Suzanne F. Stevens, CSP, After 17 years changes the focus of her Speaking business – to be less about Me and more about We.
Suzanne F. Stevens ignites leaders & entrepreneurs to cultivate cultures of community conscious contributions.
Suzanne is a social entrepreneur, international speaker, pioneer, host, philanthropist, and soon to be an author. In 2016, thirteen years after founding and leading the Ignite Excellence Inc. Group of Initiatives as President and CEO, she re-branded the organization to the YouMeWe Group. Ignite Excellence Inc.’s previous focused on influencing, differentiating and engaging more people and more business.
Building on the past, the YouMeWe Group’s primary focus is celebrating, cultivating and co-creating conscious contributions.
The YouMeWe Group was inspired by Suzanne and her husband (Michael K. Gingerich) traveling to 17 African countries to interview over 70 African women pioneers for WisdomExchangeTV.com.
WisdomExchangeTV.com and the YouMeWeFoundation.org, which provides tertiary education scholarship to women in developing countries, were the catalyst for Suzanne to receive a World of Difference Award for women economic empowerment in education.
The YouMeWe Group is a social enterprise, movement, foundation, mindset and soon to be a book.
As an international speaker, social entrepreneur, host, and philanthropist, Suzanne is most gratified by her investment in leaders, and watching them fill a gap in society that creates a ripple effect to impact hundreds or thousands.
… she is most energized while traveling to over 60 countries with her backpack to explore cultures, interview trailblazers, and navigate the road less traveled with her husband.
Suzanne is a recipient of The International Women Alliance (TIAW), World of Difference Award in education – recognized for empowering women internationally.
CSP – Certified Speaking Professional – this is the only earned designation for professional speakers. Only 15% of speakers have this designation internationally.
Suzanne F. Stevens is one of only sixty-three Canadians who currently holds this designation for speaking excellence.