Meet Dr. Rita
Dr. Rita Lustgarten is a global thought leader, business growth strategist, leadership expert, social activist and philanthropist. She is CEO and founder of Women on the Leading Edge, Inc., a global leadership firm providing high level mentorship, executive leadership coaching, strategic and brand consulting and transformational programs in business and leadership development for high achieving women and women of influence. She inspires women to go beyond where they presently are, unleashing their creative potential as leaders and thereby attaining greater levels of significance, influence and affluence.
For over 25 years, her company has been changing women’s lives. Whether it be in the Fortune 500 companies, or with women entrepreneurs around the globe, her company is empowering women to define themselves from the inside out, unleashing the creative potential in themselves, their business and organizations. In empowering women to be authentically engaged in purposeful work that actualizes their unique calling, their success is ensured. Her company helps women to embrace their financial and leadership power, up-level their lifestyle, make an extraordinary living while making a significant difference in the world. This powerfully distinguishes them in the market place. She inspires women’s commitment to achievement and contribution. She is masterful at empowering women on a global level to leverage their talents and skills, build lucrative businesses, become the defining difference in the marketplace, and leave their mark on the world.
She is an advisor to top leaders in the financial, retail, environmental and non-profit industries, along with a number of celebrities. Through her international experience, Dr. Rita has come to know well, the deep threads of similarities that bring women together in their fight for voice, visibility, greater relevance, influence, contribution and in fulfilling their deep desire to make a difference. She has also come to know the transformation required for women to come to leadership mastery and become groundbreaking political, social and economic forces for inspiring world change. Her work elevates women’s financial and leadership power and helps women transform their lives from the inside out resulting in greater credibility, visibility influence, global reach and income.
She realized a long time ago that to become truly successful you need to become a leader in your own right and that influence is at the heart of leadership.
Dr. Rita’s company, Women on the Leading Edge, Inc. is dedicated to advancing women’s leadership, cultivating female world leaders, and helping women rise to higher levels of influence across all industries and sectors.
Dr. Rita is a keynote speaker and travels the world giving motivational talks on women’s empowerment and leadership. She is known for her ground breaking Global Leadership Summits and her Global Leadership Academy for Women of Influence. She is also the founder of the Women’s Global Think Tank.