Motivational Speaker & Queen of Events
Born in Hong Kong, raised in England and now residing in Los Angeles, Didi Wong is a multi award winning international speaker, serial entrepreneur and angel investor with expertise in the industries of entrepreneur education, event planning, public speaking, mentoring, interior design and real estate.
Didi is the Founder and CEO of multiple businesses including The Yes Academy, “the Premier Entrepreneur School”, a results and success driven educational program for entrepreneurs and mothers, focusing on confidence, connections and cash flow. Social Spotlight Events, a special events company focusing on fundraising where Didi leverages her relationship capital for philanthropic endeavors by introducing influencers and celebrities to top billion dollar brands like Lexus and Nestle and charitable organizations in initiating multi-million dollar deals. Didi and her husband Michael own an interior design company J2D2 Designs, where they have completed full multi-million dollar renovations with the design focus on their signature transitional style and Feng Shui. They are also seasoned real estate investors.
Didi’s multiple civic and philanthropic affiliations include sitting on the board of Cedars Sinai Hospital’s Obstetrics Patient and Family Care Council, sitting on the Millennial board of the Unstoppable Foundation and a Partner with Girl Up, a United Nations Foundation.
Didi is a judge on the #1 digital record-breaking business show “Entrepreneur Elevator Pitch.” She is also currently filming the feature movie documentary “Impact” about her life as a public speaker, due to be released in late 2019.
She is a best selling author with her co-authored book “Success Breakthroughs” with Jack Canfield. She has appeared on NBC, ABC, CBS, Bravo, E! and Fox Affiliates. She was recently featured as a top entrepreneur in The Wall Street Journal.
Didi is the recipient of the highest level award of “Women of the Decade for Entrepreneurship and Venture Capital” from the Women Economic Forum that has 800 Chapters all over the world. She has also been honored to speak at the Global Entrepreneurship Initiative at the United Nations, New York City.
Her super powers lie in the fact that she manages her four children under the age of eight, including a set of identical twins and all five of her businesses, always with a smile on her face. Didi says, “Raising four kind, respectful and all- rounded humans is truly more challenging than managing a multi-million dollar company!”