Mali Phonpadith

CEO, Author, Speaker, Marketer, TV Show Host, Podcaster

Mali is the Founder of the SOAR Community Network, author, poet, speaker, messaging strategist and the Executive Producer of Tea with Mali. Her two podcasts, SOAR and Creative Entrepreneur Buzz Podcasts were both named "New & Noteworthy" on iTunes in Summer of 2014.

Mali specializes in helping her corporate and individual clients SOAR (See, Own, Articulate, Release) their unique vision and mission by aligning their personal gifts and professional talents with their passions and purpose. Her SOAR Mapping programs are offered as retreats, workshops and consultation to individuals, entrepreneurs, associations and corporate executives who want to powerfully articulate their unique differentiators to their intended audience.

She also helps entrepreneurs and executive management teams effectively market their core values by creating heartfelt and authentic website copy, blog content and social media messaging strategies.

A Million Fireflies is the title of her memoir about her voyage from war-torn Laos to America. She is also a coauthor of Seen and Sustained: Best Practices in Communication that Increase the Visibility of Small and Diverse Businesses, a professional development workbook.

The SOAR corporate and personal mapping processes aim to help visonary executive leaders, creative innovators and entrepreneurs define their individual qualities and then present those characteristics in a way that is creative and extraordinary. Mali and her team work to help clients realize their purpose and empower them to create change within their businesses and throughout their communities.

Mali's uncanny intuition and insight into the thoughts and feelings of her clients make her a unique leader in the messaging and marketing world. With over 17 years of experience in marketing, sales, and business development, Mali is the expert that many exemplary business owners have come to know and trust.