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2010 Stevie Award Winner

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: Company/Organization Categories
Nomination Sub Category: Best Overall Company of the Year - Non-Services Businesses – Up To 100 Employees

Nomination Title:

Describe for the judges the activities and accomplishments of the nominated company during the eligibility period (up to 500 words):

It is a privilege to nominate Sandy Forster for this 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

Since launching in August 2004, Forster has used her marketing skills and grown
its international network to over 98,000 individuals world-wide with over 95% being

$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 won Australian 2010 Business of the
Year and is a finalist 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
5 years as well as being nominated for 2011 Australian of the Year.

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 through, 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

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Provide a brief biography of the person or persons who lead the nominated company (up to 100 words):

Sandy Forster is an International Speaker, Millionaire Mindset Mentor,
Bestselling Author and Award Winning Business Owner. Sandy was awarded 2010
Business of the Year, in the Australian Home-Based Business Awards as well as
2008 International Mentor of the Year and has transformed her life from welfare
to millionaire, now mentoring others around to create their own success. Her
book ‘How to Be Wildly Wealthy FAST’ is an international bestseller and has
introduced tens of thousands of people to Sandy’s practical and proven methods
to create a life they love.

Choose one (even if both apply):

The CEO (or other principal manager) of this company is a woman, and at least 40% of the management team is comprised of women.