Marcia Wieder, CEO of Dream University® and Founder of The Meaning Institute is a thought leader on visionary thinking. She is known for her unique approach in blending depth and levity and her ability to bridge inner and outer concepts, in a very practical but unique and entertaining style.
She was also able to further spread her passion for dreaming as a columnist for the San Francisco Chronicle and Huffington Post, where she urges readers to take “The Great Dream Challenge.” As a pioneer in the coaching industry, she developed a methodology and has certified Dream Coaches worldwide bringing her currently to battered women’s shelters, prisons and corporations. She lives in Southern California where she is pursuing her dream of living near the water, balancing work and play, with much more emphasis on play.
With over thirty years of speaking, training and coaching experience, her inspiring message has touched audiences from 80-8000 for corporations such as AT&T, Gap and American Express, as well as entrepreneurial organizations. Whether teaching at the Stanford Business School, speaking to executives in China, or addressing young women at Girl Scout Camps, her riveting message impacts audiences worldwide.
Appearing several times on Oprah, The Today show, and in her own PBS-TV special, she is a best-selling author of 15 books all dedicated to achieving your dreams. As past president of the National Association of Women Business Owners, she was in the White House where she assisted three former U.S. presidents, Ronald Reagan, Jimmy Carter and George Bush Sr.
Marcia gives speeches and inspiring workshops on dream achievement, team building and visionary thinking. Her most requested titles include:
- Dreaming is Serious Business
- Real Results through Visionary Leadership
- Tapping Innovation & Creativity
- Passion and Productivity
- Create Your Dream Life: On Your Way in 1-Day