STEPHANIE SPEAKS INTERNATIONAL

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MEET  MS. STEPHANIE A'NEITRA WATSON

SPEAKER - FACILITATOR - MODERATOR - PANELIST - PRESENTER - ENTREPRENEUR- MC - PLANNER - MOTIVATOR- PR-PROFESSIONAL 

STEPHANIE A. WATSON
Professional Biography ( 1996-2015 )


Celebrating 19 Years In Business.

#God'sGratefulGirl


2013 SISTAH'S MINISTRY INTERNATIONAL
" 2013 BUSINESS WOMAN OF THE YEAR AWARD "
" 2013 SPIRIT OF DETROIT AWARD "


 Ms. Watson's passion, creativity and affinity for event management and planning began in 1988 as she entered her Freshman year at the campus of WMU- Western Michigan University where she planned, facilitated and managed events for the BAS Dept. and participated in an array of activities i.e. student recruitment efforts, student ambassadorship, fashion show choreography, university affairs and held office in various business oriented organizations while pursuing her degree in higher education from her freshman year to graduation. She was most recognized for planning the visiting scholar affairs, youth summer science programs, University VIP collaborations and various student activities while serving in Leadership roles at WMU. As a young adult beginning at the age of 18 she embraced her destiny and love for leadership, helping others and the pursuit of innovation personally and professionally.

 

Stephanie A. Watson is the President & CEO and Innovative Visionary of DZS Savvy Event Planning, Design, PR & Consulting Company | DZS U.S.A. The Company: Marketing, Training & Development, Business Consulting & Speaking Company established in 1996. 


Ms. Watson has developed a plethora of affiliate businesses of DZS over the past 19 years in business; inclusive of, but not limited to: The Business Strategist, a business development and enhancement company. The Workshop Suite | D3P:: DZS Promo | PR | Publicity + Marketing; an event planning, entrepreneur and business consulting, training, advising, and promotions company, Professional Entrepreneurs:: Nationwide: a social media networking and business exchange company, The LAB ( Ladies About Business ): a virtual networking group of stellar business women, Spectacular Speakers Worldwide: a plethora of optimal speakers networking and interacting, The Planner Suite Nationwide; a virtual networking and resource sharing spot for planners nationwide, DZS Business Consulting; a company specializing in offering professional business enhancement and advising services, customer service, sales training and virtual administrator services, Destination Weddings, Events & Soirees' by DZS: a destination wedding, event and soiree planning /design company- The Destination Affiliate of DZS Savvy Event Design Co. and The Shower Chateau: an upscale baby and bridal shower design company for the savvy bride and mom-2-be, DGG; a collaborative group of professional women aimed at embracing, uplifting and enlightening women and DZS Posh! Décor; an all inclusive decorating company for corporate, private and social affairs, Flowers With Bling; A Silk Floral Bouquet & Design Co., Tea Parties With Style: A Traveling Tea Party Co.,  Oh! That's So Pretty Parties -Pretty Parties for Girls with a Purpose with a touch of education, etiquette and fun, “ Poised-2- Perfection” A Business & Social Etiquette Consulting Co., Spectacular Speakers Worldwide : social media virtual networking for professional speakers & Rep That Model: educating models to learn about the Business aspects of Modeling. Her other successes include 700 + events professionally planned in her 18+ year tenure with a professional clientele extending into the hundreds.

 

Ms. Watson received her Bachelor of Arts Degree in Organizational Communications and Journalism from Western Michigan University in 1992.  Additionally, she has completed graduate work in the Human Resources Industry at Marygrove College and has attended a plethora of educational seminars in Leadership, Corporate Conference and Meeting Planning, Social Media Networking, Team Building, Marketing/PR & Business Etiquette & Sales.


Ms. Watson has earned certificates in higher and further education in the Healthcare industry and as a Certified Destination Wedding Specialist from Love Mexico Weddings and Wedding Planner Certificates from Consultant & Director certificates from Wedding MBA, FABJOBS & Wedding Solutions collectively. Additionally, Ms. Watson has been certified as "Train The Trainer" in the healthcare arena.


