Odette is a professional speaker, author and business coach for entrepreneurs who want to make serious money in their business and create the life they truly desire. Her first business, at the age of 27, started from a whim and grew into a seven-figure success story. Odette has won numerous awards in the past 22 years in Academia and Business including Entrepreneur of the Year (1994), Stevie Award Women in Business-Female Entrepreneur of the Year (2015), and is nominated for the RBC Canadian Women Entrepreneur of the Year (2015). Odette has written two books: "Profit Domination: How Successful Women Get on Top and Stay There -- 201 Rules for the Road," and an account of her personal tragedies while building Women on Top in her most recent book, "Paralyzed: Getting Past the Excuses of Why You Aren't Successful”. Odette holds a Black Belt in Karate and lives in Toronto, Canada with her two teenage daughters.