International Women’s Leadership Honoree “Rising Star”

Cassandra Jertshagen, CEO

Cassandra Jertshagen is a young leader working in two countries and two different industries – The US and Sweden. In the US she is the owner representative for the Swedish owned hotel Pelican Grand Beach Resort, located on the beach in Ft Lauderdale. In Sweden she recently became the CEO of the family business “Jefast” – a real estate company focusing on owning, developing and renting housing and commercial spaces in the south parts of Sweden. Although she is at a young age, she has run a night club, lived in France for a year and a half, created and designed PURE Spa in Ft Lauderdale and is now working on building a city mall with a cinema, several restaurants and an 80 apartment building in Sweden.