The Necessity of Renewal: Taking a Break to Get to Your Breakthrough

Season 5, Episode 2

Guest: Haydee Antezana, CEO, Haydee Antezana International

When your soul feels restless, your spirit needs to breathe. Haydee Antezana, CEO of Haydee Antezana International, shares how to reinvent yourself through the process of intentional renewal.

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Meet Our Guest

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Haydee Antezana

Born in a third-world country, Haydee lived on four continents by age 10, learning how to thrive amidst disruption. From being L’Oréal's youngest director to owning retail and manufacturing enterprises, Haydee embodies resilience and triumph over adversity. 

Her book, Packaged For Success, reached #1 Amazon bestseller in 11 categories. As a CSP-Certified Speaking Professional (held by 12% of speakers globally) and a certified Reinvention practitioner (150 worldwide), her expertise has impacted global audiences over 24 years.

Her high-energy, powerful content and practical solutions keynotes and workshops will captivate you and your audience. 

Her most cherished achievement? Giving birth to twins at age 47. In her spare time, she enjoys dancing to everything '80s, delights in Costco shopping and loves her life in the Temecula wine region of SoCal with her family, two golden doodles and a Ninja cat!

Connect with Haydee

Instagram: @haydeeantezana


More About Our Host

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Courtney Stanley

Courtney believes that transforming past experiences into impactful conversations through raw, authentic storytelling challenges the status quo, connects people from all walks of life and results in great change for the world.

  • Courtney is the youngest member to have ever been elected to Meeting Professionals International’s (MPI) International Board of Directors.
  • She is the recipient of Smart Meetings’ Entrepreneur Award,
  • MeetingsNet’s Changemaker Award, the Association for Women in Events (AWE) Disruptor Award, the MPI Chairman’s Award and MPI RISE Award.
  • Named Collaborate and Connect Magazine’s 40 under 40 and a Meetings Today Trendsetter.
  • Recognized as one of the event industry’s most impactful change-makers.
  • Serves on the Events Industry Sexual Harassment Task Force, AWE’s Board of Directors, MPI’s Women’s Advisory Board, is a Meetings Mean Business Ambassador and is the co-founder of the award-winning movement, #MeetingsToo.
  • Named as a 2020 Meetings Trendsetter by Meetings Today.

Connect with Courtney:

Instagram: @courtneyonstage
Twitter: @courtneyonstage


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About the author
Courtney Stanley

Courtney is a keynote speaker, writer, podcaster and career success coach with a background in experience design, community engagement and leadership development. Courtney is the host of Meetings Today’s “Dare to Interrupt,” a podcast that provides a platform for the event, hospitality and tourism industry’s most influential and successful women to share their stories of adversity and success, unfiltered.