Speaker, author, trainer Marcia Wieder has been featured several times on: Oprah as "The Passion Expert," The Today Show, ABC-TV's "Hot Authors" and on PBS-TV in her own national show, “Making Your Dreams Come True,” the namesake of her popular best-selling book, which has also been translated into numerous languages.
For 12 years, Marcia owned and operated her own marketing business based in the National Press Building in Washington, DC, growing it to a $3 million company with 14 employees. Her business efforts earned her numerous awards including the SBA's Women in Business Advocate of the Year and the Chivas Regal Entrepreneur of the Year Award. As President of the National Association of Women Business Owners, she was often in the White House, where her ideas and opinions were heard by former Presidents Jimmy Carter, Ronald Reagan and George Bush, Sr.
As “America's Dream Coach,” Marcia has been researching and speaking solely on this topic for close to twenty years. She is the author of three books, Making Your Dreams Come True, Life Is But A Dream and Doing Less and Having More. She is a member of the National Speakers Association, the Direct Selling Association and past president of the National Association of Women Business Owners
Marcia Wieder's presentations are dynamic and refreshing, as well as practical and useful. Audiences from 50 to 5000 love her wit and wisdom, as well as her energetic and engaging style. She provides "high take-home value,” and participants are guaranteed to leave "in action."
Marcia presents seminars on visionary planning, goal fulfillment and team building. Companies such as American Express, AT&T, the Young Presidents' Organization and the National Association for Professional Saleswomen, have all rated her as a top presenter. Marcia also leads Dream University®, a week-long retreat in an exotic location, filled with big dreamers and business leaders.
Igniting Passion in Your Work & Life
Mapping Your Leadership Vision
Big Dreamers: The Secrets of Leaders & Top Performers
Passion & Productivity: Doing Less and Having More
Passion Sells: Techniques for Taking Sales Over the Top
Making Your Dreams Come True: On Your Way In Just One Day
"Marcia Wieder not only inspires but actually shows you how to ignite your passion and use it to make your personal and professional dreams a reality."
- John Gray | Men Are from Mars, Women Are from Venus
"Marcia lives with purposeful passion and her students get extraordinary results in a minimum amount of time."
- Mark Victor Hansen | Co-author, Chicken Soup for the Soul
"Of the over one hundred vendors that American Express uses for on-site training, your ratings rank you as our #1 trainer."
- | American Express
"Your appearance before our group was extremely informative, funny and topical. Our members found your discussion as terrific as we hoped! In fact, you left them begging for more."
- | Meeting Professionals International