Sheri is a wife, mother, daughter, and entrepreneur and we all know this is not easy, but she’s figured out how to make it simple. As an Empowerment Speaker, Personal Development/Leadership Coach, and Life Strategist, she works with high achievers to make choices that lead to less stress, more clarity, and internal peace. With her 9 Exponential Living Principles, she helps herself and others to stop spending 100% of our time on 10% of who we are®. She would love each of you to join her on this journey of Exponential Living®.Riley served as Founder and Chief Pa
Sheri is a wife, mother, daughter, and entrepreneur and we all know this is not easy, but she’s figured out how to make it simple. As an Empowerment Speaker, Personal Development/Leadership Coach, and Life Strategist, she works with high achievers to make choices that lead to less stress, more clarity, and internal peace. With her 9 Exponential Living Principles, she helps herself and others to stop spending 100% of our time on 10% of who we are®. She would love each of you to join her on this journey of Exponential Living®.
Riley served as Founder and Chief Partnership Strategist of GLUE® Inc, where she spent 17 years establishing the GLUE brand as the premiere agency for “developing profitable partnerships for products and personalities” by utilizing the company’s platinum level access, relationships, resources and intellectual capital to develop and implement “partnerships that stick.” Riley’s client list includes blue chip businesses, professional athletes, non-profit organizations and celebrities like: CVS/pharmacy, BMW, Crown Royal/Diageo, T-Mobile, The Atlanta Hawks, NBA Entertainment, Usher’s New Look Foundation, Alonzo Mourning Charities, The Ludacris Foundation, BET Networks, Chevy, Liquid Soul Media, WNBA, Turner Network Television (TNT), Outkast, Champ Sports, Converse, NIKE, and many more. Riley’s success closing deals, managing high-powered relationships, and creatively focusing on “win-win” outcomes.
Riley received her start in the entertainment industry over twenty years ago at Trevel Productions, a management and production company owned by the late, great Gerald Levert. She then moved on to run the marketing at LaFace Records where her innovative approach to marketing and partnerships helped introduce the world to some of the most influential, multi-platinum artists of the 90’s including Usher, TLC, Toni Braxton, Outkast. The creative marketing campaigns she developed led to international exposure for these artists, which included strategic partnerships with NBC, NBA, Boys & Girls Club of America, Sega, and the sale of over 30 million albums worldwide.
Riley’s expertise and unique abilities continue to be celebrated and recognized with honors such as:
• National Sales Network’s Business Service Award
• Finalist for the America Marketing Association’s AMY Awards
• The Atlanta Business League’s Creative Style Award
• One of the Top 25 Women in Atlanta by Rolling Out Magazine
• Female Business Owner of the Year Award from NABFEME
• Atlanta USA Magazine’s Best Female Executive in the Entertainment Industry Award
• Imani Magazine’s Most Admirable Entrepreneur
• Outstanding State Citizen by the State of Georgia’s Secretary of State
Riley is an instructor for Steve Harvey’s Radical Success Institute. She has participated as a keynote speaker or panelist for Steve Harvey’s Act Like A Success Conference, Steve Harvey Foundation Mentorship Camp, Guatemala’s “Transformational Leadership Week”, California Women’s Conference, National Sales Network Women In Business, National Urban League Annual Conference, WIN Conference, Tuskegee Empowerment Forum, National Black MBA Association, NBA Wives Association, Spelman’s Entertainment & Sports Forum, Empowering Women to Excel III Conference, Ms. Xernona Clayton’s 83rd Birthday Celebration, Breaking the Cycle Conference, the IMPACT Marketing Retreat, the International Music Summit, First Baptist Church of Richmond, KY, Women’s Mission Center, and many more.
She has served as a featured columnist for BlackEnterprise.com and is a Founding partner of Dr. John C Maxwell’s Coaching, Speaking, Training Team. Riley is a graduate of the University of Louisville in Kentucky where she received her BS in Business Administration, and established the Huguely Scholarship Fund. She is a Diamond Life member of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc., an Alumni of the United Way Volunteer Involvement Program, and serves on the Host Committee, Advisory Board or Board of Directors for several organizations including the California Women’s Conference, the YWCA of Greater Atlanta, the BronzeLens Film Festival, the Georgia Entertainment Gala, and the Otis Redding Foundation. Riley loves to read, exercise, and spend time with her husband and two daughters.
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• R.E.A.L. Leadership (Relationships Equipping Attitude Leadership)
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As a Certified John Maxwell Coach, Trainer and Speaker, I offer customized presentations to fit your individual or team’s needs and budget such as:
• Lunch and Learn
• Keynote speech
• Half day and full day workshop/seminar
Sheri Riley is a powerhouse!! Her engaging delivery captivates audiences and her words empower them. I asked her to introduce me for our closing session at a John Maxwell Team training. In less than 5 minutes, she had the audience of 1,000 leaders from around the world listening intently and then on their feet clapping with excitement. I’ve partnered with some of the most influential speakers in the world. This includes John Maxwell, Les Brown, Zig Ziglar, and Brian Tracy. Unique in their own voice, they all have an energy that connects from the stage and Sheri shares that special quality.- Paul Martinelli, President, The John Maxwell Team
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