Monica McCoy of Conyers to be honored at women’s economic summit in India

Monica McCoy

ATLANTA - Monica McCoy, a global speaker, coach and career strategist from Conyers, will be among 50 women leaders from more than 100 countries, receiving the prestigious WEF17 “Iconic Women Creating A Better World For All” Award, at the Women’s Economic Forum (WEF) in New Delhi, India, next week.

The highly anticipated Women’s Economic Forum will include a confluence of women leaders and achievers, including many dignitaries, who will be giving workshops and speaking on a variety of topics under the conference’s theme, “Women: Creating, Innovating, Understanding and Driving the Future.”

McCoy is owner of Atlanta-based Monica Motivates, where she conducts workshops for companies and organizations on stepping inside the arena and consults with business professionals and owners on business initiatives.

“I am extremely excited to be part of the WEF conference and have the opportunity to share my global message of ‘Getting Inside the Arena,’ and helping to empower women to understand how they can have more control over their lives and careers, hit their career goals and be centered amid turmoil. It is an honor,” shared McCoy. “To learn that I am included among the award recipients was also a very pleasant surprise,” she said.

Among the companies and organizations from around the world to be represented at the 2017 WEF Conference where more than 500 sessions and workshops will be held, include BMW, Facebook, Google, Teach India and Fortis Escorts among others. The event takes place in New Delhi from May 8 – May 13 at the ­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­Pullman Hotel New Delhi.

“We are honored to have award-winning global speaker, executive coach and career strategist, Monica McCoy, speak to our Women’s Economic Forum attendees about the keys to stepping into and staying inside the arena!” says Women’s Economic Forum’s Global Chairperson, Dr. Harbeen Arora. “Due to her leadership with global women’s initiatives, Ms. McCoy will be receiving the “Iconic Women Creating A Better World For All” Award.

A former Acting Global Director with The Coca-Cola Company, McCoy is also a recipient of the 2015 YWCA Corporate Woman of Achievement Award. She is a sought after speaker for industry and professional groups like Coca-Cola’s LINC (Lead, INspire, Connect) Business Resource Group, where she chaired their global 2015 Leadership Conference of more than 1,000 members in 32 countries. Other organizations for which she has shared her success tactics and expertise, include Georgia Tech’s Global Women’s Conference, the KOSBE Awards, Alpha Kappa Alpha, INROADS, Georgia State University, and many others.

McCoy will soon be launching an E-Course “Are You Ready to Step Inside the Arena?” The E-Course provides nine success modules, including understanding your strengths, recognizing the givers and takers in your circle, understanding your P.I.E. (Performance, Image and Exposure), and creating a 90-day plan. The course will be launched in May and will be available on

For more information about Monica Motivates, go to or follow her on Facebook @MonicaMotivatesLLC; Instagram @monicadmccoy; Twitter @MonicaMotivates and LinkedIn@MonicadMcCoy.

The WEF is an associate of the All Ladies League (ALL), the world’s largest all-inclusive international women’s chamber and a movement for the welfare, wealth and well-being of all women. With Over 500 chapters and over 50,000 members across 150 countries, ALL and WEF are the fastest growing global network of women, where women (and the men who support them), are coming together to unleash their collective potential. It holds events throughout the year across the globe empowering women to expand business opportunities and increase their global influence through peer exchange and networking across borders, while being inspired by some of the world’s most successful entrepreneurs, authors, speaker, leaders and celebrities.

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