Venture Capital/Technology, Media, and Animal Care Advisor
Internationally Renowned Social Entrepreneur, Impact Investor, Humanitarian, Best Selling Author, TV Personality and Do Gooder! Wendy Diamond is the CEO and Founder of Women's Entrepreneurship Day Organization (WEDO) as well as #ChooseWOMEN, a non-governmental volunteer organization and global initiative celebrated in 144 countries with the mission to empower women in business and alleviate poverty.
She is an Investor and Advisor in social impact disruptive technologies and women-led businesses in Health Sciences, Renewable Energy, Artificial Intelligence, Blockchain Technology, Fintech and Virtual Reality, including: Producer's Market, RISE Wealth Technologies, LOOK Lateral Art, IPWE, Blocktower Investments, Infinigon Group, SAFE Health App, Farma Trust, Breathometer, IGP Energy, Waggit and SNAKT.
Wendy has authored ten widely celebrated books, garnered three Guinness World Records, and has appeared in media outlets including Oprah, NBC's Today Show, The New York Times and Forbes. She has also been a featured keynote speaker at the United Nations, Davos and Harvard University. Wendy sits on the Boards of Ellis Island Honors Society, World Business Angels Investment Forum (WBAF), Global Women in Blockchain, Humane Society of New York and Grey Muzzle Foundation.
Prior to WEDO, Wendy founded Animal Fair Media, Inc. the premiere pet lifestyle media platform bridging celebrity and pop culture to support animal rescue/welfare when she learned 12 million animals were euthanized annually at that time.