Author, Motivational Speaker, Founder and CEO, Essence of Being,Inc.
Burge Smith-Lyons is founder and CEO of Essence of Being, Inc. For more than 36 years, she has helped thousands of men, women, children and companies globally with healing, self-development, communication techniques, relationships, abundance, team building, and leadership development. She specializes in helping people identify their "Bubble Talk" — subconscious negative self-talk that blocks them from achieving what they want in life.
Burge is an international bestselling author, motivational speaker, DISC Certified Instructor, relationship and communications expert. She is the founder of The Healing Forest Foundation, Inc., member of Women’s Speaker Bureau, IWLA, advisory board member of Women’s Network, TV host and Peace Ambassador with the Global Peace Initiative and the WIN and prosperity partner for Women’s Prosperity Network.
She is a world class speaker on stages with Kevin Harrington (Shark Tank), Sharon Lechter (Rich Dad , Poor Dad, Think and Grow Rich for Women), Michael Gerber (E-Myth), Loral Langemeier, and Marianne Williamson.
She has taught thousands of people around the world and has hubs in Atlanta, Miami, Ft. Lauderdale, Asheville, Boston, Rhode Island, Canada, and Malaysia. She is expanding into India and China.
Telling Your Truth with Compassion, and Effective Communication Techniques