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Nancy Youssef

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Goal #2 Zero Hunger with Nancy Youssef

Scaling Impact

In this episode we speak with Nancy Youssef, a multiple award winning finance strategist and founder of Classic Finance Group, a boutique finance firm based in Sydney. She is an energetic philanthropist and an ambassador of the work of The Hunger Project Australia, raising money to fund microfinance loans and help build resilience and business skills in some of the poorest corners of the world. Nancy is also the author of  the book Fear Money Purpose.  Tune in as we unearth Nancy's passion on how she is leveraging the United Nation's Sustainable Development Goals, especially goal 2 of zero hunger, to scale impact. 


22 Jun 2022

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S1 E6 | Nancy Youssef, Chief Business Development Officer at Soles4Souls

Masters of Craft

In episode 6 of the Masters of Craft podcast, we speak with Nancy Youssef, Chief Corporate Development Officer for Soles4Souls, on creating global entrepreneurs through an innovative nonprofit approach.Nancy Youssef currently serves as Chief Corporate Development Officer for Soles4Souls, a non-profit enterprise based in Nashville. Soles4Souls turn unwanted shoes and clothing into opportunity, by keeping them from going to waste and putting them to good use – providing relief, creating jobs and empowering people to break the cycle of poverty.She is also the Founder and President of Curves with Purpose, established in 2017, a women’s e- commerce marketplace celebrating shape diversity, serving sizes up to 5X, curating global brands, utilizing fit tech and helping disrupt the cycle of poverty through charitable partnerships. She served as senior vice president of international business development for Destination XL group, the largest omni-channel speciality retailer of big and tall men’s apparel.Prior to Destination XL, Nancy was vice president of international business development for Genesco, Inc. where she pioneered the Fortune 1000 footwear and apparel retailer’s portfolio of brands outside the United States. She currently serves as a director on the Nashville Chamber of Commerce International Business Council, the Mayor’s Advisory Council for Minority and Women Owned Businesses and the Mayor’s Advisory Council for New Americans.Nancy earned her B.S. in Marketing from The Pennsylvania State University and has also completed International Fashion Design studies at the Instituto Marangoni in Milan, Italy which gave her the opportunity to become fluent in her fifth language, adding Italian to Arabic, English, French, and Spanish.Subscribe on Apple Podcasts and Spotify.Learn more about the show here.


30 Mar 2021

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Ep99 | Nancy Youssef - Classic Mentoring & Coaching

Synergen Leadership Podcast

Nancy Youssef is the founder of Classic Mentoring & Coaching. As a passionate mortgage broker and educator of new talent, she brings her love of service, teaching, learning and her commitment to the highest professional standards together to make a difference in the lives of her clients and the careers of her mentees. With a personal belief in practicing what she preaches, her ability to dig deep in business and in life to align her values with her Classic-branded businesses has seen Nancy grow into a unique position of professional leadership in the mortgage and business community. Nancy has been recognised by winning the MFAA Excellence Awards for Best Social & Community Champion in 2016 and 2017 as well as the Adviser magazine 2017 Better Business Award for Best Social Responsibility program. Episode highlights include: Nancy’s experience of starting her own business The lessons she has learned as a leader and how she has developed into the leader she is today Why Nancy decided to write her book, Fear Money Purpose The importance of sharing information and being transparent with your team Links Nancy's LinkedIn profile Nancy's website Purchase Nancy's book, Fear Money Purpose


16 Dec 2019

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Episode 185 - Fear, Money, Purpose with Nancy Youssef

The Extraordinary Business Book Club

'But that's really vulnerable. I don't really want people to read that.' 'Well, that's your story. And if you really want to give this your best shot, you've got to go deep.' When financier, businesswoman and philanthropist Nancy Youssef decided to entitle the book about the lessons she's learned in her life Fear. Money. Purpose. she didn't realise just how appropriate those words would be for the act of writing the book itself.  In this conversation she reveals how she took up the challenge, invested in the process, and transformed her original play-it-safe manuscript into a powerful personal story that wowed her publisher and transformed her own life. 


30 Sep 2019

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Rising Stories #140 Nancy Youssef - Curves with Purpose

Rising Stories

Continuing our women of Belmont series Nancy Youssef owner of Curves with Purpose an e-commerce fashion marketplace known for its dedication to plus size women. This diverse platform utilizes sophisticated digital measurement tools to help women navigate through sizing across brands. Mom, wife, dog owner and reader Nancy is also an adjunct professor at Belmont University here in Nashville. I can’t wait for you to hear our conversation about clothes sizes, women and her journey.  What she is loving:  Paul Mitchell curls --  https://amzn.to/2UcHhkX The Building of the Panama Canal The Lean Start Up   https://amzn.to/2UPQZ0S ★ KEEP UP WITH ME ★ ☯Instagram:  https://www.instagram.com/corinesandifer/ ☯Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/RisingStoriesPodcast/ ☯LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/corinesandifer/ ☯Pinterest: https://www.pinterest.com/corinesandifer/ ★ DONATE: paypal.me/CorineSandifer ★ ★ Venmo: @corinesandifer ★ ★Audible Freebie:  http://www.audibletrial.com/risingstories


11 Apr 2019

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Nancy Youssef - Episode #218

The Chenese Lewis Show

Nancy Youssef is the founder and President of Curves with Purpose, a plus size fashion community. The e-commerce marketplace is ascending the movement of shape diversity, curating global brands for women sizes up to 3X, utilizing an online fit tool to ease the online shopping experience and providing size and styling recommendation. Curves with Purpose also supports charitable organizations in an effort to help disrupt the cycle of poverty.


21 Jan 2019

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Nancy Youssef: Foreign Policy under the Trump Administration

Shorenstein Center Media and Politics Podcast

Nancy Youssef, national security correspondent for The Wall Street Journal, discussed the relations between the U.S. and a number of countries, including North Korea, as well as press access and President Trump’s approach to foreign policy, during a visit to the Shorenstein Center. This Shorenstein Center Speaker Series event was recorded September 26, 2017, at Harvard Kennedy School. Apologies for some audio quality issues during the audience Q&A. 


28 Sep 2017