Women entrepreneurs are changing the game of business, stepping into our authentic feminine power and growing consciousness to start and scale great companies. Listen to Wings to learn from women who've "been there, built that" with 7, 8 and 9-figure businesses, even billion dollar Unicorns. You'll learn how to manifest the mindset, mojo and money to create, grow and scale a business aligned with what makes your heart sing. Wings is hosted by Melinda Wittstock, a 4-time serial entrepreneur, tech visionary and award-winning journalist. Melinda focuses where personal and business growth meet, her insightful interviews with inspiring female founders and businesswomen providing actionable tips to help listeners to real and tangible results. These innovators, influencers, and investors all share their success secrets, epiphanies, and practical advice on how to get the confidence, connections and capital so you too manifest the success of your dreams in life and in business.
Blockchain Revolution: Entrepreneur Manuela Seve on Gamified Rewards and Social Impact
Manuela Seve is the CEO and co-founder of Alphaa.io, a Web3 company with a majority of female employees changing the way we think of asset ownership by connecting the physical and digital realms via blockchain certification. Using Web3 to help brands build community and loyalty, her clients include major sports teams and fashion powerhouses. Brazilian-born and Los Angeles-based, Manuela has been a thought leader in the tech and collectibles sector for the past 8 years. She was named by Bloomberg in 2022 one of the top 100 influential Latinos worldwide, as well as 33 under 33 entrepreneurs in 2018. She has moderated and led panels on Web3 at major industry events including the Bushwick film festival, Stanford GSB, L’Attitude, NFT LA & NYC, and more. Her panel submission, “NFTs for Real World Problems,” won TechCrunch Disrupt’s Audience Choice Award in 2022.
‘Own It’ Mindset: Award-Winning Entrepreneur Kerry Siggins on the Power of Employee Ownership and Cultivating a Winning Team
Kerry Siggins is the CEO and Executive Chair of StoneAge Holdings, a fast-growing manufacturing and technology company based in Colorado. After transitioning the company’s ownership to an ESOP to ensure all employees share in the success of the company, StoneAge has been doubling its growth year over year. A sought-after speaker on enlightened leadership, Kerry presents worldwide at corporations, universities, and conferences and hosts several podcasts, including the wildly popular podcast Reflect Forward. She is also the author of The Ownership Mindset Book, focusing on creating an “own it” culture to lead others to be their best selves.
Blending AI Insights with Human Connection: Entrepreneur Lauren Raimondi on the Power of AI in Community Building
Lauren Raimondi is the CEO and co-founder of Poldit, an information sharing site that fuses AI and community insights. A serial entrepreneur, Lauren launched Poldit in 2022 when pregnant with her son and seeking information about the pregnancy process, found it was hard to obtain quality information in one place without having to sift through advertisements and misleading information. Poldit seeks to consolidate information into one place for ease of use.
PR, Impact, and the Power of Visibility: Serial Entrepreneur Candice Smith on Navigating the Synergies of Data-Driven PR and Marketing for Business Growth
Candice Smith is a serial entrepreneur and the founder and CEO of French Press PR, a public relations firm that utilizes a unique data-informed, industry-agnostic approach to amplify mission driven organizations and social impact founders. Harvard-educated, Candice is a self-made PR expert and storyteller passionate about helping startups refine their brand story, build their PR strategy, and increase overall visibility. French Press PR is dedicated to helping entrepreneurs at every stage, by including a variety of offerings, from the HUSTLE program, a hybrid-DIY accelerator created with early-stage founders in mind, to the full-service ASCEND package for companies with 100+ employees. The agency's multi-pronged approach has resulted in thousands of client features with 25.5M+ estimated coverage views.
Escape from Emotional Eating: Entrepreneur Amber Romaniuk on Food Addiction and Body Confidence
Amber Romaniuk is an Emotional Eating, Digestive and Hormone Expert, with 10 years’ experience helping high achieving women create a level of body confidence, intuition and optimal health through powerful mindset healing, self-care and overcoming self-sabotage with food. Amber overcame her own emotional eating after gaining and losing more than 1000 pounds and spending over $50,000 on binge foods. Now she helps others achieve the biggest healing miracles of Body Freedom™ so they have the confidence and health to create amazing lives. She also hosts “The No Sugarcoating Podcast” with more than a million downloads.
Secrets of Scrum: Entrepreneur Angela Johnson on What Most Get Wrong with Agile Scrum and How to Master It
Angela Johnson is a Certified Scrum Trainer (CST), founder of the Collaborative Leadership Team, and the author of The Scrum Master Files: Secrets Every Coach Should Know. A self-proclaimed “professional people geek”, Angela helps companies successfully implement Scrum and Agile to achieve their goals and objectives, as well as people to get certified as scrum masters. Her expertise includes Kanban, eXtreme Programming, Facilitation and Organizational Change for business agility.
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Melinda brings the most amazing women on this show! Every time I listen I’m inspired AND I get actionable insights for my company. Darnyelle J Harmon
Melinda, you're such a great host!
I love that you're so energetic and engaging, and you make the show feel so welcoming and personal. The guests are all so interesting, and their stories are always so inspiring. I always feel like I've learned something new after listening to an episode.
Melinda is a Leader who Connects
If you’re looking for inspiration, education, and action - this is the podcast for you! Melinda offers logical, easy to understand guidance on being a successful entrepreneur, and then sprinkles in brilliant guests to bring even more value. Love the details shared, and the simplicity of being able to take action after every episode.