After losing her job in the economic downturn of 2009, Ann marie Houghtailing watched her financial stability and hope circle the drain. By transforming her devastation into determination, she built a business with $5, a MacBook, and a truckload of tenacity. With nothing to lose other than her mind, Ann marie decided to aim high and choose interesting work that paid well, with people she adored – she built her personal empire by teaching people how to make money
SPOILER ALERT! — We all get a finite amount of time on this planet. Sorry. Doesn’t matter how smart, rich or creative you are, you can’t buy, beg, borrow or steal more time. Most of that time will be spent working. Why not choose to work in a way that gives you both money and joy?
This is why Ann marie teaches people to stop waiting and start creating!
After launching an Institute for Sales and Business Development with a private San Diego university, Ann marie proceeded to turn her attention towards the private sector to help companies and individuals increase revenue with heart, humanity and humor.
Ann marie is also the founder of the Millionaire Girls’ Movement, a platform to inspire women to earn their worth as well as generate, protect and grow their wealth.
She authored How I Created a Dollar Out of Thin Air, toured her one woman show Renegade Princess, and has written a second one woman show entitled Raising Humans based on her TEDx talk Raising Men. Her writing has appeared in Yahoo! Finance, Daily Worth, Huffington Post, San Diego Business Journal and Ms. JD.
Ann marie empowers people to earn their worth and live and work with passion and purpose that aligns with their personal values
Linh Tang is an eMarketing Junkie and has been the GO TO guy for Digital Marketing Strategies for over a decade integrating social media, social ecommerce, online marketing and lead generation. He is an award winning web strategist, emarketing expert and author of Que Publishing Launching Your Yahoo! Business and Succeeding with Your Yahoo! Business.
His clients include fortune 1000 companies and government organizations. Linh has been a coach of digital marketing for over 15 years, and not just a coach, he “Walks the Walk”. He’s in the “trenches” and owns several successful ecommerce stores generating over 7 figures per year. You don’t have to take the plunge into the world of Digital marketing alone! Linh stays on the cutting edge of technology and leaves “no rock unturned” when it comes to implementing and exploring new digital marketing channels.
Veronica Yepez Reyna
Veronica is a successful global manager, with more than 14 years of experience living and working around the world. As an MBA corporate lawyer she is an expert in sales, client relationships, account management, strategic business development, cross-cultural teamwork and cross-border negotiation.
Being the only woman on the table generated her passion to help other women grow into leadership positions. She deeply believes in the power of girls and women as key agents for a better world.
Director of Educational Outreach
Michelle Baker holds a BA in Philosophy and Mathematics from St. John’s College, Santa Fe, NM, and has also studied photography and sculpture at Studio Arts Center International (SACI) in Florence, Italy. Michelle has spent most of her adult life creating her own opportunities and working as an artist and coaching others to do the same. Michelle’s experience as a successful working visual and performing artist has informed her practical education about marketing,networking, and the extraordinary power of creating one’s own luck.
Baker is now blazing her own trail with The Houghtailing Group as Director of Educational Outreach expanding the Blaze My Trail program to empower the next generation to have the competence and confidence to build a life of their choosing. Michelle is passionate about the program’s mission and its impact to change the world through self-advocacy and critical and creative thinking.