A self-made millionaire by 31, Melissa Hughes is the founder of the Live Rich. Spread Wealth. Global Movement, which is changing the lives of business people worldwide. She is a master business coach, best-selling author, international speaker, and consultant. Her mission: to help entrepreneurs and individuals at large companies to accomplish their business goals (including massive profits) while staying connected to their authentic self, transforming the world, and creating lives of limitless abundance.
Known as The Guru of Implementation®, Melissa’s success, and that of her clients, is a result of her practical, proven systems for business and life success. Her clients include companies across industries like Microsoft, Motorola, ESPN, High Pointe Spa, large healthcare systems, and globally recognized speaker Lisa Nichols, star of the hit film, The Secret, as well as small start-ups and individuals.
Large corporations around the world hire Melissa to advise them on projects and initiatives to the tune of $20 million, and she specializes in helping to ensure culture, communication, project scope, and implementation are successful across divisions, departments, and business units.
Who has presented to companies and at entrepreneurial events, conferences, universities, and associations throughout the U.S. and in Ukraine, Dubai, Costa Rica, Canada, Bali, Tokyo, and Amsterdam, to name a few.
A member of numerous professional organizations such as the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society, Entrepreneur Organization and the Project Management Institute, Melissa is also the founding member of Furman University’s Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc Chapter. She earned her bachelor’s degree in Health and Exercise Science from Furman University and her Master of Science in Health Care Policy and Administration from Mercer University’s Stetson School of Business and Economics. She’s led multi-million-dollar nationwide initiatives to improve systems and patient care in large healthcare organizations and advises her clients on building ultra-successful businesses from the ground up
Thanks to her high-accountability and firm-love coaching style, Melissa’s coaching clients (who number in the thousands) have created massive results in their business and personal lives. Her coaching focuses on inner and outer abundance, success mindset, getting and staying soulfully connected, defining and carrying out your Divine Assignment, and many aspects of business development, from attracting clients to servant-centered sales, to marketing and product creation and systemization.
Melissa, a wife and the mom of a seven-year-old global citizen (who has already been to 14 countries), serves as a board member on the Detroit Chapter of the Entrepreneur Organization. She has worked with leaders, trailblazers, sleeping giants (you might be one!), and entrepreneurs worldwide, helping them live their divine purpose and a full life