Laura Furtado, Founder / Owner of DivaGirl, which has six different divisions: Fitness, Entertainment, Beauty, Preneur, Nutrition and also Fashion joins Host Deirdre Breakenridge on Women Worldwide. Laura’s DivaGirl community spans over 13,000 women and she has 28+ years of experience in the dance and fitness realms, making her presence well-known in North America and Europe
On the show, Laura shares her journey from international dancer and choreographer to successful entrepreneur with different businesses. With a mission to empower women, she offers advice to business professionals on how to stay productive and focused, even during her most crazy, busy days. Laura also discusses the meaning of success and what success looks like at the end of the day.
A little more about Laura Furtado … Laura is also the owner and founder of Sexy & Wealthy in Heels, educating, inspiring and featuring female entrepreneurs. As of November 2014, she’s successfully licensed her programs to 17 Canadian and US Cities. It is through her brand that she mentors female entrepreneurs to guide them with their start up businesses.
A little more about Your Host, Deirdre Breakenridge … Deirdre is an author, entrepreneur and CEO of Pure Performance Communications. A 25-year veteran in PR and marketing, she is the author of five Financial Times Press books including her latest titles, “Social Media and Public Relations,” and “Putting the Public Back in Public Relations.” Breakenridge speaks nationally and internationally on the topics of PR, social media and marketing. She’s an adjunct professor at NYU and UMASS at Amherst, a recognized blogger at PR Expanded, and also the co-founder of #PRStudChat, a dynamic twitter chat with PR professionals, educators and students.
Connect with Deirdre by following @dbreakenridge on Twitter and on her blog at www.deirdrebreakenridge.com.