Recognized as savvy and sophisticated yet widely respected for her business brilliance, Vanessa Shaw is an international Business and Success Coach, Wealth Mentor and Inspirational Speaker. Both lauded by clients and admired by peers, her mission and passion in life is teaching entrepreneurs and leaders how to step up, be bold and play bigger in their business and personal lives so that they can live the lifestyle they always desired.
Through her face-to-face and online programs catering to different levels of business and income aspirations, including IGNITE, ACCELERATE and WINNING AT WEALTH, Vanessa has taught and inspired thousands around the globe to BE BOLD. PLAY BIGGER.® She is widely known for pioneering and promoting her concept of building your “Boutique Business Lifestyle™”.
Leveraging years of experience and having worked with hundreds of clients and major firms, she is a highly sought-after speaker and authority on business mastery, personal leadership and 6 and 7 figure income strategies. With a natural gift to connect with any audience, whether in the hundreds or thousands, she has delivered moving and inspirational keynotes that speak authentically of her own struggles to become the first woman entrepreneur in her family. Her workshops and events, including the annual 3-day signature THE BIG BOLD EVENT, demonstrate her natural ease and presence on stage and an ability to deliver practical insights and inspiration for those aspiring for more success in their business and life.
Vanessa’s broad international experience as a business coach includes clients such as The World Economic Forum, KPMG, Oracle, The Global Fund, London-based law firm Cameron McKenna, Sandler Training as well as many other professional service providers. Originally from the UK and having lived in Europe for most of her life, Vanessa has worked for the United Nations in Geneva, Switzerland, and held multiple senior leadership roles within the International Coach Federation at both the Swiss and global levels. She is an accredited Business & Executive Coach who has dedicated years to her own professional and personal development. Her experience and skills as a coach combined with the hard-earned knowledge of what it really takes to be an entrepreneur and to create a business from scratch has led Vanessa to a genuine passion for coaching and mentoring small and medium size businesses and entrepreneurs.