Simone Kelly, CEO of Own Your Power® Communications*, Inc., embodies an inspirational and universal force that energizes you. As an author, holistic business and life coach, motivational speaker, media personality and certified Reiki –Master teacher, Simone helps her clients achieve the balance they desire. She’s the woman who leads by example as she “owns her power.” In turn, her clients see how “owning their power” will energize their own business ventures, quests for health and well-being. Simone is a woman whose talents and energetic, yet humble demeanor continuously attracts those who have desire to learn and to excel in both business and personal endeavors.
Simone’s latest passion is the Own Your Power® Radio Network. This new venture offers a blend of Neo soul, R&B, and hip-hop music featuring Grammy-nominated and Award-winning DJs who bring their eclectic mixes to the network. The radio network feature talks shows covering topics that have the power to uplift our community. The content focuses on helping listeners awaken, heal, transform and tap into their greatness! The enlightening shows focus on entrepreneurship, relationships, prosperity, heath and wellness, alternative healing and metaphysics. Shows are filmed by Own Your Power® TV so fans can catch the highlights on www.youtube.com/ownyourpowertv.
Simone successfully climbed the ladder in corporate America by holding various positions in the marketing divisions of companies such as RCA Records and BMG Entertainment. Her career led her to become a Director at HBO’s Volume.com to manage the lifestyle and community channels. Simone holds a B.S. degree in Business Administration from Long Island University’s, CW Post Campus.
With the courage as a new entrepreneur, Simone decided to branch out of the comfort zone of Corporate America and onto a journey of coaching others. She is a certified Small Business Camp coach, a certified Master Life Coach and Holistic Health Practitioner (Behavioral Healthcare Consulting, AADP Accredited), and a Certified Compass Life Coach. Her coaching programs reach many clients and guide them with a monthly focus on their life. Her clients have ranged from HBO, Sister 2 Sister Magazine, Isaac Hayes Productions, Towanda Braxton-Carter, The Oscar Bond Salon, and Natural Trend Setters Salon.
She has also trained extensively in metaphysical subjects such as Intuition, Reiki, Rebirthing, Theta Healing, Chakra Balancing, and more since 2007 at the Johane Rutledge School of Intuition in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. She is currently training students to open their minds and embrace their innate gifts and her Light Worker Marketing Intensive teaches them how to become prosperous with what they learned. Simone also certifies students in all levels of Reiki, as well as her own 3-level course she designed, called Discover Your Intuition.
A master at networking, Simone launched the popular networking event Give N’ Take Network in 2002 and this popular event began in New York City and expanded with launches in New Jersey, Washington DC, Westchester, New York; Miami, Florida, and Atlanta, Georgia. The Annual Own your Power Retreat along with Give N’ Take networking events led to the successful launching of the popular online barter exchange with over 40,000 vendors and businesses that savings thousands of dollars each year.
Her speaking engagements have been located at such events and venues, as Columbia University (NY), St. John’s University (NY) , Nova-Southeastern University (FL), Black Chamber of Commerce in Cincinnati, Ohio; New York University, University of Florida, Woman’s Chamber of Commerce Miami, Coral Cables Chamber of Commerce, and many more. Simone has received the Top 100 Women in Ecommerce Award, Success Magazine's 40 Under 40 award, AKA’s The Top Hat Award for Women in Achievement and the American Marketing Association’s Creativity Award.
Simone has offered her expertise to various organizations:
She served On the Board of Directors for the Holistic Chamber of Commerce of Fort Lauderdale.
Women's Business Council for Miami-Dade Chamber
On the Board of Advisors for The Women's Success Summit
On the Board of Advisors for Path Preserving, Archiving, and Teaching Hiphop History.
Own Your Power Communication's* (OYPC) mission is to serve as an empowering guiding force assisting entrepreneurs as they connect with their fullest potential and grow exponentially. You can reach Simone by e-mailing email@example.com or call 1-877-545-7352
*(Formally known as Gots To Have It, Marketing)