Entrepreneur Didi Wong Featured in The Wall Street Journal


Didi Wong, Founder and CEO of The Yes Academy, was selected to be featured in The Wall Street Journal to showcase her industry expertise as a “Master of Success”.

Encino, CA – October 5, 2018 – Didi Wong is the founder and CEO of multiple business, including The Yes Academy, a results and success driven educational program for entrepreneurs. Because of her dedication to her field, she was recently selected by the National Association of Experts, Writers, and Speakers® to be featured in The Wall Street Journal along with other leading professionals from across the nation. The spread titled “Masters of Success” shines the spotlight on this elite group of entrepreneurs and their gradual route to prosperity. The piece ran in the August 7, 2018 edition of The Wall Street Journal. In a full-page feature, the National Association of Experts, Writers, and Speakers® recognized Wong as a “Master of Success” in business.

The Wall Street Journal feature highlights Wong’s forward thinking and recognition as an expert in her industry by detailing her course through the highs and lows of business building. The publication summarized her success with the following:

“Born in Hong Kong, raised in England, and now residing in Los Angeles, Didi Wong is an international award-winning speaker, serial entrepreneur, and angel investor. Her expertise is in the industries of entrepreneur education, event planning, public speaking, mentoring, interior design and real estate. Her superpowers include connecting people strategically and raising her four children, including twins under eight.”

The Wall Street Journal is a publication that curates U.S. and world news. The winner of 36 Pulitzer prizes, the esteemed newspaper has been a trusted name in the journalism industry since 1889. Their thorough analysis and in-depth reporting has attracted readers across the world and helped maintain their reputation as a go-to source for international information. Wong’s appearance on this distinguished platform allows her to spread her business knowledge and further solidify her reputation as a leader among entrepreneurs.

About NAEWS®:

The National Association of Experts, Writers & Speakers® (NAEWS) was founded to honor entrepreneurs and professionals around the world for their contribution to education, enlightenment and the advancement of business. This organization was created to help people come together and uncover the secrets of the world’s top experts, writers and speakers in order to attain a higher level of success. By providing information, strategies and networking opportunities, the National Association of Experts, Writers & Speakers® enables creative and knowledgeable people to build on their talents to achieve even more personal and professional success.

About Didi Wong:

Born in Hong Kong, raised in England and now residing in Los Angeles, Didi Wong is an international serial entrepreneur and angel investor with expertise in the industries of entrepreneur education, event planning, public speaking, mentoring, interior design and real estate.

Didi is the Founder and CEO of multiple businesses including The Yes Academy, “the Entrepreneur School”, a results and success driven educational program for entrepreneurs and mothers , focusing on branding yourself, mastering your 60 second elevator pitch, social media and marketing, mindset and how to get investors and everyday people to say “yes.”  Social Spotlight Events, a special events company focusing on fundraising and gifting suites where Didi leverages her relationship capital for philanthropic endeavors by introducing mega social media influencers and celebrities to top billion dollar brands like Lexus and Nestle and charitable organizations in initiating multi-million dollar deals. Didi and her husband Michael own an interior design company J2D2 Designs, where they have completed full multi-million dollar renovations with the design focus on their signature transitional style and Feng Shui.  They are also seasoned real estate investors.

Didi’s multiple civic and philanthropic affiliations include sitting on the board of Cedars Sinai Hospital’s Obstetrics Patient and Family Care Council, sitting on the Millennial board of the Unstoppable Foundation and a Partner with Girl Up, a United Nations Foundation.

Didi is a judge on the #1 digital record-breaking business show “Entrepreneur Elevator Pitch” where the last episode in Season 1 had 23 million views.  She is also currently filming the feature movie documentary “Impact” about her life as a public speaker, due to launch Summer 2019.  She was recently awarded “Women of the Decade for Entrepreneurship and Venture Capital” by The Women Economic Forum that is recognized internationally with members from 150+ countries.

She has been published as a life coach and advisor by POPSUGAR, NBC New s , FOXNews.com, Yahoo!Style, Telemundo, Bustle, Brit & Co. and more .   She is co-authoring a book “Success Breakthroughs” with the legendary Jack Canfield.

Her super powers lie in the fact that she manages her four children under the age of seven, including a set of identical twins and all five of her businesses, always with a smile on her face.  Didi says, “ Raising four kind, respectful and all- rounded humans is truly more challenging than managing a multi-million dollar company!”


Brittany Barocsi
Dicks and Nanton Celebrity Branding Agency

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