists to expand their vision for what is possible in their professional and personal lives.

Valeri was born and raised in New Orleans, LA. As a result of Hurricane Katrina, Valeri lost EVERYTHING, except her indomitable spirit and true passion for life. She took the loss as an opportunity to start a whole new life. She moved to San Francisco to fulfill on her dream of "EMPOWERING WOMEN TO EMPOWER THE WORLD."
Powerful Women International is doing just that. Now, only a few years later PWI has more than 20 connections around the world.


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Save the Date!
Join us November 13 and 14,  2009 in NEW ORLEANS
for our International Event
Celebrating the POWER of Women
"Women Leaders, Leading Change in the World!"

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PWI New Orleans Annual International Conference

"Women Leaders Igniting Change in the World!"


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$240 Table of 8 Ended $280 $7

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