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ivolukasheadshotIvo is an entrepreneur and angel investor who has a track record in building successful businesses. Currently, Ivo is the CEO/Founder of 24Notion. 24Notion is the first integrated marketing/digital PR & lifestyle agency with a special emphasis on giving back to the global communities. With a broad understanding the art of non-traditional marketing, new media, communications, and social influence. 24Notion ranked #12 in Corporate Philanthropy nominated by Business Journal Book of List.

Ivo has over 18+ years of experience in building and maintaining an all-integrated brand, marketing, digital, and technology power for Fortune 500/1000 companies. She builds unique offline/online marketing/technology businesses from the ground up with a track record in bringing in the bottom-line results.

Prior to launching her own agency, she joined the prestigious 3rd largest Global Public Relations and Communications company as the global Vice President Marketing /PR/Digital of the agency. Within the agency, she founded the Global Creative marketing Group and the Digital Group. During her tenure, she led a global initiative that expanded beyond the Asia Pacific, European, Latin America and North American markets.

She won a few awards and was nominated as the Female 2.0 Founder of the year; 40 under 40 of Portland Business Journal; Women of Influence; Portland Business Journal Innovation award; Huffington Post “Passionistas”- women of influence; Top women in business Twitter must follows; NAAMBA Global Emerging Leaders under 40; Digital/Multicultural Entrepreneur of the week by MMTC; Top Executive of Cambridge Who’s Who; Interactive Media Awards-Outstanding achievement awards, PR News Corporate social responsibility Awards, Excellence Award winner of best Authenticity of fresh innovative idea/category, Innovative Grant finalist. Most recently she won the International Women Entrepreneur Award by Global Stevie Awards

She is an advocate and sits on the board of many non-profit organizations that encourage the empowerment of next-generation leaders. Previously, she was part of the advisory board(volunteering her time) for the last years, Ivo served in ACM-W (NW regional women in computing and other girls in technology advancements). Most recently, Ivo was asked to speak at the U.S. Department of State about empowering women in the Middle East and North Africa through technology (the Techgirls initiative). Ivo is passionate about leading, nurturing, and mentoring the next generation, especially young girls, who are aspiring to be in technology. She is the advocate of encouraging positive, inspiring, and improving lives of young girls to gain an entrepreneurial spirit and leadership skills.

In her downtime, she speaks, moderate & participate in many conversations in the field of entrepreneurship, technology, STEM, start-up, innovation, women in business, and others. She sits on many STEM and entrepreneurship advisory boards.

watch her TEDx: Be different and make a difference

Connect with her via twitter @MsSonicflare  and on Linkedin

 

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