Dr. Marissa, celebrity host of the 2016 Podcast of the Year Top 10 in Health Award winning show "Take My Advice, I'm Not Using It: Get Balanced with Dr. Marissa" is an organizational psychologist, speaking and consulting all over the world motivating individuals and organizations to be happy 88% of the time. Winner of the 2014 Asian Heritage Award, 2012 Asian Entrepreneur of the Year Award and the 2017 Iconic Women Creating a Better World for All, she is a sought after Global Thought Leader. Dr. Marissa’s newest book “8 Ways to Happiness from Wherever You Are” increases the splatter zone for her message of Hope and Happiness for the Planet. Peace In and Peace Out --the Asian Oprah
Price Range: $500 and up
Gig Length: 20 - 4800 minutes
Languages: Chinese, English
Insurance: $1,000,000 - Consulting
What to Expect
Dr. Marissa has a unique ability to connect, inspire, educate and entertain any audience with her relatable stories and humor. Frank Motek from KFI 1050 who was the moderator of a large 5000 plus Small Business Vendor Fair at the LA Convention Center said that I was the only speaker who within 1 minute had the very large talkative crowd quiet and attentive...he was amazed!
Introduced to Oprah as 'the Asian Oprah', Dr. Marissa wants everyone to be happy 88% of the time, so she shares Life Balance tools that give you a Peace/Piece of her Mind and her Heart!
Introducing Marissa Pei, Ph.D. an Inspirational Speaker teaching world-wide on Life Balance Hope and How to be Happy 88% of the time, a TV Commentator on Discovery and Learning Channel, ABC, FOX, an On-Air Personality Celebrity Host of the 2016 Top 10 in Health Podcast of the Year Award show in it’s 6th year called “Take My Advice, I’m Not Using It: Get Balanced with Dr. Marissa” syndicated on CNBC News Radio and IHeartRadio. Her honorable moniker ‘the Asian Oprah’ dubbed by Michael Bernard Beckwith is supported by many past Oprah guests along with winning the 2014 Asian Heritage Award, Business Person of the Year Lotus Award, 2012 Asian Entrepreneur of the Year Award and 2017 Iconic Women Creating a Better World received at the Women’s Economic Forum in India. On the Red Carpet she interviewed Halle Berry, John Travolta Quincy Jones and moonlights as a broadcast journalist in the OC Register, The Sun Newspaper with features in Inc. and Forbes highlighting her expertise in Human Dynamics at Work, Interpersonal Effectiveness and PR/Branding. Dr. Marissa is also a Consulting Psychologist for Fortune 500 companies like Johnson & Johnson, Wells Fargo, Cedars-Sinai, AT&T, Mattel and Toyota for the past 25+ years with Leadership Development/Executive Coaching, Strategic Planning, Teamwork, Valuing Diversity all culminating in More Joy, Less Stress and More Success at Work. Her favorite job is being a single mom to 2 beautiful girls. Obviously ‘Don’t Die Wondering!’ is her life motto!
Additional Booking Notes
Want More Joy and less Stress in your Organization? Are you a leader/HR wondering...
How can I improve communication and understanding between individuals, units, divisions, levels so costly conflict is minimized?
How can I encourage creativity and commitment when it seems like people don't care anymore?
How can we move beyond getting more done with less?
How can I improve bottom line results when budgets are shrinking and morale is at an all time low?
How can we address valuing diversity and stop harassment, sex and all other kinds in a meaningful way without shutting people down?
How can we bridge the gap between generational differences in attitude and communication?
How can we up the Trust Factor when employees don't feel valued?
How can we JUST Get Along?!
Dr. Marissa is available for:
1. Keynote Speaker at Large Conference or All Company Event with an inspirational talk that leaves the audience with some practical tools to use afterwards at work after gaining understanding of some normal and yet illogical, common sense is uncommon, human tendencies at work.
2. Retreat/Workshop for entire company/organization or divisions along any of the following themes*:
Communication, Conflict and Commitment The 3 C's of More Joy and Less Stress at Work
Teamwork: Why Can't We JUST Get Along?
Effective Leadership...Not an Oxymoron
You are NOT the Boss of Me! How to manage unmanageable people?
Learning Organization...Celebrating Successes and Learning from the Past
Work/Life Balance: Jump Off that Hamster Wheel into Balanced Living
Half-Day and Full Day Sessions that include a full needs assessment and co-design of material with various stakeholders 3 months prior to the event which includes design revisions, implementation and full debrief with formal recommendation presentation for follow-through by leadership and stakeholders
Executive Coaching for technically brilliant interpersonally challenged leaders.
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