Paula Vail selected as Empowered Woman of the Year for 2019 by the International Association of Top Professionals (IAOTP)

United States, Washington, Lakewood – 03-25-2019 ( — Paula Vail, Owner & Founder of Wellness Inspired has been selected as Empowered Woman of the Year for 2019 by the International Association of Top Professionals (IAOTP) for her outstanding leadership and commitment to her industry.  

While inclusion with the International Association of Top Professionals is an honor in itself, only a few women are chosen for this distinction based on their years of experience in the field, professional accomplishments, academic achievements, leadership abilities, and contributions to their communities.  These are truly incredibly talented women who have dedicated their life to their work and have had a lifetime of achievement and success in a male dominated industry!
Paula was also selected by IAOTP as Top Wellness Coach of the Year for 2017 and Top Female Executive for 2018, for her success as a Female Entrepreneur who empowers and inspires professionals across the globe with her positive message and outlook on life.   
Paula was honored at IAOTP’s 2017 Annual Awards Gala at the Ritz Carlton in Battery Park NYC for both distinctions and she will be honored at IAOTP’s 2019 Annual Awards Gala being held at the Bellagio Hotel in Las Vegas, at the end of this year. 
Paula is being recognized for this distinction for dedicating over 10 years of her life as a Reiki practitioner and in the Health and Wellness Industry.  She is a dynamic, results-driven leader, Mother, Entrepreneur who’s positive outlook on life and happiness in infectious.  She has demonstrated success not only with Wellness Inspired and her Reiki Teaching but also as a successful business woman and TV/Radio Show Host for her show on KKNW radio, KMET radio, 5DTV, and called “Choices: Finding your Joy”.  
Paula’s book “Why am I so Happy” will be released in June 2019. Paula is also a contributing author in the book “America’s Leading Ladies who positively impact our world” along with Oprah Winfrey, Melinda Gates, Suze Orman, and many other amazing women. It is due to be released in spring of 2019.  
With her diverse background and experience Paula has been able to share her gifts, joy for life and experiences with people on a global level.  From the day she was born she said she has had a reason to be thankful for her life being born prematurely.  She always believed happiness is a choice people have.  While in college, she worked for a restaurant in Tacoma, Washington that she ended up buying and worked in that restaurant for over 27 years. She gave birth to three wonderful children and wanted to spend more time with them.  She converted her garage to a functional day care called Fun Times Daycare with 2 employees while still finding the time to manage the restaurant.  After selling the restaurant is when she began learning Reiki.  Paula’s Reik teachers included William Lee Rand, she received the Usui Master training in Machu Picchu, Peru, and she has her Level III Master in Serenity Vibrational Healing with crystal bowls and illumination and continues her training in Shamanism and Quantum Healing Techniques. 
The President of IAOTP, Stephanie Cirami, stated “Choosing Paula for this award was an easy decision for our panel to make.  She is talented, humble, gracious, bright, and brilliant at what she does and we felt she would make an amazing asset to our organization.  We are looking forward to celebrate in her success at this year’s gala.”  
Throughout her illustrious career Paula has received numerous awards, accolades and has been recognized worldwide for her outstanding leadership and commitment to the profession. For three years in a row, Wellness Inspired was voted the “Best in Tacoma” in the wellness category earning a place in the Hall of Fame.  In 2015 & 2016 she was featured in the Women of Distinction Magazine and graced the front cover.  She received the Pinnacle Professional for the Year Award by Continental Whos Who where she was featured on a billboard in Times Square and featured in ICE Magazine (Inner Circle Executive).  For 2017 selected as Top Wellness Coach of the Year by the International Association of Top Professionals. For 2018 she graced the front cover of TIP (Top Industry Professional) Magazine and was selected as Top Female Executive by IAOTP.   
Looking back, Paula attributes her success to her training, her perseverance, mentors she has had along the way, and her passion for helping people live a healthy and happy lifestyle. For the future, she will continue to grow her teachings, grow as a professional and wants to continue to make a difference in people’s lives any way she can. 
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The International Association of Top Professionals (IAOTP) is an international boutique networking organization who handpicks the world’s finest, most prestigious top professionals from different industries.  These top professionals are given an opportunity to collaborate, share their ideas, be keynote speakers and to help influence others in their fields. This organization is not a membership that anyone can join.  You have to be asked by the President or be nominated by a distinguished honorary member after a brief interview.  
IAOTP’s experts have given thousands of top prestigious professionals around the world, the recognition and credibility that they deserve and have helped in building their branding empires.  IAOTP prides itself to be a one of a kind boutique networking organization that hand picks only the best of the best and creates a networking platform that connects and brings these top professionals to one place. 
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