After spending a decade climbing the corporate ladder as a communications executive and event producer, Jenny jumped off the proverbial cliff when she quit her high-pressure, six-figure job and became a yoga teacher turned coach and mentor to savvy women-on-a-mission.
Jenny is CEO of Jenny Fenig Worldwide, LLC, a company dedicated to guiding women to to find their unique path, leave a legacy and enjoy the ride. Jenny Fenig Worldwide paves the way for gutsy female leaders to make a positive impact in their life, business and community. Through coaching, training and live events and retreats, women get access to the tools, wisdom and moxie to speak up and be the change agents they were meant to be.
Jenny’s unique style of yoga-inspired coaching has led to her to be dubbed “Zen Jenny.” She believes that mindful, courageous living is the key to success. Jenny’s a fan of the adage: “If you don’t know where you’re going, any road will take you there.” She employs a powerful process of aligning values with action steps … and empowering her clients to do one thing that will change everything: DECIDE.
Jenny started her career as a communications manager for Kick Butts Day, an initiative to curb kids’ tobacco use. She then moved to top public relations agency Porter Novelli in New York City, developing global, strategic programs for blue-chip clients like Kellogg, M&Ms, Polaroid and Pfizer. A highlight of her time at PN was traveling around the world with soccer star Pelé promoting the importance of men’s sexual health and well-being.
Jenny then became a producer for the Institute for International Research (IIR), an elite, global conference organization, creating must-attend events for marketing, design and customer management executives. This fast-paced position gave her the opportunity to book visionary speakers including peak performance expert Tony Robbins, former Secretary of State Colin Powell, management guru Tom Peters, Tour de France champion Lance Armstrong, and best-selling author Malcolm Gladwell.
In 2008, Jenny launched her coaching and training business to make full use of her talents and passion for inspiring women to embrace their power in their business and life. She hasn’t looked back.
She is the founder and host of the Retreat for Goddesses, a life-changing weekend for gutsy gals to unplug, connect and rock life. Jenny created the Gutsy Goddess Society, a sparkly community for gutsy gals living life on purpose, to provide a forum for women to dream, scheme and action plan together. Jenny was also the co-founder of a series of popular, transformational support groups for moms in New York City.
Jenny is a powerful speaker and teacher who empowers her audience to dream big and go after what they most want in this lifetime. She’s spoken to groups of corporate leaders, entrepreneurs, associations and students.
She works with several top coaches and mentors to continuously rise to the next level and make an impact in the world.
Jenny graduated summa cum laude from the University of Florida with a degree in public relations and a minor in business administration. She received her coaching certification from the renowned Institute for Professional Excellence in Coaching (iPEC). Jenny has received her Associate Certified Coach (ACC) credential from the International Coach Federation (ICF).
She earned her yoga teaching certification from Sonic Yoga’s Center for Yoga Studies. Jenny has spent time at an ashram and has studied with top yoga teachers and scholars Seane Corn, Dharma Mittra, Shiva Rea, David Swenson, Natasha Rizopoulos, Gurmukh Kaur Khalsa and Graham Schweig.
After spending more than a decade living in New York City, Jenny now lives in the Berkshires of Western Massachusetts with her husband, two young sons, and cats.
Jenny Fenig Worldwide, LLC donates a portion of its proceeds to the Julie Amon Dolphins of Strength Scholarship, an award created in Jenny’s late sister’s honor.