Johannesburg, South Africa – 07-13-2022 –

Cherie Eilertsen, International Keynote Speaker, Author, Master Certified Executive, Business & Sales Coach, was recently selected as Top International Speaker of the Year for 2022 by the International Association of Top Professionals (IAOTP) for her outstanding leadership, dedication and commitment to professional speaking.

While inclusion with the International Association of Top Professionals is an honor, only a few members in each discipline are chosen for this distinction. These special honorees are distinguished based on their professional accomplishments, academic achievements, leadership abilities, other affiliations and contributions to their communities. All honorees are invited to attend the IAOTP’s annual awards gala at the end of this year for a night to honor their achievements.

With more than 30 years of professional experience as a successful International Speaker, Cherie has certainly proven herself as accomplished and she is an expert in the field. She is a dynamic results-driven leader who has demonstrated success and advancement throughout her entire career.

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Cherie Eilertsen is a highly regarded entrepreneur and business professional who has trained and coached tens of thousands of South African business people within the biggest brands throughout the country. She has a blue-chip clientele base of local and global companies.

Cherie provides insight and purpose for entrepreneurs, delegates and business professionals through her: Sales Workshops, Power Speakers Academy, Keynote Presentations, and International Business Programs. With these entrepreneurial skills and strategies, Cherie also offers globally competitive leadership training with a future focus on businesses and business professionals.

Cherie has extensive experience with executive coaching, leadership development, entrepreneurship, public speaking, management consulting, strategy, training, change management, business coaching, personal development, marketing, team building, consulting, business strategy, organizational development, employee training, business planning, recruiting, marketing strategy, negotiation, employee engagement, and executive development.

Before embarking on her professional career path, Cherie studied teaching and served as a lecturer for highly gifted school leavers. She is a former TV Presenter and also consulted to South Africa’s largest banks, as a professional speaker and trainer. She addressed tens of thousands of delegates during that consultancy.

Her impressive repertoire of previous roles involves Cherie launching a property investment company that grew to almost 200 member offices throughout South Africa. Cherie was also selected from a worldwide stable of speakers to present the “Across the Millennium Predictive Study” across the United Kingdom & commissioned by the UK financial service industry under the IIB, as part of their millennium celebrations.

Furthermore, Cherie is the author of several real estate marketing books. As a professional speaker she has worked globally across almost every industry and has shared the stage with Michael Douglas, Mel Gibson, Dr Phil, Brooke Shields, Charlie Sheen, Jessica Simpson, and a former President of South Africa. Cherie was recently invited back to the United Kingdom and to Australia as a speaker in July 2022.

Throughout her illustrious career, Cherie has received many awards, accolades and was recognized worldwide for her expertise as a professional speaker. This year she is being considered for a feature article in TIP (Top Industry Professionals) Magazine and for the Empowered Woman of the Year Award given by the International Association of Top Professionals (IAOTP).

Cherie Eilertsen will be honored for her distinction as Top International Speaker of the Year for 2022 at IAOTP’s Annual Awards Gala being held at the Bellagio Hotel in Las Vegas this December and she will also be featured on the famous Nasdaq Billboard in Times Square, NYC during Fashion Week. Cherie was included as a Who’s Who awardee in South Africa.

The President of IAOTP, Stephanie Cirami, stated “We are honored to have Cherie as part of the IAOTP family. She is brilliant at what she does, has tremendous foresight in business and her skills and accomplishments are unmatched. We felt she would be an amazing asset to our network of professionals. We are looking forward to meeting her at the Annual Awards Gala this year.”

Looking back, Cherie attributes her success to her perseverance, her enthusiasm and originality and her passion of helping entrepreneurs and companies improve and grow.

When not working, she enjoys spending time with her family and friends, and traveling. For the future, Cherie will continue to address business owners globally at sold out seminars, online events and will provide online coaching from wherever she is in the world.