Ms. Watson was awarded The Spirit of Detroit Award ( City of Detroit ) and Business Woman of The Year Award ( Sistah's Ministry International-Community Organization ) and has over 18 years of progressively successful experience collectively in corporate sales, public speaking, marketing, training, community relations, meeting, conference  and event planning. She planned, provided event design and event management for " An Afternoon of Pink Awareness : Cancer Fundraiser & Silent Auction " (Michigan ) for 3 times, and The Tatisa Joiner Foundation Cancer Gala ( Chicago ). Ms. Watson co-produced and designed "Pamper The Bride Bridal Expo": (5 expos ) A Michigan Based Bridal Show- co-sponsored by GetMarried.com, WeddingSolutions.com, Macy's Wedding Registry, MissNowMrs.com and Premier Bride Magazine. Ms Watson served as the marketing/vendor director for Romantic Wedding Essence Bridal Show, Regional Sales Director (MI) for WeddingSolutions.com and was a former Planning Committee Member: American Diabetes Association “Commitment For A Cure” Gala and most recently holds the role of Director of Special Events for the Social Media Association of Michigan's Association Conferences & Retreat.

 

Ms. Watson has provided PR & Promotions for "Mind Talk" ( LIVE Talk Show ) featuring Professor Victoria Mayberry; former Relationship Expert For Ebony Magazine, (Michigan) Beauty From Head To Toe (5 Southern State Conference Tour), L’ Renee ( Recording Artist ) “Reflections” Concert, (Michigan) Families Who Support Breast Cancer Survivors. "An Afternoon of PINK Awareness" Cancer Fundraisers, Luncheons & Silent Auctions Nationwide, (Virginia/ Michigan ) Black & White Fashion Ball ( Michigan ), Fit For The King Christian Conference (Michigan), Sistaz Snap Women’s Empowerment Conference, (North Carolina) Michigan Hair & Trade Show, (Michigan) Western Michigan University Bronco Bash, Changing Oasis-Life Coaching, Chicago Chix’s Virtual Boutique ( Chicago ), Fruit Fantasy-Fruit Artistry (Michigan ) & National Theatrical Productions ( Michigan, Chicago, Los Angeles), Exclusively Bella: Fine Arts & Fashion FB Magazine ( Nationwide ) & Astaia Collections (Michigan).  

 

Ms. Watson has held active memberships in the following organizations: National Association of Professional Women, National Association of Business Women Owners, Society For Marketing Professional Services, Women In Communications, American Marketing Association, MICC- Michigan International Chamber of Commerce, NAPW-National Association of Professional Women, MPI- Meeting Planners International, MWBE- Minority Women Business Enterprise, ASAE- The Center For Association Leadership, International Network of Wedding & Event Designers, Michigan Association of Female Entrepreneurs, Michigan Wedding & Event Professionals, Small Business Association of Michigan, National Association of Female Executives, U.S. Women’s Chamber of Commerce, Coordinator’s Corner, Onyx Women & Association For Wedding Professionals International.

 

Ms. Watson has been a speaker for the “ Love Mexico “ Conference in Riviera Maya, Mexico and “ Latino Americano de Bodas de Destino Congreso “ in Playa Del Carmen, Mexico. Ms. Watson was a virtual  speaker for the " Glamorous Getaway "  Beauty, Swag & Success Empowerment Pre-Conferenceat the Disney Resort in Orlando, FL Social Media Association of Michigan ( SMAMi ) Annual Conference & Retreat in Michigan,

( AWAOA )Aspiring Writers Association of Michigan - Writers Conference and has also been featured as a keynote speaker for “Empowering Women For Change Series Part I “ for the Ovaleye “ Back To Business Building Summit“ Online Conference ( Virtual ), Michigan Business Network ( Virtual ), STYLES in the City Fashion Conference & Expo for fashion professionals, stylists, photographers and designers in Detroit, Michigan, keynote speaker for the University of Michigan-Detroit Alumni Association in Detroit, Michigan, keynote speaker for Alma College ( SIFE ) Leadership Organization in Alma, Michigan, keynote speaker for Southeastern Michigan Entrepreneur Association in Southfield, Michigan, keynote speaker for Insurance Association of Metropolitan Detroit, speaker for Aspiring Writer's Association of Michigan's Weekend Conference in Flint, Michigan, keynote speaker at Karen L. Donald - Empowering Women For Change Luncheon in Dearborn, Michigan, keynote speaker for the ACW ( American Christian Writers ) in Detroit, Michigan and Living In Full Empowerment Women's Conference at Ashland Theological Seminary in Southfield, Michigan, 


