Stella Grizont is the Founder and CEO of WOOPAAH, a company dedicated to helping organizations and individuals flourish. From speaking, to consulting, to splashing around in paint, to breaking stuff, to screaming your heart out in a truck, Stella designs immersive experiences that have been used and loved by organizations such as Google, Columbia University, and The New York Department of Transportation.
Grizont was one of the first 150 people in the world to receive a Masters in Applied Positive Psychology from the University of Pennsylvania. She is a regular contributor to MSNBC's Your Business show and has been featured on ABC News, The Today Show, Fox, Entrepreneur Magazine, Vanity Fair, and other media outlets for her insights on entrepreneurship, business, and happiness. Stella has lectured for several universities including New York University, MIT, Barnard College, Rutgers, Baruch, and Bowdoin College.
Prior to founding WOOPAAH, Stella spent the last 8 years coaching women entrepreneurs through her former company, Ladies Who Launch in New York City. Stella's workshops and content have been shared with over 100,000 people. In addition to working with start-up's, Grizont also led Brand Strategy initiatives for larger companies including NBC Universal, American Express, Four Season, and Dannon.
Stella's passion is helping people see more possibilities and live to their fullest. She is caught regularly wearing absurdly bright colors and smiling. She now resides in Oakland, California, with her husband Ilya.