'Akia is a firestorm of a leader and passionate mentor that supports and builds strong businesses"

"No man is an island."  And knowing what steps to take next on your journey towards growth and greatness are not always common sense.  My commitment to you is that I will work with you in order to help you get clear on where you want to take this, get productive and then get results by illuminating the cracks.  I am just as invested in your success as you are and will hold your hand as you do the work.  Just by you being HERE I know that you are invested.   Your determination coupled with my skill set as a Certified Business Coach and NLP Sales Practitioner will give you the advantage you need to dominate your market.

PUBLIC SPEAKER

NLP SALES TRAINER

CERTIFIED BUSINESS COACH

HUFFINGTON POST CONTRIBUTOR

Akia, a Bronx native and the product of a single parent household has not let the concrete jungle dim her light. 
 
Throughout her professional career Akia has held many titles including stock broker to high net worth clients near NYC's Wall Street and the esteemed position of Certified Financial Planner or CFP. She has worked for many well-known and respected companies including Citibank, JPMorgan, Apple, Google and Microsoft.  Today she is  a very ambitious entrepreneur that has owned 6 + companies and acted in a business coaching and on a consulting basis for 4 others. These unique experiences have helped shape Akia into the dynamic, powerful and inspirational business woman and public speaker she is today. 
Her business Optimize Your Spark© was officially born in 2015 after unofficially coaching many businesses since 2001.  Akia now serves as a Certified Life Coach who coaches and consults her clients through mindset, branding, online  marketing, building packages, package pricing, budgeting, target markets, target audiences, confident sales conversations, broadening their networks and more.  Akia is a member of the well-respected Certified Coaches Alliance as well as the International Coach Federation.  Her business operates under the ethical guidelines and moral standards set by both allowing her clients ease, confidence and trust in their coaching partnerships.  She is also a Public Speaker, Former Club President of her Toastmasters Club and a Huffington Post Contributor.
Akia built her vision brick by brick and acquired life lessons along the way.   Her desire to win for both herself and those around her as well as the love and support of her family keep her reaching higher and higher. 
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