An innovative entrepreneur and avid student of human potential, Celeste Jonson is known as an energizing and motivating force. She's an expert at helping you expand your vision of your potential and power and then inspiring you to transform your possibilities into realities.
Ms. Jonson is the Chief Operating Officer of celeste jonson international, inc., a professional development company created to facilitate intentional and optimal leading. She has 20+ years of experience in television, radio and sports sales and marketing as well as management with General Motors and other Fortune 100 companies. Her work in markets like New York, Chicago, Los Angeles, Washington DC and Atlanta contributes to her ability to understand, engage with and serve a wide range of clients.
For more than two years she traveled with internationally known motivational speaker Les Brown. They frequently teamed up speaking and training all over the country in addition to having co-hosted a weekly talk radio show in Chicago. She currently hosts her own nationally syndicated radio show called "Focus on Women" airing in 70 markets around the country. Additionally, she's involved in professional, civic and spiritual arenas as well as a member of the National Speakers Association. She also contributes her leadership training expertise to nations around the world through mission trips. In 2005 she trained leaders in Ghana, West Africa and provided Peak Performance Training for Leaders in Kenya, East Africa in 2006.
Celeste is the author of a series of 10 books including D.A.R.E. to Succeed, Mastering Your Image, Essential People Skills, It's All In Your Mind and New Balance and others; co-author of Give Stress a Rest, and is launching a series of CD's to complement each book in 2010.
Her training for and running in the New York City Marathon provided her with a wealth of insight on how to find and cultivate the winner inside of her-the same winner inside of you. She uses those life lessons learned to inspire you to develop a winning spirit and become a champion in your own life.
Celeste's powerful, yet engaging and personable style has touched people in astounding ways. Her empowering message and spirit of hope will leave you with a renewed hunger and eagerness to achieve. When you "experience" Celeste, you will be motivated to be more thoughtful, deliberate and focused in your daily choices taking your productivity and, indeed, your life to the next level!