Additionally, Ms. Watson has served as the  Co-Host for “The Wedding Information Show”, a featured guest presenter on BLOG Talk Radio Shows: WEA (Women Entrepreneurs of America) "Business As Usual For An Entrepreneur "- based in Indiana & " Great Minds Think Alike" based in North Carolina both aired Nationwide, “ Konversations With Karen” based in Michigan aired Nationwide and “ The Talk Lately Show” Radio Show based in Maryland, “ Champion Central “ Talk Radio based in Virginia and " Write The Vision: Raizin The Praiz " Radio Show based in Michigan

 

Additionally, Ms. Watson has commentated and been an MC for: RUNWAY:  Fashion Show and Michigan Hair & Trade Show, and a contributing blogger for BExcellent Inc.  Real Sisters Rising ( helping women find the diamond in their destiny), Koinonia Business Women Newsletter, 100% Woman-Business & Coaching Ethics, Bridalspace.com, Coordinatorscorner.com and  she has been featured in the following publications: Small Businesses Doing It Better ,The Detroit News, Detroit Free Press, Michigan Chronicle, Michigan Citizen, Illinois Voice, Voist Magazine, ShelenaDiva.com, FashionZing.com, WCHB 1400 Radio Station & Channel 4 WDIV TV.

 

As a "WebStylist"  Ms. Watson has designed professional and stylish websites for: Families Who Support Breast Cancer Survivors, Inc., Halo's Beauty Experience Salon, RTT Personal Trainer Fitness, Fit For The King Christian Conference, Chicago Chix Virtual Boutique, Timeless Entertainment DJ/ Lighting, Pamper The Bride Expo, Custom Lampshades & More, SWAGG Sheila - Breast Cancer Movement, Zaria's Boutique Worldwide, La'de Girls Mentoring Group,  KNisha Presents Event Planning , Restless Stylz Events, Michigan Hair & Trade Show, The Cookin Diva, LLC and Greater Heights Coaching & Professional Development.

 

Ms. Watson‘s clients include : actress Vivica A. Fox with " Jolie " magazine launch party, The Cleveland Ohio Toast New Years Weekend Party, McKenzie High School 10 Year Reunion, Southfield Chamber of Commerce Taste Fest, Western Michigan University, Life Coach-Audrey Woodley ( Chicago ), Award Winning Author, Sylvia Hubbard, Author Kai Heru, Joyful Treats Catering Company, Diamond Essence Couture Boutique, Social Media Association of Michigan, Nurse Leann Watson, Henry Ford Academy School For Creative Studies, University Prep Academy, Fortune 100 Pharmaceutical Companies, Michigan Hospitals, Hospices and Physicians, Non-Profit & Corporate Sectors, Higher Education Institutions, countless other companies, organizations, professionals and clients. 


* Ms. Watson is available For Nationwide - Motivational, Business, Etiquette, Event Planning & Inspirational Speaking Engagements. She is also available for MC & Facilitator Conference & Event Hosting, Event Planning, Design & Management Planning & Styling, Event Planner & Entrepreneur Workshops & Seminars & Trainings, PR, Marketing & Promotions, On-Site Assessments and Employee Morale Enhancement Seminars & “Funshops” TM. 


Websites

www.mzsavvypr.com

www.dzseventdesign.com

www.theworkshopsuite.com 


" The information you shared with us was great! I like the interactive nature of your presentation and the role play at the end. It was a lot of fun! Thanks again! " 

Dr. Z. Allen

President- Southeastern Michigan Business Association

 

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Styles In The City Fashion Conference & Expo. { see video frames 21-25  } for Stephanie Speaks International

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Conference Presenter
Detroit, Michigan

Conference Presenter
Playa Del Carmen /Riviera Maya, Mexico

The Sistah's Ministry International
Business Woman Of The Year Awardee { August 2013 }

  Keynote Speaker
Southeast Michigan Entrepreneur Association

Etiquette Workshops & Sessions

Facilitating - Southfield, Michigan

 Etiquette Workshops & Sessions