Founder of Haydee Antezana International and Professional Impressions – an Impression Management Specialist Haydee has been the Trusted Advisor of thousands of individuals from start ups to teams in FORTUNE 500 companies for over 20 years. Her audiences have ranged from graduates to executive management in the retail, pharmaceutical, financial, professional services, mining industries and government departments. Over the year’s she has coached celebrities and hundreds of pageant winners including Miss World 2014.
Her contagious energy, “say it like it is” style, delightful humour, powerful message, engaging and customised presentations result in ROI and ROE (Return on Engagement).
After graduating from the Nelson Mandela University with a Bachelor of Commerce degree (majoring in Business Economics and Organizational Psychology) she obtained an International Honors Diploma in Advertising and Branding. For a decade she went on to hold marketing management positions at global cosmetics giants L’Oréal and Lancôme before launching Professional Impressions – an Impression Management Consultancy in 1999.
A Certified Coach and Co-Author, in 2014 Haydee was awarded the prestigious CSP (Certified Speaking Professional) accreditation and has served as president of the SA Association of Image Consultants.
After streamlining her corporate training business, Haydee has re-located from the bustling metropolis of Johannesburg – South Africa to the wine region of Temecula – Southern California, where she lives her dream lifestyle with her husband and 3 kids (including delightful and busy toddler twins!)