DeLores Pressley, International Keynote Motivational Speaker and Executive Life Coach, is dedicated to helping people launch bold, confident, and courageous lives. She is the CEO of DeLores Pressley Worldwide and Founder of the Global Up Woman™ Network, a network and movement to empower and elevate women in business.
As a former elementary school teacher and a pioneer of the plus-size fashion and modeling industry, DeLores has inspired and motivated thousands to leverage their leadership voice, have a powerful presence, and live confidently.
Author of Clean Out the Closets of Your Life, Believe in the Power of You, and Empower, and Co-Author of Oh Yes You Can!, DeLores is also a contributing writer for Smart Business Magazine. Her story has been touted in Speaker, Glamour, Washington Post, Black Enterprise, Inside Business, Essence, Ebony, and Marie Claire magazines.
DeLores is the host of her new TV show, “A Purposeful Life.” She is a frequent media guest and has been interviewed on every major network, including Entertainment Tonight and OPRAH.
She has spoken in England, Barbados, Puerto Rico, for the Turks and Caicos Government, and in hundreds of U.S. locations. Her client sampling includes Coca-Cola, Roche Pharmaceuticals, Procter and Gamble (P & G), Union Pacific Railroad, Nationwide, American Heart Association, Timken, Kirby Vacuum, and Bakersfield Women’s Conference.