Alexa Carlin is a nationally recognized professional speaker and founded and became the CEO of Women Empower X. Inspired by her own entrepreneurial pursuits, Alexa founded WEX with the mission to help more women pursue their passions. She wanted to help more women get to the next level in their career.
In high school, Alexa founded her own business and became the sole licensee to design jewelry for fashion company in L.A. This entrepreneurial spirit led her to starting a blog in college, Hello Perfect. This blog served the purpose of helping young women gain confidence in themselves. It attracted Mark Cuban, Shaquille O’Neal, Steve Madden, Marc Jacobs and many other influential celebrities.
Only months from graduating college, Alexa found herself in a coma with a 1% chance of living. This near-death experience led to a number of health issues today. She sees this experience as something to be grateful for as it was her prime motivation to share her story. By traveling across the globe, Alexa was able to share her story authentically for many audiences.
Alexa Carlin was featured on the cover of Meetings & Conventions Magazine as 1 of 15 “Young Millennial Go-Getters To Watch” and named one of the “Most Powerful Women In Fort Lauderdale” by Gold Coast’s Fort Lauderdale Daily.
She has been featured on Cheddar TV, FOX, ABC, CBS, OWN and in Entrepreneur, Glamour Magazine, Mashable, and TEDx. With a following that reaches over 75,000 people on and offline, Alexa’s mission is to make a difference in at least one persons life every day.