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Company Description: is a cutting-edge woman-owned company which incorporates The Law of Attraction with proven practical strategies to create personal & business success. Founded in 2004 by Director Sandy Forster, delivers innovative and successful strategies empowering women to take a quantum leap forward in their business and life.
Nomination Category: Individual Categories
Nomination Sub Category: Mentor of the Year

Nomination Title: Sandy Forster, Chief Creative Officer,

1. Describe for the judges the nominated individual's activities and accomplishments that supported women in business during the eligibility period (up to 500 words):

It is a privilege to nominate Sandy Forster for Mentor Of The Year Award. She is
the Owner, Director and Chief Creative Officer (CCO) of an
international woman-owned and operated firm focusing on training, mentoring and
marketing in both the business and personal development arenas. is targeted to women, particularly entrepreneurs, solo-
preneurs and small business owners. Since launching in August 2004, Forster has
used her marketing skills and grown its international network to over 85,000
individuals world-wide with over 95% being women.

$100,000 in debt and on government support, Forster wanted more of life. By
setting her intention and applying masses of determination she has since gone
from welfare to millionaire. Taking what was previously her biggest challenge, she
has turned it into a vision of possibility for women around the world.

Forster walks her talk with many successes, including initiating a strategic
marketing campaign that generated over $1.5 million in approx. 5 months with a
budget of less than $2000 - she now teaches these same concepts to women
entrepreneurs around the world.

Over the past 4 years she has mentored or spoken to over 15,000+ women on
various subjects including marketing, info-preneuring, business development,
business growth and using the Law of Attraction to create success – mentoring
over 5000 in the last year alone.

Forster is visionary in the membership/mentoring arena having created another
program - - five years ago. This 9 month mentoring
program (miracles can be created in 9 months) for women is delivered via the
internet and phone and upon its launch in 2003 targeted a gap in the market,
women mentoring women to success.

Recognized as a leader in her niche Sandy was selected as the only female
Australian to be filmed for the sequel to the world-wide phenomenon The Secret.

She is a nominee for the Sunshine Coast Business Women’s Awards and has
been a top ten finalist in the Australian Home Based Business Awards for the past
2 years.

Forster supports underprivileged women through Opportunity International by
setting up Trust Banks in third world counties so women can micro-lend funds to
start their own small business venture.

Forster continues to appear on TV, in magazines and online in both Australia and
around the world because of her affinity and passion for helping women create
success. These articles are a combination of interviews written about her and her
business success, and inspirational and practical pieces she’s written herself for

Forster is forever grateful for the awards she's been nominated for and won,
however what drives her is the emails, letters and phone calls of appreciation from
the thousands of women who have listened to and applied the principles she
teaches, and been inspired to turn their life around and create their own success.

Sandy understands the first step for many women is to create their ‘millionaire
mindset’ and hosts free monthly coaching sessions for business women and
entrepreneurs around the world so they can begin to imagine their vision into

2. List the URLs (web addresses) of any online news stories, press releases, or other documents that you would like the judges to see that support your entry. IMPORTANT: List each URL on a separate line, begin each URL with http://, and enclose each URL in square brackets. For example, []:

3. Provide a brief biography of the nominated individual (up to 100 words):

Sandy Forster is a scintillating speaker, inspiring writer, internet marketing
strategist, mindset visionary and award winning entrepreneur. She empowers and
catapults her clients to their next level through her business mentoring, mindset
secrets and marketing tactics. Sandy is the CCO of, an
Australian and U.S. based firm and holds a Coaching Certification from the Life
Coaching Academy. She’s taken what was her biggest challenge and turned it into
a vision of possibility for women around the world.