Rachel Muir
A winner of Oprah Winfrey's Use Your Life award, a three time finalist for Ernst & Young's Entrepreneur of the Year Award, and one of Fast Company Magazines "Fast 50" Champions of Innovation, Rachel Muir is an inspirational entrepreneur and business leader. After launching her company, Girlstart, in the living room of her apartment with $500 and a credit card she opened the first technology center for girls in Texas, appeared on CNN, the Today show and was featured in CosmoGIRL!, Texas Monthly, Glamour, The Dallas Morning News and more. In ten years at the helm of running a million dollar company, she has empowered over 16,000 girls, families and teachers and raised millions of dollars. Her unique approach of integrating leadership skills with social entrepreneurship, business, and personal achievement can help anyone ready to start a business or take their company to the next level. Muir is an expert consultant, advising individuals on leadership, management, marketing, fundraising and an endless host of small business issues. In addition to consulting Muir also does public speaking. She candidly shares her entrepreneurial and life experiences in a style which is dramatic, yet accessible; and humorous, yet inspiring. Her keynotes are full of practical information designed to leave the audience entertained and inspired.